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(Clockwise from upper left) Passing, The Souvenir Part II, Drive My Car, Parallel Mothers, Memoria and The Green Knight are among Justin Chang's favorite films of 2021. NPR hide caption

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Justin Chang pairs the 10 best movies of 2021 — plus 1 film that stands alone

Drive My Car tops Chang's list of the year's best movies, but plenty of other films made the return to theaters extra special.

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Justin Chang pairs the 10 best movies of 2021 — plus 1 film that stands alone

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Jazz legend Chick Corea, shown here in 2018, died on Feb. 9, 2021. Giorgio Perottino/Getty Images for OGR hide caption

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'Fresh Air' remembers the jazz notables who died in 2021

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