Thursday, December 22, 2011

Best of 2011














·
Best Albums

1. Undun by The Roots

2. Civilian by Wye Oak

3. The King is Dead by The Decemberists

4. 21 by Adele

5. Bon Iver by Bon Iver

6. I Am Very Far by Okkervil River

7. House of Balloons/Thursday/Echoes of Silence by The Weeknd

8. As If To Say I Hate Daylight by Bellows

9. Take Care by Drake

10. Wounded Rhymes by Lykke Li

· Best Songs

1. “Someone Like You” by Adele

2. “Life’s a Happy Song” by Bret McKenzie

3. “Civilian” by Wye Oak

4. “Countdown” by Beyonce

5. “We Found Love” by Rihanna

6. “Why I Love You” by The Throne

7. “Shivers” by Zola Jesus

8. “Take Care” by Drake

9. “Gangsta” by Tune-Yards

10. “Radio Bar” by Fountains of Wayne

· Best Films

1. Drive

2. The Artist

3. Young Adult

4. Attack the Block

5. Tree of Life

6. Beginners

7. The Muppets

8. Shame

9. The Future

10. Super 8

· Best Film Lead Performances

1. Charlize Theron in Young Adult

2. Michael Fassbender in Shame

3. Bernice Bejo/Jean Dujardin in The Artist

4. Ryan Gosling in Drive

5. John Boyega in Attack the Block

· Best Film Supporting Performances

1. Elle Fanning in Super 8

2. Patton Oswalt in Young Adult

3. Hamish Linklater in The Future

4. Christopher Plummer in Beginners

5. Melissa McCarthy in Bridesmaids

· Best Television Shows

1. Friday Night Lights

2. Parks & Rec

3. Breaking Bad

4. Louie

5. Game of Thrones

6. Homeland

7. Fringe

8. Community

9. Cougar Town

10. Happy Endings

· Best Television Episodes

1. “Fancy Party” – Parks & Rec

2. “The Weekend” – Homeland

3. “Always” – Friday Night Lights

4. “You’re Getting Old” – South Park

5. “Goodbye, Michael” – The Office

6. “Documentary Filmmaking: Redux” – Community

7. “Last Words”/”Symphony of Illusion” – How I Met Your Mother

8. “Baelor” – Game of Thrones

9. “Joan” – Louie

10. “Face Off” – Breaking Bad

· Best Television Lead Performances

1. Kyle Chandler in Friday Night Lights

2. Connie Britton in Friday Night Lights

3. Anna Torv in Fringe

4. Claire Danes in Homeland

5. Amy Poehler in Parks & Rec

6. Bryan Cranston in Breaking Bad

7. Damien Lewis in Homeland

8. Louis C.K. in Louie

9. Sean Bean in Game of Thrones

10. Neil Flynn in The Middle

· Best Television Supporting Performances

1. Busy Phillips in Cougar Town

2. Mandy Patinkin in Homeland

3. Giancarlo Esposito in Breaking Bad

4. Michael B. Jordan in Friday Night Lights

5. Taylor Kitsch in Friday Night Lights

6. Cobie Smulders in How I Met Your Mother

7. Glenn Howerton in It’s Always Sunny

8. Damon Wayans Jr. in Happy Endings

9. Chris Pratt in Parks & Rec

10. John Noble in Fringe