The Best Movie of the Year ... so far.

The Best Movie of the Year ... so far.

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Best Movie of the Year … so far


Ep133- Early Oscar Predictions
Nov 30 • 6 min
It’s never too early for early Oscar talk.
Ep132 – Coming Soon – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 29 • 5 min
Coming soon to a theater near you. December finishes off the year with a many great movies still to come. On this episode we discuss those movies that we have not covered yet on the podcast.
Ep131 – Best Movie of the Year so far – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 28 • 8 min
It’s time for another recap of the top movies of the year. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that answers the question: What’s the best movie of the year, so far?
Ep130 – Official Secrets – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 27 • 4 min
Official Secrets stars Keira Knightley in this true story about a British intelligence specialist that provides secret information to the press that the US and Britain are blackmailing UN members to get them to vote on an Iraq invasion.
Ep129 – The Last Black Man in San Francisco – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 26 • 6 min
The Last Black Man in San Francisco is the story of Jimmy and his best front Mont trying to reclaim the house his grandfather built, while dealing with friendship, gentrification and finding a place to belong.
Ep128 – See You Yesterday – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 25 • 6 min
See You Yesterday is the story of two teen science prodigies trying to create time travel. When something tragic happens, they go through a serious of trips back in time to try to make things better.
Ep127 – A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 24 • 6 min
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood is the true story of a bitter and broken journalist whose life is changed because of a story he is forced to do on Mr. Rogers.
Ep126 – Wild Rose – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 23 • 6 min
Wild Rose is the story of a Scottish woman fresh out prison anxious to continue pursuing her dream of becoming a country music singer, while trying to raise two kids and deal with a mother that doesn’t understand the Nashville dream.
Ep125 – Ford v Ferrari – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 22 • 7 min
Ford v Ferrari is the story of the famous showdown at 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966, between the repeating champ Ferrari and newcomer to racing Ford.
Ep124– Lady and the Tramp – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 21 • 5 min
A reworked version of the classic Lady and the Tramp is now available on Disney +, featuring voices from Tessa Thompson and Justin Theroux.
Ep123 – JoJo Rabbit – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 20 • 5 min
JoJo Rabbit is the story of a young wannabe Nazi, with Hitler as an imaginary friend, discovering a Jewish girl hiding in his attic.
Ep122 – Recapping the Top Ten – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 19 • 6 min
We take a pause in our daily movie reviews to recap where we are on the Best Movies of the Year so far.
Ep121 – El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 18 • 5 min
El Camino is a follow-up to the end of Breaking Bad, answering the question what happened to Jesse Pinkman?
Ep120 – Apollo 11 – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 17 • 5 min
Apollo 11 is a 2019 documentary about the NASA mission that led men to take the first steps on the moon.
Ep119 – Charlie’s Angels – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 16 • 4 min
The Angels return in a 2019 version of Charlie’s Angels with a new cast and a new filmmaker, Elizabeth Banks. Movie discussions every day in November as part of National Podcast Post Month. Join the hashtag and follow others at #NaPodPoMo.
Ep118 -The King – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 15 • 6 min
King Henry V is crowned in this latest adaptation, part Shakespeare and part historical movie, but his position is quite different than his father and he has to deal with the war that his father left him
Ep117 – Zombieland: Double Tap – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 14 • 6 min
The stars of Zombieland return for a sequel that takes them from the White House to Graceland, while fighting smarter and faster new zombies.
Ep116 – Midway – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 13 • 6 min
Midway is the story of one the most important battles of World War II. Movie discussions every day in November as part of National Podcast Post Month. Join the hashtag and follow others at #NaPodPoMo.
Ep115 – Brittany Runs a Marathon – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 12 • 5 min
Brittany Runs a Marathon is about a woman who is living an unhealthy life and is committed to turning it around by running the New York City Marathon.
Ep114 – The Biggest Little Farm – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 11 • 5 min
The Biggest Little Farm is a documentary that follows the story of a young farming couple as they start a sustainable farm.
