top 100 movies of the 00's (my opinion and movies I've actually seen)

This list might be in opposite order, Knocked Up is number, Slumdog Millionaire is 99, so on and so forth
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1.
Knocked Up (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
For fun-loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one-night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant. (129 mins.)
Director: Judd Apatow
“ A hilarious movie where Seth Rogen smokes a bong while being an effectively good father to be, a Judd Apatow Classic ” - cartereddie31
 
2.
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is accused of cheating on the Indian Version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" (120 mins.)
“ A true Rags to Riches story, I mean you can't get more rags to riches than coming straight out of the slums of India to become a contestant on "Who wants to be a millionaire" ” - cartereddie31
 
3.
Finding Nemo (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home. (100 mins.)
“ When a movie is sad and very funny you know that its done its job, another reason why disney is such a force in animation, "Fish are friends, not food" ” - cartereddie31
 
4.
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A small-time rancher agrees to hold a captured outlaw who's awaiting a train to go to court in Yuma. A battle of wills ensues as the outlaw tries to psych out the rancher. (122 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ One of the best western remakes of the decade with stellar acting jobs from both Christian Bale and Russel Crowe. ” - cartereddie31
 
5.
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When Jason Bourne is framed for a CIA operation gone awry, he is forced to resume his former life as a trained assassin to survive. (108 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ Another Kick Ass moment from Matt Damon and while he's kicking ass, he has no clue who he is, amazing! ” - cartereddie31
 
6.
Gran Torino (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino. (116 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ When Clint Eastwood comes up to you and says "Get off my lawn" you listen cause in this movie he's one Korean war vet you don't wanna mess with ” - cartereddie31
 
7.
Cast Away (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island. (143 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ When a movie makes you get emotionally attached to a volleyball, you know its done its job. Also Tom Hanks yet again delivers in huge fasion ” - cartereddie31
 
8.
The Blind Side (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family. (129 mins.)
“ A feel good film about a young man who gets taken in by a rich family and in the long run becomes an NFL player. Enough said ” - cartereddie31
 
9.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Harry ignores warnings not to return to Hogwarts, only to find the school plagued by a series of mysterious attacks and a strange voice haunting him. (161 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
“ The second installment in the Harry Potter series and boy did it deliver, in this film Harry truly showed his good side as he goes out of his way just to save Ron's little sister ginny ” - cartereddie31
 
10.
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus. (101 mins.)
“ A very funny film in a weird twisted way. It has a gay suicidal uncle, a heroin addicted grandfather, a silent kid who is tortured on the inside, and a little girl preparing a Rick James strip tease for a beauty Pageant, yep funny in a weird way ” - cartereddie31
 
11.
Spider-Man (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family. (121 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ One of the best comic book movies of the decade and with an upside down kiss scene to, in all a very epic film, those are the only words to describe it. ” - cartereddie31
 
12.
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Kazakh TV talking head Borat is dispatched to the United States to report on the greatest country in the world. With a documentary crew in tow, Borat becomes more interested in locating and marrying Pamela Anderson. (84 mins.)
Director: Larry Charles
“ This movie pretty much came out of left field and took over American culture in a huge way, "Ima Borat, I like you, I like sex!" hilarious! ” - cartereddie31
 
13.
March of the Penguins (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. (80 mins.)
Director: Luc Jacquet
“ When this movie came out all I remember is everyone talking about Penguins 24/7, it got pretty annoying, but it just proves how good of a movies it actually was ” - cartereddie31
 
14.
300 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. (117 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
“ Sin City like graphics with the most memorable spartan Leonitus with his famous phrase, "This...Is...Sparta!!!" ” - cartereddie31
 
15.
Black Hawk Down (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
123 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis. (144 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ One of the best War films of the decade and also a film thats gets you truly involved emotionally with the characters, a true war classic. ” - cartereddie31
 
16.
50 First Dates (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Henry Roth is a man afraid of commitment up until he meets the beautiful Lucy. They hit it off and Henry think he's finally found the girl of his dreams, until he discovers she has short-term memory loss and forgets him the very next day. (99 mins.)
Director: Peter Segal
“ A very funny film about forgetful Lucy who with her condition makes Adam Sandler's character have to fight for her heart every day. ” - cartereddie31
 
17.
Walk the Line (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins. (136 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ A movie that follows the uprising of Johnny Cash as an musician and all the trouble he had to go through just to make it there, brilliant acting by both Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon. ” - cartereddie31
 
18.
Superman Returns (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Superman reappears after a long absence, but is challenged by an old foe who uses Kryptonian technology for world domination. (154 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
“ In this we watch Superman rise up from the ashes to protect Metropolis from Lex Luther... Yet again, but still an amazing film ” - cartereddie31
 
19.
Team America: World Police (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Popular Broadway actor Gary Johnston is recruited by the elite counter-terrorism organization Team America: World Police. As the world begins to crumble around him, he must battle with terrorists, celebrities and falling in love. (98 mins.)
Director: Trey Parker
“ Probably the funniest political movie ever, I laughed every second, good job Matt Stone and Tre Parker ” - cartereddie31
 
20.
Gangs of New York (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer. (167 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Leonardo Di Caprio at his best as well as a great performance from Cameron Diaz, overall a really good turn of the century film all set in New York surrounding none other than the Gangs of New York ” - cartereddie31
 
21.
Casino Royale (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Armed with a licence to kill, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his first mission as 007 and must defeat a weapons dealer in a high stakes game of poker at Casino Royale, but things are not what they seem. (144 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ I actually wasn't looking forward to a Bond Film without Pierce Brosnan, but I was pleasantly surprised ” - cartereddie31
 
22.
The Bourne Identity (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man is picked up by a fishing boat, bullet-riddled and suffering from amnesia, before racing to elude assassins and regain his memory. (119 mins.)
Director: Doug Liman
“ In this movie we follow Jason Bourne as he tries to discover the truth about himself and where he comes from, great action scenes and great acting from Matt Damon as well ” - cartereddie31
 
23.
Catch Me If You Can (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The true story of Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars' worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. (141 mins.)
“ Very few movies have you rooting for a man who steals identities for a living, but this one does thanks to Leonardo Di Caprio's stellar performance ” - cartereddie31
 
24.
Crazy Heart (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A faded country music musician is forced to reassess his dysfunctional life during a doomed romance that also inspires him. (112 mins.)
Director: Scott Cooper
“ This movie follows a former country star trying to get back on his feet and his problems with alcohol, a great movie with one of the better Jeff Bridges performances ” - cartereddie31
 
25.
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
During the near end of the clone wars, Darth Sidious has revealed himself and is ready to execute the last part of his plan to rule the Galaxy... (140 mins.)
Director: George Lucas
“ The third installment in the truly epic Star Wars series as in this film we look at the origins of Darth Vader as we see Anakin Skywalker start to go towards the dark side ” - cartereddie31
 
26.
Ratatouille (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A rat who can cook makes an unusual alliance with a young kitchen worker at a famous restaurant. (111 mins.)
“ Yet again another great movie from Disney Pixar and another reason why would should only expect great films as in this movie a rat goes from the sewers of Paris to being a big time chef ” - cartereddie31
 
27.
Meet the Fockers (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
All hell breaks loose when the Byrnes family meets the Focker family for the first time. (115 mins.)
Director: Jay Roach
“ Who can't relate to this movie, although our parents aren't as strange as Gaylord Focker's parents, but still a comedy classic ” - cartereddie31
 
28.
Batman Begins (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
After training with his mentor, Batman begins his fight to free crime-ridden Gotham City from the corruption that Scarecrow and the League of Shadows have cast upon it. (140 mins.)
“ In this movie we watched the origin of Batman and the life of Bruce Wayne unfold as well as watching Christian Bale change the role drastically, a dark comic classic ” - cartereddie31
 
29.
Downfall (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII. (156 mins.)
“ In this movie we follow the downfall of Adolf Hitler and how the third Reich went up in flames, a film that really makes you think ” - cartereddie31
 
30.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead. (143 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ One of the least anticipated films going into the summer of '03, yet it delivered in a huge way and introduced us to one of the most memorable characters of the decade, Jack Sparrow ” - cartereddie31
 
31.
Hotel Rwanda (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda. (121 mins.)
Director: Terry George
“ This film follows a hotel manager in Rwanda during the Rwandan holocaust, a very sad and horrifying film, but it still shows the good side of this tragedy. ” - cartereddie31
 
32.
Iron Man (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
After being held captive in an Afghan cave, a billionaire engineer creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil. (126 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
“ The comeback Robert Downey Jr needed, a great comic book film as well as a comedic film with great action scenes and great acting from Downey and the rest of the cast ” - cartereddie31
 
