Cinema, Lists

The Best Films of 2014

31 Dec , 2014  

The Best Films of 2014

Including Birdman, Boyhood, Citizenfour, Foxcatcher, Gone Girl and Interstellar

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DVD & Blu-ray, Lists

The Best DVD & Blu-rays of 2014

31 Dec , 2014  

2014

Including The Great Beauty, Serpico, Kagemusha, Short Term 12 and Ace in the Hole

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Documentaries, Lists, News

Sight & Sound’s Greatest Documentaries List

1 Aug , 2014  

Sight and Sound have recently released the results of a poll of critics and filmmakers to find the greatest documentaries of all time.

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DVD & Blu-ray, Lists

The Best DVD & Blu-rays of 2013

31 Dec , 2013  

The Best DVD and Blu-rays of 2013

DVD & BLU-RAY PICKS FOR 2013 Accident (StudioCanal) Blu-ray / http://amzn.to/12AItlS Army of Shadows (StudioCanal) Blu-ray / http://amzn.to/XoBR5U House of Cards: The Trilogy (2 Entertain) DVD / Blu-ray / http://amzn.to/ZJJTTa Le Beau Serge (Eureka) Blu-ray / DVD  http://amzn.to/146v99X Les Cousins (Eureka) Blu-ray / Normal / http://amzn.to/12AK0Z2 Scanners (Second Sight) Blu-ray / Limited Edition Steelbook / http://amzn.to/146w0Y2 Schindler’s List (Universal) Blu-ray / + UltraViolet Digital Copy and Digital […]

Cinema, Lists

The Best Films of 2013

30 Dec , 2013  

Best of 2013

Including 12 Years a Slave, All is Lost, Gravity and Upstream Colour

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Lists, News

Sight And Sound’s Top Films Of 2012

1 Dec , 2012  

Sight and Sound Top Films 2012

This year’s Sight and Sound end-of-year poll has been topped by Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master.

Cinema, Lists

The Best Films of 2011

31 Dec , 2011  

The Best Films of 2011

Including Drive, Hugo, Moneyball, Shame, The Tree of Life and Tyrannosaur

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Lists, News

Sight and Sound’s Top Films of 2011

1 Dec , 2011  

Sight and Sound Best of 2011

This year’s Sight and Sound poll has been topped by Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life.

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Lists, News

Time Out’s List of The 100 Best British Films

8 Feb , 2011  

Time Out 100 Best British Films

UK listings magazine Time Out have selected a list of the 100 Best British Films, topped by Don’t Look Now (1973).

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Interesting, Lists

Interesting Links of 2010

31 Dec , 2010  

Interesting End of Year Links 2010

As an alternative to the current end-of-year lists here is a collection of film-related links to things that caught my eye during 2010.

Lists, music, Soundtracks

The Best Film Music of 2010

27 Dec , 2010  

The Best Soundtracks of 2010

My favourite film music of the year included albums by Trent Reznor, Hans Zimmer and Daft Punk, whilst tracks by various artists including Zack Hemsey and Grizzly Bear also stood out.

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Cinema, Lists

The Best Films of 2010

18 Dec , 2010  

The Best Films of 2010

Including Another Year, Biutiful, Black Swan, Carlos, Enter the Void, Exit Through The Gift Shop, Inception, Inside Job, Tabloid, The Fighter, The Kids Are Alright, The King’s Speech, The Social Network and Toy Story 3

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Lists, News

Sight and Sound’s Top Films of 2010

28 Nov , 2010  

Sight and Sound Best of 2010

Sight and Sound have selected their best films of 2010 and it has been topped by The Social Network.

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Interesting, Lists

The Biggest Box Office Bombs of All Time

24 Aug , 2010  

Box Office Bombs

A list of the biggest box office disasters in history, which is topped by the ill-fated pirate adventure Cutthroat Island.

Lists

Classic Cars on Film

11 Apr , 2010  

A list of classic cars from the movies, including vehicles from The Italian Job, Bullitt, Vanishing Point and Goldfinger.

