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#1 sexy rancheros

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Posted 01 January 2013 - 01:09 AM

The future is now... or in a couple hours.

Gonna make a giant release schedule like the last thread. I'll try to keep updating it so keep that in mind.

January
11
Gangster Squad(dir. Ruben Fleischer)
Starring Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Sean Penn, and Emma Stone

18
Hors Satan(dir. Bruno Dumont)[NSFW]

February
2
Bullet to the Head(dir. Walter Hill)
Starring Sylvester Stallone, Sung Kang, Jason Momoa, and Christian Slater

8
A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III(dir. Roman Coppola)
Starring Charlie Sheen, Jason Schwartzman, and Bill Murray

Night Across the Street(dir. Raul Ruiz)

The Side Effects(dir. Steven Soderbergh)
Starring Rooney Mara, Jude Law, and Channing Tatum

13
Like Someone In Love(dir. Abbas Kiarostami)

14
A Good Day to Die Hard(dir. John Moore)
Starring John McClane

March
1
Stoker(dir. Park Chan-wook)
Starring Mia Wasikowka, Nicole Kidman, and Matthew Goode

13
Beyond the Hills(dir. Cristian Mungiu)

29
The Place Beyond the Pines(dir. Derek Cianfrance)
Starring Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, and Eva Mendes

Spring Breakers(dir. Harmony Korine)
Starring James Franco, Vanessa Hudgens, and Selena Gomez

April
5
Trance(dir. Danny Boyle)
Starring James McAvoy, Rosario Dawson, and Vincent Cassel

Upstream Color(dir. Shane Caruth)

12
Oblivion(dir. Joseph Kosinski)
Starring Tom Cruise, Olga Kurylenko, and Morgan Freeman
Also Video On Demand

To the Wonder(dir. Terrence Malick)
Starring Ben Affleck, Olga Kurylenko, Rachel McAdams, and Javier Bardem

26
The Lords of Salem(dir. Rob Zombie)[NSFW]
Starring Rob Zombie's wife and some people

Mud(dir. Jeff Nichols)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, and Reese Witherspoon

Pain & Gain(dir. Michael Bay)
Starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Mark Wahlberg, and Ed Harris

May
1
Post Tenebras Lux(dir. Carlos Reygadas)[NSFW]

3
The Iceman(dir. Ariel Vromen)[NSFW]
Starring Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, Chris Evans, and Ray Liotta

Iron Man 3(dir. Shane Black)
Starring Tony Stark as Iron Man...3

10
The Great Gatsby(dir. Baz Luhrman)
Starring Leo, Carey Mulligan, and Tobey Macguire

17
Frances Ha(dir. Noah Baumbach)
Starring Greta Gerwig, Mickey Sumner, and Adam Driver

Star Trek Into Darkness(dir. J.J. Abrams)
Starring Captain Kirk, Spock, and Chewbacca

24
Fast and Furious 6(dir. Justin Lin)
Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

June
14

Before Midnight(dir. Richard Linklater)

Starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy

 

The Bling Ring(dir. Sofia Coppola)
Starring Emma Watson, Leslie Mann, and Taissa Farmiga

Man of Steel(dir. Zack Snyder)
Starring Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, and Michael Shannon

This Is the End(dir. Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg)[NSFW]
Starring people that star in Judd Apatow movies

 

28

Byzantium(dir. Neil Jordan)

Starring Saoirse Ronan, Gemma Arterton, and Sam Riley

 

I'm So Excitied(dir. Pedro Almodovar)[NSFW?]
Starring Javier Camara, Cecilia Roth, and Lola Duenas

July
13
Pacific Rim(dir. Guillermo Del Toro)
Starring Rinko Kikuchi and Idris Elba

 

17

Computer Chess(dir. Andrew Bujalski)

Starring Patrick Riester, Wiley Wiggins, and Myles Paige

 

19

Only God Forgives(dir. Nicolas Winding Refn)

Starring Ryan Gosling, Kristen Scott Thomas, and Vithaya Pansringarm

 

23

Twixt(dir. Frances Ford Coppola)
Starring Val Kilmer, Bruce Dern, and Elle Fanning

August

2

The Canyons(dir. Paul Schrader)

Starring Lindsay Lohan, James Deen, and Nolan Funk

 

9
Elysium(dir. Neil Blomkamp)
Starring Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, and Sharlto Copley

 

