L he year 2019 has been rich in major cinema releases. Whether they were critical or commercial successes, many films left their mark on the year. Here is our selection.
What are the best films of the year 2019? This is a question that is difficult to answer as the cinema releases have been numerous and of quality. In the top below, we have tried to highlight the variety of productions that have marked the screens this year. Let us cite for example Parasite by Bong Joon-Ho, immensely deserved Palme d’Or, which coexists with other films such as Joker by Todd Phillips or the thrilling film Midsommar. The blockbusters have not been outdone and it is impossible not to mention Avengers Endgame which succeeds in its bet to conclude 10 years of superhero movies on an epic note. The great American filmmakers are also on board with Martin Scorsese on the one hand with The Irishman and Quentin Tarantino on the other with Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Let’s take this opportunity to mention the films that have obtained the major cinematographic awards from 2019. First of all Greenbook, on the roads of the South and the Oscar for the best film 2019. The César for best film was awarded to Custody, which was released the previous year, hence its absence from the selection below. We should of course mention the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 awarded to Parasite by Bong Joon-ho, but also the Golden Lion which crowned Joker by Todd Phillips. Find below our selection, listed in alphabetical order, of the best films of the year 2019.