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.

Charles Bramesco: The Best Films of 2019

17 December 2019

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

[see also 2018, 2017]

  1. High LifeClaire Denis
  2. Marriage StoryNoah Baumbach
  3. Her SmellAlex Ross Perry
  4. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  5. Once Upon a Time... in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino
  6. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  7. Under the Silver LakeDavid Robert Mitchell
  8. The MountainRick Alverson
  9. The LighthouseRobert Eggers
  10. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  11. Knives OutRian Johnson
  12. Our TimeCarlos Reygadas
  13. An Elephant Sitting StillHu Bo
  14. A Hidden LifeTerrence Malick
  15. Homecoming: A Film by BeyoncéBeyoncé Knowles-Carter