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Current Movie Rankings

Very Fresh
Release
The Lovers
NEW
Hounds of Love
May 12
The Wedding Plan
May 12
3.8Guardians of the Galaxy
May 5
I, Daniel Blake
May 5
Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer
Apr. 28
The Lost City of Z
Apr. 21
Disneynature: Born in China
Apr. 21
Your Name (Kimi No No Wa)
Apr. 7
After the Storm
Mar. 17
Logan
Mar. 3
Get Out
Feb. 24


Fresh
Release
Alien: Covenant
NEW
Chuck
NEW
Tommy's Honour
NEW
The Commune
NEW
What a Wonderful Family!
NEW
Bon Cop, Bad Cop 2
May 12
The Wall
May 12
Buster's Mal Heart
may 12
This Is Not What I Expected
May 5
Shock Wave (Chai Dān Zhuan Jia)
May 5
I, Olga Hepnarová
Apr. 28
Love Off The Cuff
Apr. 28
Baahubali 2 - Telugu
Apr. 28
Colossal
Apr. 21
Free Fire
Apr. 21
The Fate of the Furious
Apr. 14
Manje Bistre
Apr. 14
Gifted
Apr. 7
The Case For Christ
Apr. 7
Life
Mar. 24
Rabb da Radio
Mar. 24
4.3Beauty and the Beast
Mar. 17
T2: Trainspotting 2
Mar. 17
The Sense of an Ending
Mar. 17
Kong: Skull Island
Mar. 10
Hello Destroyer
Mar. 10


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Everything, Everything
NEW
Alone in Berlin
NEW
Kill Switch
NEW
Hindi Medium
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Lahoriye
May 12
Meri Pyaari Bindu
May 12
The Dinner
May 5
Battle of Memories
Apr. 28
The Kitchen World Chef Battle
Apr. 28
The Promise
Apr. 21
Phoenix Forgotten
Apr. 21
Big Daddy
Apr. 21
Going In Style
Apr. 7
The Boss Baby
Mar. 31
The Zookeeper's Wife
Mar. 31
Ghost in the Shell
Mar. 31
Saban's Power Rangers
Mar. 31
Goon: Last of the Enforcers
Mar. 17


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Snatched
May 12
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
May 12
Porobashinee
May 5
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Noor
Apr. 21
Smurfs: The Lost Village
Apr. 7
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Favourite Movies of 2016

1 La La Land
2 Elle
3 Manchester By The Sea
4 Hell Or Hight Water
5 Arrival
6 Deadpool
7 The Handmaiden
8 Jackie
9 Moonlight
10 Silence

For a complete list of Dr. J's favourite 2016 Movies and Performances:
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To see what several hundred critics thought of the movies in 2016:
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2012 Sight and Sound, Greatest Films of All Time

What is the greatest movie of all-time? For 40 years, Orson Welles' Citizen Kane has been the consistent answer, for both critics and directors. That movie has now been pushed aside to number 2 by both of these groups in the Sight and Sound's 2012 Best Movie Poll. The British Film Institute has completed this survey every 10 years since 1952, and it might be the definitive poll on the greatest movies. The new winners? The critics picked Hitchcock's Vertigo, and the director's picked Yazujiro Ozu's Tokyo Story.

To see what other films were selected, some as recent as from 2011, check out:

  The Critics' Top 250 Poll  
  The Directors' Top 100 Poll  

  Dr. J's 100 All-Time Favourite Movies List  



Favourite Movies of All-Time
(as of 2012)


Movie Director Year
1 Casablanca Curtiz 1942
2 Tootsie Pollack 1982
3 Spirited Away Miyazaki 2002
4 Some Like It Hot Wilder 1959
5 Singin' In The Rain Kelly, Donen 1952
6 The Big Sleep Hawks 1946
7 Sunset Boulevard Wilder 1950
8 Dr. Strangelove Kubrick 1964
9 Late Spring Ozu 1949
10 A Night At The Opera Wood 1935
11 His Girl Friday Hawks 1940
12 All About Eve Mankiewicz 1950
13 The Wizard Of Oz Fleming 1939
14 Moulin Rouge Luhrmann 2001
15 Manhatten Allen 1979
16 Aliens Cameron 1986
17 The Maltese Falcon Huston 1941
18 Lost In Translation S. Coppola 2003
19 The Grand Illusion Renoir 1937
20 To Sir With Love Clavell 1967

A list of Dr. J's 100 favourite movies, compiled in 2012:
  Favourite Films of All-Time List  



Favourite Movies of the 21st Century
(as of 2017)


Movie Director Country Year
1 Spirited Away Miyazaki Japan 2002
2 Moulin Rouge Luhrmann Australia 2001
3 Lost in Translation S. Coppola U. S. / Japan 2003
4 Far From Heaven Haynes U. S. 2002
5 Pan's Labyrinth del Toro Mexico 2006
6 Mulholland Drive Lynch U. S. 2001
7 Before Sunset Linklater U. S. / France 2004
8 In The Mood For Love Wong Kar-Wai Hong Kong 2000
9 Up! Docter U. S. 2009
10 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Lee Hong Kong 2000

A list of Dr. J's 100 favourite movies, compiled in 2012:
  Favourite Films of All-Time List  



Favourite Songs of All-Time
(as of 2011)

1 Love Will Tear Us Apart Joy Division 1980
2 Only Love Can Break Your Heart Neil Young 1970
3 You Shook Me All Night Long AC/DC 1979
4 Bachelorette Bjork 1997
5 Sour Suite The Guess Who 1972
6 Regret New Order 1993
7 Such Great Heights Postal Service 2003
8 Just My Imagination Temptations 1971
9 Moments in Love Art of Noise 1984
10 Someone To Watch Over Me Ella Fitzgerald 1950


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