A list of the ten best movies I saw released in the United States within the 2018 calendar year.
DIRECTOR: Hirokazu Kore-eda – Shoplifters
LEAD ACTRESS: Olivia Colman – The Favourite
LEAD ACTOR: Bradley Cooper – A Star Is Born
SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Sakura Andô – Shoplifters
SUPPORTING ACTOR: Richard E. Grant – Can You Ever Forgive Me?
ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: If Beale Street Could Talk – Barry Jenkins, adapted from the novel by James Baldwin
ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Tully – Diablo Cody
PRODUCTION DESIGN: Roma – Eugenio Caballero and Barbara Enriquez
FILM EDITING: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Robert Fisher, Jr.
CINEMATOGRAPHY: If Beale Street Could Talk – James Laxton
COSTUME DESIGN: Black Panther – Ruth Carter
MAKEUP & HAIRSTYLING: Border –…