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Best movies of 2009

Or rather, my favorites of the year. I cannot claim to be attached to the particular order of this list, but I tried to limit it to 10 films. However, I ended up pairing a few, due to similarities in theme or tone, plus one can get movie movies in a top 10 list that way...

1 Thirst
2 We Live in Public
3 Up
4 Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans/Terribly Happy
5 Inglorious Basterds
6 An Education/Coco Avant Chanel
7 Moon
8 In the Loop
9 Revanche
10 Rembrandt's J'Accuse/La Danse - Le ballet de l'Opera do Paris


There are plenty of others that I probably enjoyed just as much that maybe should be added to the above list, i.e. Still Walking, Black Dynamite, Taken, Humpday, Nure.Fighter.Boy, Jennifer's Body, Sunshine Cleaning, Orphan, Tokyo Sonata, and World's Greatest Dad. Additionally, the year isn't quite over yet and I haven't yet seen Up in the Air, Broken Embraces, or Avatar... along with tons of others, because I just never see them all, but I do what I can between work, play and Rock Band.

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