'Gravity', 'Blue Jasmine', 'Kick-Ass 2' and 'The Lone Ranger' all get Tarantino's thumbs up
Quentin Tarantino has released a list of his Top 10 films of 2013 so far.
The list, which the director shared with fan site The Quentin Tarantino Archives, is not ordered by merit. Tarantino simply lists the films in alphabetical order.
His eclectic selections include action sequel Kick-Ass 2, Woody Allen’s acclaimed new film Blue Jasmine starring an Oscar-tipped Cate Blanchett, forthcoming sci-fi thriller Gravity (pictured right) and Seth Rogen’s apocalyptic comedy This Is The End. Perhaps most surprisingly, Disney’s flop blockbuster The Lone Ranger also makes Tarantino’s list.
Tarantino has not confirmed whether he will release another Top 10 at the end of the year, though the fan site’s editor writes: “I assume there’s a possibility of an update to this list once the year is over, maybe even ranked, as this list is in alphabetic order.”
Tarantino’s Top 10 films of 2013 so far in full (with director in brackets):
‘Afternoon Delight’ (Jill Soloway)
‘Before Midnight’ (Richard Linklater)
‘Blue Jasmine’ (Woody Allen)
‘The Conjuring’ (James Wan)
‘Drinking Buddies’ (Joe Swanberg)
‘Frances Ha’ (Noah Baumbach)
‘Gravity’ (Alfonso Cuarón)
‘Kick-Ass 2’ (Jeff Wadlow)
‘The Lone Ranger’ (Gore Verbinski)
‘This Is The End’ (Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg)