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. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: 15 Best Films of 2015
  2. Ben Kenigsberg: 10 Best Films of 2015
  3. A.A. Dowd: 15 Best Films of 2015
  4. Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2015
  5. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2015
  6. Nictate: 15 Favorite Films of 2015
  7. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 16 Movies of 2015
  8. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  9. Fandor: Top 25 Films of 2015
  10. Melissa Anderson: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  11. Nick Schager: 10 Best Films of 2015
  12. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2015
  13. Alison Willmore: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  14. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  15. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  16. Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015
  17. Brian Darr: 10 Best Feature Films of 2015
  18. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  19. Cinema Scope: Top 10 Films of 2014
  20. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2015
  21. M. Leary: 24 Favorite Films of 2015
  22. Eric Hynes: 10 Best Feature Films of 2015
  23. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  24. Little White Lies: 20 Best Films of 2015
  25. Matt Prigge: 30 Best Films of 2015
  26. Kevin B. Lee: 15 Favorite Films of 2015
  27. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  28. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  29. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015
  30. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015