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. Survey: Ten Best Films of 2019

11 December 2019 Ten Best Films of 2019, as selected by the site’s regular film critics and assistant editors

[see also 2018]

  1. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  2. ParasiteBong Joon-ho
  3. Once Upon a Time... in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino
  4. Pain and GloryPedro Almodóvar
  5. Marriage StoryNoah Baumbach
  6. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  7. UsJordan Peele
  8. The SouvenirJoanna Hogg
  9. The Last Black Man in San FranciscoJoe Talbot
  10. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma