Best Fantasy Movies of 2010

1.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

6.9
7.7/10 IMDB

Harry, Ron and Hermione walk away from their last year at Hogwarts to find and destroy the remaining Horcruxes, putting an end to Voldemort's bid for immortality. But with Harry's beloved Dumbledore dead and Voldemort's unscrupulous Death Eaters on the loose, the world is more dangerous than ever.

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman, Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, Brendan Gleeson, John Hurt ..
Directed by: David Yates
Release date: 2010-10-17
2.

How to Train Your Dragon

6.8
8.1/10 IMDB

As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, and instead befriends the beast – which he names Toothless – much to the chagrin of his warrior father

Starring: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, David Tennant, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T. J. Miller, Kristen Wiig, Robin Atkin Downes ..
Directed by: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders
Release date: 2010-03-10
3.

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

6.2
7.5/10 IMDB

Scott Pilgrim is a 22 year old radical Canadian wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona Flowers, and must defeat her seven evil exes to be able to date her.

Starring: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin, Ellen Wong, Alison Pill, Mark Webber, Johnny Simmons, Anna Kendrick, Brie Larson, Aubrey Plaza ..
Directed by: Edgar Wright
Release date: 2010-08-12
4.

Alice in Wonderland

5.8
6.4/10 IMDB

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called 'Underland,' she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason – to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.

Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Crispin Glover, Marton Csokas, Lindsay Duncan, Matt Lucas, Geraldine James, Tim Pigott-Smith ..
Directed by: Tim Burton
Release date: 2010-03-03
5.

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole

5.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight the army being created by the wicked rulers of St. Aggie's. The film is based on the first three books in the series.

Starring: Emily Barclay, Abbie Cornish, Essie Davis, Joel Edgerton, Deborra-Lee Furness, Ryan Kwanten, Anthony LaPaglia, Helen Mirren, Sam Neill, Richard Roxburgh ..
Directed by: Zack Snyder
Release date: 2010-07-10
6.

Shrek Forever After

5.5
6.3/10 IMDB

A bored and domesticated Shrek pacts with deal-maker Rumpelstiltskin to get back to feeling like a real ogre again, but when he's duped and sent to a twisted version of Far Far Away—where Rumpelstiltskin is king, ogres are hunted, and he and Fiona have never met—he sets out to restore his world and reclaim his true love.

Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas, Julie Andrews, Jon Hamm, John Cleese, Craig Robinson, Walt Dohrn, Jane Lynch ..
Directed by: Mike Mitchell
Release date: 2010-05-16
7.

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

5.5
6.6/10 IMDB

A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time – gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world.

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Gemma Arterton, Ben Kingsley, Alfred Molina, Steve Toussaint, Toby Kebbell, Richard Coyle, Ronald Pickup, Reece Ritchie, Gísli Örn Garðarsson ..
Directed by: Mike Newell
Release date: 2010-05-19
8.

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

5.2
6.1/10 IMDB

Balthazar Blake is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath. Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler, a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as his reluctant protégé. The sorcerer gives his unwilling accomplice a crash course in the art and science of magic, and together, these unlikely partners work to stop the forces of darkness.

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel, Monica Bellucci, Alfred Molina, Teresa Palmer, Ethan Peck, Alice Krige, Toby Kebbell, Omar Benson Miller, Jake Cherry ..
Directed by: Jon Turteltaub
Release date: 2010-07-13
9.

Hereafter

5.2
6.4/10 IMDB

Three people — a blue-collar American, a French journalist and a London school boy — are touched by death in different ways.

Starring: Matt Damon, Bryce Dallas Howard, Thierry Neuvic, Cyndi Mayo Davis, Lisa Griffiths, Jessica Griffiths, Ferguson Reid, Derek Sakakura, George McLaren, Frankie McLaren ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 2010-10-22
10.

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

5.1
5.9/10 IMDB

Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate the entire world.

Starring: Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson, Alexandra Daddario, Jake Abel, Sean Bean, Pierce Brosnan, Steve Coogan, Rosario Dawson, Melina Kanakaredes, Catherine Keener ..
Directed by: Chris Columbus
Release date: 2010-02-01

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