Sunday, February 14, 2010

best of the decade: the movies (#60-#51)

60. Bend it Like Beckham (2003)
Kintop Pictures / Film Council / 20th Century Fox
dir. Gurinder Chadha
with Parminder Nagra, Keira Knightley, & Juliet Stevenson

59. Knocked Up (2007)
Universal Pictures / Apatow Productions
dir. Judd Apatow
with Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, & Paul Rudd

58. Chicken Run (2000)
DreamWorks SKG / Pathe Pictures International / Aardman Animations
dir. Nick Park & Peter Lord
with Julia Sawalha, Miranda Richardson, & Jane Horrocks

57. For Your Consideration (2006)
Shangri-La Entertainment / Castle Rock Entertainment
dir. Christopher Guest
with Catherine O'Hara, Harry Shearer, & Parker Posey

56. Hot Fuzz (2007)
Universal Pictures / Studio Canal / Rogue Pictures
dir. Edgar Wright
with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, & Jim Broadbent

55. Casino Royale (2006)
MGM / Columbia Pictures / United Artists
dir. Martin Campbell
with Daniel Craig, Eva Green, & Judi Dench

54. Sin City (2005)
Dimension Films / Troublemaker Studios
dir. Frank Miller & Robert Rodriguez
with Mickey Rourke, Benicio del Toro, & Clive Owen

53. Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Universal Pictures / The Weinstein Company / A Band Apart
dir. Quentin Tarantino
with Brad Pitt, Melanie Laurent, & Diane Kruger

52. Cast Away (2000)
DreamWorks SKG / ImageMovers / Playtone / 20th Century Fox
dir. Robert Zemeckis
with Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, & Wilson

51. Frozen River (2008)
Cohen Media Group / Frozen River Pictures / Sony Pictures Classics
dir. Courtney Hunt
with Melissa Leo, Misty Upham, & Charlie McDermott


Castor said...

Nice to see Frozen River get some love, it's a harrowing little indie.

Looking forward to your top 50!

Simon said...

Good to see Bend It Like Beckham working it's way out of the whatever-category-it-is ghetto.