Finally, my “best of 2010” list has arrived.

Reviews for most of these films can be found on my blog but I didn’t bother inserting a clickable link for each title.  You can find the titles on the handy alphabetical list to the right or simply utilize the search feature on my blog.  Thanks!

Top Ten Films of 2010:

  1. The Fighter
  2. Mesrine
  3. The Social Network
  4. Inception
  5. The Town
  6. Black Swan
  7. The King’s Speech
  8. Mother
  9. Cold Weather
  10. Unstoppable

(winners are in bold)

Best Actor in a Leading Role:

  • Javier Bardem – Biutiful
  • Jeff Bridges – True Grit
  • Vincent Cassel – Mesrine
  • Aaron Eckhart – Rabbit Hole
  • Colin Firth – The King’s Speech

Best Actress in a Leading Role:

  • Katie Jarvis – Fish Tank
  • Hye-ja Kim – Mother
  • Julianne Moore – The Kids Are All Right
  • Natalie Portman – Black Swan
  • Hailee Steinfeld – True Grit

Best Supporting Actor:

  • Christian Bale – The Fighter
  • Andrew Garfield – The Social Network
  • Sam Rockwell – Conviction
  • Geoffrey Rush – The King’s Speech
  • Michael Shannon – The Runaways

Best Supporting Actress:

  • Amy Adams – The Fighter
  • Cecile De France – Mesrine
  • Elle Fanning – Somewhere
  • Jacki Weaver – Animal Kingdom
  • Olivia Williams – The Ghost Writer

Best Director:

  • Ben Affleck – The Town
  • David Fincher – The Social Network
  • Christopher Nolan – Inception
  • David O. Russell – The Fighter
  • Tony Scott – Unstoppable

Best Foreign Language Film:

  • The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo (Sweden)
  • Mesrine (France)
  • Mother (South Korea)
  • A Somewhat Gentle Man (Norway)
  • We Are What We Are (Mexico)

Best Documentary:

  • Exit Through the Gift Shop
  • Lemmy
  • Marwencol
  • The Minutemen
  • The Tillman Story

Best Screenplay:
The Social Network
Runner Up: The Fighter

Best Score:
The Social Network
Runners Up: Inception, Tron: Legacy

Best Mainstream Comedy:
Runner Up: Easy A

Best Indie/Arthouse Comedy:
The Kids Are All Right
Runner Up: It’s Kind of a Funny Story

Best Romantic Comedy:
She’s Out of My League
Runner Up: Love and Other Drugs

Best Horror Film:
Shutter Island
Runner Up: The Crazies

Best Animated Film:
Toy Story 3
Runner Up: The Illusionist

Best Australian Crime Thriller:
Animal Kingdom
Runners Up: The Square, Red Hill

Best Poster:

Runner Up:

One Response to “Finally, my “best of 2010” list has arrived.”
  1. Peyton says:

    Pretty nasty list.

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