BBC Culture's 100 Greatest Films of the 21st Century

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"For our poll to determine the 100 greatest American films, we surveyed 62 film critics from around the world. This time, we received responses from 177 – from every continent except Antarctica. Some are newspaper or magazine reviewers, others write primarily for websites; academics and cinema curators are well-represented too. For the purposes of this poll we have decided that a list of the greatest films of the 21st Century should include the year 2000, even though we recognise that there was no ‘Year Zero’ and that 2001 is mathematically the start of the century."

There are 6 historical films in this list.

  • The New World

    39

  • 12 Years a Slave

    44

  • The Assassin

    50

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    57

  • Spotlight

    88

  • Carlos

    100