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.

Charles Bramesco: 25 Best Films of 2017

09 January 2018

Charles Bramesco: 25 Best Films of 2017, as posted to Letterboxd

[see also 2018]

  1. Call Me by Your NameLuca Guadagnino
  2. A Ghost StoryDavid Lowery
  3. Baby DriverEdgar Wright
  4. Personal ShopperOlivier Assayas
  5. Phantom ThreadPaul Thomas Anderson
  6. The Shape of WaterGuillermo del Toro
  7. ManifestoJulian Rosefeldt
  8. The Disaster ArtistJames Franco
  9. Good TimeBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  10. The Florida ProjectSean Baker
  11. The LureAgnieszka Smoczynska
  12. The SquareRuben Östlund
  13. Lady BirdGreta Gerwig
  14. The BeguiledSofia Coppola
  15. OkjaBong Joon-ho
  16. Logan LuckySteven Soderbergh
  17. The Killing of a Sacred DeerYorgos Lanthimos
  18. GraduationCristian Mungiu
  19. ValerianLuc Besson
  20. A Cure for WellnessGore Verbinski
  21. Faces PlacesAgnès Varda and JR
  22. The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)Noah Baumbach
  23. NocturamaBertrand Bonello
  24. WonderstruckTodd Haynes
  25. Song to SongTerrence Malick