Members of the Flick Sided writing staff make their picks for the best films from the first half of this year.
Tag: "Shutter Island"
Strong openings from modestly budgeted films, Cop Out and The Crazies, weren’t enough to take down Leo and Marty. Martin Scorsese’s Shutter Island repeated as the top film at the domestic box [...]
Scorsese has proven, once again, something we already knew: he is a master at his art. Nothing in his films happens accidentally, and “Shutter Island” is no exception. As a matter of fact, it should be the example. Martin Scorsese has given us the first great film of the decade.