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iCM Forum's Favourite Japanese Movies 2021 Edition : Nomination Thread. --> Due 30/06/2021

500<400, Favourite 1001 movies, Doubling the Canon, Film World Cup and many other votes
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beavis wrote: May 30th, 2021, 6:48 am I'm sticking with my 2018 list
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/my+f ... es/beavis/

have seen maybe only 2 or 3 movies in the meantime that come close to cracking this top 50, but nothing that I must definitely include...
Longer list than Top 50 then? ;)
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Melvelet wrote: June 8th, 2021, 9:22 am
beavis wrote: May 30th, 2021, 6:48 am I'm sticking with my 2018 list
https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/my+f ... es/beavis/

have seen maybe only 2 or 3 movies in the meantime that come close to cracking this top 50, but nothing that I must definitely include...
Longer list than Top 50 then? ;)
I have seen 1000+ Japanese films, so I could make a longer list... but 50 feels right for a list of favorites from this country, otherwise it would just be filled with "and these are also pretty good actually" movies, not "must sees that I could include in my alltime top1000".
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I think my all-time Top100 has more than 50 Japanese films :D
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Onderhond wrote: June 8th, 2021, 10:39 am I think my all-time Top100 has more than 50 Japanese films :D
that only shows your narrow focus, says nothing about japanese cinema or about my (hypothetical) top1000
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It's not about focus, it's about taste.
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https://www.icheckmovies.com/lists/gorr ... rum/gorro/

Ranked. I will update it until the deadline, since I'm focussing on watching Japanese movies at the moment.
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Here's my old list: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls051165833/

Hopefully I'll remember to update it before the deadline.
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I hope you will or i'll just repost the same thread than last time ;)
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OP updated @29 Voters ... That's not a lot but there's still time : feel free to post your list and update it if needeed so i know you're not asleep ;)
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Just received the PM. I was going to let this one go, but making a list of my favorites wasn't too much trouble. In fact, I just needed to update my previous list.

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