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.

Genevieve Koski: Top 20 Films of 2018

31 December 2018

Genevieve Koski: Top 20 Films of 2018, as posted to Twitter

[see also 2017, 2014]

  1. The FavouriteYorgos Lanthimos
  2. AnnihilationAlex Garland
  3. The RiderChloé Zhao
  4. Support the GirlsAndrew Bujalski
  5. Private LifeTamara Jenkins
  6. Eighth GradeBo Burnham
  7. Leave No TraceDebra Granik
  8. WidowsSteve McQueen
  9. Sorry to Bother YouBoots Riley
  10. Bad Times at the El RoyaleDrew Goddard
  11. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-VerseBob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman
  12. First ReformedPaul Schrader
  13. BlacKkKlansmanSpike Lee
  14. Minding the GapBing Liu
  15. The Little StrangerLenny Abrahamson
  16. Paddington 2Paul King
  17. The Old Man & the GunDavid Lowery
  18. Teen Titans Go! To the MoviesPeter Rida Michail and Aaron Horvath
  19. The Sisters BrothersJacques Audiard
  20. BlindspottingCarlos López Estrada