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. Vulture: Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  2. Metro: Matt Prigge: 30 Best Films of 2015
  3. BuzzFeed: Alison Willmore: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  4. IndieWire: 66 Best Films of 2015
  5. Boston Globe: Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  6. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  7. Vanity Fair: Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of the 2010s
  8. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  9. A.V. Club: Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2015
  10. Roxana Hadadi: Top 50 Movies of the Decade
  11. Fandor: Top 25 Films of 2015
  12. A.V. Club: Nick Schager: The Best Films of 2015
  13. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2015
  14. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  15. Vanity Fair: Richard Lawson: 17 Best Films of 2015
  16. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  17. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  18. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  19. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  20. New York Times: Manohla Dargis: 37 Best Movies of 2015
  21. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  22. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  23. Collider: Matt Goldberg: Top 25 Films of the 2010s
  24. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2015
  25. Thompson on Hollywood: Anne Thompson: Top 10 Films of 2015
  26. Vogue: John Powers: Top 11 Films of 2015
  27. Les Inrocks: Top 20 Films of 2015
  28. ScreenCrush: Matt Singer: The Best Movies of 2015
  29. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  30. Atlantic: Christopher Orr: 22 Best Movies of 2015
  31. A.V. Club: Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2015
  32. Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015
  33. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  34. Esquire: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  35. A.V. Club: Mike D’Angelo: The Best Films of 2015
  36. GCN: Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2015
  37. ScreenCrush: Matt Singer: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  38. Village Voice: Melissa Anderson: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  39. Time Out London: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  40. Nictate: 15 Favorite Films of 2015
  41. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  42. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  43. A.V. Club: A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2015
  44. Artforum: John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2015
  45. LA Weekly: Amy Nicholson: Top 10 Films of 2015
  46. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  47. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2015
  48. La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2015
  49. A.V. Club: Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: The Best Films of 2015
  50. Keyframe Daily: David Hudson: Top 17 Films of 2015
  51. IndieWire: Eric Kohn: Best 15 Films of 2015
  52. M. Leary: 24 Favorite Films of 2015
  53. Chicago Reader: Ben Sachs: Favorite Films of 2015
  54. The Big Picture: Chris Ryan: Top 10 Movies of the 2010s
  55. The Big Picture: Sean Fennessey: Top 10 Movies of the 2010s
  56. Little White Lies: 20 Best Films of 2015
  57. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the 2010s
  58. New York Times: A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  59. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  60. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015
  61. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  62. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  63. Time Out New York: Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  64. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2015
  65. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  66. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  67. Hyperallergic: The Best Films of the Decade
  68. Vanity Fair: K. Austin Collins: The 30 Best Movies of the 2010s
  69. World of Reel: Jordan Ruimy: The 25 Best Movies of the 2010s
  70. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015