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2013 Year In Review: Movies

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Top Ten

1. PRISONERS 2013 (review)
2. THE DEPARTED 2006)
3. HOT FUZZ 2007
4. WORLD WAR Z 2013 (review)
5. GOOD WILL HUNTING 1997
6. INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS 2009
7. DREDD 2012
8. THE STONING OF SORAYA M. 2008
9. ARMY OF DARKNESS 1992
8. LETHAL WEAPON 1987
10. MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL 1975

Honorable Mentions

11. WRECK-IT RALPH 2012
12. A PERFECT GETAWAY 2009
13. ZERO DARK THIRTY 2012
14. MAN OF STEEL 2013
15. GIFTED HANDS 2009

You’re Going to Kill Him For Me

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In 2009, director Kathryn Bigelow gave us The Hurt Locker, a tour de force Iraq war film that blew the socks off audiences and critics alike. Her latest film, Zero Dark Thirty, is generating a similar buzz. Tense, intelligent, and well acted, this compelling dramatization of the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden has earned Ms. Bigelow a heaping of praise – and some controversy to go along with it. Continue reading —>

My review of Zero Dark Thirty, one of the standout films of 2012.