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.

Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2015

02 January 2016

Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2015, as published by The Chicago Tribune

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. SpotlightTom McCarthy
  2. AnomalisaCharlie Kaufman & Duke Johnson
  3. Love & MercyBill Pohlad
  4. The Diary of a Teenage GirlMarielle Heller
  5. Son of SaulLászló Nemes
  6. CarolTodd Haynes
  7. Beasts of No NationCary Joji Fukunaga
  8. CreedRyan Coogler
  9. Heart of a DogLaurie Anderson
  10. TangerineSean Baker