Almost Famous
Rank Title Points Votes Your Vote
1
The movie that kicked off Peter Jackson's monumental trilogy, based upon the writings of J.R.R. Tolkein about a hobbit charged with saving Middle Earth.
Current Score:
1040
Total Votes:
5426
2
Christopher Nolan's second Bat-tale, and one of the biggest summer blockbusters ever, in which Christian Bale’s Batman is upstaged by Heather Ledger’s demented Joker.
Current Score:
1019
Total Votes:
5791
3
A violent gangster-crime movie adapted from a Hong Kong thriller by Martin Scorsese, with Jack Nicholson, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Matt Damon.
Current Score:
882
Total Votes:
5044
4
The Coen brothers Oscar-winning portrait of evil in the character of a terrifying killer (Javier Bardem) in pursuit of drug money in the hands of a war vet (Josh Brolin).
Current Score:
549
Total Votes:
4787
5
Pixar’s breakthrough movie about a clownfish (Albert Brooks)’s search for his missing son – and the highest-grossing computer-animated film to date.
Current Score:
541
Total Votes:
4761
6
Pixar's imaginative modern-day adventure classic featuring a grouchy widower (voice of Ed Asner) who flies away in a house buoyed by birthday balloons.
Current Score:
509
Total Votes:
4553
7
Te first of DreamWorks' revisionist fairy tales about a green ogre (Mike Myers), who serves as Prince Charming to Princess Fiona (Cameron Diaz).
Current Score:
453
Total Votes:
4547
8
The pirate movies that introduced us to a legendary nemesis (Davy Jones), a love triangle, and Johnny Depp as the eccentric Capt. Jack Sparrow.
Current Score:
418
Total Votes:
4858
9
Disney/Pixar's cautionary tale about a robot who brings humanity back from the brink; a thoughtful hit flick that won an Oscar for its story of love and hope.
Current Score:
127
Total Votes:
4555
10
A re-energizing reboot of the long-running James Bond action series with rugged British talent Daniel Craig as a brutally fierce 007.
Current Score:
74
Total Votes:
4546
11
James Cameron's ground-breaking 3D scifi epic set in the year 2154, about invasive Earth-dwellers bent on colonizing the distant alien moon of Pandora.
Current Score:
-55
Total Votes:
4941
12
A film noir by writer/director Christopher Nolan – told in reverse -- featuring a tattooed protagonist (Guy Pearce) with short-term memory loss.
Current Score:
-241
Total Votes:
4107
13
The first movie in the blockbuster franchise based on J.K. Rowling wizardry books, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson.
Current Score:
-423
Total Votes:
4239
14
Judd Apatow's comedy that signaled the return of raunchy R-rated fare, about a middle-aged male virgin (Steve Carell) seeking a sex partner and finding love.
Current Score:
-496
Total Votes:
4440
15
A Bollywood-inspired Best Picture winner from Danny Boyle about a Mumbai teenager who wins a TV trivia contest against all odds.
Current Score:
-580
Total Votes:
4382
16
Roman Polanski's semi-autobiographical recount of the horrors of the Holocaust, seen through the eyes of a Polish-Jewish musician (Adrien Brody).
Current Score:
-625
Total Votes:
3805
17
Charlie Kaufman's artful romantic fantasy about the lobotomizing erasure of painful romantic memories between ex-lovers (Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet).
Current Score:
-692
Total Votes:
4030
18
Cameron Crowe pays tribute to his days as a teenage rock journalist on the road with up-and-coming ‘70s band Stillwater and groupie Kate Hudson.
Current Score:
-759
Total Votes:
3761
19
Darren Aronofsky's portrait of drug addiction recounts the harrowing stories of characters played by Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, and Jennifer Connelly.
Current Score:
-893
Total Votes:
3653
20
Sofia Coppola's breakthrough movie about two alienated Americans "lost" in Tokyo: an aging actor (Bill Murray) and an unfulfilled wife (Scarlett Johansson).
Current Score:
-989
Total Votes:
3739
21
Beautifully narrated by Morgan Freeman, a depiction of the resilient lives of Emperor penguins struggling to survive in their harsh Antarctic climate.
Current Score:
-1099
Total Votes:
3681
22
Director David Lynch's mind-twister about a contract hit, dashed dreams, suicide and shifting identities, with Naomi Watts as a cipher at the heart of the tale.
Current Score:
-1453
Total Votes:
3463
23
Ang Lee’s eloquently filmed story about a secret romance, mournful longing and tragedy shared by two ‘60s farmhands (Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal).
Current Score:
-1586
Total Votes:
4320
24
Spike Lee's examination of racial hatred, fears and prejudice, as channeled through the character of convicted New York drug dealer (Edward Norton).
Current Score:
-1736
Total Votes:
3364
25
Michael Moore's controversial tirade against the Bush administration, its war on terror, and government corruption.
Current Score:
-1768
Total Votes:
4110