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.

Stephen Holden


  • Stephen Holden: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  • Stephen Holden: 18 Best Movies of 2015
  • Stephen Holden: 13 Best Films of 2013
  • Stephen Holden: Top 11 Films of 2012
  • Stephen Holden: Top 10 Movies of 2011