Dana Stevens: Top 20 Movies of 2014

The Missing Picture - Rithy Panh

Dana Stevens: Top 20 Movies of 2014 (as published by Slate)

Top Ten, in alphabetical order

  • The Babadook – Jennifer Kent
  • Boyhood – Richard Linklater
  • Force Majeure – Ruben Östlund
  • Gone Girl – David Fincher
  • Ida – Pawel Pawlikowski
  • The Lego Movie – Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
  • Mr. Turner – Mike Leigh
  • The Missing Picture – Rithy Panh
  • Selma – Ava DuVernay
  • We Are the Best! – Lukas Moodysson

10 Runners-Up (alphabetically)

  • Blue Ruin – Jeremy Saulnier
  • Child’s Pose – Calin Peter Netzer
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel – Wes Anderson
  • Happy Valley – Amir Bar-Lev
  • Life Itself – Steve James
  • Locke – Steven Knight
  • Night Moves – Kelly Reichardt
  • Obvious Child – Gillian Robespierre
  • Only Lovers Left Alive – Jim Jarmusch
  • Snowpiercer – Bong Joon-ho