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 Morgan: The 10 Best Films of 2019
  2. Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2019
  3. Hyperallergic: Top 15 Feature Films of 2019
  4. Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Films of 2019
  5. Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  6. Playlist: The 25 Best Films Of 2019
  7. Karen Han: The Best Movies of 2019
  8. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  9. Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2019
  10. David Hudson: Favorite Films of 2019
  11. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  12. Tasha Robinson: The Best Movies of 2019
  13. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2019
  14. Michael Phillips: The Best Movies of 2019
  15. Karen Han: The Best Movies of the 2010s Decade
  16. Christy Lemire: Top 10 Films of 2019
  17. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top 10 Films of 2019
  18. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  19. David Rooney: Best Films of 2019
  20. Ringer: The Best Movies of 2019
  21. Anne Thompson: Top Ten Films of 2019
  22. Matt Zoller Seitz: Top Ten Films of 2019
  23. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2019
  24. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  25. David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2019
  26. Mallory Andrews: Best Films of 2019
  27. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of 2019
  28. Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2019
  29. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2019
  30. Amanda Dobbins: Top 10 Movies of the Decade
  31. Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2019
  32. Bilge Ebiri: Top 10 Movies of the Year
  33. A.V. Club: Best Films of 2019
  34. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  35. Alison Willmore: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  36. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2019
  37. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2019
  38. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2019
  39. Jesse Hassenger: The Best Films of 2019
  40. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2019
  41. Allison Shoemaker: Top 10 Films of 2019
  42. Kristy Puchko: Top 10 Films of 2019
  43. Sheri Linden: Best Films of 2019
  44. Matt Patches: The Best Movies of 2019
  45. Odie Henderson: Top Ten Films of 2019
  46. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  47. Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of the 2010s
  48. Tomris Laffly: Top 25 Films of 2019
  49. Saige Walton: Favorite Films of 2019
  50. David Edelstein: Top 10 Movies of 2019
  51. A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2019
  52. Jon Frosch: Best Films of 2019
  53. Joshua Rothkopf: The 20 Best Movies of 2019
  54. Eric Kohn: The 19 Best Movies of 2019
  55. Vikram Murthi: The Best Films of 2019
  56. Caroline Siede: The Best Films of 2019
  57. Stephanie Zacharek: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  58. Steve Erickson: Best Films of 2019
  59. Daily Beast: The 10 Best Movies of 2019
  60. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2019
  61. Roxana Hadadi: The Best Films of 2019
  62. Ben Kenigsberg: Top Ten Films of 2019
  63. Charles Bramesco: The Best Films of 2019
  64. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: The Best Films of 2019
  65. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  66. Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  67. Matt Goldberg: Top 25 Films of the 2010s
  68. Fernando F. Croce: Favorite 2019 Movies
  69. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  70. Nictate: Top 16 Films of 2019
  71. Michael Glover Smith: Top 25 Films of 2019
  72. Hyperallergic: The Best Films of the Decade
  73. Glenn Kenny: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  74. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  75. Caden Mark Gardner: Top 25 Films of 2019
  76. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  77. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  78. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  79. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  80. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  81. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  82. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s