Best Films Through the Years

My favorite film from every year.

In reverse chronological order.

If a year is missing it means I never saw a movie from that year.

  • The Suicide Squad
  • Mank
  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
  • Mandy
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Whiplash
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Django Unchained
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • 127 Hours
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • The Dark Knight
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Children of Men
  • Grizzly Man
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 2
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Minority Report
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Traffic
  • The Iron Giant
  • The Big Lebowski
  • L.A. Confidential
  • Fargo
  • Se7en
  • Pulp Fiction
  • True Romance
  • Glengarry Glen Ross
  • JFK
  • GoodFellas
  • Batman
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit
  • Raising Arizona
  • Aliens
  • Back to the Future
  • Ghostbusters
  • The Right Stuff
  • The Thing
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Star Wars
  • Taxi Driver
  • Jaws
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • The Sting
  • The Godfather
  • The French Connection
  • Little Big Man
  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • For a Few Dollars More
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • The Great Escape
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Judgment at Nuremberg
  • Inherit the Wind
  • Rio Bravo
  • Vertigo
  • 12 Angry Men
  • A Face in the Crowd
  • The Night of the Hunter
  • Seven Samurai
  • From Here to Eternity
  • Shane
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Ace in the Hole
  • Night and the City
  • The Third Man
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  • Miracle on 34th Street
  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • Mildred Pierce
  • Double Indemnity
  • Casablanca
  • Citizen Kane
  • Fantasia
  • The Wizard of Oz
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  • Swing Time
  • The Bride of Frankenstein
  • It Happened One Night
  • Duck Soup
  • Island of Lost Souls
  • M
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Metropolis
  • The Phantom Carriage