December 2018 — Features, Musings & More

Adam Lubitow –
Roundup: The top movies of 2018 – 12/25/18

Matt Marshall –
Box Office: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Reloads, Illumination’s ‘The Grinch’ Steals Second Place – 12/2/18
Box Office: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet,’ ‘The Grinch’ Repeat Before ‘Spider-Man’ Swings Again – 12/9/18
Box Office: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Takes December Animation Opening Record – 12/16/18
Box Office: DC’s ‘Aquaman’ Overpowers Newcomers ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ and ‘Bumblebee’ – 12/23/18
Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ Reigns After Christmas with $51M, Wrapping Up Record-Breaking 2018 – 12/30/18
Best of 2018: Several Stars are Born and Witches and Widows Lead an Illustrious Year – 12/31/18

Jared Mobarak –
Posterized December 2018: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,’ ‘Cold War,’ ‘The House That Jack Built,’ and More – 12/6/18
The Film Stage’s Top 50 Films of 2018 – 12/21/18
The Best Movie Posters of 2018 – 12/27/18

David Palmer –
Avengers: End Game + Captain Marvel Trailer Reviews Kevin Hart + Mowgli Review – CineChat podcast – 12/9/18
Top 10 Best Films of 2018 – 12/28/18
Top 10 Worst Films of 2018 – 12/29/18
Best & Worst Films of 2018 – CineChat podcast – 12/31/18

Matthew Passantino –
Avengers: End Game + Captain Marvel Trailer Reviews Kevin Hart + Mowgli Review – CineChat podcast – 12/9/18
Top 10 Movies of 2018 Movie Review – 12/25/18
Best & Worst Films of 2018 – CineChat podcast – 12/31/18

Christoper Schobert –
Recommended New Books on Filmmaking: Howard Hughes, Tintin, ‘Isle of Dogs,’ Beastie Boys & More – 12/10/18
From ‘Mary Poppins’ to ‘Mary, Queen of Scots,’ Hollywood holiday movies are here – 12/19/18
The Film Stage’s Top 50 Films of 2018 – 12/21/18
Christopher Schobert’s Top 10 Films of 2018 – 12/25/18

Jeff Simon –
Maybe the greatest Elvis work has finally been released – 12/5/18
After 25 years, ‘Schindler’s List’ is as important as ever – 12/7/18
Really, finding the Oscars host shouldn’t be a problem – 12/11/18
Some books, records for last-minute gifts – 12/19/18
How did Weatherly and Carlson turn into such blockheads? – 12/21/18
‘The most delicious martini’ I ever had – 12/27/18

Jordan M. Smith –
Monday Memo: 2019 Sundance Film Festival Lineup Announced – 12/3/18
Monday Memo: MINDING THE GAP Tops 2018 IDA Awards – 12/10/18
Monday Memo: Director Bill Siegel Dies at 55 – 12/17/18
The Best Documentaries of 2018 – 12/23/18