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.
  1. Stephen Holden: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  2. Time Out London: 25 Best Films of 2016
  3. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 30 Films of 2016
  4. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  5. A.O. Scott: 10 Best Movies of 2016
  6. Eric Kohn: 16 Best Movies of 2016
  7. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2016
  8. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2016
  9. Uproxx: 20 Best Films of 2016
  10. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  11. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  12. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  13. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  14. Glenn Kenny: 50 Noteworthy Films of 2016
  15. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  16. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  17. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  18. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade