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. Monica Castillo: Top Ten Films of 2019
  2. Melissa Anderson: 10 Best Films of 2019
  3. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2019
  4. Justine Smith: Top 10 Films of 2019
  5. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  6. K. Austin Collins: The 15 Best Movies of 2019
  7. Saige Walton: Favorite Films of 2019
  8. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  9. Bilge Ebiri: Top 10 Movies of the Year
  10. Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  11. Caden Mark Gardner: Top 25 Films of 2019
  12. Ringer: The Best Movies of 2019
  13. Nictate: Top 16 Films of 2019
  14. Alison Willmore: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  15. Michael Glover Smith: Top 25 Films of 2019
  16. Steve Erickson: Best Films of 2019
  17. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2019
  18. Fernando F. Croce: Favorite 2019 Movies
  19. Keith Uhlich: Best Films of 2019
  20. Eric Kohn: The 19 Best Movies of 2019
  21. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  22. Hyperallergic: Top 15 Feature Films of 2019
  23. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2019
  24. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  25. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  26. Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade