Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
7
vote
100 Views    Share:

2017: Films I've Watched in May

Movie list created by SwornShadow Avatar

Add header image

Choose file... or enter url:
Sort by: Showing 25 items
Decade: Rating: List Type:
People who added this item 489 Average listal rating (307 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.1
First Watched 5/1/2017

Shakespeare’s Macbeth retold in a Japanese setting with Samurai and Toshiro Mifune as the lead :D and it is directed by Akira Kurosawa!!!

Well I am f**king sold :D

Fantastic piece of cinema in terms of atmosphere and acting really a great example of taking a classic piece of literature and making it your own without being unfaithful to the source that it came from.

Plus, in case you did not pick up on it I am a bit of a sucker for Mifune and Kurosawa flicks so I might be a bit biased XD but probably not this film is amazing I am dead serious o-o
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 183 Average listal rating (102 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5
First Watched 5/1/2017

A philosophical dark retelling of the Little Red Riding Hood Fable?

Animated?

Set in Japan?

Bittersweet?

Whelp I am sold on this one :D and you should be too!

IT is a slow burn though so if that kind of movie pace is not your thing then beware!
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 731 Average listal rating (421 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 6.7
First Watched 5/3/2017

I always love it when I find a film that just drips of the 90’s.

You might recognize several stars who were just getting their feet wet in terms of acting.

Plus, all the chicks are hot XD I am sorry if that sounds shallow but it is true damn it! Especially Liv Tyler I mean mother of God has she got it goin’ on!!! It is so weird I am a sucker for the 80’s ascetic and lifestyle but something about chicks from the 90’s mand they just have that magic you just cannot touch . . . . er em ... right back to my thoughts . . .

Anyway this film has several laughs, great soundtrack, and a pretty well rounded cast that makes for a fun ride check it out :D
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 577 Average listal rating (431 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.8
First Watched in the Theater 5/4/2017

So freakin’ awesome!

Great cast of characters! Fantastic Ear-gasmic soundtrack! Great special effects! More of a personal tale with character development galore! So many laughs! Also, some tears!!! Man this movie has it all :D in fact why aren’t I watching it now?

Anyway where the first Guardians film was more of an establishing film along with a MCU building film Vol. 2 of the Guardians is a different beast in a sense that what happens in this film is more for the Guardians and less for the MCU is that makes sense.

But, seriously everyone gets some more character development and progression in this film as each has to face down new and old demons alike in this intergalactic adventure and it was one hell of a ride that I would definitely ride again :D
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 296 Average listal rating (155 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
First Watched 5/5/2017

This movie is . . . . . pretty 80’s XD

And that is coming from someone who is a huge fan and like I said sucker for the 80’s so take of that what you will.

But, seriously from the colors, to the designs, to the voice acting, and other such things you can tell this was that era of 80’s anime that might not withstand the test of time XD but I kinda liked it because it had enough to keep me entertained in that Saturday morning cartoon kind of feeling but with a bit of an edge to it because there are some metal moments in this flick so I have to give credit where it is due.

So yeah might tune into this one again and for everyone else I would say at least give it one watch :)
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 153 Average listal rating (95 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.2
First Watched 5/7/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 404 Average listal rating (231 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7
First Watched 5/7/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 746 Average listal rating (443 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
After Hours (1985)
First Watched 5/9/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
First Watched 5/11/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1058 Average listal rating (651 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.5
Suspiria (1977)
First Watched 5/11/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 165 Average listal rating (89 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8
First Watched 5/13/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 366 Average listal rating (155 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.1
Faust (1926)
First Watched 5/14/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 75 Average listal rating (47 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.1
D.O.A. (1988)
First Watched 5/17/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1445 Average listal rating (938 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
[Rec] (2007)
First Watched 5/17/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 21 Average listal rating (20 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7
Blame! (2017)
First Watched 5/19/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 43 Average listal rating (23 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.1
First Watched 5/23/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1129 Average listal rating (695 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 5.3
First Watched 5/23/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 237 Average listal rating (100 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.5
Angst (1983)
First Watched 5/25/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 645 Average listal rating (348 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.6
Following (1998)
First Watched 5/25/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 220 Average listal rating (144 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.3
First Watched 5/27/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 200 Average listal rating (130 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.4
The Gauntlet (1977)
First Watched 5/29/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 593 Average listal rating (306 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.5
First Watched 5/30/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 290 Average listal rating (198 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.7
First Watched 5/31/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1559 Average listal rating (932 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Amores Perros (2000)
First Watched 5/31/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1728 Average listal rating (1090 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.5
Modern Times (1936)
First Watched 5/31/2017
SwornShadow's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom

Funny thing about the month of May.

Emotions ride high during this time and what results resonate in the land of films during this time . . . . . . .

Who knows!?!

All I know is that one way or another the piper must be paid; and his toll is to be paid in films of all kinds :D oh boy now that is the kind of bill I look forward to paying I better get watching films right away ^-^

Added to




Related lists

CT's movies watched in 2017
427 item list by cteddiesgirl
8 votes
Films I've Seen in 2017 (May)
21 item list by garfield2710
4 votes
Films watched in 2017
302 item list by nathan
7 votes
Films I've seen in 2012
177 item list by SwornShadow
24 votes 9 comments
2016: Films I've Watched in May
24 item list by SwornShadow
4 votes
Top 10 best films I've seen at the cinema in 2017
20 item list by mirinbuddy
7 votes
Movies I've watched in 2012
7 item list by CannelleRoll
2 votes
Watched in 2017 so far...
131 item list by imanshole
51 votes 3 comments
Movies that I've watched in 2017
58 item list by MovieCriticGamer
10 votes
Watced in 2017
61 item list by apc 53
25 votes

View more top voted lists

People who voted for this also voted for


More lists from SwornShadow




Post comment


Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block