33.
Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it. (141 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ A very unique war film that follows the soldiers of the Japanese army instead of the American soldiers, very solid directing by Clint Eastwood ” - cartereddie31
 
34.
I Love You, Man (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Friendless Peter Klaven goes on a series of man-dates to find a Best Man for his wedding. But, when his insta-bond with his new B.F.F. puts a strain on his relationship with his fiancée, can the trio learn to live happily ever after? (105 mins.)
Director: John Hamburg
“ A hilarious film with one of my personal favorites Paul Rudd, in this movie we followed a man as he's about to get married yet he has one problem, he has no friends he can make his best man, a very funny film indeed ” - cartereddie31
 
35.
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Depicts the final twelve hours in the life of Jesus of Nazareth, on the day of his crucifixion in Jerusalem. (127 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
“ A very good film that follows the lord and savior himself, Jesus Christ as he makes his way to the cross, one of the better moments for Mel Gibson ” - cartereddie31
 
36.
Tropic Thunder (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become the soldiers they are portraying. (107 mins.)
Director: Ben Stiller
“ A movie about a movie about the Vietnam movie, and when things get real, things get hilarious ” - cartereddie31
 
37.
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The Bride wakens from a four-year coma. The child she carried in her womb is gone. Now she must wreak vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her - a team she was once part of. (111 mins.)
“ A vengeful woman looking to kill, well, Bill ” - cartereddie31
 
38.
The Departed (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston. (151 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ A movie with a star studded cast portraying various people and the way their connect with the Irish mob, a very good film, it won best picture afterall ” - cartereddie31
 
39.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. (152 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
“ The start of the most successful movie franchises of the decade and it was successful for a reason, this movie was brilliant ” - cartereddie31
 
40.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard. (179 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ The Three years we had of these movies coming out was great, and as the middle movie, its still amazing ” - cartereddie31
 
41.
Memento (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A man creates a strange system to help him remember things; so he can hunt for the murderer of his wife without his short-term memory loss being an obstacle. (113 mins.)
“ A movie that really makes you think and also confuses the hell out of you, but the way it followed the story from the main characters point of view only it really made you feel like you were him, great film ” - cartereddie31
 
42.
Wedding Crashers (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
John Beckwith and Jeremy Grey, a pair of committed womanizers who sneak into weddings to take advantage of the romantic tinge in the air, find themselves at odds with one another when John meets and falls for Claire Cleary. (119 mins.)
Director: David Dobkin
“ If I were to say this was a really funny movie I'd be understating big time, this movie was hilarious in every meaning of the word ” - cartereddie31
 
43.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same. (153 mins.)
“ I don't know what was funnier about this movie, the fact that he kept saving Nazi's wrong or how badly he was at speaking Italian, lots of action and lots of laughs ” - cartereddie31
 
44.
Up (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Seventy-eight year old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his home equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway. (96 mins.)
“ Another great release from Disney-Pixar and yet again they deliver big with a story about an old man who's isolated himself from the world and when he tries to get away has to deal with an annoying kid, but yet again like all Disney films we learned a lesson about friendship ” - cartereddie31
 
45.
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. (122 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
“ A movie that made a lot of people angry including me admittedly, but it also a very well done film that gives good arguments about the events of 9/11 and other government affairs ” - cartereddie31
 
46.
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A nurse, a policeman, a young married couple, a salesman, and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall. (101 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
“ One of the better horror films of the decade, which was filled with them, but now usually as good and scary as this one, it even had its own parody ” - cartereddie31
 
47.
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor. (94 mins.)
Director: Adam McKay
“ A retarded movie about anchors, but damn was it funny, will Ferrell strikes again with another hilarious hit, and how could you not love the dumbness of Steve Carrell's character "Brick" ” - cartereddie31
 
48.
Juno (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child. (96 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
“ A very ironically funny film that in the end touches you as we follow a bratty and very witty teenager as she goes through pregnancy ” - cartereddie31
 
49.
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius. (127 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ If the first spiderman wasn't good enough for you the second one definately blew your mind as Peter finally gets the girl in the end and also faces the evil doctor Doc Oc ” - cartereddie31
 
50.
Erin Brockovich (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply. (131 mins.)
“ A movie based on a true story about a woman who works for lawyers trying to get a woman the money she deserved as she uses various techniques to get what she wants ” - cartereddie31
 
51.
School of Rock (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After being kicked out of a rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of a strict elementary private school, only to try and turn it into a rock band. (108 mins.)
“ A really good Jack Black film about preppy private school kids learning rock from an illegal substitute, funny and very cool ” - cartereddie31
 
52.
Seabiscuit (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation. (140 mins.)
Director: Gary Ross
“ I don't normally like horse films, but this one truly pulled me in and made me care about horses and horse racing, and trust me thats hard, so it must have been a really good film ” - cartereddie31
 
53.
The Aviator (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A biopic depicting the early years of legendary director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid-1940s. (170 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ One of the better performances from Leo, even though it took a few times of watching it to actually love it, I did end up loving it and realizing how great of a film it was ” - cartereddie31
 
54.
Whale Rider (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young Maori girl fights to fulfill a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize. (101 mins.)
Director: Niki Caro
“ First time I saw it I thought it was weird, but the second time I watched I was randomly amazed and pulled in, a truly great and touching film ” - cartereddie31
 
55.
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects. (102 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
“ Another Great Tom Hanks moment as until this movie came out I was pretty oblivious to the fact that the U.S. the Afghan's defeat the Russian's in the '80's, but the showed me and in a very good way ” - cartereddie31
 
56.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences. (166 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ An odd movie that really captivates you in a good way, going from him being born as an old man and dying young, a very good film ” - cartereddie31
 
57.
District 9 (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology. (112 mins.)
Director: Neill Blomkamp
“ In a world of horrible alien movies, finally one thats actually good comes up, and its not just good, its amazing ” - cartereddie31
 
58.
WALL·E (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. (98 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stanton
“ The highest rated Disney-Pixar film ever, enough said ” - cartereddie31
 
59.
Zombieland (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces to travel across a zombie-filled America. (88 mins.)
Director: Ruben Fleischer
“ I utterly love this movie its hilarious as well as kick ass and yeah I know its like any other zombie film, except this one is actually good ” - cartereddie31
 
60.
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The Bride continues her quest of vengeance against her former boss and lover Bill, the reclusive bouncer Budd and the treacherous, one-eyed Elle. (137 mins.)
“ The best thing about this movie is that she got her revenge and with every thing she went through she got her revenge, and sure she didn't get to kill him, but she got her revenge, thats all that matters ” - cartereddie31
 
61.
Shrek (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
After his swamp is filled with magical creatures, an ogre agrees to rescue a princess for a villainous lord in order to get his land back. (90 mins.)
“ One of the better animated films of the decade with a star studded cast and a hilarious take on all our favorite fairy tales ” - cartereddie31
 
62.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Black has escaped the Wizards' Prison and is coming after Harry. (142 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
“ This was when the Harry Potter series started to get dark and a lot more depth was now involved with the film as the characters started to grow as people as well ” - cartereddie31
 
63.
United 93 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A real-time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on September 11th, 2001 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot. (111 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ A moving film depicting the events of 9/11 through the eyes of flight 93's passengers and their family and friends ” - cartereddie31
 
64.
War of the Worlds (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
As Earth is invaded by alien tripod fighting machines, one family fights for survival. (116 mins.)
“ A great remake of the epic movie originally a radio program from Orson Welles where Tom Cruise and Dakota Fanning give one of their best performances of their careers ” - cartereddie31
 
65.
American Psycho (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he delves deeper into his violent, hedonistic fantasies. (102 mins.)
Director: Mary Harron
“ The most twisted film of the decade as we watch through the eyes of a serial killer as he murders people out of cold blood, but still a truly captivating film ” - cartereddie31
 
66.
Into the Wild (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn
“ I personally love this film, even with the sad ending, but this movie truly draws you in and makes you feel for the character as he goes through the American landscape and discovers himself as a person in the world ” - cartereddie31
 
67.
Sin City (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A film that explores the dark and miserable town, Basin City, and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in violent corruption. (124 mins.)
“ Comic book like graphics as this movie is bad in a good way as the characters are horrible people, but I guess thats why its called Sin City, an amazing film ” - cartereddie31
 
