Movie Habit

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 23%

Violet & Daisy (2013)

"Violet & Daisy is a fanciful spin on the macho movie."

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

2 42%

Midnight's Children (2013)

"Midnight's Children is an epic told in a way that only Salman Rushdie can."

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

3 88%

Fill the Void (2013)

"Emotional issues an an insular world"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

4 69%

The Wolverine (2013)

"The Wolverine feels more like a James Bond thriller than a true-blue comic book movie."

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

5 69%

The Wolverine (2013)

"Not a classic, but The Wolverine proves solid"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

6 52%

The To Do List (2013)

"One more overly crude teen comedy"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

7 65%

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

"Thor: The Dark World is entertaining to a point and pointless for the balance."

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

8 ——

The Closed Circuit ()

"Shocking recent corruption in Poland makes for a tense political thriller"

Posted May 23, 2014

Marty Mapes

9 66%

The Railway Man (2014)

"Compelling story is sporadically effective"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

10 98%

Jodorowsky's Dune (2014)

"There's no palpable sense that the world is worse off for not having been given Jodorowsky's Dune"

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

11 73%

Godzilla (2014)

"The new Godzilla isn't a disaster movie. It's a disaster of a movie."

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

12 82%

The Double (2014)

"Dystopian bureacracy lacks the grandeur of Brazil and the warmth of Jeunet/Caro"

Posted May 23, 2014

Marty Mapes

13 14%

Blended (2014)

"Juvenile humor and cornball sentiment are hard to digest"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

14 98%

Jodorowsky's Dune (2014)

"Coulda been a contender: the Dune that never was"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

15 88%

Chef (2014)

"Measured by the "good-time factor," Chef is a success"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

16 91%

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

"If we have to have comic-book movies, they should all be this fun"

Posted May 23, 2014

Robert Denerstein

17 91%

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

"Outclassed by First Class, Days of Future Past is a solid addition to the canon"

Posted May 23, 2014

Matt Anderson

18 24%

The Other Woman (2014)

"It grates more than it amuses"

Posted May 16, 2014

Robert Denerstein

19 ——

Spies & Glistrup (Sex, Drugs & Taxation) ()

"Real-life cads live large and give offense in swinging '60s Denmark"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

20 81%

If You Build It (2014)

"Unorthodox shop class says if you build it, it will mean something to you"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

21 62%

Grigris (2014)

"Démé deserves to be showcased like Keaton or Kelly"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

22 93%

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

"Who cares about the issues when you have unforgettable characters like these?"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

23 67%

How I Live Now (2013)

"Saoirse Ronan supplies what the screenwriters do not"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

24 84%

The Armstrong Lie (2013)

"The lie is the least of it in Gibney's personal documentary"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

25 50%

Hateship Loveship (2014)

"Punchless drama stars a serious Wiig"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

26 92%

The Retrieval (2014)

"It's no 12 Years a Slave but this is you how make a good film on a small budget"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

27 ——

Dziewczyna z szafy (The Girl from the Wardrobe) ()

"Quirky, moody Polish film recalls Jeunet/Caro"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

28 ——

Tricked (2013)

"Can the wisdom of the crowds work for screenwriting too?"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

29 90%

Paradise: Hope (2013)

"Funny, tense conclusion to Seidl's provocative Paradise trilogy"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

30 32%

The Monuments Men (2014)

"Fascinating story deserved better than this movie"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

31 74%

Enemy (2014)

"An eerie doppelganger drama"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

32 61%

Generation War (2014)

"A 4 1/2-hour German take on WWII"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

33 53%

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

"In The Amazing Spider-Man 2, the web-slinger finally soars."

Posted May 15, 2014

Matt Anderson

34 73%

Neighbors (2014)

"A grossout comedy that parties hard"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

35 89%

Locke (2014)

"A brilliant one-man, one-setting character study "

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

36 95%

Finding Vivian Maier (2014)

"Examines the strange life of a gifted street photographer"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

37 53%

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

"Passes comic-book muster"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

38 85%

Only Lovers Left Alive (2014)

"Jarmusch's vampires live in the (cultural) end of times"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

39 90%

Dancing In Jaffa (2014)

"Can dancing solve the Israel/Palestine conflict?"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

40 73%

Neighbors (2014)

"These Neighbors are funny for a while, but it's best to move elsewhere"

Posted May 15, 2014

Matt Anderson

41 73%

Young & Beautiful (Jeune Et Jolie) (2014)

"Ozon's male gaze peers at a middle-class high-school girl selling sex to older men"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

42 54%

Fading Gigolo (2014)

"Turturro's ensemble comedy/drama makes the unlikely, pluasible"

Posted May 15, 2014

Marty Mapes

43 54%

Fading Gigolo (2014)

"Tale of unlikely gigolo flirts with comic humanity"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

44 83%

Belle (2014)

"Gives an Austen-like treatment to a historically important story"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

45 73%

Godzilla (2014)

"Monster movie provides the right kick"

Posted May 15, 2014

Robert Denerstein

46 81%

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden (2014)

"The Galapagos Affair is an interesting and bizarre story about the way in which noble dreams so often lead to folly."

Posted Apr 28, 2014

Robert Denerstein

47 32%

The Monuments Men (2014)

"The Monuments Men story is oversimplified and the real members are underserved"

Posted Apr 18, 2014

Matt Anderson

48 67%

Sunlight Jr. (2013)

"Shows american lives that the screen usually neglects"

Posted Apr 18, 2014

Robert Denerstein

49 22%

Need For Speed (2014)

"The headlights are on but nobody's driving this cockamamie jalopy of a movie."

Posted Apr 18, 2014

Matt Anderson

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