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2010 Movies List - Best Movies Of 2010The best movies of 2010. It doesn’t sound like a real year does it? 2010. More like something that appears on a title card at the beginning of a sci-fi movie. It sounds like you need a crazy, wild-eyed old man and a flux capacitor to get there.

Here we’ll run down which films we were looking forward to, then close with how things stood at the end of the year. This is the best of 2010 at the movies –

20. Jackass 3D
Starring: Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Ryan Dunn, Steve-O, Wee Man
Director: Jeff Tremaine
Release Date: 15th October 2010

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Expect more laughter than from any scripted movie this year. This time we’ll see 3D and the newly acquired super slow-mo camera used in ways they were never meant to be, from breaking a fish across someone’s face to slow-motion flying dildos. Steve O reportedly give up drinking for the shoot, so being fired hundreds of feet in the air in a leaking portapotty, or drinking a sweat cocktail from Preston Lacy’s gym workout should give him all the more pause for thought. The team are almost getting too old for it, but not quite.

19. Tangled
Starring: (voices) Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna Murphy
Directors: Nathan Greno, Byron Howard
Release Date: 24th November 2010

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Disney’s 50th animated movie and, at a rumoured $260m, the most expensive ever made. Loosely based on the German fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, this tells the story of the magically long-haired Rapunzel who has spent her entire life in a tower, but is released by a runaway thief and given the chance to discover the world and who she really is. The CGI, modeled on the traditional look of oil paintings on canvas, looks stunning and if the co-director of Bolt can bring over that same humour it should be good fun.

18. 127 Hours
Starring: James Franco, Kate Mara, Amber Tamblyn, Clémence Poésy
Director: Danny Boyle
Release Date: 12th November 2010

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Winning a Best Director Oscar (in this case for Slumdog Millionaire) gives you the freedom to make a movie that nobody thinks is a good idea. Like, say, a one-man true story about a mountain climber who becomes trapped by a boulder in Utah and had to cut his own arm off. Sounds grim, but if anyone can turn that into a poetic ode to joy it’s director Danny Boyle. James Franco is the only actor on screen for almost the entire duration, so expect something special from him.

17. The Book of Eli
Starring: Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman, Mila Kunis
Directors: Albert & Allen Hughes
Release Date: 15th January 2010

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You didn’t know you wanted a post-apocalyptic showdown between Denzel Washington and Gary Oldman, but the guys that made Menace II Society did, so they went ahead and made The Book of Eli for you. It’s about, naturally, the titular book, a tome that may be the key to man’s salvation. Denzel defends the book, Oldman does the opposite. Comic Book artist Chris Weston did design work for the film, and says on his blog that “you’ll get to see Denzel Washington kick serious arse in this film… ‘Man on Fire’ is a mere taster compared to the righteous vengeance he rains down on the scum in this film”. Sold.

16. Kick-Ass
Starring: Aaron Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Chloë Moretz, Nicolas Cage
Director: Matthew Vaughn
Release Date: 16th April 2010

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A superhero dramedy, based on the Mark Millar graphic novels, which was made outside the studio system. What that means is – no studio notes, no committees, no dumbing down, it can be as edgy as it damn well likes. And this story of what would happen if an ordinary teenager became a superhero, one with no powers, and went up against the mob, has considerable style to go along with it. Add to that a much-hyped Nicolas Cage performance that doesn’t feel like he’s selling out, and you’ve got a breath of fresh air all round.

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  • Lolliepop said

    Eat, Pray, Love was one of my favourites so is Tomorrow when the war began!!!!!!!!!

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  • jeron bocado said

    My top 2010 movies (now) would be:
    3.book of eli
    5.summer wars

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  • Matt said

    1. Animal Kingdom
    2. Inception
    3. Book of Eli
    4. Shutter Island

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  • MTV-123 said

    green zone was soo underrated

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  • Jared Ingersoll said

    1. Inception
    2. Dispicable Me
    3. Nightmare On Elm Street
    4. The A-Team

    Inception was, by far, the best movie I have ever seen!

    Dispicable Me was the best Pixar movie they have made so far.

    Nightmare on Elm Street was, the greatest horror movie I have seen yet.

    The A-Team was, a good movie. I like watching the old TV shows.

    That’s my opinion. Reply to let me know what you think!!:D

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  • lady v said

    what? where is charlie st cloud??????

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  • Victoria said

    I was very disappointed to see how little publicity Buried has gotten. I thought that movie was amazing and very very unique and the acting and everything just left me with nothing but WOW. Buried, 127 Hours, Saw 3D, SALT, Toy story 3, and the bounty hunter were a few of my favorites.

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  • crepin said

    ma top 05 movies 2010 are 01;twilight 02;karate-kid 03;slot

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  • MrGeorge said

    My top 5 best movies of 2010:
    5.Alice in Wonderland
    4.The last airbender
    1.Harry Potter and the Deatly Hallows part 1

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    • Salemor said

      I agree with you.Salt was one of the best movies of the year together with Harry Potter and of corse Inception

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  • smith said

    top movies of 2010
    5.grown ups
    4.the last airbender
    3.nightmare on elm street
    2.the hangover
    1.the other guys

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  • P. said

    My top 3 movies of 2010 are

    3) The Social Network
    2) The King’s Speech
    1) Inception

    it is a crime that leonardo has not been nominated for any awards for his roles in shutter island and inception! Colin Firth for best actor at the Oscars!

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  • halo said

    ummm my fav movie of all time is the lightning thief though i was a little dissapointed in the person who played annabeth due to the hair color which is not brown but blond

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    • cheezeybreezey101 said

      i agree my fav movie 2 but im also disapointed in annabeth cant wait 2 sea of monsters go percabeth

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  • Thatsjustterrible said

    What? Airbender what you expected, so you anticipated an expensive sh*t on film? I wish someone would have told me, you would have saved me 14 bucks.

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  • Salemor said

    My top 5 movies if 2010 are:
    5.Alice in Wonderland
    3.Percy Jackson and the Olimpians
    1.Harry Potter and the Deatly Hallows part 1

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