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. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  2. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  3. The Skinny: Top 10 TV Series of 2019
  4. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  5. IndieWire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  6. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  7. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  8. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  9. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  10. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  11. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  12. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  13. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  14. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  15. Keith Uhlich: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  16. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  17. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  18. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  19. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  20. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  21. Jen Chaney: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  22. A.V. Club: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  23. Darren Franich: Best TV Shows of 2019
  24. San Francisco Chronicle: 14 Best TV Shows of 2018
  25. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  26. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  27. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  28. Darren Franich: The Best TV Shows of the Decade
  29. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018
  30. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  31. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  32. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  33. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  34. Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  35. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  36. Slant: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  37. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  38. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  39. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  40. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  41. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  42. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  43. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  44. Complex: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  45. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade