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.

Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018

10 December 2018

Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018, as published by Rolling Stone

[see also 2017]

  1. RomaAlfonso Cuaron
  2. A Star Is BornBradley Cooper
  3. Black PantherRyan Coogler
  4. The FavouriteYorgos Lanthimos
  5. BlacKkKlansmanSpike Lee
  6. If Beale Street Could TalkBarry Jenkins
  7. First ManDamien Chazelle
  8. First ReformedPaul Schrader
  9. Eighth GradeBo Burnham
  10. Green BookPeter Farrelly
  11. ViceAdam McKay
  12. BurningLee Chang-dong
  13. WidowsSteve McQueen
  14. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-VerseBob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman
  15. The RiderChloé Zhao
  16. HereditaryAri Aster
  17. Cold WarPawel Pawlikowski
  18. The Ballad of Buster ScruggsJoel & Ethan Coen
  19. Bohemian RhapsodyBryan Singer
  20. Won’t You Be My Neighbor?Morgan Neville