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The Best Films of 2021

Every 2021 film viewed. Each got/will likely get at least a U.S. release during the year. And a few undistributed films that deserve to get acquired.

  • The Lost Daughter

    101

  • Passing

    102

  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    103

  • Last and First Men

    104

  • Nobody

    105

  • Judas and the Black Messiah

    106

  • Cryptozoo

    107

  • Little Fish

    108

  • The Beta Test

    109

  • Violation

    110

  • Rose Plays Julie

    111

  • Ecstasy

    112

  • Servants

    113

  • The World to Come

    114

  • Lapsis

    115

  • Prisoners of the Ghostland

    116

  • Ema

    117

  • Mandibles

    118

  • Saint Maud

    119

  • Playing with Sharks

    120

  • Awaken

    121

  • House of Gucci

    122

  • Kubrick by Kubrick

    123

  • Fauna

    124

  • Wild Indian

    125

  • Summer of 85

    126

  • RK/RKAY

    127

  • Cusp

    128

  • A Glitch in the Matrix

    129

  • The Dig

    130

  • Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation

    131

  • Moments Like This Never Last

    132

  • Tragic Jungle

    133

  • Crestone

    134

  • Nightmare Alley

    135

  • The Meaning of Hitler

    136

  • The Wanting Mare

    137

  • In the Heights

    138

  • Jockey

    139

  • Hive

    140

  • The Amusement Park

    141

  • Reminiscence

    142

  • Fathom

    143

  • Framing Britney Spears

    144

  • Our Own

    145

  • Luca

    146

  • Speer Goes to Hollywood

    147

  • The Many Saints of Newark

    148

  • The Green Knight

    149

  • A Boy Called Christmas

    150

  • Double Walker

    151

  • French Exit

    152

  • Her Name Was Europa

    153

  • Nine Days

    154

  • Titane

    155

  • The Hand of God

    156

  • Army of the Dead

    157

  • Misha and the Wolves

    158

  • Mayday

    159

  • Nina Wu

    160

  • Together Together

    161

  • The Tomorrow War

    162

  • Those Who Wish Me Dead

    163

  • Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell

    164

  • Jungle Cruise

    165

  • John and the Hole

    166

  • In the Earth

    167

  • Tom Clancy's Without Remorse

    168

  • Echoes of the Invisible

    169

  • Mother Schmuckers

    170

  • Last Night in Soho

    171

  • Zack Snyder's Justice League

    172

  • Belfast

    173

  • Spencer

    174

  • Jumbo

    175

  • Falling

    176

  • Censor

    177

  • A Quiet Place Part II

    178

  • The Woman in the Window

    179

  • I Care a Lot

    180

  • Malcolm & Marie

    181

  • The Little Things

    182

  • Locked Down

    183

  • The Retreat

    184

  • The Suicide Squad

    185

  • F9

    186

  • Malignant

    187

  • Mortal Kombat

    188

  • Godzilla vs. Kong

    189

  • Don't Look Up

    190

  • Earwig and the Witch

    191

  • Coming 2 America

    192

  • Beast Beast

    193