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.

Ben Kenigsberg: Best Films of 2011

13 December 2011

Ben Kenigsberg: Best Films of 2011, as published by Time Out Chicago, limited to Chicago releases

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012]

  1. MargaretKenneth Lonergan
  2. Certified CopyAbbas Kiarostami
  3. The InterruptersSteve James
  4. Martha Marcy May MarleneSean Durkin
  5. DriveNicolas Winding Refn
  6. A SeparationAsghar Farhadi
  7. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past LivesApichatpong Weerasethakul
  8. HugoMartin Scorsese
  9. ContagionSteven Soderbergh
  10. A Dangerous MethodDavid Cronenberg