Torrent Freak’s Top 10 Most Pirated Movies on BitTorrent List

The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent, ‘Green Zone’ tops the chart again this week followed by ‘She’s Out of My League’. ‘Brooklyn’s Finest’ completes the top three.

green zoneThis week there is only one newcomer in the top 10. Green Zone is the most downloaded movie on BitTorrent for the third week in a row.

The data for our weekly download chart is collected by TorrentFreak, and is for informational and educational reference only. All the movies in the list are DVDrips unless stated otherwise.

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Week ending June 27, 2010
Ranking (last week) Movie Rating / Trailer
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1 (1) Green Zone 7.2 / trailer
2 (3) She’s Out of My League 6.7 / trailer
3 (…) Brooklyn’s Finest 7.1 / trailer
4 (4) Hot Tub Time Machine (R5) 7.2 / trailer
5 (5) Toy Story 3 (CAM) 9.4 / trailer
6 (2) The A-Team (TS) 7.5 / trailer
7 (7) The Book of Eli 7.0 / trailer
8 (6) The Bounty Hunter 5.1 / trailer
9 (8) Kick-Ass (R5) 8.3 / trailer
10 (10) Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time(TS) 6.9 / trailer

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All the Top 10 Films of the 1990s (1990-1999)

All the Top 10 Films of the 1990s (1990-1999 by Year)

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1999
1. BEING JOHN MALKOVICH (Spike Jonze)
2. MAGNOLIA (Paul Thomas Anderson)
3. AMERICAN BEAUTY (Sam Mendes)
4. FIGHT CLUB (David Fincher)
5. THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY (Anthony Minghella)
6. EYES WIDE SHUT (Stanley Kubrick)
7. AUDITION (Takashi Miike)
8. THE INSIDER (Michael Mann)
9. BOYS DON’T CRY (Kimberly Pierce)
10. GO (Doug Liman)

rushmore1998
1. RUSHMORE (Wes Anderson)
2. OUT OF SIGHT (Steven Soderbergh)
3. THE THIN RED LINE (Terrence Malick)
4. A SIMPLE PLAN (Sam Raimi)
5. RUN LOLA RUN (Tom Tykwer)
6. THE BIG LEBOWSKI (Joel Coen)
7. ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE (Larry Clark)
8. THE CELEBRATION (Thomas Vinterberg)
9. HAPPINESS (Todd Solondz)
10. THE DREAMLIFE OF ANGELS (Erick Zonca)

jackie1997
1. JACKIE BROWN (Quentin Tarantino)
2. BOOGIE NIGHTS (Paul Thomas Anderson)
3. FUNNY GAMES (Michael Haneke)
4. LA CONFIDENTIAL (Curtis Hanson)
5. GOOD WILL HUNTING (Gus Van Sant)
6. CHASING AMY (Kevin Smith)
7. THE GAME (David Fincher)
8. THE SPANISH PRISONER (David Mamet)
9. THE SWEET HEREAFTER (Atom Egoyan)
10. FAST, CHEAP AND OUT OF CONTROL (Errol Morris)

mysexlife 1996
1. MY SEX LIFE… OR HOW I GOT INTO AN ARGUMENT (Arnaud Desplechin)
2. FARGO (Joel Coen)
3. BOUND (The Wachowski Brothers)
4. PARADISE LOST : THE CHILD MURDERS AT ROBIN HOOD HILLS (Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky)
5. BREAKING THE WAVES (Lars Von Trier)
6. IRMA VEP (Oliver Assayas)
7. SYDNEY (Paul Thomas Anderson)
8. A SUMMER’S TALE (Eric Rohmer)
9. SCREAM (Wes Craven)
10. TIN CUP (Ron Shelton)

seven 1995
1. SE7EN (David Fincher)
2. HEAT (Michael Mann)
3. CASINO (Martin Scorsese)
4. BEFORE SUNRISE (Richard Linklater)
5. BEFORE THE RAIN (Milcho Manchevski)
6. THE WHITE BALLOON (Jafar Panahi)
7. DEAD MAN WALKING (Tim Robbins)
8. UP/DOWN/FRAGILE (Jacques Rivette)
9. NIXON (Oliver Stone)
10. THE USUAL SUSPECTS (Bryan Singer)

