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.

John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2014

01 December 2014

John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2014, as published by Artforum

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

  1. Maps to the StarsDavid Cronenberg
  2. Charlie Victor RomeoKarlyn Michelson, Patrick Daniels, Robert Berger
  3. The Kidnapping of Michel HouellebecqGuillaume Nicloux
  4. The Smell of UsLarry Clark
  5. GloriaSebastián Lelio
  6. Who Took JohnnyDavid Beilinson, Michael Galinsky & Suki Hawley
  7. Li’l QuinquinBruno Dumont
  8. Nymphomaniac: Vol. 1 and 2Lars von Trier
  9. VioletteMartin Provost
  10. The Films of Joanna Hogg: “Unrelated,” “Archipelago,” and “Exhibition”Joanna Hogg