Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. Atlantic: Christopher Orr: Best Movies of 2017
  2. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017
  3. GCN: Steve Erickson: Top 26 Films of 2017
  4. IndieWire Poll: Best Movies of 2017
  5. IndieWire: Eric Kohn: 17 Best Movies of 2017
  6. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  7. Nashville Scene: The 2017 Jim Ridley Memorial Film Poll
  8. New Yorker: Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017
  9. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  10. Genevieve Koski: Top 15 Films of 2017
  11. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  12. Rolling Stone: Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  13. Variety: Owen Gleiberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  14. Keith Phipps: Top 16 Films of 2017
  15. Variety: Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017
  16. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  17. Artforum: Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2017
  18. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  19. RogerEbert.com: Ten Best Films of 2017
  20. Chicago Tribune: Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  21. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the 2010s
  22. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  23. RogerEbert.com: Matt Zoller Seitz: Best Films of 2017
  24. New York Times: A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017
  25. Vulture: Emily Yoshida: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  26. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  27. Vox: Alissa Wilkinson: 35 Best Films of 2017
  28. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2017
  29. Uproxx: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  30. Vulture: David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2017
  31. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: Best Films of 2017
  32. Daily: David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  33. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2017
  34. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  35. Washington Post: Ann Hornaday: 12 Best Movies of 2017
  36. New York Times: Manohla Dargis: 40 Best Movies of 2017
  37. Huffington Post: Matthew Jacobs: 27 Best Movies of 2017
  38. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  39. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  40. Vanity Fair: Richard Lawson: 10 Best Films of 2017
  41. RogerEbert.com: Allison Shoemaker: Top Ten Films of 2017
  42. A.V. Club: Noel Murray: Best Films of 2017
  43. Vanity Fair: Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of the 2010s
  44. The Big Picture: Sean Fennessey: Top 10 Movies of the 2010s
  45. Boston Globe: Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  46. Artforum: J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2017
  47. Hyperallergic: The Best Films of the Decade
  48. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  49. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  50. Consequence of Sound: Top 25 Movies of 2017
  51. Collider: Matt Goldberg: Top 25 Films of the 2010s
  52. RogerEbert.com: Christina Newland: Top Ten Films of 2017
  53. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  54. Los Angeles Times: Mark Olsen: 20 Best Films of 2017
  55. Culture Trip: Graham Fuller: 20 Best Movies of 2017
  56. Time: Stephanie Zacharek: Top 10 Movies of 2017
  57. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  58. RogerEbert.com: Sheila O’Malley: Best Films of 2017
  59. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2017
  60. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2017
  61. BuzzFeed: Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2017
  62. Ringer: K. Austin Collins: 24 Best Movies of 2017
  63. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  64. ScreenCrush: Matt Singer: 20 Best Films of 2017
  65. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2017
  66. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  67. Michael Sicinski: Top 25 Films of 2017
  68. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  69. Roxana Hadadi: Top 50 Movies of the Decade
  70. Senses of Cinema World Poll: Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  71. Village Voice: Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  72. Film School Rejects: Best Movies of 2017
  73. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  74. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2017
  75. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  76. Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017
  77. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  78. World of Reel: Jordan Ruimy: The 25 Best Movies of the 2010s
  79. Chicago Reader: Ben Sachs: Favorite Films of 2017
  80. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  81. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  82. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017