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2013 SCREENING LOG
Films seen in January

001. High Anxiety (1977, USA) Mel Brooks - has redeeming facet
002. The Twelve Chairs (1970, USA) Mel Brooks - worth seeing
003. Berberian Sound Studio (2012, UK) Peter Strickland - worth seeing [C+]
004. Homeland SSN 1 (2011, USA) Michael Cuesta, et al. - a must see
005. Homeland SSN 2 (2012, USA) Michael Cuesta, et al. - a must see
006. Trouble with the Curve (2012, USA) Robert Lorenz - has redeeming facet [D-]
007. 10 Years (2011, USA) Jamie Linden - has redeeming facet [D+]
008. To Be or Not to Be (1983, USA) Alan Johnson - a must see
009. The Great Outdoors (1988, USA) Howard Deutch [first viewing in over a decade; **]
010. Arbitrage (2012, USA) Nicholas Jarecki - worth seeing [C+]
011. Lincoln (2012, USA) Steven Spielberg - a must see [B]
012. Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995, USA) Mel Brooks - worth seeing
s01. The Legend of Beaver Dam (2010, Canada) Jerome Sable - a must see
013. Grabbers (2012, UK) Jon Wright - a must see [B-]
014. Letters from the Big Man (2011, USA) Christopher Munch - a must see [B-]
015. Zero Dark Thirty (2012, USA) Kathryn Bigelow - Excellent [A-]
016. The Singing Ringing Tree (1957, Germany) Francesco Stefani - Excellent
017. Rent-a-Cat (2012, Japan) Naoko Ogigami - worth seeing [C]
018. Life Stinks (1991, USA) Mel Brooks - worth seeing
019. The Birthday Party (1968, UK) William Friedkin - a must see
020. The Paperboy (2012, USA) Lee Daniels - worthless [F]
021. Frankenweenie (2012, USA) Tim Burton - Excellent [B+]
022. To Rome With Love (2012, USA) Woody Allen - has redeeming facet [D+]
023. Silver Linings Playbook (2012, USA) David O.. Russell - worth seeing [C+]
024. The Brink's Job (1978, USA) William Friedkin - a must see
025. Dredd (2012, USA) Pete Travis - Excellent [B+]
026. For a Good Time, Call... (2012, USA) Jamie Travis - worth seeing [C]
Films seen in February
027. The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968, USA) William Friedkin - a must see
028. Seven Psychopaths (2012, UK) Martin McDonagh - worth seeing [C+]
029. Porco Rosso (1992, Japan) Hayao Miyazaki - Masterpiece

030. Sorcerer (1977, USA) William Friedkin - Masterpiece
031. American Mary (2012, Canada) Soska Sisters - worth seeing [C]
032. Kickboxer (1989, USA) Mark DiSalle & David Worth - a must see
033. Flight (2012, USA) Robert Zemeckis - a must see [B-]
034. The Boys in the Band (1970, USA) William Friedkin - a must see
035. Holy Motors (2012, France) Leos Carax - Excellent [A-]
036. Ricky Jay and His 52 Assistants (1996, USA) David Mamet - a must see
037. Deal of the Century (1983, USA) William Friedkin - worth seeing
038. Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012, USA) Lee Toland Krieger - worth seeing [C-]
039. Valley Girl (1983, USA) Martha Coolidge - a must see
040. Paranormal Activity 4 (2012, USA) Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman - worthless [F]
041. The Imposter (2012, UK) Bart Layton - Masterpiece [A]
042. The Man With the Iron Fists (2012, USA) RZA - worthless [F]
043. Argo (2012, USA) Ben Affleck - worth seeing [C+]
044. Tabu (2012, Portugal) Miguel Gomes - worth seeing [C+]
045. Girl Model (2011, USA) David Redmon & Ashley Sabin - a must see [B-]
Films seen in March
046. Bully (2011, USA) Lee Hirsch - worth seeing [C+]
047. Antiviral (2012, Canada) Brandon Cronenberg - worth seeing [C]
048. Sinister (2012, USA) Scott Derrickson - a must see [B-]
049. Wicked Stepmother (1989, USA) Larry Cohen - worth seeing
050. Wreck-It-Ralph (2012, USA) Rich Moore - a must see [B-]
051. Jailbreakers (1994, USA) William Friedkin - worth seeing
052. The Guardian (1990, USA) William Friedkin - worth seeing
053. The Man in the White Suit (1951, UK) Alexander Mackendrick - Excellent
054. Cinderella (1950, USA) Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske - a must see
