Highest Rated Feature Films Released 2011-01-01 to 2011-12-31 With At Least 1000 Votes


1. The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall (2011)

137 min | Drama, Music, Musical

8.9
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A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorizes the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protégée whom he trains and loves.

Directors: Nick Morris, Laurence Connor | Stars: Ramin Karimloo, Sierra Boggess, Hadley Fraser, Wendy Ferguson

Votes: 4,386

2. The Intouchables (2011)

R | 112 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

8.6
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57 Metascore

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver.

Directors: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano | Stars: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot

Votes: 512,886 | Gross: $13.18M

3. A Separation (2011)

PG-13 | 123 min | Drama, Mystery

8.4
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95 Metascore

A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease.

Director: Asghar Farhadi | Stars: Peyman Moaadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini

Votes: 154,123 | Gross: $7.10M

4. Asmaa (2011)

96 min | Drama

8.4
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A woman who suffers from AIDS decides not to surrender to the fatal disease. She exerts huge efforts in trying to recover or by helping those who suffer the same disease by giving them glimmers of hope.

Director: Amr Salama | Stars: Maged El Kedwany, Hani Adel, Hend Sabry, Mahmoud Azzazy

Votes: 3,268

5. Bol (2011)

165 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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A female convict on death row, her last wish is to tell her story to the media.

Director: Shoaib Mansoor | Stars: Humaima Malik, Manzar Sehbai, Shafqat Cheema, Iman Ali

Votes: 7,207 | Gross: $0.15M

6. Guerrilla (2011)

Drama, History, War

8.3
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Bilkis Banu, lost her husband Hasan on the bloody night of 25th March 1971. She tries to forget him and concentrate on the urban guerrilla movements of Dhaka with Altaf Mahmud, Shahadat, ... See full summary »

Director: Nasiruddin Yousuff | Stars: Joya Ahsan, Ferdous Ahmed, Shampa Reza, Ahmed Rubel

Votes: 1,463

7. Warrior (2011)

PG-13 | 140 min | Drama, Sport

8.2
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71 Metascore

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.

Director: Gavin O'Connor | Stars: Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte, Joel Edgerton, Jennifer Morrison

Votes: 336,478 | Gross: $13.65M

8. Shala (2011)

108 min | Romance

8.2
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Set in the 70's in rural India, four 9th grade kids were writing their destiny. Joshi (14) is madly in love with Shirodkar (14) a beautiful Indian looking girl. Both study in the same class. The age old question "What is love anyway?"

Director: Sujay Dahake | Stars: Anshuman Joshi, Ketaki Mategaonkar, Dilip Prabhavalkar, Nandu Madhav

Votes: 1,319

9. The Help (2011)

PG-13 | 146 min | Drama

8.1
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62 Metascore

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

Director: Tate Taylor | Stars: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Votes: 322,802 | Gross: $169.71M

10. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

PG-13 | 130 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.1
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87 Metascore

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.

Director: David Yates | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon

Votes: 550,351 | Gross: $380.96M

11. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)

155 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged.

Director: Zoya Akhtar | Stars: Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Naseeruddin Shah, Farhan Akhtar

Votes: 44,381 | Gross: $3.08M

12. Baishe Srabon (2011)

120 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.1
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An ex-cop is hired to track down a serial killer who carries out his killings according to Bengali poetry.

Director: Srijit Mukherji | Stars: Prasenjit Chatterjee, Parambrata Chatterjee, Raima Sen, Abir Chatterjee

Votes: 2,329

13. Deiva Thirumagal (2011)

162 min | Drama, Family, Musical

8.1
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A mentally retarded man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter, and in the process teaches his opponent lawyer the value of love and family.

Director: Vijay | Stars: Vikram, Anushka Shetty, Amala Paul, Nassar

Votes: 3,404

14. Here Without Me (2011)

100 min | Drama, Family

8.1
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The story is about the world of a small family with familiar dreams and not so remarkable problems. The mother is trying to lead everything to save her family, but small events disarrange all her plans.