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Amusing, Lists

That Guy

11 Feb , 2010  

That Guy is a neat site compiling a list of character actors who you have probably seen in films.

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Cinema, Lists

The Best Films of the 2000s

31 Dec , 2009  

Including Memento, Spirited Away, Adaptation., Elephant, Sideways, The New World, United 93, There Will Be Blood, Waltz with Bashir and A Prophet

Cinema, Lists

The Best Films of 2009

31 Dec , 2009  

My best films of 2009

blu-ray, DVD & Blu-ray, Lists

The Best DVD & Blu-ray Releases of 2009

14 Dec , 2009  

Including Standard Operating Procedure, Recount, Gomorrah, Being There, Hunger, Waltz With Bashir, The Red Riding Trilogy, Mad Men, A Christmas Tale, The Class, Woodstock, The Pianist, Il Divo, Children of Men, Winstanley, In the Loop, Encounters at the End of the World, This is Spinal Tap, Ran, Belle De Jour, The New World, Frozen River, The Michael Haneke Collection, Gone With The Wind, Fanny and Alexander, For All Mankind, The Wizard of Oz, Inglourious Basterds, Mid-August Lunch and The Hurt Locker

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Lists, News

Sight and Sound’s Top Films of 2009

3 Dec , 2009  

British film magazine Sight and Sound have published their top 10 films of 2009.

Lists, News

Top Rated Films of the New Millennium as voted by IMDb users

19 Aug , 2009  

As this decade winds to a close, the IMDb has compiled a list of the best movies since 2000 as voted by its users.

Lists, Trailers

Alien trailer tops IFC list

27 Jun , 2009  

Alien has topped a list of The 50 Greatest Trailers of All Time by IFC.

Lists, Viral Video

100 Movie Lines in 200 Seconds

4 Jun , 2009  

Liquid Generation have edited one liners from 100 films in to the following 200 second montage. [ad] How many of the films can you name?

Interesting, Lists, News

TCM’s Most Influential Classic Movies

14 Apr , 2009  

TCM, which is 15 years old this month, have published a list of the Most Influential Classic Movies.

Lists

All The Films I Saw in 2008

31 Dec , 2008  

I might be missing a few out, but here is my list of all the films I saw at a cinema in 2008. Charlie Wilson’s War Sweeney Todd I Am Legend (IMAX) Dan in Real Life  National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets Be Kind Rewind Cloverfield Things We Lost in the Fire U2 3D (IMAX) […]

Cinema, Essential Films, Lists

The Best Films of 2008

30 Dec , 2008  

As in previous years this list of the best films of the year is presented in alphabetical order. (2007 titles which got a UK release during 2008 can be found in last year’s updated list). THE BEST FILMS OF 2008 Che (Dir. Steven Soderbergh) This long gestating biopic of Che Guevara from director Steven Soderbergh […]

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Amusing, Lists

Christmas Movie Montage

24 Dec , 2008  

An amusing montage of Christmas movies. The films used are: A Christmas Story (1983) A Linterieur (2007) Bad Santa (2003) Batman Returns (1992) Brazil (1985) Christmas Vacation (1989) Die Hard (1988) Die Hard 2 (1990) El Día de la Bestia (1995) Gremlins (1984) Invasion U.S.A. (1985) Jarhead (2005) Jingle All The Way (1996) L.A. Confidential […]

Interesting, Lists, News

Cahiers du cinéma’s 100 Greatest Films

23 Nov , 2008  

French film magazine Cahiers du Cinéma have compiled a list of the 100 greatest films of all time.

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Essential Films, Lists

The Best Films of 2007

31 Dec , 2007  

As with previous years this is a list of my favourite films of 2007 listed in alphabetical order. A while ago I gave up trying to rank the best films into an descending list from 10-1 after the realisation that it was just too arbitrary and that this isn’t a maths experiment, it is just […]

Lists

Disgusting Movie Scenes

29 Dec , 2007  

Check out this list of the 10 Most Disgusting Movie Scenes in American Cinema over at Alternative Reel. My particular favourite comes in at Number 5, which is the classic moment in John Carpenter’s The Thing where, well… you can check it out below: