10 Best Released On DVD Movies 2010

Sunday, March 20 by Andrea Miller

Do you want to check out the ten best movies that were released on DVD in 2010? These recent hits would be a great choice for a movie at home, whether it's a fun night with your friends, a Saturday afternoon with your kids or date night with your girlfriend.

  1.  "Inception." This action thriller that came out on DVD in December 2010 stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Ellen Page. The movie is about a future in which the technology exists to invade people's dreams. The movie is nominated for eight 2011 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Cinematography.
  2. "Toy Story 3." This third entry in the popular Pixar animated series was released on DVD in November 2010. It stars Tom Hanks and Tim Allen as the leaders of a group of toys who are at odds when their owner is leaving for college. The movie is nominated for five 2011 Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Screenplay.
  3. "Avatar." Directed by James Cameron, this futuristic fantasy about a paraplegic on a mission to a foreign moon was released on DVD in April 2010. The movie won three 2010 Academy Awards, including Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, and Best Visual Effects.
  4. "The Town." Another Boston crime drama directed by Ben Affleck, "The Town" was released on DVD in December 2010. The gritty film garnered a Best Supporting Actor nomination for Jeremy Renner; Ben Affleck, Jon Hamm and Blake Lively also star.
  5.  "Kick-Ass." This fun action comedy is about a typica high school student who decides to train to become a superhero. If you love comic books, you're guaranteed to love this 2010 DVD release.
  6. "Shutter Island." This Martin Scorcese directed mystery, released on DVD in August 2010, stars Leonardo DiCaprio as a detective investigating a strange mental hospital. The all-star cast also includes Michelle Williams, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Ruffalo, and Patricia Clarkson.
  7. "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World." Another hit film based on a comic book, this November 2010 DVD release stars Michael Cera as a musician who must defeat seven evil exboyfriends to win the girl of his dreams. The movie was nominated for several Satellite Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Screenplay.
  8.  "Iron Man 2." Released on DVD in September 2010, this sequel to the blockbuster action hit stars Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, and Gwyneth Paltrow. The movie is nominated for a 2011 Oscar for best visual effects.
  9. "The A-Team." This film remake of the 1970s television show was released on DVD in December 2010. The action comedy stars Jessica Biel, Liam Neeson and Bradley Cooper.
  10. "Winter's Bone." This small independent film, released on DVD in October 2010, made a big impact when it was nominated for four Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay. The story is about a young girl struggling to provide for her family in the harsh Ozarks.