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.

Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017

21 December 2017

Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2018]

  1. Lady BirdGreta Gerwig
  2. Phantom ThreadPaul Thomas Anderson
  3. Call Me by Your NameLuca Guadagnino
  4. Get OutJordan Peele
  5. The Florida ProjectSean Baker
  6. The SquareRuben Östlund
  7. The PostSteven Spielberg
  8. Lady MacbethWilliam Oldroyd
  9. The Big SickMichael Showalter
  10. LuckyJohn Carroll Lynch
  11. DunkirkChristopher Nolan
  12. Good TimeBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  13. mother!Darren Aronofsky
  14. MudboundDee Rees
  15. I, TonyaCraig Gillespie