Director: Bahram Tavakoli | Stars: Saber Abar, Negar Javaherian, Fatemah Motamed-Aria, Parsa Pirouzfar

Votes: 3,036

15. The Artist (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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89 Metascore

A silent movie star meets a young dancer, but the arrival of talking pictures sends their careers in opposite directions.

Director: Michel Hazanavicius | Stars: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell

Votes: 191,555 | Gross: $44.67M

16. Silenced (2011)

125 min | Drama

8.0
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Gang In-ho, who is working to earn money for his daughter's surgery, is appointed to a school for hearing-impaired children in Gwangju. But what he discovers there is an ugly truth: the ... See full summary »

Director: Dong-hyuk Hwang | Stars: Yoo Gong, Yu-mi Jeong, Hyeon-soo Kim, Ji-yeong Kim

Votes: 4,198

17. To the Forest of Firefly Lights (2011)

45 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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Hotaru is rescued by a spirit when she gets lost in a forest as a child. The two become friends, despite the spirit revealing that he will disappear if he is ever touched by a human.

Director: Takahiro Ômori | Stars: Hiroki Gotô, Asami Imai, Taya Jun, Ayane Sakura

Votes: 3,399

18. Aadukalam (2011)

160 min | Action, Drama, Romance

8.0
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In a village in South India, rearing roosters, maintaining them and using them for fights are a way of life and a matter of honor and lifeline to many people.

Director: Vetrimaaran | Stars: Dhanush, Tapsee Pannu, Jayabalan, Kishore Kumar G.

Votes: 2,416

19. My Grandfather's People (2011)

126 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.0
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Grandpapa and his family were torn from their land, forced to migrate from Crete during the population exchange when he was just seven years old. Grands greatest desire is to see the land ... See full summary »

Director: Çagan Irmak | Stars: Çetin Tekindor, Yigit Özsener, Gökçe Bahadir, Sacide Tasaner

Votes: 5,153

20. Traffic (2011)

122 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.0
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An emotional thriller based on a road trip from Kochi to Palakkad. Inspired from the real events that happened in Chennai.

Director: Rajesh Pillai | Stars: Sreenivasan, Kunchacko Boban, Rahman, Anoop Menon

Votes: 2,036

21. Anytime, Anywhere (2011)

150 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.0
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Two love stories - one set against the backdrop of Chennai and the other in Trichy - that join together in the climax, in a most unexpected turn of events.

Director: M. Saravanan | Stars: Jai, Sharvanand, Anjali, Ananya

Votes: 1,171

22. Yutham Sei (2011)

160 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A common man's ability to defeat the devil. A cop identifies the mystery and solves the problem.

Director: Myshkin | Stars: Cheran, Dipa Shah, Y.G. Mahendran, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan

Votes: 1,051

23. Amar Bondhu Rashed (2011)

96 min | War

8.0
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Amar Bondhu Rashed, a fictional story based on the Liberation War of Bangladesh and written by the popular children's literature Dr Mohammad Jafar Iqbal

Director: Morshedul Islam | Stars: Chowdhury Zawata Afnan, Rayan Ibtesham Chowdhury, Refayat Zinnat, Faiyaz Bin Zia

Votes: 1,120

24. Sunny (2011)

124 min | Drama

7.9
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New high-school transfer student Na-Mi comes from a small town in Jeolla Province to her new school in the capital city of Seoul. When she is nervous, her small town dialect comes out & she... See full summary »

Director: Hyeong-Cheol Kang | Stars: Ho-jeong Yu, Eun-kyung Shim, Hee-kyung Jin, Min-yeong Kim

Votes: 3,070

25. Stanley Ka Dabba (2011)

96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.9
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A school-teacher, who forces children to share their food with him, forbids one from entering the school until he brings his own Tiffin/Lunch-box.

