Top 10s: Owen Gleiberman, Chris Nashawaty, J. Hoberman

Owen Gleiberman: 1. 12 Years a Slave 2. American Hustle 3. Before Midnight 4. Fruitvale Station 5. Gravity 6. Blue Jasmine 7. The Past 8. World War Z 9. Prisoners 10. Inside Llewyn Davis
Posted On 05 Dec 2013

TIME’s Richard Corliss names his 2013 Top 10

TIME’s Richard Corliss 1. Gravity 2. The Great Beauty 3. American Hustle 4. Her 5. The Grandmaster 6. Fast and Furious 6 7. Frozen 8. The Act of Killing 9. 12 Years a Slave 10. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (thanks to Marshall)
Posted On 04 Dec 2013

The Trib’s Michael Phillips’ Top 10

The Chicago Tribune‘s Michael Phillips. 1. Poetry – Lee Chang-dong 2. Moneyball – Bennett Miller 3. Certified Copy – Abbas Kiarostami 4. The Descendants – Alexander Payne 5. The Interrupters – Steve James 6. Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench – Damien Chazelle 7. A Separation...
Posted On 20 Dec 2011

J. Hoberman’s Top 10

Some unfamiliar choices so I’m including abbreviated descriptions. Read Hoberman’s full explanation at The Village Voice. 1. A DANGEROUS METHOD Consummate classical filmmaking, A Dangerous Method has an exaggerated Masterpiece Theatre patina that is regularly fissured...
Posted On 20 Dec 2011

Thom Ernst names Top 6 Canadian Films of 2011

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 tops my list as the...
Posted On 07 Dec 2011

Stephen King’s Top 10 films of 2010

Which films did he choose for his best of 2010 list? King picked Matt Reeves‘ Let Me In as his #1 film of 2010 declaring it “the best horror film of the decade.” Hit the jump to see the full list in brief.
Posted On 29 Nov 2010