2020 was a strange time. (Understatement, I know.) As far as entertainment goes there wasn’t as much released (or at least not as much as had been scheduled) for obvious reasons including distribution problems, lack of attendance, etc. That being said there were some very interesting and brilliant movies, novels, and TV shows released through alternative means like streaming and digital formats. Unfortunately, I didn’t indulge in very many.
Funny thing, with lockdown and quarantine you’d think I had an abundance of time on my hands to consume everything released as a matter of course. Alas, no. I spent the majority of my free time getting caught up on old stuff. I watched old noir films, read 70s comics, re-read novels, and watched more Doctor Who than is probably healthy for a typical human. So I am probably not the expert on what was truly “best” this year, but of what I did watch/read/listen to I can tell you what I enjoyed the most.
Okay, so without further ado, here’s my list: