Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
Avatar
Added by Petri on 10 Jul 2011 01:22
7065 Views 10 Comments
79
vote

Few things I love about cinema

Add header image

Choose file... or enter url:
Sort by: Showing 45 items
Decade: Rating: List Type:
People who added this item 265 Average listal rating (107 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.4
The Cinema of Terry Gilliam and the way he is always ready to fight for his vision


Brazil (1985)


The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)


The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 422 Average listal rating (214 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.8
All That Jazz (1979)
Jazz!


Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 201 Average listal rating (99 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.8
Movies about theater

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 326 Average listal rating (180 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Alec Guinness in Ealing Comedies


Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)


Lavender Hill Mob (1951)


The Ladykillers (1955)

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 3023 Average listal rating (1890 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 8.9
Eli Wallach as Tuco "the Ugly"

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 154 Average listal rating (85 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Collector (1965)
Collecting DVD and Blu-ray releases

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 77 Average listal rating (31 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.6
To discover the hidden gems of world cinema



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
Watching a movie that makes me more cinephilic

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 349 Average listal rating (205 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.6
Enjoying Woody Allen's lesser efforts


Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 25 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 6.8
Villain (1971)
Great movie villains


Frank Booth in Blue Velvet (1986)


Stansfield in Leon (1994)


Bill the Butcher in Gangs of New York (2002)
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
American cinema of the 1970's


McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)


The Last Detail (1973)


Taxi Driver (1976)
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 4117 Average listal rating (2682 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.2
Movies that I can watch many times without getting bored of them



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
To find an interesting subculture from a documentary



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
Successful over the top performances

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1265 Average listal rating (714 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Barton Fink (1991)
Movies about writers

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
Peter Jackson succeeded in making Middle-earth come alive on the big screen

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
Martin Scorsese's passion for cinema and desire to share it

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 24 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.4
We all love great directors


Billy Wilder


John Cassavetes

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 652 Average listal rating (333 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Short Cuts (1993)
Great ensemble acting

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 195 Average listal rating (155 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 5.9
Charles Bronson as Paul Kersey in Death Wish film series



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1740 Average listal rating (1043 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 8.6
Landscape in westerns
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1923 Average listal rating (1265 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.6
True Grit (2010)
A good campfire

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2244 Average listal rating (1337 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8
Blue Velvet (1986)
The dreamlike, strange and threatening world of David Lynch



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1019 Average listal rating (638 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.2
David Lean's three epics


The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)


Lawrence of Arabia (1962)


Doctor Zhivago (1965)
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1631 Average listal rating (1063 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
Kevin Kline as Otto


Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 613 Average listal rating (286 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.4
Well made costume drama movies


A Room with a View (1985)


The Age of Innocence (1993)
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
Successful movie adaptations from Broadway musicals


West Side Story (1961)


My Fair Lady (1964)


The Sound of Music (1965)


Sweeney Todd (2007)
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2065 Average listal rating (1262 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.2
Raging Bull (1980)
Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro collaboration

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1453 Average listal rating (912 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
Rushmore (1998)
Bill Murray in Wes Anderson's movies


Rushmore (1998)


The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)


The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
To read some good film books and criticism



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 141 Average listal rating (59 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.1
Cinemania (2002)
To be the only paying customer in a movie theater. Otherwise screening would be cancelled?


Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 32 Average listal rating (25 ratings) 5 IMDB Rating 6.1
Early Uuno Turhapuro movies

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 93 Average listal rating (62 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.4
D.O.A. (1949)
Bar scenes in film noir films



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 68 Average listal rating (51 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.1
Hondo (1953)
John Wayne walking

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 301 Average listal rating (171 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8
Top Hat (1935)
Fred Astaire dancing

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2667 Average listal rating (1483 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.9
Ed Wood (1994)
Films about filmmaking

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1432 Average listal rating (706 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.1
(1963)
Truly personal films

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 1251 Average listal rating (738 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Roman Holiday (1953)
Audrey Hepburn smiling

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2618 Average listal rating (1515 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
Citizen Kane (1941)
Orson Welles as young Charles Foster Kane



"Dear Wheeler: you provide the prose poems. I'll provide the war."


Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2533 Average listal rating (1535 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.2
Shakespeare's work brought to the screen


Hamlet (1996)


Henry V (1944)
Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 6.9
Planning and having double features

Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 723 Average listal rating (469 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8
Duck Soup (1933)
Groucho Marx teasing Margaret Dumont

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 666 Average listal rating (317 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.4
Arizona Dream (1993)
Scene set in a cinema and one of my favorite movies is being shown



Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 769 Average listal rating (470 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8
Men walking into a gunfight, especially in westerns

Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom
People who added this item 595 Average listal rating (368 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Producers (1967)
Gene Wilder as Leo Bloom


Petri's rating:
Rate:
Watched Wanted Custom

My love letter to cinema.

There are a couple of these lists made before me and the original was popguns' list

Added to




Related lists

Few Things I Love About Cinema
15 item list by filmbuilder
3 votes 2 comments
Few things I love about cinema
40 item list by johanlefourbe
111 votes 14 comments
Few things the giraffe loves about cinema
41 item list by the giraffe
95 votes 21 comments
A few things I love about cinema
99 item list by Mackenzi
43 votes 8 comments
Some things I love about cinema
50 item list by Mr. Saturn
35 votes 2 comments
A Few Things Film Ninja Loves About Cinema
20 item list by Film Ninja
10 votes
Few things I love about cinema
25 item list by mateus1987
49 votes 3 comments
Few things I love about cinema
18 item list by natha3l
9 votes
Few things I love about cinema
28 item list by teenspirit.
19 votes 4 comments

View more top voted lists

People who voted for this also voted for



More lists from Petri




Comments

Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 11 15:07
Well done! I'm afraid this gimmick will get rather repetitive but you definitely pulled it off.

Funny fact : If I'm not mistaken, David Lynch has been mentionned on ALL the lists! Not bad, ain't it ?
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 11 15:49
Hieno lista! Itse unohdin omalta listalta totaalisesti noi elokuva pahikset vaikka sinne kuuluisivatkin :)
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 11 17:24
Awesome! So glad to see love for Gilliam and Groucho on here.
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 12 3:40
You've got great taste! Well done.
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 12 12:29
@DeathWish, I'm not sure everybody love David Lynch but he is indeed pretty amazing.
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 12 17:10
Hieno lista! Imartelevaa, että mun idea leviää. On myös mielenkiintoista seurata, kuinka erilaisista jutuista ihmiset innostuu. "To be the only paying customer in a movie theater." - tapahtuuko tätä muuten useinkin? Itse en nimittäin kuin kerran ole ollut tyhjässä salissa ja sekin oli tosiaan Turkissa.
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 12 19:50
Thank you everybody for voting! I think it is possible to make more of these lists, because movies have so many qualities to love.
Posted: 6 years, 3 months ago at Jul 12 20:56
Kiitos eleonora kehaisusta. Ei ole tullut aiemmin mieleen itsellä tällaista listaa tehdä, vaikka olen myös Manhattanin katsonut muutamaan otteeseen ja lukenut hiukan vastaavanlaisia listauksia.

Olen melko laiska vääntämään listoja ja todella perusjuttuja on tullut tehtyä. Tästä ideasta teki hienon se, että oli mahdollista poimia todella erilaisia asioita mukaan listalle. Ytimekäs esittely asiasta, kuvalla tai videolla maustettuna, huokuu elokuvan tarjoamaa nautintoa. Tämä tekee näistä listoista hienoja ja vastustamattomia.

Mitä tulee yksin salissa istumiseen, niin melko pienellä Finnkino-paikkakunnalla on tämä tullut koettua muutamaan otteeseen. Elokuvat ovat yleensä olleet sellaisia, että ensi-ilta on jo ollut aiemmin ja viimein saatu kopio paikkakunnalle tai sitten elokuvan esitysaika ollut liian myöhäinen. Lähtökohtaisesti toki sellaiset elokuvat kuin Captain Abu Raed tai Tales from the Golden Age eivät hirveitä massoja muutenkaan vedä. Onhan siinä oma tunnelmansa kun yksin istuu tukemassa maailmanelokuvaa :D


Posted: 5 years, 7 months ago at Mar 7 1:12
Fred Astaire is increbke and Groucho and Margaret Dumont were so great too! Amazing list!
Posted: 5 years, 7 months ago at Mar 7 20:00
Thanks. Yeah, that's why I love them.

Post comment


Insert image

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

Insert video

Format block