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.

Matt Patches: The Best Movies of 2019

28 December 2019

Matt Patches: The Best Movies of 2019, as published by Polygon

[see also 2010s]

  1. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  2. The FarewellLulu Wang
  3. Marriage StoryNoah Baumbach
  4. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  5. American FactorySteven Bognar and Julia Reichert
  6. Ad AstraJames Gray
  7. Under the Silver LakeDavid Robert Mitchell
  8. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  9. MonosAlejandro Landes
  10. Her SmellAlex Ross Perry
  11. Once Upon a Time... in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino
  12. Little WomenGreta Gerwig
  13. The LighthouseRobert Eggers
  14. The ReportScott Z. Burns
  15. UsJordan Peele