Silver Linings Playbook (2012), David O. Russell, B- Jaws (1975), Steven Spielberg, A Mea Maxima Culpa (2012), Alex Gibney, B+ Rise of the Guardians (2012), Peter Ramsey, D Lincoln (2012), Steven Spielberg, A Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2012), David Gelb, C The Haunting (1963), Robert Wise, A- Some Came Running (1958), Vincent Minnelli, B+ Beyond the Black Rainbow (2012), Panos Cosmatos, A- Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977), George Lucas, A- The Day of the Jackal (1973), Fred Zinnemann, A Of Snails and Men (2012), Tudor Giurgiu, B Three Days Til Christmas (2012), Radu Gabrea, B Everybody in Our Family (2012), Radu Jude, A- Best Intentions (2012), Adrian Sitaru, B+ This is 40 (2012), Judd Apatow, B+ Promised Land (2012), Gus Van Sant, B- Killing Then Softly (2012), Andrew Dominik, A- Not Fade Away (2012), David Chase, B+ Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012), Benh Zeitlin, A- Argo (2012), Ben Affleck,...Read More
Month: November 2012
I did a lot of traveling plus some non-review assignments, so not too many reviews (or films screened at home for kicks: books are fun, too!) Moonrise Kingdom (2012), Wes Anderson, A The Incredibles (2004), Brad Bird, B The Hunger Games (2012), Gary Ross, B- A Late Quartet (2012), Yaron Zilberman, B+ Anna Karenina (2012), Joe Wright, A- Silent Hill Revelation 3D (2012), Michael J. Bassett, B- Werewolf of London (1934), Stuart Walker, B Ronin (1998), John Frankenheimer, B+ The Bay (2012), Barry Levinson, B The Man With The Iron Fists (2012), RZA, B 1941 (1979), Steven Spielberg, B The Invisible Men (2012), Yariv Mozer, A- Ameer Got His Gun (2012), Naomi Levari, B+ Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005), George Lucas, B- Skyfall (2012), Sam Mendes,...Read More
Jordan Hoffman is a New York-based writer and film critic working for The Guardian, Vanity Fair, Thrillist, Times of Israel, NY Daily News and elsewhere.
He is the host of ENGAGE: The Official Star Trek Podcast, a member of the New York Film Critics Circle and challenges you to a game of backgammon.