Terrence Malick, Ranked (Happy Birthday!)

   Happy 72nd birthday, Mr. Malick! One of the great visual storytellers of the last half-century, Malick’s films are more-or-less love it or hate it. I generally fall on the love side, though I admit he’s made some clunkers. Here’s how I would rank his films. What are your favorites? 6. To The Wonder 5. The New World 4. The Thin Red Line 3. Badlands … Continue reading Terrence Malick, Ranked (Happy Birthday!)

In Response: The AV Club’s Top 100 Films Of The Decade (So Far)

   This whole “best of the year, decade, week so far…” garbage has got to end at some point. I suppose it will go on as long as people keep clicking the links. Sadly, I’m one of those that sees a new ranking and I immediately have to know what it is. The AV Club is usually dead-on in their film criticism as far as … Continue reading In Response: The AV Club’s Top 100 Films Of The Decade (So Far)