Friday, January 01, 2010

SBR's Top Movies of the Decade

01. The Departed (2006)
02. The Dark Knight (2008)
03. The Incredibles (2004)
04. Mystic River (2003)
05. The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
06. Sexy Beast (2000)
07. WALL-E (2008)
08. Metropolis (2001)
09. Ray (2004)
10. Enemy at the Gates (2001)
11. Spider-Man 2 (2004)
12. 3:10 to Yuma (2007)
13. Blood Diamond (2006)
14. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
15. Frost/Nixon (2008)
16. Saving Silverman (2001)
17. Revolutionary Road (2008)
18. Up (2009)
19. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
20. Tropic Thunder (2008)
21. Snatch (2000)
22. Hot Fuzz (2007)
23. Star Trek (2009)
24. Kill Bill Vol. 2 (2004)
25. Road to Perdition (2002)
26. Sin City (2005)
27. Gone Baby Gone (2007)
28. (500) Days of Summer (2009)
29. Training Day (2001)
30. Michael Clayton (2007)
31. Million Dollar Baby (2004)
32. Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)
33. Black Dynamite (2009)
34. Shaun of the Dead (2004)
35. Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
36. Waiting... (2005)
37. Layer Cake (2004)
38. Collateral (2004)
39. Oldboy (2003)
40. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
41. Talk to Me (2007)
42. Brick (2005)
43. In the Loop (2009)
44. Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
45. Wedding Crashers (2005)
46. X2: X-Men United (2003)
47. The Last King of Scotland (2006)
48. Minority Report (2002)
49. High Fidelity (2000)
50. Super Size Me (2004)

2000

American Psycho ****
Chicken Run ***
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon ****
Finding Forrester *****
Girlfight ***
Gone in 60 Seconds ***
High Fidelity *****
Me, Myself, and Irene ***
Memento ****
The Patriot **
Remember the Titans ***
Requiem for a Dream *****
Scary Movie
Scream 3
Sexy Beast ***** (!)
Shaft (2000) *
Shanghai Noon ***
Snatch ***** (!)
Titan A.E. ***
The Whole Nine Yards ***
X-Men ****
U-571 ****
Unbreakable *****

Movies I Missed
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Battle Royale
Cast Away
The Emperor's New Groove
Erin Brockovich
The Legend of Bagger Vance
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
The Perfect Storm
Pitch Black
Space Cowboys
Traffic
What Lies Beneath
What Women Want


2001

A.I. Artificial Intelligence ****
Along Came a Spider ***
American Pie 2 **
Blow *****
Enemy at the Gates ***** (!)
The Fast and the Furious *
Hannibal ***
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone **
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back ***
Joe Dirt ****
Jurassic Park III ***
A Knight's Tale **
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring ****
Made ****
The Majestic ****
Metropolis ***** (!)
Monsters, Inc. ***
The Mummy Returns **
Ocean's Eleven ***
Pearl Harbor *
Planet of the Apes *
Recess: School's Out ****
Rush Hour 2 **
Saving Silverman ***** (!)
Scary Movie 2 ***
Shallow Hal ***
Shaolin Soccer ****
Shrek ***
Spy Game *
Swordfish ***
Tomcats ****
Training Day ***** (!)
Vanilla Sky ***

Movies I Missed
---------------
Ali
Atlantis: The Lost Empire
A Beautiful Mind
Behind Enemy Lines
Black Hawk Down
Donnie Darko
Frailty
From Hell
Ghost World
Gosford Park
Heist
Iron Monkey
Joe Somebody
Joy Ride
Knockaround Guys
The Last Castle
The Mexican
Millennium Actress
Monster's Ball
Mulholland Drive
Not Another Teen Movie
Out Cold
The Royal Tenenbaums
Spirited Away
My Sassy Girl
Zoolander

2002

28 Days Later ***
Antwone Fisher ****
Austin Powers in Goldmember **
Blade II ***
Bubba Ho-tep ****
The Count of Monte Cristo **
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ***
Hero ****
High Crimes **
Ice Age *
Kung Pow: Enter the Fist ***
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers ****
Minority Report *****
Resident Evil ***
The Ring ****
Road to Perdition ***** (!)
Scooby-Doo *
Signs **
Spider-Man ****
Star Trek Nemesis **
Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones *
Treasure Planet ****
We Were Soldiers ***

Movies I Missed
---------------
25th Hour
About Schmidt
Adaptation.
Bend It Like Beckham
Big Trouble
Blood Work
The Bourne Identity
Bowling for Columbine
Catch Me If You Can
Changing Lanes
City of God
Collateral Damage
Gangs of New York
Hart's War
Infernal Affairs
Insomnia
John Q
Lilo & Stitch
Men in Black II
The New Guy
One Hour Photo
Punch-Drunk Love
Serving Sara
The Time Machine
Windtalkers

2003

The Animatrix ****
American Splendor ****
Anger Management *
Bad Boys II *****
Basic **
Big Fish ****
Bruce Almighty ***
The Cooler *****
Deliver Us from Eva *
Elf ****
The Fighting Temptations ***
The Hulk *
Identity ****
Ju-on: The Grudge ***
Kill Bill Vol. 1 ****
The Last Samurai ****
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen **
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King ****
Lost in Translation ****
The Matrix Reloaded ***
The Matrix Revolutions *
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World ****
Mystic River ***** (!)
National Security **
Oldboy ***** (!)
Old School *****
Once Upon a Time in Mexico ****
Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior *****
The Order **
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl **
The Rundown ***
Shanghai Knights **
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas ***
Underworld **
X2: X-Men United ***** (!)

