Category: 2013

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Sarah’s Top Ten of 2013

While I didn’t think 2013 was a banner year for film there were plenty of solid films and I struggled the more with the order of my list then the films to include. As I was writing up my list...

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Matt’s Top Ten of 2013

2013 found the thing we call “Film” at a crossroads. As production technology advanced and distribution platforms sprung up like dandelions, outsider auteurs were suddenly empowered to share their vision to an unprecedented degree. At the same time, major studios...

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The BPs Voting Body

Many people have wondered exactly who voted for the BPs.  You’ll find the full roster below. KYLE ANDERSON (podcaster) WEST ANTHONY (podcaster) DAVID BAX (website co-founder) CHASE BECK (writer) MAT BRADLEY-TSCHIRGI (podcaster, writer) IAN BRILL (podcast guest) SARAH BRINKS (writer)...

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Craig’s Top Ten of 2013

10. Drinking Buddies Drinking Buddies, from director Joe Swanberg, has charisma and charm for days, but its implications are quite frightening: that you could fall in love with the wrong person and essentially be rendered powerless. Kate (Olivia Wilde) and...

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Rita’s Top Ten of 2013

10. Fruitvale Station Anchored by a raw and complex lead performance from next-big-thing Michael B. Jordan, Ryan Coogler’s debut feature about the shooting death of Oscar Grant does so much more than lament a real life tragedy (though it does...

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Aaron’s Top Ten of 2013

First: the obligatory disclaimer. My top 10 rankings are based on world-wide theatrical release, so if a foreign film premiered in its home country (or elsewhere) in 2012 before coming to the United States in 2013, it is not eligible....