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The Best Movies Of 2020

Updated October 26, 2020 9.7k votes 510 voters 7.5k views210 items

List RulesOnly movies released in the US after January 1st, 2020.

With so many great films coming out, it's hard to decide on the best movies of 2020. This list is also more than just the critics' movie choices, you get to help decide the best movie of 2020 by voting up your favorites and you don't have to choose just one. There are some highly anticipated films coming out this year, such as Christopher Nolan's Tenet, the next instalment in the Wonder Woman franchise with Wonder Woman 1984, and the sure to be hilarious Bill & Ted Face the Music. In short, there is a lot to look forward to this year when it comes to great movies.

The best films of 2020, 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 2020 so far?" Look to the list below and vote up the 2020 movies you feel were the highest quality films of the year.

If you see that any of the top movies of 2020 are left out, feel free to add them to the list. Then vote for your favorites and be sure to check back as upcoming and new 2020 films are released.

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  • 1
    Extraction is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Extraction

    Chris Hemsworth, David Harbour

    Directed bySam Hargrave

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 62%

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    Robert the Bruce is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Robert the Bruce

    Angus Macfadyen, Jared Harris

    Directed byRichard Gray

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 42%

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  • 3
    Blood and Money is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Blood and Money

    Tom Berenger, Kristen Hager

    Directed byJohn Barr

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 50%

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    Greyhound is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Greyhound

    Tom Hanks, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo

    Directed byAaron Schneider

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 76%

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    The Call of the Wild is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    The Call of the Wild

    Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens

    Directed byChris Sanders

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 65%

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    I Still Believe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    I Still Believe

    KJ Apa, Britt Robertson

    Directed byAndrew Erwin, John Erwin

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 42%

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    Scoob! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Scoob!

    Zac Efron, Mark Wahlberg

    Directed byTony Cervone

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 52%

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    The Invisible Man is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    The Invisible Man

    Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen

    Directed byLeigh Whannell

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%

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    Bad Boys for Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Bad Boys for Life

    Martin Lawrence, Will Smith

    Directed byAdil El Arbi, Bilall Fallah

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 74%

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    Spenser Confidential is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Spenser Confidential

    Mark Wahlberg, Colleen Camp

    Directed byPeter Berg

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 41%

  • 11
    Onward is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Onward

    Chris Pratt, Tom Holland

    Directed byDan Scanlon

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 86%

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    Bloodshot is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Bloodshot

    Vin Diesel, Sam Heughan

    Directed byDave Wilson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 31%

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    Sonic the Hedgehog is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Sonic the Hedgehog

    James Marsden, Ben Schwartz

    Directed byJeff Fowler

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%

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    Downhill is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Downhill

    Will Ferrell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Directed byNat Faxon, Jim Rash

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 42%

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    The Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    The Gentlemen

    Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 75%

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    First Cow is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    First Cow

    John Magaro, Orion Lee

    Directed byKelly Reichardt

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 93%

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    Bacurau is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Bacurau

    Sônia Braga, Udo Kier

    Directed byKleber Mendonça Filho, Juliano Dornelles

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 90%

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    Birds of Prey (And the Fantabu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Directed byCathy Yan

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 84%

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    Tuscaloosa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Tuscaloosa

    Natalia Dyer, Tate Donovan

    Directed byPhilip Harder

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 67%

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    Bill & Ted Face the Music is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Bill & Ted Face the Music

    Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter

    Directed byDean Parisot

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  • 21
    Underwater is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Underwater

    Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller

    Directed byWilliam Eubank

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 46%

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  • 22
    The Lovebirds is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    The Lovebirds

    Kumail Nanjiani, Issa Rae

    Directed byMichael Showalter

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 74%

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    Resistance is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Resistance

    Jesse Eisenberg, Ed Harris

    Directed byJonathan Jakubowicz

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 56%

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    Dolittle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Dolittle

    Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas

    Directed byStephen Gaghan

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 19%

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    Olympic Dreams is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies Of 2020
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    Olympic Dreams

    Alexi Pappas, Nick Kroll

    Directed byJeremy Teicher

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 66%

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