The Best Movies of 1995

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List Criteria: Only movies that were in theatres in 1995

A list of the best movies of 1995, from children's movies like Toy Story to gritty dramas like Kids. The '90s were a decade where Hollywood thrived. In were new stars and big blockbusters and 1995 was no exception. Some the best movies of this year are some of the best teen, coming of age, adventure, comedies and dramas in history. The films on here are very memorable and had audiences on the edges of their seats, and still pack a punch so many years after they were first released. You shouldn't be too surprised by the movies listed on here. As stated before, some of the best action movies of the decade were released in 1995. Who could forget In Heat with Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, Die Hard With A Vengeance, and of course, Bad Boys starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. And let's not forget about Seven with Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Spacey The best movies of 1995 featured some of the biggest stars in the movie business. Whether it was the aforementioned stars continuing their success or the breakout performances featured in Billy Madison and Tommy Boy, or established stars like Mel Gibson in Braveheart. Some of the best movies of all time were released in 1995. This is the ultimate list of the best movies of 1995, which shouldn't feature the best movies of 1993. Vote and re-rank this list according to how you think the best movies of that year should be reflected. If you notice that there's a movie from this year that should be on this list but is missing, feel free to add it.
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    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

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    Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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    Tom Hanks, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ed Harris

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    Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson

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    Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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    Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson

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    Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell, Miriam Margolyes

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    Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, Christopher Plummer

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    Maaya Sakamoto, Akio Ōtsuka, Kōichi Yamadera

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    Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Adam Goldberg

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    Pierce Brosnan, Famke Janssen, Judi Dench

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    Nicolas Cage, Mariska Hargitay, Elisabeth Shue

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    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Irons

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    Jim Carrey, Sophie Okonedo, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

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    Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe, Bo Derek

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    Kate Winslet, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson

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    Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd

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    Sean Penn, Susan Sarandon, Jack Black

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    Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi, Chris Farley

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    Pauly Shore, Joey Lawrence, Wallace Shawn

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    Ben Affleck, Shannen Doherty, Claire Forlani

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    Alicia Witt, William H. Macy, Terrence Howard

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    Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Dustin Hoffman

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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    Will Smith, Téa Leoni, Martin Lawrence

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    Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long

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    Nicole Kidman, Drew Barrymore, Jim Carrey

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    Denzel Washington, Viggo Mortensen, Gene Hackman

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    John Travolta, John Wayne, Danny DeVito

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Andy Garcia, Paula Garcés

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    Ralph Fiennes, Angela Bassett, Juliette Lewis

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    Damon Wayans, Karyn Parsons, Bam Bam Bigelow

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    Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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    Nicole Kidman, Joaquin Phoenix, Matt Dillon

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    Liv Tyler, Renée Zellweger, Tobey Maguire

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    Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi

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    Demi Moore, Gary Oldman, Robert Duvall

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Stone, Russell Crowe

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    Anthony Hopkins, James Woods, Ed Harris

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    Kevin Costner, Jack Black, Dennis Hopper

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    Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt

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    Sandra Bullock, Monica Keena, Bill Pullman

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    Mel Gibson, Clint Eastwood, Christina Ricci

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    Demi Moore, Christina Ricci, Rosie O'Donnell

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    Annette Bening, Michael J. Fox, Michael Douglas

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    Sandra Bullock, Jeremy Northam, Tony Perez

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    Sean Connery, Richard Gere, Julia Ormond

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    Amy Jo Johnson, Jason David Frank, Karan Ashley

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