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THE BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR
2007
  1. There Will Be Blood
  2. No Country for Old Men
  3. Once
  4. 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
  5. Michael Clayton
  6. The Assassination of Jesse James
  7. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  8. Persepolis
  9. King of Kong 
  10. The Savages
Honorable Mentions: Atonement, Zodiac, Hot Fuzz, This is England, Syndromes and a Century, Before The Devil Knows You're Dead, Eastern Promises, Hairspray, Black Book, Knocked Up, 12:08 East of Bucharest
2006
  1. The Lives of Others
  2. Old Joy
  3. The Death of Mr. Lazarescu
  4. The Queen 
  5. Children of Men
  6. Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story
  7. Babel
  8. Half Nelson 
  9. Volver
  10. Notes on a Scandal
Honorable Mentions: Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, The Departed, United 93, Inland Empire, L'Enfant
2005
  1. Brokeback Mountain
  2. The Squid and the Whale
  3. Munich 
  4. The Constant Gardener
  5. Capote
  6. Oldboy
  7. Junebug 
  8. A History of Violence
  9. Murderball
  10. Match Point
Honorable Mentions: Pride & Prejudice, Good Night and Good Luck., King Kong, Syriana, Head-On
2004
  1. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  2. Before Sunset
  3. Dogville 
  4. Vera Drake
  5. Kill Bill, Vol. 2
  6. Sideways
  7. Born into Brothels 
  8. Tarnation
  9. Ray
  10. The Incredibles
Honorable Mentions: Bad Education, Kinsey, We Don't Live Here Anymore, Metallica: Some Kind of Monster, Spring, Summer, Winter, Fall...and Spring
2003
  1. American Splendor
  2. Capturing the Friedmans
  3. Lost in Translation 
  4. 21 Grams
  5. House of Sand and Fog
  6. The Triplets of Belleville
  7. The Magdalene Sisters 
  8. Finding Nemo
  9. City of God
  10. The Station Agent
Honorable Mentions: Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Spellbound, Mystic River, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Winged Migration
2002 | Complete Year in Review
  1. Far From Heaven
  2. About Schmidt
  3. Time Out 
  4. Minority Report
  5. Punch-Drunk Love
  6. Y Tu Mama Tambien
  7. Talk to Her
  8. Secretary
  9. Chicago
  10. Atanarjuat (The Fast Runner)
Honorable Mentions: Late Marriage, The Pianist, Rabbit-Proof Fence, Roger Dodger, 13 Conversations about One Thing
2001
  1. Ghost World
  2. In the Bedroom
  3. Mulholland Drive 
  4. In the Mood for Love
  5. L.I.E.
  6. Gosford Park
  7. Monster's Ball 
  8. Memento
  9. The Man Who Wasn't There
  10. Amelie
Honorable Mentions: The Royal Tenenbaums, The Deep End, Shrek, Amorres Perros, Waking Life
2000
  1. You Can Count on Me
  2. Traffic
  3. Yi Yi (A One and a Two)
  4. Before Night Falls 
  5. Chuck & Buck
  6. Ratcatcher
  7. Wonder Boys 
  8. Best in Show
  9. Erin Brockovich
  10. Almost Famous
Honorable Mentions: Virgin Suicides, Requiem for a Dream, Croupier, After Life
1999
  1. The Talented Mr. Ripley
  2. American Beauty
  3. The Dreamlife of Angels 
  4. Boys Don't Cry
  5. The Insider
  6. Being John Malkovich 
  7. Magnolia
  8. Three Kings
  9. Eyes Wide Shut
  10. Topsy-Turvy
Honorable Mentions: All About My Mother, Run Lola Run, The Limey, The Iron Giant, Election
1998
  1. Happiness
  2. Gods and Monsters
  3. The Celebration
  4. The Truman Show 
  5. Elizabeth
  6. Saving Private Ryan
  7. Hilary and Jackie 
  8. Pleasantville
  9. The Thin Red Line
  10. The Butcher Boy
Honorable Mentions: Central Station, Shakespeare in Love, Rushmore, The Opposite of Sex, Buffalo '66, Out of Sight, High Art, Antz
1997
  1. The Ice Storm
  2. L.A. Confidential
  3. The Sweet Hereafter
  4. Mrs. Brown
  5. In the Company of Men
  6. Boogie Nights
  7. Donnie Brasco
  8. Jackie Brown
  9. As Good As It Gets
  10. Eve's Bayou
Honorable Mentions: Deconstructing Harry, Ulee's Gold, The Full Monty, Chasing Amy, Titanic
1996
  1. Fargo
  2. Breaking the Waves
  3. Secrets and Lies
  4. Lone Star
  5. Bound
  6. Trainspotting
  7. Sling Blade
  8. Welcome to the Dollhouse
  9. The English Patient
  10. Emma
Honorable Mentions: Big Night, Shine, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Swingers, I Shot Andy Warhol
1995
  1. Safe
  2. Sense and Sensibility
  3. Leaving Las Vegas 
  4. Dead Man Walking
  5. Exotica
  6. Babe
  7. Il Postino (The Postman) 
  8. Toy Story
  9. To Die For
  10. Casino
Honorable Mentions: Clueless, Crumb, 12 Monkeys, The Brothers McMullen, Apollo 13,