Finally, my “best of 2010” list has arrived.

Reviews for most of these films can be found on my blog but I didn’t bother inserting a clickable link for each title.  You can find the titles on the handy alphabetical list to the right or simply utilize the search feature on my blog.  Thanks! Top Ten Films of 2010: The Fighter Mesrine The … Continue reading

True Grit

Some interesting moral dilemmas arise in True Grit.  Is it wrong to steal from a thief?  Can retribution be found in the death of a murderer?  Justice?  Or merely punishment? That’s not to say these questions weren’t proposed by the original 1969 adaptation of the Charles Portis novel.  While many have called this new version … Continue reading

Cool Stuff: Get Gritty on Christmas 2010!

Christmas is awesome, especially at the movies.  It always manages to capture summer-caliber blockbusters and the major Oscar contenders together on the same weekend, leaving something for everyone to see.  It has just been announced that the Coen Brothers’ reimagining of True Grit has been positioned for a Christmas 2010 release.  The cast includes Jeff … Continue reading