favorite movies of ’05

I’m not counting movies that I saw at least once before 2005, even if I reviewed them this year, although I’m including older movies that were new to me. same caveat as with the books: I’m missing any reviews from mid-February through June.

* Batman Begins
* Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
* Steamboy
* 24 Hour Party People
* Serenity
* Control Room
* Dirty Pretty Things
* The 40 Year Old Virgin
* Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle
* Shawn of the Dead
* The Motorcycle Diaries