Tom Tangney's Top 10 movies of 2013

KIRO Radio's award-winning movie critic shares his top 10 favorite films of 2013.

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Short Term 12

About as modest a movie as there could be, with a tiny budget, an unknown director, and no name actors, but this film (about the staff at a foster care facility for emotionally troubled kids) packs an emotional wallop, precisely because it doesn't try to overstate or sentimentalize the difficulties. The brilliant acting, especially by Brie Larson, gives "Short Term 12" an almost documentary-like feel, and that's meant as the highest of compliments. Read: Tom Tangney's Top 10 movies of 2013

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