Director: Amole Gupte | Stars: Partho A. Gupte, Numaan Sheikh, Abhishek Reddy, Sai Shara Shetty

Votes: 4,248

26. X-Men: First Class (2011)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.8
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65 Metascore

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.

Director: Matthew Vaughn | Stars: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Kevin Bacon

Votes: 524,072 | Gross: $146.41M

27. Drive (I) (2011)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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78 Metascore

A mysterious Hollywood stuntman and mechanic moonlights as a getaway driver and finds himself trouble when he helps out his neighbor.

Director: Nicolas Winding Refn | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Albert Brooks

Votes: 437,108 | Gross: $35.05M

28. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

R | 158 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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71 Metascore

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.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer, Stellan Skarsgård

Votes: 333,631 | Gross: $102.52M

29. Once Upon a Time in Anatolia (2011)

Not Rated | 157 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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82 Metascore

A group of men set out in search of a dead body in the Anatolian steppes.

Director: Nuri Bilge Ceylan | Stars: Muhammet Uzuner, Yilmaz Erdogan, Taner Birsel, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan

Votes: 26,888 | Gross: $0.14M

30. The Turin Horse (2011)

Not Rated | 146 min | Drama

7.8
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80 Metascore

A rural farmer is forced to confront the mortality of his faithful horse.

Directors: Béla Tarr, Ágnes Hranitzky | Stars: János Derzsi, Erika Bók, Mihály Kormos, Ricsi

Votes: 10,262 | Gross: $0.05M

31. My Way (2011)

R | 137 min | Action, Drama, History

7.8
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30 Metascore

In World War II-era Korea, rival runners, one Korean (Jang Dong-gun) and one Japanese (Joe Odagiri), go to war together against the Soviets.

Director: Je-kyu Kang | Stars: Dong-gun Jang, Joe Odagiri, Bingbing Fan, In-kwon Kim

Votes: 7,085 | Gross: $0.07M

32. Always (2011)

108 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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A love story centered on ex-boxer Chul-min and a blind telemarketer Jung-hwa.

Director: Il-gon Song | Stars: Ji-seob So, Hyo-ju Han, Shin-il Kang, Cheol-min Park

Votes: 4,219

33. Losers' Club (2011)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Kaan and Mete, co-hosts of a mid 1990s radio show called Kaybedenler Kulübü (Losers' Club), struggle to deal with their daily lives after their show becomes an instant hit. Kaan meets ... See full summary »

Director: Tolga Örnek | Stars: Nejat Isler, Yigit Özsener, Ahu Türkpençe, Idil Firat

Votes: 13,609

34. Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)

149 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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After falling in love, three room-mates experience changes in their lives.

Director: Luv Ranjan | Stars: Kartik Aaryan, Raayo S. Bakhirta, Ranjit Batra, Nushrat Bharucha

Votes: 12,276

35. Ko (2011)

128 min | Action, Thriller

7.8
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A Press Photographer helps a team of youths to win the election by mocking corrupt politicians in his newspaper, but later the plot moves quite differently.

Director: Anand K.V. | Stars: Jiiva, Ajmal Ameer, Karthika Nair, Piaa Bajpai

Votes: 3,812

36. Midnight in Paris (2011)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.7
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81 Metascore

While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s everyday at midnight.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, Kathy Bates, Kurt Fuller

Votes: 304,260 | Gross: $56.82M

37. 50/50 (2011)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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72 Metascore

Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease.

Director: Jonathan Levine | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick, Bryce Dallas Howard

Votes: 272,444 | Gross: $34.96M

38. Weekend (II) (2011)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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81 Metascore

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.

Director: Andrew Haigh | Stars: Tom Cullen, Chris New, Jonathan Race, Laura Freeman

Votes: 20,183 | Gross: $0.47M

39. Detachment (2011)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

7.7
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52 Metascore

A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment.

