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Movies That Turned 10 in 2019

Updated January 3, 2020 18.0k votes 673 voters 10.8k views212 items

List RulesVote 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

    Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner

    Released2009

    Directed byPete Docter

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    Avatar

    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

    Released2009

    Directed byJames Cameron

    Avatar is a 2009 American epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, and...  more
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  • The Princess and the Frog3
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    The Princess and the Frog

    Oprah Winfrey, John Goodman

    Released2009

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

    The Princess and the Frog is a 2009 American animated musical romantic fantasy-comedy film...  more
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  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs4
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    Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

    Anna Faris, Neil Patrick Harris

    Released2009

    Directed byPhil Lord, Chris Miller

    Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is a 2009 American computer-animated science fiction comedy...  more
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  • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs5
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    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

    Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig

    Released2009

    Directed byCarlos Saldanha, Mike Thurmeier

    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is a 2009 American 3-D computer animated comedy adventure film,...  more
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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince6
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    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe

    Released2009

    Directed byDavid Yates

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is a 2009 fantasy film directed by David Yates and...  more
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    Coraline

    Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning

    Released2009

    Directed byHenry Selick

    Coraline is a 2009 American stop-motion animated 3D dark fantasy film based on Neil Gaiman's...  more
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  • Monsters vs. Aliens8
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    Monsters vs. Aliens

    Reese Witherspoon, Amy Poehler

    Released2009

    Directed byConrad Vernon, Rob Letterman

    Monsters vs. Aliens is a 2009 American 3D computer-animated science fiction action comedy film...  more
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  • Fast & Furious9
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    Fast & Furious

    Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez

    Released2009

    Directed byJustin Lin

    Fast & Furious (aka Fast & Furious 4) is a 2009 action film directed by Justin Lin, and a...  more
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  • The Hangover10
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    The Hangover

    Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper

    Released2009

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film, co-produced and directed by Todd Phillips and...  more
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  • Zombieland11
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    Zombieland

    Emma Stone, Amber Heard

    Released2009

    Directed byRuben Fleischer

    Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer from a screenplay...  more
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  • The Blind Side12
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    The Blind Side

    Sandra Bullock, Lily Collins

    Released2009

    Directed byJohn Lee Hancock

    The Blind Side is a 2009 American semi-biographical sports drama film. It was written and...  more
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  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop13
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    Paul Blart: Mall Cop

    Kevin James, Jayma Mays

    Released2009

    Directed bySteve Carr

    Paul Blart: Mall Cop is a 2009 American family-action comedy film directed by Steve Carr and...  more
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  • Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian14
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    Released2009

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is a 2009 American adventure comedy film...  more
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  • Taken15
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    Taken

    Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen

    Released2008

    Directed byPierre Morel

    Taken is a 2008 French action thriller film directed by Pierre Morel. A former CIA operative...  more
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  • Sherlock Holmes16
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    Sherlock Holmes

    Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law

    Released2009

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

    Sherlock Holmes is a 2009 period mystery action film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the...  more
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  • Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure17
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    Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure

    Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth

    Released2009

    Directed byKlay Hall

    Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure is a 2009 computer-animated comedy adventure film based on...  more
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  • Where the Wild Things Are18
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    Where the Wild Things Are

    Mark Ruffalo, Forest Whitaker

    Released2009

    Directed bySpike Jonze

    Where the Wild Things Are is a 2009 fantasy drama film directed by Spike Jonze. Written by...  more
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  • X-Men Origins: Wolverine19
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    X-Men Origins: Wolverine

    Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber

    Released2009

    Directed byGavin Hood

    X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a 2009 American superhero film directed by Gavin Hood, based on...  more
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  • Inglorious Basterds20
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    Inglorious Basterds

    Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender

    Released2009

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 German-American war black comedy film written and directed by...  more
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  • Race to Witch Mountain21
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    Race to Witch Mountain

    Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino

    Released2009

    Directed byAndy Fickman

    Race to Witch Mountain is a 2009 science fiction/thriller film and a continuation to the 1975...  more
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  • Couples Retreat22
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    Couples Retreat

    Kristen Bell, Malin Åkerman

    Released2009

    Directed byPeter Billingsley

    Couples Retreat is a 2009 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Peter...  more
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  • Old Dogs23
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    Old Dogs

    John Travolta, Robin Williams

    Released2009

    Directed byWalt Becker

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  • Star Trek24
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    Star Trek

    Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison

    Released2009

    Directed byJ.J. Abrams

    Star Trek is a 2009 science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Roberto Orci and...  more
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  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel25
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    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel

    Christina Applegate, Amy Poehler

    Released2009

    Directed byBetty Thomas

    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel is a 2009 American live-action comedy film directed by...  more
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