Top 10 favorite films of the year, 5 honorable mentions and the worst film of the year
There were many standout films that came out in the year 2014 but which films made an impression of blogger, Caroline Eisen.
“To love is to suffer. To avoid suffering one must not love. But then one suffers from not loving. Therefore, to love is to suffer; not to love is to suffer; to suffer is to suffer. To be happy is to love. To be happy, then, is to suffer, but suffering makes one unhappy. Therefore, to be happy one must love or love to suffer or suffer from too much happiness.” - Woody Allen
Interview with Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day
Watch Jude Law take on the role of the notorious Dom Hemingway; a man who spent 12 years in prison keeping his mouth shut and is finally back on the streets of London, looking to collect what he's owed in this Richard Shepard film.
In Interstellar approaches the idea of how mankind must leave earth in order to survive. This is arguably the biggest possible stake.
The most unlikely friendships are the best kind of friendships.
A lonely shoe salesman and an eccentric performance artist struggle to connect in this unique take on contemporary life in Miranda July's Me And You And Everyone We Know.
Marriage is Tricky.
A film review on Gillian Flynn's book adaptation and David Fincher's mystery film Gone Girl
As a disclaimer, this list is missing a few entries like the new TMNT film because I don’t think could stomach more Michael Bay derivatives.
An interview with David Dobkin director of the upcoming film The Judge
"Nearly four years after the release of Limits of Control, writer/director Jim Jarmusch has returned to filmmaking with the 21st century gothic vampire film, Only Lovers Left Alive. "
"The film plays on an interesting situation, reversing the normal gender portrayal of the man having multiple sexual partners"
" It stays clear of overbearing pretension and manages to be an enjoyable film"
"While the film is not without its flaws it will genuinely hold ones interest and offers an interesting and realistic look at teen life"
The film is a soulful, empathetic look at the talented people who are often ignored in the music industry or never given the recognition and stardom they deserve.
Check out the 2014 Breakthroughs film festival
"In essence, Transcendence is a film that is not nearly as horrible as it could be because of the inherently interesting themes"