Month: August 2012

Films Seen 8/21 – 8/31

Ornette: Made in America (1985), Shirley Clarke, A Premium Rush (2012), David Koepp, B The Tall Man (2012), Pascal Laugier, D Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Jonathan Frakes, A+++ The Ambassador (2012), Mads Brugger, B Coma (2012), Some Hack, D The Possession (2012), Ole Bornedal, B- Lawless (2012), John Hillcoat, B Samsara (2012), Ron Fricke, A- This Gun For Hire (1942), Frank Tuttle,...

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Films Seen 8/2 – 8/21

Event Horizon (1997), Paul W.S. Anderson, A- Side by Side (2012), Christopher Kenneally, C- Goats (2012), Christopher Neill, C- The Bourne Legacy (2012), Tony Gilroy, C Cosmopolis (2012), David Cronenberg, A- Why Stop Now? (2012), Phil Dorling and Ron Nyswaner, D Compliance (2012), Craig Zobel, A- The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012), Peter Hedges, C- Au Hasard Balthasar (1966), Robert Bresson,...

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Films Seen 7/10 – 8/2

Dredd (2012), Pete Travis, B The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Christopher Nolan, B+ Sinister (2012), Scott Derrickson, B- Killer Joe (2012), William Friedkin, B+ Mean Girls (2004), Mark Waters, B Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985), Paul Schrader, B+ The Booth (2005), Yoshihiro Nakamura, B The Well-Digger’s Daughter (2012), Daniel Auteuil, A- Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai (2012), Takashi Miike, C- Klovn (2012), Mikkel Norgaard, A- The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943), Michael Powell and Emeric Pressberger, A- Paranorman (2012), Chris Butler and Sam Fell, A- Chicken With Plums (2012), Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi, A- The Awakening (2012), Nick Murphy, C- The Campaign (2012), Jay Roach, B+ 360 (2012), Fernando Meirelles, D Total Recall (2012), Len Wiseman, C- Kippur (2000), Amos Gitai, B Baraka (1992), Ron Fricke,...

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