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They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? The 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films (February 2019 Edition)

The original list can be found here: www.theyshootpictures.com/21stcentury.htm

A couple of clarifications:

TSPDT's list includes "The Wire" which, as a TV series, isn't on Letterboxd. As such, it's represented here by "The Wire Odyssey".

The list also includes season 1 of "The Handmaid's Tale", which is represented here by the 1990 film version.

There are 640 films in this list released in the 2000s.

  • In the Mood for Love

    1

  • Mulholland Drive

    2

  • Yi Yi

    3

  • There Will Be Blood

    4

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    5

  • Spirited Away

    7

  • Caché

    8

  • Tropical Malady

    9

  • City of God

    10

  • Lost in Translation

    11

  • Brokeback Mountain

    12

  • WALL·E

    13

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    14

  • Dogville

    15

  • Russian Ark

    16

  • Talk to Her

    18

  • The White Ribbon

    19

  • The Death of Mr. Lazarescu

    20

  • Werckmeister Harmonies

    21

  • Punch-Drunk Love

    22

  • No Country for Old Men

    25

  • Platform

    26

  • Elephant

    27

  • The Gleaners & I

    28

  • Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks

    29

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    30

  • The Lives of Others

    31

  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

    33

  • Before Sunset

    34

  • Grizzly Man

    35

  • A History of Violence

    36

  • Inland Empire

    37

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

    39

  • Y Tu Mamá También

    41

  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    42

  • Zodiac

    43

  • Sideways

    44

  • Memento

    46

  • Colossal Youth

    47

  • Oldboy

    48

  • Silent Light

    50

  • The Hurt Locker

    51

  • Children of Men

    52

  • Syndromes and a Century

    53

  • Dancer in the Dark

    55

  • Songs from the Second Floor

    57

  • Amélie

    58

  • Still Life

    60

  • Far from Heaven

    61

  • Million Dollar Baby

    62

  • Goodbye, Dragon Inn

    63

  • Let the Right One In

    64

  • The Dark Knight

    65

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    66

  • Synecdoche, New York

    67

  • In Vanda's Room

    68

  • Requiem for a Dream

    69

  • Moulin Rouge!

    70

  • The Headless Woman

    71

  • A Prophet

    72

  • Blissfully Yours

    74

  • The Son

    76

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    77

  • 2046

    78

  • Hunger

    79

  • The Piano Teacher

    80

  • Distant

    82

  • Inglourious Basterds

    83

  • Finding Nemo

    85

  • Donnie Darko

    87

  • The Host

    89

  • Mystic River

    90

  • Up

    91

  • The Incredibles

    93

  • The New World

    94

  • Amores Perros

    95

  • The Departed

    96

  • Waltz with Bashir

    98

  • Avatar

    99

  • The World

    100

  • Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

    101

  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1

    103

  • Adaptation.

    105

  • Irreversible

    106

  • La Ciénaga

    107

  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

    109

  • Shaun of the Dead

    110

  • Capturing the Friedmans

    111

  • Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

    112

  • 35 Shots of Rum

    113

  • Ghost World

    115

  • The Child

    116

  • Man on Wire

    117

  • The Pianist

    118

  • Code Unknown

    119

  • The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

    121

  • Memories of Murder

    124

  • The Intruder

    125

  • Moolaadé

    127

  • Ten

    128