Yep it’s that time of year
Nope it’s not here, so don’t even bother
Top List #8: We liked them before they were cool. Many of them still aren’t cool. This makes us ahead of the cool-curve. Cool.
Top List #7: …. and not a teenager in sight.
Top List #6: Because 2012 is so last year. And 2014 is so next year. And 2013 is so this year. To be honest, I’m not really sure when I’m supposed to end this joke.
Top List #5: If Anti/Type were a family, you’d be our distant cousins we don’t see very often. Hello, again. We’ve laid on a Top List and a buffet, because we knew you were coming.
Top List #4: We have eaten soooo much cheese.
Top List #3: If music be the food of love, play on. But only once, and without dancing please.
Top List #2: They will hurt you with their words. And quite often their weapons.
Top List #1: Starting from the beginning.
The Long Goodbye - Altman barely put a foot wrong in the 70's, here's evidence to this fact
Persona - one of the great films of the sixties, both beautiful & terrifying
Whiplash - as taught as a Thelonious Monk gig
John Wick - don't take heed of the critics, it's god awful
The Room - Sweet Jesus!
Killer of Sheep - Film as a hymn
The Magnificent Ambersons - Brilliant until the studios 'bit'
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls - An enthralling if a little overlong look at one of films golden ages
Les Diaboliques - If Hitchcock did the Innocents it'd be like this, chilling and tense