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Old 12-28-21, 05:14 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Kinda real order, but top is #1. Haven’t seen too much. Only what can be streamed. Others: Dune, Shang-Chi, Last Night in Soho (got to finish, luke warm now), Licorice Pizza, No Way Home, Last Duel, Green Knight, many others, I have to give attention to…
2. tick…tick, Boom!
3. In the Heights
4. The Harder They Fall
5. No Time to Die
6. Pig
7. Free Guy
8. Nobody
9. Licorice Pizza
10. Encanto

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Old 12-29-21, 02:20 AM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

I need to amend my top 10 list slightly

Raya and Judas are out.

In are:

Roadrunner: A Film about Anthony Bourdain - Amazing film about my favorite TV/Travel personality who is gone way too soon.

Blue Bayou: A movie that almost no one saw about illegal adoptions and a family torn apart by it. A great film by Justin Chon.

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King Richard
No Time to Die
A Quiet Place Part II
Spider-Man: No Way Home
West Side Story
Free Guy
Old 12-29-21, 06:32 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

I literally watched so few new movies this year. No particular order.

Justice League: Snyder Cut
Spider-Man: No Way Home
Shang Chi
Free Guy
Suicide Squad
Old 12-29-21, 06:39 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

I just started using Letterboxd because I hate when these list things come up and I forget which movies I liked and why.
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Old 12-29-21, 08:28 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Like a number of people here, I've spent most of the year catching up with old movies. I thought I only watched about 20-30 new releases, but according to Letterboxd, I've seen 43 so far. (Incidentally, thank you to the people who've posted their lists. The titles mentioned have reminded me of a number of films I meant to get to but didn't have time for.)

Here are my ten in no particular order, except the first, which is my #1:
  • Together Together
  • Malignant
  • Spider-Man: No Way Home
  • Nobody
  • The Green Knight
  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
  • Raging Fire
  • Zack Snyder's Justice League
  • Boss Level
  • Last Night in Soho
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Would like to add Don't Look Up to my list
Old 12-30-21, 02:39 AM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Judas And The Black Messiah
No Time To Die
Another Round
Zack Snyder's Justice League
Wrath of Man
The Tomorrow War
The Suicide Squad
Old 12-30-21, 11:07 AM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Originally Posted by milo bloom
Didnít watch much new stuff this year, but Dune was absolutely the best thing I saw all year.

Shoutouts to Godzilla vs Kong, Cruella and Zack Snyderís Justice League.
I'll also add The Suicide Squad, that was fun.
Old 12-31-21, 05:51 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

1.Space Sweepers
3.Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
5.Raya and the Last Dragon
6.Gunpowder Milkshake
7.The French Dispatch

8.The Green Knight
9.Zack Snyder's Justice League
10.The Suicide Squad

*I still need to see:
Spider-Man: No Way Home
Licorice Pizza
Last Night in Soho


Space Sweepers
Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Raya and the Last Dragon
Gunpowder Milkshake
The French Dispatch

The Green Knight
Zack Snyder's Justice League
The Suicide Squad

Love Hard

No Time to Die
The Little Things
No Sudden Move
The Map of Tiny Perfect Things

A Quiet Place Part II
Army of the Dead

8-Bit Christmas
Jungle Cruise
Black Widow

The Dig
Without Remorse
The Woman in the Window
The Tomorrow War

Coming 2 America
Red Notice

Outside the Wire
Cosmic Sin
Mortal Kombat
Godzilla vs. Kong

Fear Street Part One: 1994
Tom and Jerry

Space Jam: A New Legacy

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Old 01-01-22, 02:50 AM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Have not watched many movies from 2021. no order.

Freddie Mercury - The Final Act
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Really liked Nora Lum, known professionally as Awkwafina in the flick.
Cruella (2021)
Nobody (I) (2021)
Palmer (2021)
Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021)

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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Definitely adding The Matrix Resurrections to my list
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Old 01-02-22, 12:22 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Movies release in 2021 that I saw... I'm not sure I saw 10 of them, but here it goes...

1. Spider-Man: No Way Home
2. West Side Story
3. Shang Chi & the Legend of the Ten Rings
4. No Time To Die
5. Black Widow
6. Godzilla vs Kong
7. Cruella
8. Free Guy
9. Eternals
10. The Pokťmon Movie: Secret of the Jungle

I saw 11 new movies in 2021 and Fast 9 will never make any Top 10 list.

