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.

Christopher Orr: 22 Best Movies of 2015

18 December 2015

Christopher Orr: 22 Best Movies of 2015, as published by The Atlantic

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014]

  1. SpotlightTom McCarthy
  2. The MartianRidley Scott
  3. Mad Max: Fury RoadGeorge Miller
  4. The Big ShortAdam McKay
  5. SicarioDenis Villeneuve
  6. Inside OutPete Docter
  7. The RevenantAlejandro González Iñárritu
  8. Magic Mike XXLGregory Jacobs
  9. Star Wars: The Force AwakensJJ Abrams
  10. Steve JobsDanny Boyle
  11. CarolTodd Haynes
  12. RoomLenny Abrahamson