The thrill of The Aeronauts lies in its death-defying stunts.
Gene was in top form when we taped that 1997 show. He died February 20, 1999. There is no program online for 1998, and we may not have taped one, but I found our lists of the Best and Worsts of 1998, thanks to Richard Kiss. • • •These are my choices in 1982, 1992 and 2002 in the poll taken every ten years by Sight & Sound, the British Film Institute magazine, of hundreds of directors, writers, producers, critics, archivists and festival programmers. This is generally considered the most authoritative of the "best lists." • • • • •The Best Films of the Year, 1967-2007. I didn't pick a "best film" on my alphabetical lists in 2008 and 2009, but because I choose "Synecdoche, New York" as the best film of the decade, that would also qualify it for 2008. • • • • •Martin Scorsese and I choose the Best Films of the 1990s • • • • •Siskel & Ebert choose the Best Films of 1997, Part 1 • • • • •Part 2, Siskel & Ebert choose the Best Films of 1997 • • • • •• •
A Far Flung Correspondent weighs in on the MCU controversy.
An early review of Clint Eastwood's Richard Jewell out of AFI Fest.
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This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...