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. David Edelstein: 30 Best Movies of 2015
  2. Stephen Holden: 18 Best Movies of 2015
  3. A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  4. Christopher Orr: 22 Best Movies of 2015
  5. John Powers: Top 11 Films of 2015
  6. Manohla Dargis: 37 Best Movies of 2015
  7. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  8. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  9. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  10. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  11. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015
  12. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015