Top 10 All the Way from Japan!

Did you know we have a member living in Japan? Tom has sent his Top 10 of 2009 in but he does state, "Remember that the release schedule is different here than in the states. Quite a few movies take a year or two to get here."

The Best 13 hour or so movie

Mad Men Season 3

But seriously, the Best Film of 2009


The Best of the Rest

Summer Wars
Evangelion 2.0: You Can (Not) Advance
Synecdoche, New York
One Piece: Strong World
Kuki Ningyo
Inglorious Basterds
Waltz with Bashir

The Rest of the Best

Uchuu Senkan Yamato: Fukkatsu hen
Sita Sings the Blues
Higashi no Eden: The King of Eden
The Wrestler
Red Cliff pt. 2 (in hindsight, Red Cliff pt. 1 was the best of 2008, but I had forgotten about it)

The "It's every American's solemn duty to punch Peter Jackson in the back of the neck" Award

The Watchmen

The Biggest Disappointment

Chou Gekijou-ban Keroro Gunsou: Gekishin Doragon Woria-zu de arimasu!

The Best Review Ever

Honorable Mention for Kicking Ass

The Yes Men kicking the US Chamber of Commerce to the curb

Japan Needs Brevity

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