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. Vulture: David Edelstein: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  2. RogerEbert.com: Nell Minow: Top Ten Films of 2016
  3. Washington Post: Ann Hornaday: 26 Best Movies of 2016
  4. RogerEbert.com: Susan Wloszczyna: Top Ten Films of 2016
  5. Atlantic: Christopher Orr: 35 Best Movies of 2016
  6. A.V. Club: Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: The Best Films of 2016
  7. RogerEbert.com: Christina Newland: Top Ten Films of 2016
  8. Esquire: Nick Schager: The 25 Best Movies of 2016
  9. BuzzFeed: Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2016
  10. Roxana Hadadi: Top 50 Movies of the Decade
  11. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2016
  12. Village Voice: Ben Kenigsberg: 10 Best Films of 2016
  13. A.V. Club: Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2016
  14. RogerEbert.com: Christy Lemire: Top Ten Films of 2016
  15. RogerEbert.com: Mark Dujsik: Top Ten Films of 2016
  16. IndieWire Poll: Jonathan Rosenbaum: Top 10 Films of 2016
  17. Chicago Tribune: Michael Phillips: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  18. A.V. Club: A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2016
  19. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  20. A.V. Club: Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2016
  21. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2016
  22. Hollywood Reporter: Todd McCarthy: 19 Best Films of 2016
  23. Village Voice: Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  24. Peter Labuza: 15 Favorite Films of 2016
  25. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  26. Chicago Reader: J.R. Jones: The Best Films of 2016
  27. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 30 Films of 2016
  28. Glenn Kenny: 50 Noteworthy Films of 2016
  29. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  30. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s