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. Jon Frosch: Best Films of 2019
  2. A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2019
  3. Joshua Rothkopf: The 20 Best Movies of 2019
  4. Tomris Laffly: Top 25 Films of 2019
  5. Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Films of 2019
  6. Charles Bramesco: The Best Films of 2019
  7. Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2019
  8. Michael Phillips: The Best Movies of 2019
  9. Daily Beast: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  10. Owen Gleiberman: The Best Films of 2019
  11. Playlist: The 25 Best Films Of 2019
  12. Bilge Ebiri: Top 10 Movies of the Year
  13. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  14. Matt Patches: The Best Movies of 2019
  15. Anne Thompson: Top Ten Films of 2019
  16. David Rooney: Best Films of 2019
  17. A.V. Club: Best Films of 2019
  18. Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2019
  19. Ringer: The Best Movies of 2019
  20. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2019
  21. Stephanie Zacharek: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  22. Beatrice Loayza: The Best Films of 2019
  23. Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2019
  24. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2019
  25. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2019
  26. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2019
  27. Ben Kenigsberg: Top Ten Films of 2019
  28. Allison Shoemaker: Top 10 Films of 2019
  29. Eric Kohn: The 19 Best Movies of 2019
  30. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  31. Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2019
  32. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  33. Caroline Siede: The Best Films of 2019
  34. David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2019
  35. Tasha Robinson: The Best Movies of 2019
  36. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  37. Marya Gates: Favorite Fifteen Films of 2019
  38. Nictate: Top 16 Films of 2019
  39. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of 2019
  40. Vikram Murthi: The Best Films of 2019
  41. Roxana Hadadi: The Best Films of 2019
  42. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  43. Mike D’Angelo: The Best Films of 2019
  44. Glenn Kenny: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  45. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2019
  46. Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  47. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s