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.

Lists

  1. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2021
  2. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2021
  3. Artforum: Amy Taubin: Best Films of 2021
  4. RogerEbert.com: The Ten Best Films of 2021
  5. IndieWire: The 25 Best Movies of 2021
  6. World of Reel: Jordan Ruimy: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  7. The Reveal: Keith Phipps: The Best Films of 2021
  8. Good Morning America: Peter Travers: 10 Best Movies of 2021
  9. Time: Stephanie Zacharek: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  10. Hollywood Reporter: Jon Frosch: Best Films of 2021
  11. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2021
  12. Guardian: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  13. Slant: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  14. Entertainment Weekly: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  15. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2021
  16. Hollywood Reporter: David Rooney: Best Films of 2021
  17. Hollywood Reporter: Lovia Gyarkye: Best Films of 2021
  18. Hollywood Reporter: Sheri Linden: Best Films of 2021
  19. New York Times: Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2021
  20. New York Times: A.O. Scott: Best Movies of 2021
  21. Vulture: Bilge Ebiri: The Best Movies of 2021
  22. CBS News: David Morgan: The 10 Best Films of 2021
  23. Vanity Fair: Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  24. Atlantic: David Sims: The 10 Best Films of 2021
  25. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2021
  26. Uproxx: The Best Movies Of 2021
  27. Time Out London: The 20 Best Films of 2021
  28. Michael J. Anderson: Ten Best Films of 2021
  29. A.V. Club: The Best Films of 2021
  30. Vox: Alissa Wilkinson: The 21 Best Movies of 2021
  31. Decider: Best Movies of 2021
  32. USA Today: Brian Truitt: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  33. A.V. Club: Caroline Siede: The Best Films of 2021
  34. Film Comment: Best Films of 2021
  35. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  36. A.V. Club: Noel Murray: The Best Films of 2021
  37. A.V. Club: Mike D’Angelo: The Best Films of 2021
  38. AP: Lindsey Bahr: Best Films of 2021
  39. Screen Slate: Best Movies of 2021
  40. Ringer: Adam Nayman: The Best Movies of 2021
  41. ScreenCrush: Matt Singer: The Best Movies of 2021
  42. Los Angeles Times: Justin Chang: The Best Movies of 2021
  43. The Skinny: Films of 2021
  44. The Reveal: Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2021
  45. A.V. Club: Leila Latif: The Best Films of 2021
  46. Rolling Stone: David Fear: 20 Best Movies of 2021
  47. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2021
  48. Rolling Stone: K. Austin Collins: Top 25 Movies of 2021
  49. Esquire: Nick Schager: The Best Movies of 2021