Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists. 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. Amy Taubin: Top 10 Films of 2012
  2. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2012
  3. Matt Prigge: Top 10 Films of 2012
  4. Fernando F. Croce: Top 20 Films of 2012
  5. L Magazine: 25 Best Films of 2012
  6. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2012
  7. Glenn Kenny: 25 Best Films of 2012
  8. Miriam Bale: Top 10 Films of 2012
  9. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 11 Films of 2012
  10. Ben Sachs: 20 Favorite Films of 2012
  11. Keith Uhlich: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  12. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2012
  13. Film Comment: 50 Best Films of 2012
  14. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2012
  15. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2012
  16. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2012