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: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  2. Anne Thompson: Top 10 Films of 2015
  3. David Edelstein: 30 Best Movies of 2015
  4. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  5. IndieWire: 66 Best Films of 2015
  6. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  7. Time Out London: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  8. Christopher Orr: 22 Best Movies of 2015
  9. Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015
  10. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  11. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  12. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  13. Ann Hornaday: 29 Best Films of 2015
  14. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2015
  15. A.A. Dowd: 15 Best Films of 2015
  16. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  17. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  18. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  19. Little White Lies: 20 Best Films of 2015
  20. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  21. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015
  22. Matt Prigge: 30 Best Films of 2015
  23. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  24. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  25. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  26. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s