Summer Hours -- Deeply Nuanced Meditation of Familial Bonds

I Wish -- Wistful, Whimsical and Wondrous

Cronos -- Intriguing Take on the Vampire Legend

Frozen River -- Invigorating Cross-Cultural Chronicle

Alfred Hitchcock's "The Lady Vanishes" -- A Brief Analysis

The Hunt (Jagten) -- Merciless Examination of Collective Hysteria

All About My Mother -- A Wholehearted Eulogy to Femininity

Pacific Rim -- Mission Accomplished

The Full Monty -- High-Spirited Brit Comedy

Cache (Hidden) -- An Ingenious Allegorical Thriller

Freedom Writers -- Empathetic and Unexpectedly Powerful

Trance -- Danny Boyle's Snazzy Thriller