Prince Avalanche(dir. David Gordon Green)

Starring Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch

 

16

Ain't Them Bodies Saints(dir. David Lowery)

Starring Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, and Ben Foster

 

23

The World's End(dir. Edgar Wright)
Starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost

 

30

The Grandmaster(dir. Wong Kar-Wai)[Weinstein cut]

Starring Tony Leung, Zhang Ziyi, and Song Hye-kyo

 

Passion(dir. Brian De Palma)

Starring Noomi Rapace, Rachel McAdams, and Karoline Herfurth

October
4
Gravity(dir. Alfonso Cuaron)
Starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock

18

12 Years a Slave(dir. Steve McQueen)

Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, and Benedict Cumberbatch

25

The Counselor(dir. Ridley Scott)
Starring Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Cameron Diaz, and Penelope Cruz

November

8

Thor: The Dark World

Starring the God of Thunder himself and mortals and immortals alike

 

15
The Wolf of Wall Street(dir. Martin Scorsese)
Starring Leonarda DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, and Matthew McConaughey

 

22

Nebraska(dir. Alexander Payne)

Starring Will Forte, Bruce Dern, and Bob Odenkirk

 

27

Oldboy(dir. Spike Lee)
Starring Josh Brolin, Samuel L. Jackson, and Elizabeth Olsen

December

6

Inside Llewyn Davis(dir. Coen Brothers)

Starring Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, and John Goodman

 

13
American Hustle(dir. David O. Russell)

Starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, and Jennifer Lawrence

 

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug(dir. Peter Jackson)

Starring Bilbo and his posse

 

18

Her(dir. Spike Jonze)

Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson, Amy Adams, and Rooney Mara

 

The Monuments Men(dir. George Clooney)

Starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, and John Goodman

 

20
Anchorman: The Legend Continues(dir. Adam McKay)
Starring Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd, Steve Carrell, and David Koechner

 

25

Labor Day(dir. Jason Reitman)

Starring Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin, and Gattlin Griffith

Possibly 2013
Frank or Francis(dir. Charlie Kaufman)
Freezing People is Easy(dir. Errol Morris)
Goodbye to Language 3D(dir. Jean-Luc Godard)
Joe(dir. David Gordon Green)
Night Moves(dir. Kelly Reichardt)
Nymphomanic(dir. Lars von Trier)
Only Lovers Left Alive(dir. Jim Jarmusch)
The Past(dir. Asghar Farhadi)
Snowpiercer(dir. Bong Joon-ho)
Under the Skin(dir. Jonathan Glazer)
Untitled Project(dir. Terrence Malick)
White Bird in a Blizzard(dir. Gregg Araki)


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Posted 01 January 2013 - 10:37 AM

To the Wonder (Malick) april 12
Mud (Nichols) Someday I hope
Like Someone in love (Kiarostami) Feb 13

Desplechin's first american production

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Posted 01 January 2013 - 11:20 PM

Didn't note dates for all, but I compiled a list earlier in the year and all these caught my eye and hopefully come out some time in 2013 hopefully, though some got festival releases in 2012:

