Best 2011 Movies

War Horse

War Horse

War Horse
IMDb: 7.2
146 min

Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World…

Genre: Best 2011
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
IMDb: 7.8
158 min

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch’s niece from 40 years ago….

Genre: Best 2011
Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol
IMDb: 7.4
133 min

Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a…

Genre: Best 2011
The Muppets

The Muppets

The Muppets
IMDb: 7.1
103 min

When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help the…

Hugo

Hugo

Hugo
IMDb: 7.5
126 min

Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo’s job is to oil and maintain the station’s clocks,…

Genre: Best 2011
Sherlock Holmes A Game Of Shadows

Sherlock Holmes A Game Of Shadows

Sherlock Holmes A Game Of Shadows
IMDb: 7.5
129 min

There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him…

Genre: Best 2011
J. Edgar

J. Edgar

J. Edgar
IMDb: 6.5
137 min

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that…

Genre: Best 2011
A Very Harold Kumar Christmas

A Very Harold Kumar Christmas

A Very Harold Kumar Christmas
IMDb: 6.3
108 min

Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold’s doorstep during…

Genre: Best 2011
The Adventures of Tintin

The Adventures of Tintin

The Adventures of Tintin
IMDb: 7.3
107 min

Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn…

Genre: Best 2011
50/50

50/50

50/50
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease.

Genre: Best 2011
Margin Call

Margin Call

Margin Call
IMDb: 7.1
107 min

A thriller that revolves around the key people at an investment bank over a 24-hour period during the early stages of the financial crisis.

Genre: Best 2011
We Need to Talk About Kevin

We Need to Talk About Kevin

We Need to Talk About Kevin
IMDb: 7.5
113 min

After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.

Genre: Best 2011
Real Steel

Real Steel

Real Steel
IMDb: 7.1
127 min

In the near-future, Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who retired from the ring when robots took over the sport. After Charlie’s robot is trashed, he reluctantly teams up with…

Genre: Best 2011
The Ides of March

The Ides of March

The Ides of March
IMDb: 7.1
101 min

Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman’s idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where ’victory’ is relative.

Genre: Best 2011
Moneyball

Moneyball

Moneyball
IMDb: 7.6
134 min

The story of Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane’s successful attempt to put together a baseball team on a budget, by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.

Genre: Best 2011
Carnage

Carnage

Carnage
IMDb: 7.2
80 min

After 11-year-old Zachary Cowan strikes his classmate across the face with a stick after an argument, the victim’s parents invite Zachary’s parents to their Brooklyn apartment to deal with the…

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Genre: Best 2011
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
IMDb: 7.1
127 min

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.

Genre: Best 2011
Warrior

Warrior

Warrior
IMDb: 8.2
140 min

The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he’s trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament – a path that puts the…

Genre: Best 2011
The Descendants

The Descendants

The Descendants
IMDb: 7.3
115 min

With his wife Elizabeth on life support after a boating accident, Hawaiian land baron, Matt King takes his daughters on a trip from Oahu to Kauai to confront the young…

Genre: Best 2011
The Inbetweeners Movie

The Inbetweeners Movie

The Inbetweeners Movie
IMDb: 6.7
97 min

High school graduation just wouldn’t be complete without an un-chaperoned, uninhibited and unforgettable final holiday. At least that’s what Will, Jay, Simon and Neil think when they book a two-week…

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Genre: Best 2011
The Skin I Live In

The Skin I Live In

The Skin I Live In
IMDb: 7.6
120 min

A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.

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The Help

The Help

The Help
IMDb: 8.0
146 min

Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has…

Genre: Best 2011
Drive

Drive

Drive
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

A Hollywood stunt performer who moonlights as a wheelman for criminals discovers that a contract has been put on him after a heist gone wrong.

