CITY ISLAND MEETS THE NEW YORK POST BEST TEN LIST!
Lou Lumenick, film critic of the New York Post, has weighed in with his top ten best films of 2010 and you can click here to see "City Island's" appearance at number seven on the list. Thanks, NY Post--you've been so in our corner since last March when our movie opened. Award season, such as it is, is underway and we'll see if catch any luck or if we're a "just missed" kind of movie. But one way or another the movie has had an amazing life and the fact that its touched as many people--and critics, for that matter--as it has is reward enough. And anyway, what was Montaigne's brilliant quote about awards? "How modest is he who is honored by honors." Great writer Montainge. I wonder if there's a movie in his life. Starring Jackie Gleason, perhaps...
Posted by Raymond De Felitta at 8:44 AM