68.
Ray (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The story of the life and career of the legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles, from his humble beginnings in the South, where he went blind at age seven, to his meteoric rise to stardom during the 1950s and 1960s. (152 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
“ A great performance by Jaime Foxx as he portrays Ray Charles almost perfectly in this biography about his career and life and all the drugs and hardships he went through ” - cartereddie31
 
69.
Super Size Me (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDonald's food for one month. (100 mins.)
Director: Morgan Spurlock
“ This movie helped me realize something I already knew, McDonald's is bad for you, but what Morgan Spurlock did was something I couldn't do, eat McDonald's for every meal and the effects were not good to say the least ” - cartereddie31
 
70.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Harry finds himself mysteriously selected as an under-aged competitor in a dangerous tournament between three schools of magic. (157 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
“ The very dark Harry Potter film that added in a little new dark humor as Harry has to face the fact that Voldemort is coming back and its not a good thing, at all ” - cartereddie31
 
71.
The Hurt Locker (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work. (131 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
“ A brilliant film about a Baghdad bomb squad doing there job, many tense moments and because of these moments this film won best picture ” - cartereddie31
 
72.
King Kong (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to the mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with leading lady Ann Darrow. (187 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ The really good remake of the classic film as they don't attempt to put any new spins on it as they keep it looking like the 30's, all they did was just add the amazing special effects of the past decade ” - cartereddie31
 
73.
Transformers (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An ancient struggle between two Cybertronian races, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, comes to Earth, with a clue to the ultimate power held by a teenager. (144 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
“ Sleak look, Shia Labeuf humor, and Megan Fox, what more could you want, its amazing ” - cartereddie31
 
74.
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional. (132 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint Eastwood was very good in this one as he trains a young woman for the fight of her life, a great film overall and another triumph for Eastwood, should expect anything less? ” - cartereddie31
 
75.
Superbad (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry. (113 mins.)
Director: Greg Mottola
“ The super comedy hit was not super bad, but super good and hilarious as Teenage boys try to get booze for a party, but along the way gets into trouble and also finds another party, a Judd Apatow and comedy classic ” - cartereddie31
 
76.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A meek Hobbit and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the One Ring and the Dark Lord Sauron. (178 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ The first of the three film epics as we start off by meeting Frodo Baggons, a hobbit who has been appointed to be the caretaker of a powerful ring and the rest resumes as he forms the Fellowship of the Ring and fights off the kings who want the ring ” - cartereddie31
 
77.
No Country for Old Men (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande. (122 mins.)
“ A Crime Thriller that makes a lot of films look like *beep* as after you see this film you'll realize what a real film is ” - cartereddie31
 
78.
The Incredibles (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world. (115 mins.)
Director: Brad Bird
“ This movie doubles as a superhero movie classic and a Disney-Pixar/ Animation classic, I really loved this movie and I still do, it never seems to get old ” - cartereddie31
 
79.
Almost Famous (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies it on their concert tour. (122 mins.)
Director: Cameron Crowe
“ A movie about a teenage journalist working for Rolling Stone and his adventures with a band that he becomes close friends with ” - cartereddie31
 
80.
The Butterfly Effect (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal. (113 mins.)
“ A very captivating film that makes you think, would I want to change something in my life if it could potentially make me paralyzed or even worse dead, a very interesting film that grips you ” - cartereddie31
 
81.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically skilled, adolescent nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life. (120 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ A Kung Fu classic, just say the name and everyone knows what your talking about, a true classic ” - cartereddie31
 
82.
Chicken Run (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When a bird "flies" into a chicken farm, the fellow chickens see him as an opportunity to escape their evil owners. (84 mins.)
“ I've seen this movie many times, and sure its a weird type of animation, but the storyline of this film is thick enough that I forget about the weird animation ” - cartereddie31
 
83.
8 Mile (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem. (110 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ Basically a movie about Eminem, kinda, but still a great film nonetheless with a great rap battle to end the film ” - cartereddie31
 
84.
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
As Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as "the property of the Half-Blood Prince" and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past. (153 mins.)
Director: David Yates
“ The best Harry Potter Film in my opinion as Harry tries to stay in school, but it becomes more obvious that the danger is coming and fast and with Dumbledore's death you get emotionally involved as well, a really good movie ” - cartereddie31
 
85.
Hellboy (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A demon, raised from infancy after being conjured by and rescued from the Nazis, grows up to become a defender against the forces of darkness. (122 mins.)
“ A ironically funny action film as the demon child tries to fight off his enemies and with his catch phrase "Oh Crap" you get a good feel for what type of person he is ” - cartereddie31
 
