These are the top 10 best movies in 2011 that you might miss when they are first released. We collect in the list below if you want to catch any of them, it will never be too late.
You can also read our previous collection of Top 10 Best Movies 2010.
The movie was purely based on the nonfiction book written by Michael Lewis that was released in 2003 with the same title.
The movie tells of a story of on how the Oakland Athletic baseball team of 2002 under their manager Billy Beans managed to make it the top of the American League and even break the record amid all the financial complications.
Directed by Bennet Miller and starred by Brad Pitt (Bean), John hill (Brand) the assistant GM and Hoffman the movie shows how a super team was assembled with a lot of thrilling creativity in it.
It was nominated at 84th Academy Award won BMI Film & TV Awards.
2. Take Shelter
It an American drama movie that involves a young family in LaGrange, Ohio on 30 September 2011.
Directed by Jeff Nichols it tells of a story of Curtis (Michael Shannon), his wife Samantha (Jessica Chastain) and their deaf daughter Hannah (Tova Stewart) who star the movie.
Curtin usually has some kind of weird apocalyptic dreams of motor rains, a thing he keeps to himself.
Then he tries to build a small structure in his backyard as a shelter from his dreams but this behavior strains his family relationship. It is thrilling how the events unfold in this movie.
The movie won two four nominations in Saturn Award including Best writing for Nichols and Best Actor for Shannon.
3. Certified Copy
The movie was released in 2010, written by an Iranian, directed by Abbas Kiarostami, and starred by Juliette Binoche (French) and William Shimell (British writer).
The movie tells of a story of a British writer and French antique dealer whom their life changes dramatically within a day.
Binoche leaves her contact during an event to Shimell and when they meet at a coffee shop, thing changes and they end up being as a couple at the end.
The movie has received several nominations where Binoche won the Best Actress Award.
4. A Separation
The movie is an Iranian production directed by Farhadi and starred by Simin and Nedar. Simin wants to move out of the country with her husband and the daughter but Nedar (husband) does not share the same view since he has a sick father to take care of.
This creates a big conflict in the young middle-class family to a point of break up. The movie becomes more thrilling when Simin files for a divorce.
It has earned several nominations and won Best Foreign Language Film and an Academy award in 2012.
This is an adventure drama based on a novel written by Brian Selznick. The movie tells the story of a 12 years old boy by the name of Hugo (Asa Butterfield) who walks at a railway station by maintaining clocks, an art he learned from his dead father.
He lives stealing foodstuff at the station although with fear of being caught by station inspector (Sacha Cohen) who he fears a lot.
The movie becomes very interesting when the notebook that he used to refer to is taken by the toy seller and it is said to have been burnt.
The movie has won many awards including Best cinematology, Best Direction and many others at 84th Academy Awards.
6. The Descendants
It’s an interesting story of a father who tries to reconnect with his two daughters after his wife has a serious accidence.
Matt King is a land baron, starred by George Clooney, who has a relationship problem with his wife. He learned later that his wife has an affair with other guy. She wanted to go and see him on the day that she had accidence.
He has also an obligation to sell a lot of lands. It is a touch situation. If you were him, how would you react?
The movie won Academy Awards including best Adapted screen play and other many global Awards.
This movie is about a guy who is a vehicle repairer and also a manager at the same business. He used to be a getaway driver to the criminals.
Things take a turn when he got involve with a friendship that forces him to be the main driver in a certain crime job involving his friend’s husband.
The movie won many awards including Best Director award and a standing ovation at 2011 Cannes Film Festival.
It is a drama film released in 2011 and directed by Lars Von Trier. It tells the story of new couples Justine and Michael.
During the party, Justine notices a red star in the sky called melancholia which to Justine was to bring the end of the earth.
It has a lot of fiction and it passes that at night melancholia passes very close to the earth but they not collide.
What is more interesting is that it happens to come for the second time and the movie goes on. It has won many awards such as 64th Cannes Film Festival where Dunst received Best Actress.
9. The Artist
This is a romantic drama with two interesting characters, Valentine and Peppy.
The movie explains how Valentine made peppy becomes a very huge star in Hollywood and how he, later on, became bankrupt after being dismissed by his director.
How Valentine got kicked out of his house by the wife and at the end, it is peppy who comes to rescue him and e is back to the limelight.
The movie is very thrilling taking the second slot in 2011. It won numerous awards including Best motion picture, Best Original Score and many others to the actors.
10.The Tree Of Life
This American movie was rated the best in 2011 taking position one. It is quoted from the bible and it earned many awards including; Academy awards like Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Cinematography and got nominated in many others.
The movie is basically about the choices that people have to make based on the bible (life or death).
The movie rotates around a young boy Jack, who have some supernatural powers to see what might happen and he does things that his parents do not understand.
It has a lot of fiction and very interesting events that will keep you on your screen to the end.