Reeling's Top 10 of 2007

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 1)  There Will Be Blood
 2)  The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
 3) The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward
Robert Ford

 4) No Country for Old Men
 5) Atonement
 6) Zodiac
 7) Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
 8) Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
 9) Persepolis
10) Gone Baby Gone

Best Animation: Persepolis, Ratatouille, The Simpsons Movie    
                     
Best Documentary:    No End in Sight, War/Dance and Into Great Silence.
                                                                             
Also worthy:   Into the Wild, Enchanted, The Namesake, Away From Her12:08 East of Bucharest, 4 months, 3 weeks, 2 days, Charlie Wilson's War, Control, Hamaca ParaguayaBlame It on Fidel                                  
 1) Zodiac
 2) The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
 3) Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
 4) Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
 5) No Country For Old Men
 6) There Will Be Blood
 7) Atonement
 8) The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
 9) Into the Wild / Once
10) Control

Best Animation:  Persepolis

Best Documentary:  The King of Kong: A Fistful of QuartersNo End in Sight and War/Dance.

Also worthy: Blame It on Fidel, Four Months, Three Weeks and Two Days, 12:08 East of Bucharest, Ten Canoes, The New Crowned Hope Series, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

Great little movies that nobody saw:  Great World of Sound, The Last Winter

Special kudos to actor John Carroll Lynch for his diametrically opposed performances in "Zodiac" and "Things We Lost in the Fire" and to Irfan Khan for his moving turn in "The Namesake" and vibrant character in "A Mighty Heart."  Put it all on the line award to Christina Ricci for "Blacksnake Moan."

Congratulations to cinematographer Roger Deakins for his hat trick of "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford," "No Country for Old Men" and "In the Valley of Elah."

Rialto Pictures does it again, unearthing the fabulous 1962 "Mafioso" for release while Milestone Films
worked hard to release the legendary 1977 "Killer of Sheep."


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