Top Ten Best Movies of the 21st Century


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The Top Ten

The Dark Knight
This movie definitely has the most evil villain you can imagine - this guy is crazy. No, actually he isn't: The Joker is nothing more than a bank robber and assassin, but the best one ever "created". Late Heath Ledger justly won his Oscar for the best supporting actor. This movie has the best and most twisted story I know, in which the good guys turn bad and prisoners become heroes. The Batman himself is the Dark Knight who saves lives without anyone saying thank you. This movie shows an unbelievable character development and is just perfect.
I thought good movies were in the past, until I see this one
Never seen so many plots overlapping each other, n finally each every plot superimposed each other to give us great climax
[Newest]You don't even have to like super hero movies to like this movie

2The Lord of the Rings - The Return of the King
It's unfair to split the Lord of the Rings because Tolkien meant for it to be all one book. And the movies too should truly be considered one massive film, which if it were the case, would EASILY top this list.

Nevertheless, LOTR: ROTK deserves to be #1. Dark Knight is fantastic, and I absolutely love it, but nothing beats the Return of the King.

There was a reason it clean-sweeped the Oscars.
A legendary epic, The Dark Knight was great but Return of the King was a benchmark in history.
Surprised that even when so much had to be covered in so less time - and the movie did last long for more than 3 hours - it still lived up to the high standards of the book. Skillfully made and aptly directed. The actors too have executed their task well.


[Newest]The dark knight beat this? How?

People, are you serious? There's no way how any one of they movies are better than inception... Perfect shot... Best storyline I've ever seen... Great acting... Amazing action... Just a perfect movie... It was as interesting as it was confusing but in this movie it is a good thing
I love all the movies above this, but this is my favorite movie. Full of action, but revolved around story. Amazing character development. Even more amazing movie overall.


Love this movie! And human centipede is just plain disturbing..
[Newest]Love love love this movie

4The Avengers
I have watched this movie over and over again.
Best superhero movie of all time


Bombed it the is should be number 1

5The Departed
4th? definitely higher than this!
Great cast great plot great director

Should be 2nd, this movie had Jack Nicholson one of the best actors of all time time.
[Newest]LOL! I never watched this movie, and Jack Nicholson and Leonardo De? AWESOME!

Hell on earth was not number 1 on the list it's a work of art and for the love of god way twilight number 5. Twilight sucks people
Really! Twilight is above gladiator?! One of the best movies, watched it like ten times and still not bored.
Amazing film, great plot and acting. Definitely worth a watch. 10/10!
[Newest]Not entirely historically accurate, but I was definitely not, NOT entertained!

7No Country for Old Men
You have no idea how brilliant this movie is unless you've seen it. Go fo it - I call it Human Terminator - Part I.


Perhaps the best movie ever! Should be at the very top of this list. This is no "kids" movie like the bat man stuff--I mean come on, are you kidding me?
Scariest non horror movie ever made in my opinion
[Newest]How is Human Centipede and Pirates of the Caribbean above this?

8Pirates of the Caribbean - Dead Man's Chest
A good mix of action adventure and comedy. A stellar cast including Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightley all in a well written plot. Defiantly a franchise favourite...
It's a well planned movie. Nice settled and very thrilling.
Quite the thriller. May not be the absolute best but definitely one of them.
Interesting to see twilight here. Cannot imagine who would call it good acting though.
[Newest]This should be number one

9Django Unchained
Jamie foxx! Name's enough
Definitely the best movie I've ever seen, chrisoph waltz plays king schultz amazingly and you have no chice but to love him!

10The Dark Knight Rises
Worst movie ever. So disappointing
One of greatest pleasure to watch movie.


The Movie is so great. Just can't wait for the sequel.

The Contenders

11The Human Centipede II, Full Sequence
I hate this nasty movie.
I love this movie
How is this in 8th! This movie SUCKS

28? Definitely should be higher.

13Pacific Rim

14The Maze Runner

15There Will Be Blood
Amazing actor.. Daniel Day Lewis's performance is brilliant It takes a talented person to make a great film, but it takes an even more talented one to know when to say enough is enough. This is a film by Paul Thomas Anderson that has overshot the runway of movie modernity with something thrillingly, dangerously new...
Besides Mulholland Dr. , this is the best film of the decade. It is a great epic and a great masterpiece with an amazing performance by Day-Lewis. Anderson's seminal film, and one of the best ever made, probably in the top ten and even the top five.
Triple Oscar winning actor Daniel Day-lewis puts in an exceptional performance in this mind-blowing thriller.

16Wreck-It Ralph

I can't believe that a masterpiece like this is below something as stupid as Frozen. The list should be in this order:
1. The Dark Knight
2. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
3. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
4. Inception
5. Interstellar
6. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
7. City of God
8. Spirited Away
9. The Intouchables
10. Memento
11. The Pianist
12. The Departed
13. Gladiator
14. The Prestige
15. The Lives of Others
16. Django Unchained
17. The Dark Knight Rises
18. WALL-E
19. Amelie
20. Toy Story 3
21. Oldboy
22. Requiem for a Dream
23. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
24. Inglourious Basterds
25. A Separation
26. Boyhood
27. Batman Begins
28. Up
29. Downfall
30. 3 Idiots
31. Gone Girl
32. Pan's Labyrinth
33. The Hunt
34. The Wolf of Wall Street
35. The Secret in Their Eyes
36. Gran Torino
37. Warrior
38. V for Vendetta
39. Rang De Basanti
40. Howl's Moving Castle
41. How to Train Your Dragon
42. Rush
43. Into the Wild
44. A Beautiful Mind
45. Guardians of the Galaxy
46. Hotel Rwanda
47. Dil Chahta Hai
48. Finding Nemo
49. No Country for Old Men
50. Mary and Max
51. Kill Bill: Vol. 1
52. Incendies
53. 12 Years a Slave
54. Sin City
55. There Will be Blood
56. The Grand Budapest Hotel
57. Amores Perros
58. Million Dollar Baby
59. Hachi: A Dog's Tale
60. Gangs of Wasseypur
61. The Avengers
62. The Bourne Ultimatum
63. Donnie Darko
64. X-Men: Days of Future Past
65. Infernal Affairs
66. Shutter Island
67. The King's Speech
68. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
69. Ip Man
70. Monsters, Inc.
71. Memories of Murder
72. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
73. The Help
74. Swades
75. Prisoners

18Spirited Away
Never got tired of watching this

19Ender's Game
Sad, but very awesome.



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