Captain Phillips Tops Kenneth Turan’s Best of List

From the LA Times (he’s not including foreign language films and lists the other films in his top ten in alphabetical order): “Captain Phillips.” Intricate cat-and-mouse doings on a pirate-captured freighter mixing action, character and social conscience....
Posted On 19 Dec 2013

New York Times Critics Name Top Ten of 2013

First up, AO Scott, who definitely needed a top twenty: 1. ‘ Inside Llewyn Davis’ The musical performances — especially from Oscar Isaac, who plays the title character — are hauntingly lovely, and they anchor Joel and Ethan Coen’s exploration, at once mordant and melancholy, of...
Posted On 11 Dec 2013

Ann Hornaday’s Top Movies of 2013

(Thanks Jerry Grant!) Washington Post’s Ann Hornaday’s Top Movies (21 listed): 1. 12 Years a Slave 2. Inside Llewyn Davis 3. Stories We Tell 4. Enough Said 5. All Is Lost 6. Her 7. Gravity 8. Mud 9. Fruitvale Station 10. Frances Ha
Posted On 09 Dec 2013

12 Years a Slave Tops Peter Travers 2013 Top Ten List

And the top ten: 1. 12 Years A Slave 2. Gravity 3. The Wolf of Wall Street 4. Before Midnight 5. Her 6. American Hustle 7. Captain Phillips 8. Nebraska 9. Blue Jasmine 10. Inside Llewyn Davis Travers list last year (Oscar nominees in bold) 1. The Master 2. Zero Dark Thirty 3....
Posted On 05 Dec 2013

Sight&Sound Top 10 of 2013

1. The Act of Killing 2. Gravity 3. Blue Is the Warmest Colour 4. The Great Beauty 5. Frances Ha 6. A Touch of Sin 7. Upstream Color 8. The Selfish Giant 9. Norte, the End of History 10. Stranger by the Lake “The uneasiness it creates in the viewer ranges from the details of its...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013