@#$%! I'm getting ready to sit down and watch The Big Show and I realized I never posted my Best & Worst of 2008 list. Actually, I was waiting to get one more big nominee in that I finally watched last night. It's a good thing I did because it actually made my Top 10.
Here's the list. Enjoy the show, folks!
Top Ten Films of 2008
1. The Wrestler
2. The Dark Knight
4. Let The Right One In
5. Slumdog Millionaire
6. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
8. Frozen River
10. Tropic Thunder
THE GOOD: 21, Appaloosa, Australia, The Bank Job, Be Kind Rewind, Bolt, Burn After Reading, Choke, Cloverfield, Doubt, Encounters at the End of the World, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Frost/Nixon, Get Smart, Ghost Town, Gran Torino, Happy-Go-Lucky, Hellboy II: The Golden Army, Horton Hears a Who, In Bruges, The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, Kung Fu Panda, Man on Wire, The Pineapple Express, The Promotion, Quantum of Solace, Rachel Getting Married, The Reader, Religulous, Revolutionary Road, Role Models, Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired, Sex and the City, Shine a Light (IMAX), Smart People, The Strangers, Transsiberian, U2-3D (IMAX), Valkyrie, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, The Visitor, W., Wanted, What Just Happened
THE BAD: The Day The Earth Stood Still, Eagle Eye, The Happening, The Other Boleyn Girl, Passengers, Righteous Kill, Seven Pounds, The Spiderwick Chronicles, Step Brothers, You Don't Mess With The Zohan
THE UGLY: Baby Mama, The Love Guru, My Sassy Girl
Guilty Pleasures: Hamlet 2, Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay, The House Bunny, Mamma Mia!, My Name Is Bruce, Repo! The Genetic Opera, Speed Racer