Best Movies of 2021 – page 5

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public's perception of cats forever.
Style: surreal, sad, tragicomedy, stylized, dramatic ...
Plot: cat, tragedy, drawing, painting, painter, family relations, surrealism, eccentricity, husband wife relationship, art, family, life philosophy ...
Time: 1890s, victorian era, 20th century, 1880s, 90s ...
Place: london, new york
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Batman: The Long Halloween, Part Two (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As Gotham City's young vigilante, the Batman, struggles to pursue a brutal serial killer, district attorney Harvey Dent gets caught in a feud involving the criminal family of the Falcones.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, adult animation
Plot: superhero, batman, mother's day, independence day, good versus evil, organized crime, showdown, dark hero, murder investigation, murder mystery, fighting crime, criminal ...
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The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Federal Bureau of Narcotics launches an undercover sting operation against jazz singer Billie Holiday.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, thought provoking, political ...
Plot: fbi, jazz singer, war on drugs, racism, female nudity, undercover, heroin, musician's life, social problems, women, female singer, relationship problems ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1949, year 1957, 50s
Place: new orleans
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A Week Away (2021)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Troubled teen Will Hawkins has a run-in with the law that puts him at an important crossroad: go to juvenile detention or attend a Christian summer camp. At first a fish-out-of-water, Will opens his heart, discovers love with a camp regular, and ...
Style: sincere, feel good, captivating
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: summer camp, fall in love, christian, teenager, teenage love, teen romance, teenage life, character change, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friends, lifestyle change ...
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The White Tiger (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An ambitious Indian driver uses his wit and cunning to escape from poverty and rise to the top. An epic journey based on the New York Times bestseller.
Style: suspense, social, captivating, thought provoking
Audience: date night
Plot: rags to riches, rise to the top, social injustice, poverty, master servant relationship, class differences, caste system, chauffeur, religion, social problems, master and servant, rich and poor ...
Place: new delhi
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8-Bit Christmas (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In suburban Chicago during the late 1980s, ten-year-old Jake Doyle embarks on a herculean quest to get the latest and greatest video game system for Christmas.
Style: entertaining, captivating, semi serious, satirical, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: christmas, video game, holiday, nintendo, child, gift, children, game, family values, escapades, friends, satire ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century, year 1988
Place: chicago illinois
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Injustice (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Lois Lane is killed, an unhinged Superman decides to take control of the Earth. Determined to stop him, Batman creates a team of freedom-fighting heroes. But when superheroes go to war, can the world survive?
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: superman character, superhero, batman, alternate dimension, battles, super villain, fight, criminal, justice, supernatural power, superheroine, villain ...
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
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West Side Story (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A remake of the 1961 film about two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forbidden love, teenager, rivals, love at first sight, tragic event, gang war, love affair, love story, criminal gang, male female relationship, in love, love interest ...
Time: 50s, year 1957, year 1961, 60s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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Vacation Friends (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a straight-laced couple that has fun with a rowdy couple on vacation in Mexico return to the States, they discover that the crazy couple they met in Mexico followed them back home and decide to play tricks on them.
Style: funny, captivating, satirical, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: vacation, married couple, wedding, friendship, friend, travel, family relations, satire, male female relationship, chaos, couples, love and romance ...
Place: mexico
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Single All the Way (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Desperate to avoid his family’s judgment about his perpetual single status, Peter convinces his best friend Nick to join him for the holidays and pretend that they’re now in a relationship. But when Peter’s mother sets him up on a blind date ...
Style: captivating, satirical, psychological, disturbing, gay cinema ...
Plot: christmas, gay, holiday, lgbt, gay relationship, lgbtq, dating, father son relationship, interracial love relationship, relationship problems, family problems, family relations ...
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Come From Away (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 7,000 passengers are stranded in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland after all flights into the US are grounded on September 11, 2001. Filmed live on stage at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theater in New York City.
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, humorous, psychological
Plot: problem solving, music, problem, coping, society, small town, love, stranded, gay, broadway musical
Time: september 11 2001
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The Novice (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A college freshman joins her university's rowing team and undertakes an obsessive physical and psychological journey to make it to the top varsity boat, no matter the cost.
Style: suspense, emotional, talky, romantic, touching ...
Plot: obsession, college freshman, crew, elite, champion, chore, talented, ambition, newcomer, squad, training, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Vault (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When an engineer learns of a mysterious, impenetrable fortress hidden under The Bank of Spain, he joins a crew of master thieves who plan to steal the legendary lost treasure locked inside while the whole country is distracted by Spain's World ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, master criminal, perfect crime, safecracking, plan, burglar, engineer, assault, secret plan, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2010, year 2009 ...
Place: spain, madrid, london
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After Yang (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When his young daughter's beloved companion — an android named Yang — malfunctions, Jake searches for a way to repair him. In the process, Jake discovers the life that has been passing in front of him, reconnecting with his wife and ...
Style: futuristic, melancholic, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, cerebral ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, robot, foster child, father, husband wife relationship, loss, mourning, androids, family relations, parents and children, death, family problems ...
Time: future
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Copshop (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On the run from a lethal assassin, a wily con artist devises a scheme to hide out inside a small-town police station. However, when the hit man turns up at the precinct, an unsuspecting rookie cop finds herself caught in the crosshairs.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: jail cell, con artists, hitman, gunfight, police, assassin, small town, murder, arrest, rookie, prison, embezzler ...
