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.

Karen Han: The Best Movies of 2019

28 December 2019

Karen Han: The Best Movies of 2019, as published by Polygon

[see also 2010s]

  1. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  2. Apollo 11Todd Douglas Miller
  3. The FarewellLulu Wang
  4. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  5. HustlersLorene Scafaria
  6. The Man Who Killed Don QuixoteTerry Gilliam
  7. Ad AstraJames Gray
  8. MidsommarAri Aster
  9. The LighthouseRobert Eggers
  10. The Lonely Island Presents: The Unauthorized Bash Brothers ExperienceMike Diva and Akiva Schaffer
  11. The Beach BumHarmony Korine
  12. Ash is Purest WhiteJia Zhang-ke
  13. The Last Black Man in San FranciscoJoe Talbot
  14. Little WomenGreta Gerwig
  15. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie