Reviews of movies, music, books and more by David Goody.

Monday, December 20, 2004

Films of the year 2004

Top 10 films of the year:
1) Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
2) Shaun Of The Dead
3) Lost in Translation
4) Hero
5) The Incredibles
6) The Village
7) Collateral
8) A Mighty Wind
9) Kill Bill vol. 2
10) Farenheit 9/11

Most enjoyable formula film of the year:

Big stupid blockbuster of the year:
Van Helsing

Worst re-make:
The Stepford Wives (though Alfie maybe worse)

Biggest waste of an cinema ticket:
Sky Captain And The World Of Tomorrow

Worst film by a good director:
Jersey Girl

Worth a DVD rental:
Big Fish
School Of Rock
Bad Education
House Of Flying Daggers

Guilty Pleasures (just because I liked them doesn't mean anyone else will):
The Day After Tomorrow
Around The World In 80 Days
King Arthur

Films as yet unreleased which could make the top 10:
Garden State
Napoleon Dynamite
The Aviator