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30 Most Popular Movies Right Now

Discover the top, most popular movies available now! Across theaters, streaming, and on-demand, these are the movies Rotten Tomatoes users are embracing at this very moment, including Old and Snake Eyes. Click on each movie for reviews and trailers, and see where to watch. Then and bookmark this page to stay on top with our latest updates to the charts. (And, of course, don’t forget to check out the best movies of 2021, ranked by Tomatometer!)

#1

Old (2021)
51%

#1
Adjusted Score: 60.095%
Critics Consensus: Old has no shortage of interesting ideas -- and writer-director M. Night Shyamalan's uneven execution will intrigue or annoy viewers, with little middle ground between.
Synopsis: This summer, visionary filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan unveils a chilling, mysterious new thriller about a family on a tropical holiday... [More]
Directed By: M. Night Shyamalan

#2
#2
Adjusted Score: 35.42%
Critics Consensus: Despite LeBron James' best efforts to make a winning team out of the Tune Squad, Space Jam: A New Legacy trades the zany, meta humor of its predecessor for a shameless, tired exercise in IP-driven branding.
Synopsis: When LeBron James and his young son Dom are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must... [More]
Directed By: Malcolm D. Lee

#3
Adjusted Score: 43.585%
Critics Consensus: Far from silent and not particularly deadly, Snake Eyes serves as a step up for the G.I. Joe franchise, thanks in no small part to Henry Golding's work in the title role.
Synopsis: Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins stars Henry Golding as Snake Eyes, a tenacious loner who is welcomed into an ancient... [More]
Directed By: Robert Schwentke

#4

Black Widow (2021)
81%

#4
Adjusted Score: 97.501%
Critics Consensus: Black Widow's deeper themes are drowned out in all the action, but it remains a solidly entertaining standalone adventure that's rounded out by a stellar supporting cast.
Synopsis: In Marvel Studios' action-packed spy thriller "Black Widow," Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger... [More]
Directed By: Cate Shortland

#5

Pig (2021)
97%

#5
Adjusted Score: 102.48%
Critics Consensus: Like the animal itself, Pig defies the hogwash of expectations with a beautiful odyssey of loss and love anchored by Nicolas Cage's affectingly raw performance.
Synopsis: A truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregonian wilderness must return to his past in Portland in search of... [More]
Directed By: Michael Sarnoski

#6

Dead Pigs (2018)
97%

#6
Adjusted Score: 97.472%
Critics Consensus: Dead Pigs casts a sharp critical and satirical eye toward late-stage capitalism in China and the world beyond, establishing writer-director Cathy Yan as a filmmaker to watch.
Synopsis: The fates of an unlucky pig farmer, a feisty home-owner defending her property, a lovestruck busboy, a disenchanted rich girl,... [More]
Directed By: Cathy Yan

#7
#7
Adjusted Score: 66.158%
Critics Consensus: Though it runs dangerously close to being a pure sugar rush with no substance, Gunpowder Milkshake is a brutal blast that will absorb audiences into its neon-infused universe.
Synopsis: Three generations of women fight back against those who could take everything from them in the mother of all action... [More]
Starring: Lena Headey
Directed By: Navot Papushado

#8

Blood Red Sky (2021)
80%

#8
Adjusted Score: 70.531%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: A woman with an inexplicable illness is all that stands against a group of hijackers on her transatlantic flight. Determined... [More]
Directed By: Peter Thorwarth

#9

The Tomorrow War (2021)
52%

#9
Adjusted Score: 59.287%
Critics Consensus: Chris Pratt ably anchors this sci-fi adventure, even if The Tomorrow War may not linger in the memory much longer than today.
Synopsis: In The Tomorrow War, the world is stunned when a group of time travelers arrive from the year 2051 to... [More]
Directed By: Chris McKay

#10
Adjusted Score: 86.364%
Critics Consensus: Fear Street Part One: 1994 kicks off the trilogy in promising fashion, honoring the source material with plenty of retro slasher appeal.
Synopsis: A circle of teenage friends accidentally encounter the ancient evil responsible for a series of brutal murders that have plagued... [More]
Starring:
Directed By: Leigh Janiak

#11

Jolt (2021)
39%

#11
Adjusted Score: 40.513%
Critics Consensus: In spite of a crackling premise and a star who's always ready for action, Jolt never manages to deliver much more than a mild buzz.
Synopsis: Lindy is a beautiful, sardonically-funny woman with a painful secret: Due to a lifelong, rare neurological disorder, she experiences sporadic... [More]
Directed By: Tanya Wexler

#12
#12
Adjusted Score: 104.635%
Critics Consensus: A nerve-wracking continuation of its predecessor, A Quiet Place Part II expands the terrifying world of the franchise without losing track of its heart.
Synopsis: Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family (Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe) must now face the terrors... [More]
Directed By: John Krasinski

#13
Adjusted Score: 94.703%
Critics Consensus: Fear Street Part Three: 1666 sends the slasher series back in time for a trilogy-concluding installment that caps things off on a screaming high note.
Synopsis: The origins of Sarah Fier's curse are finally revealed as history comes full circle on a night that changes the... [More]
Directed By: Leigh Janiak

#14

No Sudden Move (2020)
90%

#14
Adjusted Score: 93.868%
Critics Consensus: While it may not be on par with his best crime capers, No Sudden Move finds Soderbergh on entertainingly familiar ground -- and making the most of an excellent cast.
Synopsis: Set in 1954 Detroit, NO SUDDEN MOVE centers on a group of small-time criminals who are hired to steal what... [More]
Directed By:

