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.
The Social Network
Based on 42 critics

Legal and personal complications follow the founding of popular website Facebook. Read More

Toy Story 3
Based on 39 critics

When Andy leaves for college, Woody, Buzz and the rest of the toys wind up at a day-care center. Read More

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Based on 35 critics

A former Marine (Sam Worthington) falls in love with a native (Zoe Saldana) of a lush alien world. Read More

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Based on 40 critics

Hobbit Bilbo Baggins joins 13 dwarves on a quest to reclaim the lost kingdom of Erebor. Read More

The Amazing Spider-Man
Based on 42 critics

Having acquired superhuman powers, Peter Parker begins a quest to solve his parents' disappearance. Read More

Marvel's The Avengers
Based on 43 critics

Superheroes join forces to save the world from an unexpected enemy. Read More

The Hurt Locker
Based on 35 critics

Members (Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie) of an elite bomb squad pull hazardous duty in Iraq. Read More

The Hangover 2
Based on 40 critics

An epic adventure ensues when Phil, Stu, Alan and Doug head to Thailand for Stu's wedding. Read More

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Based on 41 critics

A disgraced journalist and an investigator for a security firm probe a 40-year-old murder. Read More

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