2004 Top Ten List

By IMDb date: first public screening

92/100 Primer (Shane Carruth, 2004)
90/100 Million Dollar Baby (Clint Eastwood, 2004)
88/100 Howl’s Moving Castle (Hayao Miyazaki, 2004)
85/100 Kung Fu Hustle (Stephen Chow, 2004)
85/100 2046 (Wong Kar-wai, 2004)
58/100 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Alfonso Cuarón, 2004)
54/100 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea (Chris Metzler and Jeff Springer, 2004)

2004 U.S. Releases by Grade

  • 96/100
    Dogville  (Lars Von Trier, 2003)
  • 92/100
    Primer  (Shane Carruth, 2004)
  • 90/100
    Million Dollar Baby  (Clint Eastwood, 2004)
  • 87/100
    Hero  (Zhang Yimou, 2002)
  • 78/100
    The Dreamers  (Bernardo Bertolucci, 2003)
  • 76/100
    Last Life in the Universe  (Pen-Ek Ratanaruang, 2003)
  • 68/100
    The Brown Bunny  (Vincent Gallo, 2003)
  • 58/100
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban  (Alfonso Cuarón, 2004)
  • 22/100
    Open Water  (Chris Kentis, 2003)

2004 U.S. Releases by Title

  • 68/100
    The Brown Bunny (Vincent Gallo, 2003)
  • 96/100
    Dogville (Lars Von Trier, 2003)
  • 78/100
    The Dreamers (Bernardo Bertolucci, 2003)
  • 58/100
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Alfonso Cuarón, 2004)
  • 87/100
    Hero (Zhang Yimou, 2002)
  • 76/100
    Last Life in the Universe (Pen-Ek Ratanaruang, 2003)
  • 90/100
    Million Dollar Baby (Clint Eastwood, 2004)
  • 22/100
    Open Water (Chris Kentis, 2003)
  • 92/100
    Primer (Shane Carruth, 2004)

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