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Stories We Tell

Sarah Polley's Stories We Tell was part documentary, part memory play, and it appears on several members' Top lists of 2013.

Top 10's of 2014

Chlotrudis members were invited to share their Top 10 movie lists of 2014 on the website. See what various members chose as their top films of the year. See how many of their favorites made the final ballot. See if your tastes coincide with any particular Chlotrudis member. If you're a member, send in your Top 10 of the year and we'll include it here.




Thom Bowser's Top 10 of 2014
  1. Borgman
  2. Witching & Bitching
  3. A Coffee in Berlin
  4. A Field in England
  5. Nightcrawler
  6. Only Lovers Left Alive
  7. Nymphomaniac: Volume I & II
  8. Guardians of the Galaxy
  9. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  10. Pride
Borgman
Life Itself





Julie Blumenthal's Top Films of 2014
Finding Vivian Maier
Finding Vivian Maier
  1. Coffee in Berlin
  2. Finding Vivian Maier
  3. Gloria
  4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  5. Like Father, Like Son
  6. The Lunchbox
  7. We Are the Best!
  8. Paradise: Hope
  9. Borgman
  10. The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
  11. Frank
  12. Unrelated
  13. Ida
  14. Ilo Ilo
Honorable Mentions: It Was You Charlie, A Brony Tale, Boyhood, Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me, The Signal, Tim's Vermeer




Kim Brown's Dynamite Dozen from 2014

Big Hero 6
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Chef
The Fault in Our Stars
Guardians of the Galaxy
The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies
I Am Santa Claus
I Know That Voice
Life Itself
Mudbloods
To Be Takei
Tokyo Waka
Life Itself
Life Itself




Beth Caldwell's Top 10 of 2014
Undrelated
Unrelated
  1. Ida
  2. Coffee in Berlin
  3. Unrelated
  4. We Are the Best!
  5. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  6. Paradise: Hope
  7. Child's Pose
  8. Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil le Clercq
  9. Omar
  10. The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden



Michael Colford's Top 21 of 2014
  1. Like Father, Like Son
  2. Archipelago
  3. Only Lovers Left Alive
  4. The Congress
  5. We Are the Best!
  6. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  7. The Babadook
  8. The Way He Looks
  9. Land Ho!
  10. Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?
  11. Ida
  12. It Was You Charlie
  13. Devil's Knot
  14. Mommy
  15. Space Station 76
  16. A Brony Tale
  17. Force Majeure
  18. Under the Skin
  19. Hateship Loveship
  20. White Bird in a Blizzard
  21. Wrong Cops


Soshite chichi ni naru
Like Father, Like Son
Only Lovers Left Alive
Only Lovers Left Alive



Bob Gladstein's Top Films of 2014


We Are the Best!
We Are the Best




  1. A Coffee in Berlin
  2. Grand Budapest Hotel
  3. We Are the Best!
  4. Under the Skin
  5. Only Lovers Left Alive
  6. Borgman
  7. Birdman
  8. Frank
  9. Jodorowsky's Dune
  10. Snowpiercer


Ned Hinkle's Top Films released in 2014


Alphabetical order

20,000 Days on Earth

The Congress
Grand Budapest Hotel
Guardians of the Galaxy
Inherent Vice
Jodorowsky's Dune
The Lego Movie
Only Lovers Left Alive
Under the Skin
We Are the Best!

Also rans: The Babadook, Dance of Reality, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Gone Girl, Housebound, Jimmy P., Night Moves
The Congress
The Congress


Bruce Kingsley's Top 10... and More of 2014

A Coffee in Berlin
A Coffee in Berlin

  1. A Coffee in Berlin
  2. Archipelago
  3. Boyhood
  4. Force Majeure
  5. Foxatcher
  6. The Way He Looks
  7. The Strange Little Cat
  8. Unrelated
  9. Finding Vivian Maier
  10. Like Father, Like Son
  11. Two Days, One Night
  12. Ida
  13. Stranger by the Lake
  14. Mommy
  15. Lilting
  16. The Wind Rises
  17. Pride


TC Kirkham's Baker's Dozen of 2014
Big Hero 6
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Chef
The Decent One
Diplomacy
The Fault In Our Stars
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Life Itself
Maidentrip
Rich Hill
Stand Clear Of The Closing Doors
The Strange Little Cat
Under the Electric Sky


Stand Clear of the Closing Doors
Stand Clear of the Closing Doors


Chris Kriofske's Top 10 of 2014
Boyhood
Boyhood

Mommy
Mommy
  1. Boyhood
  2. Mommy
  3. A Coffee in Berlin
  4. Under the Skin
  5. Love is Strange
  6. The Overnighters
  7. Snowpiercer
  8. We Are the Best!
  9. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  10. Force Majeure
Honorable Mention: Life Itself, The Way He Looks, Archipelago, Whiplash, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The One I Love, Leviathan, Inherent Vice, Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow

Best Non-Chlotrudis-Eligible Film: Nightcrawler


Hannah Martin's Top Movies of 2014
  1. Ida
  2. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  3. Boyhood
  4. Coffee in Berlin
  5. Whiplash
  6. Still Alice
  7. Calvary
  8. The Lunchbox
  9. The Immigrant
  10. Congress

Ida
Ida


Toni Pennacchia's Top Movies of 2014



Bicycling with Molière
Borgman
The Best Offer
Calvary
The Congress
The Dance of Reality
Frank
Ida
The Homesman
Jodorowsky's Dune
Joe
Like Father, Like Son
Locke
Rocks in My Pockets
Tim's Vermeer
The Wind Rises
Whiplash
Wrinkles
Wrong Cops


Honorable Mentions

Belle
Boyhood
A Letter to Momo
The Lunchbox
Omar
Pride
Rich Hill
The Skeleton Twins
Snowpiercer
Under the Skin
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Frank
Frank

Rocks in My Pockets
Rocks in My Pockets



Jeffrey Pike's Top Movies of 2014

The Double
The Double

Locke
Locke


7 Boxes
Birdman
Blue Ruin
A Coffee in Berlin
Cold in July
The Double
A Field in England
Finding Vivian Maier
Frank
Gloria
God’s Pocket
Ilo Ilo
Land Ho! (!)
Like Father, Like Son
Locke
On My Way
Redwood Highway
The Rover
Run & Jump
The Skeleton Twins
Tim’s Vermeer
To Be Takei
Under the Skin
We Are the Best
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow



Kyle Renick's 20 Best Films of 2014

  1. Boyhood
  2. Citizenfour
  3. Goodbye to Language
  4. Nymphomaniac
  5. Like Father, Like Son
  6. A Touch of Sin
  7. Jodorowsky's Dune
  8. Two Days One Night
  9. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  10. Dear White People
  11. Whiplash
  12.  Belle
  13. Birdman, or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
  14. Mr. Turner
  15. Only Lovers Left Alive
  16. Mommy
  17. The Case Against 8
  18. Last Weekend
  19. Ida
  20. A Coffee in Berlin

Citizenfour
Citizenfour

A  Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night