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.

A.O. Scott: Top 21 Films of 2014

12 December 2014

A.O. Scott: Top 21 Films of 2014, as published by The New York Times

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. BoyhoodRichard Linklater
  2. IdaPawel Pawlikowski
  3. CitizenfourLaura Poitras
  4. LeviathanAndrey Zvyagintsev
  5. SelmaAva DuVernay
  6. Love is StrangeIra Sachs
  7. We Are the Best!Lukas Moodysson
  8. Mr. TurnerMike Leigh
  9. Dear White PeopleJustin Simien
  10. The BabadookJennifer Kent