2018

Film Decades: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019

Each review will be linked to the title below.

(*seen originally in theaters)

(**seen rereleased in theaters)

  • 2.0 – India
  • 7 Days in Entebbe
  • 12 Strong
  • The 15:17 to Paris – directed by Clint Eastwood
  • Acrimony – starring Taraji P. Henson
  • Action Point
  • Acts of Violence – starring Bruce Willis
  • Adrift
  • Alpha
  • American Animals
  • Anna and the Apocalypse
  • Annihilation – starring Natalie Portman
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp* – directed by Peyton Reed, starring Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Walton Goggins, Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, Tip “T.I.” Harris, David Dastmalchian, Hannah John-Kamen, Abby Ryder Fortson, Randall Park, Michelle Pfeiffer, Laurence Fishburne, & Michael Douglas
  • Aquaman
  • Armed
  • Assassination Nation
  • Avengers: Infinity War* – directed by Anthony & Joe Russo, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Josh Brolin, & Chris Pratt
  • A.X.L.
  • Bad Samaritan – starring David Tennant
  • Bad Times at the El Royale – directed by Drew Goddard, starring Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Lewis Pullman, & Chris Hemsworth
  • Backstabbing for Beginners – directed by Per Fly – starring Ben Kingsley, Theo James, Jacqueline Bisset
  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs – directed by Joel & Ethan Coen, starring Tyne Daly, James Franco, Brendan Gleeson, Bill Heck, Grainger Hines, Zoe Kazan, Harry Melling, Liam Neeson, Tim Blake Nelson, Jonjo O’Neill, Chelcie Ross, Saul Rubinek, & Tom Waits
  • Beautiful Boy – starring Steve Carell
  • Beirut – directed by Brad Anderson
  • Ben Is Back – directed by Peter Hedges – starring Lucas Hedges, Julia Roberts
  • Billionaire Boys Club
  • Bleach – Japan
  • Black ‘47 – starring Hugo Weaving, Jim Broadbent
  • Black Panther* – directed by Ryan Coogler, starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, and Andy Serkis
  • BlacKkKlansman – directed by Spike Lee, starring John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier, & Topher Grace
  • Blindspotting
  • Blockers
  • Bodied
  • Book Club – starring Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen, Diane Keaton, Craig T. Nelson, Andy García, Don Johnson, & Richard Dreyfuss
  • Bohemian Rhapsody* – starring Rami Malek
  • Boundaries
  • Boy Erased – directed by Joel Edgerton – starring Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe
  • Breaking In
  • Bullit County
  • Bumblebee* – directed by Travis Knight, starring Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, & Pamela Adlon, with Dylan O’Brien, Angela Bassett, Justin Theroux, & Peter Cullen
  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?
  • Capernaum – Lebanon
  • Chappaquidick
  • The Children Act – starring Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci
  • Christopher Robin – directed by Marc Forster, starring Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell
  • The Cleanse
  • The Cloverfield Paradox
  • Cold War (Zimna wojna) – Poland/France/UK
  • Colette
  • The Commuter – starring Liam Neeson
  • Conundrum: Secrets Among Friends
  • Crazy Rich Asians – directed by John M. Chu, starring Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, Awkwafina, Ken Jeong, & Michelle Yeoh
  • Creed II – starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone
  • The Cured – starring Elliot Page
  • Damascus Cover – directed by Daniel Zelik Berk, starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Olivia Thirlby, Jürgen Prochnow, Igal Naor, Navid Negahban, & John Hurt
  • Damsel
  • The Darkest Minds
  • Deadpool 2* – starring Ryan Reynolds
  • The Death of Stalin – directed by Armando Iannucci, starring Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Paddy Considine, Rupert Friend, Jason Isaacs, Michael Palin, Andrea Riseborough, Paul Whitehouse, & Jeffrey Tambor
