December 13, 2020 - 19:38 /

Though movie theatres were closed for most of the year, 2020 still had plenty of great films and viewing options—from cinemas to drive-ins and streaming titles. But what were the year's most popular movies? Google's year-end trends report has an answer, revealing the 10 films that were most searched in 2020. Can you guess what they were?

The most searched movies on Google in 2020

As expected, streaming films do feature on the list, but they weren't as popular as you might have imagined. In fact, Google reports that big release and studio movies are still what people were searching for this year — even if streaming series dominated the most searched TV show list.

"Mulan"

Making the list are some of the year's few movies that were seen in theatres, such as Christopher Nolan's Tenet, and the 2020 Best Picture winner, Bong Joon-ho's Parasite—actually a 2019 film. 

Also look for a superhero movie whose protagonist tragically passed away this year, and a 2011 Steven Soderbergh film that many believe predicted our reality of 2020.

Click through the gallery to see the 10 most-searched movies on Google in 2020. Enjoy!

December 13, 2020 - 19:38 /

Though movie theatres were closed for most of the year, 2020 still had plenty of great films and viewing options—from cinemas to drive-ins and streaming titles. But what were the year's most popular movies? Google's year-end trends report has an answer, revealing the 10 films that were most searched in 2020. Can you guess what they were?

The most searched movies on Google in 2020

As expected, streaming films do feature on the list, but they weren't as popular as you might have imagined. In fact, Google reports that big release and studio movies are still what people were searching for this year — even if streaming series dominated the most searched TV show list.

"Mulan"

Making the list are some of the year's few movies that were seen in theatres, such as Christopher Nolan's Tenet, and the 2020 Best Picture winner, Bong Joon-ho's Parasite—actually a 2019 film. 

Also look for a superhero movie whose protagonist tragically passed away this year, and a 2011 Steven Soderbergh film that many believe predicted our reality of 2020.

Click through the gallery to see the 10 most-searched movies on Google in 2020. Enjoy!