Category: film

  • the fall film challenge: update

    the fall film challenge: update

    i did not watch a single film from my list this year, and it wasn’t because i was less interested in those films i’d selected than those of previous challenges. i just wasn’t in the mood. i’ve seen two flicks in theaters this year, yall: men in black: international, which pretty much sucked, and ford […]

  • the fall film challenge: my list

    the fall film challenge: my list

    one. richard armitage: brain on fire. two. sean astin: the goonies. three. sean bean: mirror mirror. four. cate blanchett: song to song. five. orlando bloom: new york i love you. six. billy boyd: the flying scotsman. seven. marton csokas: the amazing spiderman two. eight. benedict cumberbatch: war horse. nine. john rhys-davies: aquaman. ten. luke evans: […]

  • the fall film challenge

    the fall film challenge

    begins one minute past twelve a.m. september first / concludes midnight november thirtieth. you may NOT use a movie you have already seen, even in part (excluding trailers), for this challenge. all films MUST be new to you. all selections MUST have a page on the internet movie database and MUST have (had) a theatrical […]

  • the (extremely belated) fall film challenge update: november

    once again, i lost my film-viewing mojo. i worked on a bonus list but didn’t post it because i didn’t love it. i actually watched four films, not three, but damned if i can remember what the third one was, and of course i didn’t log them in the facebook group, so… one. sing. yall, […]

  • fall film challenge update: october

    one. haunted mansion. this was not a film i’d selected. i’d spent an evening with my younger brother, his children, his wife, her sister and niece. we had an outdoor movie night, swimming and soaking in a hot tub. the ghosts make this movie. eddie murphy does NOT. family night at my brother’s house… it […]

  • the fall film challenge: bonus round

    if you have completed the regular round of the fall film challenge, you are eligible to compete in the bonus round. choose one film for each of the following actors: kevin bacon sean bean jim beaver halle berry emily blunt alison brie john candy peter coyote russell crowe peter finch megan fox michael j. fox […]

  • fall film challenge update: september

    okay. so first off… i’ve decided i’m going to attempt to watch fifty movies this time around because i’ve never managed to do the regular AND bonus round lists, and i want to see if i can do it. this means that i had to bump some movies off my original list. the gray areas […]

  • the fall film challenge: my list

    one. still alice. two. how to make an american quilt. three. the bookshop. four. life itself. five.  john wick. six. before the flood. seven. the guernsey literary and potato peel pie society. eight. tag. nine. deadpool two. ten. peter rabbit.eleven. why him? twelve. destination wedding. thirteen. sleeping with other people. fourteen. easy a. fifteen. outside providence. […]

  • the fall film challenge

    begins one minute past twelve a.m. september first / concludes midnight november thirtieth. you may NOT use a movie you have already seen, even in part (excluding trailers), for this challenge. all films MUST be new to you. all selections MUST have a page on the internet movie database and MUST have (had) a theatrical […]

  • the fall film challenge bonus round: my list

    one. above suspicion – shaun dingwall. the young victoria. two. the big bang theory – carrie fisher. the blues brothers. three. the crown – jared harris. the man from u.n.c.l.e. four. downton abbey – douglas reith. the queen. five. elementary – john heard. awakenings. six. firefly – alan tudyk. forty-two. seven. game of thrones – liam cunningham. war […]