127 Hours It takes a special actor to keep audiences entertained by a movie where he is stuck in a cave.
Biutiful Javier Bardem endures the ugly side of life in this heavy drama.
Winter's Bone Jennifer Lawrence and John Hawkes are both up for awards for this drama about drugs and family.
Black Swan Natalie Portman proves that even ballerinas have a dark side.
Animal Kingdom Jacki Weaver heads a family of robbers and druggies.
The Town Jeremy Renner and company show that Boston is still the place to set crime films.
The Kids Are Alright There always needs to be a controvertial nominee, and The Kids Are Alright tackles the issue of homosexuality.
Inception Are we dreaming? People are still talking about Dicaprio's mind bending thriller.
The Rabbit Hole Nicole Kidman shows how one death can destroy an entire family.
Blue Valentine Ryan Gosling may have the hearts of girls everywhere, but Michelle Williams takes over this romantic drama.
The Fighter The Fighter may be Mark Wahlberg's creation, but Christian Bale steals the show as Micky Ward's brother.
The King's Speech Colin Firth shows viewers a depth of King George VI they never knew.
The Social Network In this very topical movie, Jesse Eisenberg plays the creator of the increasingly popular Facebook.
Toy Story 3 Who doesn't love Toy Story? This 3D installment brings closure to many fans of the trilogy.
True Grit Jeff Bridges brings John Wayne's character to life in this remake of True Grit.