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.

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Lists

  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  • Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  • Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  • Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  • Miriam Bale: Top 14 Films of 2016
  • Ben Kenigsberg: 10 Best Films of 2016
  • Scott Tobias: Top 10 Films of 2016
  • Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  • Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  • Melissa Anderson: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  • Miriam Bale: Top 10 Films of 2015
  • Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  • Stephanie Zacharek: 28 Top Movies of 2014
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2013
  • Stephanie Zacharek: 21 Favorite Movies of 2013
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  • Karina Longworth: Top 10 Films of 2012
  • Nick Pinkerton: Top 10 Films of 2012
  • Scott Foundas: 10 Best Films of 2012
  • Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2012
  • Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011
  • Karina Longworth: Best Films of 2011
  • Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  • J Hoberman: Personal Best Films of 2011