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. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2019
  2. Marya Gates: Favorite Fifteen Films of 2019
  3. David Rooney: Best Films of 2019
  4. Stephanie Zacharek: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  5. Eric Kohn: The 19 Best Movies of 2019
  6. Glenn Kenny: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  7. Peter Debruge: The Best Films of 2019
  8. Odie Henderson: Top Ten Films of 2019
  9. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2019
  10. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2019
  11. Bilge Ebiri: Top 10 Movies of the Year
  12. Melissa Anderson: 10 Best Films of 2019
  13. Monica Castillo: Top Ten Films of 2019
  14. Keith Uhlich: Best Films of 2019
  15. David Hudson: Favorite Films of 2019
  16. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  17. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  18. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top 10 Films of 2019
  19. John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2019
  20. Anne Thompson: Top Ten Films of 2019
  21. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  22. Daily Beast: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  23. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2019
  24. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  25. Nictate: Top 16 Films of 2019
  26. Playlist: The 25 Best Films Of 2019
  27. Michael Glover Smith: Top 25 Films of 2019
  28. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  29. Caden Mark Gardner: Top 25 Films of 2019
  30. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  31. Tomris Laffly: Top 25 Films of 2019