Top 50 Best Movies of 2009

Top Films of 2009

2009 was the golden year for Hollywood. If you take a look on history then you will find that the last year of every decade has been special to Hollywood in one way or another. Take for example 1999, the last year of 90s. A Lot of critically acclaimed films were released in the same year. The ratio of critically hit films to flop films was so high that it became very tough for Award Juries of various popular Awards to select the best movie of the year. Similarly 2009 again turned out to be lucky year for Hollywood. But this time it was not critically, it was commercially. Not only for Hollywood but for Bollywood too 2009 was a lucky Year. Both Hollywood and Bollywood got their highest grossing film of all time in the year 2009. Aamir Khan’s ‘3 Idiots’ became the highest grossing bollywood film in 2009.

Best Movies Of 2009

The year 2009 had a set of record breaking movies at box office. A total of 7 movies made it to the list of 50 highest grossing movies of all time. That was not just enough. Director James Cameroon’s Avatar broke the 13 year old record of Titanic and became the highest grossing film of all time. Avatar also became the first film to gross $2 billion at box office. Epic romance film ‘Titanic’ which become highest grossing film in 1997 was also directed by James Cameroon.

Animation genre once again proved to be profitable for Hollywood and most animated movies released in the year 2009 were blockbuster. At awad shows Kathyrn Bigelow’s The Hurt Locker turns out to be the biggest show runner and won a record 6 Oscars at the 82nd Academy Awards.

Here is a list of Best movies released in the year 2009:

50. Funny People
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49. Orphan
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48. 17 Again
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47. State of Play
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46. Invictus
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45. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
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44. Adventureland
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43. The Talking of Pelham 1,2,3
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42. Drag me to hell
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41. The Surrogates
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40. A Prophet
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39. Pandorum
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38. I Love You, man
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37. The Lovely Bones
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36. The Road
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35. The Proposal
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34. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
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33. Where the Wild things are
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32. Pirate Radio
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31. A Single Man
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30. Hachi: A Dog’s Tale
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29. Fantastic Mr. Fox
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28. The White Ribbon
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27. Coraline
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26. An Education
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25. Precious
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24. Mr. Nobody
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23. A Serious Man
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22. Mary and Max
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21. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
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20. Law Abiding Citizen
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19. Terminator Salvation
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18. The Blind Side
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17. Public Enemies
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16. X-Men Origins: Wolverine
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15. Up in the Air
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14. Moon
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13. (500) Days of Summer
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12. The Secret in their Eyes
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11. Zombieland
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10. District 9
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9. Inglorious Basterds
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8. Sherlock Holmes
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7. Star Trek
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6. Watchmen
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5. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince
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4. 3 idiots
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3. The Hangover
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2. Up
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1. Avatar
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A Lot of people think that comedy film ‘The Hangover’ deserve to be called as the best film of 2009. On the other hand many film-goers think that Pixar/Disney animated film UP deserves to be ranked on the first position of best movies of 2009. What you think about it?