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Heroes of the Zeroes: Tsotsi

"Tsotsi" — whose bullets, blood and beatings retain the redemption song's minor key — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: The Rules of Attraction

"The Rules of Attraction" — a bleak view of college stamped with bravura filmmaking — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: The Road

"The Road" — an unexpectedly uplifting parable of faith & fatherhood at world's end — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: No Country for Old Men

"No Country for Old Men" — the chilling pitch-black flipside of the Coens' "Raising Arizona" — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: In Her Shoes

"In Her Shoes" — a deeply felt, richly written, marvelously cast family drama — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: High Fidelity

"High Fidelity" — a seriocomic odyssey through one man's greatest splits — continues Nick Rogers’ daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

The best Potter film continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Fast Food Nation

"Fast Food Nation" — in which modern America is grilled over an open flame — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: The Fantastic Mr. Fox

"The Fantastic Mr. Fox" — Wes Anderson's devilishly inventive spin on Roald Dahl's story — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Coraline

"Coraline" — a mesmerizing and eerily enjoyable stop-motion animation film — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Movies You Aught Not Watch: Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

"Grinch" — which loudly, aggressively defiles Seuss’s source — continues Nick Rogers’ weekly look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009.
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Heroes of the Zeroes: Children of Men

"Children of Men" — a rigorous, violent, unsparing religious discourse — continues Nick Rogers' daily, alphabetical look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

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Heroes of the Zeroes: About a Boy

"About a Boy" — a lithe, Billy Wilder-esque dance on the wire of uneasy comedy — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.