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. Dennis Lim: Favorite Films of 2017
  2. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. John Powers: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  4. Hank Stuever: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  5. Keith Uhlich: Favorite Films of 2017
  6. Saige Walton: Best Films of 2017
  7. Blake Williams: Top 20 Films of 2017
  8. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Willow Maclay: Top 10 Films of 2017
  10. Robert Koehler: Best Movies of 2017
  11. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. Peter Labuza: Favorite Films of 2017
  13. Jordan Cronk: Top Ten Films of 2017
  14. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2017
  15. Mallory Andrews: Top 10 Films of 2017
  16. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2017
  17. Miriam Bale: Top 10 Films of 2017
  18. Andy Greenwald: Top Ten TV Shows of 2017
  19. Adrian Martin: Top Ten Films of 2017
  20. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017
  21. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  22. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  23. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  24. Entertainment Weekly: Best TV Shows of 2017
  25. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  26. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  27. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  28. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  29. La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  30. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  31. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  32. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  33. Sophy Romvari: Top Ten Films of 2017
  34. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  35. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017