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Sight & Sound Critics Poll Picks 'The Master'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • December 3, 2012 11:31 AM
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  • 0 Comments
Approximately 100 critics polled by the British Film Institute named Paul Thomas Anderson's film the best of 2012.

Our Favorite Crazy (Directors') Votes in the Sight & Sound Greatest Film Poll

  • By Matt Singer
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  • August 23, 2012 12:30 PM
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  • 6 Comments
We already held the critics' feet to the fire over their craziest votes, so it's only fair to do the same to the directors.

Our Favorite Crazy Votes in the Sight & Sound Greatest Film Poll

  • By Matt Singer
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  • August 16, 2012 11:25 AM
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  • 13 Comments
I mean I love the movie and all, but really? "Anvil! The Story of Anvil?"

A 'Godfather' Falls From Grace

  • By Matt Singer
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  • August 9, 2012 4:44 PM
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  • 4 Comments
Apparently his offer wasn't all that difficult to refuse.

Notes on the 2012 Sight & Sound Greatest Films Poll

  • By Matt Singer
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  • August 2, 2012 1:10 PM
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  • 7 Comments
Trivia, accounting, and instant streaming links for the most prestigious top ten list ever.

Critics Name 'Vertigo' the Greatest Film of All Time in 2012 Sight & Sound Film Poll

  • By Matt Singer
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  • August 1, 2012 1:52 PM
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  • 7 Comments
The directors picked "Tokyo Story" as their new #1.

The Top Thirty Reasons We Love Making Lists

  • By Matt Singer
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  • August 1, 2012 11:31 AM
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  • 2 Comments
Why do cinephiles love making lists so much?

Internet Critics Name 'Citizen Kane' the Greatest Movie of All Time

  • By Matt Singer
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  • May 8, 2012 5:25 PM
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  • 4 Comments
Film School Rejects offers a more web-savvy alternative to the classic Sight & Sound Greatest Films Poll.

More Notes on the Sight & Sound Film Poll

  • By Matt Singer
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  • April 30, 2012 3:23 PM
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  • 30 Comments
Further thoughts on the most prestigious and most ridiculous of all top ten lists.

The Criticwire Survey: The Sight & Sound Greatest Film Poll

  • By Matt Singer
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  • April 30, 2012 9:28 AM
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  • 12 Comments
Ballots in Sight & Sound's once-a-decade greatest film poll are due today. This week in our survey, the critics critique the last poll's results.

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