January 2013 Tally

49 films, 48 for the first time, 7 at the cinema...

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C Cinema; S Stream; # Rewatch; >>> Review


 FILM OF THE MONTH
The Thing 9/10
John Carpenter 1982 USA DVD

The Deadly Trap 6/10 >>>
René Clément 1971 France / Italy DVD

Forbidden Games 8/10 >>>
René Clément 1952 France DVD

Partners in Crime 7/10 >>>
Pascal Thomas 2012 France DVD

The World of Apu 6/10
Satyajit Ray 1959 India DVD

The Impossible 4/10 >>>
Juan Antonio Bayona 2012 Spain C

Gervaise 8/10 >>>
René Clément 1956 France DVD

And Hope to Die 6/10 >>>
René Clément 1972 France / Italy DVD

Head Against the Wall 7/10
Georges Franju 1959 France DVD

The Brood 8/10
David Cronenberg 1979 Canada DVD

Tokyo Story 9/10
Yasujirô Ozu 1953 Japan DVD

Baraka 8/10 >>>
Ron Fricke 1992 USA DVD

Samsara 8/10 >>>
Ron Fricke 2011 USA DVD

Transylvania 7/10 >>>
Tony Gatlif 2006 France DVD

Les Misérables 6/10 >>>
Tom Hooper 2012 UK C

Gangster Squad 3/10 >>>
Ruben Fleischer 2013 USA C

Éden 7/10 >>>
Bruno Safadi 2012 Brazil S

Soka Afrika 6/10 >>>
Suridh Hassan 2010 UK / France / South Africa / Cameroon / Spain / Egypt / Netherlands DVD

Child's Play 2 6/10
John Lafia 1990 USA DVD

While the City Sleeps 6/10
Fritz Lang 1956 USA DVD

The Invader 7/10
Nicolas Provost 2011 Belgium S

Five Broken Cameras 7/10
Emad Burnat and Guy Davidi 2011 Occupied Palestinian Territory / Israel / France / Netherlands S

The Hurt Locker 3/10
Kathryn Bigelow 2008 USA S

Detropia 6/10
Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady 2012 USA S

Fear of Fear 7/10
Rainer Werner Fassbinder 1975 West Germany DVD

West of Memphis 8/10
Amy Berg 2012 New Zealand / USA C

Jeanne la Pucelle I: The Battles 7/10
Jacques Rivette 1994 France DVD

Last Orders 4/10
Fred Schepisi 2001 UK / Germany DVD

Django Unchained 4/10 >>>
Quentin Tarantino 2012 USA C

Friday the 13th Part 2 6/10
Steve Miner 1981 USA DVD

The Confrontation 6/10 >>>
Miklós Jancsó 1968 Hungary DVD

Scandal 5/10
Akira Kurosawa 1950 Japan DVD

The Diary of a Country Priest 5/10
Robert Bresson 1951 France DVD

Paradise Alley 8/10
Paradise Alley 1978 USA DVD #

Lincoln 7/10 >>>
Steven Spielberg 2012 USA C

Zero Dark Thirty 2/10 >>>
Kathryn Bigelow 2012 USA C

Hélas pour moi 3/10
Jean-Luc Godard 1993 France / Switzerland DVD

There's Always Tomorrow 8/10
Douglas Sirk 1956 USA DVD

The Fog 8/10
John Carpenter 1980 USA DVD

The Headless Woman 6/10
Lucrecia Martel 2008 Argentina / France / Italy / Spain S

Volcano 7/10
Rúnar Rúnarsson 2011 Iceland / Denmark S

A River Changes Course 7/10 >>>
Kalyanee Mam 2013 Cambodia S

Houston 6/10  >>>
Bastian Günther 2013 Germany / USA S

Soldier Jane 6/10  >>>
Daniel Hoesl 2013 Austria S

The Moo Man 6/10  >>>
Andy Heathcote 2013 UK S

Fallen City 6/10  >>>
Zhao Qi 2012 China S

The Meteor 6/10 >>>
François Delisle 2013 Canada S

Jiseul 6/10 >>>
Miseul O 2012 South Korea S

Also: Boardwalk Empire (S1); Curb Your Enthusiasm (S8); Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (S1 + S2); The Thick Of It (S1).

Ratings: 10/9 Among best seen; 9/8 Loved it; 8/7 Really liked it; 7/6 Liked it; 6/5 Indifferent; 5/4 Disliked it; 4/3 Strongly disliked it; 3/2 Hated it; 2/1 Among worst seen.