... and I am watching Encanto with the family today, so I will add that in there somewhere.

Still need to watch Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Dune, Venom: Let There Be Carnage, and Jungle Cruise.
Old 01-03-22, 10:56 AM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

1. “Pig”—The biggest surprise of the year, this little movie that becomes profound. It’s got the best Nicolas Cage performance in years. Who knew you’d get all emotional over a pig?

2. “Don’t Look Up”—Another big surprise, a brilliant satire that’s nothing like what you expect but manages to accurately skewer the world we’ve devolved to.

3. “The Power of the Dog”—This adaptation of the modern classic Thomas Savage novel hits all the right notes and has a powerful third act that sneaks up on you.

4. “Licorice Pizza”—Paul Thomas Anderson’s hangout flick features two indelible characters (and first-time performances) and simply delivers a great nostalgic time.

5. “The Green Knight”—A reimagining of the Sir Gawain tale, this film is an incredible visual feast.

6. “Dune”—Denis Villenueve’s take on the Herbert novel is huge, weighty, and perfectly realized, leaving the campy Lynch film for the Lynch apologists.

7. “Riders of Justice”—Here’s a dark Danish comedy starring Mads Mikkelson that has all the makings of a brutal revenge tale but ends up unexpectedly sweet and sad and rewarding.

8. “The Sparks Brothers”—Probably the best time I had at the movies this year, Edgar Wright’s loving tribute to this band is propulsive and hilarious.

9. “Spider-Man: No Way Home”—The second-best time I had at the movies! The trilogy enters the multiverse and deals with nostalgia the right way.

10. “Nightmare Alley”—Guillermo del Toro’s adaptation of the William Gresham novel is a noir beauty.

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Old 01-04-22, 05:25 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Originally Posted by Throwing Copper
In no particular order:

Power of the Dog
Together Together
Nine Days
Drive My Car
King Richard
The Night House
The Last Duel
John and the Hole

**this will likely change because I havenít seen Licorice Pizza and a few others*.

Honorable Mention:

Old Henry
Eyes of Tammy Faye
Last Night in Soho
The Novice
The Card Counter
Godzilla vs Kong
Bergman Island
Belfast (disappointing but still good)
The Humans
Cruella (added because I saw Crockerís list; one of the biggest nice surprises of the year).
Just saw Mass. powerful performances across the board. Should get some Oscar nominations.

Add it for my Top 10 most likely.
Old 01-05-22, 12:56 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

There's still a bunch I want to see, but here's my list for now. The four at the top are probably my four favorite, but otherwise these are in no particular order.

Licorice Pizza
The Lost Daughter
Power of the Dog
No Sudden Move
Last Night in Soho
The French Disaptch
West Side Story

Honorable mention (I don't like to mix docs and fiction, but this would have been in my top 2 or 3)
The Rescue
Old 01-10-22, 11:56 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Alphabetical for me:


The Beatles: Get Back

The French Dispatch

Godzilla Vs Kong

Licorice Pizza


The Power of the Dog

The Sparks Brothers

Spider-Man: No Way Home

Summer of Soul

Very much tied up for No. 11: Dune, The Green Knight, Nobody, No Time To Die, The Velvet Underground

Old 01-15-22, 04:23 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Have lots of catching up to do.

So far:

In the Earth
The Card Counter
The Night House
The Power of the Dog

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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

In no particular order:

Power of the Dog
Spider-Man: No Way Home
The Harder They Fall
Eyes of Tammy Faye
The Mitchells vs the Machines
Fear Street Trilogy
Old 03-26-22, 11:03 PM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

While there are still some films I probably should watch, I did finally get all ten Oscar nominated films watched tonight.

In no particular order

West Side Story
Judas and the Black Messiah
Nine Days
The Last Duel

Old 03-28-22, 10:43 AM
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Re: Your Top 10 of 2021

Still have to see CODA (I know)

​​​​​​1. Spider-Man: No Way Home2. The Power of the Dog3. Last Night in Soho4. Quiet Place Part 25. No Time To Die6. Cruella7. Godzilla vs Kong8. Shang-Chi9. Encanto10. King Richard
HM in alpha order: Bo Burnham: Inside, Candyman, The Green Knight, House of Gucci, Judas and the Black Messiah, Licorice Pizza, The Last Duel, Nightmare Alley, Pig, Spiral: From the Book of Saw, The Suicide Squad, Willy's Wonderland

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