(Editor’s note: Since December is a time for everyone to make year-end best-of lists, we asked our staff to do the same. Next up is returning champion/Programming Coordinator Kerstin with her top ten double features of 2017!)
KERSTIN’S TOP TEN DOUBLE FEATURES OF 2017
1. Actors Make a Stunning Directorial Debut!
Get Out (dir. Jordan Peele) & Lady Bird (dir. Greta Gerwig)
2. AMAZING SOUNDTRACK
Atomic Blonde (dir. David Leitch) & Baby Driver (dir. Edgar Wright)
3. Fun with Fruit!
Call Me By Your Name (dir. Luca Guadagnino) & Girls Trip (dir. Malcolm D. Lee)
4. Great Sequels
Blade Runner 2049 (dir. Denis Villeneuve) & John Wick: Chapter 2 (dir. Chad Stahelski)
5. Kids that Need More Supervision
The Florida Project (dir. Sean Baker) & It (dir. Andy Muschietti)
6. KStew + Robby Patty 4ever
Good Time (dirs. Benny and Josh Safdie) & Personal Shopper (dir. Olivier Assayas)
7. My Favorite Movies I Saw this Year
Faces Places (dirs. Agnès Varda and JR) & Paterson (dir. Jim Jarmusch)
8. Nicole Kidman Gives a Bedridden Person a Sponge Bath and Costars with Colin Farrell
The Beguiled (dir. Sofia Coppola) & The Killing of a Sacred Deer (dir. Yorgos Lanthimos)
9. Nuns Gone Wild!
The Little Hours (dir. Jeff Baena) & Novitiate (dir. Margaret Betts)*
*[If you like this genre, you should also watch The Devils]
10. This Song is Called, “It’s a Metaphor, Fool”
mother! (dir. Darren Aronofsky) & Rat Film (dir. Theo Anthony)
Bonus triple feature
Logan (dir. James Mangold), Lucky (dir. John Carroll Lynch), & Logan Lucky (dir. Steven Soderbergh)
Bonus bonus repertory doublefeature for those suffering from Twin Peaks: The Return Withdrawal
The Hidden (dir. Jack Sholder) & Showgirls (dir. Paul Verhoeven)
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