Loper Report: The best films of the decade

MADISON, Wis. – Film critic Wil Loper shares the best films of the decade.

Movies in order of appearance:

  • 00:00 – Gravity
  • 00:01 – Iron Man 3
  • 00:02 – Easy A
  • 00:03 – Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
  • 00:04 – Dolemite is My Name
  • 00:04 – Hugo
  • 00:08 – Super 8
  • 00:09 – Kong: Skull Island
  • 00:10 – Inception
  • 00:12 – Doctor Strange
  • 00:13 – Interstellar
  • 00:15 – Life of Pi
  • 00:17 – Annihilation
  • 00:18 – Godzilla: King of the Monsters
  • 00:19 – The King’s Speech
  • 00:20 – Ghostbusters
  • 00:21 – The Help
  • 00:21 – Nebraska
  • 00:22 – The Social Network
  • 00:22 – Good Time
  • 00:23 – Parasite
  • 00:23 – Spy
  • 00:23 – Fast Five
  • 00:24 – The Great Gatsby
  • 00:25 – Django Unchained
  • 00:26 – Argo
  • 00:26 – Thor
  • 00:27 – The World’s End
  • 00:28 – The Heat
  • 00:32 – Burlesque
  • 00:33 – Booksmart
  • 00:34 – Girls Trip
  • 00:35 – Bridesmaids
  • 00:36 – Magic Mike
  • 00:37 – American Hustle
  • 00:38 – Call Me By Your Name
  • 00:39 – Ex Machina
  • 00:41 – The Lego Movie
  • 00:42 – Whiplash
  • 00:45 – Get On Up
  • 00:46 – Holy Motors
  • 00:47 – La La Land
  • 00:48 – The Artist
  • 00:50 – The Greatest Showman
  • 00:52 – Black Swan
  • 00:53 – Green Book
  • 00:55 – Hail, Caesar!
  • 00:56 – Silver Linings Playbook
  • 00:57 – Footloose
  • 00:59 – Mad Max: Fury Road
  • 1:01 – Baby Driver
  • 1:05 – Drive
  • 1:07 – Furious 7
  • 1:11 – Pacific Rim
  • 1:12 – Transformers: The Last Knight
  • 1:13 – Kong: Skull Island
  • 1:14 – War for the Planet of the Apes
  • 1:15 – Mad Max: Fury Road
  • 1:16 – The Avengers
  • 1:16 – Brave
  • 1:16 – Robin Hood
  • 1:17 – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • 1:19 – Atomic Blonde
  • 1:20 – Kingsman: The Golden Circle
  • 1:21 – Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol
  • 1:23 – Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
  • 1:25 – Captain Underpants
  • 1:28 – A Star is Born
  • 1:32 – Carol
  • 1:35 – Midnight
  • 1:36 – Drive
  • 1:38 – Before Midnight
  • 1:40 – Amour
  • 1:42 – Fifty Shades Darker
  • 1:44 – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1
  • 1:45 – The Shape of Water
  • 1:46 – Certified Copy
  • 1:47 – Loving
  • 1:49 – The Fault in Our Stars
  • 1:51 – Beauty and the Beast
  • 1:52 – Florence Foster Jenkins
  • 1:53 – The Muppets
  • 1:54 – Despicable Me 3
  • 1:55 – Patti Cake$
  • 1:56 – Pitch Perfect 3
  • 1:57 – Bohemian Rhapsody
  • 1:59 – Rocketman
  • 2:00 – Get Out
  • 2:02 – Coco
  • 2:03 – Kubo and the Two Strings
  • 2:04 – Crazy Rich Asians
  • 2:07 – Blade Runner 2049
  • 2:08 – Split
  • 2:09 – Rango
  • 2:16 – Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2
  • 2:17 – Frozen
  • 2:18 – Moana
  • 2:22 – Pitch Perfect
  • 2:23 – Lady Bird
  • 2:24 – The Martian
  • 2:27 – Dredd
  • 2:28 – Captain Phillips
  • 2:29 – Avengers Endgame
  • 2:32 – The Losers
  • 2:34 – Toy Story 3
  • 2:38 – Maleficent
  • 2:39 – Suicide Squad
  • 2:40 – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • 2:41 – Skyfall
  • 2:42 – Nightcrawler
  • 2:43 – Gone Girl
  • 2:44 – Mad Max: Fury Road
  • 2:46 – Thor: Ragnarok
  • 2:46 – The Avengers
  • 2:48 – IT
  • 2:49 – The Dark Knight Rises
  • 2:50 – Black Panther
  • 2:51 – Snowpiercer
  • 2:53 – Wreck-It Ralph
  • 2:56 – X-Men: First Class
  • 2:58 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • 2:59 – Captain America: Winter Soldier
  • 3:01 – Mad Max: Fury Road
  • 3:02 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • 3:03 – Deadpool
  • 3:04 – Man of Steel
  • 3:06 – Wonder Woman
  • 3:10 – John Wick
  • 3:12 – Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • 3:14 – Captain Marvel
  • 3:15 – Black Panther
  • 3:17 – Creed
  • 3:18 – Avengers Endgame
  • 3:20 The Theory of Everything
  • 3:20 – Free Solo
  • 3:22 – First Man
  • 3:24 – Hidden Figures
  • 3:25 – IT
  • 3:26 – War for the Planet of the Apes
  • 3:29 – 12 Years a Slave
  • 3:31 – Selma
  • 3:34 – Blackkklansman
  • 3:35 – Harriet
  • 3:36 – Dark Waters
  • 3:38 – Dallas Buyers Club
  • 3:40 – Spotlight
  • 3:41 – The Post
  • 3:44 – Darkest Hour
  • 3:45 – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • 3:47 – The Imitation Game
  • 3:48 – Eighth Grade
  • 3:49 – Lion
  • 3:51 – Lady Bird
  • 3:53 – Big Hero 6
  • 3:53 – “Love is the one thing we’re capable of perceiving that transcends dimensions of time and space.” (Interstellar)
  • 3:54 – Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • 3:56 – Furious 7
  • 3:57 – The Master
  • 3:59 – Eye in the Sky
  • 4:00 – Enough Said
  • 4:01 – Like Crazy
  • 4:05 – Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
  • 4:08 – The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
  • 4:11 – Zootopia
  • 4:12 – “Where are you going?” (How to Train Your Dragon)
  • 4:12 – Frances Ha
  • 4:13 – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • 4:15 – Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • 4:16 – Thor Ragnarok
  • 4:17 – The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • 4:18 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • 4:20 – Cloud Atlas
  • 4:21 – T2: Trainspotting
  • 4:23 – Inside Out
  • 4:25 – Moana
  • 4:26 – Hugo
  • 4:28 – The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • 4:29 – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
  • 4:31 – Hail, Caesar!
  • 4:32 – Wild
  • 4:33 – Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
  • 4:34 – Now You See Me
  • 4:36 – Aladdin
  • 4:37 – Boyhood
  • 4:38 – The Florida Project
  • 4:40 – Your Name
  • 4:42 – Birdman
  • 4:43 – How to Train Your Dragon 2
  • 4:44 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2
  • 4:45 – Spring Breakers
  • 4:46 – Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2
  • 4:49 – The Impossible
  • 4:50 – The Jungle Book
  • 4:53 – Cinderella
  • 4:55 – Dumbo
  • 4:57 – The Lego Movie

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