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. K. Austin Collins: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  2. Ed Gonzalez: Top 10 Films of 2018
  3. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  4. Vikram Murthi: Top 15 Films of 2018
  5. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018
  6. Justine Smith: Top Ten Films of 2018
  7. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  8. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  9. Charles Bramesco: Top 15 Films of 2018
  10. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  11. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2018
  12. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  13. Philip Concannon: Best Films of 2018
  14. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  15. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2018
  16. Emily Yoshida: Best Movies of 2018
  17. Josh Larsen: Top Ten Films of 2018
  18. David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  19. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  20. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  21. Stephanie Zacharek: Ten Best Movies of 2018
  22. Keith Uhlich: Favorite Films of 2017
  23. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  24. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  25. Dilara Elbir: Best Films of 2018
  26. David Sims: Best Films of 2018
  27. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: Top 15 Films of 2018
  28. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  29. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2018
  30. Christopher Orr: Best Films of 2018
  31. Adam Kempenaar: Top 10 Films of 2018
  32. Eric Kohn: Best Movies of 2018
  33. A.V. Club: Best 25 Films of 2018
  34. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2018
  35. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  36. Alissa Wilkinson: Best Movies of 2018
  37. Ann Hornaday: Best Movies of 2018
  38. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2018
  39. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  40. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2018
  41. Ringer: Best Movies of 2018
  42. Much Ado About Cinema: Best Films of 2018
  43. Nick Schager: 25 Best Movies of 2018
  44. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  45. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2018
  46. Sophy Romvari: Top Ten Films of 2017
  47. Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  48. Mick LaSalle: Best Movies of 2018
  49. Darren Hughes: Favorite US Releases of 2018
  50. David Sterritt: Ten Best Films of 2018
  51. Jordan Cronk: Top Ten Films of 2017
  52. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2017
  53. Jesse Hassenger: Top 15 Films of 2018
  54. Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2018
  55. Noel Murray: Top 15 Films of 2018
  56. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  57. Scout Tafoya: Favourite Films of 2018
  58. Genevieve Koski: Top 20 Films of 2018