Ep113 – The Farewell – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 10 • 4 min
In the Farewell, Billi returns home to China to visit her dying Grandma, who the family decides not to tell she only has a little bit of time left.
Ep112 – The Nightingale – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 9 • 5 min
The Nightingale follows Clare, as she seeks justice against her abusive tormenter by hiring an Aboriginal tracker Billy to guide her through the wilderness
Ep111 – The Peanut Butter Falcon – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 8 • 5 min
In The Peanut Butter Falcon, a runaway with Down syndrome befriends an out of work, out of luck man. The two go on adventures, become allies and take on the world.
Ep110 – Harriet – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 7 • 5 min
Harriet Tubman’s story is told through her escape from slavery, then back again on dangerous mission after mission to liberate others through the Underground Railroad.
Ep109 – The Laundromat – National Podcast Post Month
Nov 6 • 5 min
The Laundromat, with Meryl Streep, is the latest Steven Soderbergh film about the unravelling of a fake insurance scam and all the international players involved.
Ep108 – Dolemite is My Name – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 5 • 6 min
Dolemite Is My Name is the story of comedian’s Rudy Ray Moore rise into fame.
Ep107 – The Lighthouse – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 4 • 5 min
The Lighthouse is maintained by two wickies, Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe, trying to maintain sanity. A film by Robert Eggers.
Ep106 – Parasite – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 3 • 6 min
This South Korean Bong Joon-ho film, Parasite, puts the Kim and Park families together. One high society family and the other scraping to find the next job.
Ep105 – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood – Best Movies of 2019
Nov 2 • 5 min
Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, released June 2019, is the latest Quentin Tarantino movie and Oscar contender.
Ep104 – National Podcast Post Month – #NaPodPoMo
Nov 1 • 2 min
Today we start National Podcast Post Month, publishing a new episode of the Best Movie of The Year every day in November. Join the hashtag and follow others at #NaPodPoMo.
Ep103 – Judy – Best Movies of 2019
Oct 17 • 5 min
Renée Zellweger stars at the legendary entertainer Judy Garland in the last few months of her life.
Ep102 – Joker – Best Movies of 2019
Oct 6 • 7 min
Joaquin Phoenix brings something new to the infamous character of Joker, in this stand-alone DC comic book movie.
Ep101 – Ready or Not – Best Movies of 2019
Aug 23 • 8 min
Ready or Not is the story of a recent bride, played by Samara Weaving, and her wedding night adventures with her new husband’s family. She’s challenged with surviving the night in a wild game of Hide and Seek
Ep100 – Toy Story 4 – Best Movies of 2019
Jun 28 • 8 min
The toys are back again in Toy Story 4. This time Woody and Buzz Lightyear are joined by a new preschool craft plastic utensil, Forky. Meanwhile, Woody struggles to find his own place in the world, one without Andy and maybe without any kid at all.
Ep99 – Men in Black: International – Best Movies of 2019
Jun 24 • 6 min
The MIB are back with a new Earth saving adventure, this time our main agents are played by Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth in Men in Black: International.
Ep98 – Rocketman – Best Movies of 2019
Jun 3 • 7 min
Elton John’s early years is told through this musical fantasy. Rocketman stars Taron Egerton from Reginald Dwight to an international superstar.
Ep97 – Godzilla: King Of The Monsters – Best Movies of 2019
May 31 • 6 min
A star-filled movie where Godzilla returns along with an assortment of classic monsters, staring Vera Farmiga, Kyle Chandler and Millie Bobby Brown.
Ep96 – Booksmart – Best Movies of 2019
May 24 • 6 min
Amy and Molly have done everything perfect as overachievers in high school, except party like a teenager. After they realize that other high school students are also smart and getting into prestigious schools, they try to make up for their booksmart…
Ep95 – John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum – Best Movies of 2019
May 21 • 7 min
John Wick is back, but this time with a 14 million bounty on him, in Chapter 3 - Parabellum. Keanu Reeves as Wick, is on a global run to find safety.
