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Old 03-03-2014, 03:44 AM
The Month in Movies - February 2014

Number of movies seen (this month): 37

8/10
Marty
Angel Face
Anne of the Thousand Days
The Lego Movie
Ernest & Celestine

7/10
A Man Vanishes
It Should Happen to You
Desiree
I Used to Be Darker
Kind Hearts and Coronets
The Long Voyage Home
The Lavender Hill Mob
Enemies: A Love Story
The Big Country
Decision Before Dawn
The Bad Seed

6/10
Hotel Terminus: The Life and Times of Klaus Barbie
I Want to Live!
The Search
Wadjda
Lost Horizon

5/10
The Decline of the American Empire
Alexandra's Project
The Broken Circle Breakdown
Anthony Adverse
Enchanted April
How I Live Now
The Love Parade
Cousin, Cousine
Crossfire
The Frozen Ground
Escape Plan

4/10
The Moving Finger
Three Smart Girls
Non-Stop
Waterland
Cavalcade

The Best: Marty
The Worst: Cavalcade

First Film Seen This Month: A Man Vanishes
Last Film Seen This Month: Non-Stop

Best Actor: Ernest Borgnine - Marty
Best Actress: Jean Simmons - Angel Face
Best Supporting Actor: Burl Ives - The Big Country
Best Supporting Actress: Eileen Heckart - The Bad Seed
Best Director: Delbert Mann - Marty
Best Original Screenplay: The Lego Movie
Best Adapted Screenplay: Enemies: A Love Story
Biggest Surprise: The Lego Movie
Biggest Disappointment: Hotel Terminus
Most Fucked Up Movie: The Bad Seed
Person I Never Want to Meet: Diane Tremayne (Jean Simmons) - Angel Face
Why is He/She Still in Movies: Jim Caviezel - Escape Plan
Ultimate WTF Moment: Arnold Schwarzanegger freaking out while babbling in German - Escape Plan
Best Scene: Louis (Dennis Price) realizes that he forgot his memoir - Kind Hearts and Coronets
Best Line: "Elizabeth shall be a greater queen than any king of yours! She shall rule a greater England than you could ever have built! Yes - MY Elizabeth SHALL BE QUEEN! And my blood will have been well spent!" Anne (Genevieve Bujold) - Anne of the Thousand Days
Movie I Finally Got to See: A Man Vanishes
Coolest Title: The Decline of the American Empire
Hottest Lady: Jean Simmons - Angel Face
Oldest Movie Seen: The Love Parade (1929)
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Old 03-03-2014, 05:57 AM
* = rewatch

1. Her - 8/10
2. Winter's Tale - 8/10
3. The Wolf of Wall Street - 8/10
4. Non-Stop - 7/10
5. That Awkward Moment - 7/10
6. Last Vegas - 7/10
7. American Hustle - 7/10
8. RoboCop - 7/10
9. Ride Along - 6/10



Best Director: Spike Jonze, Her
Best Actor: Joaquin Phoenix, Her
Best Actress: Scarlett Johansson, Her
Best Supporting Actor: Bradley Cooper, American Hustle
Best Supporting Actress: Jessica Brown Findlay, Winter's Tale
Best Screenplay: Her
Biggest WTF! Moment: Jonah Hill's character just whipping out his dick and jerking off in the middle of a party when Margot Robbie's character arrives.
Best Scene: the "Sex scene" in Her
Most Fucked Up Movie: The Wolf of Wall Street
Person I Never Want to Meet: Jordan Belfort (Leonardo Dicaprio) in The Wolf of Wall Street
Coolest Title: The Wolf of Wall Street
Hottest Lady: Jessica Brown Findlay in Winter's Tale
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Old 03-03-2014, 08:43 AM
Number of Films This Month: 46
Number of Films This Year: 101

10/10
none
9/10
American Hustle
8/10
Good Night, and Good Luck
Get Carter (1971)
Closely Watched Trains
Man On the Flying Trapeze
A Man and a Woman
Desiree
7/10
Overboard
And Then There Were None
Nebraska
Tom Jones
Ruggles of Red Gap
Addicted to Her Love
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Speedy
Funny Games (2007)
Girl, Interrupted
Le Notti Bianche (White Nights)
Julius Caesar (1953)
Don Jon
Rumble Fish
Rachel, Rachel
Gambit (1966)
6/10
The Magic Box
The Prince and the Pauper (1937)
Philomena
Conversations With Other Women
What! No Beer?
All the Fine Young Cannibals
Austenland
Butterflies Are Free
5/10
Thor: The Dark World
Wild River
Young Guns
Belle of the Nineties
The Cotton Club
Cottage Country
A Free Soul (1931)
4/10
Sleepwalking
Bachelor Apartment
Career Opportunities
The Tender Hook
Sexy Beast
Big Fish
3/10
Despicable Me 2
2/10
American Breakdown
1/10
none

