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.

Noel Murray: 15 Best Films of 2016

31 December 2016

Noel Murray: 15 Best Films of 2016, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2018, 2017, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. Manchester by the SeaKenneth Lonergan
  2. The HandmaidenPark Chan-wook
  3. La La LandDamien Chazelle
  4. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  5. Green RoomJeremy Saulnier
  6. JackiePablo LarraĆ­n
  7. The Eyes of My MotherNicolas Pesce
  8. PatersonJim Jarmusch
  9. The FitsAnna Rose Holmer
  10. Hell or High WaterDavid Mackenzie
  11. I Am Not Your NegroRaoul Peck
  12. Under the ShadowBabak Anvari
  13. ArrivalDenis Villeneuve
  14. Certain WomenKelly Reichardt
  15. EllePaul Verhoeven