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Welcome to Filmometer! This site features sortable film ratings and "15 Word Reviews" of movies released since 1997. You will also find weekly movie polls and a growing number of movie lists. How does the ratings system work? Learn more about Filmometer.

The movie lists section contains some of my own picks, plus lists including the AFI's top 100 American films and the Academy Awards Winners for Best Picture. The links page provides additional online resources for film enthusiasts. Below you will find a random sampling of films reviewed by Filmometer. Thanks for visiting!



Featured films for Monday, October 14, 2019 at 2:26 pm


Rid of Me

Rid of Me A socially awkward newlywed's emotional breakdown and rebirth in Laurelwood, Oregon. A hard-to-watch indie.  Rating: 6 

2011

English

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Genres/categories: ComedyObscure/Rare


Drunk History - Season 1

Drunk History - Season 1 Drunk historians try to describe history while Jack Black, Michael Cera and others reenact. Hilarious.  Rating: 9 

2008

English

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Genres/categories: ComedyObscure/Rare


Casa de mi Padre

Casa de mi Padre Anti-comedy Mexican Western, starring Spanish-speaking cowboy Will Ferrell and drug lord Gael GarcĂ­a Bernal.  Rating: 6 

2012

Foreign

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Genres/categories: Comedy


World of Tomorrow

World of Tomorrow Brilliant Don Hertzfeldt short. A little girl experiences a mind-bending tour of her distant future.  Rating: 10 

2015

English

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Genres/categories: AnimationComedyMind-blowingObscure/RareSci-FiI own on DVD


From Up on Poppy Hill

From Up on Poppy Hill Lovely but mundane parable about preserving history from the Miyazakis/Studio Ghibli. Set in post-WWII Japan.  Rating: 8 

2013

Foreign

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Genres/categories: Animation


How It Ends

How It Ends After an apocalyptic event, a man travels west toward Seattle. How it ends is stupidly.  Rating: 5 

2018

English

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Genres/categories: Sci-Fi


Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World

Dark Star: H.R. Giger The dark surrealism of Swiss artist H.R. Giger interspersed with documentation of his final years.  Rating: 7 

2014

Foreign

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Genres/categories: Obscure/RareDocumentary/True


Young & Beautiful

Young & Beautiful Both male fantasy and moving coming-of-age story. A sexually curious French girl takes up prostitution.  Rating: 7 

2014

Foreign

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Genres/categories: With Sex/Nudity



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