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.

Justin Chang: Top 25 Movies of 2016

15 December 2016

Justin Chang: Top 25 Movies of 2016, as published by The Los Angeles Times

[see also 2018, 2017]

  1. SilenceMartin Scorsese
  2. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  3. Toni ErdmannMaren Ade
  4. O.J.: Made in AmericaEzra Edelman
  5. Everybody Wants Some!!Richard Linklater
  6. My Golden DaysArnaud Desplechin
  7. PatersonJim Jarmusch
  8. I Am Not Your NegroRaoul Peck
  9. Manchester by the SeaKenneth Lonergan
  10. Certain WomenKelly Reichardt