My Top 20 Best Films of 2010

These are only the movies I've seen, so if one of those artsy independent movies that everyone yacks about or those overrated blockbusters aren't on the list don't freak out.
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1.
Unstoppable (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
With an unmanned, half-mile-long freight train barreling toward a city, a veteran engineer and a young conductor race against the clock to prevent a catastrophe. (98 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ By the end of this movie I was panting, it was that suspenseful. This movie was one of the best thrillers I've seen in years and is by far Tony Scott's best film to date. This hands down was the most enjoyable movie I saw this year. ” - moushrambo
 
2.
Shutter Island (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A U.S Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderess who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane. (138 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ I had already read the book so I knew what was going to happen, but it couldn't have been a better execution of the book. This, in my opinion, was the best book-to-movie transition ever. And I think that Leo's performance should get an Oscar nomination, he was phenomenal! ” - moushrambo
 
3.
Inception (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A thief, who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology, is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO. (148 mins.)
“ Holy crap! This is a great movie! What else can I say, this is Chris Nolan's best film and the best sci-fi movie since Terminator 2. ” - moushrambo
 
4.
Tangled (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is. (100 mins.)
“ All I gotta say is "that if you don't love this movie, than screw you!" ” - moushrambo
 
5.
The Fighter (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s. (116 mins.)
“ This movie would've only been "good" if it didn't have Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale, but because it does its almost great. I think that Marky Mark and Bale both deserve Oscar consideration for their pitch-perfect portrayals of Ward and Eklund. ” - moushrambo
 
6.
True Grit (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A tough U.S. Marshal helps a stubborn teenager track down her father's murderer. (110 mins.)
“ Jeff Bridges as Rooster Cogburn...that's awesome enough. But when you add the rugged western terrain and the Coen Brothers' sly witty humor, you've got a modern western classic. And it also gets extra points for having one of the best movie trailers I've seen. ” - moushrambo
 
7.
The Book of Eli (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind. (118 mins.)
“ First off, let me say you can't go wrong with Denzel Washington. The Book of Eli didn't offer anything new in terms of design to the post-apocalyptic future, but it brought in a new element...heart. This was a very good action movie and had a lot of great homages to western films, but the ending to this movie was one of the most beautiful and philosophical endings to any movie I've seen. ” - moushrambo
 
8.
The Town (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
As he plans his next job, a longtime thief tries to balance his feelings for a bank manager connected to one of his earlier heists, as well as the FBI agent looking to bring him and his crew down. (125 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
“ The Town was one of the best heist movies I've seen. I think that Ben Affleck is a natural director and could have a similiar career to Eastwood's. But the gritty photography and down-to-earth performances are what really made this movie not just a heist film. And Renner should get an Oscar Nomination for Best Supporting Actor, and he'd have my vote. ” - moushrambo
 
9.
The A-Team (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A group of Iraq War veterans looks to clear their name with the U.S. military, who suspect the four men of committing a crime for which they were framed. (117 mins.)
Director: Joe Carnahan
“ Now here's a movie that won't win any Oscars, but it doesn't need 'em. This was just a flat out FUN, FUN movie. All of the cast was dynamite, and Sharlto Copley stole this movie every time he was on screen. And Patrick Wilson was hilarious as the villian. ” - moushrambo
 
10.
Iron Man 2 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy. (124 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
“ While the story wasn't as good as the first one, this one had better action and was a lot more fun. Robert Downey, Jr. was great as always as a pompous billionaire superhero, Mickey Rourke was really good as the villian, and Sam Rockwell was hilarious as Tony Stark's nemesis who tries to be Tony Stark. ” - moushrambo
 
11.
Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born. (101 mins.)
Director: Steve Pink
“ Stupid title + Silly Premise - Logic = Funniest Movie of the Year! And I would go on record saying this movie was funnier than The Hangover, and you can take that to the bank. ” - moushrambo
 
12.
TRON: Legacy (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father's corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world. (125 mins.)
Director: Joseph Kosinski
“ The cast was great, Garrett Hedlund was good as Sam, and he had good chemistry with Widle. And Jeff Bridges hits another homerun in a very effective dual role. But this movie was so much fun to look at, and not just cause Olivia Wilde was in it. Its good that the technology is advanced enough to appropriately show the world of Tron. Tron: Legacy was the best looking movie of the year. ” - moushrambo
 
13.
The Other Guys (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two mismatched New York City detectives seize an opportunity to step up like the city's top cops whom they idolize -- only things don't quite go as planned. (107 mins.)
Director: Adam McKay
“ I laughed til I thought I was going to throw up. I never would've thought to pair up Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg, they were so funny together. Michael Keaton was hilarious as Captain Gene, and stole the movie, its good to see that he's still got it. And Ray Stevenson had the funniest line in the movie, "I love bombs." ” - moushrambo
 
14.
Robin Hood (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In 12th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. (140 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Medieval Gladiator, right? Yes. But it was awesome. Crowe and Scott are like bread and butter. The script by Brian Helgeland was very funny and very serious at the same time, he pulled it off wonderfully. And Crowe and Blanchett had such good chemistry together, they were a lot of fun to watch. ” - moushrambo
 
15.
Green Zone (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Discovering covert and faulty intelligence causes a U.S. Army officer to go rogue as he hunts for Weapons of Mass Destruction in an unstable region. (115 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ Jason Bourne meets The Hurt Locker...but jacked up on adrenaline. It IS just as awesome as it sounds. Just give it a watch, you won't regret it. This movie was really, really good. ” - moushrambo
 
16.
Due Date (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
High-strung father-to-be Peter Highman is forced to hitch a ride with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay on a road trip in order to make it to his child's birth on time. (95 mins.)
Director: Todd Phillips
“ Again another pair, like The Other Guys, I would not have thought to team up, that ended up being hilarious. Zack Galifinackis, hope I spelled that right, was so funny as this unassuming human wrecking ball of disaster. And Downey was hilarious as the rage fueled, manic, tightwad who could burst into anger at the drop of a hat. To quote Richard Roeper, "...this should be called Planes, Pains, and Automobiles." ” - moushrambo
 
17.
The Losers (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A CIA special forces team are betrayed and left for dead by their superiors, galvanizing them to mount an offensive on the CIA. (97 mins.)
Director: Sylvain White
“ Just plain escapist fun. But it was really good escapist fun. What more would you ask for than action, action, and Zoe Saldana. Answer: Nothing. ” - moushrambo
 
18.
RED (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants. (111 mins.)
“ John Malkovich made this movie! He was hilarious! Oh, and the rest of the cast was good too. ” - moushrambo
 
19.
The Expendables (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A CIA operative hires a team of mercenaries to eliminate a Latin dictator and a renegade CIA agent. (103 mins.)
“ This movie was tantamount to a bunch of guys you can't understand lighting off fireworks, but man was it wicked. It was great to see all of these guys you never thought you'd see together on screen. Everybody in the cast was clearly having a lot of fun with this one. The part where Stallone, Willis and the Governator were all together made me smile the whole way through. And Mickey Rourke, even though being in the movie for like 10 minutes, was really good as this burnt out commando who hates what war has done to him and he almost made me cry. ” - moushrambo
 
20.
Edge of Darkness (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
As homicide detective Thomas Craven investigates the death of his activist daughter, he uncovers not only her secret life, but a corporate cover-up and government collusion that attracts an agent tasked with cleaning up the evidence. (117 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ A really good, moody thriller that I hope will give Mel his comeback. As long as he doesn't get into anymore trouble. ” - moushrambo