Brooks Barnes goes for a ten chip:
“10 Sundance Movies With Heat”
Kyle Buchanan wagers 50 percent more:
“The 15 Most Anticipated Movies of Sundance 2016”
E!’s Marc Malkin bests them both:
“Sundance 2016: 19 Movies We Can’t Wait to See”
Amateurs. If you really want to have a shot at the Google News listicle pot, at least two dozen is where it’s at. Right, Wired?
On this festival opening day, honorable mention goes to Ebony and Vanity Fair for wedging in the other hot film topic of the moment. At the former, you can read “Black Sundance: Ten Films Not to Miss,” while the latter – ahead of what FishbowlNY hopes will be an all-black cover for the annual Hollywood issue – presents “Sundance Preview: 19 Films That Could Be the Next Oscar Breakouts.”