Saturday, December 27, 2008

UPDATED: TOP 10 OF 2008

Tarsem’s THE FALL (****)
David Fincher’s THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON (****)
Danny Boyle’s SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE (****)
Charlie Kaufman’s SYNECDOCHE, NY (****)
Christopher Nolan’s THE DARK KNIGHT (****)
James Marsh’s MAN ON WIRE (****)
Andrew Stanton’s WALL*E (****)
Jonathan Demme’s RACHEL GETTING MARRIED (****)
David Gordon Green’s SNOW ANGELS (****)
Werner Herzog’s ENCOUNTERS AT THE END OF THE WORLD (****)



I hope to be seeing either DOUBT or THE READER tomorrow.

3 comments:

Joel said...

Glad to see "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" so high. BRILLIANT film. One of the most resonant and--dare I say?--haunting film-going experiences I've ever had.

Actionman said...

Yes, it was strangely haunting by the end. A phenomenal effort from all involved.

Deaf Brown Trash Punk said...

Agreed, the film was beautiful.