Month: December 2017

THE BEST OF DANIEL BARNES 2017

In addition to all of my other freelance writing work, I penned roughly 200 movie reviews in the calendar year 2017.  Whatever you think of the results, I worked on hard on that shit (I did!), so before all this work gets swept into the dustbin of yesteryear, […]

IN THEATERS (SF) – “Antiporno”

Antiporno (2017; Dir.: Sion Sono) GRADE: B+ By Daniel Barnes *Opens Friday, December 29, at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco. More electrifying excess from Sono (Tokyo Tribe), this time a collaboration with Nikkatsu, Japan’s oldest major film studio.  Antiporno is part of a series of feature-length throwbacks to Nikkatsu’s 1970s […]

DANIEL BARNES’ 2017 SFFCC AWARDS BALLOT

BEST ACTRESS Cynthia Nixon, A Quiet Passion Kristen Stewart, Personal Shopper Brooklynn Prince, The Florida Project Vicky Krieps, Phantom Thread Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird BEST ACTOR Robert Pattinson, Good Time Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread Timotheé Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name Keanu Reeves, John […]