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.

Nathan Rabin: Top 15 Films of 2014

20 December 2014

Nathan Rabin: Top 15 Films of 2014, as published by The Dissolve

  1. BoyhoodRichard Linklater
  2. The Grand Budapest HotelWes Anderson
  3. Guardians of the GalaxyJames Gunn
  4. NightcrawlerDan Gilroy
  5. Life ItselfSteve James
  6. Obvious ChildGillian Robespierre
  7. They Came TogetherDavid Wain
  8. The Lego MoviePhil Lord, Christopher Miller
  9. WhiplashDamien Chazelle
  10. Blue RuinJeremy Saulnier
  11. FoxcatcherBennett Miller
  12. Happy ValleyAmir Bar-Lev
  13. Happy ChristmasJoe Swanberg
  14. God Help the GirlStuart Murdoch
  15. Cheap ThrillsE.L. Katz