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Top 50 of the 00's

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People who added this item 1356 Average listal rating (816 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.4
Irreversible (2002)
Disturbingly beautiful and cruel with some absolutely fantastic camera work. Backwards storytelling really messes up your emotions.
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People who added this item 4413 Average listal rating (2852 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
Peaceful but still full of suppressed tension. Depicts really wonderfully life's crossroads.
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Another gem from Kaufman's endlessly deep and meaningful stories. Really broke the romantic genre's mould.
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People who added this item 2487 Average listal rating (1565 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.1
Without a doubt the best epic big budget Hollywood film of the noughties. A real tour de force performance by Paul Thomas Anderson and Daniel Day-Lewis.
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People who added this item 1545 Average listal rating (934 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
Before Sunset (2004)
This and the predecessor are one of those films that possess so many outer movie elements to me personally that they are really hard to evaluate on an objective manner. That is why I won't even bother. But despite those elements this is still a wonderfully simple and intensive film with some really convincing acting by Delpy and Hawke.
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People who added this item 5834 Average listal rating (3975 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8.1
Sin City (2005)
Beautiful, tight and generally great movie version of the graphic novels. After seeing The Spirit I am really frightened what will happen to the sequel.
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People who added this item 146 Average listal rating (60 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.2
Another great one from Tarr. Has of course some really great and beautiful long shots. Never thought that a crime movie could be done in this way.
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People who added this item 467 Average listal rating (235 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
Dolls (2002)
The only thing I really remember about this film was the visual greatness of it. Suppose it was beautiful on the inside too. Yeap, it must've been.
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People who added this item 3972 Average listal rating (2639 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.6
Spirited Away (2001)
Miyazaki has created such an unbelievably mysterious and lovable story and environment for this movie that I just can't understand people who don't praise this.
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People who added this item 1804 Average listal rating (1034 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.1
Dogville (2003)
Stripping the set to a floor with some paint on it brought this movie to a whole new level where you only really focus on the actors and their relations.
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People who added this item 920 Average listal rating (506 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5
Another Kaufman, yes indeed. This movie-within-a-movie-within-a-play-within-a-life? (or something like that) is so utterly meaningful and beautiful that it breaks me even to think about it. In a good way.
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People who added this item 692 Average listal rating (381 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9
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People who added this item 425 Average listal rating (250 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.5
The Cove (2009)
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People who added this item 2775 Average listal rating (1828 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
Oldboy (2003)
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People who added this item 751 Average listal rating (479 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1
Beats The Departed to the ground. That's all I have to say.
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People who added this item 1592 Average listal rating (889 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
Harsh, cruel and sometimes (oddly) just so wonderful. Especially the ending is a straight kick to the stomach and the movie is built up to it fantastically.
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A great black comedy with some totally hilarious scenes. Great music and some neat sea creatures.
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People who added this item 1204 Average listal rating (715 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
Talk to Her (2002)
Wonderfully created story about two relationships that aren't what they seem to be.
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People who added this item 2070 Average listal rating (1389 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.9
The Wrestler (2008)
Great movie in which director Aronofsky quite cunningly connects the real life battles of actor Mickey Rourke and that of his character Randy.
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People who added this item 1088 Average listal rating (655 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7
The New World (2005)
Malick did it again. Philosophical and beautiful.
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People who added this item 204 Average listal rating (101 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.9
Mammoth (2009)
Touching and stylish with a great soundtrack.
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People who added this item 1484 Average listal rating (956 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.3
Downfall (2004)
Extremely realistic (I would suppose) view of the final days of Hitler in his bunker. Great performance by Bruno Ganz.
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People who added this item 3020 Average listal rating (2129 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.6
Watchmen (2009)
Never was a fan of the superhero genre but this blew me away. Brutal fight scenes and the depth of the story are only one of the few aspects that make this a great movie.
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People who added this item 2578 Average listal rating (1735 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.6
Another quirky yet tragic and deep black comedy from Anderson. Great characters and story.
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People who added this item 193 Average listal rating (121 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
Tragicomedy at its best - and this is a documentary. This is Spinal Tap! coming alive!
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People who added this item 459 Average listal rating (296 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
One of my early 'movieholic' favorites that I have seen so many times. Great story with some really beautiful moments and characters.
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People who added this item 2861 Average listal rating (1830 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.7
City of God (2002)
Beautifully and vibrantly directed movie about the rising of drug centered lives in Rio de Janeiros' favelas in the 70s.
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People who added this item 52 Average listal rating (31 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.2
Ping-Pong (2002)
Funny with some really wonderful music and some very, very beautiful scenes. And all this in a ping pong movie, bizarre.
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LOTR did something that Harry Potters and other fantasy films based on books don't usually accomplish: it brought the books to life on the screen. I guess this installment represents the whole series.
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People who added this item 2748 Average listal rating (1729 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.9
Walk the Line (2005)
One of the best and most honest biopics there are.
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People who added this item 2215 Average listal rating (1350 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.3
The Fountain (2006)
Deep, thought provoking and visually so very beautiful.
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People who added this item 4364 Average listal rating (2751 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.4
In desperate need of rewatch but from what I remember, this was inventively shot and depicted drug abuse from various angles in a most interesting way.
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People who added this item 780 Average listal rating (458 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
3-Iron (2004)
Proves that words aren't needed to make a great film.
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People who added this item 137 Average listal rating (66 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
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People who added this item 1185 Average listal rating (678 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.5
Bad Education (2004)
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People who added this item 661 Average listal rating (416 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
Wonderfully animated and narrated documentary.
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People who added this item 585 Average listal rating (336 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
Cashback (2006)
Wonderfully original romantic movie that has some really brilliant and beautiful scenes.
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People who added this item 860 Average listal rating (470 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
Waking Life (2001)
A continuous flow of interesting thoughts about life and death.
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People who added this item 389 Average listal rating (221 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
An interesting story that is directed in an even more interesting way. Shows the underside of our so called "welfare state".
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People who added this item 641 Average listal rating (412 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8
Grizzly Man (2005)
An honest documentary with some really fascinating thoughts provided by Herzog and the protagonist Timothy Treadwell.
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People who added this item 1396 Average listal rating (830 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.6
Antichrist (2009)
Disturbing, haunting and beautiful at the same time.
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People who added this item 467 Average listal rating (278 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
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People who added this item 2857 Average listal rating (1738 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
Who did what and when and huh? The structure of the movie messed up my whole attitude about movies for awhile. Again in a good way. Badly in need of a rewatch.
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People who added this item 45 Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.3
Still camera works favorable in this documentary which tries to shine a light on the thoughts and lives of a few finnish people. Meaningful and beautiful.
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People who added this item 649 Average listal rating (372 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7
Gomorrah (2008)
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People who added this item 1901 Average listal rating (1233 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.6
High Fidelity (2000)
Small and easy romantic film that brings up some new aspects to the whole genre. Great music.
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People who added this item 1408 Average listal rating (889 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.5
Masterfully built story about the surveillance done in East Berlin during the Cold War.
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People who added this item 903 Average listal rating (552 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9
The Fall (2006)
A really beautifully shot movie with interesting sequences.
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People who added this item 1422 Average listal rating (887 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1
Amores Perros (2000)
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My top 50 of the noughties. I acknowledge that I have kind of a deficiency on some of the (probably) great movies - especially from outside of the U.S. - but haven't had that much time or energy or interest to sink into the films of the noughties. Some brief comments of those movies that I still can remember something insightful (hah).

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