Best of the Decade: 2000-2009

BEST FILM OF THE DECADE
ALMOST FAMOUS (2000)
AMELIE (2001)
CHILDREN OF MEN (2006)
CITY OF GOD (2003)
THE DARK KNIGHT (2008)
DONNIE DARKO (2001)
LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING (2003)
NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN (2007)
THE PIANIST (2002)
THERE WILL BE BLOOD (2007)

BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE FILM OF THE DECADE

AVATAR (2009)

CAST AWAY (2000)

CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON (2000)

THE DARK KNIGHT (2008)

DISTRICT 9 (2009)

GLADIATOR (2000)

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING (2001)

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING (2003)

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS (2002)

RABBIT-PROOF FENCE (2002)

 

 

BEST BIOPIC/HISTORICAL FILM OF THE DECADE

THE AVIATOR (2004)

A BEAUTIFUL MIND (2001)

THE DIVING BELL & THE BUTTERFLY (2007)

THE PIANIST (2002)

RAY (2004)

 

BEST COMEDY FILM OF THE DECADE

ADAPTATION (2002)

ALMOST FAMOUS (2000)

AMELIE (2001)

FINDING NEMO (2003)

THE INCREDIBLES (2004)

LOST IN TRANSLATION (2003)

O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU? (2000)

SHREK (2001)

UP (2009)

WALL-E (2008)

 

 

BEST CRIME FILM OF THE DECADE

CITY OF GOD (2003)

CRASH (2005)

THE DEPARTED (2006)

A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE (2005)

IN THE BEDROOM (2001)

MEMENTO (2001)

MYSTIC RIVER (2003)

NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN (2007)

ROAD TO PERDITION (2002)

TRAFFIC (2000)

 

 

BEST DRAMA FILM OF THE DECADE

AMORES PERROS (2000)

THE AVIATOR (2009)

THE DEPARTED (2006)

THE HURT LOCKER (2009)

THE LIVES OF OTHERS (2007)

MILLION DOLLAR BABY (2004)

MYSTIC RIVER (2003)

THE PIANIST (2002)

REQUIEM FOR A DREAM (2000)

THERE WILL BE BLOOD (2007)

 

 

BEST FANTASY FILM OF THE DECADE

BATMAN BEGINS (2005)

THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON (2008)

THE DARK KNIGHT (2008)

DONNIE DARKO (2001)

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING (2001)

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING (2003)

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS (2002)

PAN'S LABYRINTH (2006)

THE PRESTIGE (2006)

SPIRITED AWAY (2002)

 

 

BEST HORROR FILM OF THE DECADE

THE DESCENT (2005)

THE OTHERS (2001)

PAN'S LABYRINTH (2006)

 

 

BEST MUSICAL FILM OF THE DECADE

ALMOST FAMOUS (2000)

O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU? (2000)

ONCE (2007)

RAY (2004)

 

 

BEST ROMANCE FILM OF THE DECADE

AMELIE (2001)

ATONEMENT (2007)

BEFORE SUNSET (2004)

CLOSER (2004)

THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON (2008)

AN EDUCATION (2009)

LOST IN TRANSLATION (2003)

ONCE (2007)

SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE (2008)

UP IN THE AIR (2009)

 

 

BEST SCIENCE FICTION FILM OF THE DECADE

AVATAR (2009)

BATMAN BEGINS (2005)

CHILDREN OF MEN (2006)

THE DARK KNIGHT (2008)

DISTRICT 9 (2009)

DONNIE DARKO (2002)

ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND (2004)

THE INCREDIBLES (2004)

SIN CITY (2005)

WALL-E (2008)

 

 

BEST THRILLER / MYSTERY FILM OF THE DECADE

THE BOURNE IDENTITY (2002)

THE DARK KNIGHT (2008)

THE DEPARTED (2006)

IN THE BEDROOM (2001)

THE LIVES OF OTHERS (2007)

MEMENTO (2000)

MYSTIC RIVER (2003)

NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN (2007)

OLDBOY (2003)

ROAD TO PERDITION (2002)

 

 

BEST WAR / WESTERN FILM OF THE DECADE

ATONEMENT (2007)

BLOOD DIAMOND (2006)

BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN (2005)

THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS (2008)

THE COUNTERFEITERS (2007)

INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS (2009)

NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN (2007)

THE HURT LOCKER (2009)

PAN'S LABYRINTH (2007)

THE PIANIST (2002)