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Spine Title Year Ratings
#2 Seven Samurai 1954 C/C-/C-
#2 Seven Samurai [Blu-Ray] 1954 A-/C+/A
#3 The Lady Vanishes 1938 C+/C+/C-
#3 The Lady Vanishes (2-Disc Edition) 1938 B-/B-/B+
#3 The Lady Vanishes [Blu-Ray] 1938 B/B-/B+
#6 Beauty and the Beast 1946 D/D+/C
#7 A Night to Remember 1958 C+/C+/B
#7 A Night to Remember [Blu-Ray] 1958 A-/B-/B+
#8 The Killer (OOP) 1989 C/D+/B-
#9 Hard Boiled (OOP) 1992 C-/D+/B
#11 The Seventh Seal 1957 B-/B-/C
#11 The Seventh Seal [Blu-Ray] 1957 A/B/A-
#12 This Is Spinal Tap (OOP) 1984 C+/B-/A+
#13 The Silence of the Lambs (OOP) 1991 C+/B/B+
#17 SalÚ, Or The 120 Days Of Sodom (2008 Reissue) 1975 B-/C/B+
#17 SalÚ, Or The 120 Days Of Sodom [Blu-Ray] 1975 B+/C+/B+
#20 Sid & Nancy 1986 B-/B/B+
#20 Sid & Nancy [Blu-Ray] 1986 B+/B/B+
#21 Dead Ringers (OOP) 1988 B-/F/B
#23 Robocop (OOP) 1987 B-/B/B-
#24 High and Low 1963 C-/C/F
#37 Time Bandits 1981 C-/B-/C+
#37 Time Bandits [Blu-Ray] 1981 B+/B/B
#40 Armageddon 1998 B+/A/A-
#43 Lord of the Flies 1963 C+/C-/B+
#51 Brazil 1985 C+/C+/A
#51 Brazil (2006 Single Disc Edition) 1985 B+/B/B-
#51 Brazil [Blu-Ray] 1985 B/B/A
#54 For All Mankind 1989 B-/C/A-
#55 The Unbearable Lightness of Being (OOP) 1988 B/B+/C+
#56 The 39 Steps 1935 C+/C/B+
#56 The 39 Steps [Blu-Ray] 1935 B-/C+/B
#57 Charade 1963 B+/C/B-
#58 Peeping Tom 1960 C/B/C-
#59 The Night Porter 1974 D/C-/D-
#60 Autumn Sonata 1978 C/B-/C+
#60 Autumn Sonata [Blu-Ray] 1978 A-/B-/B+
#61 Life of Brian 1979 D+/D+/B+
#63 Carnival of Souls 1962 B/B-/B+
#63 Carnival of Souls [Blu-Ray] 1962 A-/B-/B
#64 The Third Man 1949 B-/C+/B
#64 The Third Man (2-Disc Edition) 1949 B-/C+/A
#64 The Third Man [Blu-Ray] 1949 B-/C+/A
#65 Rushmore 1998 C-/B+/B+
#65 Rushmore [Blu-Ray] 1998 A/B+/B+
#70 The Last Temptation of Christ 1988 B+/A/B+
#70 The Last Temptation of Christ [Blu-Rau] 1988 A-/B+/B-
#75 Chasing Amy 1997 C+/B+/B+
#76 Brief Encounter 1946 B-/C+/C
#76 Brief Encounter: David Lean Directs NoŽl Coward 1946 B+/B/B
#76 Brief Encounter [Blu-Ray] 1946 B+/B/B
#77 ...And God Created Woman 1956 B/C+/D-
#78 The Bank Dick 1940 C-/C-/D-
#79 W.C. Fields: Six Short Films 1933 NA/NA/D-
#80 The Element of Crime 1984 B+/B/B-
#81 Variety Lights 1950 C-/C-/D-
#82 Hamlet 1948 C-/C-/D-
#83 The Harder They Come 1973 B-/D+/B-
#84 Good Morning 1959 C-/C/D-
#84 Good Morning [Blu-Ray] 1959 A/B-/B
#85 Pygmalion 1938 D+/C-/D-
#89 Sisters 1973 C-/C-/C
#90 Kwaidan 1965 A-/C-/D-
#90 Kwaidan [Blu-Ray] 1965 B+/B-/B-
#91 The Blob 1958 B+/D+/B
#91 The Blob 1958 B/C-/B
#92 Fiend without a Face 1958 C/C+/B-
#93 Black Narcissus 1947 B-/D+/B-
#93 Black Narcissus [Blu-Ray] 1947 A-/B/B
#95 All That Heaven Allows [Blu-Ray] 1955 B+/B-/B+
#97 Do the Right Thing 1989 B/B/A
#98 L'Avventura 1960 B+/B-/B+
#98 L'Avventura [Blu-Ray] 1960 A-/B-/B+
#99 The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter 1970 C/B+/A-
#99 The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter [Blu-Ray] 1970 B-/B+/B+
#100 Beastie Boys Video Anthology 2000 C/A/A
#104 Double Suicide 1969 B/C/D-
#105 Spartacus 1960 B+/B/A-
#107 Mona Lisa 1986 C/C-/C+
#108 The Rock 1996 B+/A-/B+
#113 Big Deal on Madonna Street 1958 C/D+/D-
#114 My Man Godfrey 1936 B-/C+/B+
#115 Rififi 1956 C+/C-/C+
#115 Rififi [Blu-Ray] 1956 A-/B/C+
#116 The Hidden Fortress [Blu-Ray] 1958 B+/B/B
#117 Diary of a Chambermaid 1964 A-/C-/C
#118 Sullivan's Travels 1942 C-/C-/B
#118 Sullivan's Travels [Blu-Ray] 1942 B/C+/B
#123 Grey Gardens [Blu-Ray] 1976 C/C/B+
#135 Rebecca 1940 B+/B-/A
#135 Rebecca [Blu-Ray] 1940 A-/B/A
#136 Spellbound 1945 B-/B-/B+
#138 Rashomon 1950 B-/C/B
#151 Traffic 2000 C+/B-/A-
#151 Traffic [Blu-Ray] 2000 B+/B-/A-
#152 George Washington 2000 A/B-/A-
#152 George Washington [Blu-Ray] 2000 B/B-/A-
#154 The Horse's Mouth 1958 C+/D+/C+
#156 Hearts And Minds 1974 C+/B-/B
#156 Hearts And Minds [Blu-Ray] 1974 C+/B-/B
#157 The Royal Tenenbaums 2001 B+/B/B
#157 The Royal Tenenbaums [Blu-Ray] 2001 A/B/B
#159 Red Beard 1965 B+/B/B-
#163 Hopscotch [Blu-Ray] 1980 B-/C+/C
#165 Man Bites Dog 1992 C-/C-/C-
#167 The Complete Monterey Pop Festival 1967 B-/B/A+
#167 The Complete Monterey Pop Festival [Blu-Ray] 1967 B-/B/A+
#175 Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas 1998 A-/A-/A-
#175 Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas [Blu-Ray] 1998 B+/C+/A
#182 Straw Dogs 1971 B+/C-/A
#196 Hiroshima Mon Amour 1959 B+/C+/B
#196 Hiroshima Mon Amour [Blu-Ray] 1959 B/C+/B
#197 Night And Fog 1955 B/B-/C-
#197 Night And Fog [Blu-Ray] 1955 B/B-/C+
#199 Schizopolis 1997 B-/C-/B
#200 The Honeymoon Killers 1970 B-/D-/C+
#207 The Pornographers 1966 B+/C-/D
#213 Richard III [Blu-Ray] 1955 A-/B/B
#214 The Devil And Daniel Webster 1941 C+/C-/B
#220 Naked Lunch 1991 A-/C+/B+
#220 Naked Lunch [Blu-Ray] 1991 A-/C+/B+
#229 Scenes From A Marriage 1973 C/D+/B
#248 Videodrome 1983 A-/B-/A-
#248 Videodrome [Blu-Ray] 1983 A-/B-/A-
#265 Short Cuts [Blu-Ray] 1993 B-/B-/B
#274 Night and the City [Blu-Ray] 1950 B+/B-/B
#289 Hoop Dreams [Blu-Ray] 1994 C/C/B+
#300 The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou 2004 B+/B-/A-
#300 The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou [Blu-Ray] 2004 B+/B-/A-
#304 The Man Who Fell To Earth 1976 A-/B/A-
#304 The Man Who Fell to Earth [Blu-Ray] 1976 A-/B/A-
#326 Metropolitan [Blu-Ray] 1990 B/C+/C+
#336 Dazed And Confused 1993 B+/B/A
#336 Dazed And Confused [Blu-Ray] 1993 B+/B/A
#383 Brute Force 1947 B/B/B
#409 Days Of Heaven 1978 B/B+/B
#409 Days Of Heaven [Blu-Ray] 1978 A-/B+/B
#409 The Last Emperor 1987 B/B/A
#426 The Ice Storm 1997 B/B/B+
#426 The Ice Storm [Blu-Ray] 1997 B/B/B+
#431 The Thief Of Bagdad 1940 B+/C/A
#435 The Furies 1950 B+/C+/B+
#469 The Hit 1984 B/B-/B-
#476 The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button 2008 B+/A-/A
#476 The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button [Blu-Ray] 2008 A-/A-/A
#496 Che [Blu-Ray] 2008 A-/B+/A-
#514 Ride With The Devil [Blu-Ray] 1999 B/B/B
#515 The Fugitive Kind 1959 B/C+/B
#516 Stagecoach [Blu-Ray] 1939 C+/B-/B+
#523 Night Train to Munich [Blu-Ray] 1940 B/B-/C-
#536 The Thin Red Line [Blu-Ray] 1998 A/A-/B+
#538 Paths Of Glory [Blu-Ray] 1957 B+/B/B
#538 Modern Times [Blu-Ray] 1936 B+/B+/B+
#544 Easy Rider: America Lost and Found - The BBS Story [Blu-Ray] 1969 B+/B/A-
#544 Five Easy Pieces: America Lost and Found - The BBS Story [Blu-Ray] 1970 B/C+/B+
#546 Five Easy Pieces (2015 Solo Release) [Blu-Ray] 1970 B/C+/B+
#544 Head: America Lost and Found - The BBS Story [Blu-Ray] 1968 B/B+/B
#544 The King Of Marvin Gardens: America Lost and Found - The BBS Story [Blu-Ray] 1972 B/B+/B
#544 The Last Picture Show: America Lost and Found - The BBS Story [Blu-Ray] 1971 B/C+/A
#552 Broadcast News 1987 B-/B-/B
#555 Sweet Smell Of Success [Blu-Ray] 1957 A-/B/B+
#557 The Times Of Harvey Milk [Blu-Ray] 1984 C/C/A
#562 Blow Out [Blu-Ray] 1981 B/B/B+
#563 Something Wild [Blu-Ray] 1986 A-/B-/C
#565 The Great Dictator 1940 B/B-/B
#565 The Great Dictator [Blu-Ray] 1940 B+/B-/B
#568 Kiss Me Deadly [Blu-Ray] 1955 B/B-/B-
#575 The Killing [Blu-Ray] 1956 A-/B-/B+
#583 The Four Feathers [Blu-Ray] 1939 C/C/C+
#591 12 Angry Men [Blu-Ray] 1957 B+/B/B+
#594 Godzilla (1954) 1954 C/C/A
#600 Anatomy Of A Murder [Blu-Ray] 1959 B+/B/B
#602 The War Room [Blu-Ray] 1993/b> C/C/B+
#608 Harold And Maude [Blu-Ray] 1971/b> B/B-/B-
#611 Being John Malkovich [Blu-Ray] 1999/b> B+/B+/B
#615 The Gold Rush [Blu-Ray] 1925 B+/B/B+
#624 Quadrophenia [Blu-Ray] 1979 B+/B+/B
#627 The Game [Blu-Ray] 1997 A/B+/B-
#630 Rosemary's Baby [Blu-Ray] 1968 B+/B-/B+
#636 Heaven's Gate [Blu-Ray] 1980 B/C+/C+
#638 Following [Blu-Ray] 1999 C+/C+/B
#643 The Man Who Knew Too Much [Blu-Ray] 1934 A-/B-/B
#647 On The Waterfront [Blu-Ray] 1954 B+/B/A-
#651 Badlands [Blu-Ray] 1954 B+/B-/B-
#654 Repo Man [Blu-Ray] 1984 B+/B-/B+
#657 3:10 To Yuma [Blu-Ray] 1957 A-/B/C-
#662 Safety Last! [Blu-Ray] 1923 B+/B-/B+
#666 The Devil's Backbone [Blu-Ray] 2001 B+/B+/B+
#667 Seconds [Blu-Ray] 1966 B+/B/B-
#680 City Lights [Blu-Ray] 1931 B/B/B
