January 1, 2005

Top Ten For The Year

And without further ado, the Tenner from your Cinecultist. Happy New Year!

1. Sideways
2. The Incredibles
3. The Motorcycle Diaries
4. The Twillight Samurai
5. Before Sunset*
6. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
7. Kinsey
8. Badaasss!
9. Sex is Comedy
10. Super Size Me

Honorable Mentions: Stage Beauty, Imelda, Fahrenheit 9/11, Goodbye Dragon Inn, Saved!, Kill Bill: Vol 2, Infernal Affairs, Hotel Rwanda, The Dreamers, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Finding Neverland, Garden State, Hero, I Heart Huckabees, The Life Aquatic, Mean Girls, Oceanís Twelve, Team America: World Police, Closer, Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle, The Bourne Supremacy

This Year's Guilty Pleasure: Wimbledon

Worst Movie of the Year: Jersey Girl**
Runner Up: New York Minute

* We realize we wrote some preview post on seeing this movie, and mentioned seeing it after hearing Ethan speak at the 92nd St Y but never wrote a more concrete review post. Hmmm. Well, it topped the ranking of the Village Voice's Take Six, that counts for something, right?

** More of the Worst Films of the year from Reverse Shot on indieWire this Tuesday. Let the eviscerating begin!

Posted by karen at January 1, 2005 11:08 PM