12 Years a Slave [dir. Steve McQueen] - No known U.S date
American Mary [dir. Jen & Sylvia Soska] - don't know
Before Midnight [dir. Richard Linklater] - don't know
Beyond the Hills [dir. Cristian Mungiu] - 3/15
Bullet to the Head [dir. Walter Hill] - 2/1
Byzantium [dir. Neil Jordan] - don't know
The Counselor [dir. Ridley Scott] - 11/15
Elysium [dir. Neil Blomkamp] - 8/9
Frances Ha [dir. Noah Baumbach] - sometime in the year, I've heard March
Frank or Francis [dir. Charlie Kaufman] - don't know
Gangster Squad [dir. Ruben Fleischer] - 1/11
The Grandmaster [dir. Wong Kar-Wai] - not sure a release date for this
Gravity [dir. Alfonso Cuaron] - 10/18
Her [dir. Spike Jonze] - don't know
The Hunt [dir. Thomas Vinterberg] - don't know
The Iceman [dir. Ariel Vromen] - 5/3
I'm So Excitied [dir. Pedro Almodovar] - 12/13
Inside Llewyn Davis [dir. Joel & Ethan Coen] - 2/8
John Dies at the End [dir. Don Coscarelli] (already out on VoD I believe, though it's getting a theatrical release this month
Like Someone In Love [dir. Abbas Kiarostami] - 2/13
Malavita [dir. Luc Besson] - 10/18
Man of Steel [dir. Zack Snyder] - 6/14
Mud [dir. Jeff Nichols] - don't know
Nebraska [dir. Alexander Payne] - don't know
Nymphomanic [dir. Lars von Trier] - don't know
Oldboy [dir. Spike Lee] - 10/11
Only God Forgives [dir. Nicolas Winding Refn] - don't know
Pacific Rim [dir. Guillermo del Toro] - 7/12
Passion [dir. Brian de Palma] - don't know
The Past [dir. Asghar Farhadi] - don't know
Place Beyond the Pines [dir. Derek Cianfrance] - 3/29
Post Tenebras Lux [dir. Carlos Reygadas] - 5/1
Prince Avalanche [dir. David Gordon Green] - don't know
Runner, Runner [dir. Brad Furman] - 9/27
Side Effects [dir. Steven Soderbergh] - 2/8
Sightseers [dir. Ben Wheatley] - don't know
Silence [dir. Martin Scorsese] - don't know
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For [dir. Robert Rodriguez] - 10/4
Snowpiercer [dir. Bong Joon-ho] - don't know
Spring Breakers [dir. Harmony Korine] - don't know
Stoker [dir. Park Chan-Wook] - 2/28
This Is the End [dir. Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg] - 6/14
To the Wonder [dir. Terrence Malick] - 4/12
Trance [dir. Danny Boyle] - don't know
Under the SKin [dir. Jonathan Glazer] - don't know
Upstream Color [dir. Shane Caruth] - 4/5
The World's End [dir. Edgar Wright] - 10/25

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1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13,
14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, [66], 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, [86], 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, [124], 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, [167], 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, [179], 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, [185], 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, [203], 204, 205, 206, 207, [208], 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, [241], 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, [250], 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, [261], 262, 263, 264, 265, 266, 267, 268, 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, [282], 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323, 324, 325, 326, [327], 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 339, 340, 341, [342], 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 362, 363, [364], 365, 366, 367, 368, [369], 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377, 378, 379, 380, 381, 382, 383, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 390, 391, [392], 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 406, 407, 408, 409, 410, 411, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416, 417, [418], 419, 420, 421, 422, 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, 437, 438, 439, 440, 441, 442, 443, 444, 445, 446, 447, 448, 449, 450, 451, 452, 453, 454, 455, 456, 457, 458, 459, 460, 461, 462, 463, 464, 465, 466, 467, 468, 469, 470, [471], 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 477, 478, 479, 480, 481, 482, 483, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 493, 494, 495, 496, 497, 498, 499, [500], 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 506, 507, [508], 509, 510, 511, 512, 513, 515, 516, 517, [518], 519, 520, 521, 522, 523, [524], 525, 526, 527, [528], 529, 530, 531, 532, 533, 534, 535, 536, 537, 538, 539, 540, 541, 542, 543, 544, 545, 546, 547, 548, 549, 550, 551, 552, 553, 554, 555, 556, 557, 558, 559, 560, 561, 562, 563, 564, 565, 566, 567, 568, 569, 570, 571, 572, 573, 574, 575, 576, 577, 578, 579, 580, 581, 582, 583, 584, 585, 586, [587], 588, 589, 590, 591, 592, 593, 594, 595, 596, 597, 598, 599, 600, 601, 602, [603], 604, 605, 606, 607, 608, 609, 610, 611, 612, 613, 614, 615, 616, 617, 618, 619, 620, 621, 622, 623, 624, 625, 626, 627, 628, 629, 630, [631], 632, 633, 634, 635, 636, 637, 638, [639], 640, 641, 642, 643, 644, 645, 646, 647, 648, 649, 650, 651, 652, 653, 654, 655, 656, 657, 658, 659, 660, 661, 662, 663, 664, 665, 666, 667, 668, 669, 670, 671, [672], 673, 674, 675, 676, 677, 678, 679, 680, 681, 682, 683, [684], 685, 686, 687, 688, 689, 690, 691, 692, 694, 695, 696, 700

 

 

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:54 PM

Woah I can't wait to see what will the next Farhadi, Scoresese and Joon-Ho will look like!

Beyond the hill was kinda disappointing IMO. Some of my friends even totally hated it even though they were fans of his previous films.
Post Tenebras Lux is my personnal favorite of 2012 I already saw it twice and I can't wait to see it again!

