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.

Brian Darr: Top 16 Films of 2013

31 December 2013

Brian Darr: Top 16 Films of 2013 (limited to commercially-released new films)

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

  1. LeviathanLucien Castaing-Taylor and Véréna Paravel
  2. Frances HaNoah Baumbach
  3. Like Someone in LoveAbbas Kiarostami
  4. The Place Beyond The PinesDerek Cianfrance
  5. Drug WarJohnnie To
  6. 12 Years a SlaveSteve McQueen
  7. The Lone RangerGore Verbinski
  8. All Is LostJ.C. Chandor
  9. Upstream ColorShane Carruth
  10. Inside Llewyn DavisJoel & Ethan Coen