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.

The Guardian

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Lists

  • Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  • Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  • Guardian: Best Albums of 2017
  • Guardian: 31 Best Fiction Books of 2017
  • Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  • Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  • Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2014
  • Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2013
  • Peter Bradshaw: 10 Best Films of 2012
  • Guardian: Best Albums of 2012
  • Peter Bradshaw: Best Films of 2011
  • Guardian: Best Albums of 2011