#37. The Rider (2018)


Highwayman Films

– Director: Chloé Zhao

– Metascore: 92

– Runtime: 104 minutes

This film—based on a true story—stars Brady Jandreau as a star on the rodeo circuit trying to make a comeback after a riding accident. Brady must grapple with finding a new identity if he can no longer ride and compete. Jandreau’s real-life siblings Tim and Lilly appear opposite him in the film. The Atlantic considered it one of the best movies of 2018.