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. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  2. Margaret Lyons: The Best Shows That Ended in 2019
  3. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  4. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  5. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  7. Autostraddle: The Best TV Shows of 2019 with LGBT Women Characters
  8. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  9. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  10. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  12. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  13. Guardian: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  14. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  15. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade
  16. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  17. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s