Every Movie I Saw In 2022

    Here is a list of every film/documentary/TV mini-series I watched in 2022 in the order I watched them. Titles in boldface are narrative features, others are either documentaries or TV mini-series. Unless otherwise noted all titles are 2022 releases. My favorite films of the year are highlighted. Total titles: 180.

    The Red & the White (1967, Miklós Jancsó, reviewed here.)

    Red Psalm (1973, Miklós Jancsó, reviewed here.)

    The Lost Daughter (2021, Maggie Gyllenhaal)

    Pleasure (Ninja Thyberg)

    The Worst Person in the World (2021, Joachim Trier)

    The Olive Trees of Justice (1963, James Blue, restored version, reviewed here.)

    The Roundup (1966, Miklós Jancsó, reviewed here.)

    Where There’s Life (1947, Sidney Lanfield, Bob Hope comedy, reviewed here.)

    Monsieur Beaucaire (1946, George Marshall, Bob Hope comedy, reviewed here.)

    Algren (2021, Michael Caplan documentary, reviewed here.)

    Murina (Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic, reviewed here.)

    Zero Fucks Given (Julie Lecoustre & Emmanuel Marre, reviewed here.)

    The Balcony Movie (Pawel Lozinski, reviewed here.)

    Lucy & Desi (Amy Poehler)

    Petrov’s Flu (2021, Kirill Serebrennikov, reviewed here.)

    A Balance (Yujiro Harumoto, reviewed here.)

    The Apartment (1960, Billy Wilder, restored DVD with Joseph McBride commentary track, reviewed here.)

    The Andy Warhol Diaries (doc mini-series)

    Atlantis (2019, Valentyn Vasyanovych, reviewed here.)

    Black Level (2017, Valentyn Vasyanovych, reviewed here.)

    Carol vs. Joe (Peacock mini-series)

    Worst Roommate Ever (Netflix doc mini-series)

    Breaking the Time Barrier (1960, Edgar G. Ulmer)

    The Amazing Transparent Man (1960, Edgar G. Ulmer)

    Nightmare Alley (2021, Guillermo del Toro)

    Clean (2021, Paul Solet)

    The Righteous Gemstones (HBO, Season 3)

    The Night House (2020, David Bruckner)

    Flee the Light (2021, Alexandra Senza)

    Images (1972, Robert Altman)

    Secrets of Playboy (A&E doc mini-series)

    La Dénonciation (1962, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze, reviewed here.)

    A Quiet Place Part II (2020, John Krasinski)

    House of Gucci (2021, Ridley Scott, reviewed here.)

    Licorice Pizza (2021, Paul T. Anderson)

    Plastic Semiotic (2021, short, Radu Jude, reviewed here.)

    Reflection (2021, Valentyn Vasyanovych, reviewed here.)

    An Album for Youth (2021, Malena Solarz)

    The Innocents (2021, Eskil Vogt, reviewed here.)

    The African Desperate (Martine Syms, reviewed here.)

    Happening (2021, Audrey Diwan, reviewed here.)

    Pilgrims (2021, Laurynas Bareisa, reviewed here.)

    The Cathedral (2021, Ricky D’Ambrose, reviewed here.)

    Dos Estaciones (Juan Pablo González, reviewed here.)

    Children of the Mist (2021, Ha Le Diem, reviewed here.)

    Delta Space Mission (1984, Calin Cazan, reviewed here.)

    Stanleyville (2021, Maxwell McCabe-Lokos, reviewed here.)

    Hit the Road (2021, Panah Panahi, reviewed here.)

    Hollywood Red (1996, Thom Andersen & Noël Burch)

    The Girls (1968, Mai Zetterling)

    Loving Couples (1964, Mai Zetterling)

    X (Ti West)

    Shut In (D.J. Caruso)

    The Wobblies (1979, Stewart Bird & Deborah Shaffer, reviewed here.)

    The Girl and the Spider (2021, Ramon Zürcher & Silvan Zürcher, reviewed here.)

    Man from Planet X (1951, Edgar G. Ulmer)

    Ocean’s Eleven (2001, Steven Soderbergh)

    The Gray Man (Anthony Russo & Joe Russo)

    Patti Smith: Electric Poet (Anne Cutaia & Sophie Peyrard)

    Leonoria Addio (Paolo Taviani, reviewed here.)

    The Rum Diary (2011, Bruce Robinson)

    The Informers (2008, Gregor Jordan)

    The Palace (Unfinished) (Federica Di Giacomo, reviewed here.)

    The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (Tom Gormican)

    The Legionnaire (2021, Hleb Papou, reviewed here.)

    Una Femmina: Code of Silence (Francesco Costabile, reviewed here.)

    Kamikaze Hearts (1986, Juliet Bashore, reviewed here.)

    Dreaming Walls: Inside the Chelsea Hotel (Maya Duverdier & Amélie van Elmbt, reviewed here.)

    Jerry and Marge Go Large (David Frankel)

    Casino Royale (2006, Martin Campbell)

    The Offer (mini-series)

    The Godfather (1972) (Francis Ford Coppola, re-watched after seeing “The Offer.”)

