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The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked  

Jason Bancroft
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List Rules Vote up the movies you love that were released between 2010-2019.

You have a very important task ahead of you - voting for the best movies of the 2010s. While that may sound easy on the surface, it's actually going to be somewhat difficult. That's because there were so many great films during the past decade. When you look at the list of titles below, we guarantee you'll be impressed by just how many exemplary movies came out over the course of the last ten years.

What's even more impressive is how many different genres produced all-time classics. Drama, comedy, horror, science fiction, animation, horror, documentary - all are accounted for here. Aside from determining the top 100 movies of the 2010s, this list is intended to be an excellent resource for anyone in search of a really good movie to rent. No matter which genre you like the most, it has a presence. The odds are that you haven't seen all the titles on the list. Make it a project to catch every single one of them. Share the list with your friends, too, so they can discover their next obsession. 

Vote up your choices for the top movies of the last decade. Don't forget to check back later on to see how your pick fares, and to find out which movie makes it to the top spot. 

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Interstellar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Anne Hathaway, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Damon

Rotten Tomatoes score: 72%

Interstellar is a British-American 2014 science fiction epic film directed by Christopher Nolan, starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. The film ...more
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Ex Machina is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, Oscar Isaac

Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%

Ex Machina is a 2015 independent science fiction psychological thriller film directed by Alex Garland. A young programmer (Domhnall Gleeson) is selected to participate in a ground-breaking ...more
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Mad Max: Fury Road is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Hugh Keays-Byrne

Rotten Tomatoes score: 97%

Mad Max: Fury Road is a 2015 action film directed by George Miller. In a post apocalyptic desert wasteland where gasoline and water are scarce commodities, Max Rockatansky (Max Hardy) joins ...more
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Ve... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali

Rotten Tomatoes score: 97%

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a 2018 American computer-animated superhero film directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman, based on the Marvel Comics character. ...more
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Django Unchained is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson

Rotten Tomatoes score: 86%

Django Unchained is a 2012 American revisionist Western film directed by Quentin Tarantino. With the help of a German bounty hunter (Christoph Waltz), a freed slave (Jamie Foxx) sets out to ...more
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The Revenant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson

Rotten Tomatoes score: 79%

The Revenant is a 2015 American semi-biographical epic western film directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu. A frontiersman (Leonardo DiCaprio) on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s ...more
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Green Book is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini

Rotten Tomatoes score: 78%

Green Book is a 2018 comedy-drama film directed by Peter Farrelly. A bouncer (Viggo Mortensen) at a New York nightclub takes a job as a pianist's (Mahershala Ali) chauffeur during a tour in the ...more
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Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton

Rotten Tomatoes score: 98%

Toy Story 3 is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film, and the third film in the Toy Story series. It was produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. ...more
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Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein

Rotten Tomatoes score: 84%

Deadpool is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Tim Miller, based on the Marvel Comics character. After being given mutant abilities with a scarred physical appearance, Wade Wilson (Ryan ...more
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12 Years a Slave is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch

Rotten Tomatoes score: 95%

12 Years a Slave is a 2013 period drama film directed by Steve McQueen, based on the 1853 memoir by Solomon Northup In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free ...more
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The Wolf of Wall Street is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, Margot Robbie

Rotten Tomatoes score: 79%

The Wolf of Wall Street is a 2013 American biographical black comedy film directed by Martin Scorsese. The screenplay by Terence Winter is adapted from the eponymous memoir by Jordan Belfort and ...more
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Avengers: Endgame is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo

Rotten Tomatoes score: 94%

Avengers: Endgame is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team, and the sequel to Avengers: Infinity War. After Thanos (Josh ...more
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Parasite is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong

Rotten Tomatoes score: 99%

Parasite is a 2019 South Korean dark comedy thriller film directed by Bong Joon-ho. An unemployed driver (Song Kang-ho) and his out-of-work family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and ...more
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The Social Network is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Justin Timberlake, Rashida Jones, Rooney Mara

Rotten Tomatoes score: 96%

The Social Network is a 2010 American drama film directed by David Fincher and written by Aaron Sorkin. Adapted from Ben Mezrich's 2009 book The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of ...more
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Winter’s Bone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Garret Dillahunt

Rotten Tomatoes score: 94%

"Deep in the Ozark Mountains, clans live by a code of conduct that no one dares defy—until an intrepid teenage girl has no other choice. When Ree Dolly's father skips bail and goes missing, ...more
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Leave No Trace is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Ben Foster, Thomasin McKenzie, Jeff Kober

Rotten Tomatoes score: 100%

Leave No Trace is a 2018 American film directed by Debra Granik, based on the book My Abandonment by Peter Rock. A father (Ben Foster) and his 13 year-old daughter (Thomasin McKenzie) are living ...more
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A Beautiful Day in the Neighbo... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Chris Cooper

Rotten Tomatoes score: 97%

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood is a 2019 American drama film directed by Marielle Heller. An award-winning journalist's (Matthew Rhys) perspective on life is transformed after he ...more
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Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista

Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%

Guardians of the Galaxy is a 2014 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) forms a group of intergalactic "bad ...more
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Baby Driver is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James

Rotten Tomatoes score: 93%

Baby Driver is a 2017 British-American action thriller film written and directed by Edgar Wright. A young talented getaway driver (Ansel Elgort) who works for different hooligans gets in trouble ...more
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Call Me by Your Name is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Armie Hammer, Timothee Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg

Rotten Tomatoes score: 95%

Call Me by Your Name is a 2017 Italian-American romantic coming-of-age drama film directed by Luca Guadagnino, based on Andre Aciman's novel of the same name. In 1980s Italy, a romantic ...more
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The Fighter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg

Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%

The Fighter is a 2010 American biographical sports drama film directed by David O. Russell. Fledgling boxer Micky Ward (Mark Wahlberg) tries to escape the shadow of his more famous but troubled ...more
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The Dark Knight Rises is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman

Rotten Tomatoes score: 87%

The Dark Knight Rises is a 2012 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character. Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman (Christian Bale), with the ...more
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Moonlight is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe

Rotten Tomatoes score: 98%

Moonlight is a 2016 American coming-of-age drama film directed by Barry Jenkins, based on Tarell Alvin McCraney's unpublished semi-autobiographical play. A chronicle of the childhood, ...more
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The Shape of Water is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins

Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%

The Shape of Water is a 2017 American fantasy romance film directed by Guillermo del Toro. Lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence and isolation until she discovers a secret ...more
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Inception is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Movies Of The Decade, Ranked
Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Marion Cotillard

Rotten Tomatoes score: 87%

Inception is a 2010 science fiction thriller film written, produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. The film stars a large ensemble cast that includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Page, Joseph ...more