s02. Walker (2012, Taiwan) Tsai Ming-liang [short] - Excellent
s03. Ninjas (2012, Brazil) Dennison Ramalho [short]
s04. "On a Deadman's Chest" -- Tales from the Crypt SSN 4, Ep. 3 (1992, USA) William Friedkin - worth seeing
055. The Whisperer in Darkness (2011, USA) Sean Branney - a must see [B]
056. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012, USA) Peter Jackson - a must see [B-]
057. This is 40 (2012, USA) Judd Apatow - a must see [B-]
058. Life of Pi (2012, USA) Ang Lee - Excellent [A-]
059. Room 237 (2012, USA) Rodney Ascher - worth seeing [C+]
060. The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012, USA) Stephen Chbosky - worth seeing [C]
061. Bachelorette (2012, USA) Leslye Headland - has redeeming facet [D-]
062. Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970, USA) Ted Post - has redeeming facet
063. The Bay (2012, USA) Barry Levinson - worth seeing [C-]
064. Amour (2012, Austria) Michael Haneke - Excellent [A-]
065. Little Fugitive (1953, USA) Morris Engel - a must see
Films seen in April
066. A Summer Place (1959, USA) Delmer Daves - Excellent
067. Sightseers (2012, UK) Ben Wheatley - worth seeing [C]
068. The Ghost & Mr. Chicken (1966, USA) Alan Rafkin - worth seeing
069. Wrong (2012, France) Quentin Dupieux - Excellent [A-]
070. Rio Grande (1950, USA) John Ford - Masterpiece
071. Louis C.K: Live at the Beacon Theater (2011, USA) Louis C.K. - worth seeing
072. Our Idiot Brother (2011, USA) Jess Peretz - worth seeing [C]
073. The Watch (2012, USA) Akiva Schaffer - worth seeing [C]
074. The Return of Swamp (1989, USA) Jim Wynorski - worth seeing
075. Django Unchained (2012, USA) Quentin Tarantino - Excellent [A-]
076. Beloved (2011, France) Christophe Honore - has redeeming facet [D]
077. Remote Control (1988, USA) Jeff Lieberman - a must see
078. Snowbeast (1977, USA) Herb Wallerstein - worth seeing
079. Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007, USA) Louis C.K. - a must see
080. Legend (1985, USA) Ridley Scott - a must see
s05. Everything Will Be Ok (2006, USA) Don Hertzfeldt [short] - Masterpiece
s06. I Am So Proud of You (2008, USA) Don Hertzfeldt [short] - Excellent
s07. It's Such a Beautiful Day (2011, USA) Don Hertzfeldt [short] - a must see
s08. Wisdom Teeth (2010, USA) Don Hertzfeldt [short] - a must see
081. Alien (1979, USA) Ridley Scott [no change in rating; *****]
082. To the Wonder (2012, USA) Terrence Malick - worth seeing [C-]
083. Double Switch (1987, USA) David Greenwalt - worth seeing
084. The Road (2009, USA) John Hillcoat [last seen: 05/11; no change in rating *****]
085. The Lords of Salem (2012, USA) Rob Zombie - Excellent [A-]
Films Seen in May
086. The Warrior and the Sorceress (1984, USA) John C. Broderick - worthless
087. Take Me Home Tonight (2011, USA) Michael Dowse - worth seeing [C]
088. Popeye (1980, USA) Robert Altman - Masterpiece
089. The Loneliest Planet (2011, USA) Julia Loktev - worth seeing [C+]
090. The Guilt Trip (2012, USA) Anne Fletcher - has redeeming facet [D+]
091. Not Fade Away (2012, USA) David Chase - a must see [B-]
092. Upstream Color (2013, USA) Shane Carruth - worth seeing [C+]
093. The Telephone Book (1971, USA) Nelson Lyon - a must see
094. The Big Heat (1953, USA) Fritz Lang - 2nd viewing; no change in rating *****
095. Ulzana's Raid (1972, USA) Robert Aldrich - Excellent
096. Hors Satan (2011, France) Bruno Dumont - a must see [B]
097. Texas Chainsaw (2013, USA) John Luessenhop - has redeeming facet [D+]
098. The Good, the Bad, and the Weird (2008, South Korea) Kim Jee-woon - worth seeing [C+]
099. The Suitor (1962, France) Pierre Etaix - a must see
100. Pootie Tang (2001, USA) Louis C.K. - worth seeing
101. Behind the Candelabra (2013, USA) Steven Soderbergh - worth seeing [C+]
102. Skyfall (2012, USA) Sam Mendes - worthless [F]
103. Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989, USA) Stephen Herek [first viewing in 20+ years; downgraded to **]
104. Spirits of the Dead (1968, France) Federico Fellini, Louis Malle, Roger Vadim - worth seeing
Spirits of the Dead -- segment "William Wilson" (1968) Louis Malle - **
Spirits of the Dead -- segment "Toby Dammit" (1968) Federico Fellini - ***
Spirits of the Dead -- segment "Metzengerstein" (1968) Roger Vadim
- *
105. Starlet (2012, USA) Sean Baker - a must see [B-]
106. Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons (2013, China) Stephen Chow - a must see [B-]
Films Seen in June
107. Phil Spector (2013, USA) David Mamet - worth seeing [C+]
108. Identity Thief (2013, USA) Seth Gordon - worth seeing [C-]
109. Warm Bodies (2013, USA) Jonathan Levine - worth seeing [C]
110. The Rape of the Vampire (1968, France) Jean Rollin - worthless [F]
111. Side Effects (2013, USA) Steven Soderbergh - Excellent [B+]
112. Oz the Great and Powerful (2013, USA) Sam Raimi - worth seeing [C+]
113. Neighboring Sounds (2012, Brazil) Kleber Mendonca Filho - a must see [B-]
114. The Impossible (2012, Spain) J.A. Bayona - a must see [B-]
115. Hello I Must Be Going (2012, USA) Todd Louiso - worth seeing [C-]
116. The Sessions (2012, USA) Ben Lewin - has redeeming facet [D]
117. Ghostwatch (1992, UK) Lesley Manning - a must see
118. The Last Stand (2013, USA) Kim Jee-Woon - a must see [B]
119. Waiting... (2005, USA) Rob McKittrick - worthless [F]
120. The Brass Teapot (2012, USA) Ramaa Mosley - a must see [B-]
121.Beautiful Creatures (2013, USA) Richard LaGravenese - worthless [F]
122. This is the End (2013, USA) Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg - a must see [B-]
123. Movie 43 (2013, USA) Various - worthless [F]
124. The Call (2013, USA) Brad Anderson - worth seeing [C-]
125. Journey Seventh Planet (1962, USA) Sidney W. Pink - has redeeming facet
126. Uncke Kent (2012, USA) Joe Swanberg - worth seeing [C-]
127. Despicable Me 2 (2013, USA) Pierre Coffin & Chris Renaud - worth seeing [C-]
128. Stoker (2013, USA) Park Chan-wook - worth seeing [C]
Films Seen in July

129. The Black Stallion (1979, USA) Carroll Ballard - Masterpiece
130. Les Miserables (2012, USA) Tom Hooper - worth seeing [C]
131. Rumble Fish (1983, USA) Francis Ford Coppola - a must see
132. Spring Breakers (2012, USA) Harmony Korine - Excellent [B+]
133. License to Drive (1988, USA) Greg Beeman - worth seeing
134. The Last Dinosaur (1977, USA) Alexander Grasshoff & Tsugunobu Kotani - worth seeing
135. Nobody's Daughter Haewon (2013, South Korea) Hong Sang-soo - a must see [B]
136. Warrendale (1967, Canada) Allan King - Excellent
s09.Veronique and Her Dunce (1958, France) Eric Rohmer [short] - worth seeing
137. The Act of Killing (2012, UK) Joshua Oppenheimer - a must see [B-]
138. Windy City Heat (2003, USA) Bobcat Goldthwait - has redeeming facet
s10. The Blue Umbrella (2013, USA) Saschka Unseld [short] - a must see
139. Monsters University (2013, USA) Dan Sanlon - a must see [B]
s11.Children (1976, UK) Terence Davies [short] - worth seeing
140. The Grandmaster (2013, Hong Kong) Wong Kar Wai - worth seeing [C]
141. Turbo (2013, USA) David Soren - worth seeing [C+]

142. Gasland Part II (2013, USA) Josh Fox - worth seeing [C]
143. Lunopolis (2011, USA) Matthew Avant - Excellent [A-]
144. Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling (2004, USA) Ruth Leitman - worthless [F]
145. Return to Horror High (1987, USA) Bill Froehlich - has redeeming facet
Films Seen in August
146. Drug War (2013, China) Johnnie To - Excellent [A-]
147. Drug War (2013, China) Johnnie To - 2nd viewing; rating upgraded - Masterpiece [A]
148. Admission (2013, USA) Paul Weitz - has redeeming facet [D]
149. A New Leaf (1971, USA) Elaine May - a must see
150. Mud (2012, USA) Jeff Nichols - a must see [B]
151. Only God Forgives (2013, France) Nicolas Winding Refn - Excellent [A-]
