JULIA (Erick Zonca, 2008)

Tilda Swinton (best actress, Evening Standard British Film Award) gives another extraordinary performance—possibly her most brilliant one—as a beleaguered middle-aged alcoholic in Los Angeles who kidnaps an 11-year-old boy, Tom, in order to extort money from Tom’s dying rich grandfather in Julia, a co-production from France, the U.S., Mexico and Belgium directed by Erick Zonca. […]