Temporal Top Ten – 2010

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Number of movies seen from this year – 124
Number of movies reviewed – 66 (including 4 Encore Reviews)


2010 was another great year for movies.

My #1 is once again another Nolan movie which completely blew everyone’s mind when it came out. I know that one day he will he recognized for his imagination and for the way he has injected so many original ideas into the realm of movies. I guess we all will just need to be patient.

My #2 is a miniseries created by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg that was a companion piece to their amazing Band of Brothers. It is a very brutally honest look at how soldiers act and react during a war.

#3 is a Pixar movie that has the distinction of being one of only 3 animated movies ever nominated for Best Picture and it truly was deserving of this recognition.

#4 was the ultimate Best Picture Winner which is a great biopic of a ruler trying to overcome his own issues in order to spread confidence among his people.

#5 is an amazing thriller that all takes place in one cramped space. Truly riveting.

#6 is a heartwarming tale of a father’s journey after his son mysteriously dies in a foreign country.

#7 is one of my favorite sports movies that tells the tale of an award winning horse and its owner.

#8 is a cute teenage love story told from two different perspectives and is very enjoyable to watch.

#9 is a Dreamworks animated movie that does a wonderful job of giving us an adventure during a time long ago along with a very unexpected friendship.

Finally my #10 is the beginning of the end of a beloved magical franchise.

Update 1 Feb 2017 – Death at a Funeral is now #8 on the list, all subsequent entries have been moved down one slot

My Top Tenhp TDH

Honorable Mention – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows: Part 1httyd

10. How to Train Your Dragonflipped

9. Flippeddeath

8. Death at a FuneralSecretariat

7. Secretariatthe way

6. The Wayburied

5. Buriedkings speech

4. The King’s Speechtoy story

3. Toy Story 3001_hbo_the_pacific_vlc_blu-ray

2. The Pacificinception

1. Inception

Here’s a complete list of movies that I’ve seen from 2010

  1. 127 Hours
  2. Alice in Wonderland
  3. All Good Things
  4. Amish Grace
  5. Animal Kingdom
  6. Another Year
  7. Back from Hell: A Tribute to Sam Kinison
  8. Back-up Plan, The
  9. Bang Bang Club, The
  10. Barney’s Version
  11. Batman: Under the Red Hood
  12. Best and the Brightest, The
  13. Billy Joel: The Fighter
  14. Book of Eli, The
  15. Beginners
  16. Black Swan
  17. Blue Valentine
  18. Buried   Encore Review
  19. Casino Jack
  20. Cave of Forgotten Dreams
  21. Certified Copy
  22. Chasing 3000
  23. Chronicles of Narnia, The: The Voyage of the Dawn Trader
  24. Company Men, The
  25. Conviction
  26. Cop Out
  27. Crush, The
  28. Date Night
  29. Day & Night
  30. Dead, The
  31. Death at a Funeral  Encore Review
  32. Debt, The
  33. Despicable Me
  34. Dinner for Schmucks
  35. Due Date
  36. Easy A
  37. Edge of Darkness
  38. Every Day
  39. Expendables, The
  40. Extraordinary Measures
  41. Fair Game
  42. Fighter, The
  43. Flipped
  44. Four Lions
  45. Get Him to the Greek
  46. Ghost Writer, The
  47. Going the Distance
  48. Green Zone
  49. Greenberg
  50. Grown Ups
  51. Gulliver’s Travels
  52. Happythankyoumoreplease
  53. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  54. Hereafter
  55. Hot Tub Time Machine
  56. How Do You Know
  57. How to Make Love to a Woman
  58. How to Train Your Dragon
  59. Howl
  60. I’m Here
  61. Inception  Encore Review
  62. Inside Job
  63. Iron Man 2
  64. It’s Kind of a Funny Story
  65. Jack Goes Boating
  66. Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story
  67. Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths
  68. Kick-Ass
  69. Kids Are All Right, The
  70. Killer Inside Me, The
  71. King’s Speech, The
  72. Knight and Day
  73. Last Night
  74. Legion
  75. Life as We Know It
  76. Little Fockers
  77. The Lost Thing
  78. Love & Other Drugs
  79. Main Street
  80. Morning Glory
  81. My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend
  82. Never Let Me Go
  83. Other Guys, The
  84. Pacific, The
  85. Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief
  86. Porcelain Unicorn
  87. Predators
  88. Rabbit Hole
  89. RED
  90. Restrepo
  91. Salt
  92. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  93. Secretariat
  94. Senna
  95. Shanghai
  96. She’s Out of My League
  97. Shutter Island
  98. Silly Little Game: ESPN 30 for 30
  99. Social Network, The
  100. Socks and Cakes
  101. Sorcerer’s Apprentice, The
  102. Special Relationship, The
  103. Strangers No More
  104. Super
  105. Superman/Batman: Apocalypse
  106. Switch, The
  107. Tangled
  108. Tomorrow, When the War Began
  109. Tourist, The
  110. Town, The
  111. Toy Story 3  Encore Review
  112. Trial, The
  113. TRON: Legacy
  114. True Grit
  115. Tucker and Dale Vs. Evil
  116. Unstoppable
  117. Unthinkable
  118. Valentine’s Day
  119. Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
  120. Wartorn: 1861-2010
  121. Way, The
  122. Whistleblower, The
  123. Winter’s Bone
  124. Yogi Bear




10 thoughts on “Temporal Top Ten – 2010

  1. That was a good year for films. I would put How to Train your Dragon a bit higher. I so enjoyed that movie.I think your number 1 is spot on, of course. I never saw flipped nor the Harry Potter series.

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  3. Inception is an incredible movie and solid no1. I also love that Buried is getting some appreciation. Not enough people have seen it and considering how brutal it is on Reynolds and how he acts, it deserves more recognition than it has.


  4. Nice list, though I think mine would be quite different. But I’m glad we share the same views on Inception 🙂 Mind-blowing and totally inventive. It just keeps you on the edge the whole time. I like Black Swan and The Social Network as well.


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