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.

Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018

21 December 2018

Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2019]

  1. Eighth GradeBo Burnham
  2. The FavouriteYorgos Lanthimos
  3. RomaAlfonso Cuaron
  4. AnnihilationAlex Garland
  5. ShopliftersHirokazu Kore-eda
  6. If Beale Street Could TalkBarry Jenkins
  7. Leave No TraceDebra Granik
  8. Madeline’s MadelineJosephine Decker
  9. Paddington 2Paul King
  10. ShirkersSandi Tan
  11. WildlifePaul Dano
  12. Cold WarPawel Pawlikowski
  13. BurningLee Chang-dong
  14. A Bread FactoryPatrick Wang
  15. Support the GirlsAndrew Bujalski