Oscar nominations have already been announced, but general movie-goers are still playing catch up with the films of last year.  As the AwardsCircuit staff embraces its diversity, that also pours into each writer’s geographic locations.  With that, the entire staff has seen everything they deem necessary to release each of their official Top 10 films of 2018.

You may have already indulged with the “Best of 2018” series by Clayton Davis but in case you missed his personal choices and winners for each individual category, you can go back and have a look.

Down below are the Top 10 films from Editor Clayton Davis, Staff Writers Alan French, Christopher James, Karen Peterson, Joey Magidson, Contributing Writers Joseph Braverman, Selina Mixner, Shane Slater, and Associate Writers Sam Coffey and Mark Johnson.

Let us know in the comments your Top 10 films and who’s list you most agree with.


1“If Beale Street Could Talk” (Annapurna Pictures)
dir. Barry Jenkins

2“Roma” (Netflix)
dir. Alfonso Cuaron 

3“Disobedience” (Bleecker Street)
dir. Sebastian Lelio

4“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” (Sony Pictures)
dir. Bob Persichetti, Rodney Rothman

5“Capernaum” (Sony Pictures Classics)
dir. Nadine Labaki

6“Mary Queen of Scots” (Focus Features)
dir. Josie Rourke

7“The Rider” (Sony Pictures Classics)
dir. Chloe Zhao

8“Boy Erased” (Focus Features)
dir. Joel Edgerton

9“Private Life” (Netflix)
dir. Tamara Jenkins

10“A Star is Born” (Warner Bros.)
dir. Bradley Cooper

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