12 lists. 10 different number ones. Explore the best movies of 2021 through the individual Top Ten lists of the contributors of Film School Rejects.
The Film School Rejects team watched hundreds of movies in 2021 and enjoyed quite a few. These are the 50 best.
By Rob Hunter
This year’s top fifteen films come from France, Japan, Denmark, Norway, the UK, and the US, and they run the gamut in tone, style, and popularity.
By Anna Swanson
For our movie of 2021, we’re going back to where it all started…
By Shea Vassar
2021 was a great year for performances but only one can be named Performer of the Year. Shea Vassar explores why this rite can only be awarded to Michael Greyeyes.
With ‘The Power of the Dog,’ Campion delivered a masterful take on one of cinema’s most-celebrated genres.
We are told that this is the end for The Beatles, but what we witness on the Apple Corps roof is pure bliss.
Last year saw more on-screen projects from non-binary and gender non-conforming creators than ever before.
By Naomi Elias
From an anime villain to a mafioso to a pair of billionaires with outsize personalities, these characters were the most memorable — and most memed — of the year.