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. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: 15 Best Films of 2016
  2. Nictate: Top 11 Films of 2016
  3. Christopher Orr: 35 Best Movies of 2016
  4. Esquire: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  5. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2016
  6. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  7. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  8. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2016
  9. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  10. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  11. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  12. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  13. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  14. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016
  15. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  16. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s