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Best movies of 2005

This year has been a lot more predictable than the ethereal 2004 with several eagerly awaited titles. Unfortunately there aren’t any real surprises here, except that I actually liked Corpse Bride better than Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. These are my nominees, including links to my reviews in Swedish:

  1. Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith
  2. Sin City
  3. Crash
  4. Constantine (don’t forget to catch up on the Hellblazer albums)
  5. Batman Begins
  6. Corpse Bride
  7. Howl’s Moving Castle
  8. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  9. Kingdom of Heaven (look for the recut edition with 45 extra minutes)
  10. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Honorary mention goes out to King Kong, War of the Worlds and Brothers Grimm, who fought well but didn’t quite make it to the top. My reviews in Swedish are available by the links.

7 comments

  • avatar
    sofia
    04 Jan, 2006

    Är Narnia nummer 10? Du är galen… Eller blir man sådär soft när man fyller 30? ;)
    Himmel, nu ska här dubbeldissas. Man måste ju visa var skåpet ska stå.

  • avatar
    05 Jan, 2006

    Nu vet du vad som händer dig om några månader. :)
    Bring on the dissning. Vi måste ju spela good cop och bad cop.

  • avatar
    06 Jan, 2006

    Jag håller med Sofia. Hur kan du ha Narnia som bara nr 10? Den var inte jättebra, men ändå miltals bättre än Revenge of the Sith.

  • avatar
    06 Jan, 2006

    Som min gamle hjälmpolare skulle sagt, “I find your lack of faith disturbing”.

  • avatar
    Emelie
    09 Jan, 2006

    Nejmen. Gillade du Narnia och Potter? *gasp!*

  • avatar
    Theresa
    12 Jan, 2006

    Viss inkonsistens här änna va: Du har potter som nummer 6, och Grimm som honorable mention, men i dissnigarna fick potter 3 och grimm 4. Å andra sidan kanske det är olika laddning på fluktarspöken och glupska vargar, men ändå..? ;)

  • avatar
    13 Jan, 2006

    Det skulle kunna vara ett medvetet val av en senil recensent för att förvilla den noggranne läsaren, men i det här fallet beror det nog på att jag ibland ändrar uppfattning med tiden efter att ha sett om filmerna några gånger.

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