Best Movies of 2021 – page 3

Don't Breathe 2 (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Blind Man has been hiding out for several years in an isolated cabin and has taken in and raised a young girl orphaned from a devastating house fire. Their quiet life together is shattered when a group of criminals kidnap the girl, forcing the ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspenseful, bloody, brutal ...
Plot: blind man, sole survivor, house, murder, home invasion, kidnapping, gunfight, recluse, criminal, invasion, kidnapped girl, human dog relationship ...
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The King's Man (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As a collection of history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: spy, secret service, spy hero, top secret, world war one, world domination, espionage, master criminal, spy mission, courage, reluctant hero, war ...
Time: 1910s, future, year 1914, 20th century
Place: london, south africa, germany, russia, washington d.c. ...
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The Guilty (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A demoted police officer assigned to a call dispatch desk is conflicted when he receives an emergency phone call from a kidnapped woman.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, police officer, crimes, police, police station, abduction, woman in danger, kidnapped woman, who done it, heroes, chase, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.
Style: political, inspirational, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: violence, civil rights, betrayal, prison, assassination, informant, justice, politics, black history, betrayal by friend, murder, freedom ...
Time: year 1968, 60s
Place: chicago illinois
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The Lost Daughter (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Israel, Greece
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A woman's seaside vacation takes a dark turn when her obsession with a young mother forces her to confront secrets from her past.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, feminist film, art house ...
Plot: motherhood, mother daughter relationship, beach, vacation, female masturbation, depressed woman, female protagonist, female nudity, husband wife relationship, flashback, worried mother, doll ...
Place: greece
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Girl in the Basement (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sara is a teen girl who is looking forward to her 18th birthday to move away from her controlling father Don. But before she could even blow out the candles, Don imprisons her in the basement of their home.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, feminist film, psychological ...
Plot: basement, captivity, abusive father, hostage, domineering father, father and daughter, violent father, crimes, sexual abuse, hidden room, rescue, bomb shelter ...
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Bad Trip (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This mix of a scripted buddy comedy road movie and a real hidden camera prank show follows the outrages misadventures of two buds stuck in a rut who embark on a cross-country road trip to NYC. The storyline sets up shocking real pranks.
Style: light, funny, road movie, buddy comedy, humorous ...
Plot: gorilla, road trip, car, prank, travel, friends, humour, road accident, escapades, drug trip, satire, animals ...
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Kate (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After she's irreversibly poisoned, a ruthless criminal operative has less than 24 hours to exact revenge on her enemies and in the process forms an unexpected bond with the daughter of one of her past victims.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating, neo noir ...
Plot: female assassin, murder, vengeance, assassin, female protagonist, poison, revenge, murderer, yakuza, strong female lead, violence, fight ...
Time: 2020s
Place: tokyo, japan, osaka japan
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The Many Saints of Newark (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young Anthony Soprano is growing up in one of the most tumultuous eras in Newark, N.J., history, becoming a man just as rival gangsters start to rise up and challenge the all-powerful DiMeo crime family. Caught up in the changing times is the uncle ...
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: mafia, gangsters, gang, criminal, crimes, mob boss, mafioso, bandit, cosa nostra, organized crime, criminal underworld, gang war ...
Time: 60s, year 1967, year 1971, year 1972, 70s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
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The Tender Bar (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: J.R. is a fatherless boy growing up in the glow of a bar where the bartender, his Uncle Charlie, is the sharpest and most colorful of an assortment of quirky and demonstrative father figures. As the boy’s determined mother struggles to provide her ...
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: child prodigy, uncle nephew relationship, drunken man, family relations, bartender, boy, adult child friendship, lifestyle, family problems, adolescence vs adulthood, social problems, social issues ...
Time: year 1986, year 1973
Place: long island, new york, north carolina, yale university, manhattan new york city ...
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Swan Song (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the near future, Cameron Turner is diagnosed with a terminal illness. Presented with an experimental solution to shield his wife and son from grief, he grapples with altering their fate.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, intellectual, futuristic ...
Plot: illness, love, moral dilemma, clones, terminator, family relations, future dystopia, family problems, father son relationship, father, life is a bitch, cloning ...
Time: future
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Born a Champion (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After a blood- soaked jujitsu match in Dubai, fighting legend Mickey Kelley falls to superstar Blaine. But years later, an online video proves that Blaine cheated, and the world demands a rematch. Can the aging underdog get back into shape in time ...
Style: captivating, tense, inspirational
Plot: jujitsu, sport, fight, professional sports, contests and competitions, combat, athlete's life, boxing champion, life is a bitch, rivalry, battles, martial arts ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
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American Underdog (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Kurt Warner, who went from a stockboy at a grocery store to a two-time NFL MVP, Super Bowl champion, and Hall of Fame quarterback.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, captivating, disturbing, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, american football player, football team, nfl, football, champion, athlete's life, lifestyle, cultural icon, desire for fame, athlete and trainer, playing football ...
Time: year 1985, year 1992, year 1996
Place: los angeles, st. louis missouri
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CODA (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: As a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults), Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family. When the family's fishing business is threatened, Ruby finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music and her fear of abandoning her parents.
Style: thought provoking, sad, sincere, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: sign language, deaf, mute or deaf, family relations, teenager, coming of age, family, deafness, women, parents and children, female singer, moral dilemma ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
Place: massachusetts
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King Richard (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The story of how Richard Williams served as a coach to his daughters Venus and Serena, who will soon become two of the most legendary tennis players in history.
Style: breathtaking, inspirational, motivational, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: father, tennis, tennis player, family, athlete's life, strict father, family relations, father daughter relationship, rivalry, coach, athlete and trainer, sport ...
