Strawberry Anarchy's Unique and Quirky Film List. The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008. Got a Few Minutes? Watch a Movie. Short film, like the short story, is really its own medium.
With the advances in low-cost technology, short films are easier than ever to make and distribute. The story of 1. No Heroics (TV Series 2008. My Name Is Earl (TV Series 2005–2009. Watch Being Human Episodes Online. Top Ten: So-Bad-They’re-Good Films. We all know that sometimes certain things can go wrong in the filmmaking process that result in a below-average film and that can make for a bad viewing experience for the audience.
Then there are those films that are so bad, so terribly executed by all involved, that they go full circle and become awesome. Be prepared to laugh and cringe in equal measure as you take a look at our Top Ten So Bad-They’re-Good Films: #10: Plan 9 From Outer Space A staple on Worst Films lists everywhere, this is a classic for a reason. Directed by “The Worst Director in the World”, Ed Wood, the film is a masterclass in how not to make a film. . #9: Kingdom of the Spiders Bill Shatner! #8: Batman the Movie Thought Tim Burton’s 1989 Batman was the first time the character was committed to celluloid? #7: Frankenhooker. Attack the Block.
All Critics (155) | Top Critics (33) | Fresh (139) | Rotten (16) | DVD (9) Attack the Block is essentially an action thriller and as such is effective.
Here is a shaggy monster movie that pulls double-duty as a satire of class and ethnic barriers, and how those barriers quickly disappear when we are forced to fight for our simple survival. Attack the Block attacks the alien invasion genre with wit, energy and a cheeky insolence that makes it out of this world. An energetic genre ride with social ambitions about race and class. "Attack the Block" demands to be seen simply because it is a thrill - a pulse-raiser whose perfect construction and pointed wit make it one of the year's most exciting films. The movie's amateurishly made. Attack the Block isn't a great movie, but it's fueled by a sense of energy that still makes it somewhat irresistible regardless of its (sometimes far too obvious) flaws. Skilled, heartfelt entertainment done well.
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Might we recommend using the opportunity to catch up on some quality television? If you happen to be a Netflix subscriber, there's a lifetime's worth of stream-able television shows just a few clicks away. We've combed the Watch Instantly section and compiled a menu of 20 shows worth sampling during your holiday downtime; skip the mall, fire up your laptop, fix a leftover-turkey sandwich, and settle in. (Psst! If you've got pesky family members who also want to watch, we've included recommended "relative pairings," too.) The Sarah Silverman Program This bizarre Comedy Central show has the Emmy nominee making poop jokes, fart jokes, racist jokes, bestiality jokes, and racist-bestiality-fart-poop jokes. The IT Crowd Louie Soap King of the Hill or Beavis & Butthead.
Top Stoner Comedies On Netflix Streaming for 4/20. Last month when I was still in some muscle pain I passed on going out on St.
Patrick’s Day because I didn’t want to be jostled. So while I was chilling I thought I would do a Netflix post on my top drinking movies. However I couldn’t find any of them aside from the titles that I had already covered in my Top Sex Comedies On Netflix Streaming post. Then I remembered that 4/20 was coming up. So potheads, rejoice! As I once read on Gawker.com in reference to weed, I “don’t even know what it smells like”. After Hours (1985. Winona Ryder. 5 Ways Philip K Dick's Insanity Changed the World of Movies. Sometimes you see a movie with a real mindfuck of a plot and you think, "Who the hell thinks up this stuff?
" It's pretty much one guy. His movies are on the way to grossing a billion dollars, but the man himself died broke, not having lived to see any of them. Also, he was insane. Turning Down the Suck » Eight Ben Stiller Projects That Didn’t Suck. The Illusionist (2010. Tideland (2005. The 10th Kingdom (TV mini-series 2000. Mary and Max: Toni Collette, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Barry Humphries, Eric Bana, Adam Elliot: Movies & TV. Brick (film) The film's narrative centers on a hardboiled detective story that takes place in a Californian suburb.
Most of the main characters are high school students. The film draws heavily in plot, characterization, and dialogue from hardboiled classics, especially from Dashiell Hammett. The title refers to a block of heroin, compressed roughly to the size and shape of a brick. The film has come to be regarded as a cult classic. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Nora Zehetner High school student Brendan Frye lives a lonely existence following his break up with ex-girlfriend Emily Kostich and the betrayal of his friend Jerr to the authorities. Laura points Brendan in the direction of a local diner, where he arranges a meeting through Dode, leader of a stoner clique that Emily belongs to.
Brendan visits Vice Principal Trueman, asking him to allow for Brendan to investigate the events, without mentioning Emily's death, as a favour for turning in Jerr. Rian Johnson with Joseph Gordon-Levitt in March 2012. The Squid and the Whale (2005. Prozac Nation (2001. Persepolis (2007. Igby Goes Down (2002. Manic (2001. Outcasts. Downloading Nancy. Downloading Nancy is a 2008 drama film directed by Johan Renck, starring Maria Bello and Jason Patric.
It is loosely based on the death of Sharon Lopatka who sought out someone who would torture her to death. The film premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival, where it was nominated for a Grand Jury Prize. Plot From the press release: Dead to everything except painful pleasure, an unhappily married woman, Nancy, leaves her silent husband behind to meet a fellow broken soul in search of a final release.
Cast Maria Bello – Nancy StockwellJason Patric – Louis FarleyRufus Sewell – Albert Stockwell, Nancy's husbandMichael Nyqvist – StanAmy Brenneman – Carol, Nancy's psychotherapist Reception The film received mostly negative reviews, garnering a score of 17% on Rotten Tomatoes, which summarized it as "slickly made but mostly unpleasant". Salon.com, in a report about the films at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival, wrote: References External links
FURIOUS FLIX: ENTER THE VOID (2009) One of the most aesthetically captivating films to be released in the last few years is Gaspar Noe’s 2009 psychedelic melodrama, Enter The Void.
From the start of the film which bombards you with a highly intense opening credits sequence you are plunged into an existential adventure the likes of which you’ve never seen before. Oscar (Nathaniel Brown) and Linda (Paz de la Huerta) are siblings whose parents died in a car crash when they were very young. They are now adults and both living together in Tokyo. To support themselves, Oscar sells drugs while Linda works as a stripper. Noe immediately brings you into the life of Oscar by shooting it in a first person point of view which makes us feel like we’re seeing things through his eyes. To be straight forward, this film really blew me away because I didn’t expect such an affecting emotional roller-coaster. Dogtooth (2009) - Plot Summary.