Ep94 – The Man Who Killed Don Quixote – Best Movies of 2019
May 17 • 6 min
A cynical advertising director is caught in trouble with a man who believes himself to be Don Quixote, in this long-awaited Terry Gilliam, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote.
Ep93 – High Flying Bird – Best Movies of 2019
May 15 • 5 min
A soon-to-be rookie basketball player and his agent, struggle to find relevance during an NBA lockout in this Steven Soderbergh film, High Flying Bird.
Ep92 – Shazam! – Best Movies of 2019
Apr 5 • 6 min
In this latest DC movie, Billy Batson finds a magic wizard that shares the magic word with him, Shazam!, and with that he turns into superhero, played by Zachary Levi.
Ep91 – Us – Best Movies of 2019
Apr 1 • 6 min
Adelaide (Lupita Nyong’o), accompanied by her husband and two kids, returns to the beach town where she had a traumatic childhood experience. Soon the family is visited by another family, with a familiar look. The fight for survival begins in this Jordan…
Ep90 – Captain Marvel – Best Movies of 2019
Mar 13 • 5 min
Carol Danvers becomes Captain Marvel, and caught in the middle of a galactic war. Brie Larson as Captain Marvel learns to harness her superpowers for good with the help of Nick Fury, played my Samuel L. Jackson.
Ep89 – Best Picture – Oscars Predictions
Feb 20 • 7 min
e have arrived at the big Academy Awards category. The Best Picture is today’s Oscars topic. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscars conversation and send in your pick!
Ep88 – Best Supporting Actress – Oscars Predictions
Feb 18 • 5 min
The Best Supporting Actress is today’s Oscars topic. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscars conversation and send in your pick!
Ep87 – Actor in a Leading Role – Oscars Predictions
Feb 15 • 4 min
The Best Actor is today’s Oscars topic. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscars conversation and send in your pick!
Ep86 – Original Screenplay – Oscars Predictions
Feb 13 • 5 min
The Best Original Screenplay is today’s Oscars topic. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscars conversation and send in your pick! Subscribe below * iTunes:…
Ep85 – Documentary Feature – Oscars Predictions
Feb 11 • 5 min
The Best Documentary is today’s topic. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscars conversation and send in your pick!
Ep84 – Actress in a Leading Role – Oscar Predictions
Feb 8 • 5 min
The Best Actress in a Leading Role is today’s topic. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscars conversation and send in your pick!
Ep83 – Adapted Screenplay – Oscar Predictions
Feb 6 • 5 min
The Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Awards nominations are discussed. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscar conversation and send in your pick!
Ep82 – Best Supporting Actor – Oscar Predictions
Feb 4 • 4 min
The Best Supporting Actor race for the Academy Awards is discussed. Who will win? Who should win? Also who was left off the list? Join the Oscar conversation and send in your pick!
Ep81 – Vice – Best Movies of 2018
Jan 14 • 6 min
The story of Vice President Dick Cheney is told through the eyes of writer and director Adam McKay. In Vice, we see Cheney’s rise into the highest office in the world and how he uses that power.
Ep80 – If Beale Street Could Talk – Best Movies of 2018
Jan 9 • 6 min
Based on the James Baldwin Novel, If Beale Street Could Talk is about love in 1970’s Harlem. Filmmaker Barry Jenkins, tell us the story of a pregnant woman, trying to prove her fiancé is innocent of a crime.
Ep79 – Mary Poppins Returns – Best Movies of 2018
Jan 1 • 7 min
Mary Poppins returns to help a grown Michael Banks and his sister Jane deal with financial issues, but more importantly life issues. Emily Blunt, as the title character, along with Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Whishaw return to 17 Cherry Tree Lane.
Ep78 – Bumblebee – Best Movies of 2018
Dec 23, 2018 • 6 min
In 1987, Bumblebee, our favorite Transformer, is found by 18-year old Charlie. Played by Hailee Steinfeld, Charlie and Bumblebee together learn about the Autobot’s ultimate destiny.
