Your favorite films of 2001?

So, it’s been ten years…

Now that you’ve had a decade to chew on these films, I’d be curious to know what you would now choose as your top 5, 10, or 20 of 2001.

It’s a list that includes titles that weren’t accessible in the U.S. until 2001, with the exception of a festival or two. It’s quite a bit different than how I’d rated my favorites in 2001, although my favorite is *still* my favorite.

You’re invited to post your favorites too.

  1. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  2. Gosford Park
  3. Lantana
  4. Moulin Rouge
  5. In the Mood for Love*
  6. The Royal Tenenbaums
  7. Waking Life
  8. Flowers of Shanghai*
  9. Mulholland Drive
  10. Amelie
  11. The Devil’s Backbone*
  12. The Road Home*
  13. Donnie Darko
  14. Ghost World
  15. Memento
  16. In the Bedroom
  17. The Circle*
  18. The Widow of St. Pierre*
  19. The Vertical Ray of the Sun*
  20. Zoolander
  21. Monsters Inc.
  22. Divided We Fall*
  23. Amores Perros*
  24. A.I. (Artificial Intelligence)
  25. Sexy Beast
  26. Last Orders
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About Jeffrey Overstreet

Jeffrey Overstreet departed the Patheos network in order to escape click-bait advertisements that were offending him and his readers. He will re-launch Looking Closer at lookingcloser.org soon. He is the author of The Auralia Thread, a four-volume fantasy series that begins with Auralia's Colors, and a memoir of "dangerous moviegoing" called Through a Screen Darkly. He teaches creative writing and film studies; speaks internationally about art and faith; served as Writer-in-Residence at Covenant College; and is employed by Seattle Pacific University as a project manager, copyeditor, and writer.


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