Contra Zoom Pod 231: Best Films of 2022

Now that the Oscars are gone, we can officially flip the calendar on the 2022 movie year. Dakota and Rachel each name their ten favourite films from last year and get some help with some voicemails from friends of the show!

Special thanks to Calum MacNab from ⁠Scaretroducing⁠ (Nope), Paulo Bautista from the ⁠Oscars Death Race Podcast⁠ (Everything Everywhere All At Once), Jeff Bulmer from ⁠Classic Movies Live⁠ (Babylon) and Bil Antoniou from ⁠Bad Gay Movies⁠ (TÁR) for sending in voicemails.

Dakota’s Top 10

  1. Brother
  2. TÁR
  3. The Good Nurse
  4. Top Gun: Maverick
  5. Confess, Fletch
  6. Babylon
  7. The Wonder
  8. All Quiet on the Western Front
  9. The Batman
  10. Broker

Rachel’s Top 10


  1. All Quiet on the Western Front
  2. After Yang
  3. Apples
  4. The Banshees of Inisherin
  5. Brother
  6. Everything Everywhere All At Once
  7. Close
  8. Apollo 10 1/2
  9. The Menu
  10. Entergalatic

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