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. Scott Tobias: Top 15 films of 2014
  2. Dissolve: 20 Best Films of 2014
  3. Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2014
  4. Tasha Robinson: Top 15 Films of 2014
  5. Nathan Rabin: Top 15 Films of 2014
  6. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2014
  7. Andrew O’Hehir: 21 Best Movies of 2014
  8. Keith Phipps: Top 15 Films of 2014
  9. Genevieve Koski: Top 15 Films of 2014
  10. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  11. Ty Burr: 28 Best Movies of 2014
  12. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  13. Michael Phillips: 30 Best Movies of 2014
  14. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 20 Films of 2014
  15. Eric Kohn: 10 Best Films of 2014
  16. David Edelstein: 19 Best Movies of 2014
  17. Keyframe: Top 25 Films of 2014
  18. A.A. Dowd: 15 Best Films of 2014
  19. A.O. Scott: Top 21 Films of 2014
  20. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2014
  21. Ben Kenigsberg: 15 Best Films of 2014
  22. Stephanie Zacharek: 28 Top Movies of 2014
  23. Noel Murray: Top 15 Films of 2014
  24. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2014
  25. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  26. Flavorwire: 26 Best Films of 2014
  27. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2014
  28. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  29. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  30. Ben Sachs: 30 Favorite Films of 2014
  31. Christopher Orr: 30 Best Movies of 2014
  32. Mike D’Angelo: Top 15 films of 2014
  33. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: 15 Best Films of 2014
  34. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2014
  35. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  36. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  37. Nick Schager: 15 Best Films of 2014
  38. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  39. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  40. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  41. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  42. Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  43. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  44. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade