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. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  6. IndieWire: 66 Best Films of 2015
  7. Time Out London: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  8. Christopher Orr: 22 Best Movies of 2015
  9. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  10. Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015
  11. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  12. Ann Hornaday: 29 Best Films of 2015
  13. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  14. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2015
  15. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  16. A.A. Dowd: 15 Best Films of 2015
  17. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  18. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  19. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  20. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  21. Little White Lies: 20 Best Films of 2015
  22. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  23. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015
  24. Roxana Hadadi: Top 50 Movies of the Decade
  25. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  26. Matt Prigge: 30 Best Films of 2015
  27. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  28. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  29. Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  30. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  31. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  32. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  33. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  34. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade