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My Arbitrary Top 100 (or so) Favorite Films

by Chris Casey
My Arbitrary Top 100 (or so) Favorite Films by Chris Casey
I love movies and I have tons of favorites. I generally don’t like to make all-inclusive favorites lists. However, since someone special asked me to make a “Top 20 Favorite Films” list, I thought I would give it a shot. But, of course, I couldn’t just make it a Top 20…it has to be a Top 100! And, trust me, it could easily have been a list of my Top 200 favorites! As with all of my lists here on MUBI, there are some titles that I would have placed here, but they are not to be found in MUBI’s database. Here are just a few of those films: HANA TO ARASHI TO GANG [Flower Storm and Gang] (1961) directed by Ishii Teruo THE LAST OF THE FAST… Read more

I love movies and I have tons of favorites.
I generally don’t like to make all-inclusive favorites lists. However, since someone special asked me to make a “Top 20 Favorite Films” list, I thought I would give it a shot. But, of course, I couldn’t just make it a Top 20…it has to be a Top 100!
And, trust me, it could easily have been a list of my Top 200 favorites!

As with all of my lists here on MUBI, there are some titles that I would have placed here, but they are not to be found in MUBI’s database. Here are just a few of those films:

HANA TO ARASHI TO GANG [Flower Storm and Gang] (1961) directed by Ishii Teruo
THE LAST OF THE FAST GUNS (1958) directed by George Sherman

As my favorites can change on a daily basis, keep in mind that any such list from me will be slightly, if not wholly, arbitrary.

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