Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea. —Henry Fielding

25 August 2004


I have seen 37 films so far this year: quite a feat for me, really.  It's nearing the end of August, which means summer's over and the good movies are going to start pouring into theatres.  Finally!  Since I am bored, I thought I would post my 2004 list as it stands on 8/25/04.  This is sure to change drastically by year's end, but for now... the following are my favorite movies of the year:

1. Garden State

2. Spring Summer Autumn Winter and... Spring

3. The Return

4. The Door in the Floor

5. Dogville

6. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

7. Kill Bill: Vol. 2

8. I'm Not Scared

9. The Twilight Samurai

10. We Don't Live Here Anymore

11. Collateral

12. The Bourne Supremacy

13. Bon Voyage

14. Good Bye, Lenin!

15. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

The following are movies I liked but didn't quite love:

16. Facing Windows

17. Shrek 2

18. Latter Days

19. The Village

20. Hellboy

21. The Manchurian Candidate

22. The Ladykillers

23. Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!

Everyone's Favorite Part or Movies That I Didn't Like:

24. The Terminal

25. Troy

26. I, Robot

27. Saved!

28. Home on the Range

29. Coffee and Cigarettes

Movies That Absolutely Blew in the Worst Sense of the Word:

30. Secret Window

31. I'll Sleep When I'm Dead

32. Spider-Man 2

33. The Mother

34. A Home at the End of the World

35. The Dreamers

36. The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement

37. Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights