The Tuesday Zone: ’12 Years a Slave’ Is on My List of “AMISBRAS”

Okay, so acronyms aren’t my strong point. “AMISBRAS” (which I think accidentally translates from French as “Friends Arms”) stands for “Amazing Movies I Shan’t Be Re-watching Anytime Soon,” and included on that list are movies like Requiem for a Dream, When the Wind Blows (1986), and Grave of the Fireflies (1988). Seriously, those movies took a year or two off…