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. David Edelstein: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  2. Anne Thompson: Top Ten Films of 2019
  3. Fernando F. Croce: Favorite 2019 Movies
  4. Ringer: The Best Movies of 2019
  5. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2019
  6. Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2019
  7. Vikram Murthi: The Best Films of 2019
  8. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of 2019
  9. Todd McCarthy: The Best Films of 2019
  10. Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2019
  11. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2019
  12. A.V. Club: Best Films of 2019
  13. Stephanie Zacharek: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  14. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  15. Roxana Hadadi: The Best Films of 2019
  16. Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2019
  17. Playlist: The 25 Best Films Of 2019
  18. Nictate: Top 16 Films of 2019
  19. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  20. John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2019
  21. Jon Frosch: Best Films of 2019
  22. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  23. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2019
  24. Glenn Kenny: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  25. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  26. Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2019
  27. Tomris Laffly: Top 25 Films of 2019
  28. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  29. David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2019
  30. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: The Best Films of 2019
  31. David Hudson: Favorite Films of 2019
  32. Charles Bramesco: The Best Films of 2019
  33. Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Films of 2019
  34. Sean Fennessey: Top 10 Movies of the Decade
  35. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2019
  36. Sheri Linden: Best Films of 2019
  37. Esquire: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  38. David Rooney: Best Films of 2019
  39. Alison Willmore: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  40. K. Austin Collins: The 15 Best Movies of 2019
  41. Monica Castillo: Top Ten Films of 2019
  42. Owen Gleiberman: The Best Films of 2019
  43. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2019
  44. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2019
  45. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2019
  46. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2019
  47. Mike D’Angelo: The Best Films of 2019
  48. Caroline Siede: The Best Films of 2019
  49. Ben Kenigsberg: Top Ten Films of 2019
  50. Brian Darr: Top Ten Films of 2019
  51. Chris Ryan: Top 10 Movies of the Decade
  52. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2019
  53. Joshua Rothkopf: The 20 Best Movies of 2019
  54. Bilge Ebiri: Top 10 Movies of the Year
  55. Melissa Anderson: 10 Best Films of 2019
  56. Dan Sallitt: Favorite Films of 2019
  57. Matt Patches: The Best Movies of 2019
  58. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  59. Lawrence Garcia: The Best Films of 2019
  60. Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  61. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  62. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  63. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  64. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  65. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  66. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  67. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s