Top 10 cinematic highlights of 2012: one very subjective list

I don't claim the following list to be definitive — how can I say for sure what the best movie of 2012 was when I still haven't seen Magic Mike? Read more [...]

One of 2012’s best: ‘Holy Motors,’ a surreal ride through Paris

A shape-shifter of a movie, Leos Carax’s Holy Motors can be viewed as another elegy for the death of film — no shortage of those in 2012 — but in its exuberance and boisterous musical interludes it’s more like an Irish wake. Read more [...]