Thursday, January 10, 2008

Top 10: 1987

1. Wings of Desire (Wim Wenders)
2. Full Metal Jacket (Stanley Kubrick)
3. Raising Arizona (Joel Coen)
4. Robocop (Paul Verhoeven)
5. Evil Dead 2 (Sam Raimi)
6. Empire of the Sun (Steven Spielberg)
7. The Last Emperor (Bernardo Bertolucci)
8. Planes Trains and Automobiles (John Hughes)
9. The Untouchables (Brian De Palma)
10. Opera (Dario Argento)


The Mysterious Ad[ B)e;ta]m.a.x. said...

I love this much more than top ten lists for the current year. Although I think Bordwell and Thompson outdid you with their top 10 of 1917 list! I've actually seen about three of theirs. Some pretty cool stuff.

It's here at the very bottom of the post.

- Editor A

Anonymous said...

Amen on Planes, trains and automobiles: Steve Martin's best, I say. Okay, maybe along with The Jerk.

Andrew Bemis said...

Editor: Yeah, I'm still a while away from having seen enough films to attempt anything that comprehensive. It's most impressive.

Jenny: I carry a soft spot in my heart for Pennies From Heaven too.