2018 Rewind

At the conclusion of every year, we hit rewind and look back at the best movies, TV shows, performances, moments, and much more in a series of essays and lists published in late December. This is the archive for the 2018 Rewind.

Here are some highlights:

Explore the entire 2018 Rewind below

The 50 Best Shots of 2018

The best movies, shows, music videos, and more of 2018 get the One Perfect Shot treatment. Read More

The 50 Best Movies of 2018

We used science, technology, math, and heart to assemble this definitive list of the best movies of 2018. Read More

Filmmaker of the Year (2018): Netflix

In which we honor our streaming overlords and all the talent they empowered in 2018. Read More

Critic’s Picks: The Best Movies of 2018

Our chief film critic Rob Hunter presents his 18 best films of the year, in order. Read More

Movie of the Year (2018): Black Panther

When the histories are written, 'Black Panther' will stand alone as The Movie of 2018. Carl Broughton explains why. Read More

The Best Foreign Language Movies of 2018

18 films from 13 different countries make up our list of the best foreign language movies of 2018. Read More

The Best Comedy Movies of 2018

Here are the 18 movies that made us laugh the most this year, ranked. Read More

The 2018 Nominees for The Plot Twist Hall of Fame

From Tyler Durden reprises to witch-swarmed hellscapes, 2018's plot twists are juicy enough to seep into film history canon. Which… Read More

The Best Documentaries of 2018

We've assembled the best nonfiction films of the year. Read More