#15
Adjusted Score: 15.19%
Critics Consensus: Dull and predictable, Midnight in the Switchgrass squanders an evocative setting and some committed performances on a would-be thriller that rarely raises a sweat.
Synopsis: Bruce Willis (DIE HARD franchise) and Megan Fox (TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN) lead a powerful cast including Emile Hirsch... [More]
Directed By: Randall Emmett

#16

Till Death (2021)
93%

#16
Adjusted Score: 93.322%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: After a romantic evening in their secluded lake house, Emma (Megan Fox) awakens handcuffed to her dead husband. Trapped and... [More]
Directed By: S.K. Dale

#17

Space Jam (1996)
44%

#17
Adjusted Score: 48.504%
Critics Consensus: While it's no slam dunk, Space Jam's silly, Looney Toons-laden slapstick and vivid animation will leave younger viewers satisfied -- though accompanying adults may be more annoyed than entertained.
Synopsis: Basketball superstar Michael Jordan and cartoon favorite Bugs Bunny team up with other basketball greats and Looney Tunes characters in... [More]
Directed By: Joe Pytka

#18

F9 (2021)
59%

#18
Adjusted Score: 70.74%
Critics Consensus: F9 sends the franchise hurtling further over the top than ever, but director Justin Lin's knack for preposterous set pieces keeps the action humming.
Synopsis: Vin Diesel's Dom Toretto is leading a quiet life off the grid with Letty and his son, little Brian, but... [More]
Directed By: Justin Lin

#19
#19
Adjusted Score: 55.127%
Critics Consensus: The Forever Purge fails to fully engage with its most frighteningly timely themes, but the franchise remains largely -- albeit bluntly -- effective.
Synopsis: Adela (Ana de la Reguera, Cowboys & Aliens) and her husband Juan (Tenoch Huerta, Days of Grace) live in Texas,... [More]
Directed By: Everardo Gout

#20

Joe Bell (2021)
38%

#20
Adjusted Score: 41.629%
Critics Consensus: Good Joe Bell's heartfelt message -- and Reid Miller's stirring breakout performance -- are unfortunately undermined by formulaic storytelling.
Synopsis: From filmmaker Reinaldo Marcus Green (MONSTERS AND MEN; upcoming KING RICHARD), along with the Academy Award-winning writing team behind BROKEBACK... [More]
Directed By: Reinaldo Marcus Green

#21
Adjusted Score: 57.851%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: A pair of interwoven stories set in the present and past, THE LAST LETTER FROM YOUR LOVER follows Ellie Haworth... [More]
Starring:
Directed By: Augustine Frizzell

#22

Cosmic Sin (2021)
3%

#22
Adjusted Score: 3.367%
Critics Consensus: Let he who is without Cosmic Sin cast the first stone -- and possibly use it to rouse Bruce Willis from the slumber he seems to be in throughout this dreadful sci-fi blunder.
Synopsis: Bruce Willis and Frank Grillo star in the new epic sci-fi adventure set in the year 2524, four hundred years... [More]
Directed By: Edward Drake

#23
Adjusted Score: 46.909%
Critics Consensus: Escape Room: Tournament of Champions may appeal to fans of the original who've been hoping for a sequel, but its increasingly convoluted rules add up to a very unpleasant game night.
Synopsis: Escape Room: Tournament of Champions is the sequel to the box office hit psychological thriller that terrified audiences around the... [More]
Directed By: Adam Robitel

#24
Adjusted Score: 31.891%
Critics Consensus: Despite the charms of its ensemble, The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard fails to protect the audience from repetitive and tired genre tropes.
Synopsis: The world's most lethal odd couple -- bodyguard Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) and hitman Darius Kincaid (Samuel L. Jackson) --... [More]
Starring: Ryan Reynolds
Directed By:

#25

Settlers (2021)
56%

#25
Adjusted Score: 56.807%
Critics Consensus: Settlers is serious to a fault, but viewers seeking a non-sensationalistic look at space colonization may find this a rewarding voyage.
Synopsis: Settlers on the Martian frontier do what they must to survive the cosmic elements and each other in this science-fiction... [More]
Directed By: Wyatt Rockefeller

#26
Adjusted Score: 21.953%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: In Dreamworks' Trollhhunters: Rise of the Titans, Arcadia may look like an ordinary town but it lies at the center... [More]
Starring:
Directed By:

#27
Adjusted Score: 96.29%
Critics Consensus: An emotionally raw and respectful portrait of Anthony Bourdain, Roadrunner marks another unflinchingly honest documentary from director Morgan Neville.
Synopsis: It's not where you go. It's what you leave behind.... Chef, writer, adventurer, provocateur: Anthony Bourdain lived his life unabashedly.... [More]
Starring:
Directed By: Morgan Neville

#28

Infinite (2021)
15%

#28
Adjusted Score: 17.13%
Critics Consensus: An initially intriguing sci-fi thriller that quickly veers into incoherence, Infinite is as inane as it is inconsequential.
Synopsis: For Evan McCauley (Mark Wahlberg), skills he has never learned and memories of places he has never visited haunt his... [More]
Directed By: Antoine Fuqua

#29
Adjusted Score: 92.188%
Critics Consensus: A smart and subversive twist on slasher horror, Fear Street Part II: 1978 shows that summer camp has never been scarier thanks to stellar performances from Sadie Sink, Emily Rudd, and Ryan Simpkins.
Synopsis: Shadyside, 1978. School's out for summer and the activities at Camp Nightwing are about to begin. But when another Shadysider... [More]
Directed By: Leigh Janiak

#30

The Empty Man (2020)
70%

#30
Adjusted Score: 64.912%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: In a quiet town in the rural Midwest, a former police officer (Stephen Root) takes it upon himself to continue... [More]
Directed By: David Prior

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