Sunday, January 23, 2011

Ken's Double Featurette Awards, 2010

Best Double Feature 2010: Let Me In/Toy Story 3

Runners up to the above: Winter's Bone/Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Best Cage Match Double Feature: Kick-Ass/The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Best Complete Nonsense Double Feature: Alice in Wonderland/Hot Tub Time Machine

Best Directed: The Social Network/Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

Best double feature score heard in the same weekend: Let Me In/The Social Network

Best First Feature: Banksy, Exit Through the Gift Shop/Lena Dunham, Tiny Furniture

Best Harris Savides makes L.A. look inhabitable Double Feature: Greenberg/Somewhere

Best non-American double feature: Un proph├Ęte(A Prophet)/Io sono l'amore(I Am Love)

Best Liam Neeson can make anything watchable double feature: Clash of the Titans/The A-Team

Best inadvertently seen this year double feature set in the same state (New Mexico): Charley Varrick/Let Me In

Best non-Pixar double feature: Despicable Me/Tangled

Best Pepsi Throwback double feature: The American/The Romantics

Best use of pop songs: "O Children", Nick Cave, Harry Potter 7a/"1 Thing", Amerie, Somewhere

Favorite male supporting performances: Pierce Brosnan, The Ghost Writer/Maximus, Tangled

Favorite pair of totally different scores by the same composer: A Prophet/Harry Potter 7a, Alexandre Desplat

Most perpetually anticipated double feature I can't seem to see: Dogtooth/The Fighter

"OK, bored now" double feature: The King's Speech/Never Let Me Go

Overrated double feature: Black Swan/Inception

Still bringing it: Michael Douglas, Solitary Man/Woody Allen, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

Underrated double feature: Shutter Island/The Ghost Writer