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Top 5 Films of 2016

5 films

Based in Australian release dates

Also see visual list here - jamessann.com/expressions/top-5-films-of-2016/

  • Whiplash
  • The End of the Tour
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

Top 5 Films of 2015

5 films

Via Australian release dates

  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • A Christmas Story
  • Home Alone
  • National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • The Polar Express

The only Christmas movie list you'll ever need

17 films

These are well worth watching around the holiday season. Personal favourite is probably the Muppet Christmas Carol (in 2012). In…

  • Blue Is the Warmest Color
  • Boyhood
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Her
  • Locke

Top 5 Films of 2014

5 films

We tend to get some US releases later so my Top 5's for the year might differ from yours.

  • Jaws
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Jurassic Park
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Spielberg Ranked

19 films

Spielberg ranked in terms of his best to worst film. I haven't actually seen ALL of his films so this…

  • The Omen
  • Mean Streets
  • Mad Max
  • Kramer vs. Kramer
  • Dog Day Afternoon

70's Essentials

32 films

A list of must-see 70's classics. Probably my favourite decade for Hollywood cinema.

  • Halloween
  • Halloween II
  • Halloween: H20
  • Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch

Halloween Franchise (Ranked)

10 films

How I ranked the Halloween franchise. I'm a 30 something year old so what I liked as a teenager greatly…

  • RoboCop
  • Risky Business
  • Labyrinth
  • Highlander
  • Ghostbusters

You built a time machine out of a DeLorean?

30 films

I wish I could go back in time and watch these 80's favourites again for the first time

  • The Exorcist
  • Jaws
  • Halloween
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • The Shining

Oh the horror!

10 films

These are my favourites, the one's that stand the test of time and have a decent amount of scares/atmosphere