Every year I try to watch as many new movies as I can. Maybe to make compiling this list more challenging, maybe just to do it for the culture. Two years ago I might have fretted about the shift to streaming, but admittedly it’s been nice to have quicker access to new releases, to an extent.Continue reading
I’m nearing the finish line of my 2021 wrap-up. First, my favorite movie moments.
I swoon endlessly about entire movies, but sometimes a moment can sing all on its own. It can be a single scene, a line, a shot, etc. These were the standouts, the ones I felt compelled to single out because they entertained me, shook me (some literally), or got the waterworks going above all the rest. I tried to stick to a top ten here, but I couldn’t relegate a few as “honorable mentions” because they simply stayed in my mind and on this list.Continue reading