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Posted 03 January 2013 - 02:59 AM

I updated the first post some more. Should I try to put trailers from Youtube in as well?
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Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:51 AM

I updated the first post some more. Should I try to put trailers from Youtube in as well?


Sounds like a cool idea. I love to hyperlink many of my posts :).
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Posted 05 January 2013 - 02:07 AM

No, I mean actually embedding the trailers into the post itself. Or should I just hyperlink it?

Updated the post some more.
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Posted 05 January 2013 - 12:36 PM

No, I mean actually embedding the trailers into the post itself.

I think that if you embed 50 youtube video in a single post, few computer will survive going on the page...

Also in the 2013 releases: Cinema Guild site have Night across the street(Ruiz) and Leviathan as coming soon!!! Two of my very favourites of the year!

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Posted 07 January 2013 - 12:41 PM

Yeah linking to the youtube videos would be better.

Sexy (or anyone else), what are you looking forward to from 2013?
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1-16, 18, 19, 20, 21(2nd), 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51(1st & 2nd), 52, 52, 53, 53, 55, 56, 57, 58, 61, 62, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86. 87, 88, 90, 91, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 105, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 121, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151(1st), 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 164, 165, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 177, 180, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 201, 202, 204, 205, 206, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 224, 226, 227, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 237, 239, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 260, 263, 266, 267, 268, 271, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 280, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 286, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 297, 298, 300(2D), 301, 302, 304, 305, 306, 308, 309, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 335, 336, 338, 339, 340, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 351, 352, 353, 354, 357, 358, 359, 362, 363, 364, 365, 366, 367, 368, 369, 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376, 378, 379, 380, 383, 385, 386, 387, 388, 391, 392, 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 402, 404, 405, 408, 409, 410, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416, 417, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422, 424, 425, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 437, 439, 441, 445, 446, 447, 448, 451, 453, 455, 456, 457, 459, 460, 461, 462, 465, 470, 475, 476, 478, 481, 482, 487, 490, 497, 498, 499, 500, 501, 503, 505, 512, 524, 525, 526, 528, 529, 530, 531, 539, 540, 543, 556, 565, 572, 578, 579, 580, 586, 596, 650, 664, 677

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Posted 07 January 2013 - 09:08 PM

Yeah linking to the youtube videos would be better.

Sexy (or anyone else), what are you looking forward to from 2013?



For the most part, everything I listed, I hope to check out throughout the year. I always watch a ton of new movies throughout every year and barring any completely terrible reviews, each of those I plan to see.


That said, I'm MOSTLY looking forward to checking these out:

Frances Ha [dir. Noah Baumbach]
The Grandmaster [dir. Wong Kar-Wai]
Gravity [dir. Alfonso Cuaron]
The Iceman [dir. Ariel Vromen]
Inside Llewyn Davis [dir. Joel & Ethan Coen]
Mud [dir. Jeff Nichols]
Only God Forgives [dir. Nicolas Winding Refn]
Pacific Rim [dir. Guillermo del Toro]
Snowpiercer [dir. Bong Joon-ho]
Spring Breakers [dir. Harmony Korine]
Under the Skin [dir. Jonathan Glazer]
The World's End [dir. Edgar Wright]

My Criterion Collection (696/699):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13,
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Posted 08 January 2013 - 05:56 AM

Updated the first post with links to trailers. I still need to add movies, especially for the later months.

Right now, To the Wonder is the film I'm most excited for. The others I'm interested in are Pacific Rim, The Lords of Salem, Stoker, Oblivion, Fast and Furious 6, and maybe Pain & Gain.

I hope the latest Renais comes out here.
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Posted 21 January 2013 - 04:47 PM

The Last Stand (2013: Kim Jee-woon) ***/****

I have not seen a film on opening day since Drive. I tend to avoid the Friday crowds (and extra fees where I go), but crowds have been busy throughout the week and I had to see something. I did not have the time to go to any coffee shop so I was more coherent than usual. I made it in time for the first trailer for the latest Die Hard and later for more Bruce Willis enjoyment and to my surprise there was one for Red 2. I wonder if I should see Red 1. This was shown in the second largest theater and the crowd was somewhat noisy, but luckily about half full so I got a good seat toward the back with no one behind me. Unfortunately, there was nothing unusual about the boilerplate crowd except for the vast amount of Arnold accent imitations that permeated the theater.

