Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

Ben Kenigsberg: 15 Best Films of 2013

31 December 2013

Ben Kenigsberg: 15 Best Films of 2013, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. At BerkeleyFrederick Wiseman
  2. The Wolf of Wall StreetMartin Scorsese
  3. Computer ChessAndrew Bujalski
  4. Spring BreakersHarmony Korine
  5. LeviathanLucien Castaing-Taylor and Véréna Paravel
  6. Frances HaNoah Baumbach
  7. Beyond the HillsCristian Mungiu
  8. Inside Llewyn DavisJoel & Ethan Coen
  9. Blue is the Warmest ColorAbdellatif Kechiche
  10. 12 Years a SlaveSteve McQueen
  11. Before MidnightRichard Linklater
  12. American HustleDavid O. Russell
  13. The CounselorRidley Scott
  14. I Used To Be DarkerMatthew Porterfield
  15. A Touch of SinJia Zhang-ke