For better or worse, how highly I rank a movie largely correlates with how well I remember it. Maybe this is also true for the other things I’ve ranked (e.g., books, TV shows), but it feels the most true for movies. So there’s probably quite a bit of recency bias in these lists.

Animations

  1. Toy Story - This is my most-watched movie, by far.
  2. Ratatouille
  3. Toy Story 4
  4. Cars
  5. Toy Story 3
  6. Up
  7. Toy Story 2
  8. Wall E
  9. Mulan
  10. The Incredibles
  11. Spirited Away
  12. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  13. The Lion King
  14. Shrek
  15. Your Name
  16. Pokemon
  17. Finding Nemo
  18. Lilo and Stitch
  19. Mulan 2
  20. The Lion King 2

Live Action

  1. Parasite
  2. Gattaca
  3. Whiplash
  4. Silence of the Lambs
  5. Goodfellas
  6. The Godfather
  7. The Dark Knight
  8. The Departed
  9. El Camino
  10. Rush Hour
  11. The Shawshank Redemption
  12. Get Out
  13. Knives Out
  14. The Prestige
  15. The Social Network
  16. Inception
  17. The Wolf of Wall Street
  18. 21
  19. Moneyball
  20. Kung Fu Hustle / Shaolin Soccer
  21. Blade Runner
  22. Fight Club
  23. Harry Potter 2
  24. Ocean’s Eleven
  25. The Big Lebowski
  26. American Psycho
  27. Harry Potter 1
  28. Rush Hour 2
  29. Avatar
  30. Wrath of Man
  31. Lost in Translation
  32. Saving Private Ryan
  33. Catch Me if you Can
  34. The Green Mile
  35. Pursuit of Happyness
  36. Silver Linings Playbook
  37. The Big Short
  38. Bill and Ted
  39. The Conjuring
  40. The Inn
  41. The Switch

  42. Norbit
  43. Are we There Yet
  44. I am Legend

  45. heat
  46. uncut gems