The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
"Although the movie won Oscars for music and song ("Moon River") by Henry Mancini, "Breakfast At Tiffany's" has a dark underbelly and unlikable characters made attractive by their eccentric behavior and expensive wardrobes."
Blood Diamond (2006)
"DiCaprio is the Marlon Brando of our time. The job he does in "Blood Diamond" should earn him an Oscar, more so even than for his performance in "The Departed" for which he will likely also be nominated."
Turistas (Paradise Lost) (2006)
"Riding the current wave of horror movies populated with American travelers preyed upon by torturing crazies, "Turistas" plays its suspense trump card as the first American film shot entirely in Brazil."
The Fountain (2006)
Casino Royale (2006)
"All fears surrounding the future of cinema's longest running franchise are put to rest with Daniel Craig ("Layer Cake") more than capably filling 007's shoes in a Bond film that shatters formula constraints and delivers nail-biting action in a considerabl"
Fast Food Nation (2006)
Harsh Times (2006)
"[Baron] Cohen melds the pranking of "Jackass," the punking of "Punk'd," the satire of Matt Stone and Trey Parker, and the inventiveness of Mel Brooks to create an original brand of comedy that stands alone as a defiant manifesto for compulsive laughs."
The Science of Sleep (2006)
"Navel-gazing director Michel Gondry ("Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind") wears his developmentally arrested heart on his sleeve, on his pants, and on his forehead in the most self-indulgent movie of 2006."
"If anyone ever doubts the visionary significance of Terry Gilliam's once bright genius as a filmmaker of enormous depth and cynical humor, you need only to visit upon his career-topping 1985 masterpiece of surreal satire."
Catch a Fire (2006)
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)