Best Movies of 2019


From Sci-Fi and fantasy to adventure-action and thrillers, a lot of amazing movies were released in 2018.

If you’re thinking about watching a good movie from last year, you’re at the right place. We’ve listed up 17 of the best movies released in 2018. We’ve also added a short description explaining each movie so you can have an idea of what to expect.

Plan a movie night with your friends and bid goodbye to 2018 by watching some of the best movies that were released in that year.

Scroll on and enjoy peeps.

  1. 1Black Panther (2018)

    Best Movies of 2019

    1. “Black Panther” follows T’Challa who, after the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to take his place as King. However, when an old enemy reappears on the radar, T’Challa’s mettle as King and Black Panther is tested when he is drawn into a conflict that puts the entire fate of Wakanda and the world at risk.

      Director: Ryan Coogler
      Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o

      IMDb Rating: 7.4
      Rotten Tomatoes: 97%

      Source: RottenTomatoes

    2. 2Roma (2018)

      Best Movies of 2019

        1. The most personal project to date from Academy Award (R)-winning director and writer Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity, Children of Men, Y Tu Mama Tambien), ROMA follows Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a young domestic worker for a family in the middle-class neighbourhood of Roma in Mexico City. Delivering an artful love letter to the women who raised him, Cuarón draws on his own childhood to create a vivid and emotional portrait of domestic strife and social hierarchy amidst the political turmoil of the 1970s. Cuarón’s first project since the groundbreaking Gravity in 2013, ROMA will be available in theatres and on Netflix later this year.

          Director:  Alfonso Cuarón
          Starring: Yalitza Aparicio, Nancy García García, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina

          IMDb Rating: 8.2
          Rotten Tomatoes: 96%

          Source: RottenTomatos

      1. 3Leave No Trace (2018)

        Best Movies of 2019

          1. Will (Ben Foster) and his teenage daughter, Tom (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie), have lived off the grid for years in the forests of Portland, Oregon. When their idyllic life is shattered, both are put into social services. After clashing with their new surroundings, Will and Tom set off on a harrowing journey back to their wild homeland. The film is directed by Debra Granik from a script adapted by Granik and Anne Rosellini.

            Director: Debra Granik
            Starring: Ben Foster, Thomasin McKenzie, Jeff Kober, Dale Dickey

            IMDb Rating: 7.2
            Rotten Tomatoes: 100%


        1. 4Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

          Best Movies of 2019

            1. Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.

              Director: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman
              Starring: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mashershala Ali

              IMDb Rating: 8.7
              Rotten Tomatoes: 97%


          1. 5Dogman (2018)

            Best Movies of 2019

            1. Hanklin Purvis enjoys the outdoors, and he loves to hunt. He and his wife, Dorothy, live on a farm in the rural mid-west. Then one summer, things start happening. The first victims are family pets, then wild animals – and Hanklin is suddenly thrust into a series of encounters with a beast he never believed existed. When people start getting injured, the police get involved. Then the town discovers that the wounds have a deadly bacteria, and the clock is ticking for those infected. The attacker is not human, that’s for sure – and it needs to be stopped. Hanlin’s neighbour, Francis Wellman, is a Native American who believes she has discovered an ancient antidote. Will they find the perpetrator of these horrifying attacks?

              IMDb Rating: 7.4

              Director: Richerd Brauer
              Starring: Mariann Mayberry, Kimberly Norris, Stacie Hadgikosti, Tom Cilluffo

          1. 6Cold War (2018)

          Best Movies of 2019
          1. Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in 1950s Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris, it’s the tale of a couple separated by politics, character flaws and unfortunate twists of fate – an impossible love story in impossible times.

            Director: Pawel Pawlikowski
            Starring: Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc, Agata Kulesza

            IMDb Rating: 7.8
            Rotten Tomatoes: 93%

        1. 7Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018)

          Best Movies of 2019

          1. The best intentions often come back to haunt you. MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – FALLOUT finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) along with some familiar allies (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan) in a race against time after a mission gone wrong. Henry Cavill, Angela Bassett, and Vanessa Kirby also join the dynamic cast with filmmaker Christopher McQuarrie returning to the helm.

            Director: Christopher McQuarrie
            Starring: Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson

            IMDb Rating: 7.9
            Rotten Tomatoes: 97%

          2. 8A Star Is Born (2018)

            Best Movies of 2019

              1. In “A Star Is Born,” Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga fuse their considerable talents to depict the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive. In this new take on the iconic love story, four-time Oscar nominee Cooper (“American Sniper,” “American Hustle,” “Silver Linings Playbook”), makes his directorial debut, and also stars alongside multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Gaga in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper portrays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has given up on her dream to become a successful singer until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent.

                Director: Bradley Cooper
                Starring: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, SamElliott, Andrew Dice Clay, Dave

                IMDb Rating: 8.1
                Rotten Tomatoes: 90%

            1. 9Green Book (2018)

              Best Movies of 2019

                1. When Tony Lip (Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighbourhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr Don Shirley (Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger-as well as unexpected humanity and humour-they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.Director: Peter Farrelly
                  Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Don Stark

                  IMDb Rating: 8.3
                  Rotten Tomatoes: 81%

              1. 10First Man (2018)

                Best Movies of 2019

                On the heels of their six-time Academy Award (R)-winning smash, La La Land, Oscar (R)-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for Universal Pictures’ First Man, the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the movie will explore the sacrifices and the cost on Armstrong and on the nation of one of the most dangerous missions in history.

                Director: Damien Chazelle
                Starring: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clark, Kyle Chandler

                IMDb Rating: 7.5
                Rotten Tomatoes: 88%

                11Avengers: Infinity War (2018

                Best Movies of 2019

                An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The Avengers and their Super Hero allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

                Director: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
                Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

                IMDb Rating: 8.5
                RottenTomatoes: 84%