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. A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  2. Miriam Bale: Top 10 Films of 2015
  3. Bilge Ebiri: 20 Best Movies of 2015
  4. John Powers: Top 11 Films of 2015
  5. Slant: 50 Best Films of 2015
  6. Little White Lies: 20 Best Films of 2015
  7. Darren Hughes: 10 Favorite Films of 2015
  8. Reverse Shot: 10 Best Movies of 2015
  9. Amy Taubin: 10 Best Films of 2014
  10. Film Comment: 20 Best Films of 2015
  11. Richard Brody: 30 Best Movies of 2015
  12. Fandor: Top 25 Films of 2015
  13. Kevin B. Lee: 15 Favorite Films of 2015
  14. David Edelstein: 30 Best Movies of 2015
  15. James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2014
  16. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  17. IndieWire Poll: Top 50 Films of 2015
  18. Glenn Kenny: 47 Noteworthy Films of 2015
  19. Scott Tobias: Top 30 films of 2015
  20. Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015
  21. Ben Sachs: 30 Favorite Films of 2014
  22. Matt Prigge: 30 Best Films of 2015
  23. K. Austin Collins: The 30 Best Movies of the 2010s
  24. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2014
  25. Seventh Row: 50 Favourite Films of the Decade
  26. Guardian: 50 Best Films of 2015
  27. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade
  28. Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015