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.

Scott Tobias: Top 15 films of 2014

20 December 2014

Scott Tobias: Top 15 films of 2014, as published by The Dissolve

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

  1. BoyhoodRichard Linklater
  2. Under the SkinJonathan Glazer
  3. The Grand Budapest HotelWes Anderson
  4. Only Lovers Left AliveJim Jarmusch
  5. Stray DogsTsai Ming-liang
  6. Winter SleepNuri Bilge Ceylan
  7. The ImmigrantJames Gray
  8. Listen Up PhilipAlex Ross Perry
  9. Force MajeureRuben Östlund
  10. The Missing PictureRithy Panh
  11. Stranger by the LakeAlain Guiraudie
  12. Inherent VicePaul Thomas Anderson
  13. SelmaAva DuVernay
  14. Two Days, One NightJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  15. WhiplashDamien Chazelle