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. Ringer: Best Movies of 2018
  2. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2018
  3. A.A. Dowd: Top 15 Films of 2018
  4. A.V. Club: Best 25 Films of 2018
  5. John Powers: 2018's 12 Best Movies
  6. Mike D’Angelo: Top 15 Films of 2018
  7. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  8. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2018
  9. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  10. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018
  11. Joshua Rothkopf: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  12. Lawrence Garcia: Top 15 Films of 2018
  13. Noel Murray: Top 15 Films of 2018
  14. Tomris Laffly: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  15. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  16. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2018
  17. Vikram Murthi: Top 15 Films of 2018
  18. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2018
  19. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  20. Darren Hughes: Favorite US Releases of 2018
  21. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  22. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2018
  23. Federica Foglia: Top Ten Films of 2018
  24. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  25. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  26. Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  27. Katie Rife: Top 15 Films of 2018
  28. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  29. Eric Kohn: Best Movies of 2018
  30. James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2018
  31. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: Top 15 Films of 2018
  32. Amy Taubin: Best Films of 2018
  33. Mark Olsen: Best Movies of 2018
  34. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2018
  35. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies Of 2018
  36. Peter Debruge: Top 10 Films of 2018
  37. David Sims: Best Films of 2018
  38. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  39. Desist Film: Best Films of 2018
  40. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2018
  41. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  42. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  43. Alissa Wilkinson: Best Movies of 2018
  44. Much Ado About Cinema: Best Films of 2018
  45. David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  46. Matthew Jacobs: 20 Best Movies Of 2018
  47. Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  48. Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018
  49. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  50. Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2018
  51. Nick Schager: 25 Best Movies of 2018
  52. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  53. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  54. Michael Sicinski: Top 50 Films of 2018
  55. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  56. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s