Vicky Christina Barcelona - file under Girly.
Film was ok, Penelope Cruz was super.
Slumdog Millionaire - file under Gritty then Bollywood.
Went from sour to sweet. Highly recommended.
From the films I've seen this year, the winner is (see post #223)
. . . . . . . In Bruges . . . . . (clapping). . . . .
and runner-up Pedro Almodóvar's - Hable con Ella. (#208)