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.

Mike D’Angelo: Best Films of 2017

21 December 2017

Mike D’Angelo: Best Films of 2017, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012]

  1. mother!Darren Aronofsky
  2. The Florida ProjectSean Baker
  3. Staying VerticalAlain Guiraudie
  4. Brawl in Cell Block 99S. Craig Zahler
  5. NocturamaBertrand Bonello
  6. The Killing of a Sacred DeerYorgos Lanthimos
  7. WormwoodErrol Morris
  8. 4 Days in FranceJérôme Reybaud
  9. Phantom ThreadPaul Thomas Anderson
  10. FélicitéAlain Gomis
  11. From NowhereMatthew Newton
  12. DunkirkChristopher Nolan
  13. The ChallengeYuri Ancarani
  14. All This PanicJenny Gage
  15. Star Wars: The Last JediRian Johnson