Movies I Need To Watch Before I Die

Well these are my friend Dale Marquez’s suggestions at the very least. I’ve seen some of them already – back when I was young, for film classes back in college, during film festivals, and some with friends or on my own. Here is his list but I might add a title or two. Titles in italics mean I’ve seen them.

  • 2001 A Space Odyssey
  • Let The Right One In
  • The 39 Steps
  • Pierrot Le Fou
  • 2046
  • Take Shelter
  • Memento
  • The 400 Blows
  • An Education
  • Volver
  • Donnie Darko
  • 13 Samurais
  • Blue Velvet
  • Billy Liar
  • THX 1138
  • Solaris
  • Punch Drunk Love – and I hated it
  • Malena
  • Heavenly Creatures
  • Stranger Than Fiction
  • Claire’s Knee
  • The Party
  • Man On Wire
  • The Red Balloon
  • Lost In Translation
  • Playtime
  • Le Samourai
  • Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
  • Le Bonheur
  • Blow-Up
  • All About Lily Chou-chou
  • Rec
  • The Passenger
  • Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown
  • Gummo
  • Vertigo
  • Mary And Max
  • Peeping Tom
  • Some Kind Of Wonderful
  • Funky Forest
  • Brazil
  • The Fight Club
  • Chungking Express – my favorite
  • Last Year At Marienbad
  • Monty Python And The Holy Grail
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Shaun Of The Dead
  • The Phantom Of Liberty
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Elevator To The Gallows
  • Ratcatcher
  • Trois Couleurs: Rouge
  • Songs From The Second Floor
  • The Beaches Of Agnes
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Virgin Suicides
  • Ghost World
  • Beginners
  • Trainspotting
  • High Fidelity
  • Shallow Grave
  • Cinema Paradiso – my favorite
  • The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie
  • Oh Brother Where Art Thou
  • Spoorloos
  • Pump Up The Volume
  • Audition – didn’t finish. got bored
  • Repulsion
  • In The Mood For Love
  • Il Postino
  • Swingers
  • Trois Couleurs: Blanc
  • Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams
  • Secrets And Lies
  • Stranger Than Paradise
  • Breakfast Club
  • The Graduate
  • The Man With The Moving Camera
  • The Way Home
  • 8 1/2
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • To Catch A Thief
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Eyes Without A Face
  • The Obscure Object Of Desire
  • The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The Bakery Girl Of Monceau
  • Love Affair, or The Case Of The Missing Switchboard Operator
  • L’Avventura
  • Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels
  • Pi
  • Amelie – another favorite
  • Flirt
  • Au Revoir Les Enfants
  • Bande a Part
  • Billy Elliot
  • Belle De Jour
  • The Spirit Of The Beehive
  • Following
  • Usual Suspects
  • The Loneliness Of The Long-Distance Runner
  • Stroszek
  • Rear Window
  • Taste Of Honey
  • Save The Green Planet
  • Hausu
  • Dogville
  • Living In Oblivion
  • Kill The Day
  • Late Spring
  • The Double Life Of Veronique
  • Irma Vep
  • Magnolia
  • Paperhouse
  • A bout de Souffle
  • Late August, Early September
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Seven Samurai
  • Old Boy
  • Y Tu Mama Tambien
  • The Princess And The Warrior
  • City Of God
  • Cleo From 5 to 7
  • Sex, Lies And Videotape
  • Nobody Knows
  • Le Derriere
  • The Dreamers
  • Festen
  • 24 Hour Party People
  • Children Of Men
  • Pretty In Pink
  • A Woman Under The Influence
  • Weekend
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Before Sunset
  • Infernal Affairs
  • La Jetee
  • Pan’s Labyrinth
  • Grizzly Man
  • Control
  • The City Of Lost Children
  • El Topo
  • Talk To Her
  • Amateur
  • Mon Oncle
  • Happiness
  • Fanny And Alexander
  • Wild Strawberries
  • Dr. Strangelove
  • Not One Less
  • The Devil And Daniel Johnston
  • Night On Earth
  • American Psycho
  • Run Lola Run
  • Moon
  • Closely Watched Trains
  • Orfeu Negro
  • Akira
  • The Shining
  • Through A Glass Darkly
  • Almost Famous
  • Meshes Of The Afternoon
  • Career Opportunities
  • Masculin Feminin
  • Bob Le Flambeur
  • The Devil’s Backbone
  • The Last Great Wilderness
  • The Cranes Are Flying
  • 500 Days Of Summer
  • Rashomon
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Rififi
  • The Skin I Live In
  • Persona
  • Ladri di Biciclette
  • Un Chien Andalou
  • The Gleaners And I
  • The Wicker Man
  • Annie Hall
  • The Third Man
  • Career Girls
  • Clerks
  • Groundhog Day
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Harold And Maude
  • Notorious
  • My Architect
  • Jeux Interdits
  • Eraserhead
  • Loves Of A Blonde
  • Pulp Fiction
  • The Lady Vanishes
  • The Cabinet Of Dr. Caligari
  • The Last Days Of Disco
  • Insomnia
  • Knife In The Water
  • M
  • Tokyo Story

I’ll make a different list with my recommendations some day.


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