  • Death Wish – starring Bruce Willis
  • Den of Thieves
  • Destination Wedding – directed by Victor Levin, starring Winona Ryder & Keanu Reeves
  • Destroyer – starring Nicole Kidman
  • Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings (狄仁傑之四大天王) – China/Hong Kong
  • Disobedience
  • The Domestics
  • Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot – directed by Gus Van Sant, starring Joaquin Phoenix, Jonah Hill, Rooney Mara, & Jack Black
  • Down a Dark Hall
  • Dude – directed by Olivia Milch, starring Lucy Hale, Kathryn Prescott, Alexandra Shipp, Awkwafina, Austin Butler, & Michaela Watkins
  • Early Man* – UK
  • Eighth Grade
  • The Equalizer 2 – directed by Antoine Fuqua, starring Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Ashton Sanders, Melissa Leo, Bill Pullman, & Orson Bean
  • Every Day
  • Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – directed by David Yates, starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim, William Nadylam, Kevin Guthrie, Jude Law, & Johnny Depp
  • A Fantastic Woman (Una mujer fantástica) – Chile/Germany/Spain/US
  • Fahrenheit 9/11 – directed by Michael Moore – documentary
  • The Favorite – directed by Yorgos Lanthimos – starring Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn
  • Fifty Shades Freed
  • Final Portrait – directed by Stanley Tucci – starring Geoffrey Rush
  • First Man – starring Ryan Gosling
  • The First Purge
  • First Reformed
  • Flower
  • Forever My Girl
  • Foxtrot
  • Freak Show
  • The Front Runner – directed by Jason Reitman, starring Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons, Alfred Molina
  • Furlough – starring Tessa Thompson, Whoopi Goldberg
  • Future World – co-directed by and starring James Franco
  • Game Night
  • Gemini
  • The Girl in the Spider’s Web
  • God’s Not Dead: A Light in Darkness
  • Golden Exits
  • Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween – starring Jack Black
  • Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer
  • Gotti – starring John Travolta
  • Green Book – directed by Peter Farrelly – starring Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini
  • The Grinch
  • Gringo – directed by Nash Edgerton, starring David Oyelowo, Charlize Theron, Joel Edgerton, Amanda Seyfried, Thandie Newton, & Sharlto Copley
  • The Guardians
  • Gauguin – Voyage de Tahiti – France
  • Halloween* – directed by David Gordon Green – starring Jamie Lee Curtis
  • The Happy Prince – directed by and starring Rupert Everett, with Colin Firth – Germany/Belgium/Italy/UK
  • The Happytime Murders* – directed by Brian Henson
  • The Hate U Give
  • Hell Fest
  • Hereditary
  • Hot Summer Nights
  • Hotel Artemis* – directed by Drew Pearce, starring Jodie Foster, Sterling K. Brown, Sofia Boutella, Jeff Goldblum, Charlie Day, Brian Tyree Henry, Jenny Slate, Dave Bautista, & Zachary Quinto
  • Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation* – directed by Genndy Tartakovsky, starring the voices of Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, David Spade, Steve Buscemi, Keegan-Michael Key, Molly Shannon, Fran Drescher, Kathryn Hahn, Jim Gaffigan, & Mel Brooks
  • The House of Tomorrow
  • The House With the Clock in Its Walls – starring Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, Owen Vaccaro, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sunny Suljic, & Kyle MacLachlan
  • How to Talk to Girls at Parties – directed by John Cameron Mitchell, starring Elle Fanning, Alex Sharp, Nicole Kidman, Ruth Wilson, & Matt Lucas
  • Humor Me – directed by Sam Hoffman, starring Jemaine Clement, Elliott Gould, Ingrid Michaelson, Annie Potts, Priscilla Lopez, Bebe Neuwirth, & Maria Dizzia
  • Hunter Killer
  • The Hurricane Heist
  • I Feel Pretty
  • If Beale Street Could Talk – directed by Barry Jenkins, starring KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Dave Franco, Diego Luna, Pedro Pascal, Ed Skrein, Brian Tyree Henry, & Regina King
  • In Darkness
  • Incredibles 2* – directed by Brad Bird, starring the voices of Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Samuel L. Jackson, Huckleberry Milner, Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Keener, & Jonathan Banks
  • Indivisible
  • Insidious: The Last Key
  • Instant Family – starring Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne
  • The Insult – Lebanon/France
  • Isle of Digs* – directed by Wes Anderson, starring the voices of Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber, Bill Murray, Bob Balaban, Jeff Goldblum, Scarlett Johansson, Kunichi Nomura, Tilda Swinton, Ken Watanabe, Akira Ito, Greta Gerwig, Akira Takayama, Frances McDormand, F. Murray Abraham, Courtney B. Vance, Yojiro Noda, Fisher Stevens, Mari Natsuki, Nijiro Murakami, Yoko Ono, Harvey Keitel, & Frank Wood
  • Johnny English Strikes Again
  • Josie
  • Juliet, Naked – directed by Jesse Peretz, starring Ethan Hawke, Rose Byrne, Chris O’Dowd
  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jeff Goldblum
  • Kickboxer: Retaliation
  • Kin
  • Kings
  • Kri – Nepal
  • The Last Movie Star – directed by Adam Rifkin, starring Burt Reynolds, Ariel Winter, Clark Duke, Ellar Coltrane, & Chevy Chase
  • Lazer Team 2
  • Lean on Pete – directed by Andrew Haigh – starring Charlie Plummer, Chloë Savigny, Travis Fimmel, Steve Buscemi
  • Leave No Trace
  • The Leisure Seeker – starring Donald Sutherland, Helen Mirren
  • Life Itself
  • Life of the Party
  • The Little Stranger
  • Liz and the Blue Bird (リズと青い鳥, Liz to Aoi Tori) – Japan
  • Lizzie
  • The Lodgers
  • Love, Gilda – directed by Lisa Dapolito – documentary
  • Love, Simon
  • Loveless (Нелюбовь, Nelyubov) – Russia/France/Belgium/Germany
  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
  • Mary and the Witch’s Flower (メアリと魔女の花, Meari to Majo no Hana) – Japan
  • Mary Poppins Returns – directed by Rob Marshall, starring Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Dick Van Dyke, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth, & Meryl Streep
  • Mary Queen of Scots – starring Saorise Ronan, Margot Robbie
  • Mary Shelley – directed by Haifaa al-Mansour, starring Elle Fanning, Maisie Williams, Douglas Booth, Bel Powley, & Ben Hardy
  • The Meg – starring Jason Stratham
  • Mid90s – directed by Jonah Hill
  • Mile 22
  • The Miracle Season
  • The Misandrists – Germany
  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  • Mission: Impossible – Fallout – directed by Christopher McQuarrie, starring Tom Cruise, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Sean Harris, Michelle Monaghan, Alec Baldwin, Henry Cavill, Vanessa Kirby, & Angela Bassett
  • Monster Family
  • Mortal Engines – starring Hugo Weaving
  • Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle
  • The Mule – directed by and starring Clint Eastwood
  • My Hero Academia: Two Heroes (僕のヒーローアカデミア THE MOVIE ~2人の英雄 ヒーロー ~, Boku no Hīrō Academia THE MOVIE: Futari no Hīrō) – Japan
  • My Son – France
  • Never Goin’ Back
  • Night School
  • Nobody’s Fool
  • Nostalgia
  • The Nun
  • The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
  • The Oath
  • Ocean’s 8 – directed by Gary Ross – starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter
  • The Old Man & the Gun – directed by David Lower – starring Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Tika Sumpter, Tom Waits, Sissy Spacek
  • On Chesil Beach – starring Saorise Ronan
  • On the Basis of Sex – starring Felicity Jones
  • Operation Finale – starring Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley
  • Overboard
  • Overlord
  • Peppermint
  • Pacific Rim: Uprising
  • Papillon
  • The Party
  • Paul, Apostle of Christ
  • Permission – starring Rebecca Hall
