2013 review

I’m officially the worst at keeping this blog updated! I would keep apologising but the truth is that it’s been harder finding time to sit down and write a post. However I have been thinking about this one for a long time -so without any further ado, here is my top 15 of the best films for 2013 (last year’s post here):

1. Captain Phillips, directed by Paul Greengrass
2. Short Term 12, directed by Destin Cretton
3. Before Midnight, directed by Richard Linklater
4. Lincoln, directed by Steven Spielberg
5. Django Unchained, directed by Quentin Tarantino
6. Gravity, directed by Alfonso Cuaron
7. Zero Dark Thirty, directed by Kathryn Bigelow
8. Promised Land, directed by Gus Van Sant
9. The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug, directed by Peter Jackson
10. All is Lost, directed by J.C. Chandor
11. La Vie d’Adèle, directed by Abdellatif Kechiche /
To the Wonder, directed by Terrence Malick
12. The Master, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson
13. Life of Pi, directed by Ang Lee /
Monsters University, directed by Dan Scanlon
14. About Time, directed by Richard Curtis /
Blue Jasmine, directed by Woody Allen
15. Trance, directed by Danny Boyle /
Side Effects, directed by Steven Soderbergh

Other great films: Snowpiercer, Kick-Ass 2, Rush, The Way Way Back, Prisoners, Despicable Me 2, World War Z, The Place Beyond the Pines, Seven Psycopaths

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