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. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  2. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. David Wiegand: 12 Best TV Shows of 2016
  4. Brandon Katz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  5. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  6. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  8. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  9. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  10. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  11. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  12. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017