Now that the majority of the awards season films have come out, it is slightly depressing to see the lineup of films for the next few months. So in anticipation, here are some of the films that I’m looking forward to seeing in 2013. Here’s hoping that they all get a release date in New Zealand!
I can’t wait for the debut English-language feature from Oldboy director Chan-wook Park. Supposed overtones of Hitchcock’s Shadow of a Doubt already have me interested.
Everybody Has A Plan
Viggo takes a leaf out of Jeremy Iron’s book in Dead Ringers
Wikipedia describes Upstream Color as a romantic thriller science fiction film – a feat of genre mixing?
Michael Shannon as killer Richard Kuklinski.
Any Day Now
Alan Cummings and and Garret Dillahunt are a gay couple in the ‘70s who fight to keep custody of an abandoned Down’s Syndrome teen.
This adaptation of Kerouac’s story of the same title won’t have to do much to surpass On The Road.
Also, Kill Your Darlings tells of a younger Kerouac, with a stellar cast of Elizabeth Olsen, Ben Foster, Michael C Hall and Daniel Radcliffe. I can’t locate a trailer but it sounds promising.
The Place Beyond the Pines
From the Director of Blue Valentine, this promises to be a gritty indie favourite.
An erotic, psychological drama from the producers of Martha Marcy May Marlene. Starring Brady Corbet.
What are you looking forward to seeing in 2013?