Time: future
Place: nevada
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The Starling (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A woman adjusting to life after a loss contends with a feisty bird that's taken over her garden — and a husband who's struggling to find a way forward.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense, emotional
Plot: unlikely friendships, grief, loss, psychological trauma, bird, love, human animal relationship, bereavement, animal human communication, loss of family, psychology, animal attack ...
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Silent Night (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nell, Simon, and their boy Art are ready to welcome friends and family for what promises to be a perfect Christmas gathering. Perfect except for one thing: everyone is going to die.
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: end of the world, christmas, apocalypse, murder, holiday, pills, suicide, thunderstorm, country house, dinner, suicidal thoughts, family dinner ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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The Hand of God (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In 1980s Naples, young Fabietto pursues his love for football as family tragedy strikes, shaping his uncertain but promising future as a filmmaker.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, surreal, thought provoking ...
Plot: coming of age, life, poverty, loss of virginity, society, city life, change of luck, lifestyle, art, childhood trauma, family relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: naples italy, europe, italy
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American Sicario (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of the first American-born drug lord in Mexico, this tale of power, money, greed and betrayal amongst rival members of the drug cartels finds American gangster Erik Vasquez scheming to become the top dog in the Mexican ...
Plot: dog, mexican, dea, tv news, father in law, lap dance, drug traffic, ends with death, immunity, gringo, pregnancy, informant ...
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Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Earthrealm heroes must journey to the Outworld and fight for the survival of their homeland, invaded by the forces of evil warlord Shao Kahn, in the tournament to end all tournaments: the final Mortal Kombat.
Style: adult animation, captivating, exciting, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master warrior, martial artist, kung fu, native american, ninjitsu, mortal combat, bloody violence, martial arts, intense violence, graphic violence, female warrior, fight for supremacy ...
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The Phantom of the Open (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Maurice Flitcroft, a dreamer and unrelenting optimist, managed to gain entry to The British Open Golf Championship qualifying in 1976 and subsequently shot the worst round in Open history, becoming a folk hero in the process.
Style: satirical, captivating, disturbing, entertaining
Plot: golf, golfer, optimist, daydreamer, folk hero, satire, sport, ambition, follow your dream, dream, athlete's life, twins ...
Time: 70s, year 1975, year 1985
Place: northern england
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Catch the Fair One (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Native American boxer embarks on the fight of her life when she goes in search of her missing sister.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: human trafficking, sister, abduction, sex trafficking, female protagonist, missing child, women, crime investigation, disappearance, missing woman, investigation, unsolved crime ...
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Swan Song (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aging hairdresser escapes his nursing home to embark on an odyssey across his small town to style a dead woman's hair for her funeral, rediscovering his sparkle along the way.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere, touching ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay relationship, small town, hairdresser, gay bar, homosexual, retirement home, lgbtq, social problems, city life, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio
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Muppets Haunted Mansion (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Gonzo is challenged to spend one night in The Haunted Mansion on Halloween night.
Style: scary
Plot: muppets, ghost, haunted house, puppet, daredevil, pumpkin, heart, ex husband, interrupted wedding, squid, musician, cell phone ...
Place: turkey
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First Signal (2021)
Genre: Drama, History, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Air Force Space Command receives a signal from an alien satellite in Earth orbit an emergency meeting with the President reveals a government conspiracy.
Style: captivating, futuristic, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: space and aliens, nasa, air force, conspiracy, space program, space station, government conspiracy, political intrigue, mystery, space exploration, usa president, alien ...
Place: usa
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Drive My Car (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Yusuke Kafuku, a stage actor and director, still unable, after two years, to cope with the loss of his beloved wife, accepts to direct Uncle Vanja at a theater festival in Hiroshima. There he meets Misaki, an introverted young woman, appointed to ...
Style: art house, inspirational, bilingual
Plot: japanese wife, driver, audition, infidelity, car, love, childhood trauma, journey, disability, city life, existentialism, time travel ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo, hiroshima japan
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Psych 3: This Is Gus (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In preparation for a shotgun wedding before the birth of Baby Guster, Shawn and Gus go rogue in an attempt to track down Selene’s estranged husband, as Lassiter grapples with the future of his career.
Style: semi serious, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Plot: sleuth, best friends, teamwork, crime investigation, forensics, investigation, clairvoyance, con trick, police detective, police investigation, escapades, private detective ...
Time: future
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Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before Christmas (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Shaun's seasonal excitement turns to dismay when a farmhouse raid to get bigger stockings for the flock inadvertently leads to Timmy going missing. Can Shaun get Timmy back before he becomes someone else’s present?
Style: feel good, entertaining, captivating, christmas special
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, sheep, anthropomorphic animal, christmas present, snow, animals, cold, animal protagonist, animal that acts human, adventure, farm ...
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Cyrano (2021)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A man ahead of his time, Cyrano de Bergerac dazzles whether with ferocious wordplay at a verbal joust or with brilliant swordplay in a duel. But, convinced that his appearance renders him unworthy of the love of a devoted friend, the luminous ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, touching, inspirational
Plot: love, deception, theatre play, love triangle, friendship, dwarf, wedding, lie, woman, poetry, nun, battlefield ...
Time: future
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Back to the Outback (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tired of being locked in a reptile house where humans gawk at them like they are monsters, a ragtag group of Australia’s deadliest creatures plot an escape from their zoo to the Outback, a place where they’ll fit in without being judged.
Style: funny, humorous, colourful, sincere, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: travel, spider, friendship, animals, crocodile, escape, friend, snake, house, great white shark, zookeeper, koala ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sydney australia, australia
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