Reviews by Ali Zaidi


3:10 to Yuma

I Was Never a Hero




Shoot Em Up

Fun, But A Little Too Much




Hunting Party, the

Smart, Funny, But Not Perfect




Ratatouille

One of Pixar's Best




Sunshine

Total Darkness




Eastern Promises

Eastern Disappointment




Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, the

The Assassination of Your Patience




Reservation Road

No Reservations Needed




Kingdom, the

Entertainment Disguised As A Message




Sleuth

A Fun, But Unnecessary Remake




Elizabeth

All Hail The Queen




In the Valley of Elah

Powerful Lead Performance Helps Get The Message Across




Michael Clayton

One of the Best Films of the Year




Gone Baby Gone

Great Baby Great




American Gangster

A Classy Modern Gangster Epic




30 Days of Night

1 Night of Crap




Mighty Heart,a

A Mighty Performance




Away From Her

A Love Story for the Ages




Into the Wild

A Powerful Experience




No Country For Old Men

The Coens Are Back In Top Form




I Am Legend

I Am Not Impressed




Before the Devil Knows Youre Dead

A Harrowing Descent




Thatmoviesite Best Reviewed Films of 2007

No Country For Old Men




Charlie Wilsons War

A Blast From Start To Finish




Atonement

A Poignant, Devastating Period Piece




Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street

A Visual Feast, But A Little Too Cold




Juno

A Tough Cookie To Explain




Diving Bell and the Butterfly, the/Scaphandre et le papillon, le

A Memorable Cinematic Experience




Great Debaters, the

The Great Mediocrity




There Will Be Blood

About As Amazing As Cinema Gets




2007 Oscar Nominees

Michael Clayton




Top Ten Lists 2007

Ali's Awsomes




Tropic Thunder

Hilarious Hollywood Satire




Pineapple Express

Pineapple Average




Dark Knight, the

Exceeds Every Expectation




Fall Movie Preview 2008

Ali's 10 Most Anticipated for Fall '08




W.

Masterful Performances




Zack and Miri Make a Porno

A Great Title Isn't Enough




Quantum of Solace

The Bourne Imitation




Rachel Getting Married

Solid Family Drama




Australia

Why Baz, Why?




Slumdog Millionaire

Love at First Sight




Milk

Get Milk




Thatmoviesite Best Reviewed Movies of 2008

The Dark Knight




Reader, the

Choices




Doubt

Acting Tour De Force




Curious Case of Benjamin Button, the

A Technical Wonder




2008 Oscar Nominees

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button




Top Ten Lists 2008

Ali's Amazing Art




Watchmen

Who Watches the Watchmen?




Star Trek (2009)

Star Trek Begins




Hangover, the

Hung Over




Terminator Salvation

3rd Best Terminator of the Series




Duplicity

Great Caper




Public Enemies

Public Enemy #1




Transformers Revenge of the Fallen

This Is What's Wrong With Summer Movies




Up

Up, Up and Away




Inglourious Basterds

Glouriously Entertaining




Hurt Locker, the

A Descent into Hell




District 9

A Unique Experience




Fall Movie Preview 2009

10 to see plus a few honourable mentions




Serious Man, a

Seriously Weird, Seriously Coen




2012

What Else Do You Expect?




Thatmoviesite Best Reviewed Films of 2009

Up




Invictus

Eastwood's Titans




Avatar

Visual Feast




Top Ten Lists 2009

2009's Best




White Ribbon/Das Weisse Band

Best Film of 2009




In the Loop

Modern Comic Classic




Road, the

Best Actor of 2009




2009 Oscar Nominees

Avatar




2009 Oscar Nominees

The Hurt Locker




2009 Oscar Nominees

A Serious Man




Shutter Island

Scorsese - Master Technician




Green Zone

The Lean Zone




Iron Man 2

Making Sequels For All The Wrong Reason




Secret in their Eyes, the/El secreto de sus ojos

The Secret is Out




Toy Story 3

You've Got A Friend In Me




Other Guys, the

Modern Buddy Comedy




Fall Movie Preview 2010

Falling Expections




Machete

The Definition of a Guys Film




American, the

A European American




Town, the

Small Town, Big Crime




El secreto de sus ojos/The Secret in Their Eyes

Best Kept Secret




Social Network, the

Defining a Generation




Hereafter (2010)

