Review: Mother (2009)

Expect the unexpected. Writer-director Joon-ho Bong is known for subverting expectation. He has a natural tendency to flirt between amusing farce and the dark side of human dysfunction. His 2009 mystery, about a doting mother desperately trying to find the culprit behind a murder...

Top 10 Films of 2009

Okay, so we’re into March already and this list of the Top 10 Films of 2009 should have been up in January but, as they say, better late than never. 10. Avatar Why James Cameron made us wait 12 years for “Avatar” only he knows. Perhaps its taken him that long to spend the money...

Stephen King’s Top 10 Films of 2009

Literary horror genius and Entertainment Weekly columnist Stephen King revealed his Top 10 films of 2009 (well, his top 10 between December 2008 and December 2009) at the beginning of January. King said, ‘I’d give 2009 at the movies a B overall, and that ain’t bad....