THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
The best of 2005 - the year in arts and entertainment - Boston Globe - Boston.com

2005: The year in movies - Ty Burr

Audiences may have been thin, but the year's best films reflected the times in daring ways

By Ty Burr
Globe Staff / December 25, 2005

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

The film industry got the glooms in 2005. Box office was down; the mere idea of going to the movies seemed exhausting to audiences burnt out on expensive popcorn and mediocre films. Anyway, why go out when DVDs, the Internet, and TiVo mean we can entertain ourselves to death without leaving home? (Full article: 1806 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass

Movie listings search

Movie times  Globe review archive