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. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  2. Ben Kenigsberg: Top Ten Films of 2018
  3. RogerEbert.com Survey: Ten Best Films of 2018
  4. Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  5. Tomris Laffly: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  6. Stephanie Zacharek: Ten Best Movies of 2018
  7. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  8. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2018
  9. Jeffrey M. Anderson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  10. Ann Hornaday: Best Movies of 2018
  11. David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  12. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  13. Emily Yoshida: Best Movies of 2018
  14. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  15. Noel Murray: Top 15 Films of 2018
  16. Christopher Orr: Best Films of 2018
  17. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  18. John Powers: 2018's 12 Best Movies
  19. David Sterritt: Ten Best Films of 2018
  20. Christy Lemire: 10 Best Films of 2018
  21. Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  22. Josh Larsen: Top Ten Films of 2018
  23. Eric Kohn: Best Movies of 2018
  24. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  25. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2018
  26. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  27. Uproxx: Best Movies of 2018
  28. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  29. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  30. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  31. Amy Taubin: Best Films of 2018
  32. Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018
  33. Ringer: Best Movies of 2018
  34. Steve Erickson: Best Films of 2018
  35. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  36. Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018
  37. Adam Kempenaar: Top 10 Films of 2018
  38. A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2018
  39. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  40. Matt Singer: Best Films of 2018
  41. Odie Henderson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  42. A.V. Club: Best 25 Films of 2018
  43. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  44. Anaïs Lebrun: Favorite Films of 2018
  45. Federica Foglia: Top Ten Films of 2018
  46. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  47. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  48. Charles Bramesco: Top 15 Films of 2018
  49. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2018
  50. Matthew Jacobs: 20 Best Movies Of 2018
  51. Katie Rife: Top 15 Films of 2018
  52. Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018
  53. Much Ado About Cinema: Best Films of 2018
  54. A.A. Dowd: Top 15 Films of 2018
  55. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  56. Alissa Wilkinson: Best Movies of 2018
  57. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  58. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  59. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  60. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2018
  61. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  62. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  63. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  64. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  65. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  66. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  67. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  68. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s