Best Films of 2020

Qualifying runs count, as do week or month-long runs on MUBI. Big streamer debuts count; movies originally premiered within ten years given VOD release or streaming debut count.

Honorable Mentions: The King of Staten Island, His House, 76 Days, Mr. Soul!, One Night in Miami..., The Invisible Man, An Easy Girl, The Wolf House, Driveways, and House of Hummingbird

Blind Spots: Saint Frances, Shakedown, Lingua Franca, The Grand Bizarre, and Jasper Mall

Best TV: I May Destroy You, Devs, Harley Quinn, How to with John Wilson, and Big Mouth

Worst Movies of 2020: Dolittle, You Should Have Left, Ava, Artemis Fowl, The Tax Collector, Wonder Woman 1984, The Trial of the Chicago 7, Becky, Hamilton, Irresistable, What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael, Hillbilly Elegy, and The Gentlemen

  • Shirley

    1

  • Small Axe

    2

  • Da 5 Bloods

    3

  • Kajillionaire

    4

  • City Hall

    5

  • The Whistlers

    6

  • Tesla

    7

  • On the Rocks

    8

  • Mank

    9

  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always

    10

  • She Dies Tomorrow

    11

  • World of Tomorrow Episode Three: The Absent Destinations of David Prime

    12

  • First Cow

    13

  • Vitalina Varela

    14

  • Dick Johnson Is Dead

    15

  • Time

    16

  • Yourself and Yours

    17

  • Hill of Freedom

    18

  • Bacurau

    19

  • Liberté

    20

  • Fourteen

    21

  • The Wild Goose Lake

    22

  • David Byrne's American Utopia

    23

  • Jallikattu

    24

  • Inventing the Future

    25

  • To the Ends of the Earth

    26

  • I Wish I Knew

    27

  • Let Them All Talk

    28

  • A Family Tour

    29

  • The 24th

    30

  • Zombi Child

    31

  • Residue

    32

  • Tommaso

    33

  • Minari

    34

  • Joan of Arc

    35

  • Selah and the Spades

    36

  • Santiago, Italia

    37

  • Tenet

    38

  • Coronation

    39

  • Feels Good Man

    40

  • Ema

    41

  • The Assistant

    42

  • The 11th Green

    43

  • Ham on Rye

    44

  • Nomadland

    45

  • I'm Thinking of Ending Things

    46

  • Color Out of Space

    47

  • La Llorona

    48

  • Miss Juneteenth

    49

  • Wolfwalkers

    50