152. Passion (2012, Germany) Brian De Palma - Masterpiece [A]
153. The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (2012, USA) Jay & Mark Duplass - a must see [B-]
154. The World's End (2013, UK) Edgar Wright - a must see [B]
156. The Place Beyond the Pines (2012, USA) Derek Cianfrance - worth seeing [C+]
157. Swamp Thing (1982, USA) Wes Craven [last seen: 03/06; rating downgraded to **]
158. The Canyons (2013, USA) Paul Schrader - a must see [B]
159. Twixt (2011, USA) Francis Ford Coppola - a must see [B-]
Films Seen in September
160. Evil Dead (2013, USA) Fede Alvarez - has redeeming facet [D+]
161. Pain & Gain (2013, USA) Michael Bay - a must see [B]
162. They Live (1988, USA) John Carpenter [2nd viewing; last seen 01/04; no change in rating ****]
163. From Up on Poppy (2011, Japan) Goro Miyazaki - a must see [B-]
164. Clear History (2013, USA) Greg Mottola - a must see [B+]
165. Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981, USA) Steve Miner [2nd viewing; rating upgraded from * to ***]
166. Pieta (2012, South Korea) Kim Ki-duk - a must see [B]
167. City of Fear (1959, USA) Irving Lerner - a must see
s12. The Captured Bird (2012, Canada) Jovanka Vuckovic [short, 10 min] - worth seeing
168. Friday the 13th Part III (1982, USA) Steve Miner [2nd viewing; rating downgraded from ** to *]
169. Last Train Home (2009, China) Fan Lixin - worth seeing [C+]
170. The Bling Ring (2013, USA) Sofia Coppola - worth seeing [C+]
s13. Denise (2012, USA) Lee Toland Krieger - a must see
171. Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984, USA) Joseph Zito [2nd viewing; rating upgraded from ZERO to **]
172. Dexter SSN 8 (2013, USA) Various - has redeeming facet
173. Now You See Me (2013, USA) Louis Leterrier - has redeeming facet [D]
174. World War Z (2013, USA) Marc Forster - worth seeing [C-]
175. Don Jon (2013, USA) Joseph Gordon-Levitt - worth seeing [C+]
176. Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013, USA) Cody Cameron & Kris Pearn - has redeeming facet [D+]
177. Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985, USA) Danny Steinmann [2nd viewing; no change in rating **]
178. I'm So Excited! (2013, USA) Pedro Almodovar - a must see [B]
Films Seen in October
179. Breaking Bad SSN 5 (2012-13) Vince Gilligan creator - Masterpiece
180. Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986, USA) Tom McLoughlin [2nd viewing; last seen 10/04; rating upgraded to **]
181. Black Rock (2012, USA) Kate Aselton - a must see [B]
182. Kings of Summer (2013, USA) Jordan Vogt-Robert - a must see [B-]
183. Magic Magic (2013, Chile) Sebastian Silva - worth seeing [C+]
184. Friday the 13th VII: The New Blood (1988, USA) John Carl Buechler [2nd viewing; no change in rating ZERO]
s14. Successful Alcoholics (2012, USA) Jordan Vogt-Roberts [short, 20 min.] - worth seeing
185. Satan's Little Helper (2004, USA) Jeff Lieberman - a must see [B]
185. Aftershock (2012, USA) Nicolas Lopez - worth seeing [C-]
187. Friday the 13th VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989, USA) Rob Hedden [2nd viewing; last seen 03/05, rating upgraded to *]
188. Escape from Tomorrow (2013, USA) Randy Moore - a must see [B-]
189. Night of the Lepus (1972, USA) William F. Claxton - has redeeming facet
190. Resolution (2012, USA) Justin Benson & Aaron Moorehead - worth seeing [C]
191. The Heat (2013, USA) Paul Feig - has redeeming facet [D-]
s15. Toy Story of Terror (2013, USA) Angus MacLane [short, 22 min.] - a must see
192. It's a Disaster (2012, USA) Todd Berger - a must see [B-]
193. Pacific Rim (2013, USA) Guillermo del Toro - Excellent [A-]
194. Dracula 3D (2012, Italy) Dario Argento - worth seeing [C+]
195. The Majorettes (1987, USA) S. William Hinzman - worth seeing
196. Idle Hands (1999, USA) Rodman Fledner - worth seeing
197. Before Midnight (2013, USA) Richard Linklater - Masterpiece [A]
