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. Fandor: Top Films of 2011
  2. Keith Uhlich: Best Films of 2011
  3. Ed Gonzalez: Top 10 Films of 2011
  4. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2011
  5. Alejandro Adams: Top 9 1/2 Films of 2011
  6. Scott Tobias: Best Films of 2011
  7. Nick Schager: Top 10 Films of 2011
  8. Ben Kenigsberg: Best Films of 2011
  9. A.V. Club: Year in Film 2011
  10. Reverse Shot: 10 Best Films of 2011
  11. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2011
  12. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  13. Skandies: 20 Best Films of 2011
  14. David Denby: Best Films of 2011
  15. Richard Brody: 26 Best Films of 2011
  16. Matt Singer: 10 Best Movies of 2011
  17. MSN: Top 10 Movies of 2011
  18. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  19. Matt Prigge: Top Ten Films of 2011
  20. Film Comment: 50 Best Released Films of 2011
  21. Noel Murray: Best Films of 2011
  22. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2011
  23. Jonathan Rosenbaum: Favorite Films of 2011
  24. Stephen Holden: Top 10 Movies of 2011
  25. Joshua Rothkopf: Best Films of 2011