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The Best Movies of 2019

Updated November 11, 2020 93.6k votes 7.2k voters 49.6k 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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  • Avengers: Endgame1
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    Avengers: Endgame

    Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 94%

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  • The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot2
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    Directed byRobert D. Krzykowski

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

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  • Joker3
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    Joker

    Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 69%

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  • John Wick: Capítulo 3 - Parabelo4
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    John Wick: Capítulo 3 - Parabelo

    Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry

    Directed byChad Stahelski

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

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  • Shazam!5
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    Shazam!

    Zachary Levi, Mark Strong

    Directed byDavid F. Sandberg

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

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  • Alita: Battle Angel6
    1,446
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    Alita: Battle Angel

    Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

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  • Frozen 27
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    Frozen 2

    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

    Directed byChris Buck, Jennifer Lee

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  • Era uma vez em Hollywood8
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    Era uma vez em Hollywood

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 85%

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  • Homem-Aranha: longe de casa9
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    Homem-Aranha: longe de casa

    Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson

    Directed byJon Watts

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

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  • Little Women10
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    Little Women

    Kirsten Dunst, Christian Bale

    Directed byGillian Armstrong

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  • The Lion King11
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    The Lion King

    Donald Glover, Beyoncé

    Directed byJon Favreau

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53%

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  • Toy Story 412
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    Toy Story 4

    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

    Directed byJosh Cooley

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 97%

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  • The Secret Life of Pets 213
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    The Secret Life of Pets 2

    Patton Oswalt, Eric Stonestreet

    Directed byChris Renaud

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

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  • 191714
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    1917

    George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman

    Directed bySam Mendes

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 89%

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  • Parasite15
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    Parasite

    Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun

    Directed byBong Joon-ho

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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  • Maleficent: Mistress of Evil16
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    Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

    Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning

    Directed byJoachim Rønning

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

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  • How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World17
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    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

    Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett

    Directed byDean DeBlois

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

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  • Doctor Sleep18
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    Doctor Sleep

    Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson

    Directed byMike Flanagan

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 73%

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  • Good Boys19
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    Good Boys

    Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams

    Directed byGene Stupnitsky

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 79%

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  • Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker20
    358
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    Directed byJ. J. Abrams

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

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  • Happy Death Day 2U21
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    Happy Death Day 2U

    Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard

    Directed byChristopher B. Landon

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 70%

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  • The Upside22
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    The Upside

    Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart

    Directed byNeil Burger

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 41%

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  • Us23
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    Us

    Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke

    Directed byJordan Peele

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93%

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  • Captain Marvel24
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    Captain Marvel

    Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson

    Directed byAnna Boden, Ryan Fleck

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 78%

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  • A Dog's Journey25
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    A Dog's Journey

    Marg Helgenberger, Betty Gilpin

    Directed byGail Mancuso

    Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

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