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. Mike D’Angelo: 15 Best Films of 2016
  2. La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2015
  3. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2015
  4. Michael Sicinski: Top 10 Films of 2016
  5. Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2016
  6. Scott Tobias: Top 10 Films of 2016
  7. Reverse Shot: 12 Best Movies of 2016
  8. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  9. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  10. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: 15 Best Films of 2016
  11. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2016
  12. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  13. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  14. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  15. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  16. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2016
  17. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s