Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
A remarkable tale of immigrant success, wrapped around a crime story.
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BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
2. "Happy-Go-Lucky" 20
3. "Wall-E" (20)
BEST NONFICTION FILM
1. "Happy-Go-Lucky" (Mike Leigh) - 29
1. "Slumdog Millionaire" (Anthony Dod Mantle) - 29 (Fox Searchlight)
2. "Flight of the Red Balloon" (Lee Ping-Bing) - 22
3. "The Dark Knight" (Wally Pfister) - 18
4. "Still Life" (Yu Lik-Wai )
BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM - Ken Jacobs' Razzle Dazzle.
FILM HERITAGE AWARDS The Criterion Collection for finally making Samuel Fuller's suppressed "White Dog" (1982) available to a wide American audience via DVD release.
"The Exiles," Kent Mackenzie's realistic 1961 independent film about Native Americans in Los Angeles. (Restored by Ross Lipman of the UCLA Television and Film Archives and distributed by Milestone.)
Flicker Alley for releasing DVD collections of rare early U.S. and foreign silent films. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment for its DVD set "Murnau, Borzage and Fox."
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A look at the entire "Alien" franchise, and a reappraisal of its unloved installments.
A review of the first four hours of David Lynch's "Twin Peaks: The Return".