Friday, March 17, 2017

2017 Movie List -- The Top 22 So Far

THE STANDOUTS (2) - This should go without saying, but these are all must-sees.

Logan ***1/2
Get Out ***


THE GOOD (3) - These represent quality filmmaking all-around.

John Wick: Chapter 2 ***
Oklahoma City ***
The Girl With All the Gifts ***

THE GOOD... BUT SHOULD'VE BEEN BETTERS (4) - Why weren't these good movies better? I don't really know. But they should've been. Hence, the name of this section.

The Lost City of Z ***
Hounds of Love **1/2
Wilson **1/2
Table 19 **1/2

THE GUILTY PLEASURES (5) - These are movies that I shouldn't like but I do, for one reason or another. I only feel ashamed because the Internet tells me I'm supposed to.

Sleepless **1/2
Fist Fight **1/2
All Nighter **1/2
Wolves **1/2
Stray Bullets **1/2

THE UNDERWHELMING DISAPPOINTMENTS (6) - Chalk it up to expectations but these movies just didn't cut it for me.

Kong: Skull Island **
Personal Shopper **
Detour **
War on Everyone **
I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore **
The Assignment **

THE BAD (2) - For better or worse, I just don't know what these movies were thinking.


XX *
Girlfriend's Day *

OOPS, I MISSED (18): Abattoir, The Bye Bye Man, Catfight, Collide, A Cure for Wellness, A Dog's Purpose, Fifty Shades Darker, The Great Wall, The Institute, Lavender, The LEGO Batman Movie, Lovesong, The Lure, Rings, The Salesman, The Space Between Us, Trespass Against Us, A United Kingdom

COMING SOON (6): The Ardennes, CHiPS, Life, Man Down, T2: Trainspotting, Unforgettable