This year turned out to be a pretty good year for the motion picture. Not only were some of these films our favorite movies of 2022, but also can be included in some of our all-time favorite movies.
Our list is of favorite movies of 2022 is just for fun and is purely based on how we liked each film this year. Most of our lists are done in no particular order, but for this list we start at 20 and head down towards our favorite movies of 2022.
Of course, we were unable to watch EVERY movie to release in 2022, but we got through quite a bit.
Set in the Comanche Nation 300 years ago, Prey is the story of a young woman, Naru, a fierce and highly skilled warrior. She has been raised in the shadow of some of the most legendary hunters who roam the Great Plains, so when danger threatens her camp, she sets out to protect her people. The prey she stalks, and ultimately confronts, turns out to be a highly evolved alien predator with a technically advanced arsenal, resulting in a vicious and terrifying showdown between the two adversaries.
Rotten Tomatoes: 93% critics / 73% audience
Filmmaker Ti West returns with another chapter from the twisted world of X, in this astonishing follow-up to the year’s most acclaimed horror film. Trapped on her family’s isolated farm, Pearl must tend to her ailing father under the bitter and overbearing watch of her devout mother. Lusting for a glamorous life like she’s seen in the movies, Pearl finds her ambitions, temptations, and repressions all colliding in this stunning, technicolor-inspired origin story of X‘s iconic villain.
Rotten Tomatoes: 91% critics / 82% audience