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. Ed Gonzalez: Top 20 Films of 2012
  2. Nick Schager: Top 20 Films of 2012
  3. Kevin B. Lee: 12 Best Films of 2012
  4. Cinema Scope: Top 15 Films of 2012
  5. A.O. Scott: 25 Favorite Films of 2012
  6. Darren Hughes: 10 Best Films of 2012
  7. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2012
  8. Dan Sallitt: Favorite 18 Films of 2012
  9. Film Comment: 50 Best Films of 2012
  10. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2012
  11. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2012