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

Lebanon

Although unfortunate (only because each film is so strongly individualistic), Samuel Maoz’s film Lebanon will undoubtedly draw comparisons too Kathryn Bigelow’s war drama The Hurt Locker. The comparisons are favorable, of course. Bigelow refused political commentary in her film. She wasn’t interested in making a statement about whether or not Iraq should be occupied or not, her focus was purely the soldiers working their and the... Read More