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: 24 Best Movies of 2017
  2. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  3. Darren Hughes: 20 Favorite Films of 2017
  4. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2017
  5. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Films of 2017
  6. Desist Film: Best Films of 2017
  7. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017
  8. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  9. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  10. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  11. Peter Labuza: Favorite Films of 2017
  12. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  13. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2017
  14. Willow Maclay: Top 10 Films of 2017
  15. Scott Feinberg: Top Ten Films of 2017
  16. Robert Koehler: Best Movies of 2017
  17. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  18. Ben Kenigsberg: Best Films of 2017
  19. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2017
  20. Nictate: Top 10 Films of 2017
  21. Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017
  22. Miriam Bale: Top 10 Films of 2017
  23. Eric Kohn: 17 Best Movies of 2017
  24. La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  25. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2017
  26. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  27. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  28. Emily Yoshida: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  29. Sheila O’Malley: Best Films of 2017
  30. Charles Bramesco: 25 Best Films of 2017
  31. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: Best Films of 2017
  32. John Rangel: Favorite Films of 2017
  33. Mallory Andrews: Top 10 Films of 2017
  34. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2017
  35. IndieWire Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  36. Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017
  37. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2017
  38. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017
  39. Graham Fuller: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  40. Nick Schager: Best Movies of 2017
  41. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  42. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2017
  43. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  44. Consequence of Sound: Top 25 Movies of 2017
  45. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017