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Best Films of 2017

by Stuart
My 22 favourite films released in 2017 (going roughly by US release dates). A year of surprisingly soulful superhero and space blockbusters, and Scene of the Year: No Man’s Land (Wonder Woman) Hon. Mentions: The Opening Chase (Baby Driver), Finger food (Raw), Fatherly advice (Call Me By Your Name), Condom Wrestling (The Square), Elvis Fist-Fight (Blade Runner 2049) Character of the Year: Timothée Chalamet (Call Me By Your Name) Hon. Mentions: Kirsten Stewart (Personal Shopper), Florence Pugh (Lady Macbeth), Lesley Manville (Phantom Thread), Meryl Streep (The Post) Catchiest J-Pop Soundtrack: Your Name Tension-wringing to the point of panic… Read more

My 22 favourite films released in 2017 (going roughly by US release dates). A year of surprisingly soulful superhero and space blockbusters, and

Scene of the Year: No Man’s Land (Wonder Woman)
Hon. Mentions: The Opening Chase (Baby Driver), Finger food (Raw), Fatherly advice (Call Me By Your Name), Condom Wrestling (The Square), Elvis Fist-Fight (Blade Runner 2049)

Character of the Year: Timothée Chalamet (Call Me By Your Name)
Hon. Mentions: Kirsten Stewart (Personal Shopper), Florence Pugh (Lady Macbeth), Lesley Manville (Phantom Thread), Meryl Streep (The Post)

Catchiest J-Pop Soundtrack: Your Name
Tension-wringing to the point of panic attacks: Dunkirk
Chemistry of the Year: Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer (Call Me By Your Name)

Yet to See: Lady Bird, BPM, A Quiet Passion, Foxtrot, Faces Places, All these Sleepless Nights

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