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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Let’s Talk About The Glorious, Gruesome Final Dance of Luca Guadagnino’s ‘Suspiria’


Suspiria invites us to take the last dance, drenched in blood with death as our vying partner.

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The Best Video Essays of 2018


Are you not edu-tained? Here’s a roundup of our favorite video content from the past year.

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The Best TV Scenes of 2018


Unorthodox dance sequences, moments of self-definition, and a smattering of murders round out our favorite TV scenes of the year.

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Relationships And Rage: The Power of Women In 2018


A look back at some of the most powerful depictions of women from this year in film.

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The Pop Culture Winners and Losers of 2018


From ‘Black Panther’ to Filmstruck ending its service, 2018 was filled with Winners and Losers.

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The Kids Who Delivered Great Performances in 2018


From the best baby actor of all time to the teenagers delivering star-making performances, a lot of kids did exceptional work in movies this year.

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The Most Interesting New Filmmakers We Met in 2018


Filmmaking ain’t easy. We want to celebrate some of the folks who finally got that film out of their heads and onto the screen.

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The Action Sequences that Kicked Ass in 2018


Kick names. Take ass. Here are the best action sequences of the year.

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The Best Movie Scores of 2018


2018 has been a vintage year for film scores. Here are the best of them.