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.

Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2016

10 December 2016

Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2016, as published by BuzzFeed

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014]

  1. Toni ErdmannMaren Ade
  2. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  3. WeinerJosh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg
  4. Mountains May DepartJia Zhang-ke
  5. Hell or High WaterDavid Mackenzie
  6. EllePaul Verhoeven
  7. Things to ComeMia Hansen-Løve
  8. O.J.: Made in AmericaEzra Edelman
  9. The Edge of SeventeenKelly Fremon Craig
  10. Manchester by the SeaKenneth Lonergan
  11. Popstar: Never Stop Never StoppingAkiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone