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.

Nick Schager: 15 Best Films of 2013

31 December 2013

Nick Schager: 15 Best Films of 2013, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. The Act of KillingJoshua Oppenheimer
  2. Before MidnightRichard Linklater
  3. The PastAsghar Farhadi
  4. The Invisible WomanRalph Fiennes
  5. Inside Llewyn DavisJoel & Ethan Coen
  6. The World’s EndEdgar Wright
  7. Post Tenebras LuxCarlos Reygadas
  8. Room 237Rodney Ascher
  9. At BerkeleyFrederick Wiseman
  10. The Lords Of SalemRob Zombie
  11. 12 Years a SlaveSteve McQueen
  12. NoPablo Larraín
  13. MudJeff Nichols
  14. Beyond the HillsCristian Mungiu
  15. A HijackingTobias Lindholm