Movie trailers have become a medium unto themselves. Sometimes we're more excited for the trailer to a movie than the actual movie itself (and, indeed, sometimes the trailer ends up being better than the movie). There's a true artistry to the movie trailer, a tightrope act that can come crashing down if it isn't exactly right -- a really good trailer's got to entice and enthrall you to the point where you want more, but it pulls the plug at the last second.
Here are the ten best movie trailers 2010, the ones that got us really excited for the movie -- and for the trailer itself!
Cowboys & Aliens
Bearing a mysterious metal shackle on his wrist, an amnesiac gunslinger (Daniel Craig) wanders into a... Read More
Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a thief with the rare ability to enter people's dreams and steal their... Read More
Locked away, a young woman named Babydoll (Emily Browning) retreats to a fantasy world where she is free... Read More
Dean (Ryan Gosling) and Cindy (Michelle Williams) live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. To the... Read More
Winnie the Pooh
Three stories inspired by A.A. Milne add up to a very busy day for Winnie the Pooh (Jim Cummings) and... Read More
After an outlaw named Tom Chaney (Josh Brolin) murders her father, feisty 14-year-old farm girl Mattie... Read More
Nina (Natalie Portman) is a ballerina whose passion for the dance rules every facet of her life. When... Read More
When Nev Shulman, a New York photographer, receives a Facebook request from a child named Abby, he cannot... Read More