pulpfiction 1994
1. PULP FICTION (Quentin Tarantino)
2. RED (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
3. THE LAST SEDUCTION (John Dahl)
4. FRESH (Boaz Yakin)
5. NOBODY’S FOOL (Robert Benton)
6. HEAVENLY CREATURES (Peter Jackson)
7. CRUMB (Terry Zwigoff)
8. QUIZ SHOW (Robert Redford)
9. THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION (Frank Darabont)
10. ONCE WERE WARRIORS (Lee Tamahori)

searchingforbobby 1993
1. SEARCHING FOR BOBBY FISCHER (Steve Zaillian)
2. AGE OF INNOCENCE (Martin Scorsese)
3. WHAT’S EATING GILBERT GRAPE (Lasse Hallstrom)
4. GROUNDHOG DAY (Harold Ramis)
5. MAD DOG AND GLORY (John McNaughton)
6. NAKED (Mike Leigh)
7. CARLITO’S WAY (Brian De Palma)
8. IN THE LINE OF FIRE (Wolfgang Petersen)
9. THE FUGITIVE (Andrew Davis)
10. KING OF THE HILL (Steven Soderbergh)

unforgiven 1992
1. UNFORGIVEN (Clint Eastwood)
2. RESERVOIR DOGS (Quentin Tarantino)
3. HARD-BOILED (John Woo)
4. THE CRYING GAME (Neil Jordan)
5. THE PLAYER (Robert Altman)
6. GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS (James Foley)
7. CAREFUL (Guy Maddin)
8. UNDER SIEGE (Andrew Davis)
9. A TALE OF WINTER (Eric Rohmer)
10. RAISING CAIN (Brian De Palma)

flirting 1991
1. FLIRTING (John Duigan)
2. JFK (Oliver Stone)
3. LES AMANTS DU PONT-NEUF (Leos Carax)
4. THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS (Jonathan Demme)
5. RAISE THE RED LANTERN (Zhang Yimou)
6. TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY (James Cameron)
7. LA BELLE NOISEUSE (Jacques Rivette)
8. POINT BREAK (Katherine Bigelow)
9. DEFENDING YOUR LIFE (Albert Brooks)
10. BARTON FINK (Joel Coen)

goodfellas 1990
1. GOODFELLAS (Martin Scorsese)
2. METROPOLITAN (Whit Stillman)
3. MILLER’S CROSSING (Joel Coen)
4. THE GRIFTERS (Stephen Frears)
5. LIFE IS SWEET (Mike Leigh)
6. GREMLINS 2: THE NEW BATCH (Joe Dante)
7. BULLET IN THE HEAD (John Woo)
8. TOTAL RECALL (Paul Verhoeven)
9. A TALE OF SPRINGTIME (Eric Rohmer)
10. TRUST (Hal Hartley)

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History of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland Now and Then

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Alice in Wonderland has been with us for many generations now. From the original books amazing story and imagery. To the first silent film versions oddly eerie feel and the modern 3D versions surreal immersion. Alice in Wonderland has quiet a history…

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland, is a 1865 children’s book by Lewis Carroll. The first movie adapation of Lewis Carroll‘s book was a silent film directed by Cecil Hepworth and Percy Stow in 1903.

It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by curious creatures. The tale plays with logic in ways that have maintained a lasting popularity with adults and children for over 100 years…

The Latest Incarnation of Alice in Wonderland

The latest ALICE IN WONDERLAND is a 3D fantasy adventure starring JOHNNY DEPP as the Mad Hatter and MIA WASIKOWSKA as 19-year-old Alice. Once again Alice returns to the whimsical world she first encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her childhood friends including the White Rabbit, Tweedledum, Tweedledee, the March Hare, the Mad Hatter, the Dormouse, the Cheshire Cat and the Caterpillar.

Disney 2010 Alice in Wonderland: Official Full Trailer


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Official full trailer for Tim Burton‘s Alice in Wonderland.

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Alice In Wonderland: Movie Featurette


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A history of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures. The tale is filled with allusions to Dodgson’s friends. The tale plays with logic in ways that have given the story lasting popularity with adults as well as children. It is considered to be one of the most characteristic examples of the "literary nonsense" genre, and its narrative course and structure have been enormously influential, especially in the fantasy genre.

