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

Feel Good Pop Culture Moments

The Feel-Good Pop Culture Moments of 2019


The real world experienced its fair share of doom and gloom, but pop culture made us smile at times.

Rewind Best Horror Movies

The Best Horror Movies of 2019


Ghost stories, creature features, psychopaths, and more make up the best horror movies of 2019.

Rewind Movies Directed By Women

The 25 Best Movies Directed by Women in 2019


From ‘Booksmart’ to ‘Portrait of A Lady on Fire,’ here are 25 great new films with women at the helm.

Performer Brad Pitt

Performer of the Year (2019): Brad Pitt


This is Brad Pitt’s year, and we’re all just living in it.

Rewind New Filmmakers

The Most Interesting New Filmmakers We Met in 2019


As always, a bold new batch of filmmakers stormed the screen in 2019, and they owned every possible genre from supernatural westerns to twee magical fantasies.

Rewind Best Tv Scenes

The Best TV Scenes of 2019


These are the small screen moments that shocked, moved, and thrilled us most in 2019.

Rewind Best Tv Shows

The Best TV Shows of 2019


From big finales to long-awaited new seasons to stellar debuts, 2019 brought us more great stories on the small screen than ever before.

Rewind Best Movies You Missed

The Best Movies You Missed In 2019


These underseen gems are some of the best films of the year and we recommend you catch up on them before 2019 ends. Start watching now.

Rewind Best Movie Trailers

The 25 Best Movie Trailers of 2019


From the memorable to the meme-able, here are the trailers that piqued our interest in 2019.