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. Dennis Cooper: 16 Favorite Films of 2012
  2. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2012
  3. Nick Schager: Top 20 Films of 2012
  4. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2012
  5. Ed Gonzalez: Top 20 Films of 2012
  6. Andrew O’Hehir: 20 Best Movies of 2012
  7. David Edelstein: Top Ten Movies of 2012
  8. Ben Kenigsberg: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  9. Ty Burr: Top 26 Movies of 2012
  10. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2012
  11. Matt Singer: 20 Best Films of 2012
  12. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2012
  13. Film Comment: 50 Best Films of 2012
  14. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2012
  15. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade