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. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  2. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  3. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  4. Sonia Saraiya: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  5. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  7. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  8. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Emily VanDerWerff: The 21 TV Shows that Explained the 2010s
  10. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  11. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  12. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  14. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  15. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  16. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  17. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  18. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  19. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  20. RogerEbert.com: The Best Television of the Decade
  21. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  22. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  23. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  24. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  25. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  26. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  27. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s