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.

The Wall Street Journal

on the web


  • Dorothy Rabinowitz: The Best Television of 2019
  • Wall Street Journal: The Best Books of 2019
  • Joe Morgenstern: The Best Films of 2019
  • Mark Richardson: Best Music of 2018
  • Joe Morgenstern: Best Film of 2018
  • Dorothy Rabinowitz: Best TV of 2018
  • Wall Street Journal: Best Fiction and Nonfiction of 2018
  • Jim Fusilli: Best Albums of 2017
  • Joe Morgenstern: 10 Best Films of 2017