July in Film 2011

July 2011 in Film


Number of First-Time Viewings (this month): 41
Number of Re-watches (this month): 23
Number of films watched this year: 286

5/5
Pan’s Labyrinth
The Social Network *
Blue Velvet *
Taxi Driver *
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
Poltergeist *
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban *
Tabloid
Senna

4.5/5
Requiem
Hellboy II *
Beetlejuice *
Beau Pere
Sympathy For Lady Vengeance
Water Lilies
Armadillo
Tomboy
Martha Marcy May Marlene
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix *
Barney’s Version
Submarine
Mean Streets *

4/5
Saw VII *
Cronos
Super
The Devil’s Backbone
Hellboy *
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone *
The Descent *
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire *
Cold Fish
Take Shelter
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince *
13 Assassins
Captain America
Jane Eyre
Hanna
Hesher

3.5/5
Saw VI *
The Rite
Stigmata *
Tony – London Serial Killer
Love Is The Devil
I Love You, Man *
The Kid
Once
The Conspirator
Dog Soldiers *
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets *
The Beaver
Piranha 3D *
Phasma Ex Machina
The Woman

3/5
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
Womb
Doomsday
Blades of Glory *
Hobo With A Shotgun

2.5/5
Joysticks

2/5
Cougars Inc
20 Funerals

1.5/5

1/5
Scream Of The Banshee

First Movie I Saw This Month: Saw VI
Last Movie I Saw This Month: Hesher
(First time watches)
Best Overall Film: Pan’s Labyrinth, Tabloid, Senna
Worst Overall Film: Scream Of The Banshee
Best Overall Documentary: Tabloid, Senna
Best Actor: Michael Shannon (Take Shelter), Patrick Dewaere (Beau Pere), Mitsuru Fukikoshi and Denden (Cold Fish)
Best Actress: Sandra Hüller (Requiem), Elizabeth Olsen (Martha Marcy May Marlene), Zoé Héran (Tomboy), Ivana Baquero (Pan’s Labyrinth), Yeong-ae Lee (Sympathy For Lady Vengeance)
Best Supporting Actor: John Hawkes (Martha Marcy May Marlene), Sergi López (Pan’s Labyrinth), Joseph Gordon Levitt (Hesher), Daniel Craig (Love Is The Devil)
Best Supporting Actress: Asuka Kurosawa (Cold Fish), Ellen Page (Super)
Best Director: Guillermo Del Toro, Céline Sciamma
Biggest Surprise: Beau Pere, Barney’s Version
Biggest Disappointment: Scream Of The Banshee, Joysticks
Most Messed-Up Movie: Cold Fish
“I’m Pretty Damn Sure No One Else Has Seen This”: Cold Fish, Tomboy, Beau Pere
Person/Character I Never Want to Meet: Mr and Mrs Murata (Cold Fish), Joyce McKinney (Tabloid)
Ultimate WTF? Moment: The ending to Womb
Best Scene: Ofelia gets introduced to the faun, the scenes of Senna winning his first Grand Prix Championship
Best Line: “It’s magnificent. With death comes gratitude for life. If a man has lived in vain, then how trivial his life is.” – Lord Naritsugu Matsudaira (13 Assassins)
Movie I Finally Got to See: Requiem
Coolest Title: Love Is The Devil
Best Eye Candy: Eric Bana (Hanna), Daniel Craig (Love Is The Devil), Michael Fassbender (Jane Eyre), Paddy Considine (Submarine) Scott Speedman (Barney’s Version)

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