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MOTHER! | Dir. Darren Aronofsky | 2017 | USA | Drama/Mystery | 121 mins | NC16

Please click on the links below to access the review of a specific film.
^ denotes "recommended viewing"
^^ denotes "you owe yourself to watch this"

M for Melville, Mizoguchi & Malick
MACBETH (Justin Kurzel, 2015)
MAD ABOUT ENGLISH (Pek Lian, 2008)
MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR (George Miller, 1981)
MAD MAX: FURY ROAD (George Miller, 2015) ^
MAGIC MIKE (Steven Soderbergh, 2012)
MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, THE (John Sturges, 1960)
MAGNOLIA (Paul Thomas Anderson, 1999) ^
MAKIOKA SISTERS, THE (Kon Ichikawa, 1983) ^ 
- Japanese FF '14 / Criterion Collection
MALTESE FALCON, THE (John Huston, 1941) ^
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA (Kenneth Lonergan, 2016) ^
MANDALA (Im Kwon-taek, 1981) ^ 
- World Cinema Series '13
MAN ESCAPED, A (Robert Bresson, 1956) ^ - Criterion Collection
MANHATTAN (Woody Allen, 1979) ^^
MANILA IN THE CLAWS OF LIGHT (Lino Brocka, 1975) ^ - Film Restoration School Asia '13
MAN OF INTEGRITY, A (Mohammad Rasoulof, 2017)
MAN OF STEEL (Zack Snyder, 2013)
MAN OF TAI CHI (Keanu Reeves, 2013) - Guest Review by Ronnie Yeo
MAN ON WIRE (James Marsh, 2009) ^
MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, THE (Nicolas Roeg, 1976) ^ 
- Perspectives FF '16 / Criterion Collection
MAPS TO THE STARS (David Cronenberg, 2014)
MARGIN CALL (J.C. Chandor, 2011)
MARLINA THE MURDERER IN FOUR ACTS (Mouly Surya, 2017)
MA' ROSA (Brillante Mendoza, 2016) ^ - Singapore International FF '16
MARTIAN, THE (Ridley Scott, 2015) ^
MARY AND MAX (Adam Elliot, 2009) - Animation Nation '09
MASTER, THE (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2012) ^
MATCH POINT (Woody Allen, 2005)
MCCABE & MRS. MILLER (Robert Altman, 1971) ^ - Criterion Collection
ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL (Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, 2015)
MEAN STREETS (Martin Scorsese, 1973) ^ - Perspectives FF '13
MEASURE OF A MAN, THE (Stephane Brize, 2015) - French FF '15
MEE POK MAN (Eric Khoo, 1996)
MELANCHOLIA (Lars von Trier, 2011) ^
MEMENTO (Christopher Nolan, 2000) ^
MEMORIES OF MURDER (Bong Joon-ho, 2003) ^
MEN IN BLACK III (Barry Sonnenfeld, 2012)
MICHAEL CLAYTON (Tony Gilroy, 2007)
MICMACS (Jean-Pierre Jeunet, 2009) ^
MIDNIGHT IN PARIS (Woody Allen, 2011)
MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN (Deepa Mehta, 2012) - Guest review by Florence Yeo
MIDNIGHT SPECIAL (Jeff Nichols, 2016) 
MILK (Gus Van Sant, 2008)
MILLENNIUM MAMBO (Hou Hsiao-Hsien, 2001) ^ - Retrospective '16
MILLER'S CROSSING (Joel & Ethan Coen, 1990) ^
MINORITY REPORT (Steven Spielberg, 2002) ^^
MISSING (Costa-Gavras, 1982) ^ - Criterion Collection
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III (J.J. Abrams, 2006)
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - ROGUE NATION (Christopher McQuarrie, 2015)
MIST, THE (Frank Darabont, 2007) ^
MODERN TIMES (Charles Chaplin, 1936) 
- Criterion Collection
MOEBIUS (Kim Ki-duk, 2013)
MOMENT: 50 YEARS OF GOLDEN HORSE, THE (Yang Li-Chou, 2014) - Taiwan Docu Showcase '15
MOMMY (Xavier Dolan, 2014) ^ - Perspectives FF '15
MONEYBALL (Bennett Miller, 2011)
MONEY NO ENOUGH 2 (Jack Neo, 2008)
MONGOL (Sergei Bodrov, 2009)
MONK, THE (Dominik Moll, 2011)
MON ONCLE (Jacques Tati, 1958) ^ - Criterion Collection
MONSOON WEDDING (Mira Nair, 2001) ^ - Criterion Collection
MONSTER CALLS, A (J.A. Bayona, 2016) ^
MONSTERS, INC. (Pete Docter, 2001) ^
MONSTERS UNIVERSITY (Dan Scanlon, 2013)
MONTEREY POP (D.A. Pennebaker, 1968) - Criterion Collection
MONTH OF HUNGRY GHOSTS, A (Tony Kern, 2008)
MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL (Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones, 1974) ^
MONUMENTS MEN, THE (George Clooney, 2014) 
Guest review by Christian O. Acevedo
MOOD INDIGO (Michel Gondry, 2013) - French FF '13
MOON (Duncan Jones, 2009) ^
MOONLIGHT (Barry Jenkins, 2016)
MOONRISE KINGDOM (Wes Anderson, 2012) 
- Criterion Collection
MOST VIOLENT YEAR, A (J.C. Chandor, 2014)
MOST WANTED MAN, A (Anton Corbijn, 2014)
MOTHER (Bong Joon-ho, 2009) ^
MOTHER! (Darren Aronofsky, 2017) ^
MOULIN ROUGE! (Baz Luhrmann, 2001) ^
MOUNTAINS MAY DEPART (Jia Zhangke, 2015) ^ - Singapore International FF '15
MOURNING FOREST, THE (Naomi Kawase, 2007) ^ 
- Singapore International FF '16
MR. HOLMES (Bill Condon, 2015)
MR. PEABODY & SHERMAN (Rob Minkoff, 2014) - Guest Review by Christian O. Acevedo
MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON (Frank Capra, 1939) ^
MR. TURNER (Mike Leigh, 2014)
MULHOLLAND DR. (David Lynch, 2001) ^ - Criterion Collection
MUPPETS, THE (James Bobin, 2011)
MUPPETS MOST WANTED (James Bobin, 2014)
MURDER OF THE INUGAMI CLAN (Kon Ichikawa, 2008)
MUSIC ROOM, THE (Satyajit Ray, 1958) ^^ 
- Criterion Collection
MUSTANG (Deniz Gamze Erguven, 2015) ^ - Francophonie '16
MY AMERICAN UNCLE (Alain Resnais, 1980) ^ - French FF '08
MY BLUEBERRY NIGHTS (Wong Ka-Wai, 2007)
MY DARLING CLEMENTINE (John Ford, 1946) 
- Criterion Collection
MY MAGIC (Eric Khoo, 2008)
MY SISTER'S KEEPER (Nick Cassavetes, 2009)
MY WEEK WITH MARILYN (Simon Curtis, 2011)

N for Naruse

NAKED LUNCH (David Cronenberg, 1991) 
- The Arts House '12 / Criterion Collection
NANKING (Bill Guttentag & Dan Sturman, 2007)
NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND (Hayao Miyazaki, 1984)
NEBRASKA (Alexander Payne, 2013) ^
NEOREALISM: WE WERE NOT JUST BICYCLE THIEVES (Gianni Bozzacchi, 2013) - Italian FF '14
NERUDA (Pablo Larrain, 2016) ^ - SIFA O.P.E.N. '17
NETWORK (Sidney Lumet, 1976) ^
NEVER LET ME GO (Mark Romanek, 2010)
NEW WORLD, THE (Terrence Malick, 2005) ^ - Criterion Collection
NIGHTCRAWLER (Dan Gilroy, 2014) ^
NIGHT OF THE HUNTER, THE (Charles Laughton, 1955) - Criterion Collection
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, THE (George A. Romero, 1968) ^
NIGHT TO REMEMBER, A (Roy Ward Baker, 1958) ^ 
- Criterion Collection
NINE (Rob Marshall, 2009) ^
NO (Pablo Larrain, 2012)
NOAH (Darren Aronofsky, 2014)
NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN (Joel & Ethan Coen, 2007) ^
NOCTURNAL ANIMALS (Tom Ford, 2016) ^
NO PUEDO VIVIR SIN TI (Leon Dai, 2009) ^
NORTH BY NORTHWEST (Alfred Hitchcock, 1959) ^
NORWEGIAN WOOD (Tran Anh Hung, 2010)

O for Ozu and Ophuls
OASIS (Lee Chan-dong, 2002) ^ 
- Retrospective '11
OBLIVION (Joseph Kosinski, 2013)
OCEANS (Jacques Perrin, 2009)
ODD OBSESSION (Kon Ichikawa, 1959)
 - Japanese FF '14
OLDBOY (Park Chan-wook, 2003) ^
OLDBOY (Spike Lee, 2013)
OLD PARTNER (Lee Chung-ryoul, 2008) ^
ONLY SON, THE (Yasujiro Ozu, 1936) - Criterion Collection
ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA (Sergio Leone, 1984) ^^
ONCE UPON A TIME IN ANATOLIA (Nuri Bilge Ceylan, 2011) ^ 
- Retrospective '15
ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE WEST (Sergio Leone, 1968) ^^
ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST (Milos Forman, 1975) ^^
ONLY GOD FORGIVES (Nicolas Winding Refn, 2013) ^
ONLY YESTERDAY (Isao Takahata, 1991) ^
ON THE BEACH AT NIGHT ALONE (Hong Sang-soo, 2017) - SIFA O.P.E.N. '17
ON THE WATERFRONT (Elia Kazan, 1954) ^ 
- Criterion Collection
ORPHANAGE, THE (Juan Antonio Bayona, 2008)
OTHER BOLEYN GIRL, THE (Justin Chadwick, 2008)
OTHER SIDE OF HOPE, THE (Aki Kaurismaki, 2017) - SIFA O.P.E.N '17

OTHERS, THE (Alejandro Amenabar, 2001)
OUR TIME, OUR STORY (Hsiao Chu-Chen, 2002) 
- Criterion Collection (Supplement)
OUT IN THE DARK (Michael Mayer, 2012) - Israel FF '14
OUTRAGE (Takeshi Kitano, 2010)
OUTRAGE BEYOND (Takeshi Kitano, 2012)
OX-BOW INCIDENT, THE (William A. Wellman, 1943)
OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL (Sam Raimi, 2013)


Comments

Anonymous said…
^ denotes "you owe yourself to watch this" -> ^^ denotes "you owe yourself to watch this"
Eternality said…
Thank you for the correction!