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Flickering Myth Top 10 of 2013

Following on from my own personal list of 2013, here is the best of 2013 from all of the writers at Flickering Myth…

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10. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (dir. Peter Jackson)

9. Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa (dir. Declan Lowney)

8. Stoker (dir. Park Chan-Wook)

7. Star Trek Into Darkness (dir. J.J. Abrams)

6. A Field in England (dir. Ben Wheatley)

5. The World’s End (dir. Edgar Wright)

4. Only God Forgives (dir. Nicolas Winding Refn)

3. Mud (dir. Jeff Nichols)

2. Rush (dir. Ron Howard)

1. Gravity (dir. Alfonso Cuaron)

Bye, bye 2013!


It has been something of a mixed year for me. I think the best description would be ‘challenging’. As with most things, I’ll put it in poe-try form:

2013, or The Long Flight To and From

Memories zip in and out of time:
Looking through a waiting room’s door,
Words I do not understand,
Scanning for activity
Quick trip to a different land,
Plans and schemes
Playing songs from the memes
To friends of the future
And allies of now.

Always looking

For warmth and rest

The shadows on the wall

Promise something of the best

Time is an illusion, sunshine

We lived this before

And we will do so again

For now, the flight continues:

An open ticket to…