Monthly Film Round-up: October 2013

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Nov 042013
 

Considering how busy October was for me personally, I’m surprised I managed to fit in 27 films.  This batch included 2 rare visits to IMAX to see 2 extremely different films, and a watch of all the films nominated for Best Picture at the 1967 Academy Awards. My round-up of my October 2013 viewing is after the jump.

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The Room

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Nov 042013
 

It’s been hailed as one of the worst movies of all time. Ten years later, people are still talking about the magnificently inept masterpiece that is The Room. But is this really an example of a movie that’s so bad that it’s good? My review of The Room after the jump.

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The God Of Ramen (JFF)

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Nov 032013
 

Taishoken  is a name synonymous with tasty, quality ramen. What started as one tiny shop in an inconspicuous suburban Tokyo location, grew to be a powerful brand. The man responsible for the original creation is Kazuo Yamagishi – aka ‘The God of Ramen’. My review of the documentary showing as part of the Japanese Film Festival, is after the jump.

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