Alamo 100

Alamo Drafthouse put out a list of 100 movies they’d want on a desert island. Sourced from all their creative directors across the country.

I thought it was an interesting place to find new movies, so I’m tracking what I’ve seen of them here.

Movies I haven’t seen

  1. Apocalypse Now
  2. Beaches of Agnes
  3. Big
  4. Black Lizard
  5. Bottle Rocket
  6. Carnival of Souls
  7. Christmas Story, A
  8. Daisies
  9. Danger: Diabolik
  10. Delicatessen
  11. Dirty Harry
  12. For A Few Dollars More
  13. Good, the Bad and the Ugly, The
  14. Hausu
  15. Johnny Guitar
  16. Jules and Jim
  17. Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains
  18. Leon: The Professional
  19. Napoleon
  20. Night of the Hunter, The
  21. Night To Dismember, A
  22. Ninotchka
  23. Notorious
  24. Playtime
  25. Pride & Prejudice
  26. Sixteen Candles
  27. Sons Of The Desert
  28. Step Up 2: The Streets
  29. Streets of Fire
  30. Succubus
  31. Testament of Dr. Mabuse
  32. Vampires, Les
  33. Woman Is A Woman, A aka Une Femme Est Une Femme

Movies I’ve already seen

These are movies on the list that I’ve personally seen at least once.

  1. 10 Things I Hate About You
  2. 2001: A Space Odyssey
  3. 400 Blows, The
  4. Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The
  5. Alien
  6. Apartment, The
  7. Back to the Future
  8. Best Years of Our Lives, The
  9. Big Trouble in Little China
  10. Blade Runner
  11. Brazil
  12. Cabinet of Doctor Caligari, The
  13. Casablanca
  14. City Lights
  15. Clockwork Orange, A
  16. Clueless
  17. Dark Knight, The
  18. Dazed and Confused
  19. Double Indemnity
  20. Dr. Strangelove
  21. Duck Soup
  22. E.T. – The Extra-Terrestrial
  23. Ed Wood
  24. Empire Strikes Back, The
  25. Escape From New York
  26. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  27. Evil Dead 2
  28. Fantastic Mr. Fox, The
  29. General, The
  30. Ghostbusters
  31. Godfather II, The
  32. Godfather, The
  33. Gold Rush, The
  34. Goonies, The
  35. Hannah And Her Sisters
  36. Home Alone
  37. Joe vs the Volcano
  38. Lord of the Rings, The
  39. Love Actually
  40. Mean Girls
  41. Modern Times
  42. Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  43. One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
  44. Pee Wee’s Big Adventure
  45. Plan 9 From Outer Space
  46. Princess Bride, The
  47. Pulp Fiction
  48. Raging Bull
  49. Raiders of the Lost Ark
  50. Raising Arizona
  51. Road Warrior, The
  52. Robocop
  53. Royal Tennenbaums, The
  54. Rushmore
  55. Singin’ in the Rain
  56. Some Like it Hot
  57. Star Wars: A New Hope
  58. Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The
  59. Tommy Boy
  60. UHF
  61. Uncle Buck
  62. Vertigo
  63. Waiting for Guffman
  64. Warriors, The
  65. Wayne’s World
  66. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
  67. You’ve Got Mail