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Movies Turning 25 In 2020

Updated January 7, 2020 7.7k votes 203 voters 3.6k views100 items

List RulesVote up the movies that came out in 1995 that you still enjoy today.

How well do you remember the movies that came out in 1995? We're willing to bet you have very fond memories of that year's most notable motion pictures. Who could forget Apollo 13, GoldenEye, or the original Toy Story? There are also plenty of films from that year that you probably forgot existed. When was the last time you thought about Operation Dumbo Drop, A Kid in King Arthur's Court, or Circle of Friends

Our look back at movies turning 25 this year includes several Oscar winners. Susan Sarandon took home the Best Actress prize for Dead Man Walking, while Nicolas Cage snagged Best Actor for Leaving Las Vegas. Mel Gibson's Braveheart, meanwhile, was named Best Picture. We also remember the blockbusters released that year, from Batman Forever to Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls, and from Die Hard with a Vengeance to Clueless. 1995 was the year Waterworld became an all-time notorious flop and Friday turned into a cult sensation that spawned several sequels. All in all, it was a very memorable year for cinema.

Which movies released in 1995 do you still enjoy watching today? Vote up the ones that continue to bring you viewing pleasure, twenty-five years after their initial debuts. 

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  • Toy Story1
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    Toy Story

    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn Lasseter

    Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Jumanji2
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    Jumanji

    Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams

    Released1995

    Directed byJoe Johnston

    Jumanji is a 1995 American fantasy adventure film directed by Joe Johnston. It is an... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Casper3
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    Casper

    Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman

    Released1995

    Directed byBrad Silberling, Phil Nibbelink

    Casper is a 1995 American family comedy fantasy film starring Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman,... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Clueless4
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    Clueless

    Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy

    Released1995

    Directed byAmy Heckerling

    Clueless is a 1995 American comedy film loosely based on Jane Austen's 1815 novel Emma. It... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Friday5
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    40

    Friday

    Ice Cube, Meagan Good

    Released1995

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Apollo 136
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    Apollo 13

    Tom Hanks, Bryce Dallas Howard

    Released1995

    Directed byRon Howard

    Apollo 13 is a 1995 American historical docudrama film directed by Ron Howard. The film stars... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Pocahontas7
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    Pocahontas

    Mel Gibson, Christian Bale

    Released1995

    Directed byEric Goldberg, Mike Gabriel

    Pocahontas is a 1995 American animated musical romantic-drama film produced by Walt Disney... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Seven8
    102
    42

    Seven

    Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow

    Released1995

    Directed byDavid Fincher

    Seven is a 1995 American psychological thriller film directed by David Fincher. The film stars... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Billy Madison9
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    Billy Madison

    Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi

    Released1995

    Directed byTamra Davis

    Billy Madison is a 1995 American family comedy film directed by Tamra Davis. It stars Adam... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls10
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    Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls

    Jim Carrey, Sophie Okonedo

    Released1995

    Directed bySteve Oedekerk

    Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls is a 1995 American film and the sequel to the 1994 American... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Bad Boys11
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    Bad Boys

    Will Smith, Téa Leoni

    Released1995

    Directed byMichael Bay

    Bad Boys is a 1995 American action comedy film produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer,... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Dangerous Minds12
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    Dangerous Minds

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Andy Garcia

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn N. Smith

    Dangerous Minds is a 1995 American drama film directed by John N. Smith, and produced by Don... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Major Payne13
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    Major Payne

    Damon Wayans, Karyn Parsons

    Released1995

    Directed byNick Castle

    Major Payne is a 1995 comedy film, starring Damon Wayans.Amazon_watch buy button
  • Die Hard with a Vengeance14
    80
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    Die Hard with a Vengeance

    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn McTiernan

    This film is a 1995 American action film and the third in the film series. It was produced and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Now and Then15
    68
    40

    Now and Then

    Demi Moore, Christina Ricci

    Released1995

    Directed byLesli Linka Glatter

    Now and Then is a 1995 American coming-of-age film directed by Lesli Linka Glatter and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Babe16
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    Babe

    Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell

    Released1995

    Directed byChris Noonan

    Babe is a 1995 comedy-drama film, co-written and directed by Chris Noonan. It is an adaptation... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Tommy Boy17
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    Tommy Boy

    Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe

    Released1995

    Directed byPeter Segal

    Tommy Boy is a 1995 American road comedy film directed by Peter Segal, written by Bonnie and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Braveheart18
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    Braveheart

    Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau

    Released1995

    Directed byMel Gibson

    Braveheart is a 1995 epic historical medieval war drama film directed by and starring Mel... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • A Goofy Movie19
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    A Goofy Movie

    Pauly Shore, Joey Lawrence

    Released1995

    Directed byKevin Lima

    A Goofy Movie is a 1995 American animated musical comedy film directed by Kevin Lima The... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Batman Forever20
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    Batman Forever

    Nicole Kidman, Drew Barrymore

    Released1995

    Directed byJoel Schumacher

    Batman Forever is a 1995 American superhero film directed by Joel Schumacher and produced by... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Casino21
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    Casino

    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro

    Released1995

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    Casino is a 1995 American drama film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Father of the Bride Part II22
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    Father of the Bride Part II

    Steve Martin, Diane Keaton

    Released1995

    Directed byCharles Shyer

    Father of the Bride Part II is a 1995 comedy film starring Steve Martin, Diane Keaton and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Outbreak23
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    Outbreak

    Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey

    Released1995

    Directed byWolfgang Petersen

    Outbreak is a 1995 American medical disaster film directed by Wolfgang Petersen and based on... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Indian in the Cupboard24
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    The Indian in the Cupboard

    Steve Coogan, Richard Jenkins

    Released1995

    Directed byFrank Oz

    The Indian in the Cupboard is a 1995 American fantasy-adventure film directed by Frank Oz. It... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Usual Suspects25
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    The Usual Suspects

    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro

    Released1994

    Directed byBryan Singer

    The Usual Suspects is a 1995 German-American neo-noir crime thriller film directed by Bryan... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button