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

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The Best Movies Directed By Women in 2018


Before writing 2018 off as a bad year for movies, add these to your to-watch list.

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The Best TV Episodes of 2018


The year’s best episodes broke our hearts, made us laugh, and above all, surprised us.

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The Best Animated Movies of 2018


The best animated feature of the year belongs to someone other than Disney/Pixar.

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The Best Action Movies of 2018


Action is an international language, and our list of the years best action movies travels to South Korea, New Zealand, Russia, and beyond.

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The Other Best Performers of 2018


We’ve named our Performer of the Year, but there were a few others that we wanted to mention.

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How ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ Delivered The Best Scene of 2018


The best scene of 2018 was also the most surprising. And the one most likely to make you cry.

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The Best Horror Movies of 2018


From human killers, supernatural threats, and everything in between, these are the 18 best horror films of the year.

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The Best Movie Trailers of 2018


From our first footage of Jackson Maine to our last footage of Fred Rogers, here are some of the best movie trailers we saw in 2018.

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The Best Movies You Missed in 2018


Do you want your year-end lists to appear more sophisticated than your neighbor? Make sure to catch these underseen gems before the year is out.