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Last film added: December 16, 2018. There are currently 1603 films in the database (since 1996).


    2010 Releases

    Search returned all films from 2010 out of 1603 total rated films.
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  1. Movie DetailsExit Through the Gift Shop (2010) 10  ComedyDocumentary/True
    Compelling portrait of Banksy and many of the world's most infamous graffiti artists at work.
  2. Movie DetailsInception (2010) 10  Mind-blowingSci-FiFilmometer Best Film of the Year
    Brilliant concept and direction by Christopher Nolan. A dream within a dream within a dream.
  3. Movie DetailsMr. Nobody (2010) 10  FantasyMind-blowingSci-FiWith Sex/Nudity
    Nemo Nobody is the last mortal in the world. Mind-bending story across time. Perfect soundtrack.
  4. Movie DetailsSocial Network, The (2010) 10  Documentary/True
    Fincher's chronicle of the founding of Facebook. From Harvard in 2003 to 500 million friends.

  5. EXCELLENT
  6. Movie DetailsBlack Swan (2010) 9  FantasyHorror
    Ballet dancer Natalie Portman slowly loses her mind while preparing to star in Swan Lake.
  7. Movie DetailsDMT: The Spirit Molecule (2010) 9  Mind-blowingObscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Strassman and Hancock explore connections between human spirituality and neuroscience through psychedelics.
  8. Movie DetailsEnter the Void (2010) 9  FantasyWith Sex/Nudity
    Stunning and technically ingenious. A drug dealer takes the ultimate trip, from DMT to out-of-body.
  9. Movie DetailsFighter, The (2010) 9  SportDocumentary/True
    The early years of boxer Micky Ward and his blue-collar family who misguidedly exploit him.
  10. Movie DetailsIllusionist, The (2010) 9  AnimationComedy
    An out-of-work, aging French magician travels to Scotland and meets a young woman.
  11. Movie DetailsInside Job (2010) 9  ConspiracyDocumentary/True
    Comprehensive analysis of the global financial crisis of 2008. Corruption in politics, regulation and academia.
  12. Movie DetailsInto the Universe with Stephen Hawking (2010) 9  Obscure/RareDocumentary/TrueTV Shows
    Discovery Channel cosmology miniseries that discusses aliens, time travel and the history of the universe.
  13. Movie DetailsKing's Speech, The (2010) 9  Documentary/TrueAcademy Awards Winner for Best Picture
    Inspiring portrait of the stammering King George VI of Britain and his ballsy speech therapist.
  14. Movie DetailsScott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) 9  AnimationComedyFantasyComic Book/SuperheroI own on DVD
    Clever graphic novel adaptation about a boy who must defeat his girlfriend's seven evil exes.
  15. Movie DetailsSingle Man, The (2010) 9  With Sex/Nudity
    A heartbroken English professor is having trouble coping with his life in 1960s California. Wonderful.
  16. Movie DetailsThrough the Wormhole - Season 1 (2010) 9  Mind-blowingSci-FiDocumentary/TrueTV Shows
    Compelling TV series that explores the deepest mysteries of human existence. Hosted by Morgan Freeman.
  17. Movie DetailsToy Story 3 (2010) 9  AnimationComedyFantasy
    Andy's going to college. Even better than the first two, with a particularly poignant ending.
  18. Movie DetailsTriangle (2010) 9  HorrorMind-blowing
    Passengers aboard a yacht are struck by mysterious weather conditions. Time runs in terrifying circles.
  19. Movie DetailsTrue Grit (2010) 9  
    The Coen Brothers' remake of a classic Western has both ugly violence and touching humanity.
  20. Movie DetailsWinter's Bone (2010) 9  Conspiracy
    Powerful noir drama about a resilient 17-year-old who tries to find her missing, drug-dealing father.

  21. VERY GOOD
  22. Movie Details180° South: Conquerors of the Useless (2010) 8  Obscure/RareSportDocumentary/True
    An outdoorsman retraces the epic 1968 journey of his hero Yvon Chouinard to Patagonia. Inspiring.
  23. Movie DetailsBatman: Under the Red Hood (2010) 8  AnimationComic Book/Superhero
    Compelling, accessible animated superhero film, featuring Batman, the Red Hood, Nightwing and the Joker.
  24. Movie DetailsBlood Into Wine (2010) 8  ComedyObscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Eccentric rocker Maynard James Keenan's journey from L.A. to running a world-class vineyard in Arizona.
  25. Movie DetailsBlue Valentine (2010) 8  With Sex/Nudity
    Deftly alternates between a dysfunctional couple's earlier in-love happiness and their later anguish. Remarkable.
  26. Movie DetailsGirl with the Dragon Tattoo, The (2010) 8  With Sex/Nudity
    A journalist and a hacker team up to investigate a 40-year-old unsolved disappearance. Dark, complex.
  27. Movie DetailsKick-Ass (2010) 8  ComedyComic Book/Superhero
    A high-schooler decides to become a superhero. Ultraviolent, stylized brutality and absurdist comedy ensues.
  28. Movie DetailsLet Me In (2010) 8  FantasyHorrorWith Sex/Nudity
    A bullied young boy befriends a lonely young female vampire in this visceral English-language remake.
  29. Movie DetailsMarvelous Misadventures of Flapjack - Seasons 1-3, The (2010) 8  AnimationComedyObscure/RareTV Shows
    Cartoon seafaring adventures of young Flapjack and pirate K'nuckles who live in a talking whale.
  30. Movie DetailsMicmacs (2010) 8  Comedy
    Jeunet's circus-like film about a man with a plan to destroy two big weapons manufacturers.
  31. Movie DetailsMonsters (2010) 8  Sci-Fi
    Six years after aliens invaded Earth, two Americans enter the Infected Zone. Satisfying, affecting road-movie.
  32. Movie DetailsMore Tales from the Script (2010) 8  Obscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Fascinating unheard stories from top Hollywood screenwriters. A 47-minute continuation of Tales from the Script.
  33. Movie DetailsOceans (2010) 8  Obscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Exquisite cinematography of majestic undersea creatures with terribly dull, sentimental Pierce Brosnan narration.
  34. Movie DetailsShutter Island (2010) 8  ConspiracyHorrorMind-blowingWith Sex/Nudity
    Leonardo DiCaprio investigates a disappearance from a hospital for the criminally insane. Chilling and clever.
  35. Movie DetailsSplice (2010) 8  HorrorSci-FiWith Sex/Nudity
    Intelligent creature feature focused on ethical quandaries in biotechnology. What's the worst that could happen?
  36. Movie DetailsWaiting for 'Superman' (2010) 8  Documentary/True
    Devastating portrait of the failing U.S. public school system and its consequences for the future.
  37. Movie DetailsWilliam S. Burroughs: A Man Within (2010) 8  Obscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews with friends and colleagues of the influential postmodernist novelist.

  38. GOOD
  39. Movie DetailsAgora (2010) 7  With Sex/NudityDocumentary/True
    Condemning historical drama of ancient conflict between science and superstition, centered on Hypatia of Alexandria.
  40. Movie DetailsBig River (2010) 7  AnimationObscure/RareDocumentary/True
    An update/companion to 2007's King Corn. Explores the ecological consequences of industrial corn production.
  41. Movie DetailsChloe (2010) 7  With Sex/Nudity
    Implausible psychological drama with lots of nudity by escort Amanda Seyfried and doctor Julianne Moore.
  42. Movie DetailsExploding Girl, The (2010) 7  Obscure/Rare
    A young epileptic woman, back home from college, struggles with her feelings for her boyfriend.
  43. Movie DetailsGirl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest, The (2010) 7  Conspiracy
    The trilogy finale. Hacker Lisbeth Salander is hospitalized, suspected of murder and targeted for death.
  44. Movie DetailsGirl Who Played with Fire, The (2010) 7  ConspiracyWith Sex/Nudity
    Hacker Lisbeth Salander becomes the prime suspect in deaths following a Swedish sex trade exposé.
  45. Movie DetailsGray Area, The (2010) 7  Obscure/Rare
    Three young men mourn the death of a friend, investigate the circumstances. Shot in Portland.
  46. Movie DetailsGreat Directors (2010) 7  Obscure/RareWith Sex/NudityDocumentary/True
    Conversations with 10 of the world's greatest living directors, including David Lynch and Richard Linklater.
  47. Movie DetailsHappy Town - Episodes 1-8 (2010) 7  HorrorTV Shows
    Paranormal crime drama that aspires to be Twin Peaks. Dark mysteries in an idyllic town.
  48. Movie DetailsIron Man 2 (2010) 7  Sci-FiComic Book/Superhero
    Fun, explosion-packed sequel that's almost as good as the first. Downey Jr. and Rourke shine.
  49. Movie DetailsJack Goes Boating (2010) 7  ComedyObscure/Rare
    Philip Seymour Hoffman explores the dreams and failures of two awkward, working-class New York couples.
  50. Movie DetailsLife During Wartime (2010) 7  ComedyObscure/RareWith Sex/Nudity
    Todd Solondz sequel explores the virtues of forgiving and forgetting through troubling, dysfunctional family scenarios.
  51. Movie DetailsMalice in Wonderland (2010) 7  FantasyObscure/Rare
    A woman descends into a gritty underworld after encountering a London taxi driver. Clever update.
  52. Movie DetailsMetropia (2010) 7  AnimationConspiracyObscure/RareSci-FiWith Sex/Nudity
    Bleak dystopian future of Europe with a fascinating, photomontage animation style. An unsettling Orwellian plot.
  53. Movie DetailsMy Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2010) 7  Documentary/True
    Werner Herzog and David Lynch! A disturbed man mysteriously slays his mother with a sword.
  54. Movie DetailsNowhere Boy (2010) 7  Musical/MusicDocumentary/True
    Chronicle of John Lennon's emotional teenage years, marked by the reentrance of his absentee mother.
  55. Movie DetailsPontypool (2010) 7  HorrorObscure/Rare
    Thoughtful psychological thriller. A virus with zombie-like symptoms is somehow infecting a small Ontario town.
  56. Movie DetailsSalt (2010) 7  Conspiracy
    Insanely violent and illogical. CIA agent/Russian spy Angelina Jolie is an unstoppable killing machine.
  57. Movie DetailsSons of Perdition (2010) 7  Obscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Three teenagers exiled from an FLDS polygamist cult try to survive in mainstream America. Distressing.
  58. Movie DetailsTiMER (2010) 7  ComedyObscure/RareSci-Fi
    A biotech implant counts down to the moment you're supposed to meet your soulmate. Charming.
  59. Movie DetailsTRON: Legacy (2010) 7  Sci-Fi
    The son of virtual-world designer Flynn enters The Grid, 20 years after his father's disappearance.
  60. Movie DetailsValhalla Rising (2010) 7  With Sex/Nudity
    Aggressively minimalist, intensely violent film set in the Dark Ages. Brooding and stylish, but unmemorable.
  61. Movie DetailsVine of the Soul: Encounters with Ayahuasca (2010) 7  Obscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Explores sacred plant medicine. Two Canadians visit the Amazon to drink the hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca.

