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. Stephen Holden: Top 10 Movies of 2011
  2. MSN: Top 10 Movies of 2011
  3. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2011
  4. Anne Thompson: Top Ten Films of 2011
  5. David Denby: Best Films of 2011
  6. Nerve: 15 Best Movies of 2011
  7. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  8. Roger Ebert: Best Films of 2011
  9. Film Comment: 50 Best Released Films of 2011
  10. Empire: 20 Best Films of 2012
  11. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  12. Richard Brody: 26 Best Films of 2011
  13. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2011
  14. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2011