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. Desist Film: Best Films of 2018
  2. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top 10 Films of 2019
  3. Dennis Cooper: Favorite Films of 2019
  4. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2018
  5. Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2019
  6. Federica Foglia: Top Ten Films of 2018
  7. James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2018
  8. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2018
  9. Amy Taubin: Best Films of 2018
  10. Daniel Kasman: Favorite Films of 2018
  11. Fernando F. Croce: Favorite 2019 Movies
  12. Chiara Marañón: Favorite Films of 2018
  13. Michael Glover Smith: Top 25 Films of 2019
  14. Steve Erickson: Best Films of 2019
  15. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top 10 Films of the Decade 2010-2019
  16. Michael Sicinski: Top 30 Experimental Films of 2018
  17. Michael Sicinski: Top 50 Films of 2018
  18. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  19. Glenn Kenny: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  20. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  21. Scout Tafoya: Favourite Films of 2018
  22. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  23. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019