They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films – 2021 Edition

This is the February 2021 edition of the They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? list of the 1,000 most acclaimed films of the 21st century.

Current Version: January 2021 (16th edition) TSPDT 1–1,000, 1,001–2,000, 21st Century

Previous Version: January 2020 (15th edition) TSPDT 1–1,000

Note: Entry #690, The Wire, isn't on Letterboxd and is represented here by entry #1,001, 13 Assassins.

  • Star Trek

    901

  • Japón

    902

  • The Dark Knight Rises

    903

  • Staying Vertical

    904

  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

    905

  • Mudbound

    906

  • Reprise

    907

  • The Traitor

    908

  • Hustle & Flow

    909

  • Wild Tales

    910

  • Junebug

    911

  • Three Monkeys

    912

  • Short Term 12

    913

  • La Sapienza

    914

  • Session 9

    915

  • Gloria

    916

  • Revolutionary Road

    917

  • Private Life

    918

  • High Tension

    919

  • A Cock and Bull Story

    920

  • Control

    921

  • Adventureland

    922

  • Drug War

    923

  • Where the Wild Things Are

    924

  • Rust and Bone

    925

  • A Talking Picture

    926

  • Land of the Dead

    927

  • Happy Hour

    928

  • Apocalypto

    929

  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    930

  • Hale County This Morning, This Evening

    931

  • The Magdalene Sisters

    932

  • Last Resort

    933

  • Welcome to New York

    934

  • Manakamana

    935

  • Ong Bak: Muay Thai Warrior

    936

  • Under the Sand

    937

  • From the Notebook of...

    938

  • Revanche

    939

  • Zootopia

    940

  • Let Me In

    941

  • United Red Army

    942

  • Father

    943

  • In the Cut

    944

  • Frozen River

    945

  • On Body and Soul

    946

  • Adam & Paul

    947

  • Mary and Max

    948

  • The Trip

    949

  • Secretary

    950

  • Boxing Gym

    951

  • Stevie

    952

  • Shutter Island

    953

  • Public Enemies

    954

  • Differently, Molussia

    955

  • The Neon Demon

    956

  • Tenet

    957

  • The Forbidden Room

    958

  • Monster's Ball

    959

  • Dave Chappelle's Block Party

    960

  • The Kid Stays in the Picture

    961

  • Shirkers

    962

  • Isle of Dogs

    963

  • Funny Ha Ha

    964

  • National Gallery

    965

  • Into Great Silence

    966

  • Ponyo

    967

  • Precious

    968

  • The Wonders

    969

  • The Aura

    970

  • The Sea Inside

    971

  • Decasia

    972

  • About Elly

    973

  • Logan

    974

  • The Second Mother

    975

  • The Day After

    976

  • Liverpool

    977

  • Monos

    978

  • Synonyms

    979

  • Young Adult

    980

  • Inside Man

    981

  • Leto

    982

  • The Mad Songs of Fernanda Hussein

    983

  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes

    984

  • Honour of the Knights (Quixotic)

    985

  • Spider-Man

    986

  • The Big Short

    987

  • Shaolin Soccer

    988

  • Late Marriage

    989

  • Our Beloved Month of August

    990

  • Enemy

    991

  • Arabian Nights: Volume 1, The Restless One

    992

  • Cold Mountain

    993

  • My Joy

    994

  • Bridge of Spies

    995

  • Where Does Your Hidden Smile Lie?

    996

  • Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

    997

  • She Dies Tomorrow

    998

  • State and Main

    999

  • The Quiet American

    1000