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. Paste: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  2. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2019
  3. Kelly Lawler: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019 (So Far)
  4. Decider: Top 20 TV Shows of 2019
  5. entertainment.ie: 20 Best TV Shows of the Decade
  6. Kathryn VanArendonk: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  7. Jen Chaney: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  8. Willa Paskin: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019
  9. Little White Lies: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  10. Margaret Lyons: The Best Shows That Ended in 2019
  11. A.V. Club: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  12. Paste: The 25 Best TV Shows of the Year (So Far)
  13. Ben Travers: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  14. Slant: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  15. Autostraddle: The Best TV Shows of 2019 with LGBT Women Characters
  16. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade
  17. Emily VanDerWerff: The 18 Best TV Shows of 2019
  18. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  19. Sonia Saraiya: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019
  20. Guardian: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  21. The Skinny: Top 10 TV Series of 2019
  22. David Bianculli: The Best TV of 2019
  23. Angelica Jade Bastién: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  24. Kristen Baldwin: Best TV Shows of 2019
  25. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  26. Esquire: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  27. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  28. RogerEbert.com: The Best Television of the Decade
  29. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  30. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  31. Matt Zoller Seitz: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  32. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  33. Hank Stuever: Best TV shows of 2019
  34. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  35. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  36. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  37. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  38. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  39. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  40. Emily VanDerWerff: The 21 TV Shows that Explained the 2010s
  41. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  42. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016