Best Complexities in 2008 | 15 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM
The most remarkable films of 2008 were small, smart, and complicated. While they're surely worth seeking out for their own pleasures, they also represent the sort of movies that will find theatrical releases even harder to manage in the shrinking economy.
Outside the Lines - The Top 20 International/Indie Films of 2008 | 14 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM
With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.
Let the Right One In (Låt den rätte komma in) | 26 Oct 2008 // 8:35 PM
If the display of violence is to be expected in a "vampire movie," the particular framings are striking.
Let the Wrong One Out | 24 Mar 2009 // 5:00 PM
It was one of last year's best films - foreign or otherwise. It was unceremoniously snubbed for Oscar consideration (favoritism found Sweden submitting another, lesser
Let the Right One In | 20 Nov 2008 // 2:20 PM
When was the last time a vampire was truly scary? No, not gory, or gross, or given over to fits of faux romanticized rage and