Letters: Jan. 20, 1997

THE BEST OF 1996

"I did not recognize a single artist or group in your selection of the best music. Perhaps it's time to change the setting on my car radio." BARBARA PRICE Dayton, Ohio

I was not at all surprised that hardly any Hollywood blockbusters made it to your list of top films [THE BEST OF 1996, Dec. 23]. The movies chosen were poignant, inspirational, wonderfully made films that were not the usual mediocrity Hollywood so often produces. Instead, they were emotionally gripping, and were obviously made by directors and producers who are not driven by money but by quality....

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