Ep77 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Best Movies of 2018
Dec 19, 2018 • 8 min
Bitten by a radioactive spider (as expected), Miles Morales, a teen living in Brooklyn, transforms into Spider-Man. However, he’s not Peter Parker. Miles realizes there are multiple universes of characters that share these same abilities.
Ep76 – Roma – Best Movies of 2018
Dec 14, 2018 • 6 min
Cleo, is a housekeeper in Mexico City in the early 70’s. She takes care of a 4 kids, while the father is away. Written and directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón, Roma may be one of the best films of 2018.
Ep75 – The Favourite – Best Movies of 2018
Dec 11, 2018 • 7 min
A possibly incompetent Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) is held together by Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz). She governs and handles state matters for her, until a charming distant cousin (Emma Stone) arrives. The Favourite features strong performances by 3 leading…
Ep74 – Madeline’s Madeline – Best Movies of 2018
Dec 7, 2018 • 6 min
A 16-year old girl, with some possible issues, becomes a major part in a theater group, becoming torn between her Mom and the theater director. Madeline’s Madeline, the most unique movie you’ll see from 2018, highlights it’s star Helena Howard.
Ep73 – Creed II – Best Movies of 2018
Dec 4, 2018 • 5 min
Adonis Johnson, son on Apollo„ is back with the sequel to Creed. This time he his challenged by the son of Drago, a man that killed Creed in the ring 30 years ago.
Ep72 – 30 Days of Movies – National Podcast Post Month #NaPodPoMo
Nov 30, 2018 • 5 min
National Podcast Post Month, NaPodPoMo, has come to end. It’s been tackled. 30 days of movie discussions. Today we wrap it up, but we have a lot more to come.
Ep71 – The Current List – Best Movies of 2018
Nov 29, 2018 • 4 min
What are the Best Movies of the Year, so far? On this episode, the top 20 is reviewed, before we are bombarded with a December movies that will change everything.
Ep70 – Holiday Romance Movies
Nov 28, 2018 • 4 min
Hallmark has made them famous, but now Netflix is jumping in on the “bad” holiday romance movies. Why do we watch movies like the Holiday Calendar and the Princess Switch?
Ep69 – Gotham Awards
Nov 27, 2018 • 4 min
Award season begins with the Gotham Awards. A big night for A24 as well as The Rider. Is this a indication for Oscar nominations … not so fast.
Ep68 – Cam
Nov 26, 2018 • 4 min
A webcam girl has replaced on her own show with an exact duplicate. Staring Madeline Brewer, Cam is a hard look at likes and online worth.
Ep67 – Five Characters That Shaped You
Nov 25, 2018 • 4 min
What are the top five movie characters that shaped you and influenced your life? What comes to mind? Does that list change over time?
Ep66 – The Commuter
Nov 24, 2018 • 4 min
Liam Neeson is an insurance salesman (ex-cop) caught-up in a bind and forced to help a group of criminals during his daily commute home, in the Commuter.
Ep65 – Ralph Breaks the Internet
Nov 23, 2018 • 4 min
Wreck-it Ralph is back with his best friend, Vanellope. Together these two (John C. Riley and Sarah Silverman) have to take an adventure to an unknown and strange world: The Internet.
Ep64 – Thanksgiving
Nov 22, 2018 • 4 min
Thanksgiving Day is a day to be thankful, but sometimes we are thankful for even the bad movies. That includes movies like The 15:17 To Paris, Proud Mary, and Red Sparrow.
Ep63 – The Kindergarten Teacher
Nov 21, 2018 • 3 min
Played by Maggie Gyllenhaal, a teacher goes to unusual measures to protect and highlight the talents of a kindergartner.
Ep62 – Widows
Nov 20, 2018 • 3 min
Led by Viola Davis, a group of widows are forced to make big decisions after their thief husbands die in a robbery gone wrong.
Ep61 – Bohemian Rhapsody
Nov 19, 2018 • 4 min
The stadium anthems and foot-stomping of Queen and Freddie Mercury is told in Bohemian Rhapsody.
Ep60 – The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Nov 18, 2018 • 3 min
The latest Coen Brothers film features 6 short stories, loaded with tons of stars. Check it out on Netflix.