86.
Star Trek (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The brash James T. Kirk tries to live up to his father's legacy with Commander Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful, time-traveling Romulan creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time. (127 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ A great take on something I don't like, Star Trek, yet this movie made me like it at least a little bit as the action was constant and I realized the thrilling side of Star Trek was there ” - cartereddie31
 
87.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother. (146 mins.)
“ Another good Jude Law film, and with young Haley Joel Osment as the boy and with Spielberg directing, you get a great sci-fi classic ” - cartereddie31
 
88.
Gladiator (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge. (155 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ The best film about gladiators ever made in my opinion as Russel Crowe's Character goes through as his family is killed even with him being a well beloved General, so what does he do, kill every person they throw at him, including the *beep* that started it all, a truly epic and amazing film ” - cartereddie31
 
89.
There Will Be Blood (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business. (158 mins.)
“ It tells the story of a silver miner-turned-oilman on a ruthless quest for wealth during Southern California's oil boom of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A truly amazing film ” - cartereddie31
 
90.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, AKA Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical. (116 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ One of the oddest films and creepiest as well as twisted, its alot of things, and yeah its also great, another solid job by Johnny Depp ” - cartereddie31
 
91.
Secondhand Lions (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A coming-of-age story about a shy, young boy sent by his irresponsible mother to spend the summer with his wealthy, eccentric uncles in Texas. (111 mins.)
Director: Tim McCanlies
“ A very touching film that is also pretty funny to be honest, with every now and then going in and out of storytelling of the two uncles adventures as well as adventure with a lion, a really good movie that is also very entertaining ” - cartereddie31
 
92.
Remember the Titans (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit. (113 mins.)
Director: Boaz Yakin
“ A really good football movie that has everything, tragedy, racial entities, and good football games, a really good Denzel Washington film ” - cartereddie31
 
93.
The Ring (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone in a week of viewing it. (115 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ A movie that ended up scaring many people and for good reasons, when someone calls you up and tells you that your gonna die in 7 days you'd be scared to ” - cartereddie31
 
94.
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor. (117 mins.)
“ This movie was based on a true story and since I found out it was this movie got new meaning for me as this is by far the most touching film of the decade in my opinion as its not exactly rags to riches, but close enough, Will Smith at his very best ” - cartereddie31
 
95.
The Pianist (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. (150 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ A truly amazing film and after seeing this film I felt truly touched that something good actually came out of the holocaust and also a great acting job by Adrien Brody ” - cartereddie31
 
96.
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer. (115 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
“ The last and the best Bourne film with awesome action as well as one of the most memorable scenes of the decade where Bourne is talking with the man who's after him on the phone and when he asked where the man was he replied, "I'm in my office" to which Bourne replies, "Well thats not true cause if you were in your office we'd be having this conversation face to face" that sums up the awesomeness/ greatness of the film ” - cartereddie31
 
97.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. (118 mins.)
“ This film is by far the best fantasy film of all time and for good reasons, its amazingly good beyond belief ” - cartereddie31
 
98.
Avatar (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A paraplegic marine dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission becomes torn between following his orders and protecting the world he feels is his home. (162 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ From the amazing special effects to the "Dances with Wolves" like storyline this movie has it all and there's a reason its the highest grossing film of all time ” - cartereddie31
 
99.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring. (201 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ The final and best movie in the epic Lord of the Rings series as this really brought everything full circle and did it in amazing fashion with great battle scenes and the memorable scene where Frodo leaves Middle Earth on a boat with Gandolf, a truly amazing movie, I'm glad it came out while I was alive ” - cartereddie31
 
100.
The Dark Knight (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice. (152 mins.)
“ The best Comic film ever as well as the best film of the decade, this film really had everything, great acting, 4 different climax's, and amazing special effects. When I say it had everything I mean it to, Heath Ledger reinvented the role of The Joker as well as spoke one of the most famous quotes from the decade, "Why...So...Serious?" Everytime he would put the knife to someone's mouth and started telling his story you knew something horrible was coming and the ending couldn't have been any better, rather than blaming Harvey Dent and making Gotham City realize they have no hero, Batman ran as he should, cause like he said he's the hero Gotham Deserves, but not what they need ” - cartereddie31