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 2020 Rewind.
Here are some highlights:
Follow along as we count down the 50 Best Movies of 2020, according to the team at Film School Rejects.
By Rob Hunter
2020 was a rough year, but we made it through in part with the help of smart, entertaining, thoughtful films like these.
Speculative fiction offered us little desired escapism this year, but the best of these genres still affected us greatly.
Let us celebrate the wonderful movie music this year has blessed us with.
By Luke Hicks
In a year when we really needed a laugh, these movies granted us that, albeit mostly amidst dark and bittersweet themes.
The director’s ‘Small Axe’ anthology challenged film’s definition by exploring deeply personal stories in a radically varied and cinematic manner.
When we needed fresh perspective, these filmmakers rose to battle.
There’s more to love than just Evie the Cow in Kelly Reichardt’s tender heist movie, our favorite of 2020.
By Farah Cheded
These unforgettable performances from newcomers illuminate the myriad ways there are to leave an indelible impact on cinema.