Here is our list of the best movies of 2021 so far. Based on personal opinion as well as highest ratings and reviews. This list is full of must watch films from a variety of genres.
Let’s dive in the the best movies of the year as well as where to stream them and their ratings.
best movies of 2021
This new adaptation of a classic has been anticipated since the trailer was released earlier this year. Set in London during the 70s, the film follows Cruella before she becomes the fashion designer and villain from 101 Dalmatians.
2. Concrete Cowboy
Based on the book, Ghetto Cowboy, this is about a boy and his estranged father, portrayed by Idris Elba, who regain their relationship. This movie received an 80% on rotten tomatoes and a 6.3/10 on IMDb. Watch Concrete Cowboy on Netflix.
3. The Dry
This is another movie adaptation of a book. The Dry by Jane Harper stars Eric Bana as Aaron Falk who returns home after a tragedy. Additionally, he finds himself opening up unresolved wounds. This movie did extremely well on Rotten Tomatoes with a score or 90% and rave reviews from audiences.
What The Dry on Amazon Prime
4. A Quiet Place II
Join the Abbott family on another adventure of thrills and terror as the try to survive the silent world. This movie received a 91% on Rotten Tomatoes and a 7.9/10 on IMDB! Preorder A Quiet Place II On Amazon or check out your local theatre!
5. Little Fish
Watch this sci-fi/drama that tells a story of couple struggling to keep their relationship together amidst a memory-loss virus. This movie has a 91% on Rotten Tomatoes and a 71% on Metacritic. You can watch on Prime Video .
6. The Outside Story
Follow the story of the heartbroken video editor who locks himself away from the outside and then is forced to confront the world he was hiding from. This movie did amazingly well on Rotten Tomatoes with a 92%. You can watch it on on Youtube.
Watch as this documentary follows 3 Istanbul strays. It takes a deep look inside the truth behind the human condition and the stray dog population in Istanbul. This movie might make you cry but it is worth it.
It received a 95% on Rotten Tomatoes and you can watch it on Amazon.
8. In the Same Breath
This documentary captures and analyses how the government failed during the Corona Virus. It is a gripping telling of the origin, spread and media effect of the pandemic. This movie has a 95% on Rotten Tomatoes and you can watch it on HBO.
9. Plan B
Plan B not only represents what is currently happening throughout America but does so in a humorous way. The movie follows two girls trying to find emergency contraceptive, Plan B in the state of South Dakota.
All over the states, American people are having their right to abortions and contraception taken away. This movie shows the lengths many people have to go. This movie is highly rated on both Rotten Tomatoes and MetaCritic! You can watch it on Hulu and Netflix!
10. Judas And The Black Messiah
Based on true, historical events, this movie condemns the racial injustice that occurs throughout the entire country. The actors portrayed the characters brilliantly and took home 7 awards following the release. You can watch it on Amazon Prime or Google Play .
Have you seen any of these films? Let us know what you think of the 10 best movies of 2021!