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The Best Movies of 2019  

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List Rules Only movies released in the US after January 1, 2019.

With so many highly anticipated films coming out, it's hard to decide on the best movies of 2019. This is more than a top 10 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 plent of great 2019 movies that have not been released yet. 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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Sam Elliott, Aidan Turner, Caitlin FitzGerald

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

The Man Who Killed Hitler And Then The Bigfoot is a 2018 adventure drama film directed by Robert D. Krzykowski. A legendary American war veteran (Sam Elliott) is recruited to hunt a mythical
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Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo

Rotten Tomatoes score: 94%

Avengers: Endgame is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team, and the sequel to Avengers: Infinity War. After Thanos (Josh ...more
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kotbayun added Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly

Rotten Tomatoes score: 60%

Alita: Battle Angel is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Robert Rodriguez, based on the manga by Yukito Kishiro. After being revived by Dr. Dyson Ido (Christoph Waltz), ...more
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Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer

Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%

Shazam! is a 2019 superhero film directed by David F. Sandberg, based on the DC Comics character. A boy (Asher Angel) is given the ability to become an adult superhero (Zachary Levi) in times of ...more
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Amy Boal added Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Ruby Rose

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum is a 2019 American neo-noir action thriller film directed by Chad Stahelski, and the third film in the John Wick series. Still on the run following his ...more
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Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

Spider-Man: Far From Home is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Jon Watts, based on the Marvel Comics character. While on a vacation trip to Europe with his friends, Peter Parker is ...more
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Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Craig Ferguson

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated action fantasy film directed by Dean DeBlois. As Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) fulfills his dream of creating a ...more
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Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong

Rotten Tomatoes score: 100%

Parasite is a 2019 South Korean dark comedy thriller film directed by Bong Joon-ho. Kim Ki-taek (Song Kang-ho), an unemployed driver, lives with his wife Choong Sook (Jang Hye-jin) and two ...more
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 85%

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a 2019 crime thriller film directed by Quentin Tarantino. A TV actor (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his stunt double (Brad Pitt) embark on an odyssey to make a name for ...more
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Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93%

Us is a 2019 American horror film directed by Jordan Peele. A mother (Lupita Nyong'o) and a father (Winston Duke) take their children to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with ...more
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Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Kristen Schaal

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 97%

Toy Story 4 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Josh Cooley. Woody (Tom Hanks) and the gang go on a search when Bo Peep (Annie Potts) goes missing.
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Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 78%

Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, based on the Marvel Comics character. In 1995, former U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Carol Danvers (Brie ...more
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Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor, Will Poulter

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 83%

Midsommar (Swedish for "Midsummer") is a 2019 American horror film written and directed by Ari Aster. A couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend's rural hometown for its fabled ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 99%

Apollo 11 is a 2019 American documentary film edited, produced, and directed by Todd Douglas Miller. It focuses on the 1969 Apollo 11 mission, the first spaceflight to land people on the moon.
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Seána Kerslake, James Cosmo, Kati Outinen

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 85%

The Hole in the Ground is a 2019 Irish horror thriller film, directed by Lee Cronin. An unpleasant encounter with a mysterious neighbor throws Sarah O'Neill (Seána Kerslake) into an ...more
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Christopher Abbott, Mia Wasikowska, Laia Costa

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 72%

Piercing is a 2018 American horror comedy film directed by Nicolas Pesce, based on the novel by Ryū Murakami. A man (Christopher Abbott) kisses his wife and baby goodbye and seemingly heads away ...more
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aflam.talk added Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

Brightburn is a 2019 American superhero horror film directed by David Yarovesky. After adopting a baby that crash-landed on Earth, a couple (Elizabeth Banks and David Denman) attempt to raise ...more
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Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Diane Lane

Rotten Tomatoes score: 20%

Serenity is a 2019 American noir thriller-drama film directed by Steven Knight. The mysterious past of a fishing boat captain (Matthew McConaughey) living in the Caribbean comes back to haunt ...more
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Zach Galifianakis

Rotten Tomatoes score: 65%

Between Two Ferns: The Movie is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Scott Aukerman. Zach Galifianakis and his crew take a road trip to complete a series of high-profile celebrity ...more
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Toni Servillo, Elena Sofia Ricci, Riccardo Scamarcio

Rotten Tomatoes score: 81%

Loro is a 2018 Italian biographical drama film directed by Paolo Sorrentino. Sergio Morra (Riccardo Scamarcio) is a young businessman from Taranto who manages small-scale trafficking of young ...more
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Bill Skarsgård, Maika Monroe, Jeffrey Donovan

Rotten Tomatoes score: 84%

Villains is a 2019 American comedy-comedy horror film directed by Dan Berk and Robert Olsen. Two homeowners (Jeffrey Donovan and Kyra Sedgwick) have a secret lurking in their basement that ...more
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Caitlin Gerard Ashley Zukerman Julia Goldani Telles Miles Anderson

Rotten Tomatoes score: 82%

The Wind is a 2018 American supernatural western horror film directed by Emma Tammi. A plains-woman is driven mad by isolation, as a supernatural force haunts the untamed lands where she
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Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58%

Pet Sematary is a 2019 American supernatural horror film directed by Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer, based on the novel by Stephen King. When his toddler son is killed in an auto accident, ...more
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Hermione Corfield, Jay Paulson, Sean O'Bryan

Rotten Tomatoes score: 86%

Rust Creek is a 2019 American thriller drama film directed by Jen McGowan. A college senior (Hermione Corfield) is on her way to a promising job interview when a wrong turn leaves her stranded ...more
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Viveik Kalra, Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%

Blinded by the Light is a 2019 British comedy-drama film directed by Gurinder Chadha, based on the memoir Greetings from Bury Park: Race, Religion and Rock N’ Roll by Sarfraz Manzoor. In 1987, a ...more