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.

David Denby: Best Films of 2011

06 December 2011

David Denby: Best Films of 2011, as published by The New Yorker

[see also 2014, 2012]

  1. HugoMartin Scorsese
  2. The Tree of LifeTerrence Malick
  3. Margin CallJ.C. Chandor
  4. Certified CopyAbbas Kiarostami
  5. A SeparationAsghar Farhadi
  6. ContagionSteven Soderbergh
  7. The DescendantsAlexander Payne
  8. J. EdgarClint Eastwood
  9. Source CodeDuncan Jones
  10. Rise of the Planet of the ApesRupert Wyatt