Posts Tagged ‘2009’
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Movies You Aught Not Watch: Whiteout

Walk-in beer coolers induce more shivers than "Whiteout" — the penultimate entry in Nick Rogers' weekly, alphabetical look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Zombieland

"Zombieland" — a horror comedy that's equal parts John Hughes and John Carpenter — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Whip It

"Whip It" — which elbows aside sports-movie clichés with thoughtful intelligence — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Where the Wild Things Are

"Where the Wild Things Are" — a remarkably wondrous fable about a fantastic land — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Whatever Works

"Whatever Works" — Woody Allen's finest, funniest farce since “Mighty Aphrodite” — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Up in the Air

"Up in the Air" — light and dark, bleak and bright, like a tumultuous workplace — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Up

"Up" — whose wordless prologue will leave you speechless before a joyous adventure — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Tyson

"Tyson" — a fascinating psychotherapy session with a man unable to find peace — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Trick ‘r Treat

"Trick 'r Treat" — akin to sitting for a spell at a spooky campfire — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Thirst

"Thirst — with its savage wit, frank sexuality and grim lyricism — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Surrogates

"Surrogates" — an incredibly tactile cautionary tale instead of superficial sci-fi — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Sugar

"Sugar" — a slice-of-life drama about a side of the big-time dream that’s in the shadows — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Star Trek (2009)

"Star Trek" — a reboot in which J.J. Abrams warped the Enterprise like he stole it — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Sin Nombre

"Sin Nombre" — a gripping gang-life tableau on par with "City of God" — continues NIck Rogers' daily, alphabetical look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.