December 11, 2011

American Film Institute Names 10 Best in Movies & Television

 
AFI MOVIES OF THE YEAR
BRIDESMAIDS
THE DESCENDANTS
THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO
THE HELP
HUGO
J. EDGAR
MIDNIGHT IN PARIS
MONEYBALL
THE TREE OF LIFE
WAR HORSE

Big surprises here are the inclusion of "Bridesmaids" and the omission of "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close" pic starring Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock that is getting lots of Oscar Buzz.
 
AFI TV PROGRAMS OF THE YEAR
BREAKING BAD
BOARDWALK EMPIRE
CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM
GAME OF THRONES
THE GOOD WIFE
HOMELAND
JUSTIFIED
LOUIE
MODERN FAMILY
PARKS AND RECREATION

*Like winner "King's Speech" last year, The Artist did not make AFIs list because it wasn't eligible.
 
AFI SPECIAL AWARDS
THE ARTIST
THE HARRY POTTER SERIES