Best of 2015

The Best movies I saw in 2015 in no particular order.
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1.
Son of Saul (2015)
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In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival upon trying to salvage from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son. (107 mins.)
Director: Nemes László
 
2.
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
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A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in postapocalyptic Australia in search for her home-land with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshipper, and a drifter named Max. (120 mins.)
Director: George Miller
 
3.
Anomalisa (2015)
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A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary. (90 mins.)
 
4.
When Marnie Was There (2014)
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Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside, an emotionally distant adolescent girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there - a girl who may or may not be real. (103 mins.)
 
5.
We Are Still Here (2015)
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In the cold, wintery fields of New England, a lonely old house wakes up every thirty years - and demands a sacrifice. (84 mins.)
Director: Ted Geoghegan
 
6.
It Follows (2014)
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A young woman is followed by an unknown supernatural force after a sexual encounter. (100 mins.)
 
7.
The Hateful Eight (2015)
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In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters. (187 mins.)
 
8.
The Revenant (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. (156 mins.)
 
9.
Bridge of Spies (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers. (142 mins.)
 
10.
Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home. (85 mins.)
 
11.
Boy and the World (2013)
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A little boy goes on an adventurous quest in search of his father. (80 mins.)
Director: Alê Abreu
 
12.
Steve Jobs (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac. (122 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
13.
Spy (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster. (119 mins.)
Director: Paul Feig
 
14.
Tangerine (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart. (88 mins.)
Director: Sean Baker
 
15.
Krampus (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A boy who has a bad Christmas ends up accidentally summoning a festive demon to his family home. (98 mins.)
 
16.
Shagal - Malevich (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
The film is an attempt to recreate the world of Marc Chagall and his myth within the genre of a folklore ballad... (119 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Mitta
 
17.
Terminator Genisys (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
When John Connor, leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. (126 mins.)
Director: Alan Taylor
 
18.
Ant-Man (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world. (117 mins.)
Director: Peyton Reed
 
19.
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
One peaceful day on Earth, two remnants of Frieza's army named Sorbet and Tagoma arrive searching for the Dragon Balls with the aim of reviving Frieza. They succeed, and Frieza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiyans. (93 mins.)
 
20.
Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery (2015 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang team up with the one and only rock band KISS in this all-new, out-of-this-world adventure... (72 mins.)
 
21.
Scooby-Doo! Moon Monster Madness (2015 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
It's one giant step for dog-kind as Scooby-Doo and the Gang blast off for an epic, other-worldly adventure in this all-new original movie... (80 mins.)
Director: Paul McEvoy
 
22.
Room (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A young boy is raised within the confines of a small shed. (118 mins.)
 
23.
Big Eyes (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A drama about the awakening of painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s. (106 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
24.
Mustang (2015)
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When five orphan girls are seen innocently playing with boys on a beach, their scandalized conservative guardians confine them while forced marriages are arranged. (97 mins.)
 
25.
Sicario (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico. (121 mins.)
 
26.
The Hundred Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After living a long and colorful life, Allan Karlsson finds himself stuck in a nursing home. On his 100th birthday, he leaps out a window and begins an unexpected journey. (114 mins.)
Director: Felix Herngren
 
27.
The Look of Silence (2014 Documentary)
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A family that survived the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers. (103 mins.)
 
28.
Straight Outta Compton (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood. (147 mins.)
Director: F. Gary Gray
 
29.
The Wolfpack (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Confined in an apartment from a New York housing project, the six Angulo brothers learned everything they know about the world through watching films and spend their time reenacting their favorite movies with intricate homemade costumes. (90 mins.)
Director: Crystal Moselle