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. Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2019
  2. Brian Darr: Top Ten Films of 2019
  3. Kristy Puchko: Top 10 Films of 2019
  4. Todd McCarthy: The Best Films of 2019
  5. Allison Shoemaker: Top 10 Films of 2019
  6. Caroline Siede: The Best Films of 2019
  7. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  8. David Edelstein: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  9. Roxana Hadadi: The Best Films of 2019
  10. Christy Lemire: Top 10 Films of 2019
  11. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2019
  12. Stephanie Zacharek: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  13. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2019
  14. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of 2019
  15. Ann Hornaday: Best Movies of 2019
  16. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2019
  17. Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2019
  18. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2019
  19. Mallory Andrews: Best Films of 2019
  20. Joshua Rothkopf: The 20 Best Movies of 2019
  21. Ringer: The Best Movies of 2019
  22. A.V. Club: Best Films of 2019
  23. David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2019
  24. Justine Smith: Top 10 Films of 2019
  25. Tomris Laffly: Top 25 Films of 2019
  26. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2019
  27. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  28. Alison Willmore: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  29. Michael Phillips: The Best Movies of 2019
  30. A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2019
  31. Matt Patches: The Best Movies of 2019
  32. Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Films of 2019
  33. Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2019
  34. Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2019
  35. Michael Glover Smith: Top 25 Films of 2019
  36. Glenn Kenny: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  37. Karen Han: The Best Movies of 2019
  38. Playlist: The 25 Best Films Of 2019
  39. Caden Mark Gardner: Top 25 Films of 2019
  40. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019