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.

Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018

19 December 2018

Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018, as published by Much Ado About Cinema

  1. Eighth GradeBo Burnham
  2. ShopliftersHirokazu Kore-eda
  3. If Beale Street Could TalkBarry Jenkins
  4. BlindspottingCarlos López Estrada
  5. The Miseducation of Cameron PostDesiree Akhavan
  6. ThoroughbredsCory Finley
  7. Private LifeTamara Jenkins
  8. Leave No TraceDebra Granik
  9. SuspiriaLuca Guadagnino
  10. The FavouriteYorgos Lanthimos
  11. Lean on PeteAndrew Haigh
  12. RomaAlfonso Cuaron
  13. A Star Is BornBradley Cooper
  14. HereditaryAri Aster
  15. TullyJason Reitman
  16. Assassination NationSam Levinson
  17. Isle of DogsWes Anderson
  18. The RiderChloé Zhao
  19. RevengeCoralie Fargeat
  20. Utøya: July 22Erik Poppe