Public Enemies, Fantastic Mr Fox, Inglrious Basterds, Up, Star Trek

We've said it before and we'll say it again... what a brilliant year it's been at the cinema. 2009 kicked off with the award-magnet Slumdog Millionaire and ended with the mighty Avatar - and then there was a whole bunch of great stuff in between.

But which film was the best of the year? Well, you're in the right place to find that out as we reveal to you the 25 greatest movies of 2009 which, like all good award shows, will be revealed in reverse order...