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