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. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  2. Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018
  3. David Sims: Best Films of 2018
  4. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2018
  5. Peter Debruge: Top 10 Films of 2018
  6. John Powers: 2018's 12 Best Movies
  7. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2018
  8. Allison Shoemaker: Top 15 Films of 2018
  9. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2018
  10. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  11. Federica Foglia: Top Ten Films of 2018
  12. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  13. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  14. Emily Yoshida: Best Movies of 2018
  15. Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  16. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2018
  17. Joshua Rothkopf: Top 10 Movies of 2018
  18. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  19. A.A. Dowd: Top 15 Films of 2018
  20. Scout Tafoya: Favourite Films of 2018
  21. Nick Schager: 25 Best Movies of 2018
  22. Dilara Elbir: Best Films of 2018
  23. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  24. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  25. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  26. Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018
  27. Charles Bramesco: Top 15 Films of 2018
  28. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  29. Philip Concannon: Best Films of 2018
  30. Alissa Wilkinson: Best Movies of 2018
  31. A.V. Club: Best 25 Films of 2018
  32. Little White Lies: 30 Best Films of 2018
  33. Much Ado About Cinema: Best Films of 2018
  34. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  35. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  36. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  37. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  38. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  39. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  40. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s