Films of 2019

Here’s my Top Fives by category:

 

Diego Maradona footballer

Diego Maradona

Docs

  • Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love 
  • Diego Maradona
  • Apollo 11
  • Miles Davis: The Birth of Cool
  • Amazing Grace

 

 

Once Upon A Time In….Hollywood Brad Pitt

Once Upon A Time In….Hollywood

Majors

  • The Irishman
  • Rocketman
  • Once Upon A Time In….Hollywood
  • Marriage Story
  • Little Women

 

 

Gloria Bell movie

Gloria Bell

Indies

  • The Nightingale
  • Eighth Grade
  • Mid 90s
  • Gloria Bell
  • The Last Black Man in San Francisco

 

 

Blinded by the Light movie

Blinded by the Light

British 

  • Blinded by the Light
  • Blue Story
  • Beats
  • Ray & Liz
  • The Souvenir

 

 

By the Grace of God movie

By the Grace of God

Foreign Language

  • Pain and Glory
  • Monos
  • By the Grace of God
  • The Chambermaid
  • Ash is Purest White

 

 

Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love doc

Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love

My Favourite 10 of 2019

  • Pain and Glory
  • Diego Maradona
  • The Irishman
  • Rocketman
  • Miles Davis The Birth of Cool
  • Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love
  • Marriage Story
  • Monos
  • Amazing Grace
  • Blinded by the Light

 

Here’s 32 films from 2019 really worth watching:

Music – tunes of 2019 at the movies 

  • Todd Terje – Delorean Dynamite Disco Mix ( from Diego Maradona)
  • Smalltown Boy – Bronski Beat – ( from The Souvenir)
  • Brother Love’s Travelling Salvation Show – Neil Diamond/ California Dreamin’ Jose Feliciano… (from Once Upon A Time In… Hollywood) 
  • Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen (from Words of Love)
  • I’m Still Standing – Elton John (from Rocketman)
  • How I Got Over – Aretha Franklin (from Amazing Grace)
  • It Never Entered My Mind – Miles Davis (from The Birth of Cool)