While it didn't quite end up being The Year We Make Contact, 2010 was certainly a distinguished year for movie news -- box office records were broken, franchises were rebooted, awards were won and celebrities misbehaved. Here are the biggest movie stories of 2010, featuring the likes of talking toys, Mel Gibson, Kathryn Bigelow, Superman, Spider-Man, Stephen King, James Cameron and, of course, hobbits.
Toy Story 3 Movie Poster
Toy Story 3
G2010
Based on 39 critics

With their beloved Andy preparing to leave for college, Woody (Tom Hanks), Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen),... Read More

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Avatar
PG-132009
Based on 35 critics

On the lush alien world of Pandora live the Na'vi, beings who appear primitive but are highly evolved.... Read More

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
PG-132012
Based on 40 critics

Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) lives a simple life with his fellow hobbits in the shire, until the wizard... Read More

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The Amazing Spider-Man
PG-132012
Based on 42 critics

Abandoned by his parents and raised by an aunt and uncle, teenager Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield), AKA... Read More

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Marvel's the Avengers
PG-132012
Based on 43 critics

When Thor's evil brother, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), gains access to the unlimited power of the energy cube... Read More

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The Hurt Locker
R2008
Based on 35 critics

Staff Sgt. William James (Jeremy Renner), Sgt. J.T. Sanborn (Anthony Mackie) and Specialist Owen Eldridge... Read More

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The Hangover Part II
R2011
Based on 40 critics

Two years after the disastrous events in Las Vegas, it is now Stu's (Ed Helms) turn to walk down the... Read More

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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
R2011
Based on 41 critics

Disgraced financial reporter Mikael Blomkvist (Daniel Craig) finds a chance to redeem his honor after... Read More

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The Social Network
PG-132010
Based on 42 critics

In 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer genius Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg) begins work on a new... Read More

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