The Best: American Hustle
The Worst: American Breakdown

First Film Seen This Month: Good Night, and Good Luck
Last Film Seen This Month: A Free Soul

Best Actor: Albert Finney, Tom Jones
Best Actress: Anouk Aimee, A Man and a Woman
Best Supporting Actor: Marlon Brando, Julius Caesar
Best Supporting Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle
Best Director: George Clooney, Good Night and Good Luck
Best Original Screenplay: Eric Singer and David O. Russell, American Hustle
Best Adapted Screenplay:John Osborne, Tom Jones
Biggest Surprise: Overboard
Biggest Disappointment: Sexy Beast
Most Fucked Up Movie: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
I'm Pretty Sure No One Else Has Seen This: A Free Soul
Person I Never Want to Meet: Carter (Michael Caine,) Get Carter
Why is He/She Still in Movies: Nick Stahl, Sleepwalking
Ultimate WTF Moment: The ending of Closely Watched Trains
Best Scene: Charles Laughton reciting the Gettysburg Address, Ruggles of Red Gap
Best Line: Ambrose Wolfinger (W. C. Fields): My poor mother-in-law died three days ago. I'm attending her funeral this afternoon.
Ambrose's Secretary: Isn't that terrible, Mr. Wolfinger!
Ambrose Wolfinger: Yes, it's terrible. It's awful. Horrible tragedy.
Ambrose's Secretary: It must be hard to lose your mother-in-law.
Ambrose Wolfinger: Yes it is, very hard. It's almost impossible. Man On the Flying Trapeze
Movie I Finally Got to See: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Coolest Title: Girl, Interrupted
Hottest Lady: Scarlett Johansson, Don Jon
Oldest Film Seen: Speedy (1928)
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Old 03-03-2014, 11:51 AM
FEBUARY
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FIRST VIEWINGS
Lego Movie
Monuments Men
Robocop
12 Years a Slave
American Psycho
Best Worst Movie
With Great Power
Nightmares in Red, White and Blue

REWATCHINGS
Gravity
Big Trouble in Little China
Escape Plan

The new favorites: Best, Worst Movie
The Lego Movie

Letdown most by: Monuments Men
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Old 03-04-2014, 02:18 AM
Number of movies seen (this month): 22 + 4 shorts

8/10
The LEGO Movie
The Counselor

7.5/10
Vic+Flo Saw A Bear
The Waiting Room
Bloody Sunday

7/10
Grand Piano
The Square
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Innocents

6.5/10
Pusher (1996)

6/10
Borgman
Grigris
Cutie and the Boxer
At Berkeley
Pickpocket

5/10
Thor: The Dark World
Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2
The Congress

4/10
Almost Human

The Best: The Counselor
The Worst: Almost Human

First Film Seen This Month: Grand Piano
Last Film Seen This Month: Pickpocket

Best Actor: Ralph Fiennes - The Grand Budapest Hotel
Best Actress: Deborah Kerr - The Innocents
Best Supporting Actor: Martin Stephens - The Innocents
Best Supporting Actress: Romane Bohringer - Vic + Flo Saw A Bear
Best Director: Denis Cote - Vic + Flo Saw A Bear
Best Original Screenplay: The Counselor
Best Adapted Screenplay: The Innocents
Biggest Surprise: The Counselor
Biggest Disappointment: At Berkeley
Most Fucked Up Movie: The Congress
Person I Never Want to Meet: The Cartel - The Counselor
Why is He/She Still in Movies: Adrien Brody (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Ultimate WTF Moment: It's a tough one between watching The Congress devour its chances of being a good movie or almost everything in Borgman. Borgman was more enjoyable in its WTFness, so it gets the edge.
Best Scene: Jefe's monologue to the Counselor - The Counselor
Best Line: When it comes to grief, the normal rules of wealth do not apply. Because grief transcends value. A man would give entire nations to lift grief off his heart and yet, you cannot buy anything with grief, because grief is worthless. - Jefe in The Counselor
Movie I Finally Got to See: Pickpocket
Coolest Title: Bloody Sunday
Hottest Lady: Penelope Cruz - The Counselor
Hottest Guy: Michael Fassbender - The Counselor
Oldest Movie Seen: Pickpocket (1959)
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Old 03-08-2014, 05:46 PM
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8/10
The Counselor
Clearly the most underrated film of 2013, right? Glad I'm not the only one who really dug it.
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