Benedict Cumberbatch in “The Power of the Dog,” left, Kristen Stewart in “Spencer” and Ariana DeBose in “West Side Story.” From left: Kirsty Griffin/Netflix; Pablo Larrain/Neon; Niko Tavernise/20th Century Studios

Best movies of 2021

There were some truly wonderful releases, ranging from music docs and musicals to Westerns and the just plain weird