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.
  1. Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2016
  2. Michael Sicinski: Top 10 Films of 2016
  3. La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2016
  4. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2016
  5. Reverse Shot: 12 Best Movies of 2016
  6. A.O. Scott: 10 Best Movies of 2016
  7. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  8. Stephen Holden: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  9. Scott Tobias: Top 10 Films of 2016
  10. Mike D’Angelo: 15 Best Films of 2016
  11. Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  12. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 30 Films of 2016
  13. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  14. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  15. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  16. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016