Margit Adorf

freelancer film critic

Voted for

Magnolia1999Paul Thomas Anderson
The Doors1991Oliver Stone
Interstellar2014Christopher Nolan
Mad Max: Fury Road2015George Miller
The Shining1980Stanley Kubrick
The Pillow Book1995Peter Greenaway
Moulin Rouge2001Baz Luhrmann
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas1998Terry Gilliam
The Cell2000Tarsem Singh
Never Let Me Go2010Mark Romanek


The Doors

1991 USA



2014 USA, United Kingdom

Mindblowing journey

Mad Max: Fury Road

2015 USA, Australia


The Shining

1980 USA, United Kingdom

Best horror movie to this day

The Pillow Book

1995 Netherlands, France, United Kingdom, Luxembourg

Stunning author, hard to pick one of his movies.

Moulin Rouge

2001 USA, Australia

Best musical on screen.

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

1998 USA

Best movie based on book, brilliantly done.

The Cell

2000 USA, Germany

Overlooked in my opinion. Was a great surprise for me. Warm, human, artistic, memorable.

Never Let Me Go

2010 United Kingdom, USA

Very good movie based on a book. Excellent soundtrack.

Further remarks

I would like to add many more movies, but these are my choice today. Very hard to pick, have seen loads of different good movies, international movies, would have added some Finnish, German, French, Spanish movies, some indie movies even, but I chose today based on awe and impact.