#683 Nashville [Blu-Ray] 1975 B+/B/B
#692 It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World [Blu-Ray] 1963 A/B+/B+
#696 Foreign Correspondent [Blu-Ray] 1940 A-/B/B-
#698 King Of The Hill [Blu-Ray] 1993 A-/B-/A-
#700 Fantastic Mr. Fox [Blu-Ray] 2009 A/B/A-
#709 Red River [Blu-Ray] 1948 B/B/B
#711 The Beatles: A Hard Day's Night 1964 A-/B/B
#711 The Beatles: A Hard Day's Night [Blu-Ray] 1964 A-/B/B+
#720 The Big Chill [Blu-Ray] 1983 B/B-/B
#723 Y Tu MamŠ Tambiťn [Blu-Ray] 2001 A-/B/B
#724 All That Jazz [Blu-Ray] 1979 B/C+/A-
#725 Eraserhead [Blu-Ray] 1977 B+/B/A-
#732 My Darling Clementine [Blu-Ray] 1946 A-/B-/B+
#736 It Happened One Night [Blu-Ray] 1946 A-/B/B
#738 Tootsie [Blu-Ray] 1982 A-/B/B
#739 Safe [Blu-Ray] 1995 B+/C+/B-
#748 Watership Down [Blu-Ray] 1978 B+/B/C+
#753 The Thin Blue Line [Blu-Ray] 1988 B-/C+/C
#754 Odd Man Out [Blu-Ray] 1947 B-/C+/B-
#757 Rose, The [Blu-Ray] 1979 B/B/B-
#765 Black Stallion, The [Blu-Ray] 1979 B/B/B
#770 Dressed to Kill [Blu-Ray] 1980 B/B/B
#776 Moonrise Kingdom [Blu-Ray] 2012 B/B/B
#786 Bob Dylan: Dont Look Back [Blu-Ray] 1967 B/C+/B+
#794 Inside Llewyn Davis [Blu-Ray] 2013 B/B-/B+
#795 Gilda 1946 B/B/C
#800 The Graduate [Blu-Ray] 1967 B+/B/B+
#803 The Manchurian Candidate [Blu-Ray] 1967 A-/B/B-
#806 Only Angels Have Wings [Blu-Ray] 1939 A-/B-/B-
#812 The Player [Blu-Ray] 1992 B/C/B+
#819 Here Comes Mr. Jordan [Blu-Ray] 1941 B-/B-/B
#821 Dr. Strangelove [Blu-Ray] 1964 B+/B-/B+
#823 The In-Laws [Blu-Ray] 1979 B/B-/B-
#826 The New World [Blu-Ray] 2005 A-/A-/A
#833 Cat People [Blu-Ray] 1942 B/B-/B
#834 Blood Simple [Blu-Ray] 1984 B/B/B
#835 Valley of the Dolls [Blu-Ray] 1967 A-/B/B
#836 Beyond the Valley of the Dolls [Blu-Ray] 1970 B+/B-/A-
#838 Pan's Labyrinth [Blu-Ray] 2006 B+/B+/A-
#839 Boyhood [Blu-Ray] 2014 B/B-/B+
#842 Akira Kurosawa's Dreams [Blu-Ray] 1990 A-/B/B
#843 Punch-Drunk Love [Blu-Ray] 2002 B/B/C+
#847 The Asphalt Jungle [Blu-Ray] 1950 A-/B-/B
#849 His Girl Friday [Blu-Ray] 1940 A-/B/A
#857 Before Sunrise [Blu-Ray] 1995 B/C+/B-
#858 Before Sunset [Blu-Ray] 2004 B/C+/B-
#859 Before Midnight [Blu-Ray] 2004 A-/C+/B-
#860 Mildred Pierce [Blu-Ray] 1945 B/B/B-
#861 45 Years [Blu-Ray] 2015 A-/B-/B
#864 Being There [Blu-Ray] 1980 A-/B-/B
#867 Woman of the Year [Blu-Ray] 1942 A-/B-/B
#872 Ghost World [Blu-Ray] 2001 B+/C+/B
#880 They Live By Night [Blu-Ray] 1948 B+/B-/B-
#885 Lodger, The [Blu-Ray] 1927 B-/B-/B+
#887 Lost in America [Blu-Ray] 1985 B/C+/B-
#889 Breaking Point, The [Blu-Ray] 1950 B/B-/B-
#898 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me [Blu-Ray] 1992 B/B/B
#903 Jabberwocky [Blu-Ray] 1977 B/C/B
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