Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. A.V. Club: A.A. Dowd: Top 15 Films of 2018
  2. Vogue: John Powers: 2018's 12 Best Movies
  3. Ringer: Best Movies of 2018
  4. A.V. Club: Mike D’Angelo: Top 15 Films of 2018
  5. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  6. A.V. Club: Best 25 Films of 2018
  7. Los Angeles Times: Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2018
  8. Film Freak Central: Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  9. Time Out New York: Joshua Rothkopf: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  10. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  11. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018
  12. New York Times: Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2018
  13. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2018
  14. A.V. Club: Lawrence Garcia: Top 15 Films of 2018
  15. Time Out New York: Tomris Laffly: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  16. A.V. Club: Noel Murray: Top 15 Films of 2018
  17. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  18. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2018
  19. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  20. A.V. Club: Vikram Murthi: Top 15 Films of 2018
  21. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2018
  22. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  23. Mallory Andrews: Best Films of 2018
  24. Darren Hughes: Favorite US Releases of 2018
  25. Lists Curated by Toronto Film Review: Federica Foglia: Top Ten Films of 2018
  26. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  27. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  28. Hollywood Reporter: Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  29. IndieWire: Eric Kohn: Best Movies of 2018
  30. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  31. Artforum: James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2018
  32. A.V. Club: Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: Top 15 Films of 2018
  33. Los Angeles Times: Mark Olsen: Best Movies of 2018
  34. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: Top 15 Films of 2018
  35. Artforum: Amy Taubin: Best Films of 2018
  36. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2018
  37. BuzzFeed: Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies Of 2018
  38. Desist Film: Best Films of 2018
  39. Variety: Peter Debruge: Top 10 Films of 2018
  40. Atlantic: David Sims: Best Films of 2018
  41. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  42. RogerEbert.com: Ten Best Films of 2018
  43. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  44. Vox: Alissa Wilkinson: Best Movies of 2018
  45. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  46. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  47. Much Ado About Cinema: Best Films of 2018
  48. Huffington Post: Matthew Jacobs: 20 Best Movies Of 2018
  49. Rolling Stone: David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  50. Rolling Stone: Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  51. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  52. A.V. Club: Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018
  53. Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2018
  54. Esquire: Nick Schager: 25 Best Movies of 2018
  55. Nashville Scene: The 2018 Jim Ridley Film Poll
  56. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  57. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  58. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  59. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  60. Michael Sicinski: Top 50 Films of 2018
  61. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  62. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  63. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  64. Boston Globe: Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  65. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  66. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s