Byline: Mike Szymanski
LOS ANGELES _ Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper agree on half of their picks for the best movies of 2004.
"Million Dollar Baby," the film directed and starring Clint Eastwood about a female boxer, played by Hilary Swank, is the highest on both of their lists _ with "The Aviator," "Hotel Rwanda," "Kill Bill: Vol. 2" and "Sideways" also getting the thumbs-up from both critics.
The pair plan to discuss their choices on the syndicated show "Ebert and Roeper" the first week of January.
"I hope people won't forget `Kill Bill 2,' and I think Neve Campbell gave an Oscar-worthy performance (`When Will I Be Loved')" Ebert tells …