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. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  2. Margaret Lyons: The Best Shows That Ended in 2019
  3. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. Autostraddle: The Best TV Shows of 2019 with LGBT Women Characters
  5. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  7. Autostraddle: The Best TV Shows of 2018 with LGBT Women Characters
  8. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  9. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  11. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  12. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  13. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  14. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  15. Paste: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  16. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  17. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade
  18. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  19. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  20. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  21. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s