Bitchin’ Film Reviews Top 10 of 2010

I’ve been avoiding making this list for a while by listing everyone elses’.  Like Roger Ebert’s, A. O. Scott’s, and Quentin Tarantino’s. I still haven’t seen all the major contenders of 2010. These include Exit Through the Gift Shop, The Fighter, Blue Valentine, Biutiful, The Secret in Their Eyes, and Charlie St. Cloud.   But I’m not sure when I’ll be catching up with these.  So, I’m throwing... Read More

127 Hours

There’s a peculiar type of anxiety that film can elicit in me. It’s peculiar because on one hand, I completely understand that I’m choosing to suspend my disbelief. On the other hand, if the movie is particularly well crafted, and the director understands how to push my buttons, as it were, the anxiety is nearly unavoidable. Danny Boyle is one of those directors. He finely tunes his films to play my emotions like he knows them... Read More