2010 - Best of…

Here are my top 10 lists (or top 5 for TV) for the year. These are not in any order although my favourite from each category is listed in bold.




Modern Family

30 Rock

The Office

Bored to Death

Karl Pilkington - An Idiot Abroad




My Dinosaur Life - Motion City Soundtrack

Real Talk - Man Overboard

Good Old War - Good Old War

Keep This To Yourself - Transit

The Upsides - The Wonder Years

Enemy of the World - Four Year Strong

Blue Sky Noise - Circa Survive

Diamond Eyes - Deftones

Old Crows/Young Cardinals - Alexisonfire

Tigers Jaw - Tigers Jaw




Monsters - Gareth Edwards

Kick Ass - Matthew Vaughn

The Social Network - David Fincher

Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World - Edgar Wright

Inception - Chris Nolan

Toy Story 3 - Lee Unkrich

Four Lions - Chris Morris

The Kids Are Alright - Lisa Cholodenko

Une Prophet - Jaques Audiard

Ghost Writer - Roman Polanski


Special mention to Exit Through the Gift Shop for being a genuinely enthralling documentary.


Finally, a list of films out next year that I cannot wait to see! Some of these are already out in the States which is annoying.




True Grit - Coen Brothers

Green Lantern(!!!) - Martin Campbell

Black Swan - Darren Aronofsky

Green Hornet - Michel Gondry

Red State(!!!) - Kevin Smith

27 Hours - Danny Boyle

Thor - Kenneth Branagh

Captain America – The First Avenger - Joe Johnston

Barney’s Version - Richard J. Lewis

Paul - Greg Mottola