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.

Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018

19 December 2018

Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018

[see also 2016, 2015]

  1. You Were Never Really HereLynne Ramsay
  2. WidowsSteve McQueen
  3. Phantom ThreadPaul Thomas Anderson
  4. HereditaryAri Aster
  5. RomaAlfonso Cuaron
  6. Mission: Impossible – FalloutChristopher McQuarrie
  7. Cold WarPawel Pawlikowski
  8. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, MissouriMartin McDonagh
  9. LovelessAndrey Zvyagintsev
  10. Lady BirdGreta Gerwig
  11. Black PantherRyan Coogler
  12. The RiderChloé Zhao
  13. A Quiet PlaceJohn Krasinski
  14. BPM (Beats Per Minute)Robin Campillo
  15. ShopliftersHirokazu Kore-eda
  16. Leave No TraceDebra Granik
  17. American AnimalsBart Layton
  18. First ManDamien Chazelle
  19. SuspiriaLuca Guadagnino
  20. A Star Is BornBradley Cooper