Metacritic Features and Reports: Best of 2011

  1. The Freshman 15: 2011's Best Debut Albums

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    Published: December 6, 2011
    Which new artists impressed critics the most in 2011? Find out inside, where we rank the 15 best-reviewed debut albums of the year.
  2. 2011 Film Awards and Nominations

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    Published: December 5, 2011
    Over the next three months, we
  3. Fall 2011 TV Scorecard: The Best & Worst New Shows

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    Published: December 1, 2011
    The fall season is over, so it's time for our annual rankings of the best and worst new shows of the season. Plus, compare the records of the five broadcast networks, and see how 2011 stacks up to the year before.
  4. 2011 Music Critic Top Ten Lists [Updated Jan. 7]

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    Published: November 29, 2011
    Between now and January, we'll be collecting top 10 lists published by major music critics, publications, and websites, and tallying their cumulative picks to determine the best albums of 2011. Check back here daily to get an updated scorecard.
  5. Summer Movie Scorecard: The Best of 2011 So Far

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    Published: September 7, 2011
    The summer movie season has officially come to a close, which means that it's time once again to take a look at the quality and financial performance of the films released during the past few months (and the year to date).
  6. Midyear Report: The Best Music of 2011 So Far

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    Published: July 6, 2011
    With half of 2011 in the books, it's time to check on the year's best music so far. And which album tops our chart so far? It won't cost you anything to find out.
  7. 2011 Spring Movie Scorecard

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    Published: May 9, 2011
    With the spring movie season officially over, we highlight the best and worst films of early 2011, and evaluate box office performance for the year so far.
  8. 2010-11 TV Scorecard: The Best and Worst Shows and Networks

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    Published: May 3, 2011
    It's time for our annual look at the best and worst of the past television season. Find out which first-year broadcast and cable shows impressed critics and users the most, and see how the major networks compared.
  9. 2011 Winter Movie Scorecard

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    Published: March 7, 2011
    With the winter movie season officially over, we highlight the best and worst films of early 2011, and evaluate box office performance for the year so far.
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