Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.
  1. David Fear: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  2. Karina Longworth: Top 10 Films of 2012
  3. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2012
  4. Ben Kenigsberg: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  5. Glenn Kenny: 25 Best Films of 2012
  6. A.V. Club: 20 Best Films of 2012
  7. Nick Schager: Top 20 Films of 2012
  8. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 11 Films of 2012
  9. Wesley Morris: Top 25 Movies of 2012
  10. L Magazine: 25 Best Films of 2012
  11. Peter Bradshaw: 10 Best Films of 2012
  12. Scott Tobias: 15 Best Films of 2012
  13. Noel Murray: 15 Best Films of 2012
  14. Matt Singer: 20 Best Films of 2012
  15. Little White Lies: Top 10 Films of 2012
  16. Jordan Ruimy: The 25 Best Movies of the Decade
  17. Sean Fennessey: Top 10 Movies of the Decade
  18. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  19. Scott Foundas: 10 Best Films of 2012
  20. Film Comment: 50 Best Films of 2012
  21. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2012
  22. Eric Kohn: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  23. Lisa Schwarzbaum: 10 Best Movies of 2012
  24. Vince Mancini: 7 Best Films of 2012
  25. Richard Brody: 27 Best Movies of 2012
  26. Ben Sachs: 20 Favorite Films of 2012
  27. Keith Phipps: Top 30 Films of the Decade
  28. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  29. Michael Phillips: 20 Best Movies of 2012
  30. Cinema Scope: Top 15 Films of 2012
  31. Matt Patches: The Best Movies of the 2010s Decade
  32. Manohla Dargis: Top 36 Movies of 2012
  33. Reverse Shot: Best Films of the Decade
  34. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2012
  35. A.O. Scott: 25 Favorite Films of 2012
  36. Bilge Ebiri: Top 20 Films of 2012
  37. Reverse Shot: 10 Best Films of 2012
  38. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2012
  39. Fernando F. Croce: Top 20 Films of 2012
  40. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  41. Film School Rejects: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  42. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2012
  43. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  44. J Hoberman: 12 Best Films of 2012
  45. Chris Ryan: Top 10 Movies of the Decade
  46. Matt Singer: The Best Movies of the 2010s
  47. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  48. RogerEbert.com: The Best Films of the 2010s
  49. Kristopher Tapley: Top 10 Films of 2012
  50. Insider: 100 Best Films of the 2010s
  51. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  52. Huffington Post: 30+ Best Movies of 2012
  53. K. Austin Collins: The 30 Best Movies of the 2010s
  54. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  55. Jordan Cronk: The 50 Best Films of the 2010s
  56. Roxana Hadadi: Top 50 Movies of the Decade
  57. The Independent: The 40 Best Films of the Decade
  58. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  59. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s