Movies

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

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  • 017. (01 Mar) We are the best! (2013, Lukas Moodysson) A-
  • 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-
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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?

Films Seen in 2015

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  1. [01 Jan] The Sorcerers (1967, Michael Reeves)
  2. [02 Jan] Intrusion (1961, Michael Reeves)
  3. [03 Jan] Chez la sorcière (1901, Georges Méliès)
  4. [03 Jan] Excelsior!

Muriel Elegible Films for 2015 In Order of Preference

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  1. Seen and Ranked
  2. P'tit Quinquin (2014, Bruno Dumont)
  3. Relatos salvajes (2014, Damián Szifrón)
  4. Jupiter Ascending (2015, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski)
  5. Wild Card (2015, Simon West)
  6. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015, Paul Tibbitt)
  7. Praia do Futuro (2014, Karim Aïnouz)
  8. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014, Tom Harper)
  9. The Boy Next Door (2015, Rob Cohen)
  10. Dark Summer (2015, Paul Solet)
  11. To See
  12. Blackhat (2015, Michael Mann)
  13. Sundance Film Festival Animated Shorts (2014, Various Directors)

Mike Leigh

  1. Must-see

  2. Highly recommended

  3. Recommended

  4. Vera Drake (2004)
  5. Secrets & Lies (1996)
  6. Worth a look

  7. Another Year (2010)
  8. Topsy-Turvy (1999)
  9. High Hopes (1988)
  10. Not bad but why don't you read a good book instead

TSPDT - The 1,000 Greatest films (by ranking).

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  • The number in brackets is the position each film held in last year's edition (February 2013).
  • 1. (1) CITIZEN KANE (Orson Welles / 1941 / USA / 119m / BW)
  • 2. (2) VERTIGO (Alfred Hitchcock / 1958 / USA / 128m / Col)
  • 3. (3) 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (Stanley Kubrick / 1968 / UK / 139m / Col)
  • 4. (5) TOKYO STORY (Yasujiro Ozu / 1953 / Japan / 134m / BW)
  • 5. (4) RULES OF THE GAME, THE (Jean Renoir / 1939 / France / 113m / BW)
  • 6. (6) 8½ (Federico Fellini / 1963 / Italy / 135m / BW)
  • 7. (8) GODFATHER, THE (Francis Ford Coppola / 1972 / USA / 175m / Col)
  • 8. (7) SUNRISE (F.W.

Sight and Sound Top 250 Films (2012)

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  1. Vertigo
  2. Citizen Kane
  3. Tokyo Story
  4. La Regle du jeu
  5. Sunrise
  6. 2001: A Space Odyssey
  7. The Searchers
  8. Man with a Movie Camera
  9. The Passion of Joan of Arc
  10. 8 1/2
  11. Battleship Potemkin
  12. L'atalante
  13. Breathless
  14. Apocalypse Now
  15. Late Spring
  16. Au hasard balthazar
  17. Seven Samurai
  18. Persona
  19. Mirror
  20. Singin' in the Rain
  21. L'avventura
  22. The Godfather
  23. Le mepris
  24. Rashomon
  25. Ordet
  26. In the Mood for Love
  27. Andrei Rublev
  28. Mulholland Drive
  29. Stalker
  30. Shoah
  31. Taxi Driver
  32. The Godfather, Part II
  33. Bicycle Thieves
  34. Psycho
  35. The General
  36. Satantango
  37. Metropolis
  38. Jeanne Dielman
  39. La dolce v