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Movies Turning 15 In 2020 

Jason Bancroft
445 votes 17 voters 100 items

List Rules Vote up the movies that came out in 2005 that you still enjoy today.

It's time to wish a happy birthday to all the movies turning 15 this year. Without a doubt, 2005 was an incredible year for cinema. Blockbuster sequels like Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire dominated the box office. Meanwhile, Capote, Brokeback Mountain, and Good Night and Good Luck made waves throughout awards season. All of them got audiences excited - and talking about what they saw. 

What are your favorite movies that came out in 2005? If you're a comedy fan, you probably loved Wedding Crashers and The 40-Year-Old Virgin. If action is more your thing, your pulse probably raced during War of the Worlds, Batman Begins, and Sin City. Drama buffs surely admired Walk the Line. And if you were a kid in 2005, you most likely have vivid memories of seeing Madagascar or Chicken Little. Some of you might even have a particular favorite that flew under the radar of most audiences. We see you, fans of Broken Flowers and Into the Blue

Vote up your preferred films that are 15 years old this year from the list below. Choose the ones that you still want to watch a decade and a half after they were initially released. 

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Guess Who is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Zoe Saldana, Ashton Kutcher, Bernie Mac
Guess Who is a 2005 American comedy film about race relations directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan. It is a loose remake of the 1967 film Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, in the form of a romantic ...more
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Batman Begins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson
Batman Begins is a 2005 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character. After training with his mentor (Liam Neeson), Batman (Christian Bale) begins his fight to ...more
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Harry Potter and the Gob... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a 2005 fantasy film directed by Mike Newell and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. Rowling. The film, ...more
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Star Wars Episode III: R... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson
(19 Years before Episode IV) Three years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights have been leading a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When ...more
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War of the Worlds is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum
War of the Worlds is a 2005 American epic science fiction disaster film and a loose adaptation of H. G. Wells's novel The War of the Worlds, directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Josh ...more
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The Chronicles of Narnia... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, James McAvoy
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a 2005 fantasy adventure film directed by Andrew Adamson and based on The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the first published ...more
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Charlie and the Chocolat... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a 2005 musical adventure film directed by Tim Burton. It is the second film adaptation of the 1964 British book of the same name by Roald Dahl and stars ...more
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The Pacifier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Whoopi Goldberg, Vin Diesel, Lauren Graham
The Pacifier is a 2005 action comedy directed by Adam Shankman and written by Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant. It stars Vin Diesel. The film was released in March 2005 by Walt Disney ...more
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Wedding Crashers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Christopher Walken
Wedding Crashers is a 2005 American comedy film directed by David Dobkin. John Beckwith (Owen Wilson) and Jeremy Grey (Vince Vaughn), a pair of committed womanizers who sneak into weddings to ...more
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Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith
Madagascar is a 2005 American computer-animated comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation, and released in movie theaters on May 27, 2005. The film tells the story of four Central Park Zoo ...more
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Sahara is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Penélope Cruz, Matthew McConaughey, William H. Macy
Sahara, an American/Spanish 2005 action–comedy adventure film directed by Breck Eisner, is based on the best-selling book of the same name by Clive Cussler. It stars Matthew McConaughey, Steve ...more
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Racing Stripes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Hayden Panettiere, Snoop Dogg, Mandy Moore
Racing Stripes is a 2005 American sports comedy-drama family film, directed by Frederik Du Chau, produced by Alcon Entertainment, distributed by Summit Entertainment and Warner Bros. and stars ...more
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Coach Carter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Channing Tatum, Samuel L. Jackson, Ashanti
Coach Carter is a 2005 American biographical sports drama film directed by Thomas Carter. It is based on a true story of Richmond High School basketball coach Ken Carter portrayed by Samuel L. ...more
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King Kong is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody
King Kong is a 2005 epic monster film and remake of the 1933 film of the same name. Directed, co-written, and produced by Peter Jackson, it stars Naomi Watts as Ann Darrow, Jack Black as Carl ...more
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Hitch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Will Smith, Eva Mendes, Paula Patton
Hitch is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant and starring Will Smith. The film, which was written by Kevin Bisch, co-stars Eva Mendes, Kevin James, and Amber Valletta. Smith ...more
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Mr. & Mrs. Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Morrison
Mr. & Mrs. Smith is a 2005 American action comedy film directed by Doug Liman. Bored upper-middle class married coupleJohn (Brad Pitt) and Jane Smith (Angelina Jolie) learn that they are ...more
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The Ring Two is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Naomi Watts, Emily VanCamp, Mary Elizabeth Winstead
The Ring Two is a 2005 American psychological horror film, and a sequel to the 2002 film The Ring, which was a remake of the 1998 Japanese film Ringu. Hideo Nakata, director of the original ...more
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The 40-Year-Old Virgin ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings, Steve Carell
The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Judd Apatow, about a middle-aged man's journey to finally lose their virginity. It was co-written ...more
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Robots is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Halle Berry, Robin Williams, Amanda Bynes
Robots is a 2005 American computer animated science fiction comedy film produced by Blue Sky Studios for Twentieth Century Fox, and was released theatrically on March 11, 2005. The story was ...more
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Saw II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer
Saw II is a 2005 Canadian-American horror film, a sequel to 2004's Saw and the second installment in the seven-part Saw franchise, directed and co-written by Darren Lynn Bousman. Co-written with ...more
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Chicken Little is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Patrick Stewart, Joan Cusack, Catherine O'Hara
Chicken Little is a 2005 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and loosely based on the fable of the same name. As the 46th animated feature in the ...more
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Fantastic Four is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Jessica Alba, Kerry Washington, Maria Menounos
Fantastic Four is a 2005 superhero film based on the Marvel Comics team of the same name. It was directed by Tim Story, and released by 20th Century Fox. It is the second live-action Fantastic ...more
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Monster-in-Law is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda, Wanda Sykes
Monster-in-Law is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Robert Luketic and starring Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda, Michael Vartan and Wanda Sykes. It marks a return to cinema for Fonda, being her ...more
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The Longest Yard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Adam Sandler, Courteney Cox, Chris Rock
The Longest Yard is a 2005 American sports comedy film, a remake of the 1974 film of the same name. Adam Sandler plays the protagonist, Paul Crewe, a disgraced former professional quarterback ...more
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The Hitchhiker's Guide t... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Movies Turning 15 In 2020
Zooey Deschanel, Helen Mirren, John Malkovich
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a 2005 British-American comic science fiction film directed by Garth Jennings, based upon previous works in the media franchise of the same name, created ...more