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. Stephanie Zacharek: Ten Best Movies of 2018
  2. Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  3. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2018
  4. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  5. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  6. Noel Murray: Top 15 Films of 2018
  7. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  8. David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  9. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  10. Christopher Orr: Best Films of 2018
  11. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  12. Emily Yoshida: Best Movies of 2018
  13. Tomris Laffly: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  14. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2018
  15. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  16. Ben Kenigsberg: Top Ten Films of 2018
  17. Ann Hornaday: Best Movies of 2018
  18. John Powers: 2018's 12 Best Movies
  19. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2018
  20. David Sterritt: Ten Best Films of 2018
  21. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  22. Uproxx: Best Movies of 2018
  23. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2018
  24. Eric Kohn: Best Movies of 2018
  25. Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  26. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  27. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  28. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  29. Josh Larsen: Top Ten Films of 2018
  30. Ringer: Best Movies of 2018
  31. Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018
  32. Amy Taubin: Best Films of 2018
  33. Steve Erickson: Best Films of 2018
  34. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  35. Adam Kempenaar: Top 10 Films of 2018
  36. Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018
  37. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2018
  38. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  39. Matt Singer: Best Films of 2018
  40. Odie Henderson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  41. A.V. Club: Best 25 Films of 2018
  42. Federica Foglia: Top Ten Films of 2018
  43. Anaïs Lebrun: Favorite Films of 2018
  44. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  45. Matthew Jacobs: 20 Best Movies Of 2018
  46. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2018
  47. Charles Bramesco: Top 15 Films of 2018
  48. Katie Rife: Top 15 Films of 2018
  49. Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018
  50. Much Ado About Cinema: Best Films of 2018
  51. A.A. Dowd: Top 15 Films of 2018
  52. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  53. Alissa Wilkinson: Best Movies of 2018
  54. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  55. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  56. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018