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. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  2. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  4. Emily Nussbaum: Definitely Not a Top Ten List
  5. Brandon Katz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  8. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  11. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  14. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  15. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  16. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  17. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  18. Andy Greenwald: Top Ten TV Shows of 2017
  19. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  20. Mercury News: Best TV Shows of 2017
  21. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2017