Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Empire: The Best Movies of 2020

02 December 2020

Empire: The Best Movies of 2020

[see also 2012, 2011]

  1. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  2. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma
  3. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  4. RocksSarah Gavron
  5. Saint MaudRose Glass
  6. The Invisible ManLeigh Whannell
  7. Small Axe: Lovers RockSteve McQueen
  8. The LighthouseRobert Eggers
  9. MankDavid Fincher
  10. Jojo RabbitTaika Waititi
  11. Small Axe: MangroveSteve McQueen
  12. Queen & SlimMelina Matsoukas
  13. 1917Sam Mendes
  14. HamiltonThomas Kail
  15. I'm Thinking of Ending ThingsCharlie Kaufman
  16. A Beautiful Day in the NeighborhoodMarielle Heller
  17. TenetChristopher Nolan
  18. OnwardDan Scanlon
  19. Da 5 BloodsSpike Lee
  20. HostRob Savage