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Best of the 2010s: Actors

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Every month I've been focusing on a particular genre of film and count down the 10 Best of the Decade from that genre. This will, ultimately, lead to a 100 Best list. In addition to this, our podcast, The Movie Lovers, has had a corresponding segment monthly during the Film Faves portion of the show wherein we count down our favorite films.

We've gone through quite the list of genres over the past several months. So, this month, as we approach the end of the year, we turn our attention to the talents of the decade. First up: Actors.

The Movie Lovers - Episode 67: 10th Anniversary of 2009, '80s Movies

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We have a lot of movies for you in this episode! First, Jeff and Shanna run through several movies in the Week in Review before taking a hard look at the year 2009 to see how much of an impact it made in the following years. And then they wrap up the '80s with their favorite movies of the decade available to stream.

The Movie Lovers - Episode 66: Joker, Horror of the Decade

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In this episode, Jeff and Shanna catch up with a couple 2019 films before diving in to a review of Todd Phillips' Joker. And then - just in time for Halloween - they count down their favorite horror movies of the decade in conjunction with the Best of the 2010s article on the blog.

Best of the 2010s: Horror

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What do we call this decade? The Tweenies? The Teens? The Onesies? Or simply The Tens? Whatever we call this decade, there is no denying it is coming to a close with this year. By year's end, you'll notice professional critics and bloggers looking back at the decade that was. But, being as how there's been over 6,000 films released this decade, doing a proper retrospective can be a bit daunting. Therefore, it is time for the return of my Best of the Decade series!

Every month I'm going to focus on a particular genre of film and count down the 10 Best of the Decade from that genre. This will, ultimately, lead to a 100 Best list. In addition to this, our podcast, The Movie Lovers, will have a corresponding segment monthly during the Film Faves portion of the show wherein we count down our favorite films.


This month it had to be all about horror movies. How could it not?! And boy, was this a big decade for horror!

The Movie Lovers - Episode 65: Ad Astra, 1980-81

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In this episode Jeff and Shanna have a brief Week in Review before diving into the furthest reaches of our galaxy with their review of Ad Astra. And then they go back in time nearly 40 years ago to the years 1980 and '81 to count down their favorite movies.


The Movie Lovers - Episode 64: Hustlers, F-Rated Movies of the Decade

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In this episode, Jeff and Shanna catch up with a couple movies from this year before diving into another (improved) F-Rated episode - first with a review of Hustlers and then with a countdown of their favorite F-Rated movies of the decade.

Best of the 2010s: F-Rated Movies

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What do we call this decade? The Tweenies? The Teens? The Onesies? Or simply The Tens? Whatever we call this decade, there is no denying it is coming to a close with this year. By year's end, you'll notice professional critics and bloggers looking back at the decade that was. But, being as how there's been over 6,000 films released this decade, doing a proper retrospective can be a bit daunting. Therefore, it is time for the return of my Best of the Decade series!

Every month I'm going to focus on a particular genre of film and count down the 10 Best of the Decade from that genre. This will, ultimately, lead to a 100 Best list. In addition to this, our podcast, The Movie Lovers, will have a corresponding segment monthly during the Film Faves portion of the show wherein we count down our favorite films.


This month is a big one that I think really helped define the decade: F-rated movies. We'll get into what exactly qualifies as an F-rated movie in a bit, …