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TOH! Writers Pick the 10 Best Films of 2014 So Far

Thompson on Hollywood By TOH! | Thompson on Hollywood June 18, 2014 at 4:46PM

As July looms, the movie year is reaching its halfway point, and in the spirit of Indiewire's new Criticwire poll of 122 critics' favorite films of 2014 so far, we at TOH! offer up our own ten best lists.
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Jesse Eisenberg in 'Night Moves'
Jesse Eisenberg in 'Night Moves'

Tom Brueggemann:

The saddest thing is that though there a lot of fine films here, all but one came out of 2013 festivals -- hopefully not a portend for the rest of the year

1. "Ida" (Pawel Pawlikowski)

2. "The Grand Budapest Hotel" (Dir. Wes Anderson)

3. "Snowpiercer" (Dir. Bong Joon-ho)

4. "Joe" (Dir. David Gordon Green)

5. "Venus in Fur" (Dir. Roman Polanski)

6. "Stranger By The Lake" (Dir. Alain Guiraudie)

7. "Locke" (Dir. Steven Knight)

8. "Night Moves" (Dir. Kelly Reichardt)

9. "Nymphomaniac" (Dir. Lars von Trier)

10. "Only Lovers Left Alive" (Dir. Jim Jarmusch)

'We Are the Best!'
'We Are the Best!'

Matt Mueller

1. "Under The Skin" (Dir. Jonathan Glazer)

2. "Stranger By The Lake" (Dir. Alain Guiraudie)

3. "Blue Ruin" (Dir. Jeremy Saulnier)

4. "The Grand Budapest Hotel" (Dir. Wes Anderson)

5. "A Field in England" (Dir. Ben Wheatley)

6. "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" (Dirs. Anthony Russo and Joe Russo)

7. "Omar" (Dir. Hany Abu-Assad)

8. "We Are The Best!" (Dir. Lukas Moodysson)

9. "Le Week-End" (Dir. Roger Michell)

10. "Enemy" (Dir. Denis Villeneuve)

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