Best Movies 2005

Munich

Munich

Munich
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
164 min

During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits…

Transamerica

Transamerica

Transamerica
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
103 min

Bree is about to get a sex change operation that will finally allow her to actually be what she’s already been in her mind for a long time: a transitioned…

King Kong

King Kong

King Kong
IMDb: 7.2
N/A
187 min

In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who…

Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
145 min

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a…

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
121 min

When brash Texas border officer Mike Norton wrongfully kills and buries the friend and ranch hand of Pete Perkins, the latter is reminded of a promise he made to bury…

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
IMDb: 7.7
N/A
157 min

Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort…

Joyeux Noel

Joyeux Noel

Joyeux Noel
IMDb: 7.8
N/A
116 min

In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called…

George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing

George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing

George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing
IMDb: 8.4
N/A
74 min

Carlin returns to the stage in his 13th live comedy stand-up special, performed at the Beacon Theatre in New York City for HBO®. His spot-on observations on the deterioration of…

Jarhead

Jarhead

Jarhead
IMDb: 7.0
N/A
123 min

Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swofford and his unit are sent to…

Match Point

Match Point

Match Point
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
124 min

Match Point is Woody Allen’s satire of the British High Society and the ambition of a young tennis instructor to enter into it. Yet when he must decide between two…

The World’s Fastest Indian

The World’s Fastest Indian

The World’s Fastest Indian
IMDb: 7.8
N/A
127 min

The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle — a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah’s Bonneville…

The Proposition

The Proposition

The Proposition
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
104 min

Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous…

The Squid and the Whale

The Squid and the Whale

The Squid and the Whale
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
81 min

Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce…

Little Manhattan

Little Manhattan

Little Manhattan
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
84 min

Ten-year-old Gabe was just a normal kid growing up in Manhattan until Rosemary Telesco walked into his life, actually into his karate class. But before Gabe can tell Rosemary how…

Capote

Capote

Capote
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
114 min

A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, ‘In Cold Blood’.

The Greatest Game Ever Played

The Greatest Game Ever Played

The Greatest Game Ever Played
IMDb: 7.5
N/A
120 min

A biopic of 20-year-old Francis Ouimet who defeated his golfing idol and 1900 US Open Champion, Harry Vardon.

Pirates

Pirates

Pirates
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
129 min

This electrifying, swashbuckling sex-adventure takes you on a humorous and mystical journey through haunted seas and deep into the abyss of our most lustful desires… Pirates features deadly swordplay against…

A History of Violence

A History of Violence

A History of Violence
IMDb: 7.5
N/A
96 min

An average family is thrust into the spotlight after the father commits a seemingly self-defense murder at his diner.

Lord Of War

Lord Of War

Lord Of War
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
122 min

Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer and, through some of the deadliest war zones, he struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals…

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
IMDb: 7.5
N/A
93 min

The story of journalist, Edward R Murrow’s stand against Senator McCarthy’s anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.

Pride & Prejudice

Pride & Prejudice

Pride & Prejudice
IMDb: 7.8
N/A
135 min

Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing…

Everything Is Illuminated

Everything Is Illuminated

Everything Is Illuminated
IMDb: 7.5
N/A
106 min

A film based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by American writer Jonathan Safran Foer, in which a young Jewish American man endeavors—with the help of eccentric, distant…

Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey

Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey

Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey
IMDb: 8.1
N/A
91 min

The film discusses the traits and originators of some of metal’s many subgenres, including the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, power metal, Nu metal, glam metal, thrash metal, black…

Walk The Line

Walk The Line

Walk The Line
IMDb: 7.9
N/A
136 min

A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash’s life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he…

Corpse Bride

Corpse Bride

Corpse Bride
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
77 min

Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride,…

Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain
IMDb: 7.7
N/A
134 min

Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of ’63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with…

Mrs Henderson Presents

Mrs Henderson Presents

Mrs Henderson Presents
IMDb: 7.0
N/A
103 min

Eccentric 70-year-old widow purchases the Windmill Theatre in London as a post-widowhood hobby. After starting an innovative continuous variety review, which is copied by other theaters, they begin to lose…

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
103 min

A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high…

Thank You for Smoking

Thank You for Smoking

Thank You for Smoking
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
92 min

Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who’ll fight to protect America’s right to smoke — even if it kills him — while still remaining a role model…

The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
IMDb: 7.5
N/A
85 min

Cheese-loving eccentric Wallace and his cunning canine pal, Gromit, investigate a mystery in Nick Park’s animated adventure, in which the lovable inventor and his intrepid pup run a business ridding…

Breakfast On Pluto

Breakfast On Pluto

Breakfast On Pluto
IMDb: 7.3
N/A
128 min

In the 1970s, a foundling lad, Patrick “Kitten” Braden, comes of age by leaving his Irish town for London, in part to look for his mother and in part because…

The Constant Gardener

The Constant Gardener

The Constant Gardener
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
129 min

Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems. But after his radical wife Tessa is killed he becomes…

Kinky Boots

Kinky Boots

Kinky Boots
IMDb: 7.1
N/A
107 min

Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, in central England, but he never thought that he would take his father’s place….

Serenity

Serenity

Serenity
IMDb: 7.9
N/A
119 min

When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime…

Pusher 3

Pusher 3

Pusher 3
IMDb: 7.3
N/A
108 min

In this third installment of the ‘Pusher’ trilogy, we follow Milo, the drug lord from the two first films. He is aging, he is planning his daughter’s 25th birthday and…

Noroi

Noroi

Noroi
IMDb: 7.0
N/A
115 min

A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the “kagutaba.”

Grizzly Man

Grizzly Man

Grizzly Man
IMDb: 7.8
N/A
103 min

Werner Herzog’s documentary film about the “Grizzly Man” Timothy Treadwell and what the thirteen summers in a National Park in Alaska were like in one man’s attempt to protect the…

The 40 Year Old Virgin Unrated

The 40 Year Old Virgin Unrated

The 40 Year Old Virgin Unrated
IMDb: 7.1
N/A
116 min

Andy Stitzer has a pleasant life with a nice apartment and a job stamping invoices at an electronics store. But at age 40, there’s one thing Andy hasn’t done, and…

Hustle & Flow

Hustle & Flow

Hustle & Flow
IMDb: 7.4
N/A
116 min

With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.

Wedding Crashers

Wedding Crashers

Wedding Crashers
IMDb: 7.0
N/A
119 min

John and his buddy, Jeremy are emotional criminals who know how to use a woman’s hopes and dreams for their own carnal gain. Their modus operandi: crashing weddings. Normally, they…