Genre: Best 2011
Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer’s, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests…

Genre: Best 2011
Crazy Stupid Love

Crazy Stupid Love

Crazy Stupid Love
IMDb: 7.4
118 min

Cal Weaver is living the American dream. He has a good job, a beautiful house, great children and a beautiful wife, named Emily. Cal’s seemingly perfect life unravels, however, when…

Genre: Best 2011
The Guard

The Guard

The Guard
IMDb: 7.3
96 min

Two policemen must join forces to take on an international drug- smuggling gang – one, an unorthodox Irish policeman and the other, a straitlaced FBI agent. Sergeant Gerry Boyle is…

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Genre: Best 2011
Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2

Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2

Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2
IMDb: 8.1
130 min

Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a…

Genre: Best 2011
The Artist

The Artist

The Artist
IMDb: 7.9
100 min

Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer…

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Super 8

Super 8

Super 8
IMDb: 7.0
112 min

In 1979 Ohio, several youngsters are making a zombie movie with a Super-8 camera. In the midst of filming, the friends witness a horrifying train derailment and are lucky to…

Genre: Best 2011
X-Men First Class

X-Men First Class

X-Men First Class
IMDb: 7.7
132 min

Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they…

Melancholia

Melancholia

Melancholia
IMDb: 7.2
136 min

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

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Genre: Best 2011
Kung Fu Panda 2

Kung Fu Panda 2

Kung Fu Panda 2
IMDb: 7.2
91 min

Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five – Tigress, Crane, Mantis,…

Genre: Best 2011
The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life
IMDb: 6.8
139 min

The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult…

Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris
IMDb: 7.7
94 min

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from…

Fast Five

Fast Five

Fast Five
IMDb: 7.3
130 min

Former cop Brian O’Conner partners with ex-con Dom Toretto on the opposite side of the law. Since Brian and Mia Toretto broke Dom out of custody, they’ve blown across many…

Genre: Best 2011
Winnie the Pooh

Winnie the Pooh

Winnie the Pooh
IMDb: 7.2
63 min

During an ordinary day in Hundred Acre Wood, Winnie the Pooh sets out to find some honey. Misinterpreting a note from Christopher Robin, Pooh convinces Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga,…

Source Code

Source Code

Source Code
IMDb: 7.5
93 min

Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he’s involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He…

Genre: Best 2011
Win Win

Win Win

Win Win
IMDb: 7.1
106 min

When down-on-his-luck part-time high school wrestling coach Mike agrees to become legal guardian to an elderly man, his ward’s troubled grandson turns out to be a star grappler, sparking dreams…

Genre: Best 2011
The Lincoln Lawyer

The Lincoln Lawyer

The Lincoln Lawyer
IMDb: 7.3
119 min

A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.

Genre: Best 2011
A Separation

A Separation

A Separation
IMDb: 8.3
123 min

A married couple are faced with a difficult decision – to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after…

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Genre: Best 2011
Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre goes out into the world to become a governess. As she lives happily in her new position at Thornfield Hall, she meet the dark,…

Genre: Best 2011
Kill the Irishman

Kill the Irishman

Kill the Irishman
IMDb: 7.1
106 min

Over the summer of 1976, thirty-six bombs detonate in the heart of Cleveland while a turf war raged between Irish mobster Danny Greene and the Italian mafia. Based on a…

Genre: Best 2011
Limitless

Limitless

Limitless
IMDb: 7.4
105 min

A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret ”smart drug” that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect…

Genre: Best 2011
The Adjustment Bureau

The Adjustment Bureau

The Adjustment Bureau
IMDb: 7.0
106 min

A man glimpses the future Fate has planned for him – and chooses to fight for his own destiny. Battling the powerful Adjustment Bureau across, under and through the streets…

Genre: Best 2011
Rango

Rango

Rango
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the…

Genre: Best 2011
Paul

Paul

Paul
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

For the past 60 years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. But when he worries he’s…

Genre: Best 2011
The Devil’s Double

The Devil’s Double

The Devil’s Double
IMDb: 7.1
109 min

A chilling vision of the House of Saddam Hussein comes to life through the eyes of the man who was forced to become the double of Hussein’s sadistic son.

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Genre: Best 2011