– critics’ picks – 10 Best Films of 1999

… It has been an unusually good year for new movies in terms of both quantity and quality of films released.’s team of film critics has wracked their brains to come up with "ten best" lists. While these may provide some guidelines for your choices of viewing, we intend them as no more than that and encourage you to explore the wide range of interesting and challenging films in the theaters and on video or DVD.

We have linked each film listed here to its review on our pages. From there you will find links to the video if it has been released. Enjoy!


AND – just for fun – each critic has picked his choice for the worst film he saw this year,

a list we call: