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. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017
  2. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  4. Mercury News: Best TV Shows of 2017
  5. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  8. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  11. Hank Stuever: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  14. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  15. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  16. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  17. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  18. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  19. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  20. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  21. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  22. Paste: The 25 Best TV Shows of the Year (So Far)
  23. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  24. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s