Favorite Movies and Performances of 2017

You could watch the Oscars, OR you could read this post! Or you could do both. Or neither. Up to you. But, you're here, so why not read this list of my favorite movies and performances of 2017? Come on. Just do it! Also, rankings or approximate and don't really matter. I like everything here. OK. Now the post.

Favorite Supporting Actors

  1. Sam Rockwell as Dixon in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  2. Richard Jenkins as Giles in The Shape of Water
  3. Patrick Stewart as Charles in Logan
  4. Ray Romano as Terry in The Big Sick
  5. Michael Stuhlbarg as Dr. Robert Hoffstetler in The Shape of Water
  6. Woody Harrelson as Willoughby in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  7. Michael Shannon as Richard Strickland in The Shape of Water
  8. Daniel Craig as Joe Bang in Logan Lucky
  9. John Turturro as Alan in Landline
  10. O'Shea Jackson Jr. as Dan Pinto in Ingrid Goes West
  11. Jeremy Ray Taylor as Ben Hanscom in It
  12. Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise in It
  13. Doug Jones as Amphibian Man in The Shape of Water
  14. LilRel Howery as Rod Williams in Get Out
  15. Tracy Letts as Larry McPherson in Lady Bird
  16. Bradley Whitford as Dean Armitage in Get Out
  17. Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner/Hulk in Thor: Ragnarok
  18. John Lithgow as Doug in beatriz at Dinner
  19. Finn Wolfhard as Richie Tozier in IT
  20. Taika Waititi as Korg in Thor: Ragnarok

Favorite Supporting Actresses

  1. Holly Hunter as Beth in The Big Sick
  2. Laurie Metcalf as Marion McPherson in Lady Bird
  3. Elle Fanning as Alicia in The Beguiled
  4. Bridget Everett as Barb in Patti Cake$
  5. Dafne Keen as Laura in Logan
  6. Edie Falco as Pat from Landline
  7. Betty Gabriel as Georgina in Get Out
  8. Kirsten Dunst as Edwina in The Beguiled
  9. Veronkia Zhovnytska as Polina (Age 8) in Polina
  10. Kate Micucci as Ginevra in The Little Hours
  11. Cathy Moriarty as Nana in Patti Cake$
  12. Catherine Keener as Missy Armitage Get Out
  13. Elizabeth Olsen as Taylor Sloane in Ingrid Goes West
  14. Cate Blanchett as Hela in Thor: Ragnarok
  15. Octavia Spencer as Zelda Fuller in The Shape of Water
  16. Beanie Feldstein as Julie Steffans in Lady Bird
  17. Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie in Thor: Ragnarok
  18. Jenny Slate as Bonnie Stevenson in Gifted
  19. Tiffany Haddish as Dina in Girls Trip
  20. Oona Laurence as Amy in The Beguiled

Favorite Actors

  1. Daniel Kaluuya as Chris Washington in Get Out
  2. Kumail Nanjiani as Kumail in The Big Sick
  3. Michael Keaton as Ray Kroc in The Founder
  4. James Franco as Tommy in The Disaster Artist
  5. Colin Farrell as Corporal McBurney in The Beguiled
  6. Hugh Jackman as Logan in Logan
  7. Steve Carell as Bobby Riggs in Battle of the Sexes
  8. Elijah Wood as Tony in I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore
  9. Tom Holland as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in Spider-Man: Homecoming
  10. Jaeden Lieberher as Bill Denbrough in It
  11. Chris Hemsworth as Thor in Thor: Ragnarok
  12. Adam Driver as Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  13. Ansel Elgort as Baby in Baby Driver
  14. Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  15. Adam Sandler as Danny in The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)
  16. Mark Duplass as Aaron in Creep 2
  17. Pat Healy as Ray Moody in Take Me
  18. Jake Johnson as Eddie in Win It All
  19. Channing Tatum as Jimmy Logan in Logan Lucky
  20. Chris Evans as Frank Adler in Gifted

Favorite Actresses

  1. Frances McDormand as Mildred in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  2. Sally Hawkins as Elisa Esposito in The Shape of Water
  3. Allison Williams as Rose Armitage in Get Out
  4. Melanie Lynskey as Ruth in I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore
  5. Anastasia Shevtsova as Polina in Polina
  6. Danielle Macdonald as Patti in Patti Cake$
  7. Salma Hayek as Beatriz in Beatriz at Dinner
  8. Emma Stone as Billie Jean King in Battle of the Sexes
  9. Aubrey Plaza as Ingrid Thorburn in Ingrid Goes West
  10. Sophia Lillis as Beverly Marsh in It
  11. Saoirse Ronan as Lady Bird McPherson in Lady Bird
  12. Nicole Kidman as Miss Martha in The Beguiled
  13. Jenny Slate as Dana in Landline
  14. Jessica Rothe as Tree Gelbman in Happy Death Day
  15. Abby Quinn as Ali in Landline
  16. Zoe Kazan as Emily in The Big Sick
  17. Noel Wells as Emily Martin in Mr. Roosevelt
  18. Gal Gadot as Diana in Wonder Woman
  19. Mckenna Grace as Mary Adler in Gifted
  20. Desiree Akhavan as Sara in Creep 2

Favorite Movies

  1. Get Out
  2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  3. The Big Sick
  4. Whose Streets?
  5. The Shape of Water
  6. Your Name.
  7. Polina
  8. Logan
  9. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  10. Spider-Man: Homecoming
  11. The Disaster Artist
  12. It
  13. Battle of the Sexes
  14. Thor: Ragnarok
  15. Wonder Woman
  16. Beatriz at Dinner
  17. Ingrid Goes West
  18. I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore
  19. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  20. Take Me

Honorable Mentions

Baby Driver Becoming Bond | The Belko Experiment | Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie | Colossal | Creep 2 | The Founder | Gifted | Gilbert Happy Death Day | I Am Not Your Negro | Killing Gunther | Kong: Skull Island | Lady Bird | Landline | Life | The Little Hours | Logan Lucky | The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) | Mr. Roosevelt | Patti Cake$ | Too Funny to Fail: The Life and Death of The Dana Carvey Show | Win It All

And that's that.