My Own World Wide Movie Awards 2010

The best that the world of movies has to offer World Wide.
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1.
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 Mr. Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful Romulan from the future creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time. (127 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ BEST Movie of the Year! ” - hansbearnl
 
2.
Angels & Demons (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works with a nuclear physicist to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican during one of the significant events within the church. (138 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
“ WORST movie of the year! ” - hansbearnl
 
3.
Nine (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Famous film director Guido Contini struggles to find harmony in his professional and personal lives, as he engages in dramatic relationships with his wife, his mistress, his muse, his agent, and his mother. (118 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
“ Best Musical ” - hansbearnl
 
4.
John Rabe (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38. (134 mins.)
“ Best movie in the categories War/Western ” - hansbearnl
 
5.
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A loan officer who evicts an old woman from her home finds herself the recipient of a supernatural curse. Desperate, she turns to a seer to try and save her soul, while evil forces work to push her to a breaking point. (99 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ Best horror/thriller ” - hansbearnl
 
6.
Wesley (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The year is 1732. John Wesley, an irritatingly self-righteous instructor at Oxford is offered the chance to go to the new colony of Georgia... (110 mins.)
Director: John Jackman
“ Best inspirational movie ” - hansbearnl
 
7.
Eyes Wide Open (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A married, Orthodox, Jerusalem butcher and Jewish father of four falls in love with his handsome, 22-year-old male apprentice, triggering the suspicions of his wife and the disapproval of his Orthodox community. (91 mins.)
Director: Haim Tabakman
“ Best gay/lesbian themed movie ” - hansbearnl
 
8.
Coraline (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An adventurous girl finds another world that is a strangely idealized version of her frustrating home, but it has sinister secrets. (100 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
“ Best family entertainment ” - hansbearnl
 
9.
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 Mr. Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful Romulan from the future creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time. (127 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ Best Sci-Fi or Fantasy ” - hansbearnl
 
10.
Technotise: Edit & I (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Belgrade 2074. Edit is a student. After a few failed exams she decides to implant a memory chip... but, something strange starts happening to her. (100 mins.)
“ Best Animated Full Length movie. NOT in the imdb database: The Doll (Xiao Bu Ou) Best animated short (China) ” - hansbearnl
 
11.
Last Train Home (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A couple embarks on a journey home for Chinese new year along with 130 million other migrant workers, to reunite with their children and struggle for a future. Their unseen story plays out as China soars towards being a world superpower. (85 mins.)
Director: Lixin Fan
“ Best Documentary ” - hansbearnl
 
12.
A Matter of Size (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A comedy about a 'coming out' of a different kind - overweight people learning to accept themselves. (90 mins.)
“ Best Comedey ” - hansbearnl
 
13.
The Young Victoria (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert. (105 mins.)
“ Best movie based on historical or real life events ” - hansbearnl
 
14.
The Perfect Picture (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The story centers on three friends
“ Best movie from Africa/Middle East (Ghana) ” - hansbearnl
 
15.
Villon's Wife (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
This enticing period melodrama depicts a long-suffering woman's relationship with her brilliant but self-destructive writer husband in postwar Tokyo... (114 mins.)
“ Best Movie from Asia (Japan) ” - hansbearnl
 
16.
The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later. (129 mins.)
“ Best movie from Latin America (Argentine in cooperation with Spain) ” - hansbearnl
 
17.
The Misfortunates (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny? (108 mins.)
“ Best movie from my homecountry, The Netherlands ” - hansbearnl
 
18.
Mr. Nobody (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible. (141 mins.)
“ Best European Movie (Belgium) ” - hansbearnl
 
19.
Precious (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction. (110 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
“ Best director: Lee Daniels ” - hansbearnl
 
20.
A Single Man (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An English professor, one year after the sudden death of his boyfriend, is unable to cope with his typical days in 1960s Los Angeles. (99 mins.)
Director: Tom Ford
“ Best actor in a leading role: Colin Firth ” - hansbearnl
 
21.
Precious (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction. (110 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
“ Best actress in a leading role Gabourey Sidibe (2nd award) ” - hansbearnl
 
22.
The Young Victoria (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert. (105 mins.)
“ Best actor in a supporting role: Rupert Friend (2nd award) ” - hansbearnl
 
23.
Nine (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Famous film director Guido Contini struggles to find harmony in his professional and personal lives, as he engages in dramatic relationships with his wife, his mistress, his muse, his agent, and his mother. (118 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
“ Best actress in a supporting role: Penelope Cruz (2nd award) ” - hansbearnl
 
24.
The Young Victoria (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert. (105 mins.)
“ 3rd award: Sandy Powell, for best achievement in costume design ” - hansbearnl
 
25.
Avatar (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 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
“ Steve Ingram and others: achievement for best visual effects ” - hansbearnl
 
26.
The White Ribbon (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. Who is responsible? (144 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
“ Christian Berger: for achievement in cinematography ” - hansbearnl
 
27.
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 Mr. Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful Romulan from the future creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time. (127 mins.)
Director: J.J. Abrams
“ 3rd award - Rebecca Alling and others for achievement in Make-Up ” - hansbearnl
 
28.
A Single Man (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An English professor, one year after the sudden death of his boyfriend, is unable to cope with his typical days in 1960s Los Angeles. (99 mins.)
Director: Tom Ford
“ 2nd award: Abel Korzeniowski for best soundtrack/original score ” - hansbearnl
 
29.
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
“ Best Movie Poster Set (Set 3) ” - hansbearnl
 
30.
Precious (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction. (110 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
“ 3rd award: Best Movie Poster ” - hansbearnl
 
31.
The Great Queen Seondeok (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The Great Queen Seondeok dominated the ratings and continues to win fans in a story of action, humor... (60 mins.)
“ Best television or mini-series (South Korea) ” - hansbearnl
 
32.
Masha and the Bear (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A retired circus bear settles into the woods and prepares for a quiet new life surrounded by peace and tranquility until he is introduced to an adventurous little girl named Masha. (7 mins.)
“ Best Animated television series (Russia) ” - hansbearnl
 
33.
Nine (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Famous film director Guido Contini struggles to find harmony in his professional and personal lives, as he engages in dramatic relationships with his wife, his mistress, his muse, his agent, and his mother. (118 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
“ 3rd award: John DeLuca for achievement in best dance/action choreography (2010 the first time being announced) ” - hansbearnl