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. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  2. IndieWire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  3. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  5. RogerEbert.com: The Best Television of the Decade
  6. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  7. Tim Goodman: 32 Best TV Shows of 2018
  8. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  9. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  10. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  11. Alan Sepinwall: 21 Best TV Shows of 2016
  12. Mercury News: Top 10 TV Shows of 2018
  13. Hank Stuever: Best TV Shows of 2018
  14. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  15. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  16. Daniel D’Addario: Best TV Shows of 2018
  17. Lara Zarum: Ten Best TV Shows of 2018
  18. David Bianculli: Best TV Shows of 2018
  19. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  20. Playlist: The Best TV Shows & Mini-Series of the Decade
  21. Emily VanDerWerff: Best TV of 2018
  22. Hank Stuever: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  23. Daniel D’Addario: Top 10 TV Shows of 2016
  24. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  25. IndieWire: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  26. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  27. Esquire: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  28. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  29. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2014
  30. Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  31. Matt Zoller Seitz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  32. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  33. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  34. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  35. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  36. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2018
  37. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  38. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017
  39. Allison Keene: Best TV Shows of 2018
  40. LaToya Ferguson: The Best TV Shows of 2018
  41. David Bianculli: Best TV of 2017
  42. San Francisco Chronicle: 14 Best TV Shows of 2018
  43. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  44. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  45. Keith Uhlich: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  46. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  47. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  48. Complex: 30 Best TV Shows of 2018
  49. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  50. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  51. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade