Archive for December, 2010


Poster for 12/20/10 Event: “MST3K/Santa Claus Conquers the Martians”

20 December 2010



Filmography 2010

16 December 2010

From 270 of this year’s movies, in about 6 minutes:

(Thanks to The Daily Dish)


OFG Screens “Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” 12/20

13 December 2010

We’re on vacation…from quality films!

Come join us for a Patrick Swayze Christmas Monday, December 20 for a 7 PM free screening in the Community Room of the Oswego Public Libraryof the 1964 travesty Santa Claus Conquers the Martians as seen by Joel and the ‘bots.

If you’re not already familiar with the Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K) series, check out their website:


Top 10 Films of 2010 (John Waters)

2 December 2010

From ArtForum, the pride of Baltimore’s picks. (There’s Jackass 3D!):

1. Domain (Patric Chiha)

2. Enter the Void (Gaspar Noé)

3. Buried (Rodrigo Cortés)

4. Ricky (François Ozon)

5. Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg)

6. Jackass 3D (Jeff Tremaine)

7. Life During Wartime (Todd Solondz)

8. Dogtooth (Yorgos Lanthimos)

9. Carlos (Olivier Assayas)

10. Mesrine (Parts 1 and 2) (Jean-François Richet)

ArtForum Top Films: John Waters


Top 12 Films of 2010 (“Sight & Sound”); More Wins for “Winter’s Bone”

2 December 2010

The British film magazine Sight & Sound has published its list of the top films of the year (drawn from 85 critics who submitted their top five picks) :

1. The Social Network (David Fincher)
2. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Apichatpong Weerasethakul)
3. Another Year (Mike Leigh)
4. Carlos (Olivier Assayas)
5. The Arbor (Clio Barnard)
6. Winter’s Bone (Debra Granik)
6. (tied) I Am Love (Luca Guadagnino)
8. The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu (Andrei Ujica)
8. (tied) Film Socialisme (Jean-Luc Godard)
8. (tied) Nostalgia for the Light (Patricio Guzman)
8. (tied) Poetry (Lee Chang-dong)
8. (tied) A Prophet (Jacques Audiard)

Congrats to Winter’s Bone (tied for sixth) for its win this week at the Gotham Independent  Film Awards for best feature and best ensemble performance.