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. Ty Burr: Top Movies of 2011
  2. David Denby: Best Films of 2011
  3. Noel Murray: Best Films of 2011
  4. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2011
  5. Roger Ebert: Best Films of 2011
  6. Richard Brody: 26 Best Films of 2011
  7. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2011
  8. Ben Kenigsberg: Best Films of 2011
  9. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  10. J Hoberman: Personal Best Films of 2011
  11. MSN: Top 10 Movies of 2011
  12. Film Comment: 50 Best Released Films of 2011
  13. A.V. Club: Year in Film 2011
  14. Jonathan Rosenbaum: Favorite Films of 2011
  15. Fandor: Top Films of 2011
  16. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  17. Nerve: 15 Best Movies of 2011
  18. Scott Tobias: Best Films of 2011
  19. Skandies: 20 Best Films of 2011
  20. Total Film: 50 Best Movies of 2011
  21. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2011