10th Anniversary Award for the Best Film of 2004

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1. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind [dir. Michel Gondry] (191 points / 28 votes)

2. Before Sunset [Richard Linklater] (143/21)

3. Sideways [Alexander Payne] (81/13)

4. The Incredibles [Brad Bird] (73/12)

5. Kill Bill: vol. 2 [Quentin Tarantino] (70/10)

6. Shaun of the Dead [Edgar Wright] (60/10)

7. Tropical Malady [Apichatpong Weerasethakul] (58/10)

8. Collateral [Michael Mann] (46/8)

9. The Aviator [Martin Scorsese] (44/8)

10. Kings and Queen [Arnaud Desplechin] (43/7)

11. Primer [Shane Carruth] (42/8)

12. The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou [Wes Anderson] (41/7)

13. I <3 Huckabees [David O. Russell] (33/7)

14. 2046 [Wong Kar-wai] (33/6)

15. Birth [Jonathan Glazer] (32/5)

16. Moolaadé [Ousmane Sembene] (29/5)

17. Spider-Man 2 [Sam Raimi] (22/5)

18. Kung Fu Hustle [Stephen Chow] (22/4)

19 (tie). Vera Drake [Mike Leigh] (22/3)

19 (tie). The World [Jia Zhang-ke] (22/3)

21. Spartan [David Mamet] (21/3)

22. House of Flying Daggers [Zhang Yimou] (19/3)

23. The Intruder [Claire Denis] (18/3)

24. Million Dollar Baby [Clint Eastwood] (17/3)

25. Bad Education [Pedro Almodovar] (16/3)

26. Nobody Knows [Hirokazu Kore-eda] (15/3)

27. Howl’s Moving Castle [Hayao Miyazaki] (14/3)

28. The White Diamond [Werner Herzog] (13/2)

29. Innocence [Lucile Hadzihalilovic] (12/2)

30. Alexander [Oliver Stone] (11/2)

31. Ocean’s Twelve [Steven Soderbergh] (10/2)

32 (tie). Mean Girls [Mark Waters] (9/2)

32 (tie). Seed of Chucky [Don Mancini] (9/2)

32 (tie). Undertow [David Gordon Green] (9/2)

The following films received one vote apiece:

All the Ships at Sea

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Breaking News

Closer

Dawn of the Dead

Downfall

Fahrenheit 9/11

The Girl Next Door

Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle

Hidalgo

Keane

Main Hoon Na

The Manchurian Candidate

Los Muertos

My Summer of Love

Mysterious Skin

Notre Musique

The Passion of the Christ

Ray

The Sea Inside

Spider Forest

Star Spangled to Death

Team America: World Police

Throw Down

The Village