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. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2018
  2. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018
  3. Another Gaze: Top Ten Films by Women in 2018
  4. Melissa Anderson: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  5. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  6. John Beifuss: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  7. Mick LaSalle: Best Movies of 2018
  8. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  9. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2018
  10. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  11. Darren Hughes: Favorite US Releases of 2018
  12. Ringer: Best Movies of 2018
  13. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  14. Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017
  15. David Sims: Best Films of 2018
  16. Ed Gonzalez: Top 10 Films of 2018
  17. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  18. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  19. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  20. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 26 Films of 2017
  21. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  22. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  23. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  24. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  25. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017
  26. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  27. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  28. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018