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Biggest Movies 2010 

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Updated June 14, 2019 7.4k views 20 items
The top-grossing movies of 2010, from Toy Story 3 to Inception to The Twilight Saga Eclipse. These aren't the top movies of all time or anything, but they are the highest-selling films and most popular movies in 2010. Even if you don't go for big mainstream films, you should still check these out just to see why exactly these movies were so successful at the box offices.
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Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Lee Unkrich (2010), starring Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg & Michael Keaton
$415 million

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Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Tim Burton (2010), starring Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway & Helena Bonham Carter
$334 million

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Iron Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Jon Favreau filmography (2010), starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow & Don Cheadle
$312 million

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Eclipse is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by David Slade (2010), starring Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene & Anna Kendrick
$301 million

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Inception is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Christopher Nolan (2010), starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy & Marion Cotillard
$292 million

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Harry Potter and the Dea... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by David Yates (2010), starring Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe & Helena Bonham Carter
$258 million

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Despicable Me is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud (2010), starring Steve Carell, Jason Segel & Russell Brand
$250 million

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Shrek Forever After is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Mike Mitchell (2010), starring Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy & Julie Andrews
$238 million

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How to Train Your Dragon... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Dean DeBlois and Chris Sanders (2010), starring Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig & David Tennant
$218 million

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The Karate Kid is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Harald Zwart (2010), starring Jackie Chan, Taraji P. Henson & Jaden Smith

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Clash of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Louis Leterrier (2010), starring Gemma Arterton, Liam Neeson & Ralph Fiennes
$163 million

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Grown Ups is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Dennis Dugan (2010), starring Salma Hayek, Adam Sandler & Chris Rock

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MegaMind is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Tom McGrath (2010), starring Brad Pitt, Tina Fey & Will Ferrell
$140 million

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The Last Airbender is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by M. Night Shyamalan (2010), starring Nicola Peltz, Jackson Rathbone & Seychelle Gabriel
$132 million

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Shutter Island is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Martin Scorsese (2010), starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams & Mark Ruffalo
$128 million

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The Other Guys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Adam McKay (2010), starring Eva Mendes, Dwayne Johnson & Mark Wahlberg
$119 million

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Salt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Phillip Noyce (2010), starring Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber & Chiwetel Ejiofor
$118 million

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Jackass 3D is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Jeff Tremaine (2010), starring Mike Judge
$117 million

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Tangled is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Nathan Greno and Byron Howard (2010), starring Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman & Zachary Levi

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Valentine's Day is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Biggest Movies 2010
Dir. by Garry Marshall (2010), starring Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift & Anne Hathaway
$110 million

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