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.

The Playlist

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Lists

  • Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  • Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  • Playlist: The 25 Best Films Of 2019
  • Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  • Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  • Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016