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To conclude our coverage of 2013, we publish here, for your perusal, all of the individual Top Ten lists our contributors submitted and that we factored into our year-end poll.

Jackson Arn

  1. Before Midnight
  2. 12 Years a Slave
  3. Computer Chess
  4. The Act of Killing
  5. The Wolf of Wall Street
  6. Inside Llewyn Davis
  7. Spring Breakers
  8. Gravity
  9. Blue Jasmine
  10. The Place Beyond the Pines

David Beal

  1. At Berkeley
  2. All Is Lost
  3. Before Midnight
  4. Nebraska
  5. Cousin Jules
  6. Inside Llewyn Davis
  7. American Hustle
  8. The Angels’ Share
  9. Drug War
  10. Computer Chess

Olivia Domba

  1. The Act of Killing
  2. Before Midnight
  3. Computer Chess
  4. Leviathan
  5. Bastards
  6. Like Someone in Love
  7. At Berkeley
  8. Frances Ha
  9. Laurence Anyways
  10. 12 Years a Slave

Shelley Farmer

  1. 12 Years a Slave
  2. An Oversimplification of Her Beauty
  3. Our Children
  4. A Touch of Sin
  5. Viola
  6. Inside Llewyn Davis
  7. Frances Ha
  8. Fill the Void
  9. The Wind Rises
  10. Gravity

Clark Glennon

  1. Upstream Color
  2. Spring Breakers
  3. The Act of Killing
  4. All Is Lost
  5. Before Midnight
  6. Stories We Tell
  7. Gravity
  8. Mother of George
  9. Blue Jasmine
  10. Inside Llewyn Davis

Micah Gottlieb

  1. Viola
  2. Computer Chess
  3. Like Someone In Love
  4. To The Wonder
  5. The Wolf of Wall Street
  6. Frances Ha
  7. Drug War
  8. Passion
  9. Inside Llewyn Davis
  10. A Touch of Sin

Eric Ingram

  1. The Act of Killing
  2. Turbo
  3. 12 Years a Slave
  4. Spring Breakers
  5. The Purge
  6. The Great Beauty
  7. Much Ado About Nothing
  8. 20 Feet from Stardom
  9. Passion
  10. Blue is the Warmest Color

Nick Lieberman

  1. 12 Years a Slave
  2. The Great Beauty
  3. The Place Beyond the Pines
  4. Frances Ha
  5. Behind the Candelabra*
  6. The Hunt
  7. American Hustle
  8. Only God Forgives
  9. Computer Chess
  10. Inside Llewyn Davis

Max Nelson

  1. Before Midnight
  2. Faust
  3. To the Wonder
  4. Night Across the Street
  5. Le Pont du Nord
  6. Something in the Air
  7. Leviathan
  8. Post Tenebras Lux
  9. The Grandmaster
  10. Museum Hours

Will Noah

  1. Spring Breakers
  2. Computer Chess
  3. Before Midnight
  4. Leviathan
  5. The Act of Killing
  6. Inside Llewyn Davis
  7. At Berkeley
  8. Drug War
  9. To the Wonder
  10. Like Someone in Love

Joseph Pomp

  1. Inside Llewyn Davis
  2. Short Term 12
  3. Like Someone in Love
  4. Eden
  5. The Hunt
  6. Beyond the Hills
  7. 12 Years a Slave
  8. Spring Breakers
  9. The Paradise Trilogy
  10. Something in the Air

Gus Reed

  1. Leviathan
  2. Beyond the Hills
  3. Bastards
  4. The Act of Killing
  5. The Hunt
  6. Frances Ha
  7. Laurence Anyways
  8. Post Tenebras Lux
  9. You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet
  10. The Evil Dead

Maya Rosmarin

  1. Like Someone in Love
  2. The Hunt
  3. Computer Chess
  4. Beyond the Hills
  5. American Hustle
  6. Pervert’s Guide to Ideology
  7. Blue is the Warmest Color
  8. Upstream Color
  9. Leviathan
  10. Spring Breakers

Thuto Somo*

  1. Leviathan
  2. 12 Years a Slave
  3. The Great Beauty
  4. You’re Next
  5. Blue is the Warmest Color
  6. Only God Forgives
  7. Simon Killer
  8. Beyond the Hills
  9. Pain & Gain
  10. Spring Breakers

Alexander Tsebelis

  1. The Great Beauty
  2. 12 Years a Slave
  3. The Place Beyond the Pines
  4. The Hunt
  5. Before Midnight
  6. Behind the Candelabra
  7. Stoker
  8. Only God Forgives
  9. American Hustle
  10. Side Effects

Theo Zenou

  1. After Earth
  2. Lee Daniel’s The Butler
  3. The Wolf of Wall Street
  4. The Great Beauty
  5. Rush
  6. Lone Survivor
  7. Gravity
  8. Star Trek Into Darkness
  9. Only God Forgives
  10. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Rita Zhang

  1. Frances Ha
  2. American Hustle
  3. Mud
  4. Blue Jasmine
  5. The Kings of Summer
  6. Afternoon of a Faun
  7. Short Term 12
  8. Is the Man Who is Tall Happy?
  9. Dallas Buyers Club
  10. Side Effects

*List not included in Top Ten poll