The Ultimate Film Canon: 21st Century (2001 - 2020)

The dawn of the new century, the first 20 years.

Top films of each year

2001 - Mulholland Drive
2002 - City of God
2003 - Kill Bill, Vol. 1
2004 - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
2005 - Enemy Image
2006 - Paprika
2007 - There Will Be Blood
2008 - Love Exposure
2009 - Mary and Max
2010 - Incendies
2011 - The Tree of Life
2012 - The Master
2013 - The Wolf of Wall Street
2014 - Whiplash
2015 - Son of Saul
2016 - The Handmaiden
2017 - Blade Runner 2049
2018 - Hereditary
2019 - Parasite

Ultimate Film Canon pt. 1: 20th Century
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 2: Underrated and Obscure Gems
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 3: 1878-2000: Bonus Films
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 4: 21st Century
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 5: Bonus short films
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 6: Mini-series/OVA/Web-series/Multi-part documentary

  • Promises
  • Invincible
  • War Photographer
  • Orozco the Embalmer
  • The Sweetest Mango
  • The Pledge
  • Donnie Darko
  • Dogtown and Z-Boys
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • The American Astronaut
  • Avalon
  • Series 7: The Contenders
  • Waking Life
  • DJ Q.bert's Wave Twisters
  • Wet Hot American Summer
  • Tape
  • Electric Dragon 80.000 V
  • The Beginning: Making 'Episode I'
  • Fate
  • Pulse
  • Under the Skin of the City
  • La Ciénaga
  • Fat Girl
  • Don's Plum
  • Faat Kiné
  • Rivers and Tides
  • Brief Crossing
  • The Experiment
  • The Old Man Who Read Love Stories
  • Moulin Rouge!
  • The Son's Room
  • Okie Noodling
  • Harmful Insect
  • Visitor Q
  • Yolngu Boy
  • Blow
  • Bridget Jones's Diary
  • West Side Avenue
  • Freddy Got Fingered
  • The Fourth Dimension
  • The Devil's Backbone
  • Crayon Shin-chan: Fierceness That Invites Storm! The Adult Empire Strikes Back
  • Amélie
  • Failan
  • Workers, Peasants
  • Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
  • CQ
  • Kandahar
  • No Man's Land
  • Shrek
  • I'm Going Home
  • Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner
  • The Piano Teacher
  • In Praise of Love
  • Mulholland Drive
  • What Time Is It There?
  • Dark Blue World
  • Conspiracy
  • Metropolis
  • Elegy of a Voyage
  • Atlantis: The Lost Empire
  • Domestic Violence
  • Monster's Ball
  • Y Tu Mamá También
  • Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India
  • Bully
  • Ghost World
  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  • La Libertad
  • Mullet
  • Pootie Tang
  • Trouble Every Day
  • Shaolin Soccer
  • Legally Blonde
  • Spirited Away
  • Fragile as the World
  • My Sassy Girl
  • Millennium Actress
  • Rat Race
  • Princess Arete
  • The Others
  • Thief or Reality
  • Session 9
  • Silent Partner
  • Son of the Bride
  • Monsoon Wedding
  • He Died with a Felafel in His Hand
  • Cowboy Bebop: The Movie
  • Thirteen Conversations About One Thing
  • Pistol Opera
  • Dog Days
  • Time Out
  • Where Does Your Hidden Smile Lie?
  • Behind the Sun
  • Wild Innocence
  • All About Lily Chou-Chou
  • Last Orders
  • The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra
  • The Grey Zone
  • Murder on a Sunday Morning