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Which is your favourite film from this year?

Gran Torino
0 (0%)
Seven Pounds
0 (0%)
Taken
0 (0%)
Tropic Thunder
0 (0%)
Felon
0 (0%)
The Forbidden Kingdom
0 (0%)
The Spiderwick Chronicles
0 (0%)
The Fall
0 (0%)
Changeling
0 (0%)
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
0 (0%)
Vicky Christina Barcelona
0 (0%)
The Dark Knight
1 (2.1%)
Let The Right One In
1 (2.1%)
Zack and Miri Make a Porno
0 (0%)
Rambo
1 (2.1%)
Max Manus
0 (0%)
Traitor
0 (0%)
Waltz With Bashir
2 (4.3%)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
0 (0%)
Wall-E
11 (23.4%)
Man On Wire
0 (0%)
Slumdog Millionaire
2 (4.3%)
The Good, The Bad, and the Weird
0 (0%)
Be Kind Rewind
0 (0%)
The Wrestler
5 (10.6%)
Role Models
0 (0%)
Iron Man
0 (0%)
Milk
7 (14.9%)
Doubt
2 (4.3%)
Wanted
0 (0%)
The Wave
0 (0%)
Street Kings
0 (0%)
Valkyrie
0 (0%)
Cloverfield
0 (0%)
In Bruges
2 (4.3%)
Ghost Town
0 (0%)
The Incredible Hulk
0 (0%)
Transsiberian
0 (0%)
Hancock
0 (0%)
Body of Lies
0 (0%)
Quantum of Solace
0 (0%)
The Chaser
0 (0%)
Australia
0 (0%)
RockNrolla
0 (0%)
Burn After Reading
0 (0%)
Revolutionary Road
0 (0%)
Che
1 (2.1%)
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
0 (0%)
Yes Man
0 (0%)
The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas
0 (0%)
Hunger
2 (4.3%)
Kung-Fu Panda
0 (0%)
The Reader
0 (0%)
Frost/Nixon
0 (0%)
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
0 (0%)
Twilight
0 (0%)
The Class
0 (0%)
The Strangers
0 (0%)
Synecdoche New York
1 (2.1%)
I've Loved You So Long
0 (0%)
Speed Racer
0 (0%)
Pineapple Express
0 (0%)
JCVD
0 (0%)
Death Race
0 (0%)
The Bank Job
0 (0%)
Bigger Stronger Faster
0 (0%)
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
0 (0%)
Bolt
0 (0%)
Hellboy II: The Golden Army
0 (0%)
Religilous
0 (0%)
Three Monkeys
0 (0%)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
2 (4.3%)
Rachel Getting Married
4 (8.5%)
Horton Hears a Who!
0 (0%)
What Just Happened?
0 (0%)
Definitely, Maybe
0 (0%)
Funny Games U.S.
0 (0%)
Paranoid Park
3 (6.4%)

Total Members Voted: 46

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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #50 on: December 29, 2010, 11:09:05 AM »
I was just joshing you.
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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #51 on: December 29, 2010, 02:03:04 PM »
1. Synecdoche, NY
2. The Dark Knight
3. Man on Wire
4. Slumdog Millionaire
5. Frost/Nixon

I've gotta do some honorable mentions because there are a lot of films I loved from '08: Waltz with Bashir, The Wrestler, Iron Man, Milk, Cloverfield, The Chaser, Che pt. 1, The Class, JCVD, In Bruges

Haven't seen: Seven Pounds, Vicky Christina Barcelona, Zack and Miri, Doubt, RockNRolla, Che Pt. 2, Boy in the Striped Pajamas, Rachel Getting Married, Paranoid Park

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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #52 on: December 29, 2010, 04:13:10 PM »
1. Man on Wire
2. Zack and Miri
3. Rachel Getting Married
4. Frost/Nixon
5. Milk
6. Definitely, Maybe
7. The Wrestler
8. In Bruges
9. Burn After Reading
10. Bigger Stronger Faster*

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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #53 on: April 30, 2015, 10:58:23 AM »
1. Sita Sings the Blues
2. WALL-E
3. Burma VJ
4. Vicky Cristina Barcelona
5. Encounters at the End of the World

Honorable: Let the Right One In, Summer Hours, Wallace and Gromit in A Matter of Loaf and Death, The Song of Sparrows, Still Walking, Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, Revanche, Man on Wire, Slumdog Millionaire, Synecdoche, New York, Waltz with Bashir

1. Sita Sings the Blues
2. Wendy and Lucy
3. Sparrow
4. Goodbye Solo
5. The Class

New to HM: Love Exposure, The Beaches of Agnes, The Rock-afire Explosion, The Visitor, 24 City, Flight of the Red Ballon, Shotgun Stories, Tokyo Sonata, At the Death House Door, Doubt, Departures, The Headless Woman

Biggest shame: Gran Torino
Most popular unseen: Gran Torino
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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #54 on: April 30, 2015, 12:02:07 PM »
Out of 206 films. Top shame is Extraordinary Stories. Most mainstream unseen is Taken.

1.   In Bruges
2.   Let The Right One In
3.   Dear Zachary
4.   The Class
5.   The Hurt Locker
6.   The Dark Knight
7.   Prodigal Sons
8.   Sick Around The World
9.   Be Kind Rewind
10.   The Business of Being Born
11.   The Good, The Bad, The Weird
12.   Summer Hours
13.   Slingshot Hip Hop
14.   Definitely, Maybe
15.   The Wrestler
16.   Still Walking
17.   Cloverfield
18.   The Happening
19.   Slumdog Millionaire
20.   The Children
21.   Ghost Town
22.   Love Exposure
23.   Hunger
24.   Revanche
25.   Dakota Skye
26.   WALL-E
27.   Yes Man
28.   Burn After Reading
29.   Departures
30.   The Garden
31.   The Bank Job
32.   Everlasting Moments
33.   Bottle Shock
34.   Sleepwalking
35.   Trinidad
36.   Goodbye Solo
37.   Milk
38.   Stop-Loss
39.   American Teen
40.   Repo! The Genetic Opera

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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #55 on: October 21, 2016, 04:29:22 PM »
1. Two Lovers
2. Shirin
3. Hellboy II: The Golden Army
4. Summer Hours
5. The Silence of Lorna
6. In Bruges
7. The Brothers Bloom
8. Ponyo
9. Departures
10. Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
11. Pontypool
12. Redbelt
13. 35 Shots of Rum
14. Doubt
15. Forgetting Sarah Marshall
16. WALL-E
17. Happy-Go-Lucky
18. Kung Fu Panda
19. Let the Right One In
20. JCVD
21. Frozen River
22. Definitely, Maybe
23. Revanch
24. Tropic Thunder
25. Lake Tahoe
26. Rachel Getting Married
27. Ip Man
28. Changeling
29. Iron Man
30. Quantum of Solace
31. The Dark Knight
32. Taken
33. Wanted
34. Bolt
35. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
36. The Hurt Locker
37. Revolutionary Road
38. Man on Wire
39. Baby Mama
40. The Incredible Hulk
41. Ghost Town
42. Zack and Miri Make a Porno
43. The Wrestler
44. Gran Torino
45. The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
46. Twilight
47. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
48. Synecdoche, New York
49. Ballast
50. Burn After Reading
51. Bronson
52. The Happening
53. Hancock
54. The Good, the Bad, the Weird
55. The Spirit
56. Body of Lies
57. Slumdog Millionaire
58. The X-Files: I Want to Believe
59. Lymelife
60. Get Smart
61. Smart People
62. Repo! The Genetic Opera

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Re: Best Film of 2008
« Reply #56 on: October 22, 2016, 01:15:16 PM »
Top 5:

The Dark Knight
In Bruges

Wall-E
Speed Racer
Milk

Honourable mention: Iron Man

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