This is the first 2013 film I have seen. I was not expecting much since this is a come back film for Arnold, except that I noticed it was directed by Kim Jee-woon who had directed a horror film A Tale of Two Sisters which I had thought quite highly off and an action film The Good, The Bad, The Weird which I had liked and felt it was influenced by Hollywood action films regardless of the Spaghetti Western name. I thought he might be a good fit. Many an action aficionado will state the corruptive effect for Asian action auteurs in Hollywood such as John Woo (though some of his Hollywood output like Face Off I really like) and Ringo Lam. But with a relatively smaller budget at 30 million there might not be as much pressure from the producers, though it may have trouble making that money back with a weak opening weekend.

Arnold is Ray Owens a local sheriff who was a successful cop in LA but wanted to work at a slower pace (in some ways this character reminds me of the Tom Selleck Stone Cold character). He has a rag tag assortment of inexperienced deputies including Luis Guzman and eventually Johnny Knoxville. Meanwhile a drug kingpin Gabriel Cortez (Eduardo Noriega: The Devil’s Backbone) is being shipped under Agent John Bannister (Forest Whitaker: Ghost Dog), but is unfortunately freed with the help of a large magnetic device and lots of hired mercenaries. He is then heading toward the border to escape through a town already partially taken over by his gang led by Burrell (Peter Stormare: Get the Gringo).

The cinematography from Kim Ji-yong was impressive. It is not overtly shaky like much of the Michael Bay and Bourne films that has dominated and influenced the action landscape -- detrimentally in my opinion. But it is not static either. It should not be with the amount of car chases, gun fights and general mayhem.

It is interesting how MMA style has been influencing action fight scenes over the past few years. There is a nice one here involving Arnold and Eduardo Noriega that is appropriately intelligent enough between a smaller faster man and a stronger older one.* I watched Commando the following night and I can easily say that fight finale with Vernon Wells is much worse, though The Last Stand has nowhere near the amount of one-liners. Arnold’s delivery of dialogue is a bit rusty here, but his presence is still formidable. I am curious on how The Tomb is going to turn out. I hope it is as good as this film.

This was a good start to the 2013 season. While the plot was nothing extraordinary and the federal and local police were pretty inept in dealing with these hired mercenaries, this is a fun and fast bloody popcorn film with plenty of humor and exploding bodies

There are no additional scenes after the credits.

* Spoilers below: though sometimes I do wonder when someone is stunned why you do not continue the assault instead of letting them get back to their senses. This seems an extremely dangerous approach with criminal psychopaths. Of course then the fight scene would be over sooner. I thought the power slam after the arm-bar/scissor choke was quite appropriate. It is similar in that aspect to the triangle choke/power slam combination in one of my favorite fights of all-time with Donnie Yen and Collin Chou in Flash Point.

Peter Stormare does not seem to live much in films does he?
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Posted 21 January 2013 - 11:34 PM

I hope the latest Renais comes out here.

Don't expect too much. It's very disappointing. The concept is interesting and the Anouilh texts are always great to hear but the film's way too long and it's getting boring. It was the first time ever I was disappointed by a Resnais' film. It was released here and played only one week. It had disastrous results at the box-office.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 12:11 PM

February

14
A Good Day to Die Hard(dir. John Moore)
Starring John McClane

May
3
Iron Man 3(dir. Shane Black)
Starring Tony Stark as Iron Man...3

17
Star Trek Into Darkness(dir. J.J. Abrams)
Starring Captain Kirk, Spock, and Chewbacca

June
14
Man of Steel(dir. Zack Snyder)
Starring Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, and Michael Shannon

This Is the End(dir. Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg)[NSFW]
Starring people that star in Judd Apatow movies

October
4
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For(dir. Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez)
Starring Jessica Alba, Rosario Dawson, Michael Madsen, and Mickey Rourke

25
The World's End(dir. Edgar Wright)
Starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost

Possibly 2013
The Grandmasters(dir. Wong Kar-Wai)

^ From Sexy's post, these are the ones I'd probably be interested in.

