Top Movies of 1995


The top movies of 1995 list is calculated by community movie ratings and members' "Top Movies List". Lists are updated daily.

51. Richard III

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.8 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Drama/War
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Richard Loncraine
Actors: Ian McKellen, Annette Bening, Jim Broadbent, Robert Downey Jr., Kristin Scott Thomas, Maggie Smith
Plot: Director Richard Loncraine resets Shakespeare's Historical Drama Richard III in the Facist Era. Tanks replace horses, but the treachery is timeless.

52. Safe Passage

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 3.0 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Drama
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Robert Allan Ackerman
Actors: Susan Sarandon, Nick Stahl, Sam Shepard, Marcia Gay Harden, Robert Sean Leonard, Sean Astin

53. Persuasion

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.8 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Drama/Romance
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Roger Michell
Actors: Amanda Root, CiarĂ¡n Hinds, Susan Fleetwood, Corin Redgrave, Fiona Shaw, John Woodvine
Plot: A spinster daughter is thrown into awkward situations when the young man she fell in love with and once spurned returns as a successful captain in the Navy

54. The American President

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.7 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Comedy/Drama
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Rob Reiner
Actors: Michael Douglas, Annette Bening, Martin Sheen, Michael J. Fox, Richard Dreyfuss, Samantha Mathis
Plot: A popular, widowed president finds himself falling love with an environmental lobbyist. But while the relationship is going strong, it gives his political opponent plenty to attack with a presidential election on the horizon.

55. Burnt by the Sun ( Utomlyonnye solntsem )

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.9 out of 4 stars
Language: Russian
Genre: Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Actors: Oleg Menshikov, Nikita Mikhalkov, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Nadezhda Mikhalkova, André Oumansky, Vyacheslav Tikhonov

56. Crumb

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.8 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Documentary/Biography
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Terry Zwigoff
Actors: Robert Crumb, Aline Kominsky, Charles Crumb, Maxon Crumb, Robert Hughes, Martin Muller
Plot: R. Crumb was one of the pioneers of underground comix - Fritz the Cat and Keep On Truckin' being his most well know. This documentary/biography takes a look into the mind of this man, showcasing his artistic stylings and musings while his family and people who knew him give their own accounts of this distinctly unique man.

57. Strange Days

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.7 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Action/Crime
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Actors: Ralph Fiennes, Angela Bassett, Juliette Lewis, Tom Sizemore, Michael Wincott, Vincent D'Onofrio
Plot: In 1999 L.A. and ex-cop, Lenny Nero, ekes out a living by selling 'squid' recordings - literally letting people experience another life. When a hooker friend is brutally raped and murdered, he is sent a recording of the event and vows to track down the one responsible.

58. Nixon

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.8 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Biography/Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Oliver Stone
Actors: Anthony Hopkins, Joan Allen, Powers Boothe, Ed Harris, Bob Hoskins, E.G. Marshall
Plot: Oliver Stone's examination of Richard Nixon - from his strict Quaker upbringing to early political stirrings and the devastating loss to John F. Kennedy. Although sharing little charisma, his political machinations eventually pay off when he is elected president in 1968 - but, though safely ahead in polls, is brought down by paranoia when the Watergate scandal hits.

59. The Prophecy

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.7 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Horror/Thriller
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Gregory Widen
Actors: Christopher Walken, Elias Koteas, Virginia Madsen, Eric Stoltz, Viggo Mortensen, Amanda Plummer
Plot: The Archangel Gabriel tries to win the war in heaven by killing a man on earth and taking his soul.

60. Outbreak

Year of Release: 1995
Overall Rating: 2.7 out of 4 stars
Language: English
Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Actors: Dustin Hoffman, Morgan Freeman, Rene Russo, Kevin Spacey, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland
Plot: A deadly virus gets loose and a whole town must be quarantined to keep the virus contained. Extreme measures must be taken to save the world.

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