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.
2018 Movies

A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2018

05 December 2018

A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2018, as published by The New York Times

[see also 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. Monrovia, IndianaFrederick Wiseman
  2. [tie] Bisbee '17Robert Greene
  3. [tie] Hale County This Morning, This EveningRaMell Ross
  4. [tie] Minding the GapBing Liu
  5. Happy as LazzaroAlice Rohrwacher
  6. First ReformedPaul Schrader
  7. Private LifeTamara Jenkins
  8. RomaAlfonso Cuaron
  9. Let the Sunshine InClaire Denis
  10. Can You Ever Forgive Me?Marielle Heller
  11. BlacKkKlansmanSpike Lee
  12. CapernaumNadine Labaki
  13. The FavouriteYorgos Lanthimos