Some others: (Note, at the moment, this is casual interest, based on the title, poster, genre, director, actor, or other information, without having seen a trailer.)
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
Movie 43
Warm Bodies
Escape From Planet Earth
Jack the Giant Slayer
Oz the Great and Powerful
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
The Croods
Evil Dead
Scary Movie 5 (maybe)
About Time
Epic
Much Ado About Nothing
Monsters University
World War Z
Kick Ass 2
Despicable Me 2
The Lone Ranger
R.I.P.D
Turbo
The Wolverine
The Smurfs 2 (Still haven't seen the first one)
RED 2 (Haven't seen the first one, comics based?)
Planes (imagine Pixar's Cars as planes instead. Cars is one of my least favorite Pixar films, but it's still OK.)
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (Haven't seen the first, but trailers for #1 look interesting)
Riddick
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2
Gravity
The Seventh Son
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Ender's Game
Thor: The Dark World
Frozen
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Anchorman: The Legend Continues

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 11:45 AM

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Mama (2013: Andres Muschietti) **½/****

Anybody see this? Anybody see this and think some of the plot reminiscent of The Woman in Black? I had not seen a horror film or ghost film in the theater in ages and I do not watch those films as much on DVD/BD as well as I once did. Also PG-13 ghost films can perturb me more than R ones that just focus on gore. This had been a top of the box office and so far is the biggest hit of the 2013 year (this won't last past February) and has had the strongest opening weekend as well.

When you have a specter or monster film it can easily be overdone by overshowing it. Here we have a CGI phantom that is generally creepy in the first half and later gets too much screen time. At first I thought maybe this film will creep me out later (I liked some of the set-up; the scene where they found the girls was done well), but as the film progressed I started thinking CGI and what improvements could have been made to the creature. No nightmares that night.

Other annoying aspects: The music cues were overdone here as well as a loud clash (very common in horror) would punctuate any "frightening" scene. When the scene was expected, you knew an annoying noise was coming. Something about the hipster couple annoyed me as well. While the definition of "hipster" is relative, I do think they fit the description. You get the obligatory "not quite done with the ending" ending. When will people learn not to go off into the woods by themselves when a murderous apparition is around. Wouldn't you take someone with you or at least ask? I wonder if holy water would work?

The film was OK though. I tend to like gothic atmosphere more with ghosts so I responded to The Woman in Black more. The film just became less interesting as the mysteries were solved and it relied on special effects and noise to scare you.
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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:59 PM

Jack the Giant Slayer (2013: Bryan Singer) ***/****

I hate having a cold. Yes it is not the flu, but then I would not be going to the theater and instead suffering in front of the television with hot tea under my nose. But with a cold you feel miserable but you still go to work (your work may not be top quality but you still go.) However, the cold does not affect a theater experience for myself as long as the theater is not overly hot or cold. In fact it helps because in the dark you concentrate on the screen. One hopes for a good film, but one will be satisfied with a decent film.

I was on time for the movie, but I did not need to hurry because we all know there are about 10-15 minutes of trailers. It was a rather empty theater with only two other people besides me. They took my favorite seats so I sat down a couple of rows in the middle muttering obscenities about my stuffed sinuses. I was looking forward to this film since I saw Richard Roeper give it an enthusiastic review and several friends had already seen this and liked it. Plus I tend to like special effect oriented films in the theater. I first had to endure the horror of a One Direction documentary trailer about this boy band who are apparently famous and in love with themselves and each other.

After seeing Warm Bodies a little while ago it is weird seeing Nicholas Hoult (Jack) so soon. Is he on to bigger stardom? Apparently his accent here is real since he is from England. Jack is a peasant young adult who has lost both mother and father and lives with his uncle. Times are tough and he is forced to sell a cart and a horse. The cart gets stolen while he protects the honor of a woman who turns out to be a princess (Eleanor Tomlinson). Then his horse gets traded without his consent for a bag of magic beans somewhat like the story. Jack is not having much luck with life but soon as well all know it is about to change dramatically, especially after he accidently gets one of the beans wet and it takes his house with a runaway princess up to the land of the giants.

The arc of the story is quite predictable with the bad human Roderick played manically by Stanley Tucci (in a Mark Strong role or is Mark Strong normally in a Stanley Tucci role) who wants to rule the world with the help of beans and a magically forged crown which . He is also set to marry the princess much to the chagrin of Jack.

