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. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  2. David Hudson: Top 17 Films of 2015
  3. Manohla Dargis: 37 Best Movies of 2015
  4. John Powers: Top 11 Films of 2015
  5. Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2015
  6. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2015
  7. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  8. Variety: 10 Best Films of 2015
  9. Fandor: Top 25 Films of 2015
  10. La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2015
  11. Brian Darr: 10 Best Feature Films of 2015
  12. Kevin B. Lee: 15 Favorite Films of 2015
  13. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2015
  14. Reverse Shot: 10 Best Movies of 2015
  15. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2015
  16. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: 15 Best Films of 2015
  17. Nick Schager: 10 Best Films of 2015
  18. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  19. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  20. Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2015
  21. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2015
  22. Melissa Anderson: 19 Best Movies of 2015
  23. Ben Kenigsberg: 10 Best Films of 2015
  24. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  25. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  26. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  27. Little White Lies: 25 Best Films of 2016
  28. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  29. IndieWire: 66 Best Films of 2015
  30. Jordan Cronk: The 50 Best Films of the 2010s
  31. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015
  32. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  33. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade