Settle into the ultra-romantic If Beale Street Could Talk or put on your thinking cap with the complexity of The Hate U Give.
The Favourite features a royal and lesbian love triangle based on IRL hints (the scandal!), The Haunting of Hill House remains one of my favorite effing shows of 2018, and The Holiday Calendar was cute AF during Christmas.
Bodyguard paints Indian actors as Middle Eastern terrorists. Derry Girls provides legit laughs against a unique Northern Irish setting. Eighth Grade gave me severe secondhand mortification and in classic horror tradition, Hereditary stokes fear of genderqueer characters.
But Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle, why do we need a 9th film adaptation of an outdated and colonialist story?