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. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  2. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  5. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  8. Complex: 30 Best TV Shows of 2018
  9. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  11. Entertainment Weekly: Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  14. David Bianculli: Best TV Shows of 2018
  15. Tim Goodman: 32 Best TV Shows of 2018
  16. Judy Berman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  17. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  18. David Wiegand: 12 Best TV Shows of 2016
  19. Mercury News: Best TV Shows of 2017
  20. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  21. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  22. Andy Greenwald: Top Ten TV Shows of 2017
  23. David Bianculli: Best TV of 2017
  24. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  25. Brandon Katz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  26. San Francisco Chronicle: 14 Best TV Shows of 2018
  27. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  28. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  29. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017
  30. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  31. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  32. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  33. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  34. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  35. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  36. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  37. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017