Ep59 – Film Independent Spirit Award Nominees
Nov 17, 2018 • 7 min
Award season has arrived. We start with nominations for Film Independent Spirit Award. These are the best movies of the year so far. This episode covers the big nominations and the surprises.
Ep58 – Come Sunday
Nov 16, 2018 • 4 min
Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave, Kinky Boots) stars as megachurch pastor Carlton Pearson. Adapted from a true story from This American Life, Come Sunday is the story of man who questions church doctrine. That results in his downfall in the church.
Ep57 – Recapping the Best of the Year
Nov 15, 2018 • 4 min
Today is a November 15. We’ve made it through the daily podcasting in November. It’s a good chance to catch our breadth and talk about the best movies of the year … so far.
Ep56 – Outlaw King
Nov 14, 2018 • 4 min
Staring Chris Pine as legendary Scottish warrior Robert the Bruce. He leads a band of outlaws to try and reclaim the throne as he’s outmatched by a bigger army.
Ep55 – World Kindness Day
Nov 13, 2018
Today is World Kindness Day, #WorldKindnessDay. Let’s celebrate by talking about 2018 being the year for kind movies, including Paddington 2 and Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
Ep54 – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Nov 12, 2018
A writer forms a relationship with a book club in Nazi-occupied Guernsey, through a series of letters.. It’s National Podcast Post Month. That includes posting a new episode every day in November. https://twitter.com/EllisOnMovies |…
Ep53 – Veterans Day
Nov 11, 2018
Today is Veterans Day in the United States, a day that honors military veterans. I’ve discussed a few films that would be great to watch on this day. It’s National Podcast Post Month. That includes posting a new episode every day in November.…
Ep52 – Venom
Nov 10, 2018
Tom Hardy plays investigative journalist Eddie Brock, trying to get his life back and take down the man who caused his downfall. Brock’s body his taken over by an alien and together they form Venom, with superhero powers. It’s National Podcast Post Month.…
Ep51 – Shirkers
Nov 9, 2018
In 1992 three Singapore teens, led by Sandi Tan, made a road movie called Shirkers. The film was stolen before completion from their mentor American friend. The 2108 Shirkers is the story of that missing film and the quest Tan goes on to find answers.…
Ep50 – The Other Side of the Wind
Nov 8, 2018
The most famous film that was never made is finally made. In this long-awaited Orson Welles film, a legendary director, played by John Huston, completes his latest and last film. Drawing obvious parallels between the real-life story of Welles. It’s…
Ep49 – Hold The Dark
Nov 7, 2018
Hold the Dark, the latest film by Jeremy Saulnier, stars Jeffrey Wright, hired to investigate a 6-year old boy that was believed to be taken by wolves. Also starring Alexander Skarsgård and Riley Keough
Ep48 – Election Day
Nov 6, 2018
Today is Election Day in the US. I handpicked a couple of favorite movies related to politics and elections. Share your favorite political movies.
Ep47 – Love Simon
Nov 5, 2018
Simon, played by Nick Robinson, keeps a secret from his friends and family. When that secret is about to unravel, he deceives and manipulates his friends. Also, starting Jennifer Garner and Josh Duhamel, Love Simon is as sweet as cotton candy and a must…
Ep46 – Chappaquiddick
Nov 4, 2018
Senator Ted Kennedy drives his car off of a bridge in 1969. The accident results in the death of passenger Mary Jo Kopechne. Chappaquiddick portrays the after math and cover-up of those events, that ultimately meant Kennedy would never be President. It’s…
Ep45 – RBG
Nov 3, 2018
A documentary taking a close and personal look at Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, through unprecedented access the filmmakers dive deeper in the Notorious RBG. It’s National Podcast Post Month. That includes posting a new episode every day in November.…
Ep44 – Private Life
Nov 2, 2018
Private Life on Netflix stars Kathryn Hahn and Paul Giamatti. They play a couple struggling with fertility issues, in this film written and directed by Tamara Jenkins. It’s National Podcast Post Month. That includes posting a new episode every day in…
Ep43 – NaPodPoMo – Begin
Nov 1, 2018
National Podcast Post Month starts today. Here is my attempt at posting a new podcast episode every day in November. Subscribe below * iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-movies-of-the-year-so-far-with-john-ellis/id1327448755?mt=2 *…
Ep42 – The Hate U Give – Best Movies of 2018
Oct 24, 2018
Based on the popular novel by Angie Thomas , Starr is living in two words: Her wealthy, white school friends and her mostly black neighborhood. She tries to balance the two and keep them separated, until a she witnesses a fatal shooting of a lifelong…
Ep41 – A Star Is Born – Best Movies of 2018
Oct 6, 2018
Bradley Cooper, stars as Jackson Maine, a star musician struggling with an addiction. He discovers Ally, Lady Gaga, a struggling singer/songwriter. As one star is rising, the other’s career is falling fast. Twitter @EllisOnMovies |…
Ep40 – A Simple Favor – Best Movies of 2018
Sep 27, 2018
Anna Kendrick, a blogger and YouTube creator, connects with Blake Lively, a professional working Mom that she admires. When one goes missing, secrets are revealed. This Paul Feig directed is a mixture of black-comedy and murder-mystery. Twitter…
Ep39 – Crazy Rich Asians – Best Movies of 2018
Sep 18, 2018
Based on the Kevin Kwan novel of the same name, Crazy Rich Asians is a romantic comedy directed by Jon Chu. Chinese-American professor Rachel, Constance Wu, goes to Singapore to me her boyfriend’s, Henry Golding, very rich family. Twitter @EllisOnMovies |…
Ep38 – Double Indemnity (1944) – 3 Minute Movie Review
Sep 11, 2018
3 Minute Movie Review of the classic film noir, Double Indemnity (1994). Directed and co-written by Billy Wilder, an insurance man, played by Fred MacMurray, is talked into a murder by Phyllis, Barbara Stanwyck Twitter @EllisOnMovies |…
Ep37 – Searching – Best Movies of 2018
Sep 6, 2018
David Kim, played by John Cho, discovers that his 16-year-old daughter goes missing. As the story unfolds, Kim hunts through his daughter’s laptop and social media accounts to realize she had a lot of secrets. Twitter @EllisOnMovies |…
Ep36 – Taxi Driver (1976) – 3 Minute Movie Review
Aug 30, 2018
3 Minute Movie Review of the classic Martin Scorsese / Paul Schrader film Taxi Driver. The story of possibly a mentally unstable overnight taxi driver, played incredibly by Robert De Niro, slowing unwinding into evil … or possibly a vigilante hero,…
Ep35 – BlacKkKlansman – Best Movies of 2018
Aug 25, 2018
Spike Lee is back with this unbelievable true story of Ron Stallworth, played by John David Washington, as an African-American man who was able to join the local KKK. Twitter @EllisOnMovies | http://ellisonmovies.com | BlacKkKlansman
Ep34 – Sorry To Bother You – Best Movies of 2018
Jul 19, 2018
Cassius Green’s career begins to take off, as his co-workers protest against the working conditions. He enters upper management and discovers the secrets of the elite. Twitter @EllisOnMovies | http://ellisonmovies.com | Sorry To Bother You
Ep33 – Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Best Movies of 2018
Jul 12, 2018
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Is a portrait of a man who cared, on and off screen. This documentary takes us beyond the Land of Make Believe and into the heart of a man who inspires us all. Twitter @EllisOnMovies | http://ellisonmovies.com | Won’t You Be My…
Ep32 – Leave No Trace – Best Movies of 2018
Jun 15, 2018
Ben Foster plays a father homeless father, who along with his daughter played by Thomasin McKenzie, struggle to adapt and accept the help they need. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show…
