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. Guardian: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  2. Willa Paskin: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  3. Complex: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  4. Kathryn VanArendonk: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  5. Ringer: Best Television Shows of 2018
  6. Willa Paskin: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019
  7. Little White Lies: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  8. Paste: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  9. Slant: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  10. Emily VanDerWerff: The 18 Best TV Shows of 2019
  11. Matt Zoller Seitz: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  12. Decider: Top 20 TV Shows of 2019
  13. Lara Zarum: Ten Best TV Shows of 2018
  14. Hank Stuever: Best TV shows of 2019
  15. A.V. Club: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  16. Jen Chaney: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  17. Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  18. Ben Travers: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  19. Complex: 30 Best TV Shows of 2018
  20. Sonia Saraiya: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019
  21. entertainment.ie: 20 Best TV Shows of the Decade
  22. Melanie McFarland: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  23. The Skinny: Top 10 TV Series of 2019
  24. Mercury News: Top 10 TV Shows of 2018
  25. Tim Goodman: 32 Best TV Shows of 2018
  26. Kristen Baldwin: Best TV Shows of 2019
  27. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  28. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  29. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  30. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  31. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  32. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  33. Allison Keene: Best TV Shows of 2018
  34. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018
  35. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  36. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  37. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  38. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  39. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  40. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade