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. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2015
  2. Stephen Holden: 18 Best Movies of 2015
  3. Anne Thompson: Top 10 Films of 2015
  4. John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2015
  5. Brian Darr: 10 Best Feature Films of 2015
  6. Manohla Dargis: 37 Best Movies of 2015
  7. Little White Lies: 20 Best Films of 2015
  8. Eric Kohn: Best 15 Films of 2015
  9. A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  10. Time Out London: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  11. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  12. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  13. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  14. Alison Willmore: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  15. IndieWire: 66 Best Films of 2015
  16. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  17. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  18. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015