Posts Tagged ‘Lincoln’

h1

Seen Your Video #32: Best of 2013

January 25, 2014

Side-Effects

On the latest episode of Seen Your Video, Chris Ward and I discuss our favourite films released in the UK during 2013, plus some of our biggest disappointments.

Stream the episode here.
Alternatively, you can download the episode or subscribe to the podcast by looking up Seen Your Video on iTunes.

Advertisements
h1

My Month in Films: January 2013

February 1, 2013

Paths-of-Glory-1

32 films, 29 first time viewings

Best first time viewings
1. Paths of Glory (Stanley Kubrick, 1957, USA)
2. Zero Dark Thirty (Kathryn Bigelow, 2012, USA)
3. House (Nobuhiko Ôbayashi, 1977, Japan)
4. Life of Pi (Ang Lee, 2012, USA/Taiwan)
5. Bernie (Richard Linklater, 2011, USA)
6. California Dreamin’ (Cristian Nemescu, 2007, Romania)
7. Lilo & Stitch (Dean DeBlois/Chris Sanders, 2002, USA)
8. Lincoln (Steven Spielberg, 2012, USA)
9. McCullin (David Morris/Jacqui Morris, 2012, UK)
10. Elena (Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2011, Russia)

Best rewatches
Alien (Ridley Scott, 1979, USA/UK)
Damsels in Distress (Whit Stillman, 2011, USA)

Worst
I Give It a Year (Dan Mazer, 2013, UK)
Hitchcock (Sacha Gervasi, 2012, USA)
Liberal Arts (Josh Radnor, 2011, USA)
Song for Marion (Paul Andrew Williams, 2012, UK)

Zero-Dark-Thirty-Jessica-Chastain