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.

Keith Phipps: Top 15 Films of 2014

20 December 2014

Keith Phipps: Top 15 Films of 2014, as published by The Dissolve

[see also 2010s, 2018, 2017, 2016]

  1. BoyhoodRichard Linklater
  2. The Grand Budapest HotelWes Anderson
  3. Inherent VicePaul Thomas Anderson
  4. Under the SkinJonathan Glazer
  5. Only Lovers Left AliveJim Jarmusch
  6. SelmaAva DuVernay
  7. Two Days, One NightJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  8. WhiplashDamien Chazelle
  9. Mr. TurnerMike Leigh
  10. Life ItselfSteve James
  11. Love is StrangeIra Sachs
  12. IdaPawel Pawlikowski
  13. FoxcatcherBennett Miller
  14. Night MovesKelly Reichardt
  15. Force MajeureRuben Östlund