  • Peter Rabbit
  • Pickings
  • Please Stand By
  • Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us – Japan
  • Pope Francis: A Man of His Word – directed by Wim Wenders – documentary
  • The Possession of Hannah Grace
  • A Prayer Before Dawn
  • The Predator* – directed by Shane Black, starring Boyd Holbrook, Jacob Tremblay, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Thomas Jane, Alfie Allen, & Sterling K. Brown
  • A Private War – directed by Matthew Heineman, starring Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, Tom Hollander, & Stanley Tucci
  • Proud Mary – starring Taraji P. Henson
  • Puzzle – starring Kelly Macdonald
  • A Quiet Place – directed by and starring John Krasinski, with Emily Blunt
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet* – drected by Rich Moore & Phil Johnston, starring the voices of John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Gal Gadot, Taraji P. Henson, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk, Alfred Molina, & Ed O’Neill
  • Rampage* – starring Dwayne Johnson
  • Ready Player One – directed by Steven Spielberg, Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, Lena Waithe, T.J. Miller, Simon Pegg, & Mark Rylance
  • Red Sparrow – starring Jennifer Lawrence
  • Revenge
  • The Rider
  • Robin Hood – starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Foxx
  • Roma – directed by Alfonso Cuarón
  • Samson
  • The Seagull – starring Saorise Ronan
  • Searching
  • Second Act
  • Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero
  • Sherlock Gnomes – directed by John Stevenson, starring the voices of James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Maggie Smith, Michael Caine, Ashley Jensen, Matt Lucas, Stephen Merchant, Ozzy Osbourne, Mary J. Blige, Jamie Demetriou, & Johnny Depp
  • Shock and Awe – directed by Rob Reiner, starring Woody Harrelson, Tommy Lee Jones, James Marsden, Milla Jovovich, & Jessica Biel
  • Shoplifters – directed by Hirozaku Kore-eda – Japan
  • Sicario: Day of Soldado – starring Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin
  • A Simple Favor – directed by Paul Feig, starring Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding, Andrew Rannells, Linda Cardellini, Rupert Friend, & Jean Smart
  • The Sisters Brothers – starring John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix
  • Skyscraper – directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber, starring Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Chin Han, Roland Møller, Noah Taylor, Byron Mann, Pablo Schreiber, & Hannah Quinlivan
  • Slender Man
  • Smallfoot – directed by Karey Kirkpatrick, starring the voices of Channing Tatum, James Corden, Zendaya, Common, LeBron James, Gina Rodriguez, Danny DeVito, Yara Shahidi, Ely Henry, & Jimmy Tatro
  • Show Dogs – directed by Raja Gosnell, starring Will Arnett, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Natasha Lyonne, Jordin Sparks, Gabriel Iglesias, Shaquille O’Neal, Omar Chaparro, & Stanley Tucci
  • Social Animals – directed by Theresa Bennett, starring Noël Wells, Josh Radnor, Aya Cash, Carly Chaikin, Fortune Feimster, & Samira Wiley
  • Solo: A Star Wars Story* – directed by Ron Howard, starring Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Joonas Suotamo, & Paul Bettany
  • Sorry to Bother You – directed by Boots Riley, starring Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler, Omari Hardwick, Terry Crews, Patton Oswalt, David Cross, Danny Glover, Steven Yeun, & Armie Hammer
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse* – directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, & Rodney Rothman, starring the voices of Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn, Nicolas Cage, & Liev Schreiber
  • The Spy Who Dumped Me – directed by Susanna Fogel, starring Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon, Justin Theroux, Sam Heughan, Hasan Minhaj, Ivanna Sakhno, & Gillian Anderson
