Best-Reviewed TV Movies 2018
While made-for-TV movies are increasingly being swept aside in favor of limited series, cable networks and streaming services are still investing in the age-old art form. Netflix titles dominate our list of films released on TV and digital only, but the streaming giant wasn’t able to top all-star TV movie–machine HBO and The Tale, its film starring Laura Dern about a woman forced to re-examine her first sexual relationship.
The order of the rank below reflects the Adjusted Score as of December 31, 2018. Scores might change over time.
Adjusted Score: 102223%
Critics Consensus: The Tale handles its extraordinarily challenging subject matter with sensitivity, grace, and the power of some standout performances led by a remarkable Laura Dern.
Jennifer has it all, with a loving boyfriend and a great career as a journalist and professor. But when her... [More]
Adjusted Score: 98607%
Critics Consensus: To All the Boys I've Loved Before plays by the teen rom-com rules, but relatable characters and a thoroughly charming cast more than make up for a lack of surprises.
A teenage girl's love letters are exposed and wreak havoc on her life.... [More]
Adjusted Score: 97775%
Critics Consensus: Raw and rich in decade-spanning detail, Jane Fonda in Five Acts paints a living portrait of one popular culture's most compelling figures.
A look at the life, work, activism and controversies of actress and fitness tycoon Jane Fonda.... [More]
Adjusted Score: 97329%
Critics Consensus: Smart and suspenseful, CAM is a techno-thriller that's far more than the sum of its salacious parts -- and an outstanding showcase for Madeline Brewer in the leading role.
A camgirl has her principles, until a mysterious woman who looks just like her takes over her channel.... [More]
Adjusted Score: 94274%
Critics Consensus: A hard fought coda to a beloved series, Sense8's epilogue exemplifies its strange, sensual, somewhat silly delights.
Passions run high as the Sensates and their closest allies fight to save the cluster and stop their enemies for... [More]