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.

Ty Burr: Top 26 Movies of 2012

11 January 2013

Ty Burr: Top 26 Movies of 2012, as published by The Boston Globe

[see also 2010s, 2014, 2011]

  1. Beasts of the Southern WildBenh Zeitlin
  2. AmourMichael Haneke
  3. Zero Dark ThirtyKathryn Bigelow
  4. Moonrise KingdomWes Anderson
  5. Holy MotorsLeos Carax
  6. LincolnSteven Spielberg
  7. ArgoBen Affleck
  8. Django UnchainedQuentin Tarantino
  9. This is Not a FilmJafar Panahi & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb
  10. Oslo, August 31stJoachim Trier