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The Best Movies of 2019

Updated November 11, 2020 89.7k votes 7.0k voters 48.2k views161 items

List RulesOnly movies released in theaters in 2019.

With so many highly anticipated films that came out, it's hard to decide on the best movies of 2019. This is more than a top 100 2019 best movie list. Here you will be able to vote on the best movies of 2019 that have been released so far. There are plenty of great Hollywood movies that came out in 2019. From blockbusters to the smaller movies, these are the best 2019 movies. This list includes foreign films that are some of the top rated movies of 2019, such as Woman at War, Ash is Purest White, and Transit. You will also find Netflix films like High Flying Bird. There are even good horror films like Us and Midsommar on the list this year and they have all been applauded by both critics and audiences.

The best films of 2019 should take everything into account, the performances, the cinematography, and everything in between. So if you find yourself asking, "what is the best film to come out of 2019?" Look to the list below and vote up the 2019 movies you feel were the highest quality films of the year. If you see that any of the top movies of 2019 are left out, feel free to add them to the list.

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  • 1
    Avengers: Endgame
    2,119
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    Avengers: Endgame

    Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94%

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  • 2
    The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot
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    Directed byRobert D. Krzykowski

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

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  • 3
    Joker
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    Joker

    Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 69%

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  • 4
    John Wick: Capítulo 3 - Parabelo
    1,268
    2,449

    John Wick: Capítulo 3 - Parabelo

    Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry

    Directed byChad Stahelski

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

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  • 5
    Shazam!
    1,367
    2,638

    Shazam!

    Zachary Levi, Mark Strong

    Directed byDavid F. Sandberg

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

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  • 6
    Alita: Battle Angel
    1,417
    2,842

    Alita: Battle Angel

    Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

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  • 7
    Little Women
    12
    12

    Little Women

    Kirsten Dunst, Christian Bale

    Directed byGillian Armstrong

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  • 8
    Homem-Aranha: longe de casa
    1,053
    2,086

    Homem-Aranha: longe de casa

    Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson

    Directed byJon Watts

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

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  • 9
    Era uma vez em Hollywood
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    Era uma vez em Hollywood

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 85%

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  • 10
    Happy Death Day 2U
    55
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    Happy Death Day 2U

    Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard

    Directed byChristopher B. Landon

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 70%

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  • 11
    1917
    1,015
    1,554

    1917

    George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman

    Directed bySam Mendes

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 89%

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  • 12
    Toy Story 4
    779
    1,673

    Toy Story 4

    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

    Directed byJosh Cooley

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 97%

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  • 13
    Doctor Sleep
    44
    71

    Doctor Sleep

    Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson

    Directed byMike Flanagan

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 73%

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  • 14
    The Secret Life of Pets 2
    38
    62

    The Secret Life of Pets 2

    Patton Oswalt, Eric Stonestreet

    Directed byChris Renaud

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

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  • 15
    Frozen 2
    45
    74

    Frozen 2

    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

    Directed byChris Buck, Jennifer Lee

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  • 16
    Parasite
    816
    1,289

    Parasite

    Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun

    Directed byBong Joon-ho

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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  • 17
    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
    721
    1,638

    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

    Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett

    Directed byDean DeBlois

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

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  • 18
    Good Boys
    39
    66

    Good Boys

    Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams

    Directed byGene Stupnitsky

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 79%

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  • 19
    The Lion King
    116
    191

    The Lion King

    Donald Glover, Beyoncé

    Directed byJon Favreau

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53%

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  • 20
    Us
    776
    1,777

    Us

    Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke

    Directed byJordan Peele

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93%

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  • 21
    Captain Marvel
    772
    1,748

    Captain Marvel

    Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson

    Directed byAnna Boden, Ryan Fleck

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 78%

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  • 22
    Uncut Gems
    1,077
    1,735

    Uncut Gems

    Adam Sandler, Lakeith Stanfield

    Directed byJosh Safdie, Benny Safdie

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 92%

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  • 23
    Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
    335
    703

    Directed byJ. J. Abrams

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

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  • 24
    Downton Abbey
    33
    60

    Downton Abbey

    Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael

    Directed byMichael Engler

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 85%

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  • 25
    The Upside
    34
    66

    The Upside

    Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart

    Directed byNeil Burger

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 41%

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