Must See Movies of 2011by whodey1234 | created - 10 Feb 2011 | updated - 10 Feb 2011 | Public
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1. Green Lantern (2011)
PG-13 | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Reckless test pilot Hal Jordan is granted an alien ring that bestows him with otherworldly powers that inducts him into an intergalactic police force, the Green Lantern Corps.
Votes: 237,716 | Gross: $116.60M
I have been waiting for someone to make a Green Lantern movie for a while, so im ecstatic! Ryan Reynolds is awesome!
2. Thor (2011)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The powerful, but arrogant god Thor, is cast out of Asgard to live amongst humans in Midgard (Earth), where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders.
Votes: 597,114 | Gross: $181.03M
Can not wait to see how good this movie will be. I love Natalie Portman!
3. The Hangover Part II (2011)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Mystery
Two years after the bachelor party in Las Vegas, Phil, Stu, Alan, and Doug jet to Thailand for Stu's wedding. Stu's plan for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, however, goes seriously awry.
Votes: 405,718 | Gross: $254.46M
I don't even have to say anything for this.
4. Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". But being Captain America comes at a price as he attempts to take down a war monger and a terrorist organization.
Votes: 572,336 | Gross: $176.65M
Looks awesome! Chris Evans will make a great Captain America!
5. X: First Class (2011)
PG-13 | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In 1962, the United States government enlists the help of Mutants with superhuman abilities to stop a malicious dictator who is determined to start World War III.
Votes: 566,782 | Gross: $146.41M
Matthew Vaughn is my second favorite director I can not miss this.
PG-13 | 130 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Harry, Ron, and Hermione search for Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes in their effort to destroy the Dark Lord as the final battle rages on at Hogwarts.
Votes: 618,391 | Gross: $381.01M
I love every Harry Potter movie and book. This movie is going to be EPIC!
7. Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A spaceship arrives in Arizona, 1873, to take over the Earth, starting with the Wild West region. A posse of cowboys and natives are all that stand in their way.
Votes: 184,698 | Gross: $100.24M
Daniel Craig(James Bond) and Harrison Ford(Indiana Jones) are cowboys fighting aliens who wouldn't want to see that?Oh and its by the director of Iron Man, what else do you need? A hot girl you say? Done, Olivia Wilde also stars in this!
8. Hall Pass (2011)
R | 105 min | Comedy, Romance
Rick and Fred, two husbands who are having difficulty in their marriages, are given a Hall Pass by their wives: for one week, they can do whatever they want.
Votes: 108,832 | Gross: $45.06M
Anything by the Farrelly Brothers is going to be funny.
9. Scream 4 (2011)
R | 111 min | Horror, Mystery
Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, who has put herself back together thanks in part to her writing, is visited by the Ghostface Killer.
Votes: 111,408 | Gross: $38.18M
I love Scream 1-3 but after seeing My Soul to Take I don't know what to expect from Wes Craven.
10. Drive Angry (2011)
R | 104 min | Action, Fantasy, Thriller
A vengeful father escapes from hell and chases after the men who killed his daughter and kidnapped his granddaughter.
Votes: 86,034 | Gross: $10.71M
Nic Cage is a AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!
11. I Am Number Four (2011)
PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. They can only be killed in numerical order, and Number Four is next on the list. This is his story.
Votes: 207,129 | Gross: $55.10M
D.J. Caruso is an excellent director I think this might be his best movie yet.
12. Unknown (I) (2011)
PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller
A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is.
Votes: 223,378 | Gross: $63.69M
LIAM NEESON IS AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
13. Cedar Rapids (2011)
R | 87 min | Comedy
Tim Lippe has no idea what he's in for when he's sent to Cedar Rapids, Iowa to represent his company at an annual insurance convention, where he soon finds himself under the "guidance" of three convention veterans.
Votes: 33,874 | Gross: $6.86M
Ed Helms is finally a main character and it co-stars John C. Reilly and it is by the director of Youth in Revolt. Sounds hilarious!
14. Sucker Punch (2011)
PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Fantasy
A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather, retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, envisioning a plan to help her escape.
Votes: 209,359 | Gross: $36.39M
Zack Snyder is my third favorite director and this movie looks intensely action-packed and adrenaline-rushed. Can't possibly wait any longer or my head will EXPLODE!!!
15. The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
PG-13 | 106 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
The affair between a politician and a contemporary dancer is affected by mysterious forces keeping the lovers apart.
Votes: 213,873 | Gross: $62.50M
Anything with Matt Damon is going to be an excellent movie.
16. Battle Los Angeles (2011)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A squadron of U.S. Marines becomes the last line of defense against a global invasion.
Votes: 161,415 | Gross: $83.55M
Looks Like Skyline but with Action and actors who we have heard of(michelle Rodriguez and Aaron Eckhart).
