2019 Rewind

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 2019 Rewind.

Here are some highlights:

Browse the full 2019 Rewind below

Movie Parasite

Movie of the Year (2019): Parasite


Bong Joon-ho’s masterpiece builds into something stunning, original, and deserving of attention.

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Filmmaker of the Year (2019): Martin Scorsese


This year, we celebrate a perennial favorite.

Best Animated Movies

The Best Animated Movies of 2019


From Hungary to China, some of the best animated movies of 2019 have came from all over the world.

Rewind Best Non English Films

The Best Non-English Language Films of 2019


Not a single one of the year’s best non-English films comes from the US. Do better Hollywood.

Rewind Best Scifi

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Movies of 2019


We rank this year’s speculative fiction, from the latest in family-friendly superhero fare to sex-filled space odysseys.

Rewind Action Movies

The Best Action Movies of 2019


The best action movies of 2019 come from Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Portugal, Russia, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, the UK, and the USA.

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Martin Scorsese Had The Hottest Take of 2019


What can be learned about fan reaction from the famed director dunking on Marvel?

Rewind Best Comedy Movies

The Best Comedy Movies of 2019


Not only did these movies make us laugh the most this year, but many of them also gave us a lot to think about.

Rewind Best Tv Episodes

The Best TV Episodes of 2019


2019’s episodes brought us a lot of love, a lot of endings, and a whole lot of vampires.