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. Alison Willmore: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  2. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 16 Movies of 2015
  3. Ann Hornaday: 29 Best Films of 2015
  4. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2015
  5. A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  6. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  7. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  8. Richard Brody: 30 Best Movies of 2015
  9. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  10. IndieWire: 66 Best Films of 2015
  11. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  12. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  13. Roxana Hadadi: Top 50 Movies of the Decade
  14. Matt Prigge: 30 Best Films of 2015
  15. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  16. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  17. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s