2017 First Watches

Renewed Appreciation: Moonrise Kingdom, Annie Hall, Before Sunrise, Hero, The Rules of the Game, Clouds of Sils Maria

  1. The Terrorizers (1986, Edward Yang) [February]
  2. Silence (2016, Martin Scorsese) [January]
  3. Before Sunset (2004, Richard Linklater) [March]
  4. Before Midnight (2013, Richard Linklater) [March]
  5. A New Leaf (1971, Elaine May) [March]
  6. Rebel Without a Cause (1955, Nicholas Ray) [March]
  7. Toni Erdmann (2016, Maren Ade) [February]
  8. Happy Hour (2015, Ryûsuke Hamaguchi) [January]
  9. Trouble in Paradise (1932, Ernst Lubitsch) [March]
  10. Hill of Freedom (2014, Hong Sang-soo) [February]
  11. Contempt (1963, Jean-Luc Godard) [March]
  12. Black Girl (1966, Ousmane Sembène) [January]
  13. Resident Evil: Retribution (2012, Paul W.S. Anderson) [January]
  14. To Live (1994, Zhang Yimou) [February]
  15. On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate (2002, Hong Sang-soo) [March]
  16. Anatahan (1953, Josef von Sternberg) [March]
  17. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016, Paul W.S. Anderson) [January]
  18. Raise the Red Lantern (1991, Zhang Yimou) [January]
  19. Paterson (2016, Jim Jarmusch) [January]
  20. The Mission (1999, Johnnie To) [February]
  21. Throne of Blood (1957, Akira Kurosawa) [January]
  22. House of Flying Daggers (2004, Zhang Yimou) [March]
  23. I Am Not Your Negro (2016, Raoul Peck) [February]
  24. The Unspeakable Act (2012, Dan Sallitt) [February]
  25. The Other Side (2015, Roberto Minervini) [January]
  26. Ju Dou (1990, Zhang Yimou) [January]
  27. 20th Century Women (2016, Mike Mills) [January]
  28. Kaili Blues (2015, Bi Gan) [February]
  29. John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017, Chad Stahelski) [February]
  30. The Bad Sleep Well (1960, Akira Kurosawa) [January]
  31. House of Tolerance (2011, Bertrand Bonello) [March]
  32. Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010, Paul W.S. Anderson) [January]
  33. Chronicle of a Summer (1961, Jean Rouch & Edgar Morin) [January]
  34. The Wise Kids (2011, Stephen Cone) [March]
  35. The Mend (2014, John Magary) [February]
  36. Akira (1988, Katsuhiro Otomo) [February]
  37. The Red Shoes (1948, Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger) [March]
  38. Resident Evil: Extinction (2007, Russell Mulcahy) [January]
  39. Get Out (2017, Jordan Peele) [February]
  40. Julieta (2016, Pedro Almodóvar) [January]
  41. Personal Shopper (2016, Olivier Assayas) [March]
  42. Charley Varrick (1973, Don Siegel) [February]
  43. Resident Evil (2002, Paul W.S. Anderson) [January]
  44. Morocco (1930, Josef von Sternberg) [March]
  45. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974, Joseph Sargent) [February]
  46. A Cure for Wellness (2016, Gore Verbinski) [February]
  47. Daughters of the Dust (1991, Julie Dash) [February]
  48. Chocolat (1988, Claire Denis) [February]
  49. Red Sorghum (1987, Zhang Yimou) [January]
  50. Sexy Beast (2000, Jonathan Glazer) [February]
  51. Tampopo (1985, Juzo Itami) [January]
  52. Always Shine (2016, Sophia Takal) [January]
  53. Lumumba (2000, Raoul Peck) [February]
  54. Valley of Love (2015, Guillaume Nicloux) [January]
  55. The Mermaid (2016, Stephen Chow) [January]
  56. Saint Laurent (2014, Bertrand Bonello) [March]
  57. Indignation (2016, James Schamus) [January]
  58. The Lego Batman Movie (2017, Chris McKay) [February]
  59. Xala (1975, Ousmane Sembène) [February]
  60. Split (2016, M. Night Shyamalan) [January]
  61. The Son of Joseph (2016, Eugène Green) [February]
  62. Dog Day Afternoon (1975, Sidney Lumet) [January]
  63. Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004, Alexander Witt) [January]
  64. Logan (2017, James Mangold) [March]
  65. The Story of Qiu Ju (1992, Zhang Yimou) [February]
  66. Elegy to the Visitor from the Revolution (2011, Lav Diaz) [February]
  67. Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016, Taika Waititi) [January]
  68. Happy Times (2000, Zhang Yimou) [March]
  69. The Road Home (1999, Zhang Yimou) [March]
  70. Deidra & Laney Rob a Train (2017, Sydney Freeland) [March]
  71. Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (1993, Alanis Obomsawin) [February]
  72. A Monster Calls (2016, J.A. Bayona) [January]
  73. C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005, Jean-Marc Vallée) [March]
  74. Up in the Air (2009, Jason Reitman) [March]
  75. As You Are (2016, Miles Joris-Peyrafitte) [February]
  76. Christine (2016, Antonio Campos) [January]
  77. Live by Night (2016, Ben Affleck) [January]
  78. Hidden Figures (2016, Theodore Melfi) [January]
  79. Don’t Think Twice (2016, Mike Birbiglia) [January]
  80. Swiss Army Man (2016, Daniel Scheinert & Daniel Kwan) [January]
  81. Léolo (1992, Jean-Claude Lauzon) [February]