Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. A.V. Club: Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2021
  2. Time Out London: The 20 Best Films of 2021
  3. Ringer: Sean Fennessey: The Best Movies of 2021
  4. Entertainment Weekly: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  5. Collider: Ross Bonaime: Top 10 Films of 2021
  6. Atlantic: David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2021
  7. AP: Lindsey Bahr: Best Films of 2021
  8. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2021
  9. IndieWire: The 25 Best Movies of 2021
  10. New Yorker: Richard Brody: The Best Movies of 2021
  11. A.V. Club: Vikram Murthi: The Best Films of 2021
  12. Ringer: Adam Nayman: The Best Movies of 2021
  13. AP: Jake Coyle: Best Films of 2021
  14. A.V. Club: Charles Bramesco: The Best Films of 2021
  15. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2021
  16. World of Reel: Jordan Ruimy: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  17. Uproxx: The Best Movies Of 2021
  18. RogerEbert.com: The Ten Best Films of 2021
  19. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2021
  20. Good Morning America: Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2021
  21. Esquire: Nick Schager: The Best Movies of 2021
  22. Slant: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  23. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2021
  24. The Reveal: Keith Phipps: The Best Films of 2021
  25. A.V. Club: The Best Films of 2021
  26. The Reveal: Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2021
  27. San Francisco Chronicle: Mick LaSalle: Top 10 Movies of 2021
  28. Guardian: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  29. Chicago Tribune: Michael Phillips: Top 10 Best Movies of 2021
  30. Paste: The 50 Best Movies of 2021
  31. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2021
  32. Hyperallergic: Our Top 10 Films of 2021
  33. Variety: Peter Debruge: The Best Films of 2021
  34. Vox: Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Movies of 2021
  35. Rolling Stone: David Fear: 20 Best Movies of 2021
  36. USA Today: Brian Truitt: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  37. Screen Slate: Best Movies of 2021
  38. Film Comment: Best Films of 2021
  39. Scout Tafoya: My Favourite Films of 2021