Tag Archives: best movies of 2012

The Monocle – “Zero Dark Thirty”

Directed by: Katheryn Bigelow Written by: Mark Boal Released: December 19th, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Century City, Los Angeles   Ladies and gentlemen, it has been another hell of a year at the movies. Statistically speaking most of the movies released this year either sucked or were panned like a fried egg, but a handful still […]

The Monocle – “Cloud Atlas”

Directed by: Andy Wachowski & Lana Wachowski & Tom Tykwer Written by: Andy Wachowski & Lana Wachowski & Tom Tykwer Released: October 26th, 2012 Theatre watched at: The Landmark, Los Angeles   You thought writing one story was hard? Try six. British author David Mitchell wrote a book published in 2004 titled Cloud Atlas. This poetically […]

The Monocle – “Argo”

Directed by: Ben Affleck Written by: Chris Terrio Released: October 12th, 2012 Theatre watched at: Century 8 Theatres, North Hollywood   “Argo-f*ckyaself!” exclaim Tony Mendez (Ben Affleck), John Chambers (John Goodman), and Lester Siegel (Alan Arkin) the moment they realize their comically absurd idea to rescue 6 members of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran from […]