Director: Tony Kaye | Stars: Adrien Brody, Christina Hendricks, Marcia Gay Harden, Lucy Liu

Votes: 57,715 | Gross: $0.07M

40. Oslo, August 31st (2011)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

7.7
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84 Metascore

One day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict, who takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo.

Director: Joachim Trier | Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Hans Olav Brenner, Ingrid Olava, Malin Crépin

Votes: 13,746 | Gross: $0.10M

41. You Are the Apple of My Eye (2011)

109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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A group of close friends who attend a private school all have a debilitating crush on the sunny star pupil, Shen Jiayi. The only member of the group who claims not to is Ke Jingteng, but he ends up loving her as well.

Director: Giddens Ko | Stars: Chen-tung Ko, Michelle Chen, Shao-Wen Hao, Owodog

Votes: 6,273

42. Behzat Ç.: Seni Kalbime Gömdüm (2011)

110 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

7.7
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An agressive police officer tries to solve the mystery behind consecutive murders. While doing so, he must fight against his inner demons.

Director: Serdar Akar | Stars: Erdal Besikçioglu, Tardu Flordun, Cansu Dere, Canan Erguder

Votes: 6,794

43. Siberia, Monamour (2011)

102 min | Drama

7.7
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Siberia. Late autumn. In taiga, in the deserted village there lives an old man Ivan & his seven-year-old grandson Leshia. A pack of feral dogs devours everything alive in the neighborhood. ... See full summary »

Director: Vyacheslav Ross | Stars: Pyotr Zaychenko, Mikhail Protsko, Sergey Novikov, Lidiya Bayrashevskaya

Votes: 1,534

44. Ala Modalaindi (2011)

136 min | Drama

7.7
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On the day of his girlfriend's marriage, Gautam gets kidnapped by an unknown criminal. Bored on the way to the kidnapper's den, Gautam is forced to narrate his cute love story which is filled with loads of twists and turns.

Director: Nandini Bv Reddy | Stars: Nani, Nithya Menon, Sneha Ullal, Kriti Kharbanda

Votes: 1,146

45. Pilla Zamindar (2011)

148 min | Drama

7.7
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PJ has to go through a rough journey of living like a common man and graduating from a village-based college to inherit his grandfather's wealth.

Director: Ashok G. | Stars: Nani, Haripriya, Bindhu Madhavi, Rao Ramesh

Votes: 1,002

46. Indian Rupee (2011)

155 min | Drama, Family

7.7
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The story is about the real estate business happening in Kerala focusing on the city of Calicut. Surendran (Prithviraj) is the central character of the movie, who happens to be a jobless ... See full summary »

Director: Renjith | Stars: Prithviraj Sukumaran, Thilakan, Tini Tom, Lalu Alex

Votes: 1,070

47. Stopped on Track (2011)

110 min | Drama

7.7
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When Frank is diagnosed with incurable brain tumor, he's got only a few months to live. Along with his wife, he doesn't know how and when to tell their children about it. Meanwhile, Frank's health is getting worse with each day.

Director: Andreas Dresen | Stars: Steffi Kühnert, Milan Peschel, Talisa Lilly Lemke, Mika Seidel

Votes: 1,207

48. Moneyball (2011)

PG-13 | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.6
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87 Metascore

Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.

Director: Bennett Miller | Stars: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 286,031 | Gross: $75.61M

49. The Raid: Redemption (2011)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.6
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73 Metascore

A S.W.A.T. team becomes trapped in a tenement run by a ruthless mobster and his army of killers and thugs.

Director: Gareth Evans | Stars: Iko Uwais, Ananda George, Ray Sahetapy, Donny Alamsyah

Votes: 149,927 | Gross: $4.11M

50. Headhunters (2011)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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72 Metascore

An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary.

Director: Morten Tyldum | Stars: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard

Votes: 80,202 | Gross: $1.20M