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. Manohla Dargis: 40 Best Movies of 2017
  2. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  3. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017
  4. Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  5. Christopher Orr: Best Movies of 2017
  6. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2017
  7. Robert Koehler: Best Movies of 2017
  8. Scott Feinberg: Top Ten Films of 2017
  9. IndieWire Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  10. Nick Schager: Best Movies of 2017
  11. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: Best Films of 2017
  12. Consequence of Sound: Top 25 Movies of 2017
  13. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2017
  14. Michael Sicinski: Top 25 Films of 2017
  15. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2017
  16. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2017
  17. Mallory Andrews: Top 10 Films of 2017
  18. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  19. Noel Murray: Best Films of 2017
  20. Ben Kenigsberg: Best Films of 2017
  21. Genevieve Koski: Top 15 Films of 2017
  22. Anne Thompson: 12 Best Films of 2017
  23. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 10 Movies of 2017
  24. Keith Phipps: Top 16 Films of 2017
  25. A.A. Dowd: Best Films of 2017
  26. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  27. Ann Hornaday: 12 Best Movies of 2017
  28. Todd McCarthy: 20 Best Films of 2017
  29. Film School Rejects: Best Movies of 2017
  30. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  31. Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017
  32. Jesse Hassenger: Best Films of 2017
  33. Justin Chang: 32 Best Films of 2017
  34. Alissa Wilkinson: 35 Best Films of 2017
  35. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  36. Mike D’Angelo: Best Films of 2017
  37. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  38. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2017
  39. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  40. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  41. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  42. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  43. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017