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. Miriam Bale: Top 14 Films of 2016
  2. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2016
  3. K. Austin Collins: 12 Best Movies of 2016
  4. Little White Lies: 25 Best Films of 2016
  5. Peter Labuza: 15 Favorite Films of 2016
  6. Michael Sicinski: Top 10 Films of 2016
  7. Time Out London: 25 Best Films of 2016
  8. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  9. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  10. Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  11. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 30 Films of 2016
  12. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  13. Glenn Kenny: 50 Noteworthy Films of 2016
  14. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  15. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016