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AV Club’s List…and My Revisions

AV Club just published their list of 100 Best Films of the Decade So Far.   It’s a good list… I’ve seen about 2/3 of the movies on it.  But it’s also filled with real duds, movies that were a waste of time.  So here’s my revised list, with movies I like a lot more in their place.  (The italicized movies are the ones I haven’t seen.)

  1. The Master
  2. A Separation
  3. The Tree of Life
  4. Frances Ha
  5. The Act of Killing
  6. Boyhood American Hustle
  7. Dogtooth 
  8. Under the Skin
  9. The Social Network
  10. Before Midnight Selma
  11. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  12. Margaret
  13. Holy Motors Top Five
  14. Her
  15. Inside Llewyn Davis
  16. Two Days, One Night
  17. Whiplash
  18. Winter’s Bone
  19. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  20. Certified Copy Blancanieves
  21. Meek’s Cutoff Mud
  22. Everyone Else
  23. Moonrise Kingdom
  24. Zero Dark Thirty
  25. The Immigrant
  26. Drive
  27. Melancholia The Spectacular Now
  28. 12 Years A Slave
  29. Leviathan Frozen
  30. Inception
  31. Take Shelter
  32. Martha Marcy May Marlene
  33. Amour Short Term 12
  34. The Grey Killer Joe
  35. Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol
  36. 13 Assassins
  37. Magic Mike Silver Linings Playbook
  38. Bernie Chronicle
  39. Force Majeure
  40. Gone Girl
  41. The Wolf of Wall Street
  42. The Loneliest Planet The Perks of Being A Wallflower
  43. Computer Chess  Foxcatcher
  44. Stranger By the Lake
  45. Upstream Color
  46. A Touch of SiI Saw the Devil
  47. We Are the Best!  Flight
  48. The World’s End
  49. House of Tolerance
  50. Amer
  51. Haywire
  52. Beginners
  53. Room 237
  54. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  55. Neighboring Sounds
  56. Father of My Children
  57. Skyfall
  58. The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu
  59. Two Years At Sea
  60. The Raid
  61. The Deep Blue Sea
  62. A Dangerous Method Locke
  63. Tabu Submarine
  64. Blue is the Warmest Color Another Earth
  65. The Turin Horse Of Gods and Men
  66. Oslo August 31st The Descendants
  67. Goodbye to Language
  68. Winter Sleep
  69. Greenberg
  70. Secret Sunshine
  71. Beyond the Hills
  72. National Gallery
  73. Gravity
  74. Citizen Four
  75. Lincoln
  76. The Color Wheel
  77. Stray Dogs
  78. The Kid With A Bike
  79. Looper
  80. The Past
  81. Mysteries of Lisbon
  82. Bird People
  83. Cabin in the Woods
  84. The Strange Little Cat
  85. Drug War
  86. Exit Through the Gift Shop
  87. White Material
  88. Toy Story 3
  89. Barbara
  90. Carlos
  91. Avengers
  92. The Skin I Live In Never Let Me Go
  93. A Field in England
  94. Only Lovers Left Alive
  95. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  96. Black Swan
  97. The Interrupters
  98. You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet
  99. Mother
  100. Edge of Tomorrow
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  1. I watched around 30 Movies on it.

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