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The Ultimate Film Canon: 21st Century (2001-2020)

The dawn of the new century, the first 20 years.

Top films of each year

2001 - Mulholland Drive
2002 - City of God
2003 - Kill Bill, Vol. 1
2004 - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
2005 - Enemy Image
2006 - Paprika
2007 - There Will Be Blood
2008 - Love Exposure
2009 - Mary and Max
2010 - Incendies
2011 - The Tree of Life
2012 - The Master
2013 - The Wolf of Wall Street
2014 - Whiplash
2015 - Son of Saul
2016 - The Handmaiden
2017 - Blade Runner 2049
2018 - Hereditary
2019 - Parasite

Ultimate Film Canon pt. 1: 20th Century
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 2: Underrated and Obscure Gems
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 3: 1878-2000: Bonus Films
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 4: 21st Century
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 5: Bonus short films
Ultimate Film Canon pt. 6: Mini-series/OVA/Web-series/Multi-part documentary

  • Promises

    1

  • War Photographer

    2

  • Orozco the Embalmer

    3

  • The Sweetest Mango

    4

  • Invincible

    5

  • The Pledge

    6

  • Donnie Darko

    7

  • Dogtown and Z-Boys

    8

  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    9

  • In the Bedroom

    10

  • The American Astronaut

    11

  • Series 7: The Contenders

    12

  • Avalon

    13

  • Waking Life

    14

  • Wet Hot American Summer

    15

  • DJ Q.bert's Wave Twisters

    16

  • Tape

    17

  • Electric Dragon 80.000 V

    18

  • The Beginning: Making 'Episode I'

    19

  • Fate

    20

  • Pulse

    21

  • Under the Skin of the City

    22

  • La CiΓ©naga

    23

  • Fat Girl

    24

  • Don's Plum

    25

  • Faat KinΓ©

    26

  • Rivers and Tides

    27

  • Brief Crossing

    28

  • The Experiment

    29

  • The Old Man Who Read Love Stories

    30

  • The Son's Room

    31

  • Moulin Rouge!

    32

  • Okie Noodling

    33

  • Harmful Insect

    34

  • Visitor Q

    35

  • Yolngu Boy

    36

  • Blow

    37

  • Bridget Jones's Diary

    38

  • West Side Avenue

    39

  • The Fourth Dimension

    40

  • Freddy Got Fingered

    41

  • The Devil's Backbone

    42

  • Crayon Shin-chan: Fierceness That Invites Storm! The Adult Empire Strikes Back

    43

  • AmΓ©lie

    44

  • Failan

    45

  • Workers, Peasants

    46

  • Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures

    47

  • CQ

    48

  • Kandahar

    49

  • Shrek

    50

  • No Man's Land

    51

  • I'm Going Home

    52

  • Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

    53

  • The Piano Teacher

    54

  • In Praise of Love

    55

  • Mulholland Drive

    56

  • What Time Is It There?

    57

  • Dark Blue World

    58

  • Conspiracy

    59

  • Metropolis

    60

  • Elegy of a Voyage

    61

  • Atlantis: The Lost Empire

    62

  • Domestic Violence

    63

  • Monster's Ball

    64

  • Y Tu MamΓ‘ TambiΓ©n

    65

  • Lantana

    66

  • Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

    67

  • Bully

    68

  • Ghost World

    69

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

    70

  • La Libertad

    71

  • Mullet

    72

  • Pootie Tang

    73

  • Trouble Every Day

    74

  • Shaolin Soccer

    75

  • Legally Blonde

    76

  • Spirited Away

    77

  • Fragile as the World

    78

  • My Sassy Girl

    79

  • Millennium Actress

    80

  • Rat Race

    81

  • Princess Arete

    82

  • The Others

    83

  • Thief or Reality

    84

  • Session 9

    85

  • Silent Partner

    86

  • Son of the Bride

    87

  • He Died with a Felafel in His Hand

    88

  • Monsoon Wedding

    89

  • Cowboy Bebop: The Movie

    90

  • Pistol Opera

    91

  • Thirteen Conversations About One Thing

    92

  • Dog Days

    93

  • Time Out

    94

  • Where Does Your Hidden Smile Lie?

    95

  • Behind the Sun

    96

  • Wild Innocence

    97

  • All About Lily Chou-Chou

    98

  • Last Orders

    99

  • The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra

    100