Film List 2018

films I’ve seen this year by month. those in bold I saw in theatrical release.


The Greatest Showman [Hugh Jackman, Zendaya, Zac Ephron, Michelle Williams]: B+
Call Me By Your Name [Armie Hammer, Timothee Chalamet]: A
I, Tonya [Margot Robbie]: B+
Molly’s Game [Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba]: B-
The Post [Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks]: B
Phantom Thread [Daniel Day Lewis, Lesley Manville]: A
The Killing of a Sacred Deer [Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman]: A-
Brad’s Status [Ben Stiller]: B


Home Again [Reese Witherspoon]: B+
Oscar nominated documentary shorts: A-
Oscar nominated animated shorts: B+
Abacus [doc]: B+
Last Men in Aleppo [doc]: B
May It Last [doc]: A-
Ingrid Goes West [Aubrey Plaza, Elizabeth Olsen]: B+
The Mountain Between Us [Kate Winslet, Idris Elba]: B
Battle of the Sexes [Emma Stone]: B+
Darkest Hour [Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas]: B
A Fantastic Woman: B+
The Insult: A


Black Panther: B
Logan Lucky: B-
Good Time
A Wrinkle in Time [Oprah, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Storm Reid]: B
Irreplaceably Yours: B
Annihilation [Natalie Portman]: B+
Seeing Allred [doc]
Icarus [doc]
Love, Simon: B+
Wild Wild Country [documentary]:B
House of Z [documentary]: B+

The Gospel According to Andre [doc]: B+
Boom for Real [doc]: B+
Life Without Basketball [doc]: B+
Blindspotting: C+
Westwood [doc]: A-
On Her Shoulders [doc]: B+
When Jeff Tried to Save the World: B
Isle of Dogs: B+
Paris Can Wait: B
Sense of an Ending: B
Newtown [doc]: A
I Feel Pretty [Amy Schumer]: B+
Victoria & Abdul: B+


Disobedience [Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, Alessandro Nivola]: B+
Damsel [Robert Pattinson, Mia Wachovia]: B-
Fits and Starts: B
The Seagull [Saoirse Ronan, Annette Bening, Elisabeth Moss]: B
Tully [Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis]: B
My Art [Laurie Simmons]: B+
Ibiza: C


Mary Shelley [Elle Fanning]: A-
The Seagull: B
Ocean’s 8: B+
The Kissing Booth: B
Eating Animals: B


Hearts Beat Loud [Nick Offerman, Toni Collette, Kiersey Clemons] : A-
Leave No Trace [Thomasin McKenzie, Ben Foster]: A
Won’t You Be My Neighbor [documentary]: B+
Mamma Mia! (Amanda Seyfried, Cher, Christine Baranski, Meryl STreep, Colin Firth]: B+
Like Father [Kristin Bell]: B-
Set It Up: B


Like Father [Kristin Bell]: B-
Eighth Grade: A-
Crazy Rich Asians [Constance Wu]: B+
Blackkklansman [Adam Driver, John David Washington]: B+
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: B
The Clapper: B-
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: B-
McQueen [documentary]: A-
Puzzle [Kelly Macdonald, Irrfan Khan]: A-

Three Identical Strangers [documentary]: B+
Juliet, Naked [Rose Byrne, Ethan Hawke, Chris O’Dowd]: A
Crooked House [Max Irons, Gillian Anderson]: B+
The Wife [Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce]: B+
The Bookshop [Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, Patricia Clarkson]: A-
A Star is Born [Kris Kristofferson, Barbra Streisand]: B
Beirut [Jon Hamm]: C+
The Female Brain [Whitney Cummings]: B
Lizzie [Chloe Sevigny, Kristin Stewart]: A-
On Chesil Beach [Saoirse Ronan]: A-


A Star is Born [Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga]: B+
Destination Wedding [Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder]: C+
Private Life [Kathryn Hahn]: B+
Colette [Keira Knightley]: A-
The Romanoffs: B
Faces Places [doc]: B+
Minding the Gap [doc]: B+
The Hate U Give: B+
Ordeal by Innocence: C+
Flower: B-


Love After Love: C-
Bohemian Rhapsody: A-
First Man [Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy]: A=
Game Night [Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams]: C+
Blockers [Leslie Mann, John Cena, Ike Barinholtz]: C+
The Hero [Sam Elliot, Laura Prepon]: B+
The Year of Spectacular Men: B-
Lady Gaga: Five Foot Two: B
Shirkers [documentary]: A-
Boy Erased [Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Joel Edgerton]: A-
The Woman in White (PBS)
The Miseducation of Cameron Post: C
The Long Shot (short): A


The Favourite [Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz]: A-

Can You Ever Forgive Me? [Melissa McCarthy]: A-

First Reformed [Ethan Hawke]: B

Madeleine’s Madeleine: B+

Beautiful Boy [Steve Carell, Timothee Chalamet]: B+

Mary Queen of Scots [Saiorsie Ronan, Margot Robbie]: B+

Outside In: B

Sorry to Bother You: B-

Dumplin [Jennifer Aniston]: B

The Children Act [Emma Thompson]: B+

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