It’s time for that annual ritual of film lovers and film reviewers, a very subjective list of the best that the screen has had to offer during the past 12 months.
Some may be expected, while others hopefully will be surprises -- which always makes for a nice mix. And rather than rank them numerically, my custom is to list them alphabetically. Wherever a given picture places among the chosen 10, it’s still a rare and special level to get to.
With that, let’s go (or go back, in some cases) to the 2016 movies …
We've been with you discovering great new music all year long. We've also been saddened by the loss of legends like Prince, David Bowie, Leonard Cohen, Leon Russell and so many others. It has been both a great year and a terrible year when it comes to music.