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: Best Films of 2017
  2. Stephanie Zacharek: Top 10 Movies of 2017
  3. Richard Lawson: 10 Best Films of 2017
  4. A.A. Dowd: Best Films of 2017
  5. K. Austin Collins: 24 Best Movies of 2017
  6. Keith Uhlich: 15 Favorite Films of 2016
  7. Joshua Rothkopf: 20 Best Films of 2017
  8. Bilge Ebiri: Best Movies of 2017
  9. Ed Gonzalez: Top 30 Movies of 2017
  10. Darren Hughes: 20 Favorite Films of 2017
  11. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2017
  12. Joanna Di Mattia: Favorite Films of 2017
  13. Michael Sicinski: Top 25 Films of 2017
  14. Nick Schager: Best Movies of 2017
  15. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2017
  16. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2017
  17. John Rangel: Favorite Films of 2017
  18. Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017
  19. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2017
  20. Genevieve Koski: Top 15 Films of 2017
  21. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2017
  22. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2017
  23. Consequence of Sound: Top 25 Movies of 2017
  24. Guardian: 50 Top Films of 2017
  25. Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017
  26. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  27. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s