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Year in Review: 2017

My complete 2017 Watchlist, Ranked
(Films seen in theaters or festivals in 2017)

Films qualify for my Best of 2017 when the country of origin’s initial commercial release occurs in 2017. 415 more words


10 Favourite Films of the Year

1. Blade Runner 2049

A cinematic masterpiece. Every shot was genuinely beautiful. Ryan Gosling was a brilliant heir to Harrison Ford’s leading role. Although, Harrison was brilliant himself. 708 more words


One Mann's Movies - The Top Three Turkeys of 2017.

OK, so “Turkey” is putting it a bit strongly. These are my top movie disappointments in the cinema year. Some of these ARE truly awful, but the last one is just plain disappointing given my expectations of the director.  306 more words

Film Review

Films I watched in 2017

In order of preference…

2017 (117 Films)

Call Me by Your Name ★★★★★

Moonlight ★★★★★

God’s Own Country ★★★★★

Raw ★★★★★

The Killing of a Sacred Deer ★★★★★ 543 more words

My 2017: A year in books (and a few films)


Yes, this is a film blog (don’t worry, I’ll get to the films shortly). But – for me – reading replaced writing this year. I said at the start of the year that I had lost interest in writing about films…twelve months later that remains the case. 2,647 more words


Top 25 Films of the Year

Recently, I took part in a couple of end of year polls for The Skinny. First up, was the best films of the year. Seven of my picks made the cut –  258 more words