I had fun with the movie. The giants are one-dimensional with no apparent female giants and I am not sure how their world actually works, but they sure are filthy. We are reminded of this when a chef is set to prepare a few humans for food as he picks his nose and eats the booger as well. Apparently there are no intellectually curious giants, but we can’t always ask for that with our adversaries. The CGI is done well and I was impressed by the pacing and effects of the later battle scenes. This is a popcorn film or at least a rainy day film or I am sick and I do not want to be reminded of my cold film.

Some notes: This is way too scary for young kids. There is no special ending after the credits or anything interesting about the credits themselves. I like how when movies do a story within a story they use a less impressive animation technique to show that world like Hellboy II.
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Posted 15 March 2013 - 02:21 PM

More movies to add to this list that sound interesting for a reason or another:

A.C.O.D. [dir. Stu Zicherman] - interesting reviews out of Sundance
Ain't Them Bodies Saints [dir. David Lowery] - see above
Freezing People is Easy [dir. Errol Morris] - Non-documentary film by Errol Morris
Fruitvale [dir Ryan Coogler] - Sundance
Joe [dir. David Gordon Green] - More David Gordon Green. Hopefully it's the good version of him directing this along with his other one also set for 2013.
Kill Your Darlings [dir. John Krokidas] - Sundance
Labor Day [dir. Jason Reitman] - I don't love Reitman, but his movies usually seem worth checking out. Though I never watched Young Adult
S-VHS [dir. Various directors] - Not a big fan of last year's V/H/S but this sequel seems to be getting a lot more positive reviews which has interested me.
Spectacular Now [dir. James Ponsoldt] - Sundance



For those curious, here's pretty much a list of everything I have my eye on for 2013 though there's a large percentage I'll probably end up ignoring depending reviews, which is the second half of the list.

http://letterboxd.co...3-new-releases/


Not on that list are new films from this year I have already seen like: Side Effects, A Good Day to Die Hard, Bullet to the Head, Warm Bodies, and John Dies at the End

My Criterion Collection (696/699):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13,
14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, [66], 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, [86], 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, [124], 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, [167], 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, [179], 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, [185], 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, [203], 204, 205, 206, 207, [208], 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, [241], 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, [250], 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, [261], 262, 263, 264, 265, 266, 267, 268, 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, [282], 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323, 324, 325, 326, [327], 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 339, 340, 341, [342], 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 362, 363, [364], 365, 366, 367, 368, [369], 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377, 378, 379, 380, 381, 382, 383, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 390, 391, [392], 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 406, 407, 408, 409, 410, 411, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416, 417, [418], 419, 420, 421, 422, 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, 437, 438, 439, 440, 441, 442, 443, 444, 445, 446, 447, 448, 449, 450, 451, 452, 453, 454, 455, 456, 457, 458, 459, 460, 461, 462, 463, 464, 465, 466, 467, 468, 469, 470, [471], 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 477, 478, 479, 480, 481, 482, 483, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 493, 494, 495, 496, 497, 498, 499, [500], 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 506, 507, [508], 509, 510, 511, 512, 513, 515, 516, 517, [518], 519, 520, 521, 522, 523, [524], 525, 526, 527, [528], 529, 530, 531, 532, 533, 534, 535, 536, 537, 538, 539, 540, 541, 542, 543, 544, 545, 546, 547, 548, 549, 550, 551, 552, 553, 554, 555, 556, 557, 558, 559, 560, 561, 562, 563, 564, 565, 566, 567, 568, 569, 570, 571, 572, 573, 574, 575, 576, 577, 578, 579, 580, 581, 582, 583, 584, 585, 586, [587], 588, 589, 590, 591, 592, 593, 594, 595, 596, 597, 598, 599, 600, 601, 602, [603], 604, 605, 606, 607, 608, 609, 610, 611, 612, 613, 614, 615, 616, 617, 618, 619, 620, 621, 622, 623, 624, 625, 626, 627, 628, 629, 630, [631], 632, 633, 634, 635, 636, 637, 638, [639], 640, 641, 642, 643, 644, 645, 646, 647, 648, 649, 650, 651, 652, 653, 654, 655, 656, 657, 658, 659, 660, 661, 662, 663, 664, 665, 666, 667, 668, 669, 670, 671, [672], 673, 674, 675, 676, 677, 678, 679, 680, 681, 682, 683, [684], 685, 686, 687, 688, 689, 690, 691, 692, 694, 695, 696, 700

 

 

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#18 sexy rancheros

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Posted 31 March 2013 - 10:14 PM

Updated the first post.

Sam, I'll include that Sundance stuff in it once trailers for those movies pop up.

Also, I saw my first movie from 2013. It's kind of disappointing to watch what could possibly be your coveted "best film of the year" out of the gate, but here I am. I'm probably gonna give it another go before it leaves theaters since I'm still reeling from the fact that it exists and how it exists. The description below is just what I thought after exiting the theater and I'm not entirely sure it's accurate. I don't know what to say.

Spring Breakers(dir. Harmony Korine)
It's what I'd imagine MTV's "Spring Break" would look like if it was directed by Terrence Malick with Skrillex replacing the Wagner or Bach pieces and trees and fields being replaced with bare breasts and drunk dudes. So in other words, a masterpiece.
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Posted 01 April 2013 - 09:56 PM

I LOVED Spring Breakers!

Apparently Après Mai(Assayas) is out on May 3rd in the US (I hope Criterion will release that one too!)

Ok I'm starting my list:

Seen:
***1/2/****
Après Mai (Assayas)
Hors Satan (Dumont)
Night Across the street (Ruiz)

***
Spring Breakers (Korine)

*1/2/****
Beyond the hill (Mungiu)

Want to watch:
Vic et Flo on vu un ours (Côté)
Mud
To the wonder
Goodbye to Language 3D
Frances Ha
Jimmy Picard
Les Salauds (Claire Denis)
Le passé (Farhadi)
Nymphomaniac
Diary of a Young Boy (Tsai Ming-Liang)
Like Father Like Son (Kore-eda)
Snowpiercer

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Posted 01 April 2013 - 10:23 PM

I also really enjoyed Spring Breakers. So far I've seen three movies this year that I enjoyed quite a bit: Spring Breakers, Side Effects, and Stoker.


I mildly enjoyed Bullet to the Head, but it definitely won't be ending up on my end of year list.

My Criterion Collection (696/699):
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13,
14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, [66], 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, [86], 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, [124], 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, [167], 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, [179], 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, [185], 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, [203], 204, 205, 206, 207, [208], 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, [241], 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, [250], 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, [261], 262, 263, 264, 265, 266, 267, 268, 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, [282], 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323, 324, 325, 326, [327], 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 339, 340, 341, [342], 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 362, 363, [364], 365, 366, 367, 368, [369], 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377, 378, 379, 380, 381, 382, 383, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 390, 391, [392], 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 406, 407, 408, 409, 410, 411, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416, 417, [418], 419, 420, 421, 422, 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, 437, 438, 439, 440, 441, 442, 443, 444, 445, 446, 447, 448, 449, 450, 451, 452, 453, 454, 455, 456, 457, 458, 459, 460, 461, 462, 463, 464, 465, 466, 467, 468, 469, 470, [471], 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 477, 478, 479, 480, 481, 482, 483, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 493, 494, 495, 496, 497, 498, 499, [500], 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 506, 507, [508], 509, 510, 511, 512, 513, 515, 516, 517, [518], 519, 520, 521, 522, 523, [524], 525, 526, 527, [528], 529, 530, 531, 532, 533, 534, 535, 536, 537, 538, 539, 540, 541, 542, 543, 544, 545, 546, 547, 548, 549, 550, 551, 552, 553, 554, 555, 556, 557, 558, 559, 560, 561, 562, 563, 564, 565, 566, 567, 568, 569, 570, 571, 572, 573, 574, 575, 576, 577, 578, 579, 580, 581, 582, 583, 584, 585, 586, [587], 588, 589, 590, 591, 592, 593, 594, 595, 596, 597, 598, 599, 600, 601, 602, [603], 604, 605, 606, 607, 608, 609, 610, 611, 612, 613, 614, 615, 616, 617, 618, 619, 620, 621, 622, 623, 624, 625, 626, 627, 628, 629, 630, [631], 632, 633, 634, 635, 636, 637, 638, [639], 640, 641, 642, 643, 644, 645, 646, 647, 648, 649, 650, 651, 652, 653, 654, 655, 656, 657, 658, 659, 660, 661, 662, 663, 664, 665, 666, 667, 668, 669, 670, 671, [672], 673, 674, 675, 676, 677, 678, 679, 680, 681, 682, 683, [684], 685, 686, 687, 688, 689, 690, 691, 692, 694, 695, 696, 700

 

 

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[ ] = Box Set

 

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