Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists. 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. Nick Schager: 20 Best Movies of 2019 (So Far)
  2. Ed Gonzalez: Best Films of 2019
  3. Nictate: Top 16 Films of 2019
  4. Slant: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  5. Jonathan Rosenbaum: Ten Best Films of 2019
  6. Steve Erickson: Best Films of 2019
  7. Ben Kenigsberg: Top Ten Films of 2019
  8. Vikram Murthi: The Best Films of 2019
  9. Lawrence Garcia: The Best Films of 2019
  10. David Hudson: Top Ten Films of 2018
  11. J Hoberman: 10 Best Films of 2018
  12. Film Comment: Best Films of 2019
  13. A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2019
  14. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2018
  15. Beatrice Loayza: The Best Films of 2019
  16. Ignatiy Vishnevetsky: The Best Films of 2019
  17. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2019
  18. David Morgan: The 10 Best Films of 2019
  19. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  20. Manohla Dargis: Best Movies of 2019
  21. Michael Sicinski: Top 50 Films of 2018
  22. Sheila O’Malley: Top Ten Films of 2019
  23. Lydia Ogwang: Top 13 Films of 2018
  24. Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2019
  25. Cinematary: Top 10 of 2019
  26. Scott Tobias: The Best Films of 2019
  27. A.V. Club: Best Films of 2019
  28. IndieWire Poll: The 50 Best Movies of 2019
  29. Fernando F. Croce: Favorite 2019 Movies
  30. Justin Chang: Best Movies of 2019
  31. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2019
  32. Tomris Laffly: Top 25 Films of 2019
  33. Little White Lies: The 30 Best Films of 2019
  34. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  35. Seventh Row: 50 Favourite Films of the Decade
  36. Scout Tafoya: Favourite Films of 2018