Moviewise, 2008 was a year for old favorites and first time delights. The old films enjoyed again, some for the third or fourth time, were:
- Leap of Faith
- The Mission
- Driving Miss Daisy
- Life Is Beautiful
- Being There
- The Third Man
There were also a number of older films I had never seen before, but which I finally got around to watching:
And then there were newer films that I managed to squeeze in. Among the best of these were:
All of the above were, in my opinion, good to very good films, and I'd recommend them all with the caveat that some are R-rated.
Movies that ranged all the way from "okay" to "painful to watch" were:
There are many more good films out there, of course, and if anyone has any recommendations please don't be reticent about passing them along.
From Bill and I best wishes for a great 2009.RLC