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. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  2. Eric Kohn: 17 Best Movies of 2017
  3. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017
  4. Christopher Orr: Best Movies of 2017
  5. Steve Erickson: Top 26 Films of 2017
  6. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017
  7. IndieWire Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  8. Genevieve Koski: Top 15 Films of 2017
  9. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  10. Owen Gleiberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  11. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  12. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  13. A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017
  14. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  15. RogerEbert.com: Ten Best Films of 2017
  16. Emily Yoshida: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  17. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2017
  18. Keith Phipps: Top 16 Films of 2017
  19. Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017
  20. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  21. Matt Zoller Seitz: Best Films of 2017
  22. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  23. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  24. Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017
  25. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2017
  26. Alissa Wilkinson: 35 Best Films of 2017
  27. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  28. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  29. Uproxx: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  30. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2017
  31. Matthew Jacobs: 27 Best Movies of 2017
  32. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  33. Noel Murray: Best Films of 2017
  34. Ann Hornaday: 12 Best Movies of 2017
  35. Manohla Dargis: 40 Best Movies of 2017
  36. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Films of 2017
  37. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  38. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  39. Consequence of Sound: Top 25 Movies of 2017
  40. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  41. Mark Olsen: 20 Best Films of 2017
  42. Graham Fuller: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  43. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  44. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2017
  45. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2017
  46. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 10 Movies of 2017
  47. Sheila O’Malley: Best Films of 2017
  48. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  49. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2017
  50. K. Austin Collins: 24 Best Movies of 2017
  51. Matt Singer: 20 Best Films of 2017
  52. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2017
  53. Michael Sicinski: Top 25 Films of 2017
  54. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  55. Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  56. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  57. Film School Rejects: Best Movies of 2017
  58. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2017
  59. Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017
  60. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  61. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  62. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017