January 16, 2012

2011 Brown Bear Awards

My Favorite Movies of 2011:

1) 50/50
2) Drive
3) Fright Night
4) Attack the Block
5) Hugo
6) Winnie the Pooh
7) Captain America: The First Avenger
8) Rise of the Planet of the Apes
9) Rango
10) Crazy, Stupid, Love

Further Rudloff approved titles:
Super 8, Bridesmaids, War Horse, Paranormal Activity 3, and Don't be Afraid of the Dark

Worst Movie of the Year:
Tie! Cars 2 & Apollo 18

TV Show of the Year:
Game of Thrones (and COMMUNITY!)

Best New Non-HBO TV Show of the Year:
Death Valley

Wow, Brad Neely Actually Got His Own TV Show Award:
China, IL

Outstanding Achievements in Acting:
John Lithgow - New Year's Eve
Peter Dinklage - Game of Thrones
The goose - War Horse

Most Superb Subplot Undeserving of The Film It Is In:
The Krill in Happy Feet 2

Biggest Disappointment:
The Muppets

Most Sleep Inducing Film of the Year:
The Adventures of Tintin

Most Forgettable Movie of the Year:
The Sitter

Best Movie with Penguins:
Mr. Popper's Penguins

Outstanding Achievement in Internet TV:
The Guild Season 5

Best Person of the Year:
Donald Glover

Song of the Year:
"Love on Top" - Beyonce

Everybody Knows You Now and You Are Great Award:
Michael Fassbender

Everybody Should Know You Because You Are Great Award:
Michael Shannon

Fantasy Onscreen Duo of Greatness:

Michael Fassbender & Michael Shannon

Catchphrase of the Year:
"Treat Yo Self"

Continued Excellence in Excellence:
Ron Swanson

Most Anticipated of 2012:
Cabin in the Woods, Game of Thrones Season 2, The Innkeepers, Batman, that new Wes Anderson movie, the voice over work of Danny DeVito as the Lorax, Danny DeVito's live action performance in Always Sunny, more Ron Swanson


  1. Love it! Glad to see Winnie the Pooh and Captain America on your list :)

  2. I think you're going to bat a thousand on your most anticipated list for 2012. Way to go!