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The Guardian's 100 Best Films of the 21st Century

Gangsters, superheroes, schoolkids, lovers, slaves, peasants, techies, Tenenbaums and freefalling astronauts – they’re all here in our countdown of cinema’s best movies since 2000.

With contributions from Peter Bradshaw, Cath Clarke, Andrew Pulver and Catherine Shoard.

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  • There Will Be Blood

    1

  • 12 Years a Slave

    2

  • Boyhood

    3

  • Under the Skin

    4

  • In the Mood for Love

    5

  • Caché

    6

  • Synecdoche, New York

    7

  • Moonlight

    8

  • Zama

    9

  • Team America: World Police

    10

  • Mulholland Drive

    11

  • Son of Saul

    12

  • Far from Heaven

    13

  • White Material

    14

  • Shoplifters

    15

  • The Act of Killing

    16

  • The Great Beauty

    17

  • A Serious Man

    18

  • Lincoln

    19

  • Roma

    20

  • The White Ribbon

    21

  • Spirited Away

    22

  • Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

    23

  • Ida

    24

  • Get Out

    25

  • Yi Yi

    26

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    27

  • The Tree of Life

    28

  • Nebraska

    29

  • Leviathan

    30

  • Anomalisa

    31

  • Gravity

    32

  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    33

  • The Child

    34

  • 45 Years

    35

  • A Separation

    36

  • Dogville

    37

  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

    38

  • Meek's Cutoff

    39

  • Unrelated

    40

  • The Handmaiden

    41

  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

    42

  • The Wolf of Wall Street

    43

  • Toni Erdmann

    44

  • 13th

    45

  • Volver

    46

  • Margaret

    47

  • The House of Mirth

    48

  • 24 Hour Party People

    49

  • Before Sunset

    50

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    51

  • Amores Perros

    52

  • Fire at Sea

    53

  • The Social Network

    54

  • Russian Ark

    55

  • Behind the Candelabra

    56

  • Leave No Trace

    57

  • Wuthering Heights

    58

  • Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1

    59

  • Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 2

    60

  • Ted

    61

  • The Souvenir

    62

  • Waiting for Happiness

    63

  • We Need to Talk About Kevin

    64

  • The Incredibles

    65

  • Happy as Lazzaro

    66

  • Brokeback Mountain

    67

  • Dogtooth

    68

  • Mr. Turner

    69

  • Paddington 2

    70

  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

    71

  • Capernaum

    72

  • Waltz with Bashir

    73

  • Love & Friendship

    74

  • A Prophet

    75

  • Philomena

    76

  • Ten

    77

  • Lost in Translation

    78

  • Ocean's Eleven

    79

  • Persepolis

    80

  • Requiem for a Dream

    81

  • Fish Tank

    82

  • Stories We Tell

    83

  • The Son's Room

    84

  • Tropical Malady

    85

  • Burning

    86

  • No Country for Old Men

    87

  • The Wind That Shakes the Barley

    88

  • Gomorrah

    89

  • The Selfish Giant

    90

  • Eden

    91

  • To Be and to Have

    92

  • The Hurt Locker

    93

  • You, the Living

    94

  • Gladiator

    95

  • Call Me by Your Name

    96

  • Private Life

    97

  • Fahrenheit 9/11

    98

  • The Dark Knight

    99

  • Bright Star

    100