And here we are. Ten more years have dropped behind us and what have we got to show for it but a thousand forgotten dreams and a million misplaced memories. Blah blah blah. Sure, we’re nowhere near as advanced as we’d hoped to be by now, and so much we had hoped to have accomplished remains left undone; lying incomplete and nearly forgotten.
But who cares!? We gots film! We have movies that we watched throughout the past ten years over and over and over and over, and these flicks weren’t so much a part of us as we were a part our couches while we watched them. Seriously…we didn’t move, at all. We’d watch them three times on a Tuesday and not blink an eye. And who cared? Respectable art deserves respect, right? And we laid it on….thick.
But why not?! There was enough good stuff released over the past ten years that we could go on living our decent lives filled with carefully beautiful art – the kind you can set your drink on; the kind you could set your clock by. And thanks be to Jeebus, ’cause I freakin LOVE movies. Especially good ones.
That said, and without further whathaveyou, here is my Top 25 Films of the Past Decade:
The following were all respectable…and just missed the cut.
Honorable mentions, they be:
So there ya have it – the movies of the decade according to me. Please, please, please…tell me what you think; tell me what I missed; tell me why I’m wrong. I can take it. Everything else, IMH(umble)O, was either a-okay or total crap.
Had to add these glaring omissions: