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.

Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015

22 December 2015

Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015 (as voted by 14 Variety reviewers)

[see also 2019]

  1. CarolTodd Haynes
  2. The AssassinHou Hsiao-Hsien
  3. Mad Max: Fury RoadGeorge Miller
  4. SpotlightTom McCarthy
  5. PhoenixChristian Petzold
  6. The Look of SilenceJoshua Oppenheimer
  7. Inside OutPete Docter
  8. BrooklynJohn Crowley
  9. 45 YearsAndrew Haigh
  10. Son of SaulLászló Nemes