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. Christopher Orr: Best Movies of 2017
  2. Steve Erickson: Top 26 Films of 2017
  3. IndieWire Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  4. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017
  5. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017
  6. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  7. Eric Kohn: 17 Best Movies of 2017
  8. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  9. Owen Gleiberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  10. Genevieve Koski: Top 15 Films of 2017
  11. RogerEbert.com: Ten Best Films of 2017
  12. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  13. Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017
  14. Keith Phipps: Top 16 Films of 2017
  15. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  16. A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017
  17. Emily Yoshida: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  18. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2017
  19. Matt Zoller Seitz: Best Films of 2017
  20. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  21. Alissa Wilkinson: 35 Best Films of 2017
  22. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  23. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2017
  24. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2017
  25. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  26. Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017
  27. Uproxx: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  28. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Films of 2017
  29. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  30. Manohla Dargis: 40 Best Movies of 2017
  31. Noel Murray: Best Films of 2017
  32. Ann Hornaday: 12 Best Movies of 2017
  33. Matthew Jacobs: 27 Best Movies of 2017
  34. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  35. Consequence of Sound: Top 25 Movies of 2017
  36. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  37. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  38. Mark Olsen: 20 Best Films of 2017
  39. Graham Fuller: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  40. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  41. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2017
  42. Sheila O’Malley: Best Films of 2017
  43. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 10 Movies of 2017
  44. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2017
  45. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2017
  46. K. Austin Collins: 24 Best Movies of 2017
  47. Matt Singer: 20 Best Films of 2017
  48. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2017
  49. Michael Sicinski: Top 25 Films of 2017
  50. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  51. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  52. Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  53. Film School Rejects: Best Movies of 2017
  54. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2017
  55. Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017
  56. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017