Top ten theatrical releases of 2008
The Jakarta Post
In a year that saw an increase in the number of films being screened at local theaters, there were plenty of choose from in 2008, but only a handful of excellent ones. The Jakarta Post's contributor Iskandar Liem picks ten of the best, in chronological order of release.
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