Dennis D. McDonald (ddmcd@ddmcd.com) consults from Alexandria Virginia. His services include writing & research, proposal development, and project management. Follow him on Google+. He publishes on CTOvision.com and aNewDomain and volunteers with the Alexandria Film Festival. He is also on Linkedin. To subscribe to emailed updates about additions to this web site click here.

The Best Films I Saw in 2009

A list by Dennis D. McDonald

Here are my favorites among all the films I saw in 2009 (not all of these were released in 2009); my top 5 are tagged with an asterisk (*):

Funniest (tie):

Most Disturbing:

Best Ride for the Money:

Best Music:

Best Special Effects (tie):

Best Animation:

Most Drop-Dead Gorgeous Female Lead:

Best Use of Fiction to Illustrate Truth:

Best Off The Wall Perfomance (tie):

Most Movie Movie:

Most Epic:

Most Emotionally Engaging:

Looniest:

 Most Dramatic:

 Most Gorgeous Images (tie):

 Best I-Would-Have-Loved-Reading-This-As-A-Novel-When-I-Was-A-Kid Movie:

 Best “Not With My Daughter You Don’t” Film:

Copyright (c) 2009 by Dennis D. McDonald

 

Wes Anderson's THE FANTASTIC MR. FOX

Wes Anderson's THE FANTASTIC MR. FOX

Fritz Lang's WOMAN IN THE MOON

Fritz Lang's WOMAN IN THE MOON