198. The Way Way Back (2013, USA) Nat Faxon & Jim Rash - worth seeing [C+]
199. Gravity (2013, USA) Alfonso Cuaron - Excellent [B+]
200. Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993, USA) Adam Marcus - worthless [F]
201. Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011, USA) David Gelb - Excellent [B+]
202. Hocus Pocus (1993, USA) Kenny Ortega - a must see
203. The Wolf Man (1941, USA) George Waggner - 2nd viewing, last seen 07/04; rating downgraded to ***
Films Seen in November
204. Vengeance (2009, Hong Kong) Johnnie To - Excellent [A-]
205. Deadbeat at Dawn (1988, USA) Jim Van Bebber - worthless
206. Top of the Lake (2013, Australia) Jane Campion - Masterpiece [A]
207. The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill (2013, UK) Machael Barlett & Kevin Gates - worth seeing [C-]
208. Trance (2013, UK) Danny Boyle - has redeeming facet [D-]
209. Leviathan (2012, France) Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Verena Paravel - a must see [B]
210. The Magnificent Seven (1960, USA) John Sturges - a must see
211. The To Do List (2013, USA) Maggie Carey - worth seeing [C]
212.We're the Millers (2013, USA) Rawson Marshall Thurber - worth seeing [C-]
213. Megaforce (1982, USA) Hal Needham - has redeeming facet
214. Peggy Sue Got Married (1986, USA) Francis Ford Coppola
215. Frances Ha (2012, USA) Noah Baumbach - a must see [B]
216. Fearless (1993, USA) Peter Weir - a must see
217. Jason X (2001, USA) James Isaac [2nd viewing; last seen 06/04; rating upgraded from ZERO to **]
218. Computer Chess (2013, USA) Andrew Bujalski - Masterpiece [A]
219. The Blob (1988, USA) Chuck Russell - a must see
220. Symbol (2009, Japan) Hitoshi Matsumoto - Excellent [B+]
Films Seen in December
s16. Get a Horse! (2013, USA) Lauren MacMullan [short] - worth seeing
221. Frozen (2013, USA) Chris Buck & Jennifer Lee - a must see [B-]
222. The Internship (2013, USA) Shawn Levy - has redeeming facet [D]
223. The Tale of Zatoichi (1962, Japan) Kenji Misumi - a must see
224. The Tale of Zatoichi Continues (1962, Japan) Kazuo Mori - a must see
225. New Tale of Zatoichi (1963, Japan) Tokuzo Tanaka - a must see
226. Zatoichi the Fugitive (1963, Japan) Tokuzo Tanaka - worth seeing
227. Plains, Trains & Automobiles (1987, USA) John Hughes - Excellent
228. White Reindeer (2013, USA) Zach Clark - a must see [B]
229. Like Someone in Love (2012, Japan) Abbas Kiarostami - Masterpiece [A]
230. The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012, USA) Peter Hedges - has redeeming facet [D+]
231. The Uninvited (1944, USA) Lewis Allen - a must see
232. Freddy vs. Jason (2003, USA) Ronny Yu - [last seen: 08/03; no chang in rating **]
233. Drinking Buddies (2013, USA) Joe Swanberg - a must see [B]
234. The Unspeakable Act (2012, USA) Dan Sallitt - Excellent [B+]
235. Some Girls(s) (2013, USA) Daisy von Scherler Mayer - has redeeming facet [D]
236. Prisoners (2013, USA) Denis Villeneuve - Excellent [A-]
237. Zatoichi on the Road (1963, Japan) Kimiyoshi Yasuda - worth seeing
238. Blackfish (2013, USA) Gabriela Cowperthwaite - a must see [B]
239. The Last American Virgin (1982, USA) Boaz Davidson - a must see
240. Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013, USA) David Lowery - has redeeming facet [D+]
241. Big Trouble in Little China (1986, USA) John Carpenter - [umpteenth viewing; no change in rating ****]
242. Paradise (2013, USA) Diablo Cody - has redeeming facet [D+]
243. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013, USA) Martin Scorsese - a must see [B]
244. Voyage to Italy (1954, Italy) Roberto Rossellini - Masterpiece
245. The Incredibles (2004, USA) Brad Bird [2nd viewing, last seen 11/04; rating upgraded from ** to ***]
246. Lovelace (2013, USA) Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman - worth seeing [C+]

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