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. Vince Mancini: 7 Best Films of 2012
  2. Kristopher Tapley: Top 10 Films of 2012
  3. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2012
  4. Cinema Scope: Top 15 Films of 2012
  5. Scott Foundas: 10 Best Films of 2012
  6. Huffington Post: 30+ Best Movies of 2012
  7. Wesley Morris: Top 25 Movies of 2012
  8. A.O. Scott: 25 Favorite Films of 2012
  9. Ty Burr: Top 26 Movies of 2012
  10. Tom Shone: 10 Best Films of 2012
  11. Karina Longworth: Top 10 Films of 2012
  12. Joshua Rothkopf: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  13. Bilge Ebiri: Top 20 Films of 2012
  14. Jaime Christley: 15 Favorite Films of 2012
  15. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2012
  16. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2012
  17. Film Comment: 50 Best Films of 2012