  62. FAIR
  63. Movie DetailsAll My Friends Are Funeral Singers (2010) 6  ComedyMusical/MusicObscure/Rare
    A fortuneteller lives in a house crowded with ghosts at the edge of the woods.
  64. Movie DetailsAnother Year (2010) 6  Comedy
    British dramedy of weak, ordinary characters. Every dull statement is a rhetorical question, isn't it?
  65. Movie DetailsColony (2010) 6  Obscure/RareDocumentary/True
    Slow and unfocused documentary about beekeeping, and the struggle to cope with colony collapse disorder.
  66. Movie DetailsDante's Inferno: An Animated Epic (2010) 6  AnimationHorrorObscure/RareWith Sex/Nudity
    Animatrix-style companion to EA's video game. Dante enters the nine circles of hell, battles demons.
  67. Movie DetailsLegend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010) 6  AnimationFantasy
    A young owl is abducted, but he escapes and seeks out the legendary Guardians.
  68. Movie DetailsTangled (2010) 6  AnimationComedyFantasyMusical/Music
    Disney's story of Rapunzel. A bland, computer-animated corporate musical that made me borderline suicidal.
  69. Movie DetailsTetsuo: The Bullet Man (2010) 6  HorrorObscure/RareSci-FiWith Sex/Nudity
    The third film in Tsukamoto's series about technology's dehumanizing influence. Human bodies as weapons.
  70. Movie DetailsYesterday Was a Lie (2010) 6  Musical/MusicObscure/RareSci-Fi
    Ambitious indie that explores the sci-fi film noir genre. Packed with Jung and consciousness theories.

  71. ADEQUATE
  72. Movie DetailsAfter.Life (2010) 5  HorrorWith Sex/Nudity
    Christina Ricci is constantly naked in this pretentious horror film featuring a creepy funeral director.
  73. Movie DetailsAlice in Wonderland (2010) 5  Fantasy
    Tim Burton took a story I love, stripped out the allegories and added CGI. Sigh.
  74. Movie DetailsDue Date (2010) 5  Comedy
    Downey Jr. is forced to hitch a ride with Zach Galifianakis to make it home.
  75. Movie DetailsHalo Legends (2010) 5  AnimationObscure/RareSci-Fi
    Collection of seven Halo stories. Starts out heavy-handedly and badly animated, but eventually gets better.
  76. Movie DetailsPrince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010) 5  Fantasy
    A live-action video game featuring a special dagger that can reverse time. Disposable Bruckheimer cinema.

  77. FROM BAD TO WORSE
  78. Movie DetailsTakers (2010) CRAP  
    Stylish but clichéd, with hyperactive camera work. Seasoned bank robbers go after an armored car.


  79. Statistical ratings distribution of these 72 films (4.5% of total rated films):
    With enough films included, it usually approximates a bell curve with a mean near 6.5...
    (especially when considering that CRAP is 0-4 combined).
    Average rating for these 72 films: 7.5.

    10:5.6%

    9:20.8%

    8:22.2%

    7:31.9%

    6:11.1%

    5:6.9%

    CRAP:1.4%



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