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. A.O. Scott: 21 Best Movies of 2017
  2. Todd McCarthy: 19 Best Films of 2016
  3. Ed Gonzalez: Top 30 Movies of 2017
  4. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2016
  5. Manohla Dargis: 28 Best Movies of 2016
  6. Justin Chang: Top 25 Movies of 2016
  7. Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2016
  8. Noel Murray: 15 Best Films of 2016
  9. Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2016
  10. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  11. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  12. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  13. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  14. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  15. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2017
  16. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016