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