Attack the Block
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The 40 Best Films of 2011 | 22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.

The Best Indie / International Films of 2011 | 12 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

The year's best independent and international films are highlighted by a duo from iconic director Werner Herzog, a staggeringly brilliant frontier-western and a score of top-notch documentaries that illustrate how filmmaking continues to reach new highs.

//Reviews

'Attack the Block' Engages the Brain and Quickens the Pulse | 29 Jul 2011 // 12:55 AM

A remarkable film, Joe Cornish’s Attack the Block turns a popular science fiction sub-genre, the “alien invasion” story, into a complex, thoughtful statement on contemporary urban life.

//Blogs

"Aliens, Bruddah!": 'Attack the Block' | 16 Sep 2011 // 8:00 AM

(I)t's the ready reinvention of the whole alien invasion conceit that becomes Attack the Block's greatest artistic contribution.

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