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. John Rangel: Favorite Films of 2017
  2. David Fear: 22 Best Documentaries of 2017
  3. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  4. Saige Walton: Best Films of 2017
  5. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Films of 2017
  6. Anne Thompson: 12 Best Films of 2017
  7. Manohla Dargis: 40 Best Movies of 2017
  8. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2017
  9. Mallory Andrews: Top 10 Films of 2017
  10. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  11. A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017
  12. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  13. Owen Gleiberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  14. James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2017
  15. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2017
  16. Ann Hornaday: 12 Best Movies of 2017
  17. Todd McCarthy: 20 Best Films of 2017
  18. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017
  19. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2017
  20. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 10 Movies of 2017
  21. Darren Hughes: 20 Favorite Films of 2017
  22. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2017
  23. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  24. Matt Singer: 20 Best Films of 2017
  25. Glenn Heath Jr.: Best Films of 2017
  26. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2017
  27. Roger Koza: Favorite Films of 2017
  28. Matthew Jacobs: 27 Best Movies of 2017
  29. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  30. Keith Phipps: Top 16 Films of 2017
  31. Blake Williams: Top 20 Films of 2017
  32. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  33. Eric Kohn: 17 Best Movies of 2017
  34. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  35. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017
  36. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Films of 2017
  37. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  38. Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  39. Alissa Wilkinson: 35 Best Films of 2017
  40. Charles Bramesco: 25 Best Films of 2017
  41. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  42. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  43. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017