The rating of the best feature series of the outgoing year was compiled by experts from the Internet Movie Database (IMDb). The data is based on the statistics of visits to the series' pages on the website and in the service application for the last months.
According to Kommersant, the most popular series of the year turned out to be the Boys project from Amazon Prime, based on the comic book series by Garth Ennis. It tells the story of a team facing off against superheroes.
“In second place was Netflix's Paper House on Spanish criminals, leading the IMDb ratings for almost two months in a row”, - the report said.
The third place in the ranking of the best was taken by the sci-fi German project Netflix "Darkness".
In addition to them, the top 10 includes the following series: "The Ozark", "The Mandalorian", "Queen's Move", "Umbrella Academy", "Westworld", "The Witcher" and "Crown".
At the end of October, the British Broadcasting Corporation BBC compiled a list of 100 of the most iconic films of the new millennium. Eminent foreign film critics participated in the selection of the best films. The rating of the best films, according to the BBC, includes films of various genres, including cartoons. There are 102 films in total in the must-see list. The first places in it were taken by films: "Mulholland Drive" / Mulholland Drive (David Lynch, 2001); In the Mood for Love (Wong Karwai, 2000); There Will Be Blood (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2007); "Spirited Away" (Hayao Miyazaki, 2001); Boyhood (Richard Linklater, 2014); Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Michel Gondry, 2004); The Tree of Life (Terrence Malick, 2011); Yi Yi: A One and a Two (Edward Yang, 2000); A Separation (Asghar Farhadi, 2011); No Country for Old Men (Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, 2007).
Among the documentary series-2020, according to IMDb, the best was the Netflix project "King of the Tigers", which tells the story of the struggle of animal protector Carol Baskin and collector Joe Exotic. And among the representatives of the musical circles, the rating of which was presented by the Apple Music company, the rappers Scryptonite and Morgenstern became the most popular among Russian listeners in 2020. In addition to them, the singer Zivert gained great popularity. According to Spotify, Morgenstern, South Korean group BTS and singer Billie Eilish were named the best musicians of the year.