Place: plymouth
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Passing (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1920s New York City, a Black woman finds her world upended when her life becomes intertwined with a former childhood friend who's passing as white.
Plot: childhood, racism, crimes, lesbian, interwar period, woman, lgbtq, black history, girl, demonic possession, friend, ambiguity ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929
Place: new york, chicago illinois, harlem
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A Boy Called Christmas (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ordinary young boy called Nikolas sets out on an extraordinary adventure into the snowy north in search of his father who is on a quest to discover the fabled village of the elves, Elfhelm. Taking with him a headstrong reindeer called Blitzen and ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, thought provoking
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, destiny, search for father, boy, magical, magic, adventure, never give up, direction and purpose, adventure hero, magical creature ...
Place: finland
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The Last Warrior: Root of Evil (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Peace and tranquility have set in Belogorie. The evil was defeated and Ivan is now enjoying his well-deserved fame. He is surrounded by his family, friends and small wonders from the modern world that help him lead a comfortable life. Luckily, he ...
Style: fairy tale, colourful, humorous, stylized, captivating
Plot: magical creature, wizards, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, fantasy world, good versus evil, showdown, fictional country, fictional kingdom, fight, magical, strong man ...
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Together Together (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When young loner Anna is hired as the surrogate for Matt, a single man in his 40s, the two strangers come to realize this unexpected relationship will quickly challenge their perceptions of connection, boundaries and the particulars of love.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: couple relations, love affair, surrogate mother, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wanting a baby, new love, couples, love interest, love story, romantic relationship, male female relationship, relationship vs career ...
Place: california, san francisco
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Cry Macho (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Milo, a one-time rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder, takes a job from an ex-boss to bring the man's young son home from Mexico.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere, suspense ...
Plot: cowboy, bad mother, redemption, parents and children, father son relationship, father and son, travel, family relations, kidnapping, competition, horse, abusive mother ...
Time: 70s, year 1978
Place: mexico, mexico city
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Werewolves Within (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a proposed pipeline creates hostilities between residents of a small town, a newly-arrived forest ranger must keep the peace after a snowstorm confines the townspeople to an old lodge. But when a mysterious creature begins terrorizing the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, humorous, psychotronic, bleak ...
Plot: werewolf, murder, supernatural, monster, blizzard, isolation, game, hunting, lycanthrope, forest ranger, characters in danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, surprise ending
Plot: swat team, hostage, underground, hostile takeover, terrorism, hostage situation, female sociopath, bravery, ends with a wedding, red herring, commando mission, eavesdropping ...
Time: 2020s
Place: london, georgia, english channel, england, paris france
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Old (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of families on a tropical holiday discover that the secluded beach where they are staying is somehow causing them to age rapidly – reducing their entire lives into a single day.
Style: suspense, mysterious, macabre, tense, psychological ...
Plot: time, vacation, medical experiment, race against time, island prison, island, aging, rapid aging, human experiment, ocean, escape, climbing ...
Time: 2020s
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Antlers (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young teacher discovers that her troubled student's father and younger brother harbor a deadly supernatural secret. Taking the boy into her care, the teacher must fight for their survival against horrors beyond imagination.
Style: scary, suspense, bleak, unusual plot structure, slasher ...
Plot: monster, creature, native american, fear, supernatural, superstition, myth, sheriff, supernatural power, child abuse, wilderness, school bully ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: oregon
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Clean (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tormented by a past life, garbage man Clean attempts a life of quiet redemption. But when his good intentions mark him a target of a local crime boss, Clean is forced to reconcile with the violence of his past
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, haunted by the past, christmas, melancholy, redemption, violence, tragic past, confronting the past, criminal, problem, life is a bitch, pawnshop ...
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Operation Mincemeat (2021)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In 1943, two British intelligence officers concoct Operation Mincemeat, wherein their plan to drop a corpse with false papers off the coast of Spain would fool Nazi spies into believing the Allied forces were planning to attack by way of Greece ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: world war two, spy, war, military, operation, army, secret mission, wartime, life is a bitch, wartime life, military life, military officer ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: spain, sicily, greece, berlin germany, london
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The Addams Family 2 (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Addams get tangled up in more wacky adventures and find themselves involved in hilarious run-ins with all sorts of unsuspecting characters. Sequel to the 2019 animated film, 'The Addams Family'.
Style: funny, 3d animation, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: eccentric family, eccentricity, life & death, unconventional family, halloween, family life, parents and children, family, kids and family, supernatural, male female relationship, adventure ...
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The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film tells the story of quick-witted teen Mark, contentedly living the same day in an endless loop whose world is turned upside-down when he meets mysterious Margaret also stuck in the time loop. Mark and Margaret form a magnetic partnership, ...
Style: suspense, psychological, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: time travel, time loop, love, dog, student, alternate reality, time, repeated scene, coming of age, supernatural, friendship, redemption ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Blue Miracle (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To save their cash-strapped orphanage, a guardian and his kids partner with a washed-up boat captain for a chance to win a lucrative fishing competition.
Style: captivating, sincere, inspirational
Audience: family outing
Plot: sea, fisherman, fishing, orphanage, rivalry, financial problem, social problems, contests and competitions, workplace situations, escapades, sea adventure, youth ...
Place: mexico
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Thunder Force (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a world where supervillains are commonplace, two estranged childhood best friends reunite after one devises a treatment that gives them powers to protect their city.
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, humorous, funny ...
Plot: superhero, superhero team, interracial friendship, overweight woman, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, old friend, first date, power, teamwork, heroes, friend ...
Place: chicago illinois
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