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. Darren Franich: Best TV Shows of 2019
  2. Kristen Baldwin: The Best TV Shows of the Decade
  3. Darren Franich: Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. Kristen Baldwin: Best TV Shows of 2018
  5. Kristen Baldwin: Best TV Shows of 2019
  6. Ringer: Best Television Shows of 2018
  7. LaToya Ferguson: The Best TV Shows of 2018
  8. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  9. Darren Franich: The Best TV Shows of the Decade
  10. Melanie McFarland: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  11. Kathryn VanArendonk: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  12. Kelly Lawler: The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019 (So Far)
  13. Playlist: Best TV Shows of 2018
  14. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  15. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  16. Autostraddle: The Best TV Shows of 2018 with LGBT Women Characters
  17. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  18. Paste: The 25 Best TV Shows of the Year (So Far)
  19. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  20. Autostraddle: The Best TV Shows of 2019 with LGBT Women Characters
  21. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  22. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  23. Paste: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019
  24. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2017
  25. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  26. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  27. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  28. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s