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The best films of 2018
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The best films of 2018

2018's best films vibrated with discontent, attracting partisanship and furious debate but very little consensus

Mary Poppins Returns
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Mary Poppins Returns

Burnishing old-school, kite-flying, Cockney-cavorting nostalgia to a high gloss, Disney’s improbable sequel is a risk that pays off

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
Aquaman
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Aquaman

Jason Momoa's surf-bro superhero is crushed by a waves of boringness

Time Out says
3 out of 5 stars
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Spider-Man's psychedelic animated romp makes us excited for more unconventional superhero flicks

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
The 15 coolest movie theaters in Chicago
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The 15 coolest movie theaters in Chicago

There's a host of great multiplexes and art houses to get your popcorn-and-film fix

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Bumblebee
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Bumblebee

A soft-reboot of the Transformers franchise tells the predictable story of a kid and their car

Time Out says
3 out of 5 stars
Ralph Breaks the Internet
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Ralph Breaks the Internet

This riotous, arcade-game-inspired sequel is everything Ready Player One should have been

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
The Grinch
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The Grinch

Illumination's latest animated movie updates the Dr. Seuss holiday tale for a new generation

Time Out says
3 out of 5 stars
Widows
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Widows

Oscar-winning director Steve McQueen swerves into the fast lane with this Chicago-set heist him

Time Out says
5 out of 5 stars
The Favourite
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The Favourite

Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz spar for the affections of their queen in a swooningly rude period piece

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
Roma
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Roma

Alfonso Cuarón dives into his Mexican boyhood with a rich tribute to the resilient women who raised him

Time Out says
5 out of 5 stars
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The best movie posters of all time

The best movie posters changed how the world sees cinema with epic images worthy of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters

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The 100 best movies on Netflix

So many options, but which to pick? Consult our ranked list of the very best movies on Netflix streaming

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The 10 best Marvel movies of all time

It took a superheroic effort, but here’s our deeply opinionated ranking of the top 10 Marvel movies to date

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Best sex scenes in film

Outside of porn flicks, these are the lustiest lovemaking scenes on film

23 things we learned about Chicago from the movies
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23 things we learned about Chicago from the movies

The landscape and lifestyle of Chicago is a little suspect in the eyes of Hollywood

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The 100 best action movies ever made

They get a bad rap from snobs, but don’t mess with action movies