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.

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Lists

  • Slant: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  • Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  • Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  • Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  • Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2017
  • Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  • Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2016
  • Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  • Slant: 25 Best Films of 2014
  • Slant: 25 Best Films of 2013
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2013
  • Fernando F. Croce: Top 20 Films of 2012
  • Nick Schager: Top 20 Films of 2012
  • Ed Gonzalez: Top 20 Films of 2012
  • Slant: 25 Best Films of 2012
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2012
  • Nick Schager: Top 10 Films of 2011
  • Ed Gonzalez: Top 10 Films of 2011
  • Slant: 25 Best Films of 2011
  • Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2011