Movies I Missed
---------------
Bad Santa
Cold Mountain
Finding Nemo
House of Sand and Fog
The Italian Job
The Jungle Book 2
Love Actually
Monster
School of Rock
Shattered Glass
Tears of the Sun
Tokyo Godfathers
Zatoichi

2004

50 First Dates ***
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy ***** (!)
Christmas with the Kranks *
Collateral ***** (!)
Dawn of the Dead ****
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story ****
EuroTrip ****
Fahrenheit 9/11 ***** (!)
Finding Neverland ****
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence ****
The Grudge *
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ****
Howl's Moving Castle ***** (!)
The Incredibles ***** (!)
Kill Bill Vol. 2 ***** (!)
King Arthur **
Kung Fu Hustle ***** (!)
Layer Cake ***** (!)
Man on Fire ****
The Manchurian Candidate **
Million Dollar Baby ***** (!)
Napoleon Dynamite *****
National Treasure **
The Polar Express **
The Punisher **
Ray ***** (!)
Resident Evil: Apocalypse *
Saw ***
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed *
Secret Window *
Shaun of the Dead ***** (!)
Shrek 2 ***
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow ****
Spider-Man 2 ***** (!)
Super Size Me *****
The Terminal ****
Troy ****
The Village **
Van Helsing **

Movies I Missed
---------------
The Alamo
Appleseed
Around the World in 80 Days
The Aviator
BAADASSSSS!
The Bourne Supremacy
Crash
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Hotel Rwanda
House of Flying Daggers
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead
I, Robot
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
The Machinist
The Notebook
Ocean's Twelve
Sideways
Starsky & Hutch
Steamboy
Team America: World Police
Van Helsing
Wicker Park
Without a Paddle
The Woodsman

2005

The 40-Year-Old Virgin ***** (!)
Assault on Precinct 13 **
Batman Begins *****
Bewitched ***
Brick ***** (!)
Broken Flowers ****
The Brothers Grimm ***
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory **
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe ***
Chicken Little **
Constantine ***
Corpse Bride ***
Domino ****
Doom *
The Dukes of Hazzard ***
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room ***** (!)
The Exorcism of Emily Rose **
Fantastic Four **
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire *****
A History of Violence *****
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ***
Hostage ****
Jarhead ****
Just Friends ****
Into the Blue **
Kicking & Screaming ***
King Kong **
Land of the Dead *
The Legend of Zorro **
The Longest Yard ***
Lord of War ***
Lords of Dogtown ****
Madagascar *
Mr. & Mrs. Smith ****
Munich *****
Nanny McPhee **
Red Eye ***
Sahara ***
Sin City ***** (!)
Sky High **
Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith *
Syriana ****
Transporter 2 *
Waiting... ***** (!)
War of the Worlds ****
The Weather Man ***
Wedding Crashers ***** (!)

Movies I Missed
---------------
Capote
The Chumscrubber
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo
Diary of a Mad Black Woman
Four Brothers
Fun with Dick and Jane
Good Night, and Good Luck.
The Greatest Game Ever Played
Green Street
Hoodwinked!
The Jacket
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Memoirs of a Geisha
Serenity
Zathura


2006

Arthur and the Invisibles *
Blood Diamond ***** (!)
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan ****
Cars **
Casino Royale *****
Clerks II *****
Dave Chappelle's Block Party ****
The Departed ***** (!)
Freedomland ***
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift ***
Grandma's Boy ****
Hollywoodland ****
Ice Age: The Meltdown *
The Illusionist ***
An Inconvenient Truth *****
Inside Man ****
Jackass: Number Two ***
Last Holiday **
The Last King of Scotland *****
Lucky Number Slevin ****
Madea's Family Reunion ***
Mission: Impossible III ****
Monster House *****
My Super Ex-Girlfriend ***
Nacho Libre ***
Night at the Museum ****
Over the Hedge ****
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest **
The Prestige ****
Running Scared ***
Slither ***
Stranger than Fiction *****
Superman Returns ***
Thank You for Smoking *****
Underworld: Evolution ***
Ultraviolet **
V for Vendetta ****
X-Men: The Last Stand *

Movies I Missed
---------------
16 Blocks
Accepted
All the King's Men
Babel
The Benchwarmers
The Break-Up
Children of Men
Crank
The Da Vinci Code
Failure to Launch
Flags of Our Fathers
The Good Shepherd
Gridiron Gang
Harsh Times
Letters from Iwo Jima
Let's Go To Prison
Little Miss Sunshine
Miami Vice
The Night Listener
Open Season
Pan's Labyrinth
The Pursuit of Happyness
The Queen
Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles
Rocky Balboa
Shadowboxer
Snakes on a Plane
Sympathy for Lady Vengeance
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
United 93
Who Killed the Electric Car?

2007

28 Weeks Later **
300 ****
3:10 to Yuma ***** (!)
American Gangster ****
August Rush ***
Blades of Glory ***
The Bucket List ****
Disturbia ***
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer **
Fred Claus ***
Ghost Rider *
Gone Baby Gone ***** (!)
Grindhouse ***
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ****
Hot Fuzz ***** (!)
I Am Legend ****
Knocked Up ****
Live Free or Die Hard ***
Michael Clayton ***** (!)
National Treasure: Book of Secrets **
No Country For Old Men ****
Ocean's Thirteen ***
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End **
Ratatouille ***
Reno 911!: Miami **
Resident Evil: Extinction *
Rush Hour 3 **
Shoot 'Em Up ****
The Simpsons Movie ***
Smokin' Aces ***
Spider-Man 3 *
Stardust ****
Superbad *****
Surf's Up ****
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street ***
Talk to Me ***** (!)
There Will Be Blood ****
TMNT ****
Transformers ****
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story ****
Wild Hogs **

Movies I Missed
---------------
1408
Alpha Dog
Balls of Fury
Black Snake Moan
The Bourne Ultimatum
Breach
Bridge to Terabithia
Charlie Wilson's War
Dan in Real Life
Eastern Promises
Hot Rod
Juno
The Kingdom
The Lookout
Rescue Dawn
Sicko
Sunshine
Zodiac

2008

Bangkok Dangerous *
The Bank Job ****
Burn After Reading ****
City of Ember ****
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian ***
Cloverfield ****
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button *****
The Dark Knight ***** (!)
Death Race ***
Defiance ****
Eagle Eye ***
Fool's Gold ***
The Forbidden Kingdom ****
Forgetting Sarah Marshall *****
Frost/Nixon ***** (!)
Get Smart ***
Gran Torino ****
Hellboy II: The Golden Army ****
The Incredible Hulk ****
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull **
Iron Man *****
Jumper ***
Kung Fu Panda *****
Max Payne *
Pineapple Express ****
Quantum of Solace ****
Revolutionary Road ***** (!)
Semi-Pro ****
Sex Drive ****
Slumdog Millionaire ***** (!)
Speed Racer *****
The Spiderwick Chronicles ****
Step Brothers ****
Tropic Thunder ***** (!)
Valkyrie ****
Vantage Point **
WALL-E ***** (!)
The Wrestler *****

Movies I Missed
---------------
21
Australia
Be Kind Rewind
Body of Lies
Bolt
Changeling
Che
College
Doubt
Four Christmases
Hancock
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
The House Bunny
Leatherheads
Milk
Miracle at St. Anna
The Reader
Religulous
RocknRolla
Strange Wilderness
Traitor
Transporter 3
The Visitor
W.
Wanted
Zack and Miri Make a Porno

2009

2012 ***
(500) Days of Summer ***** (!)
9 ****
Astro Boy ****
Avatar ****
Black Dynamite ***** (!)
Bronson ****
BrĂ¼no **
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant ***
Coraline ****
The Damned United *****
District 9 *****
Dragonball Evolution *
Fantastic Mr. Fox *****
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra ***
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard ***
The Hangover *****
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ***
In the Loop ***** (!)
Inglourious Basterds ****
Law Abiding Citizen ***
Land of the Lost *
The Men Who Stare at Goats ****
Ninja Assassin ***
Pirate Radio ****
Ponyo ****
The Princess and the Frog *****
The Proposal ****
Public Enemies ****
Sherlock Holmes ****
Star Trek ***** (!)
Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li *
Taken *****
The Taking of Pelham 123 ***
Terminator Salvation ***
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen *
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans ***
Up ***** (!)
Watchmen ***
World's Greatest Dad ***
X-Men Origins: Wolverine **
Zombieland *****

Movies I Missed
---------------

12 Rounds
17 Again
Adam
Adventureland
All About Steve
Angels & Demons
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
The Blind Side
Blood: The Last Vampire
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
The Box
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
Brothers
The Brothers Bloom
Capitalism: A Love Story
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Couples Retreat
Crank: High Voltage
Crazy Heart
Drag Me to Hell
Duplicity
Everybody's Fine
Extract
Food, Inc.
Funny People
Gamer
Gentlemen Broncos
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past
The Great Buck Howard
The Hurt Locker
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
I Love You, Man
The Informant!
The International
Invictus
Julie & Julia
The Lovely Bones
Me and Orson Welles
The Merry Gentleman
The Messenger
Miss March
Moon
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
Observe and Report
Ong Bak 2: The Beginning
Paper Heart
Paranormal Activity
Precious
The Road
A Serious Man
Sin Nombre
The Soloist
Spread
State of Play
The Stoning of Soraya M.
Sunshine Cleaning
Up in the Air
Where the Wild Things Are

1 comment:

AngryDS Steve said...

Wait, what do you mean by, "movies I missed"? If you seriously haven't seen City of God, I would recommend that over all others. It's one of the few movies I saw this decade!