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 2014

20 December 2014

Ben Kenigsberg: 15 Best Films of 2014, as published by The A.V. Club

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

  1. Inherent VicePaul Thomas Anderson
  2. BoyhoodRichard Linklater
  3. Two Days, One NightJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  4. Gone GirlDavid Fincher
  5. The Strange Little CatRamon Zürcher
  6. Goodbye to Language 3DJean-Luc Godard
  7. The Last of the UnjustClaude Lanzmann
  8. WhiplashDamien Chazelle
  9. The ImmigrantJames Gray
  10. InterstellarChristopher Nolan
  11. Force MajeureRuben Östlund
  12. A Most Wanted ManAnton Corbijn
  13. CitizenfourLaura Poitras
  14. National GalleryFrederick Wiseman
  15. PolicemanNadav Lapid