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.

Christopher Orr: 30 Best Movies of 2014

05 January 2015

Christopher Orr: 30 Best Movies of 2014, as published by The Atlantic

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015]

  1. A Most Violent YearJ.C. Chandor
  2. SelmaAva DuVernay
  3. BirdmanAlejandro G. Iñárritu
  4. The Grand Budapest HotelWes Anderson
  5. The Imitation GameMorten Tyldum
  6. BoyhoodRichard Linklater
  7. Gone GirlDavid Fincher
  8. IdaPawel Pawlikowski
  9. LockeSteven Knight
  10. NoahDarren Aronofsky
  11. FoxcatcherBennett Miller
  12. InterstellarChristopher Nolan