It’s been awhile since I’ve looked back at the top 10 films of the year, and while some are favorites for me (including The Martian and The Grand Budapest Hotel), there’s something special about some of these films that never got the attention they deserve.
For those that have missed the mark, here are the 10 best films of 2017.
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The Martian, director Ridley Scott (2015) The Martian is a brilliant and powerful film that’s filled with stunning visuals, a unique blend of sci-fi and fantasy, and a truly touching final scene that leaves us with the feeling of “I love you, I’m so glad you survived.”
As a filmmaker, Ridley Scott has a knack for telling powerful and moving stories that leave audiences on the edge of their seats, with a story that is deeply personal, powerful, and utterly moving.
His most recent film, The Grand Tour, was nominated for a Golden Globe Award, and is being considered for an Academy Award nomination.
This film is one of the most powerful in recent memory.
It explores our relationship with the elements and our physical environment in such a compelling way that the audience’s experience of what we’re seeing is truly personal and unique.
It’s a story about a group of explorers, but it also is about humanity, about the way we live in this world and about the kind of people who make us who we are.
It is a film that is the epitome of a film about humanity.2.
The Grand Hotel, director Guillermo del Toro (2017) This is a very personal film.
It was written by Guillermono del Toro, the director behind the del Toro films The Shape of Water, Pacific Rim, and Hellboy, and it’s also an extremely important and affecting film for its time.
In del Toro’s telling, a young man named Paul is kidnapped by a mysterious man who wants him to kill his sister.
He’s taken to a mansion and the man reveals himself as a supernatural being named “The Ghost,” who wants Paul to kill the Ghost to prove his worth.
The Ghost tells Paul that he wants to give Paul a gift: a body of water.
But it turns out that the Ghost doesn’t really want anything to do with him, so Paul has to make a decision.
He has to decide whether or not he wants the Ghost’s help.3.
The Shape Of Water, director Sam Mendes (2016) A tale of love, friendship, and betrayal, Mendes’ The Shape is a classic of the genre.
In the story, a man and woman named John (Vincent Cassel) and Claire (Claire Danes) discover that their daughter, Ellie (Ellen Page), has been kidnapped by The Ghost.
The two must go back to their home in the United States to find Ellie, but their daughter is kidnapped again and they have to do something about it.
They take Ellie to the shore and, after a battle with The Ghost, Claire manages to save her.4.
Pacific Rim: The Final Frontier, director James Gunn (2017/2018) Jurassic World: The final installment of the long-running franchise is the film that brought us all into the modern era.
It follows the exploits of two alien beings named Dr. Strangelove and Dr. Groot.
They have the capability to manipulate the human mind, and they are not afraid to do so.
It sets the tone for the next decade and a half of the film, and the sequel is set to arrive in 2018.
Hellboy III: The Descent, director Mike Mignola (2016/2017) This is a character-driven story, and Migniares Hellboy series is a masterpiece.
The Hellboy franchise has been the best of the Hellboy movies, and its Hellboy: Hell on Earth series has been one of my favorite books in recent years.
Hell is an insane asylum where inmates, including Hellboy (Bryan Cranston), have been sent to spend eternity in a mental asylum.
When the inmates escape and try to find the one man who can save them, they end up on a path that leads to a dark, secret past.
The story takes place in the Hell dimension, and each episode has a theme and a plot.
It has some of the best dialogue I’ve ever heard in a movie.6.
Pacific Northwest, director Ryan Coogler (2016 or 2017) Cooglers Pacific Northwest is an adaptation of the John Grisham novel of the same name, and I’m pretty sure it’s the only one on this list that has received a solid rating from critics.
Coogers story centers around the aftermath of a major wildfire in the Pacific Northwest.
Coogan and co-writer Kevin Williamson use the supernatural element to explore what it is like to live in the woods after a disaster.
It also explores a character named