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. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  2. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  3. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. Melanie McFarland: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  5. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  6. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  7. Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  8. Lara Zarum: Ten Best TV Shows of 2018
  9. Complex: 30 Best TV Shows of 2018
  10. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  11. Darren Franich: Best TV Shows of 2018
  12. Todd VanDerWerff: Best TV of 2018
  13. David Wiegand: 12 Best TV Shows of 2016
  14. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  15. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  16. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  17. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  18. IndieWire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  19. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  20. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  21. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  22. Ringer: Best Television Shows of 2018
  23. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  24. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  25. Mercury News: Top 10 TV Shows of 2018
  26. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  27. Judy Berman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  28. Allison Keene: Best TV Shows of 2018
  29. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  30. San Francisco Chronicle: 14 Best TV Shows of 2018
  31. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  32. Daniel D’Addario: Top 10 TV Shows of 2016
  33. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  34. Hank Stuever: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  35. Daniel D’Addario: Best TV Shows of 2018
  36. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  37. Tim Goodman: 32 Best TV Shows of 2018
  38. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  39. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  40. Hank Stuever: Best TV Shows of 2018
  41. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  42. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018