My own ten best movie list can be found here. But I've also asked my fellow Phoenix critics to contribute their own top ten, plus, if they wish, a list of five films that, if not the worst of the year, are the most disappointing, overrated, or most likely to bring about the downfall of cinema as we know it, not to mention civilization in general.
Though I was lukewarm about the film, you've got to be impressed with the way Spielberg's "Lincoln" uncannily
mirrors the political situation today.Two warring parties, a lame duck congress, incendiary issues - the
Constitutional amendment franchising the former slaves versus a compromise to
avoid a fiscal cliff - and presidents who have presided over four years of national