My Month in Films: January 2012

February 3, 2012

20 films, 12 first time viewings, and My Week with Marilyn was the only one that leaned towards being outright poor.

Best first time viewings
1. Happy Together (Wong Kar Wai, 1997, Hong Kong)
2. Shame (Steve McQueen, 2011, UK)
3. 2046 (Wong Kar Wai, 2004, Hong Kong/China/France/Italy/Germany)
4. Dersu Uzala (Akira Kurosawa, 1975, Soviet Union/Japan)
5. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (David Fincher, 2011, USA/Sweden/UK/Germany)
6. The Body Snatcher (Robert Wise, 1945, USA)
7. Gone with the Wind (Victor Fleming, 1939, USA)
8. I Walked with a Zombie (Jacques Tourneur, 1943, USA)

Best rewatches
WALL·E (Andrew Stanton, 2008, USA)
Rope (Alfred Hitchcock, 1948, USA)
Adventureland (Greg Mottola, 2009, USA)
Cat People (Jacques Tourneur, 1942, USA)
The Curse of the Cat People (Gunther von Fritsch/Robert Wise, 1944, USA)


One comment

  1. Never cared much about Fitzcarraldo, but yay Wall-E!!!

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