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Films of 2005: Ranked

The films of 2005, rated and in order of preference. Always subject to change.

  • The New World

    1

  • The Squid and the Whale

    2

  • Last Days

    3

  • The Sun

    4

  • Syriana

    5

  • Brokeback Mountain

    6

  • The Beat That My Heart Skipped

    7

  • The Proposition

    8

  • Rize

    9

  • Good Night, and Good Luck.

    10

  • Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children

    11

  • The Meaning of Life

    12

  • The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

    13

  • Pride & Prejudice

    14

  • V for Vendetta

    15

  • Rent

    16

  • Broken Flowers

    17

  • Through the Fire

    18

  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

    19

  • The Child

    20

  • Caché

    21

  • Serenity

    22

  • The 40 Year Old Virgin

    23

  • Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

    24

  • Gabrielle

    25

  • Thank You for Smoking

    26

  • Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

    27

  • Land of the Dead

    28

  • Capote

    29

  • Red Eye

    30

  • The Devil's Rejects

    31

  • Me and You and Everyone We Know

    32

  • In Her Shoes

    33

  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    34

  • Sin City

    35

  • Must Love Dogs

    36

  • Coach Carter

    37

  • One Man Band

    38

  • Unleashed

    39

  • Hitch

    40

  • Brick

    41

  • Batman Begins

    42

  • Corpse Bride

    43

  • Match Point

    44

  • Grizzly Man

    45

  • Dave Chappelle's Block Party

    46

  • Wedding Crashers

    47

  • March of the Penguins

    48

  • War of the Worlds

    49

  • Murderball

    50

  • GamerZ

    51

  • Assault on Precinct 13

    52

  • My Dad Is 100 Years Old

    53

  • Bubble

    54

  • King Kong

    55

  • Jarhead

    56

  • Mutual Appreciation

    57

  • The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

    58

  • Madagascar

    59

  • The World's Fastest Indian

    60

  • Train Man

    61

  • Red Doors

    62

  • Hustle & Flow

    63

  • A History of Violence

    64

  • Mad Hot Ballroom

    65

  • Walk the Line

    66

  • The Aristocrats

    67

  • Munich

    68

  • Heydar, an Afghan in Tehran

    69

  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

    70

  • Manderlay

    71

  • Junebug

    72

  • Foxy and the Weight of the World

    73

  • The Brothers Grimm

    74

  • The Constant Gardener

    75

  • Close to Home

    76

  • Cinderella Man

    77

  • Proof

    78

  • Constantine

    79

  • The Family Stone

    80

  • The Promise

    81

  • Diary of a Mad Black Woman

    82