Category: Ballots and Best-of Lists

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, […]

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 […]

THE BEST OF DANIEL BARNES 2016

When you add up my weekly reviews in the Sacramento News & Review, my work here at E Street Film Society, and my contributions to other print and online publications, I penned nearly 200 published movie reviews in 2016.  Whatever the results, I worked hard on this stuff, […]

The Year in Barnesyard – 2016 Mid-Year Review

TOP 10 FILMS OF 2016 SO FAR 1) Three MY TAKE: “A genre-hopping blast, the anonymously named Three works as part solemn morality play and part gonzo white-knuckle thriller, part huge-hearted ensemble dramedy and part pitiless three-hander, with an almost unbearable escalation of tension that explodes into one […]