2021 First Watches Ranked

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    1

  • Yi Yi

    2

  • Mommy

    3

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    4

  • Persona

    5

  • The Shining

    6

  • Stand by Me

    7

  • Cinema Paradiso

    8

  • City of God

    9

  • Mulholland Drive

    10

  • Call Me by Your Name

    11

  • The Hunt

    12

  • Before Sunrise

    13

  • Fallen Angels

    14

  • In the Mood for Love

    15

  • Another Round

    16

  • 8½

    17

  • Amélie

    18

  • Portrait of a Young Girl at the End of the '60s in Brussels

    19

  • There Will Be Blood

    20

  • Snatch

    21

  • Apocalypse Now

    22

  • Do the Right Thing

    23

  • Trainspotting

    24

  • Minari

    25

  • The 400 Blows

    26

  • Mother

    27

  • Tomboy

    28

  • Under the Silver Lake

    29

  • Punch-Drunk Love

    30

  • A Clockwork Orange

    31

  • Mirror

    32

  • The Master

    33

  • The Seventh Seal

    34

  • Ivan's Childhood

    35

  • Moonlight

    36

  • Before Sunset

    37

  • Through a Glass Darkly

    38

  • The Green Mile

    39

  • Nobody

    40

  • Thunder Road

    41

  • Requiem for a Dream

    42

  • The Conversation

    43

  • Saving Private Ryan

    44

  • The Florida Project

    45

  • Michael Inside

    46

  • At Eternity's Gate

    47

  • Sound of Metal

    48

  • Dogtooth

    49

  • Catch Me If You Can

    50

  • The Revenant

    51

  • Blue Velvet

    52

  • Moneyball

    53

  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    54

  • Midsommar

    55

  • Memento

    56

  • Oldboy

    57

  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    58

  • Palm Springs

    59

  • The Imitation Game

    60

  • Taste of Cherry

    61

  • Good Burger

    62

  • Bad Trip

    63

  • Cléo from 5 to 7

    64

  • Blade Runner 2049

    65

  • War Dogs

    66

  • The King of Staten Island

    67

  • Big Time Adolescence

    68

  • The Nice Guys

    69

  • Fargo

    70

  • Before Midnight

    71

  • Soul

    72

  • Babylon

    73

  • Raging Bull

    74

  • Taipei Story

    75

  • I, Tonya

    76

  • Autumn Sonata

    77

  • Bicycle Thieves

    78

  • After Hours

    79

  • American History X

    80

  • Training Day

    81

  • I'm Thinking of Ending Things

    82

  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1

    83

  • Promising Young Woman

    84

  • The Usual Suspects

    85

  • Dallas Buyers Club

    86

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    87

  • Paris, Texas

    88

  • Her

    89

  • You Were Never Really Here

    90

  • This Is the End

    91

  • The Fighter

    92

  • The Lobster

    93

  • Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

    94

  • Jarhead

    95

  • Spree

    96

  • Don Jon

    97

  • Hot Summer Nights

    98

  • Throne of Blood

    99

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    100