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.

K. Austin Collins: 12 Best Movies of 2016

11 December 2016

K. Austin Collins: 12 Best Movies of 2016, as published by The Ringer

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2010s]

  1. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  2. O.J.: Made in AmericaEzra Edelman
  3. SullyClint Eastwood
  4. Cemetery of SplendorApichatpong Weerasethakul
  5. SilenceMartin Scorsese
  6. Love & FriendshipWhit Stillman
  7. Manchester by the SeaKenneth Lonergan
  8. The Love WitchAnna Biller
  9. Everybody Wants Some!!Richard Linklater
  10. CamerapersonKirsten Johnson
  11. The WitnessJames D. Solomon
  12. Elvis & NixonLiza Johnson