My favourite movie from every year

Release dates are for Australia, so certain movies that may have international/festival releases earlier are listed here according to when they hit theatres in this country.

  • 1917
  • Parasite
  • The Death of Stalin
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • High-Rise
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Calvary
  • Snowpiercer
  • Dredd
  • Drive
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • In the Loop
  • In Bruges
  • Hot Fuzz
  • Children of Men
  • Kingdom of Heaven
  • Shaun of the Dead
  • Oldboy
  • Hero
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Battle Royale
  • The Matrix
  • Dark City
  • Starship Troopers
  • Fargo
  • Heat
  • Léon: The Professional
  • The Fugitive
  • Hard Boiled
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • The Hunt for Red October
  • The Killer
  • Akira
  • RoboCop
  • Aliens
  • Brazil
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • Videodrome
  • Blade Runner
  • Das Boot
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Alien
  • Halloween
  • Sorcerer
  • Network
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • Chinatown
  • The Day of the Jackal
  • The Godfather
  • The French Connection
  • Le Cercle Rouge
  • Z
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Le Samouraï
  • The Battle of Algiers
  • The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Charade
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • One, Two, Three
  • Eyes Without a Face
  • North by Northwest
  • Invention for Destruction
  • 12 Angry Men
  • A Man Escaped
  • Rififi
  • Seven Samurai
  • The Big Heat
  • Ikiru
  • Ace in the Hole
  • All About Eve
  • The Third Man
  • The Naked City
  • Out of the Past
  • The Big Sleep
  • Brief Encounter
  • Double Indemnity
  • Shadow of a Doubt
  • Casablanca
  • Hellzapoppin'
  • His Girl Friday
  • Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  • Bringing Up Baby
  • Oh, Mr. Porter!
  • Modern Times
  • A Night at the Opera
  • It Happened One Night
  • Duck Soup
  • Million Dollar Legs
  • M
  • Animal Crackers
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.
  • Metropolis
  • The General
  • The Phantom of the Opera
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Nosferatu
  • The Sheik
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari