Look outside the 3-ring circus to find treasures in our peripheral vision. Should it matter that Ontario's Thom Ernst isn't a Brand Name like Ebert if he's the only guy we can rely on to bring up Monsieur Lazhar?
1. Monsieur Lazhar
This film...Top Ten Lists
Nothing about Richard Brody's list of 26 films in The New Yorker touches me more than his introductory premise.
2011 in cinema could be called, with apologies to Joan Didion, the year of magical...Top Ten Lists
I like Drive at number one but the rest is enough to make me pop a gasket. It's not that it's so bad, particularly, it's just -- I mean, what the fuck, bro. To quote Aurora Greenway, let's just...Top Ten Lists
Now for something completely different. We're nothing if not completionists.
1. Habemus Papam (We Have a Pope), Nanni Moretti
2. L’Etrange affaire Angélica (The Strange Case of Angelica),...Top Ten Lists
Peter Bradshaw is so thorough, his year-end round-up reads like a very elegant list of ranked nominations. Nicely done, sir.
The Artist (dir. Michel Hazanavicius)
Margaret (dir....Top Ten Lists
"Toronto's Village Voice" NOW creates a Top 10 that combines the favorite titles from each of it's movie critics, and then the writers break it down to their more personal lists of 10.
The...Top Ten Lists
Owen Gleiberman and Lisa Schwarzbaum's top 10 from this week's issue of EW (not yet online, so thanks to Seankgallagher.)
Lisa's top 10:
The Social Network
The Kids are All Right
Winter's...Top Ten Lists