17. Limitless (I) (2011)
PG-13 | 105 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access one hundred percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers.
Votes: 459,294 | Gross: $79.25M
Don't know what the plot is about but if Bradley Cooper is in it im seeing it.
18. Paul (2011)
R | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Two English comic book geeks traveling across the U.S. encounter an alien outside Area 51.
Votes: 207,094 | Gross: $37.41M
Finally Simon Pegg and Nick Frost are doing a movie together and it has the director of superbad there is bound to be a few laughs.
19. Source Code (2011)
PG-13 | 93 min | Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
A soldier wakes up in someone else's body and discovers he's part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete.
Votes: 420,000 | Gross: $54.71M
Jack Gyllenhaal is an awesome actor and I love all of his movies even Brokeback mountain without the gay scenes.
20. Super (I) (2010)
R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama
After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, but lacking in heroic skills.
Votes: 66,267 | Gross: $0.32M
Rainn Wilson as a superhero would be amazing!
21. Your Highness (2011)
R | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
When Prince Fabious's bride is kidnapped, he goes on a quest to rescue her... accompanied by his lazy useless brother Thadeous.
Votes: 89,644 | Gross: $21.60M
Danny McBride is my favorite comedic actor right now and this has James Franco and the director of Pineapple Express. It can not fail!
22. Apollo 18 (2011)
PG-13 | 86 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Decades-old found footage from NASA's abandoned Apollo 18 mission, where two American astronauts were sent on a secret expedition, reveals the reason the U.S. has never returned to the moon.
Votes: 49,381 | Gross: $17.69M
Something about aliens it might be interesting.
23. Fast Five (2011)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Dominic Toretto and his crew of street racers plan a massive heist to buy their freedom while in the sights of a powerful Brazilian drug lord and a dangerous federal agent.
Votes: 310,034 | Gross: $209.84M
huge fan of 1,2 and 4! this has the same cast but added The Rock to it so this movie is going to be awesome!
24. Priest (2011)
PG-13 | 87 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror
A priest disobeys church law to track down the vampires who kidnapped his niece.
Votes: 102,887 | Gross: $29.14M
The previews look pretty crazy, Legion was an ok movie but this looks a million times better.
25. Super 8 (2011)
PG-13 | 112 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.
Votes: 305,865 | Gross: $127.00M
I don't know what this is I don't even think J.J. Abrams knows and he is the director!
26. Cars 2 (2011)
G | 106 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Votes: 119,389 | Gross: $191.45M
Pixar can't fail no matter what they do it is going to be good.
27. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.
Votes: 414,238 | Gross: $241.07M
I didn't care for 2 or 3 but I loved the first one so thats a good enough reason to see this one.
28. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
PG-13 | 154 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets.
Votes: 348,223 | Gross: $352.39M
the previews look good i loved the first one the second one was ok. I am mad that Megan Fox is gone(she is just so hot!!!) but the new girl looks hot so i will still see it.
29. 30 Minutes or Less (2011)
R | 83 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and inform him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Votes: 83,069 | Gross: $37.05M
The director of Zombieland and Jessie Eisenburg, Danny McBride, and Nick Swardson star. This is going to be an instant classic.
30. Conan the Barbarian (2011)
R | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A vengeful barbarian warrior sets off to get his revenge on the evil warlord who attacked his village and murdered his father when he was a boy.
Votes: 86,375 | Gross: $21.30M
the original was a classic but who knows.
31. Final Destination 5 (2011)
R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller
Survivors of a suspension-bridge collapse learn there's no way you can cheat Death.
Votes: 90,942 | Gross: $42.59M
I love every final destination, can't wait for this one!
32. The Debt (I) (2010)
R | 113 min | Drama, Thriller
In 1965, three Mossad agents cross into East Berlin to apprehend a notorious Nazi war criminal. Thirty years later, the secrets the agents share come back to haunt them.
Votes: 58,443 | Gross: $31.18M
Anything with Sam Worthington has to be good.
33. Warrior (2011)
PG-13 | 140 min | Drama, Sport
The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother.
Votes: 369,722 | Gross: $13.66M
A movie about MMA is going to be an adrenaline rush!
34. The Apparition (2012)
PG-13 | 82 min | Horror, Thriller
A couple is haunted by a supernatural presence that is unleashed during a college experiment.
Votes: 17,281 | Gross: $4.93M
I am excited to see Tom Felton in something besides Harry Potter.
35. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
R | 158 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Journalist Mikael Blomkvist is aided in his search for a woman who has been missing for forty years by Lisbeth Salander, a young computer hacker.
Votes: 360,591 | Gross: $102.52M
I love the original and David Fincher is my favorite director.