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.

Matt Zoller Seitz: Best Films of 2017

19 December 2017

Matt Zoller Seitz: Best Films of 2017, as submitted to the Survey

[see also 2019, 2018]

  1. LuckyJohn Carroll Lynch
  2. First They Killed My FatherAngelina Jolie
  3. Get OutJordan Peele
  4. A Ghost StoryDavid Lowery
  5. MudboundDee Rees
  6. Phantom ThreadPaul Thomas Anderson
  7. In TransitDavid Usui, Lynn True, Nelson Walker, Ben Wu, and Albert Maysles
  8. CocoLee Unkrich and Adrian Molina
  9. OkjaBong Joon-ho
  10. Star Wars: The Last JediRian Johnson