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Movies That Turned 10 in 2019 

Jason Bancroft
Updated January 3, 2020 13.5k votes 671 voters 10.5k views 212 items

List Rules Vote up the movies that came out in 2009 that you still enjoy today.

Take a trip down memory lane with this list of movies that turned 10 in 2019. Featuring epic war dramas, comic book movies, well-made comedies, and some of the greatest movies of all time, the best 2009 films will remind you how well older movies have aged (or not) throughout the decades. What is your favorite movie that turned 10 years old in 2019?  

When ranking the movies that came out 10 years ago, you can expect to see movies that are already classics, like Up, Inglorious Basterds, and The Hangover, at the top. Other memorable 2009 movies include Avatar, The Watchmen, 500 Days of Summer, Zombieland, and The Time Traveler's Wife.

While The Hurt Locker won Best Picture at the 82nd Academy Awards, the 2009 Oscars celebrated other great films such as Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire, Coraline, District 9, and Invictus.

Vote up the best films released in 2009, and celebrate these movies turning 10 with another rewatch.

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Up is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman

Released: 2009

Directed by: Pete Docter

Up is a 2009 American 3D computer-animated adventure comedy-drama film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Pete Docter, the film centers on an ...more

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Avatar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

Released: 2009

Directed by: James Cameron

Avatar is a 2009 American epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Joel David Moore, Giovanni ...more

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The Princess and the Fro... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Oprah Winfrey, John Goodman, Terrence Howard

Released: 2009

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

The Princess and the Frog is a 2009 American animated musical romantic fantasy-comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 49th film in the ...more

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Cloudy with a Chance of ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Anna Faris, Neil Patrick Harris, Lauren Graham

Released: 2009

Directed by: Phil Lord, Chris Miller

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is a 2009 American computer-animated science fiction comedy film produced by Sony Pictures Animation, distributed by Columbia Pictures, and released on ...more

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Harry Potter and the Hal... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter

Released: 2009

Directed by: David Yates

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is a 2009 fantasy film directed by David Yates and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. Rowling. The ...more

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Coraline is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning, Ian McShane

Released: 2009

Directed by: Henry Selick

Coraline is a 2009 American stop-motion animated 3D dark fantasy film based on Neil Gaiman's 2002 novel of the same name. It was produced by Laika and distributed by Focus Features. Written and ...more

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Ice Age: Dawn of the Din... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig, Jane Lynch

Released: 2009

Directed by: Carlos Saldanha, Mike Thurmeier

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is a 2009 American 3-D computer animated comedy adventure film, and the third installment in the Ice Age series. It was produced by Blue Sky Studios and ...more

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The Hangover is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

Released: 2009

Directed by: Todd Phillips

The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film, co-produced and directed by Todd Phillips and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. It is the first film of The Hangover trilogy. The film stars ...more

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Fast & Furious is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster

Released: 2009

Directed by: Justin Lin

Fast & Furious is a 2009 American street racing action film directed by Justin Lin and written by Chris Morgan. It is the fourth installment of The Fast and the Furious franchise. The plot ...more

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Monsters vs. Aliens is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Reese Witherspoon, Amy Poehler, Renée Zellweger

Released: 2009

Directed by: Conrad Vernon, Rob Letterman

Monsters vs. Aliens is a 2009 American 3D computer-animated science fiction action comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was DreamWorks ...more

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Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

Released: 2009

Directed by: Ruben Fleischer

Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer from a screenplay written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Emma ...more

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The Blind Side is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Sandra Bullock, Lily Collins, Kathy Bates

Released: 2009

Directed by: John Lee Hancock

The Blind Side is a 2009 American semi-biographical sports drama film. It was written and directed by John Lee Hancock, and based on the 2006 book The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael ...more

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Taken is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace

Released: 2008

Directed by: Pierre Morel

Taken is a 2008 French action thriller film directed by Pierre Morel. A former CIA operative (Liam Neeson) sets about tracking down his teenage daughter Kim (Maggie Grace) and her best friend ...more

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Night at the Museum: Bat... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Ben Stiller

Released: 2009

Directed by: Shawn Levy

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Paul Blart: Mall Cop is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Kevin James, Jayma Mays, Bobby Cannavale

Released: 2009

Directed by: Steve Carr

Paul Blart: Mall Cop is a 2009 American family-action comedy film directed by Steve Carr and co-written by Kevin James, who stars as the title character, Paul Blart. Filming began in February ...more

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Sherlock Holmes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams

Released: 2009

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Sherlock Holmes is a 2009 period mystery action film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the character created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Detective Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.) and his ...more

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Inglourious Basterds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger

Released: 2009

Directed by: Eli Roth, Quentin Tarantino

Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 German-American war black comedy film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and starring Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Mélanie Laurent, Michael ...more

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Tinker Bell and the Lost... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné

Released: 2009

Directed by: Klay Hall

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds

Released: 2009

Directed by: Gavin Hood

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Where the Wild Things Ar... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Mark Ruffalo, Forest Whitaker, James Gandolfini

Released: 2009

Directed by: Spike Jonze

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Star Trek is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder

Released: 2009

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

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Alvin and the Chipmunks:... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Christina Applegate, Amy Poehler, Anna Faris

Released: 2009

Directed by: Betty Thomas

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Fantastic Mr. Fox is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray

Released: 2009

Directed by: Wes Anderson

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G-Force is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Steve Buscemi

Released: 2009

Directed by: Hoyt Yeatman

G-Force is a 2009 American 3D spy-fi action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Written by Cormac Wibberley and Marianne Wibberley, the film is the ...more

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A Christmas Carol is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Movies That Turned 10 in 2019
Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright

Released: 2009

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

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