    The Tragedy of Macbeth (2021, Joel Coen)

    Watcher (Chloe Okuno)

    Gone in the Night (Eli Horowitz)

    Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99 (Netflix doc mini-series)

    Magnum at the Movies (TCM documentary)

    Elvis (Baz Luhrmann)

    Ahed’s Knee (2021, Nadav Lapid)

    Better Call Saul (Season 5)

    Thieve’s Highway (1949, Jules Dassin)

    Crimes of the Future (David Cronenberg)

    The Most Hated Man on the Internet (Netflix doc mini-series)

    Five Steps to Danger (1956, Henry S. Kesler)

    Everything, Everywhere, All at Once (Dan Kwan & Daniel Scheinert)

    Art Paul of Playboy: The Man Behind the Bunny (2018, Jian Ping)

    Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw The Future (2016, Peter Rosen)

    Top Gun: Maverick (Joseph Kosinski)

    Nope (Jordan Peele)

    Pig (2021, Michael Sarnoski)

    How to Change Your Mind (doc mini-series)

    Fourth of July (Louis CK)

    Emily the Criminal (John Patton Ford)

    It Came From Outer Space (1953, Jack Arnold)

    When Worlds Collide (1951, Rudolph Maté)

    Bandit (Allan Ungar)

    Walter Mosely MasterClass (lecture)

    Blonde (Andrew Dominik)

    Angel’s Egg (1985, Mamoru Oshii, restored Japanese anime classic, reviewed here.)

    Kratt (2020, Rasmus Merivoo, reviewed here.)

    Dark Glasses (Dario Argento, reviewed here.)

    Influencer (Kurtis David Harder, reviewed here.)

    V/H/S 99 (horror anthology, reviewed here.)

    Sinphony (horror anthology, reviewed here.)

    Weird Kidz (Zach Passero, reviewed here.)

    Aurora’s Sunrise (Inna Sahakyan, reviewed here.)

    Megalomaniac (Karim Ouelhaj, reviewed here.)

    Give Me An A (horror anthology, reviewed here.)

    All Jacked Up and Full of Worms (Alex Phillips, reviewed here.)

    Run Sweetheart Run (Shana Feste, reviewed here.)

    Don’t Worry Darling (Olivia Wilde)

    Ringu (1998, Hideo Nakata, reviewed here.)

    Flowing (2021, Paolo Strippoli, reviewed here.)

    Zerograd (1988, Karen Shakhnazarov)

    Middle Men (2009, George Gallo)

    Barbarian (Zach Cregger)

    Splice Here: A Projected Odyssey (Rob Murphy, reviewed here.)

    The ‘Vous (Jack Porter Lofton & Jeff Dailey, reviewed here.)

    Ennio (Giuseppe Tornatore, reviewed here.)

    Immediate Family (Denny Tedesco, reviewed here.)

    Corridors of Power (Dror Moreh, reviewed here.)

    Lost Angel: The Genius of Judee Sill (Andy Brown & Brian Lindstrom, reviewed here.)

    The End of the World (Matt Tyrnauer, reviewed here.)

    2nd Chance (Ramin Bahrani, reviewed here.)

    Queen of the Deuce (Valerie Kontakos, reviewed here.)

    I’m People, I’m Nobody (Svetislav Dragomirovic)

    The Guest Room

    Radical Landscapes (Elettra Fiumi, reviewed here.)

    Coldwater Kitchen (Brian Kaufman & Mark Kurlyandchik)

    Roberta (Antonino D’Ambrosio)

    The Fire Within: Requiem For Katia And Maurice Krafft (Werner Herzog, reviewed here.)

    Freedom On Fire: Ukraine’s Fight For Freedom (reviewed here.)

    Cabin Music (reviewed here.)

    In the Court of the Crimson King: King Crimson at 50 (directed by Toby Amies)

    In the Company of Rose (James Lapine)

    Amsterdam (David O. Russell)

    Buffy Sainte-Marie: Carry It On (reviewed here.)

    Taken Hostage (PBS doc mini-series)

    For Your Peace of Mind Make Your Home A Museum (Ana Endara Mislo & Pilar Moreno, reviewed here.)

    Tár (Todd Fields)

    Fire of Love (Sara Dosa, reviewed here.)

    The Conspiracy (Maxim Pozdorovkin)

    1946: The Mistranslation That Shifted a Culture (Sharon “Rocky” Roggio)

    Moonage Daydream (Brett Morgen)

    Descendant (Margaret Brown)

    Path of the Panther (Eric Bendick)

    Armageddon Time (James Gray)

    Triangle of Sadness (Ruben Östlund)

    The Square (2017, Ruben Östlund)

    Free Puppies (Christina Thomas & Samantha Wishman)

    Hold Me Tight (2021, Mathieu Amalric)

    Meet Me in the Bathroom (Will Lovelace, Dylan Southern, Andrew Cross)

    Involuntary (2008, Ruben Östlund)

    The Guitar Mongoloid (Ruben Östlund))

    Hustle (Jeremiah Zagar)

    Play (2011, Ruben Östlund)

    Rogue Agent (Declan Lawn & Adam Patterson)

    Paul Schrader: Man in a Room (2020, Alex Ross Perry)

    SR. (Chris Smith)

    The Eternal Daughter (Joanna Hogg)

    Riotsville, USA (Sierra Pettengill)

    Black Crab (Adam Berg)

    She Said (Maria Schrader)

    Ticket to Paradise (Ol Parker)

    Savage Salvation (Randall Emmett)

    Decision to Leave (Park Chan-wook)

    Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power (Nina Menkes)

    The Banshees of Inisherin (Martin McDonagh)

    The Fabelmans (Steven Spielberg)

    The White Lotus, Season 1 & 2 (HBO mini-series)

    Bardo: False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths (Alejandro G. Iñárritu)

    Luckiest Girl Alive (Mike Barker)

    The Super 8 Years (Annie Ernaux & David Ernaux-Briot)

    Glass Onion (Rian Johnson)

    Salman Rushdie’s MasterClass (lecture)

    Aftersun (Charlotte Wells)

    White Noise (Noah Baumbach)

    American Masters: Groucho & Cavett (PBS)

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