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. Sight & Sound Poll: Jonathan Rosenbaum: Ten Best Films of 2019
  2. Los Angeles Times: Justin Chang: The Best Movies of 2020
  3. Michael Glover Smith: Top 25 Films of 2019
  4. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2019
  5. Rolling Stone: K. Austin Collins: Top 20 Movies of 2020
  6. Artforum: James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2019
  7. Slant: The Best Films of 2020
  8. Nashville Scene: Jason Shawhan: The 10 Best Films of 2020
  9. Reverse Shot: Best Films of 2020
  10. Hyperallergic: Favorite Movies of 2020
  11. Nashville Scene: The 2020 Jim Ridley Film Poll
  12. David Hudson: Favorite Films of 2019
  13. Screen Slate: Top 20 Films of 2020
  14. Sight & Sound Poll: Jonathan Rosenbaum: Ten Best Films of 2020
  15. A.V. Club: A.A. Dowd: The Best Films of 2020
  16. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  17. A.V. Club: Charles Bramesco: The Best Films of 2020
  18. Village Voice Film Poll: Top 50 Films of 2020
  19. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2019
  20. RogerEbert.com: Justine Smith: Top 10 Films of 2019
  21. Dennis Cooper: Favorite Films of 2019
  22. A.V. Club: Beatrice Loayza: The Best Films of 2020
  23. A.V. Club: Lawrence Garcia: The Best Films of 2020
  24. Esquire: Nick Schager: The Best Movies of 2020
  25. David Ehrlich: The 25 Best Films of 2020
  26. Paste: The 50 Best Movies of 2020
  27. A.V. Club: Best Films of 2020