Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

2014 Movies

Cinema Scope: Top 10 Films of 2014

28 March 2015

Cinema Scope: Top 10 Films of 2014

[see also 20202010s20192018201720162015201320122011]

Michael Sicinski: Top 12 Films of 2014

28 February 2015

Michael Sicinski: Top 12 Films of 2014 (limited to “poll-eligible” films)

[see also The 30 Best Avant-Garde Feature Films of the DecadeTop 50 Films of 2018Top 30 Experimental Films of 2018Top 25 Films of 2017Top 10 Films of 2016Top 10 Films of 2013Top 12 Films of 2012]

Karina Longworth: 16 Favorite Movies of 2014

07 January 2015

Karina Longworth: 16 Favorite Movies of 2014 (as posted on Twitter in this series of tweets: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7)

[see also 2018201720122011]

Boston Globe: Ty Burr: 28 Best Movies of 2014

05 January 2015

Ty Burr: 28 Best Movies of 2014, as published by The Boston Globe

[see also 20212010s20122011]

Honorable Mention

BuzzFeed: Alison Willmore: 14 Greatest Movies of 2014

05 January 2015

Alison Willmore: 14 Greatest Movies of 2014, as published by BuzzFeed

[see also 202120202019201820172016201520122011]

Atlantic: Christopher Orr: 30 Best Movies of 2014

05 January 2015

Christopher Orr: 30 Best Movies of 2014, as published by The Atlantic

[see also 2018201720162015]

Honorable Mentions (Alphabetically)

Keyframe: Miriam Bale: Top 9 Films of 2014

04 January 2015

Miriam Bale: Top 9 Films of 2014, as published by Fandor’s Keyframe blog

[see also 2010s201820172016201520132012]

Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2014

31 December 2014

Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2014 (as published at his site, Long Pauses, where he also has lists of favorite unreleased films, experimental shorts, and discoveries)

[see also 20212010s20182017201620152012]

GCN: Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2014

31 December 2014

Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2014, as published by Gay City News

[see also 2021202020192018201720162015]

Runners-up (alphabetically)

Keyframe: Brian Darr: 10 Best Feature Films of 2014

31 December 2014

Brian Darr: 10 Best Feature Films of 2014, as published by Fandor’s Keyframe blog. See also this list of documentaries.

[see also 2020201920182017201620152013]