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The American Film Institute Announces Their Top Ten Films of the Year

This is in alphabetical order:

  1. Bridesmaids
  2. The Descendants
  3. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
  4. The Help
  5. Hugo
  6. J. Edgar
  7. Midnight In Paris
  8. Moneyball
  9. The Tree of Life
  10. War Horse
Special awards were also given to two non-American funded films: The Artist and the entire Harry Potter film series.

An Ode to TCM

Sorry I’ve been m.i.a. since the Oscars. I’ve been having some problems at work. Long story short work’s no longer a problem, so I’m back. I’ve got a few posts related to film in 2010 that I want to post, but I’ve got to flesh them out a little before I post them.

However, today I spent quite a bit of time watching Turner Classic Movies. They had an amazing line-up today. I’d recommend all four of the films I watched today, but each one for very different reasons.

The first film I watched was Some Like It Hot. I’ve seen this film numerous times. It is definitely one of the absolute funniest films of all time. Billy Wilder truly is a genius.

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