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    The Best Movies We Watched In 2021

    It was a banner year for truffle pigs, wooden marionette children, and crying to Joni Mitchell.

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    1. Annette

    ANNETTE, Adam Driver, 2021

    2. Bad Trip

    BAD TRIP, from left: Eric Andre, Lil Rel Howery, 2020

    3. Barb and Star Go To Vista Del Mar

    BARB AND STAR GO TO VISTA DEL MAR, (aka BARB & STAR GO TO VISTA DEL MAR), front, from left: Annie Mumolo, Jamie Dornan, Kristen Wiig, 2021

    4. Bergman Island

    BERGMAN ISLAND, from left: Vicky Krieps, Tim Roth, 2021

    5. Billie Eilish: The World's A Little Blurry

    Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell in “Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry,” now streaming on Apple TV+.

    6. C'mon C'mon

    C'MON C'MON, from left: Gaby Hoffmann, Joaquin Phoenix, 2021

    7. CODA

    CODA, Emilia Jones, 2021.

    8. Don't Look Up

    DON'T LOOK UP, from left: Jennifer Lawrence, Leonardo DiCaprio, Timothee Chalamet, 2021

    9. Drive My Car

    DRIVE MY CAR, (aka DORAIBU MAI KA), from left: Masaki Okada, Hidetoshi Nishijima, 2021

    10. Dune

    DUNE, Timothee Chalamet, 2021

    11. Flee

    FLEE, Amin (right), 2021

    12. The Green Knight

    THE GREEN KNIGHT, Dev Patel as Gawain, 2021. ph: Eric Zachanowich

    13. The Hand of God

    THE HAND OF GOD, (aka E STATA LA MANO DI DIO), Filippo Scotti, 2021

    14. The Harder They Fall

    THE HARDER THEY FALL, from left: Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors, Danielle Deadwyler, Edi Gathegi, RJ Cyler, 2021.

    15. I'm Your Man

    I'M YOUR MAN, (aka I AM YOUR MAN, aka ICH BIN DEIN MENSCH), from left: Dan Stevens, Maren Eggert, 2021.

    16. Licorice Pizza

    LICORICE PIZZA, from left: Cooper Hoffman, Alana Haim, 2021

    17. The Lost Daughter

    THE LOST DAUGHTER, from left: Dakota Johnson, Olivia Colman

    18. Luca

    LUCA, from left: Luca Paguro (voice: Jacob Tremblay), Alberto Scorfano (voice: Jack Dylan Grazer), 2021.

    19. Old

    OLD, from left: Vicky Krieps, Thomasin McKenzie, Gael Garcia Bernal, Luca Faustino Rodriguez, 2021.

    20. Passing

    PASSING, from left: Ruth Negga, Tessa Thompson, 2021

    21. Pig

    PIG, Nicolas Cage, 2021. ph: David Reamer

    22. The Power of the Dog

    THE POWER OF THE DOG, from left: Benedict Cumberbatch, Kodi Smit-McPhee, 2021.

    23. Shiva Baby

    SHIVA BABY, Rachel Sennott, 2020

    24. Spencer

    Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana, 2021

    25. Spider-Man: No Way Home

    SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME, from left: Zendaya, Tom Holland as Spider-Man, 2021

    26. Tick, Tick...Boom!

    TICK, TICK...BOOM!, Andrew Garfield, 2021

    27. The Velvet Underground

    Moe Tucker, John Cale, Sterling Morrison and Lou Reed from archival photography from “The Velvet Underground"

    28. West Side Story

    WEST SIDE STORY, from left: Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, 2021