Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. AP: Lindsey Bahr: Best Films of 2021
  2. Artforum: Cassie da Costa: Best Films of 2021
  3. Vulture: Alison Willmore: The Best Movies of 2021
  4. Vox: Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Movies of 2021
  5. Variety: Peter Debruge: The Best Films of 2021
  6. Entertainment Weekly: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  7. Hollywood Reporter: David Rooney: Best Films of 2021
  8. Chicago Tribune: Michael Phillips: Top 10 Best Movies of 2021
  9. Hollywood Reporter: Sheri Linden: Best Films of 2021
  10. Sight & Sound Poll: Christina Newland: The Best Films of 2021
  11. Good Morning America: Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2021
  12. Vulture: Angelica Jade Bastién: The Best Movies of 2021
  13. Ty Burr: The Best Movies of 2021
  14. Hollywood Reporter: Jon Frosch: Best Films of 2021
  15. Atlantic: David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2021
  16. Guardian: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  17. World of Reel: Jordan Ruimy: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  18. Ringer: Sean Fennessey: The Best Movies of 2021
  19. The Reveal: Keith Phipps: The Best Films of 2021
  20. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2021
  21. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2021
  22. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2021
  23. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2021
  24. The Skinny: Films of 2021
  25. IndieWire: The 25 Best Movies of 2021
  26. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  27. Paste: The 50 Best Movies of 2021
  28. Esquire: Nick Schager: The Best Movies of 2021