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.

Jesse Hassenger: Top 15 Films of 2018

21 December 2018

Jesse Hassenger: Top 15 Films of 2018, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2019, 2017]

  1. ThoroughbredsCory Finley
  2. Support the GirlsAndrew Bujalski
  3. Eighth GradeBo Burnham
  4. TullyJason Reitman
  5. The Ballad of Buster ScruggsJoel & Ethan Coen
  6. First ManDamien Chazelle
  7. The Old Man & the GunDavid Lowery
  8. WidowsSteve McQueen
  9. A Quiet PlaceJohn Krasinski
  10. First ReformedPaul Schrader
  11. BlacKkKlansmanSpike Lee
  12. Lean On PeteAndrew Haigh
  13. Black PantherRyan Coogler
  14. GeminiAaron Katz
  15. The Sisters BrothersJacques Audiard