Best of 2010s

Done as objectively as possible, with some sprinkles of reasonable subjectivity. Pushing whatever personal tastes I have out of the way, these are the twenty films I hope we look back on fifty years from now as being the “best” of the decade. You can find a few lines I wrote for each film in their respective notes. (Admittedly put more work into this list than any of my others, so if you did give these a read, I would really appreciate it.)

Also implemented the rule of one film per director, and I will not be editing this list past its initial publication. It’s meant as a time capsule, expressing my immediate feelings at the end of this great…

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  • Only God Forgives

    1

  • The Wolf of Wall Street

    2

  • First Reformed

    3

  • Inside Llewyn Davis

    4

  • The Master

    5

  • Nightcrawler

    6

  • Her

    7

  • Stranger by the Lake

    8

  • At Eternity's Gate

    9

  • Moonlight

    10

  • Uncut Gems

    11

  • The Hunt

    12

  • Cobain: Montage of Heck

    13

  • The Lighthouse

    14

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    15

  • The Raid

    16

  • Dragged Across Concrete

    17

  • I Saw the Devil

    18

  • The Social Network

    19

  • Burning

    20