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.

Matthew Jacobs: The 17 Best Movies of 2020

07 December 2020

Matthew Jacobs: The 17 Best Movies of 2020, as published by Huffington Post along with "a handful of must-see performances"

[see also 2018, 2017]

  1. NomadlandChloé Zhao
  2. Promising Young WomanEmerald Fennell
  3. MinariLee Isaac Chung
  4. Dick Johnson Is DeadKirsten Johnson
  5. First CowKelly Reichardt
  6. KajillionaireMiranda July
  7. Bad EducationCory Finley
  8. David Byrne's American UtopiaSpike Lee
  9. BacurauKleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles
  10. The 40-Year-Old VersionRadha Blank
  11. Sound of MetalDarius Marder
  12. The Truffle HuntersMichael Dweck and Gregory Kershaw
  13. FreakyChristopher Landon
  14. DrivewaysAndrew Ahn
  15. Da 5 BloodsSpike Lee
  16. ShithouseCooper Raiff
  17. Palm SpringsMax Barbakow