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. Anne Thompson: Top Ten Films of 2011
  2. Orla Smith: Best Films of the Decade
  3. Seventh Row: 50 Favourite Films of the Decade
  4. Noel Murray: Best Films of 2011
  5. Wesley Morris: Top Movies of 2011
  6. Scott Tobias: Best Films of 2011
  7. Richard Lawson: The 10 Best Movies of the 2010s
  8. Michael Phillips: 10 Best Movies of 2011
  9. A.V. Club: Year in Film 2011
  10. Nerve: 15 Best Movies of 2011
  11. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  12. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  13. Film Comment: 50 Best Released Films of 2011
  14. Susannah Gruder: Best Movies of the 2010s
  15. The Young Folks: Top 50 Films of the 2010s
  16. Total Film: 50 Best Movies of 2011
  17. Paste: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  18. Playlist: The 100 Best Films of the Decade
  19. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s