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. Jonathan Rosenbaum: Top 10 Films of 2016
  2. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 20 Movies of 2016
  3. Keith Phipps: Top 15 Films of 2016
  4. David Hudson: Top 13 Films of 2016
  5. Glenn Kenny: 50 Noteworthy Films of 2016
  6. A.A. Dowd: 15 Best Films of 2016
  7. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  8. Little White Lies: 25 Best Films of 2016
  9. Scott Tobias: Top 10 Films of 2016
  10. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  11. Mike D’Angelo: 15 Best Films of 2016
  12. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  13. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  14. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  15. Justin Chang: Top 25 Movies of 2016
  16. Eric Kohn: 16 Best Movies of 2016
  17. Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  18. Noel Murray: 15 Best Films of 2016
  19. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 30 Films of 2016
  20. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2016
  21. Uproxx: 20 Best Films of 2016
  22. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: 15 Best Films of 2016