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. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  2. IndieWire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  3. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  5. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  7. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  8. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  9. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  10. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  11. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. Keith Uhlich: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  14. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  15. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  16. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  17. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  18. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018
  19. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  20. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  21. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  22. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  23. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  24. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  25. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017