Thursday, January 3, 2019

My Favorite Movie Moments of 2018

by Patrick Bromley
Some good stuff happened in movies this year.

  • The pool scene in The Strangers: Prey at Night
  • "Oh no, he died!" Game Night
  • The VIP Room, Sorry to Bother You
  • Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder compliment each other, Destination Wedding
  • Car chase, Ant-Man and the Wasp
  • The prison dance number, Paddington 2
  • "Shallows," A Star is Born
  • Every fight scene in The Night Comes for Us
  • The families come together, If Beale Street Could Talk
  • The bear, Annihilation
  • The dinner table, Hereditary
  • Bathroom fight, Mission: Impossible: Fallout
  • Mid-movie credits, Vice
  • Shouting from the rooftops, Support the Girls
  • Olga is danced to death, Suspiria
  • The last shot of Tully
  • The beach, Roma
  • The Shining in Ready Player One
  • Colin Farrell takes a ride home, Widows
  • The guy in the tent, The Endless
  • The post-credits scene in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Jen and Richard chase each other around the house, Revenge
  • "First time?" The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
  • Collin and Miles have it out, Blindspotting
  • An octopus plays the drums, Aquaman
  • Joaquin Phoenix at the diner, You Were Never Really Here
  • Hae-mi dances, Burning
  • Josh Hamilton talks to his daughter around the campfire, Eighth Grade
  • Michael B. Jordan's final scene, Black Panther
  • The dance number in The Favourite
  • Lakeith Stanfield raps, Sorry to Bother You
  • The trailer for A Star is Born
  • "Magical Mystery Tour," First Reformed


  1. Great moments here, I share a lot of them!

    I see you caught Aquaman! How did you feel about it other than the awesome drum playing Octopus?

  2. The 'Shallows' scene in A Star is Born gave me goosebumps when I first saw it...great list!

  3. "The guy in the tent", that was terrifying.