Mel saw 151 films this year so of course she’s the guest for the 2018 wrap up.
Who is the goodest girl – Obv Olivia
Thank you Netflix – Mel goes for Annihilation I go for the rom coms To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and Set it Up
Outfits you Wanna Cop – If Beale Street Could Talk, Fantastic Beasts, A Simple Favor, Black Panther
Best moves by directors of Colour – Widows, Crazy Rich Asians, The Hate U Give, Blindspotting, Black Panther, Sorry to Bother You
Movies I Watched On a Plane – Incredibles 2, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
Who Knew (movies we didn’t see when they came out) – Burnt, Novitiate, Ricki and the Flash, Paddington (1 and 2)
Performers that Popped – Elizabeth Debicki, Ma Anand Sheela, Blake Lively, Tessa Thompson, Chris Hemsworth, Carla Gugino, Cynthia Erivo, Daniel Kaluuya, Jesse Plemons
Best Sade Song in a Movie – The Big Unknown (from Widows)
Popping Up in Unexpected Places – Chris Pine
Movies that will be on the best of lists that we haven’t seen yet – Burning, Wreck-It Ralph, Mary Queen of Scots, Vice, Bird Box, Into the Spider-Verse, The Favourite, A Quiet Place, Eight Grade, Mission Impossible: Fallout, Mary Poppins Returns, Won’t You Be My Neighbor
Mel’s Crowd Pleasers and Artsy Ish
James Woods Award (we hope you actually aren’t this guy) – Topher Grace, Ed Skrein, Armie Hammer
Docs – Three Identical Strangers, Nothing Like a Dame, McQueen, Whitney, RBG
Watch this if you can – Bad Times at the El Royale
Apologies for the weird sounds I made when remembering Killmonger.