Movies

Movies I Saw in 2015

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  1. Walk of Shame 1/27 **
  2. Ride Along 1/27 ***
  3. The Two Faces of January 2/4 ****

Complete filmography of Oscar nominated directors

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  • WOODY ALLEN

    (1935-)
  • Magic in the Moonlight
  • Blue Jasmine
  • To Rome With Love
  • Midnight in Paris
  • You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
  • Whatever Works
  • Vicky Cristina Barcelona
  • Cassandra's Dream
  • Scoop
  • Match Point
  • Melinda and Melinda
  • Anything Else
  • Hollywood Ending
  • The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
  • Small Time Crooks
  • Sweet and Lowdown
  • Celebrity
  • Deconstructing Harry
  • Everyone Says I Love You
  • Mighty Aphrodite
  • Bullets Over Broadway
  • Manhattan Murder Mystery
  • Husbands and Wives
  • Shadows and Fog
  • Alice
  • Crimes and Misdemeanors
  • Another Woman
  • September
  • Radio Da

Best movies (that I've seen)

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  • Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau: Sunrise
  • Fritz Lang: Metropolis
  • Buster Keaton: The General
  • Leo McCarey: Duck Soup
  • Orson Welles: Touch of Sin
  • Billy Wilder: Double Indemnity
  • Marcel Carne: Children of Paradise
  • Howard Hawks: His Girl Friday
  • Alfred Hitchcock: North By Northwest
  • Billy Wilder: Sunset Boulevard
  • Elia Kazan: On The Waterfront
  • Vittorio DeSica: Miracle in Milan
  • Akira Kurosawa: Rashomon
  • Jean-Luc Godard: Breathless
  • Charles Chaplin: Limelight
  • Yasujiro Ozu: Tokyo Story
  • Ingmar Bergman: Persona
  • Federico Fellini: La Dolce Vita
  • Stanley Kubrick: 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Roman Polanski: Ch

Best movies of the 2010s (that I've seen)

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  • 2014:
  • Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu: Birdman
  • Richard Linklater: Boyhood
  • Damien Chazelle: Whiplash
  • 2013:
  • Shane Carruth: Upstream Color
  • Martin Scorsese: The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Alejandro Jodorowsky: The Dance of Reality
  • Paolo Sorrentino: The Great Beauty
  • Denis Villeneuve: Prisoners
  • Alfonso Cuaron: Gravity
  • JC Chandor: All Is Lost
  • Hirokazu Kore-eda: Like Father Like Son
  • Jonathan Glazer: Under the Skin
  • Ryan Coogler: Fruitvale Station
  • Joel and Ethan Coen: Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Jim Jarmusch: Only Lovers Left Alive
  • Spike Jonze: Her
  • 2012:

Top 10 Non-Fiction Films

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  1. Sans Soleil Chris Marker 1983
  2. Leviathan Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Verena Paravel 2012

  3. (The above two titles are among the very best films I've ever seen, non-fiction or otherwise. The below are all great films, but there is definitely a line of demarcation in my mind.)

A Still-Entirely-Redundant (But More Useful than Expected) Viewing Log for 2015

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  • 016. (22 Feb) Boyhood (2014, Richard Linklater) A-
  • 015. (20 Feb) The Overnighters (2014, Jesse Moss) A-
  • 014. (20 Feb) The Imitation Game (2014, Morten Tyldum) B
  • 013. (15 Feb) American Sniper (2014, Clint Eastwood) B
  • 012. (13 Feb) Jupiter Ascending (2015, The Wachowskis) B
  • 011. (12 Feb) Leviathan (2014, Andrey Zvyagintsev) B+
  • 010. (07 Feb) The Spongebob movie: Sponge out of water (2015, Paul Tibbit) B+
  • 009. (06 Feb) Birdman (2014, Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritú) C
  • 008. (04 Feb) Whiplash (2014, Damien Chazelle) A-
  • 007. (03 Feb) Selma (2014, Ava Duvernay) B+
  • 006.

Movies seen in 2015

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  1. February
  2. 12 Years a Slave : ***
  3. Hot Pursuit : **1/2
  4. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire : ***1/2
  5. January
  6. Django Unchained : ****
  7. Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue : **
  8. Big Hero 6 : ****
  9. Planes : ***
  10. Life as We Know It : **1/2

Kvikmyndir - 2015

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  • Taken 2

Last living Oscar nominees from every year

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  • 1929 - The 1st Academy Awards
  • First to die: GERALD C. DUFFY (1896-1928) - Title writing (The Private Life of Helen of Troy)
  • Last to die: JANET GAYNOR (1906-1984) - Lead actress (7th Heaven; Street Angel; and Sunrise (combined))


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Boogie Nights Quotes

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  1. Colonel James: Oh, you think so, doctor?
  2. Dirk: You're not the boss of me, Jack. You're not the king of Dirk. I'm the boss of me. I'm the king of me. I'm Dirk Diggler. I'm the star. It's my big dick and I say when we roll.
  3. Floyd Gondolli: I like simple pleasures, like butter in my ass, lollipops in my mouth. That's just me. That's just something that I enjoy.
  4. Little Bill: My fucking wife has an ass in her cock over in the driveway, alright?