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2018 Films, By Grade

By Grade (or view alphabetically)
Last Updated 6/22/2018

A  /  A-  / B+  Favorites. Special. See Them

Disobedience (Sebastian Lelio)  Review 
Hereditary (Ari Aster) Review
Isle of Dogs (Wes Anderson) Appropriation or HomageJapanese viewCapsule 
Tully (Jason Reitman) ReviewScreenplay
We the Animals (Jeremiah Zagar) Review 
Western (Valeska Grisebach) Capsule

B+ | B  Also Strong. See Them.

Black Panther (Ryan Coogler) Podcast
I Feel Pretty (Abby Kohn & Marc Silverstein) 
The Incredibles 2 (Brad Bird)
Love Simon
 (Greg Berlanti) ReviewScreenplay
A Quiet Place (John Krasinski)  Review2nd OpinionScreenplay 
Wife, The
 (Bjorn Runge) Review

B  |  B- Worth Seeing. Recommended With Reservations

Blame (Quinn Shephard) Review 
Book Club (Bill Holderman) Review 
How to Talk to Girls at Parties (John Cameron Mitchell) 
Howard (Don Hahn) 
Miseducation of Cameron Post, The (Desiree Akhavan) 
Saturday Church (Damon Cardasis)
Solo (Ron Howard) Review, Director Switcheroos
Where is Kyra (Andrew Domanascenu) Review

B- | C+  Some good moments. See if you're in the right mood

1985 (Yen Tan)
Avengers: Infinity War
 (Russo Brothers) Review
Good Manners (Marco Dutra and Juliana Rojas) 
Life of the Party (Ben Falcone)  
Mrs Hyde 
(Serge Bozon) Review
Mary Shelley (Haifaa al-Mansour) Review, Interview 
Oceans 8 (Gary Ross)

C     ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Pacific Rim: Uprising (Steven S DeKnight) Capsule
Racer and the Jailbird (Michael R Roskam) Review 
Unsane (Steven Soderbergh) Capsule
Zama (Lucretia Martel) Review2nd "A" opinion 


C- | D+  Nah, no thanks. (But sometimes "Bad movies we love")

Deadpool 2 (David Leitch)
Endless, The 
(Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead) Review 
Mapplethorpe (Ondi Timoner) 
Ready Player One (Steven Spielberg) Review
Saint Bernard Syndicate, The (Mads Brügger)
A Wrinkle in Time (Ava DuVernay) Review  

D | D - | F  Oh god make it stop!

Discreet (Travis Mathews)
 (Denis Gamze Erguven) Review 

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