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The 10 Best Films of 2015. And Where To Find Them.

By at January 23, 2016 | 11:43 am | 1 Comments

The 10 Best Films of 2015. And Where To Find Them.

Like every film critic, I had wonderful intentions of having my annual best-of feature ready to go by the first day of 2016. But hey, if intentions were actions, this would have been ready three weeks ago. Better late than never, but my personal Top Ten of 2015 now has some fortuitous timing with a notable groupthink about the best films of the year, namely the more...

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Top 10 Films of 2010 And Other Somewhat Relevant Thoughts

By at January 2, 2011 | 10:52 pm | 4 Comments

Top 10 Films of 2010 And Other Somewhat Relevant Thoughts

Why make an annual Top Ten list of movies? Because everybody's doing it? Nah. Habit? Well, sure. But we reviewers should create Top Ten lists for the same reason we write reviews: to give movie fans (you) one particular insight, for those who seek it. You rely on critics to be clear, truthful and entertaining; we have to live up to our end of the unspoken bargain. A Top more...

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Top 10 Box Office Movies of 2010

By at December 28, 2010 | 1:30 pm | 1 Comments

Top 10 Box Office Movies of 2010

2010 is the year that we, the moviegoers, were flooded with more 3D, more IMAX, a higher ticket price ($7.95 on average) -- and more reason to question all three. Consider the widely reviled "tacked on" 3D elements in Clash of the Titans (I still despise the approach in Superman Returns), and the blanket use of 3D in everything from Yogi Bear to The Last Airbender. more...

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Ten Best Movies of 2009. And Then Some.

By at January 5, 2010 | 12:33 am | 4 Comments

Ten Best Movies of 2009. And Then Some.

Now that we movie reviewers have crammed in the final films of the year, I'm happy to deliver my 2009 Top Ten Movies (And Then Some). This is my 10th year making said list (I'll share a decade of #1s sometime soon.) If you'd like to see how my list compares with those of my esteemed colleagues, I urge you to check out our filmcritic.com's The Year In Film - 2009. As for more...

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