Top 10 Films of the Year: 2000-Present

2014

  1. Foxcatcher
  2. Birdman (Or: The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  3. Nightcrawler
  4. Life Itself
  5. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  6. Whiplash
  7. Gone Girl
  8. Snowpiercer
  9. St. Vincent
  10. Joe

2013

  1. The Wolf of Wall Street
  2. Dallas Buyers Club
  3. 12 Years a Slave
  4. Gravity
  5. Prisoners
  6. Captain Phillips
  7. Trance
  8. This is the End
  9. The World’s End
  10. Stoker
2012

 
  1. The Master
  2. Prometheus
  3. Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World
  4. Django Unchained
  5. The Dark Knight Rises
  6. Argo
  7. Lincoln
  8. Skyfall
  9. Moonrise Kingdom
  10. Safety Not Guaranteed
2011

  1. Shame 
  2. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2
  3. The Tree of Life
  4. Hugo
  5. Attack the Block
  6. Super
  7. Young Adult
  8. Midnight in Paris
  9. Drive
  10. Super 8
2010

  1. Inception
  2. Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World
  3. Tron: Legacy
  4. Greenberg
  5. The Social Network
  6. The Fighter
  7. The Kids Are All Right
  8. Black Swan
  9. Barney’s Version
  10. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
2009

  1. Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Saphire
  2. Inglorious Basterds
  3. Moon
  4. A Serious Man
  5. Avatar
  6. Up in the Air
  7. Whip It
  8. Knowing
  9. The Hurt Locker
  10. Drag Me To Hell
2008

  1. The Dark Knight
  2. Milk
  3. Doubt
  4. The Wrestler
  5. Tropic Thunder
  6. Iron Man
  7. Smart People
  8. Frost/Nixon
  9. WALL-E
  10. W.
2007

  1. Zodiac
  2. I’m Not There
  3. There Will Be Blood
  4. The Darjeeling Limited
  5. No Country For Old Men
  6. American Gangster
  7. Once
  8. Michael Clayton
  9. Juno
  10. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
2006

  1. The Departed
  2. Half Nelson
  3. Marie Antoinette
  4. United 93
  5. Children of Men
  6. Casino Royale
  7. The Prestige
  8. A Prairie Home Companion
  9. Blood Diamond
  10. Little Miss Sunshine
2005

  1. Munich
  2. Batman Begins
  3. Brokeback Mountain
  4. Goodnight, and Good Luck.
  5. A History Of Violence
  6. The Constant Gardener
  7. The Upside of Anger
  8. Capote
  9. Syriana
  10. Last Days
2004

  1. The Aviator
  2. Sideways
  3. The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou
  4. Anchorman: The Legend Of Ron Burgundy
  5. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  6. Kill Bill, Volume 2
  7. Spider-Man 2
  8. Shaun of the Dead
  9. Million Dollar Baby
  10. Collateral
2003

  1. Lost In Translation
  2. House of Sand and Fog
  3. Matchstick Men
  4. Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  5. Finding Nemo
  6. Monster
  7. Bad Santa
  8. Monsieur Ibrahim
  9. Mystic River
  10. American Splendor
2002

  1. Moonlight Mile
  2. 25th Hour
  3. The Pianist
  4. Minority Report
  5. About A Boy
  6. Adaptation
  7. Frailty
  8. Auto Focus
  9. About Schmidt
  10. Gangs of New York
2001

  1. Ghost World
  2. The Royal Tenenbaums
  3. Monster’s Inc.
  4. Memento
  5. Mulholland Drive
  6. A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  7. The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring
  8. Monster’s Ball
  9. Amelie
  10. Black Hawk Down

2000

  1. Wonder Boys
  2. Almost Famous
  3. High Fidelity
  4. Requiem For a Dream
  5. Battle Royale
  6. American Psycho
  7. O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  8. Before Night Falls
  9. Traffic
  10. Meet the Parents