Spiritual Drama




Fair Game (2010)

Fair Film




Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One

Can't Wait For Part 2




127 Hours

The Will to Live




Kings Speech, the

In Therapy




True Grit (2010)

The Return of the Classic Western




Fighter, the (2010)

Family Bond




Black Swan (2010)

Speechless




Top Ten Lists 2010

Ali's Ten Best Films of 2010




Winters Bone

Winters Bone




2010 Oscar Nominees

Winters Bone




2010 Oscar Nominees

The Fighter




X-Men First Class

Back To Basics




Midnight in Paris

Paris Je T'aime




Hanna

Adrenaline Rush




Fall Movie Preview 2011

Ali's 2011 Fall Movie Preview




Moneyball

For the Love of the Game




Take Shelter

Can Love Cure Insanity?




Drive (2011)

80's Style, 90's Flare, 00's Originality




Ides of March, the

The Audacity of Hope




Thatmoviesite Best Reviewed Films of 2011

Hanna




Martha Marcy May Marlene

Disturbing and Memorable




Descendants, the

The Fine Line Between Comedy and Tragedy




Hugo

Not Just For Kids




2011 Oscar Nominees

Midnight in Paris




Top Ten Lists 2011

Ali's Top Ten of 2011




Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Surprisingly Good




Melancholia

Ambitious




Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Finest Adult Cinema of the Year




Tree of Life, the (2011)

Rarest Kind of Film




Avengers, the (2012)

Redefining the Summer Blockbuster




Snow White and the Huntsman

Poor Writing, Overacting and The Seven Dwarves




Prometheus (2012)

Amateur-Theus




Moonrise Kingdom

Bottle Rocket




Dark Knight Rises, the

A Fitting End to One of the Great Trilogies of Our Time




Bourne Legacy, the

Not Enough Bite




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 1




Master, the (2012)

Masterful




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 2




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 3




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 4




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 5




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 6




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 7




Toronto International Film Festival 2012

TIFF blog part 8




Rust and Bone/De rouille et d os

Ali's Favourite TIFF film 2012




Amour (2012)

Till Death Do Us Part




Argo

Crowd Pleaser




Sessions, the

Strong Performances




Cloud Atlas

Where to Begin




Flight (2012)

Wait...Is That Denzel, The Actor Again?




Skyfall

This Time, It's Personal




Silver Linings Playbook

entertaining, uplifting, hilarious and poignant




Lincoln

Lincoln The Man...Not The Myth




Impossible, the (2012)

Harrowing




Life of Pi

To Believe or Not To Believe...That is the Question




Killing Them Softly

Killing Me Softly...With His Song




Anna Karenina (2012)

Lovely and Lush




Top Ten Lists 2012

Ali's Favourites of 2012




2012 Oscar Nominees

Amour




2012 Oscar Nominees

Life of Pi




2012 Oscar Nominees

Lincoln




Zero Dark Thirty

The Most Accomplised and Stimulating Film of the Year




Place Beyond the Pines, the

Don't Read Anything About This Movie




To The Wonder

Film For Lovers




Fast and Furious 6

Batshit Insane and A Lot of Fun




Pieta (2012)

Brutal




Passion (2013)

De Palma's Jump The Shark Moment?




Before Midnight

May Midnight Never Arrive




Only God Forgives

Swing and a Miss




Frances Ha

Greta's Coming Out Party




Way Way Back, the

Comfort Food




Blue Jasmine

A Performance for the Ages




Toronto International Film Festival 2013

TIFF Blog Part One




Toronto International Film Festival 2013

TIFF Blog Part Two




Prisoners (2013)

Takes Prisoners




Toronto International Film Festival 2013

TIFF Blog Part Three




Gravity

Believe the Hype




Thatmoviesite Best Reviewed Films of 2013

Before Midnight




Top Ten Lists 2013

A Year for the Ages




2013 Oscar Nominees

Gravity




Gone Girl

Pulpy Perfection





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