  • A Star Is Born – directed by and starring Bradley Cooper, with Lady Gaga, Sam Elliot
  • The Strange Ones
  • The Strangers: Prey at Night – directed by Johannes Roberts, starring Bailee Madison, Lewis Pullman, Christina Hendricks, Martin Henderson, & Damian Maffei
  • Stratton – directed by Simon West, starring Dominic Cooper, Gemma Chan, Austin Stowell, Tyler Hoechlin, & Tom Felton
  • Super Troopers 2* – directed by Jay Chandrasekhar, starring Chandrasekhar, Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Paul Soter, & Erik Stolhanske, with Brian Cox, Rob Lowe, Emmanuel Chriqui, Tyler Labine, Will Sasso, Hayes MacArthur, Lynda Carter, & Marisa Coughlan
  • Superfly – directed by Director X, starring Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Michael K. Williams, Lex Scott Davis, & Jennifer Morrison
  • Suspiria – directed by Luca Guadagnino, starring Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Mia Goth, Jessica Harper, Chloë Grace Moretz
  • Sweet Country – directed by Warwick Thornton, starring Sam Neill, Bryan Brown, & Hamilton Morris
  • Tag – directed by Jeff Tomsic, starring Ed Helms, Jake Johnson, Annabelle Wallis, Hannibal Buress, Isla Fisher, Rashida Jones, Leslie Bibb, Jon Hamm, & Jeremy Renner
  • Teen Titans Go! To the Movies* – directed by Peter Rida Michail & Aaron Horvath, starring the voices of Scott Menville, Greg Cipes, Khary Payton, Tara Strong, Hynden Walch, with Will Arnett, Kristen Bell, Eric Bauza, Nicolas Cage, Greg Davies, John DiMaggio, Halsey, David Kaye, Tom Kenny, Jimmy Kimmel, Vanessa Marshall, Patton Oswalt, Alexander Polinsky, Meredith Salenger, Fred Tatasciore, James Arnold Taylor, Lil Yachty, Wil Wheaton, & Stan Lee
  • Terminal – starring Margot Robbie
  • The Thinning: New World Order
  • Thoroughbreds – directed by Cory Finley, starring Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy, Anton Yelchin, Paul Sparks, & Francie Swift
  • Tomb Raider – starring Alicia Vikander
  • Tomorrow – directed by Martha Pinson, starring Sebastian Street, Stuart Brennan, Stephen Fry, Sophie Kennedy Clark, James Cosmo, Paul Kaye, Stephanie Leonidas, & Joss Stone
  • Traffik
  • Truth or Dare
  • Tully – directed by Jason Reitman – starring Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Mark Duplass, Ron Livingston
  • Unbroken: Path to Redemption
  • Uncle Drew
  • Unfriended: Dark Web
  • Unsane – directed by Steven Soderbergh, starring Claire Foy, Joshua Leonard, Jay Pharoah, Juno Temple, Aimee Mullins, & Amy Irving
  • Upgrade
  • Vice – directed by Adam McKay, starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell
  • Welcome to Marwen – directed by Robert Zemeckes – starring Steve Carell
  • What They Had – starring Hillary Swank
  • White Boy Rick – directed by Yann Demange, starring Richie Merritt, Matthew McConaughey, Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry, Rory Cochrane, RJ Cyler, Jonathan Majors, Eddie Marsan, Bruce Dern, & Piper Laurie
  • Whitney – documentary
  • Widows – directed by Steve McQueen, starring Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki, Cynthia Erivo, Colin Farrell, Brian Tyree Henry, Daniel Kaluuya, Jacki Weaver, Carrie Coon, Robert Duvall, & Liam Neeson
  • The Wife – directed by Björn L. Runge, starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Christian Slater, Max Irons, Annie Starke, Harry Lloyd, & Elizabeth McGovern
  • Wildlife – directed by Paul Dano, starring Carey Mulligan, Jake Gyllenhal
  • Wildling – directed by Fritz Böhm, starring Liv Tyler, Bel Powley, Brad Dourif, Collin Kelly-Sordelet, & James LeGros
  • Winchester
  • Woman Walks Ahead
  • Won’t You Be My Neighbor* – documentary
  • A Wrinkle in Time
  • You Were Never Really Here – directed by Lynne Ramsay, starring Joaquin Phoenix, Ekaterina Samsonov, Alex Manette, John Doman, & Judith Roberts