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Phil’s Best & Worst 2021 Films & TV… Final Edition (31st Dec 2021)

So this is my semi-regularly updated of the BEST and WORST of the films & TV released in 2021 (2021 Films), as well as the best films I missed from last year and those that I just couldn’t finish.

All in my very humble opinion…


BEST Films Of 2021… So Far:

  1. Dune (2021)
  2. Nobody
  3. Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
  4. The Suicide Squad
  5. Val
Honourable Mentions:

Spider-Man: No Way Home, Cruella, The Mitchells vs the Machines, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Tick Tick Boom, No Time To Die, The Many Saints Of Newark, A Quiet Place: Part II, In The Heights, West Side Story, Four Hours In The Capitol, The Map of Tiny Perfect Things, 9/11: Inside the President’s War Room, Seaspiracy, Judas and the Black Messiah, Nomadland, Run Hide Fight, Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar, Jungle Cruise, News Of The World,  Archive, The Croods: A New Age, Moxie, Free Guy, Cop Shop, Fear Street Trilogy, Titane,  I Care A Lot, No Sudden Move, Venom: Let There Be Carnage,  Last Night In Soho, One Night In Miami, Raya and the Last Dragon, Violation, Werewolves Within, Love And Monsters, Batman: Soul Of The Dragon, Willy’s Wonderland, Zack Snyder’s Justice League, JFK Revisited: Through the Looking Glass

WORST Films Of 2021… So Far

  1. SAS: Red Notice
  2. Reminiscence
  3. Apex
  4. Old
  5. Midnight In The Switchgrass

Dis-Honourable Mentions:

The Matrix Resurrections, Rare Beasts, The Marksman, Snake Eyes, Sweet Girl,  Locked Down, Infinite, Outside The Wire, The Ice Road, Wrong Turn (2021),  Initiation (2021) , Assimilate, In The Earth, Mortal Kombat (2021), Monster Hunter, Finding Ohana, Tom & Jerry, Chaos Walking, Spiral: From the Book of Saw, The Woman In The Window, Halloween Kills, Army of The Dead, Random Acts Of Violence, Escape Room: Tournament of Champions, The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, Eternals

BEST TV Shows Of 2021… So Far:

  1. Mare Of Easttown
  2. Hacks
  3. Cobra Kia (Season 3)
  4. Sex Education (Season 3)
  5. Formula 1: Drive to Survive (Season 3)
Honourable Mentions:

Masters of the Universe: Revelation (Part 1),  Chucky, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Heels, Loki, Shadow & Bone, The War Of The Worlds


The 2021 Films I just couldn’t Finish…

None!  I watched them all.  Sadly.

Great Films Of Previous Years That I First Watched In 2021:

Class Action Park, Saint Maud, Rocks, Host, Gimme Shelter (1979), Deadly Mile High Club


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