Monday, September 20

National Board of Review

1995 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Ten Films

1995 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner and Nominees

1995 National Board of Review - Top Ten Films WinnerApollo 13NASA must devise a strategy to return Apollo 13 to Earth safely after the spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage putting the lives of the three astronauts on board in jeopardy.AmazonBraveheartWhen his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England.AmazonCarringtonThe platonic relationship between artist Dora Carrington (Dame Emma Thompson) and writer Lytton Strachey (Jonathan Pryce) in the early twentieth century.AmazonLeaving Las VegasBen Sanderson, a Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his alcoholism, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-int...
1979 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Ten Films

1979 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner and Nominees

1979 National Board of Review - Top Ten Films WinnerApocalypse NowA U.S. Army officer serving in Vietnam is tasked with assassinating a renegade Special Forces Colonel who sees himself as a god.AmazonBeing ThereA simpleminded, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics.AmazonBreaking AwayA small-town boy obsessed with the Italian cycling team vies for the affections of a college girl.AmazonKramer vs. KramerTed Kramer's wife leaves him, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation.AmazonManhattanThe life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complica...
1962 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Ten Films

1962 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner and Nominees

1962 National Board of Review - Top Ten Films WinnerA Taste of HoneyA pregnant teenage girl must fend for herself when her mother remarries, leaving the girl with only a new male friend for support.AmazonBilly BuddBilly Budd (Terence Stamp) is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship's sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.AmazonBirdman of AlcatrazA surly convicted murderer held in permanent isolation redeems himself when he becomes a renowned bird expert.AmazonLawrence of ArabiaThe story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.AmazonLong Day's Journey Into NightOver the course of one day in August 1912, the family of ret...
1946 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Ten Films

1946 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner and Nominees

1946 National Board of Review - Top Ten Films WinnerA Walk in the SunDuring WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way.AmazonAnna and the King of SiamIn 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King.AmazonBrief EncounterMeeting a stranger in a railway station, a woman is tempted to cheat on her husband.AmazonHenry VIn the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.AmazonIt Happened at the InnIn a french lost village an old woman is killed and her savings stolen. Several members of her family, all called:"Goupi-...", are suspected.AmazonMy Darling Clementin...
1930 Awards, All Movie Awards, Film Awards, Film Awards By Year, National Board of Review, Top Ten Films

1930 National Board of Review – Top Ten Films Winner and Nominees

1930 National Board of Review - Top Ten Films WinnerAll Quiet on the Western FrontA young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I.AmazonHolidayHoliday is a 1930 American Pre-Code romantic comedy film which tells the story of a young man who is torn between his free-thinking lifestyle and the tradition of his wealthy fiancée's family.AmazonLaughterA former chorus girl weds a millionaire after the composer she loves leaves. Meanwhile, she strings along an artist in love with her. When the composer returns, she struggles with her needs for security vs love. High jinks and drama ensue.AmazonMen Without WomenNavy divers clear the torpedo tube of a sunken submarine.AmazonMoroccoA cabaret singer and a Legionnaire fall in love, but their relationship is ...