Adam Walter’s still in the mood for lists. So he’s picking his favorite films of the DECADE.

What are yours?

I’m going to wait until my next break in the editing project. And then I’ll come back to this post and share my own picks in answer to Adam’s. So check back…



Here are my ten favorite films of this decade so far. These aren’t necessarily the greatest works of art, but they are the films I’m enjoyed and recommended the most since 2000.

  1. The New World
  2. Code Unknown
  3. Yi-Yi (A One and a Two)
  4. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  5. Gosford Park
  6. Punch-drunk Love
  7. Into Great Silence
  8. The Son
  9. Finding Nemo
  10. Stevie

And here are thirty more in alphabetical order…

  • Almost Famous
  • Amelie
  • Born into Brothels
  • Children of Men
  • Devil Came on Horseback
  • Distant (Uzak)
  • Dogville
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Hero
  • Junebug
  • Killer of Sheep
  • L’Enfant
  • Little Children
  • Lost in Translation
  • Millions
  • Moulin Rouge
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Pan’s Labyrinth
  • Royal Tenenbaums
  • Sophie Scholl
  • Spirited Away
  • Story of the Weeping Camel
  • The Death of Mr. Lazrescu
  • The Pianist
  • The Return
  • The Station Agent
  • The Story of the Weeping Camel
  • There Will Be Blood
  • United 93
  • Waking Life

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