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.

Tom Shone: 10 Best Films of 2012

09 December 2012

Tom Shone (of The Economist: Intelligent Life magazine and The Guardian): 10 Best Films of 2012

  1. AmourMichael Haneke
  2. Zero Dark ThirtyKathryn Bigelow
  3. Silver Linings PlaybookDavid O. Russell
  4. Beasts of the Southern WildBenh Zeitlin
  5. LincolnSteven Spielberg
  6. The GreyJoe Carnahan
  7. Life of PiAng Lee
  8. FlightRobert Zemeckis
  9. Magic MikeSteven Soderbergh
  10. Django UnchainedQuentin Tarantino