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Reddit Best Movies 2017

For maximum accuracy, I tried to include a wide range of mainstream/independent and domestic/international ratings, adjusting ratings if a film appeared to have been trolled/review-bombed. Finally, I calculated the top 250 movies of all time using a weighted average of critic and audience ratings. The list is available on Letterboxd as well.

(Also receiving honorable mentions are Casting JonBenet, The Challenge, Contemporary Color, Dawson City: Frozen Time, I Called Him Morgan, Jane, Last Men in Aleppo, May It Last, Oklahoma City, Rat Film, 78/52, and Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk.) You should also look into all of these. As previously stated, it was a fantastic year for doctors.)

In 2017, Hollywood turned to the past to confront our frightening present and uncertain future. Whether a film was directed by a veteran (Steven Spielberg) or a newcomer (Jordan Peele), you could feel the energy of an artist eager to be heard. The themes were numerous and varied: the simmering heat of racial politics (Get Out, Detroit); a U.S. President's unconstitutional war against a free press (The Post); the rage that comes when you feel helpless to fight the power (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri); and the fundamental question of how to live in a world on the verge of global disaster (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) (Dunkirk, Darkest Hour). The best movies of the year sent a message that many of us are fed up and won't take it any longer. Is anyone paying attention? #OscarsNoTrump

Dumont, who grew up in the area where the film was shot, combines genre with intimate knowledge of the region's mysteries and myths to create his own cinematic universe. Continue reading. Strange, beautiful, absurd, and brilliant; a ferocious, tightly controlled, even violent love story told with dignity. Daniel Day-Lewis looks and sounds like a ballet dancer in his final performance. Continue reading.

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