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.

Eric Kohn: The 19 Best Movies of 2019

02 December 2019

Eric Kohn: The 19 Best Movies of 2019, as published by IndieWire

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012]

  1. Pain and GloryPedro Almodóvar
  2. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  3. MonosAlejandro Landes
  4. Long Day's Journey Into NightBi Gan
  5. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  6. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  7. Marriage StoryNoah Baumbach
  8. UsJordan Peele
  9. The FarewellLulu Wang
  10. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma
  11. AtlanticsMati Diop
  12. Apollo 11Todd Douglas Miller
  13. The NightingaleJennifer Kent
  14. The LighthouseRobert Eggers
  15. ClemencyChinonye Chukwu
  16. The SouvenirJoanna Hogg
  17. One Child NationNanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang
  18. Her SmellAlex Ross Perry
  19. High LifeClaire Denis