Ep31 – First Reformed – Best Movies of 2018
May 29, 2018
First Reformed, the latest film from Paul Schrader, stars Ethan Hawke as Protestant minister undergoing a spiritual change, as he preaches to mostly empty pews at a historic church. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year…
Ep30 – Eighth Grade – Best Movies of 2018
May 17, 2018
Eighth Grade, a film by written and directed by Bo Burnham, stars Elsie Fisher as 13 year old Kayla struggling through her last week of middle school. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show…
Ep29 – Tully – Best Movies of 2018
May 10, 2018
Marlo, played by Charlize Theron, hires a nighttime nanny named Tully (Mackenzie Davis) to help her handle the workload of 3 small children. The two form a special bond. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the…
Ep28 – You Were Never Really Here – Best Movies of 2018
Apr 26, 2018
A veteran, with an abusive past that he can’t shake, tracks down missing girls for a living. You Were Really Here is the story of what may be his very last case. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list…
Ep27 – Isle of Dogs – Best Movies of 2018
Apr 24, 2018
Wes Anderson’s latest stop motion movie centers around dogs living on Trash Island The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the question: What’s the best movie of the…
Ep26 – Blockers – Best Movies of 2018
Apr 23, 2018
Three parents try to stop their teenage daughters from losing their virginity at prom. Blockers stars Leslie Mann, Ike Barinholtz, and John Cena The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that…
Ep25 – The Professional (1994) Movie Review
Apr 17, 2018
We look back at The Professional, or Leon: The Professional, featuring Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, and a young Natalie Portman. This is our first in a series of discussions on your favorite movies. Whether it’s a hidden gem or blockbuster. Subscribe to the…
Ep24 -A Quiet Place – Best Movies of 2018
Apr 12, 2018
A horror film directed by John Krasinski and stars him and Emily Blunt. This may be one of the best films of 2018, so far! The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the…
Ep23 – Tomb Raider – Best Movies of 2018
Apr 5, 2018
The video game comes to the movies once again, this time with Alicia Vikander. Also, end of Q1 means our first top 10 list of 2018. The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always…
Ep22 – Ready Player One – Best Movie of 2018
Apr 1, 2018
Is this latest Steven Spielberg the best movie of 2018, so far? The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the question: What’s the best movie of the year? Twitter…
Ep21 – A Wrinkle in Time – Best Movie of 2018
Mar 22, 2018
Is the latest Ava DuVernay film the best movie of 2018, so far? Twitter @EllisOnMovies http://ellisonmovies.com The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. Twitter @EllisOnMovies http://ellisonmovies.com
Ep20 – Red Sparrow and Thoroughbreds – Best Movie of 2018
Mar 15, 2018
Red Sparrow and Thoroughbreds - The Best Movies of 2018 The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the question: What’s the best movie of the year? Twitter @EllisOnMovies…
Ep19 – Wind River (2017) – 3 Minute Movie Review
Mar 13, 2018
3 Minute Movie Review of Wind River, a murder mystery film written and directed by Taylor Sheridan. The film stars Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen who try to solve a murder on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming. Twitter @EllisOnMovies…
Ep18 – Annihilation & Game Night – Best Movie of 2018
Mar 8, 2018
Annihilation & Game Night - The Best Movies of 2018 The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the question: What’s the best movie of the year? Twitter @EllisOnMovies…
Ep17 – Kedi (2017) – 3 Minute Movie Review
Mar 6, 2018
Kedi (2017) - 3 Minute Movie Review Kedi is a documentary about the thousands of cats that roam the streets Istanbul Twitter @EllisOnMovies http://ellisonmovies.com
Ep16 – Oscar Predictions – Best Movie of 2017
Mar 1, 2018
Oscar Predictions - The Best Movies of 2017 What will win? What should win? The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the question: What’s the best movie of the year?…
Ep15 – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) – Movie Review
Feb 27, 2018
Oscar Talk about Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, starring Frances McDormand, Sam Rockwell, and Woody Harrelson. Twitter @EllisOnMovies http://ellisonmovies.com
Ep14 – Black Panther – Best Movie of 2018
Feb 22, 2018
Black Panther- The Best Movies of 2018 The show that ranks the top movies of the year every episode. At the year grows, the list grows. A show that will always answer the question: What’s the best movie of the year? Twitter @EllisOnMovies