The List: 10 best ensemble movies

10. Short Cuts

From the October 27, 2011 edition

Robert Altman’s ambitious interweaving of multiple Raymond Carver short stories (and a poem!) could have easily flown off the tracks without such a great conductor. In addition to a cast of great actors, he tagged three musicians turned actors (Tom Waits, Lyle Lovett and Huey Lewis) and a game show host (Alex Trebek as himself).