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. A.V. Club: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  2. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  3. Decider: Best TV Shows of 2018
  4. A.V. Club: Best TV of 2018
  5. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  6. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Melanie McFarland: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  8. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  10. Complex: 30 Best TV Shows of 2018
  11. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  12. Entertainment Weekly: Best TV Shows of 2017
  13. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  14. David Bianculli: Best TV Shows of 2018
  15. Judy Berman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2018
  16. Tim Goodman: 32 Best TV Shows of 2018
  17. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  18. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  19. Lara Zarum: 16 Best TV Shows of 2017
  20. LaToya Ferguson: The Best TV Shows of 2018
  21. Paste: The 25 Best TV Shows of the Year (So Far)
  22. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  23. David Wiegand: 12 Best TV Shows of 2016
  24. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  25. Angelica Jade BastiƩn: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  26. Mercury News: Best TV Shows of 2017
  27. Sonia Saraiya: 10 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  28. RogerEbert.com: The Best Television of the Decade
  29. Uproxx: Best TV Shows of 2018
  30. David Bianculli: Best TV of 2017
  31. Alison Herman: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  32. Andy Greenwald: Top Ten TV Shows of 2017
  33. San Francisco Chronicle: 14 Best TV Shows of 2018
  34. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  35. Brandon Katz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  36. Highlark: 31 Best TV Shows of 2017
  37. Daily Beast: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  38. Alan Sepinwall: 20 Best TV Shows of 2018
  39. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  40. Esquire: Best TV Shows of 2018
  41. IndieWire: The Best TV Shows of the Decade, Ranked
  42. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  43. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade
  44. Little White Lies: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  45. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2018
  46. Sonia Saraiya: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  47. Alan Sepinwall: 50 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  48. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  49. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017