Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Films

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Favorited 232 times, disliked 7 times, added to 228 watchlists.

This list contains the favorite movies of movie critic Jonathan Rosenbaum who writes for the Chicago Reader. The movies span virtually every decade, and include many an obscure movie.

#1 - #1012: original list
#1013 - #1073: 2008 additions
#1074 - #1133: 2016 additions

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  1. 380 -

    The Eddy Duchin Story

    1956, in 1 top list Check
  2. 399 -

    Aparajito

    1956 — a.k.a. The Unvanquished, in 13 top lists Check
  3. 400 -

    Baby Doll

    1956, in 5 top lists Check
  4. 401 -

    Bhowani Junction

    1956, in 2 top lists Check
  5. 402 -

    Bigger Than Life

    1956, in 10 top lists Check
  6. 403 -

    Elena et les hommes

    1956 — a.k.a. Elena and Her Men, in 4 top lists Check
  7. 404 -

    Forbidden Planet

    1956, in 9 top lists Check
  8. 406 -

    The Girl Can't Help It

    1956, in 6 top lists Check
  9. 408 -

    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    1956 — a.k.a. Sleep No More, in 18 top lists Check
  10. 409 -

    The Killing

    1956, in 13 top lists Check
  11. 410 -

    Un condamné à mort s'est échappé ou Le vent...

    1956 — a.k.a. A Man Escaped, in 17 top lists Check
  12. 411 -

    The Searchers

    1956, in 25 top lists Check
  13. 412 -

    Toute la mémoire du monde

    1957, in 4 top lists Check
  14. 413 -

    While the City Sleeps

    1956, in 4 top lists Check
  15. 426 -

    The Wrong Man

    1956, in 7 top lists Check
  16. 1027 +7

    Calle Mayor

    1956 — a.k.a. Main Street, in 5 top lists Check
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Last updated on Feb 27, 2016 by joachimt; source