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.

A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017

06 December 2017

A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017, as published by The New York Times

[see also 2019, 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010s]

  1. The Florida ProjectSean Baker
  2. Lady BirdGreta Gerwig
  3. Get OutJordan Peele
  4. I Am Not Your NegroRaoul Peck
  5. Faces PlacesAgnès Varda and JR
  6. Phantom ThreadPaul Thomas Anderson
  7. A Fantastic WomanSebastián Lelio
  8. GraduationCristian Mungiu
  9. A Quiet PassionTerence Davies
  10. War for the Planet of the ApesMatt Reeves