Category Archives: The Best of 2014

The best films of the year 2014 – well, in my humble opinion! To qualify they have to have their first cinematic release date in the UK in 2014. This is not a chart, they simply appear in the order of date posted.

My Top 20 Films of the Last Decade

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THE BURFORD TOP 10S: THE FUNNIEST FILMS OF THE LAST FEW YEARS

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After recently having the deep misfortune of watching the abysmal Dumb and Dumber To it served as yet another depressing and infuriating reminder that so much mainstream comedy simply is not very good anymore; Okay so maybe now I am … Continue reading

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STATIONS OF THE CROSS (Dietrich Brüggemann, 2014) 8/10

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PADDINGTON (Paul King, 2014) 8/10

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NIGHTCRAWLER (Dan Gilroy, 2014) 8/10

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DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS DEAD (Tommy Wirkola, 2014) 8/10

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MY TOP 10 BEST FILMS OF 2014

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Due to restrictions both in terms of time and money respectively, I have of course not seen everything and there may well be 2014 releases that I get round to watching in the first few months of 2015 that may … Continue reading

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THE BEST FILM SCORES OF 2014

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Film music for me can play a vital role in enhancing the experience and here are, in my opinion, the 10 best scores of the year. When I say ‘score’ I refer to the non-diegetic score that has been composed … Continue reading

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2014 IN REVIEW – MY LOOK BACK AT THE YEAR IN CINEMA

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2014 has not overall been any worse or better than other year; like any other year, 2014 has had its fair share of good, bad and mediocre films. The main reason why I find that sometimes the feelings of each … Continue reading

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WINTER SLEEP (Nuri Bilge Ceylan, 2014) 10/10

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