Top Ten Best Movies of the 21st Century

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The Top Ten

1
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], the Joker is so amazing in 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.
this one, end of discussion.

MatrixGuy

[Newest]I don't understand why this isn't #1. I mean, it really is the BEST. ♥


3The Departed
4th? definitely higher than this!
Great cast great plot great director

GREAT MOVIE!
Should be 2nd, this movie had Jack Nicholson one of the best actors of all time time.

4Inception
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.

Jammer196

Love this movie! And human centipede is just plain disturbing..

5Pirates 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...
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.
It's a well planned movie. Nice settled and very thrilling.

6The Human Centipede II, Full Sequence
I hate this nasty movie.
How is this in 8th! This movie SUCKS

7Gladiator
Really! Twilight is above gladiator?! One of the best movies, watched it like ten times and still not bored.
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
Amazing film, great plot and acting. Definitely worth a watch. 10/10!
[Newest]Not entirely historically accurate, but I was definitely not, NOT entertained!

8The Dark Knight Rises
Worst movie ever. So disappointing
Best Movie of All Time
The Movie is so great. Just can't wait for the sequel.
[Newest]One of greatest pleasure to watch movie.

Raghavbakshiultimate


9There 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.

10No Country for Old Men
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?
You have no idea how brilliant this movie is unless you've seen it. Go fo it - I call it Human Terminator - Part I.

redgedawson

Scariest non horror movie ever made in my opinion

The Contenders

11The Avengers
Bombed it the is should be number 1
I have watched this movie over and over again.
This is my 5th Favorite Movie. Madagascar is Number 4, Alvin and The Chipmunks are Number 3, Wreck it Ralph is Number 2, and Diary of a Wimpy Kid is Number 1.

12Avatar
28? Definitely should be higher.

13Django 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!

14The Maze Runner
It was amazing. The end was unpredictable. This is the definition of masterpiece.

CatCode


15Pan's Labyrinth
this might be in spanish but you can't pull your eyes from the screen. its a bit bloody but still childish enough to not be considered horror. its an adult fairy tail and has such a good story line.
Gruesome, magical, horrifying, hopeful... There are a plethora of words that could be used to describe this film. The best films have comedy in the mix, but that would ruin this masterpiece. From the very outset, you are in tune with the feelings of this girl as she tries to make her way in hard times and even harder places.

16Pacific Rim

17Star Trek
A stunning and hilarious rendition of the old series! Absolutely should be #1! I am confused as to why Twilight is even on this list, not to mention above this incredible movie! Star Trek for life! Can't wait for a sequel!
Really amazing movie. Great casting to play Kirk, Spock, Bones and the rest of the crew, while still getting our good old Leonard Nimoy! Expecting to see Into darkness up here soon!
Spock is in it. Need I say more...
The second one is good too, wonder why is not in the here. BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH

18Oldboy
This is one of the best, most beautiful (and brutal) movies I've ever seen. This should definitely be in the top ten!
And If you haven't seen it yet, PLEASE, DO NOT WATCH THE REMAKE! IT IS CRAAAP!

19Saw
One of the best horror movies ever.
It changed my view for horror movies... The whole series keeps you glued
Gory but good movie

20Twilight
NO I thought I'd vote no!
Apart from the love and all those stuff, there is a wonderful scene of action in the climax. But why isn't the entire Series here.
Nice story, love, action, thrill and even fantasy.

21Wreck-It Ralph
Amazing, funny, epic, original. It took place in a video game. First movie to do that.
It had a great storyline.

CatCode


22Maleficent
How is this so high? Worst movie.

benhos

How is this so high

23Jurassic Park III
This would have been had you changed the plot but kept the characters excluding The kirbys

24Pirates of the Caribbean - The Curse of the Black Pearl

25Love Exposure

26Ender's Game
Sad, but very awesome.

CatCode


27Memento
The only reason this is so low is because a lot of people haven't seen it. This is Christopher Nolan's best work to date, that includes Inception and The Dark Knight. Those are both great movies along with The Prestige and all of Nolan's other movies but Memento is pure genius and the many twists at the end are amazing. The fact that the scenes are in reverse chronological order makes it so that you are just as confused as Leonard (the main character) and makes for some great plot twists. Memento is my favorite movie and anyone who hasn't seen it needs to watch it.
This movie is amazing. Nolan's best for sure. If you haven't seen it watch it.
Watch this film if you haven't seen it.

