Top Movies of the Year
When it comes to entertainment, movies are always at the forefront. This year was no exception, with several films making a huge impact on pop culture. One of the biggest hits of the year was ‘Avengers: Endgame‘, the epic conclusion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Infinity Saga. The movie broke numerous box office records and left fans in awe with its thrilling storyline and emotional moments.
Another movie that took the world by storm was ‘Joker‘, a dark and gritty take on the iconic Batman villain. Joaquin Phoenix’s mesmerizing performance earned him critical acclaim and the film became a cultural phenomenon, sparking discussions and debates about mental health and societal issues.
Aside from these blockbusters, there were also standout films like ‘Parasite’, a South Korean thriller that won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival and went on to become a global sensation. ‘Knives Out’, a clever and entertaining whodunit, also garnered praise from both critics and audiences alike.
Chart-Topping Music Hits
Music is another integral part of pop culture, and this year saw the rise of several chart-topping hits. One of the most popular songs of the year was ‘Old Town Road’ by Lil Nas X. The catchy country-rap fusion dominated the charts for weeks and became a viral sensation on social media.
Billie Eilish also had a breakout year, with her hauntingly beautiful song ‘Bad Guy’ topping the charts and earning her multiple Grammy Awards. Other notable music hits include ‘Truth Hurts’ by Lizzo, ‘Someone You Loved’ by Lewis Capaldi, and ‘Señorita’ by Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello.
Must-Watch TV Shows
Television continued to captivate audiences with its compelling storytelling and memorable characters. ‘Game of Thrones’ may have come to an end, but its final season generated a lot of buzz and sparked intense discussions among fans. ‘Stranger Things’ also returned for its third season, taking viewers on another thrilling adventure in the Upside Down.
Other standout TV shows of the year include ‘Chernobyl’, a gripping miniseries based on the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, and ‘The Mandalorian’, the highly anticipated Star Wars series that introduced the adorable character known as Baby Yoda.