The Alpha Primitive

Film reviews, essays, commentary and sundry writings

# Film Title Director Rating Publication Date
1 The Cloverfield Paradox Julius Onah 2/6/18 - AP
2 Black Panther Ryan Coogler 2/15/18 - AP
3 Red Sparrow Francis Lawrence 2/28/18 - AP
4 A Wrinkle in Time Ava DuVernay 3/8/18 - AP
5 Isle of Dogs Wes Anderson 3/22/18 - AP
6 A Quiet Place John Krasinski 4/4/18 - AP
7 Avengers: Infinity War Joe and Anthony Russo 4/24/18 - AP
8 Tully Jason Reitman 5/3/18 - AP
9 BlacKkKlansman Spike Lee 8/9/18 - BE
10 The Happytime Murders Brian Henson 8/23/18 - BE
11 Ready Player One Steven Speilberg Not Rated 8/23/18 - AP
12 A Simple Favor Paul Feig 9/13/18 - BE
13 White Boy Rick Yann Demange 9/13/18 - BE
14 Life Itself Dan Fogelman 0.5 stars 9/20/18 - BE
15 Night School Malcolm D. Lee 9/27/18 - BE
16 A Star is Born Bradley Cooper 10/4/18 - BE
17 First Man Damien Chazelle 10/11/18 - BE
18 Bad Times at the El Royale Drew Goddard 10/11/18 - AP
19 The Old Man & the Gun David Lowry 10/12/18 - AP
20 Halloween (2018) David Gordon Green 10/18/18 - AP
21 Mid90s Jonah Hill 10/18/18 - BE
22 Suspiria (2018) Luca Guadagnino 10/26/18 - AP
23 Apostle Gareth Evans 10/28/18 - AP
24 Unfriended: Dark Web Stephen Susco 10/29/18 - AP
25 In the Mouth of Madness (1994) John Carpenter 10/30/18 - AP
26 The Wicker Man (1973) Robin Hardy 10/31/18 - AP
27 Boy Erased Joel Edgerton 11/1/18 - AP
28 Can You Ever Forgive Me? Marielle Heller 11/1/18 - BE
29 Bohemian Rhapsody Bryan Singer (sorta) 11/1/18 - BE
30 Wildlife Paul Dano 11/2/18 - AP
31 The Other Side of the Wind Orson Welles Not Rated 11/3/18 - AP
32 Minding the Gap Bing Liu 11/4/18 - AP
33 The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Joel and Ethan Coen 11/9/18 - AP
34 Widows Steve McQueen 11/13/18 - AP
35 Ralph Breaks the Internet Phil Johnston, Rich Moore 11/14/18 - AP
36 The Front Runner Jason Reitman 11/15/18 BE
37 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald David Yates 11/15/18 - AP
38 Burning Lee Chang-dong 11/16/18 - AP
39 Green Book Peter Farrelly 11/20/18 - BE
40 Creed II Steven Caple Jr. 11/20/18 - BE
41 Shoplifters Hirokazu Kore-eda 11/29/18 - AP
42 The Guilty Gustav Moller 12/6/18 - AP
43 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Box Persichetti, Peter Ramsay, Rodney Rothman 12/10/18 - AP
44 Vox Lux Brady Corbet 12/13/18 - BE
45 Mortal Engines Christian Rivers 12/13/18 - BE
46 The Favourite Yorgos Lanthimos 12/17/18 - AP
47 Mary Queen of Scots Josie Rourke 12/17/18 - BE
48 Mary Poppins Returns Rob Marshall 12/18/18 - AP
49 Welcome to Marwen Robert Zemeckis 0.5 Stars 12/20/18 - BE
50 Vice Adam McKay 12/21/18 - BE
51 On the Basis of Sex Mimi Leder 12/21/18 - BE
52 If Beale Street Could Talk Barry Jenkins 12/21/18 - AP