• Guardians of the Galaxy Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • This Is Where I Leave You This Is Where I Leave You
  • 300: Rise of an Empire 300: Rise of an Empire
  • Edge of Tomorrow Edge of Tomorrow
  • The Sixth Sense The Sixth Sense
  • Magnolia Magnolia
  • Fight Club Fight Club
  • American Beauty American Beauty
  • The Green Mile The Green Mile

Ranked: 1999

Connor Denney

Connor Denney 10 films

My 10 favorite films of 1999, using their wide release dates.

  • Moulin Rouge Moulin Rouge
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of…
  • Memento Memento
  • The Fast and the Furious The Fast and the Furious
  • The Majestic The Majestic
  • The Notebook The Notebook
  • The Wind Rises The Wind Rises
  • Ender's Game Ender's Game
  • Django Unchained Django Unchained
  • Passion Passion

2013 Top and Bottom

BobaFett

BobaFett 10 films

A ranking of the films of 2013 that I have seen.

Criteria: Official release date or festival release date in…

  • Black Swan Black Swan
  • Somewhere Somewhere
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  • Monsters Monsters
  • Kick-Ass Kick-Ass

2010 Top and Bottom

BobaFett

BobaFett 15 films

A ranking of the films of 2010 that I have seen.

Criteria: Official release date or festival release date in…

  • The Great Train Robbery The Great Train Robbery
  • Les Vampires Les Vampires
  • True Heart Susie True Heart Susie
  • The Parson's Widow The Parson's Widow
  • The Last of the Mohicans The Last of the Mohicans

A Year of Essential Cinema - Year 2 (the sequel)

Ric Burke

Ric Burke 275 films 4 3

I loved planning my films ahead last year so much (see my previous list for 2012's Essential Cinema) that I…

  • Skyfall Skyfall
  • Sister Sister
  • Mercy Mercy
  • The Hollow Crown: Richard II The Hollow Crown: Richard II
  • Moonrise Kingdom Moonrise Kingdom

2012 Top and Bottom

BobaFett

BobaFett 15 films

A ranking of the films of 2012 that I have seen.

Criteria: Official release date or festival release date in…

  • Jess + Moss Jess + Moss
  • The Tree of Life The Tree of Life
  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Tomboy Tomboy
  • Drive Drive

2011 Top and Bottom

BobaFett

BobaFett 17 films

A ranking of the films of 2011 that I have seen.

Criteria: Official release date or festival release date in…

  • Mortdecai Mortdecai
  • Chappie Chappie
  • Pixels Pixels
  • Tomorrowland Tomorrowland
  • Inside Out Inside Out

Get Excited: 2015 Edition

Rachel West

Rachel West 34 films

A list of movies on my watchlist that have theatrical release dates for 2015 (or at least at the time…

  • Much Ado About Nothing Much Ado About Nothing
  • Fast & Furious 6 Fast & Furious 6
  • Star Trek Into Darkness Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Frozen Frozen
  • Kick-Ass 2 Kick-Ass 2
  • Gran Torino Gran Torino
  • The White Ribbon The White Ribbon
  • Inglourious Basterds Inglourious Basterds
  • The Reader The Reader
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

2009 Top and Bottom

BobaFett

BobaFett 12 films

A ranking of the films of 2009 that I have seen.

Criteria: Official release date or festival release date in…

  • The Brass Teapot The Brass Teapot
  • The Heat The Heat
  • Short Term 12 Short Term 12
  • Frozen Frozen
  • The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby

Twenty for 2013

Carlos Laron

Carlos Laron 21 films

While I can't say I achieved my goal of watching over 200 movies, I think I did pretty good with…