Favorite Film of Each Year

From 1979 to now. I also have my 2nd and 3rd picks in the notes.

When making this list, a few years really stood out as particularly good or bad...

Amazing years: 1995, 1998, 1999, 2004, 2007, 2014, 2016
Not so great: 1986, 1991, 2002, 2003, 2009, 2015

Read notes
  • Apocalypse Now
  • The Shining
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Return of the Jedi
  • The NeverEnding Story
  • Back to the Future
  • Aliens
  • The Princess Bride
  • Beetlejuice
  • The Abyss
  • GoodFellas
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • Schindler's List
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Se7en
  • Sleepers
  • Titanic
  • American History X
  • The Matrix
  • Requiem for a Dream
  • Mulholland Drive
  • City of God
  • Dogville
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Brick
  • Children of Men
  • No Country for Old Men
  • The Dark Knight
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Inception
  • The Tree of Life
  • The Act of Killing
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Whiplash
  • Ex Machina
  • Moonlight
  • Get Out