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The best of 2021

The 50 best films of 2021

After over 1000 votes by more than 100 critics and contributors, we announce the results of our annual poll – the best films in cinemas, at festivals and online in 2021

The 50 best films of 2021
The best of 2021

The 10 best TV series of 2021

The 10 best TV series of 2021
The best of 2021

The best films of 2021 – all the votes

The best films of 2021 – all the votes
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Poll before the Polls: Sight and Sound’s 1941 ‘Quiz on Film Classics’

By Henry K Miller

The Poll before the Polls: Sight and Sound’s 1941 ‘Quiz on Film Classics’
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1962

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1962
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1992

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1992
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1982

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1982
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1972

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1972
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1952

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 1952
The Greatest Films of All Time

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 2002

The Greatest Films of All Time… in 2002
The Greatest Films of All Time

The 100 Greatest Films of All Time

The 100 Greatest Films of All Time
The best of 2020

The best video essays of 2020

By Ariel Avissar, Cydnii Wilde Harris and others

The best video essays of 2020
The best of 2020

The best television series of 2020

By James Bell

The best television series of 2020
The best of 2020

The best films of 2020 – all the votes

The best films of 2020 – all the votes
The best of 2020

The 50 best films of 2020

The 50 best films of 2020
The best of 2020

The best Blu-rays and DVDs of 2020

The best Blu-rays and DVDs of 2020
The Greatest Films of All Time

How we made the Greatest Films of All Time poll

By Nick James

How we made the Greatest Films of All Time poll
Polls

How we made the Greatest Films of All Time poll

By Nick James

How we made the Greatest Films of All Time poll
Polls

An A-Z of the 2010s in film

By Nick Bradshaw, Pamela Hutchinson and others

An A-Z of the 2010s in film
Polls

The best video essays of 2019

The best video essays of 2019
Polls

The best TV series of 2019

By James Bell, Isabel Stevens and others

The best TV series of 2019
Polls

The best films of 2019 – all the votes

The best films of 2019 – all the votes
Polls

The 50 best films of 2019

The 50 best films of 2019
Polls

The best Blu-rays (and DVDs) of 2019

The best Blu-rays (and DVDs) of 2019
Polls

The best video essays of 2018

The best video essays of 2018
Polls

The best Blu-rays (and DVDs) of 2018

The best Blu-rays (and DVDs) of 2018
Polls

The 40 best films of 2018

The 40 best films of 2018
The Greatest Films of All Time

Vertigo rises: is Hitchcock’s dark masterpiece the greatest film of all time?

By Peter Matthews

Vertigo rises: is Hitchcock’s dark masterpiece the greatest film of all time?
Polls

Vertigo rises: the greatest film of all time?

Vertigo rises: the greatest film of all time?
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