Sunday, March 6, 2011

A+ Pantheon

A Masterpieces

Certified Copy (Kiarostami)

House of Pleasures (Bonello)

A- Great 

Mysteries of Lisbon (Ruiz)

Margaret (Lonergan)

A Separation (Farhadi)

The Arbor (Barnard)

Martha Marcy May Marlene (Durkin)

A-/B+ Near Great

13 Assassins (Miike)

The Day He Arrived (Hong)

Melancholia (von Trier)

Contagion (Soderbergh)

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Weerasethakul)

Meek's Cutoff (Reichardt)

B+ Must See

Mission Impossible 4: Ghost Protocol (Bird)

Kid on a Bike (Dardenne & Dardenne)

Once Upon a Time in Anatolia (Ceylan)

Tuesday, After Christmas (Muntean)

Senna (Kapadia)

B+/B Strongly Recommended

The Tree of Life (Malick)

Drive (Winding Refn)

Love Exposure (Sono)

The Artist (Hazanavicius)

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Wyatt) 

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (Alfredson)

B  Recommended

Beginners (Mills)

Cave of Forgotten Dreams (Herzog)

Potiche (Ozon)

Tabloid (Morris)

X-Men: First Class (Vaughn)

B/B- Recommended with minor reservations

I Wish I Knew (Jia)

Moneyball (Miller)

B- Recommended with major reservations

Captain America: First Avenger (Johnston)

Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame (Tsui)

Heartbeats (Dolan)

Hugo (Scorsese)

Poetry (Lee) [AFI Fest 2010]

Shame (McQueen)

Thor (Branagh)

We Need to Talk About Kevin (Ramsay)

C+ Not Recommended but with redeeming values

Bridesmaids (Feig)

Cold Fish (Sono)

A Dangerous Method (Cronenberg) 

The Descendants (Payne)

Le Havre (Kaurismaki)

Norwegian Wood (Tran)

Nostalgia for the Light (Guzman)

C Poor

The Strange Case of Angelica (de Oliveira)

C- Crap

Midnight in Paris (Allen)

D+ Utter crap

D Foul, disgusting crap

F Burn the negative

Movie Catch-Up

Of Gods and Men
Margin Call  
Take Shelter
The Future
The Sleeping Beauty
The Skin I Live In
The Interrupters
The Adventures of Tin Tin 
The Time That Remains
The Four Times
Film Socialisme
Young Adult  

Sleeping Beauty
Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life

Ides of March

Fast Five
Princess of Montpensier
How I Ended This Summer
The Housemaid
Putty Hill
I Saw the Devil

Festival Movies 
Oki's Movie
Almayer's Folly
The Turin Horse
Wuthering Heights