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. Variety: Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017
  2. National Catholic Register: Steven D. Greydanus: Top Films of 2018
  3. BuzzFeed: Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies Of 2018
  4. Chicago Tribune: Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  5. Much Ado About Cinema: Dilara Elbir: Best Films of 2018
  6. Film Freak Central: Walter Chaw: 50 Best Films of 2018
  7. Genevieve Koski: Top 20 Films of 2018
  8. Filmspotting: Adam Kempenaar: Top 10 Films of 2018
  9. Washington Post: Ann Hornaday: Best Movies of 2018
  10. Variety: Owen Gleiberman: Top 10 Films of 2018
  11. Vulture: David Edelstein: 10 Best Movies of 2018
  12. Esquire: Nick Schager: 25 Best Movies of 2018
  13. Scout Tafoya: Favorite Films of 2017
  14. Lists Curated by Toronto Film Review: Sophy Romvari: Top Ten Films of 2017
  15. Vulture: Emily Yoshida: Best Movies of 2018
  16. ScreenCrush: Matt Singer: Best Films of 2018
  17. CBS News: David Morgan: Best Movies of 2018
  18. RogerEbert.com: Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2018
  19. Los Angeles Times: Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2018
  20. Rolling Stone: David Fear: Top 20 Movies of 2018
  21. Hollywood Reporter: Todd McCarthy: Best Films of 2018
  22. Another Gaze: Top Ten Films by Women in 2018
  23. Scott Tobias: Top Movies of 2018
  24. RogerEbert.com: Justine Smith: Top Ten Films of 2018
  25. Atlantic: Christopher Orr: Best Films of 2018
  26. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  27. Daily: David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2017
  28. Keith Phipps: 20 Favorite Films of 2018
  29. Philip Concannon: Best Films of 2018
  30. Time Out London: 20 Best Films of 2018
  31. Film Comment: Best Films of 2018
  32. Rolling Stone: Peter Travers: 20 Best Movies of 2018
  33. Alicia Malone: Top 50 Films of 2017
  34. Huffington Post: Matthew Jacobs: 20 Best Movies Of 2018
  35. Much Ado About Cinema: Megan Christopher: Best Films of 2018
  36. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2018
  37. Nashville Scene: The 2018 Jim Ridley Film Poll
  38. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2018
  39. Boston Globe: Ty Burr: The 50 Best Movies of the Decade
  40. Justine Smith: 30 Favorite Films of 2017
  41. Playlist: 25 Best Films of 2018
  42. Film School Rejects: 50 Best Movies of 2018
  43. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  44. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  45. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s