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in WonderlandAuthor: Lewis Carroll

Illustrator: John Tenniel

Country: England

Language :English

Genre(s): Children’s fiction

Publisher: Macmillan

Publication date: 26 November 1865

Alice in Wonderland (1903)


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The first-ever film version of Lewis Carroll’s tale has recently been restored by the BFI National Archive from severely damaged materials. Made just 37 years after Lewis Carroll wrote his novel and eight years after the birth of cinema, the adaptation was directed by Cecil Hepworth and Percy Stow, and was based on Sir John Tenniel’s original illustrations. In an act that was to echo more than 100 years later, Hepworth cast his wife as the Red Queen, and he himself appears as the Frog Footman. Even the Cheshire cat is played by a family pet.
With a running time of just 12 minutes (8 of which survive), Alice in Wonderland was the longest film produced in England at that time. Film archivists have been able to restore the film’s original colours for the first time in over 100 years.

Music: ‘Jill in the Box’, composed and performed by Wendy Hiscocks.

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Common Misconceptions About Wonderland Characters

Although Tweedledum, Tweedledee, Humpty Dumpty and the Jabberwock are often thought to be characters in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, they actually only appear in the sequel, Through the Looking-Glass. They are, however, often included in film versions, which are usually simply called "Alice in Wonderland," causing the confusion. The Queen of Hearts is commonly mistaken for the Red Queen who appears in the story’s sequel, Through the Looking-Glass, but shares none of her characteristics other than being a queen. The Queen of Hearts is part of the deck of card imagery which is present in the first book while the Red Queen is representative of a red chess piece, as chess is the theme present in the sequel. Many adaptations have mixed the characters, causing much confusion.

Film and Television Adaptations

Alice, the March Hare, and the Mad Hatter at the "Mad Tea-Party" in the first film adaptation directed by Cecil Hepworth in 1903.

Alice in Disney’s animated version

The book has inspired numerous film and television adaptations. This list comprises only direct and complete adaptations of the original books. Sequels and works otherwise inspired by – but not actually based on – those books (such as Tim Burton‘s 2010 film Alice in Wonderland), appear in Works influenced by Alice in Wonderland.

Literary Publishing Highlights

  • Cover of the 1898 edition
  • 1865: First UK edition (the suppressed edition).
  • 1865: Alice has its first American printing.
  • 1869: Aventures d’Alice au pays des merveilles is published in French translation by Henri Bué.
  • 1869: Alice’s Abenteuer im Wunderland is published in German translation by Antonie Zimmermann.
  • 1870: Alice’s Äfventyr i Sagolandet is published in Swedish translation by Emily Nonnen.
  • 1871: Dodgson meets another Alice during his time in London, Alice Raikes, and talks with her about her reflection in a mirror, leading to another book Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, which sells even better.
  • 1886: Carroll publishes a facsimile of the earlier Alice’s Adventures Under Ground manuscript.
  • 1890: He publishes The Nursery "Alice", a special edition "to be read by Children aged from Nought to Five."
  • 1908: Alice has its first translation into Japanese.
  • 1910: La Aventuroj de Alicio en Mirlando is published in Esperanto translation by Elfric Leofwine Kearney.
  • 1916: Publication of the first edition of the Windermere Series, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Illustrated by Milo Winter.
  • 1960: American writer Martin Gardner publishes a special edition, The Annotated Alice, incorporating the text of both Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass. It has extensive annotations explaining the hidden allusions in the books, and includes full texts of the Victorian era poems parodied in them. Later editions expand on these annotations.
  • 1961: The Folio Society publication with 42 illustrations by John Tenniel.
  • 1964: Alicia in Terra Mirabili is published in Latin translation by Clive Harcourt Carruthers.
  • 1998: Lewis Carroll’s own copy of Alice, one of only six surviving copies of the 1865 first edition, is sold at an auction for US$1.54 million to an anonymous American buyer, becoming the most expensive children’s book (or 19th-century work of literature) ever traded. (The former record was later eclipsed in 2007 when a limited-edition Harry Potter book by J.K. Rowling, The Tales of Beedle the Bard, was sold at auction for £1.95 million ($3.9 million).
  • 2003: Eachtraí Eilíse i dTír na nIontas is published in Irish translation by Nicholas Williams.
  • 2008: Folio Alice’s Adventures Under Ground facsimile edition (limited to 3,750 copies, boxed with The Original Alice pamphlet).
  • 2009: Alys in Pow an Anethow is published in Cornish translation by Nicholas Williams.
  • 2009: Children’s book collector and former American football player Pat McInally reportedly sold Alice Liddell’s own copy at auction for $115,000.

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