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. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017
  2. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. Mercury News: Best TV Shows of 2017
  4. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  5. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  8. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  11. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  12. Hank Stuever: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  14. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  15. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  16. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  17. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  18. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  19. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  20. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  21. Paste: The 25 Best TV Shows of the Year (So Far)
  22. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016