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. Nictate: Top 11 Films of 2016
  2. David Hudson: Top 13 Films of 2016
  3. Alison Willmore: 11 Best Movies of 2016
  4. Brian Darr: Top Ten Feature Films of 2016
  5. Steve Erickson: 20 Best Films of 2016
  6. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 30 Films of 2016
  7. Glenn Kenny: 50 Noteworthy Films of 2016
  8. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2016
  9. Keith Uhlich: 15 Favorite Films of 2016
  10. A.O. Scott: 10 Best Movies of 2016
  11. Little White Lies: 25 Best Films of 2016
  12. Matt Prigge: 25 Best Films of 2016
  13. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  14. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2016
  15. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2016
  16. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016