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.

Vikram Murthi: Top 15 Films of 2018

21 December 2018

Vikram Murthi: Top 15 Films of 2018, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2019]

  1. First ReformedPaul Schrader
  2. Support the GirlsAndrew Bujalski
  3. The Other Side of the WindOrson Welles
  4. BurningLee Chang-dong
  5. Private LifeTamara Jenkins
  6. ShirkersSandi Tan
  7. Amazing GraceSydney Pollack
  8. The Ballad of Buster ScruggsJoel & Ethan Coen
  9. Cold WarPawel Pawlikowski
  10. Can You Ever Forgive Me?Marielle Heller
  11. Isle of DogsWes Anderson
  12. Minding the GapBing Liu
  13. ThoroughbredsCory Finley
  14. BlazeEthan Hawke
  15. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-VerseBob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman