The Oscars are over, and I’m retiring my 2007 list. I’ve shuffled a few things around in recent days, but here is how they will remain…
TOP TEN 2007 MOVIES:
2. Across the Universe
3. Lars and the Real Girl
6. The Namesake
7. There Will Be Blood
9. Sweeney Todd
10. Juno / Hot Fuzz (tie)
Honorable mentions: The Savages, The Kingdom, Knocked Up, Ocean’s 13, and Michael Clayton.
What I didn’t get around to seeing but probably would have made my Top Ten: No Country for Old Men, King of Kong, Persepolis, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.
Five I could have done without: Because I Said So, Walk Hard, Mr. Brooks, Blades of Glory, Shrek the Third.
Here’s to 2008. Three down (The Bucket List, Vantage Point, 27 Dresses), many more to go…