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.

A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016

14 December 2016

The A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017]

  1. The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
  2. Atlanta
  3. The Americans
  4. Better Call Saul
  5. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
  6. Halt and Catch Fire
  7. Veep
  8. BoJack Horseman
  9. O.J.: Made in America
  10. The Good Place
  11. Westworld
  12. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
  13. Rectify
  14. Documentary Now!
  15. Insecure
  16. You’re the Worst
  17. Game of Thrones
  18. Silicon Valley
  19. Lady Dynamite
  20. Fleabag
  21. Jane the Virgin
  22. The Night Of
  23. Better Things
  24. Stranger Things
  25. Search Party
  26. Black-ish
  27. Girls
  28. Black Mirror
  29. Horace and Pete
  30. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver