The Best Movies of 1995 Films
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The Best Movies of 1995

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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  1. 1
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    Bryan Singer More
    93
  2. 2
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    Mel Gibson More
    92
  3. 3
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    the people's #1
    Seven

    David Fincher More
    91
  4. 4
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    most listed
    Apollo 13

    Ron Howard More
    89
  5. 5
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    Joe Johnston More
    77
  6. 6
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    Michael Mann More
    77
  7. 7
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    Tim Robbins More
    75
  8. 8
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    Martin Scorsese More
    75
  9. 9
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    Terry Gilliam More
    70
  10. 10
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    Ang Lee More
    67
  11. 11
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    Martin Campbell More
    63
  12. 12
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    John Lasseter More
    61
  13. 13
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    Peter Segal More
    57
  14. 14
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    Steve Oedekerk More
    57
  15. 15
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    Kevin Smith More
    57
  16. 16
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    Kathryn Bigelow More
    56
  17. 17
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    John McTiernan More
    54
  18. 18
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    Tony Scott More
    53
  19. 19
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    Tamra Davis More
    53
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    The Scarlet Letter

    Roland Joffé More
    52
  21. 21
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    Gus Van Sant More
    51
  22. 22
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    Scott Kalvert More
    50
  23. 23
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    Mike Figgis More
    48
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    Sam Raimi More
    47
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    Chris Noonan More
    47
  26. 26
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    Joel Schumacher More
    46
  27. 27
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    Amy Heckerling More
    46
  28. 28
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    Michael Caton-Jones More
    46
  29. 29
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    Stephen Herek More
    46
  30. 30
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    John N. Smith More
    45
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    Roger Michell More
    45
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    F. Gary Gray More
    45
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    Roger Donaldson More
    45
  34. 34
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    Irwin Winkler More
    45
  35. 35
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    Wolfgang Petersen More
    45
  36. 36
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    Larry Clark More
    44
  37. 37
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    Allan Moyle More
    44
  38. 38
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    John Singleton More
    44
  39. 39
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    Barry Sonnenfeld More
    44
  40. 40
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    Michael Bay More
    44
  41. 41
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    Kevin Reynolds, Kevin Costner More
    43
  42. 42
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    Jon Amiel More
    43
  43. 43
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    Edward Burns More
    43
  44. 44
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    Paul W. S. Anderson More
    43
  45. 45
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    Iain Softley More
    42
  46. 46
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    Robert Rodriguez More
    42
  47. 47
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    Paul Verhoeven, Alan Smithee More
    41
  48. 48
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    Spike Lee More
    39
  49. 49
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    ranked low on reranks
    Nixon

    Oliver Stone More
    38
  50. 50
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    often listed
    First Knight

    Jerry Zucker More
    37
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