Our favorite movies of 2013

BY The Movie Clubbers

There were many great movies this year, but the following were the ones which especially left a mark in our minds (and hearts!). See if any of your own favorites are on our list.

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2014 #savethedate: Local release dates for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ ‘The Fault in our Stars,’ ‘Gone Girl,’ and more from 20th Century Fox

"X-Men: Days of Future Past" opens in Philippine cinemas on May (Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox)

“X-Men: Days of Future Past” opens in Philippine cinemas on May 22. (Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox)

We’ve already shared with you the 2014 releases from Warner Bros. and Solar-UIP (Universal, Paramount, Solar). Today, we present to you the 2014 lineup of 20th Century Fox. But first, our top picks (in order of release)!

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2014 #savethedate: Local release dates for 47 Ronin, Noah, Transformers 4, and more from Solar-UIP

"47 Ronin" opens in Philippine cinemas Jan. 8, 2014. (Photo courtesy of Universal Pictures)

“47 Ronin” opens in Philippine cinemas Jan. 8, 2014. (Photo courtesy of Universal Pictures)

Yesterday, we featured the 2014 movies from Warner Bros. This time, the spotlight is on Solar-UIP (Universal Pictures, Paramount, Solar). And just like with the Warner releases, we have synopses, trailers, and release dates.

But before the complete list, here are our top picks, in order of release date.

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2014 #savethedate: Local release dates for ‘The Lego Movie,’ ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Interstellar,’ and more from Warner Bros.

We're super excited about "The LEGO Movie"! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

We’re super excited about “The LEGO Movie”! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

It’s only two more weeks until 2014! Will the new year be a big one for movies?

This week, we’re doing a series of 2014 “previews,” featuring movies coming out next year–and so far confirmed for Philippine release–per distributor. Today, it’s all about Warner Bros. We included release dates, synopses, and trailers. Happy previewing!

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‘Lost’ star Evangeline Lilly comes out of retirement to play the Elf Tauriel in ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

Evangeline Lilly got 'The Hobbit' call while resting in bed with her newborn baby! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

Evangeline Lilly got ‘The Hobbit’ call while resting in bed with her newborn baby! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

Beloved by worldwide audiences for her performance as the feisty Kate in the acclaimed mystery series Lost, for which she earned a Golden Globe Best Actress nomination, Canada’s Evangeline Lilly now stars as Silvan Elf Tauriel in Peter Jackson‘s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

A favorite of King Thranduil (Lee Pace) and Captain of the Woodland Guard, Tauriel is as deadly as she is beautiful. Her job is to follow the orders of the King without question. However, Tauriel has a strong will and unyielding passion for what she believes is right. An expert fighter, she carries signature weapons including twin daggers and a bow and arrow. Like Legolas (Orlando Bloom), Tauriel is extremely fast and agile in battle. Although she has lived for many hundreds of years in Middle-earth, she remains one of the youngest of the Elven folk, and has rarely ventured beyond the borders of the great forest.

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