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2021 Ranked

My personal rankings of the 2021 wide-releases I saw this year. Some indefinable mixture of best/favorite. Exempting documentaries, comedy specials, and mini-series, so that's why there's no Inside, Get Back, or Summer of Soul.

Leaving room for a few still to be seen too in the early days of January.

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  • Our Friend

    1

  • Licorice Pizza

    2

  • Dune

    3

  • C'mon C'mon

    4

  • The Last Duel

    5

  • tick, tick...BOOM!

    6

  • CODA

    7

  • Belfast

    8

  • The Father

    9

  • The Power of the Dog

    10

  • Pig

    11

  • Judas and the Black Messiah

    12

  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    13

  • Spider-Man: No Way Home

    14

  • The French Dispatch

    15

  • Red Rocket

    16

  • Don't Look Up

    17

  • The Green Knight

    18

  • The Tragedy of Macbeth

    19

  • Spencer

    20

  • The Map of Tiny Perfect Things

    21

  • West Side Story

    22

  • The Lost Daughter

    23

  • Swan Song

    24

  • Luca

    25

  • In the Heights

    26

  • I'm Your Man

    27

  • Ron's Gone Wrong

    28

  • The Dig

    29

  • No Time to Die

    30

  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

    31

  • King Richard

    32

  • Free Guy

    33

  • Supernova

    34

  • Stillwater

    35

  • Cruella

    36

  • House of Gucci

    37

  • Black Widow

    38

  • The Voyeurs

    39

  • A Mouthful of Air

    40

  • Encanto

    41

  • A Journal for Jordan

    42

  • Language Lessons

    43

  • Jungle Cruise

    44

  • Together Together

    45

  • Blue Bayou

    46

  • Malcolm & Marie

    47

  • I Care a Lot

    48

  • Happily

    49

  • Zola

    50

  • Being the Ricardos

    51

  • Raya and the Last Dragon

    52

  • The Tender Bar

    53

  • The Eyes of Tammy Faye

    54

  • Finding You

    55

  • Long Weekend

    56

  • The Last Letter from Your Lover

    57

  • Tom & Jerry

    58

  • Annette

    59

  • Dear Evan Hansen

    60

  • Eternals

    61

  • Space Jam: A New Legacy

    62

  • Locked Down

    63

  • We Broke Up

    64

  • Clifford the Big Red Dog

    65

  • The United States vs. Billie Holiday

    66

  • The Guide to the Perfect Family

    67

  • Earwig and the Witch

    68