28City of God

29The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Hunger games catching fire is way better than the dark night
These are all superhero fanboys voting these I mean seriously half of the top ten are fanboy movies!

30Mulholland Dr.

31The Tree of Life

32Antichrist

33The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2
Awesome! Should be first!

34Memories of Murder

35The Inland Empire

36Star Trek Into Darkness
Awesome action, awesome story line, it really is a must see movie for star trek fans and non-star trek fans

37Divergent

38Batman Begins
Just watched it, Just amazed by it.

39Martyrs

40The Chaser

41The Lord of the Rings - The Two Towers

42The Emperor's New Groove
All time favorite disney movie

43Ichi the Killer

44Transformers

45Thor
The first Thor was amazing. I didn't get to see the sequels, though.

CatCode


46Inglourious Basterds
This and ALL the Christopher Nolan films - Memento, Inception, The Prestige, The Dark Knight and Batman Begins
Proof that Quentin Tarantino movies never get old, because no body gets sick of bloody violence and cursing.

47The Girl Next Door (2007)

48Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

49The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

50Toy Story 3

51Iron Man
Best superhero without any god gifted powers. Amazing acting and action.
Iron man is a great step into more modern tech and he is so smart and mr. Downey has no plans to continue after avengers2 he is so cool and is a boss at being tony stark so if he steps down I will bight some ones ear off I mean iron man3 was good but I did not run out of the theater like holy crap what a movie like avengers iron man 4 needs to be the last iron man end because the way that iron man3 ended was not cool so they want us to believe that he's ok and lives somewhere iron man 4 is where the finial stand should be not this oh I'm just going to chuck what's been keeping me alive and I don't care it's a new element what tony are you taking this whole surgery thing seriously I know he's not a collector but I was like what the heck Jon favrou and Shane black get your head out of your butts ok

52Superbad
As far as comedies go, this one is the best.

evoxpisces


53Melancholie Der Engel

54Blue Is the Warmest Color

55The Human Centipede

56Real Steel
This show was pure awesomeness. Fighting robots. What's NOT pure awesome about that?

CatCode


57Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2
The end of a saga that defined a generation

58Mystic River
Mystic River or Shaun of The Dead. Mystic River was acted Perfectly. It was directed with Clint Eastwood's typical flair. It was... the best movie of the last 10 years.

logblobo


59Heatstroke
It was really great. It interested me so much. I enjoyed it.

CatCode


60The Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring

61Ichi 1

62Coraline

63Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
If there's one movie that realistically delves in this relationship business, it's the eternal sunshine of the spotless mind. Beautiful, poetic, subtle and moving. This is the "Inception" of chic flicks or any other romantic movie
After watching this, there is a sunshine in my life. ,
Most original movie since "Fargo"


64Life of Pi
Good ending and beautiful film, should be above half the list

65Wrong Turn

66Just My Luck

67Diary of a Wimpy Kid
I love the book and I love the movie too!
It should at least be there in the top 20 list. This movie is a cool movie
Love the book AND the movie great

68Iron Man 3
A fantastic movie of robert downey jr.

69Spirited Away
Never got tired of watching this

70Holes

71Hannah Montana The Movie

72The Hangover

73Hugo

743 Idiots
I like 3 idiots because in this film comedy, romance and free life and also the formulaue of success

75Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

76A Serbian Film

77The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1
Not released yet, but I have read the books and have seen the previews and it looks to be amazing.

CatCode


78The Pianist

79Heartbreakers
Creepy sikk
Dis film is like well good man-dem, I got me a well big semi when I watched it. One of my fave films of all time. Its bangin'.

80Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

81Matrix Reloaded

82The Golden Compass

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84How to Train Your Dragon

85Gangs of Wasseypur

86The Simpsons Movie

87Frozen

88Freaky Friday

89The Informers

90The Cell

91The X-Files: I Want to Believe

92Moulin Rouge!

93Gangs of New York

94Silent Hill

95Man on Fire

96The Town

97Zero Dark Thirty

98Source Code

99Looper

100District 9
Still a better love story than Twilight... No matter how much "action" (refer to Twilight comments) there is...

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Updated Tuesday, October 21, 2014


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