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. Joshua Rothkopf: Best Films of 2011
  2. Dave Calhoun: Best Five Films of 2011
  3. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Films of the 2010s
  4. Sight & Sound Poll: Best Films of 2011
  5. Peter Bradshaw: Best Films of 2011
  6. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  7. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2011
  8. Total Film: 50 Best Movies of 2011
  9. Empire: Top 20 Films of 2011
  10. Time Out New York: The 50 Best Movies of the 2010s
  11. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  12. David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2011
  13. Skandies: 20 Best Films of 2011
  14. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  15. IndieWire: The 100 Best Movies of the Decade