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.

Michael Phillips: The Best Movies of 2019

17 December 2019

Michael Phillips: The Best Movies of 2019, as published by The Chicago Tribune

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  2. Marriage StoryNoah Baumbach
  3. Ash is Purest WhiteJia Zhang-ke
  4. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma
  5. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  6. One Child NationNanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang
  7. WavesTrey Edward Shults
  8. Present.Perfect.Shengze Zhu
  9. The Last Black Man in San FranciscoJoe Talbot
  10. Little WomenGreta Gerwig