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. Margaret Lyons: The Best Shows That Ended in 2019
  2. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  4. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  5. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  6. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  8. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Mercury News: Best TV Shows of 2017
  11. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. LaToya Ferguson: The Best TV Shows of 2018
  13. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  14. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  15. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  16. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  17. RogerEbert.com: The Best Television of the Decade
  18. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  19. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  20. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  21. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  22. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  23. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  24. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  25. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  26. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  27. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  28. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  29. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade