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.

A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2019

16 December 2019

A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2019, as published by The A.V. Club

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014]

  1. Marriage StoryNoah Baumbach
  2. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  3. The NightingaleJennifer Kent
  4. TransitChristian Petzold
  5. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma
  6. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  7. Long Day's Journey Into NightBi Gan
  8. MonosAlejandro Landes
  9. Knives OutRian Johnson
  10. ClimaxGaspar Noé
  11. Little WomenGreta Gerwig
  12. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  13. MidsommarAri Aster
  14. Ash is Purest WhiteJia Zhang-ke
  15. Ad AstraJames Gray