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. Hyperallergic: The Best Films of the Decade
  2. Nicole Brenez: 10 Best Films of 2015
  3. Reverse Shot: 12 Best Movies of 2016
  4. Manohla Dargis: 28 Best Movies of 2016
  5. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2015
  6. Reverse Shot: Best Films of the Decade
  7. Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2016
  8. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2015
  9. Brian Darr: Top Ten Feature Films of 2016
  10. Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2016
  11. Miriam Bale: Top 14 Films of 2016
  12. Jordan Cronk: The 50 Best Films of the 2010s
  13. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  14. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2015
  15. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  16. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  17. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  18. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  19. Little White Lies: 25 Best Films of 2016
  20. Glenn Kenny: 50 Noteworthy Films of 2016
  21. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2016
  22. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  23. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  24. Seventh Row: 50 Favourite Films of the Decade
  25. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  26. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s