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. Steven D. Greydanus: Top Films of 2018
  2. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  3. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies Of 2018
  4. Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017
  5. Dilara Elbir: Best Films of 2018
  6. Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  7. Owen Gleiberman: Top 10 Films of 2018
  8. Genevieve Koski: Top 20 Films of 2018
  9. Adam Kempenaar: Top 10 Films of 2018
  10. Ann Hornaday: Best Movies of 2018
  11. Nick Schager: 25 Best Movies of 2018
  12. David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  13. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017
  14. Sophy Romvari: Top Ten Films of 2017
  15. Matt Singer: Best Films of 2018
  16. Emily Yoshida: Best Movies of 2018
  17. David Morgan: Best Movies of 2018
  18. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2018
  19. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2018
  20. David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  21. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  22. Another Gaze: Top Ten Films by Women in 2018
  23. Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  24. Christopher Orr: Best Films of 2018
  25. Justine Smith: Top Ten Films of 2018
  26. Philip Concannon: Best Films of 2018
  27. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  28. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  29. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  30. Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018
  31. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  32. Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  33. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  34. Matthew Jacobs: 20 Best Movies Of 2018
  35. Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018
  36. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  37. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  38. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  39. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  40. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  41. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  42. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s