A list of the best movies of 2005, from action movies like Mr. and Mrs. Smith to dramas like Jarhead. The '00s were a decade where Hollywood thrived with new stars and big blockbusters and 2005 was no exception. Some of the top movies of this year are some of the best teen, coming of age, adventure, comedy movies, 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 most popular movies listed on here.
As stated before, some of the best movies of the decade were released in 2005. Who could forget Batman Begins with Christian Bale, Steve Carell in The 40-Year-Old Virgin -- and let's not forget about Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal in Brokeback Mountain.
The best movies of 2005 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 Lords of Dogtown, or established stars like George Clooney starring in Good Night and Good Luck and Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson in Wedding Crashers.
Some of the best movies of all time were released in 2005. This is the ultimate list of the best movies of 2005 and you might be interested in the best movies of 2004 too. Vote and re-rank this list according to how you think the best movies of that year should be reflected.
Directed by: Christopher NolanBatman Begins is a 2005 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: James MangoldWalk the Line is a 2005 American biographical drama film directed by James Mangold and based... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Judd ApatowThe 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Mike NewellHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a 2005 fantasy film directed by Mike Newell and... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Andrew AdamsonThe Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a 2005 fantasy adventure... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: George Lucas(19 Years before Episode IV) Three years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Peter JacksonKing Kong is a 2005 epic monster film and remake of the 1933 film of the same name. Directed,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Steven SpielbergWar of the Worlds is a 2005 American epic science fiction disaster film and a loose adaptation... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Tim BurtonCharlie and the Chocolate Factory is a 2005 musical adventure film directed by Tim Burton. It... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: David CronenbergThis film is a 2005 American thriller film directed by David Cronenberg and written by Josh... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Joe WrightPride & Prejudice is a 2005 British romance film directed by Joe Wright and based on Jane... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Frank MillerSin City is a 2005 American neo-noir thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: David DobkinWedding Crashers is a 2005 American comedy film directed by David Dobkin. John Beckwith (Owen... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Andy TennantHitch is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant and starring Will Smith. The... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Ron HowardCinderella Man is a 2005 American drama film by Ron Howard, titled after the nickname of... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Ang LeeBrokeback Mountain is a 2005 American epic romantic drama film directed by Ang Lee. It is a... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrathMadagascar is a 2005 American computer-animated comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Doug LimanMr. & Mrs. Smith is a 2005 American action comedy film directed by Doug Liman. Bored... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: George ClooneyGood Night, and Good Luck. is a 2005 American drama film directed by George Clooney and... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Bennett MillerCapote is a 2005 biographical film about Truman Capote, following the events during the... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Ridley ScottKingdom of Heaven is a 2005 epic historical drama directed and produced by Ridley Scott and... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Steven SpielbergMunich is a 2005 historical drama and political thriller film based on Operation Wrath of God,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Kirk JonesNanny McPhee is a 2005 British fantasy film directed by Kirk Jones. The film stars Emma... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Francis LawrenceConstantine is a 2005 American supernatural action-thriller film directed by Francis Lawrence... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Garth JenningsThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a 2005 British-American comic science fiction film... more on Wikipedia