Best movies of the 1990s

Best of the best

  • American Beauty
  • The American President
  • Apollo 13
  • As Good as It Gets
  • Awakenings
  • Babe
  • Backdraft
  • Being John Malkovich
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Bowfinger
  • Bulworth
  • Chaplin
  • The City of Lost Children
  • Clerks
  • Con Air
  • Dances with Wolves
  • Dark City
  • Dave
  • Dead Again
  • Delicatessen
  • Fargo
  • The Fisher King
  • Forrest Gump
  • The Fugitive
  • The Full Monty
  • Galaxy Quest
  • Gattaca
  • Good Will Hunting
  • Grosse Point Blank
  • Groundhog Day
  • The Green Mile
  • The Hunt for Red October
  • Immortal Beloved
  • Interview with the Vampire
  • Jerry Maguire
  • Kundun
  • Last Night
  • A League of Their Own
  • Liar Liar
  • Life is Beautiful
  • The Matrix
  • Maverick
  • The Remains of the Day
  • The Rock
  • Romeo + Juliet
  • Shakespeare in Love
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Six Degrees of Separation
  • The Sixth Sense
  • Sommersby
  • Speed
  • Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
  • Star Trek: First Contact
  • Star Trek: Insurrection
  • Strictly Ballroom
  • The Sweet Hereafter
  • Toy Story
  • Toy Story 2
  • The Truman Show
  • Twelve Monkeys
  • The Usual Suspects
  • While You Were Sleeping
  • You’ve Got Mail

Runner ups

  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
  • The Addams Family
  • Addams Family Values
  • Aladdin
  • Alive
  • Antz
  • Arlington Road
  • Back to the Future Part III
  • Barton Fink
  • Benny & Joon
  • The Birdcage
  • Blast from the Past
  • Bottle Rocket
  • Bound
  • City of Angels
  • Conspiracy Theory
  • Contact
  • Corrina, Corrina
  • Death Becomes Her
  • Dogma
  • Don Juan DeMarco
  • Ed Wood
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • Ever After
  • The Firm
  • Following
  • Girl, Interrupted
  • GoldenEye
  • Grumpy Old Men
  • Grumpier Old Men
  • Hercules
  • The Hudsucker Proxy
  • The Ice Storm
  • In & Out
  • In the Line of Fire
  • Instinct
  • It Could Happen to You
  • James and the Giant Peach
  • Johnny Stecchino
  • Jurassic Park
  • Leon: The Professional
  • Legends of the Fall
  • Lone Star
  • Man on the Moon
  • Men in Black
  • Mission: Impossible
  • The Monster
  • Mr. Holland’s Opus
  • Mrs. Doubtfire
  • Much Ado About Nothing
  • Mulan
  • My Cousin Vinny
  • My Girl
  • The Negotiator
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Notting Hill
  • October Sky
  • The Opposite of Sex
  • Out of Sight
  • Passion Fish
  • Playing by Heart
  • Pleasantville
  • Pretty Woman
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Quick Change
  • Quiz Show
  • Reality Bites
  • The Red Violin
  • Rush Hour
  • Sabrina
  • Scent of a Woman
  • Sister Act
  • So I Married an Axe Murderer
  • Star Trek: Generations
  • Stepmom
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Thelma & Louise
  • Thunderheart
  • Titanic
  • Tremors
  • U.S. Marshals
  • Waking Ned Devine
  • The Wedding Singer

Honourable mentions

  • Air Force One
  • Alien3
  • Alien: Resurrection
  • The Associate
  • Bean
  • Before Sunrise
  • Bicentennial Man
  • Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey
  • A Bug’s Life
  • Chasing Amy
  • Children of Heaven
  • Cube
  • Edtv
  • eXistenZ
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • The Fifth Element
  • Fire in the Sky
  • Free Enterprise
  • The Freshman
  • The Frighteners
  • The Game
  • Glengarry Glen Ross
  • I Love You to Death
  • Kakfa
  • King Ralph
  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park
  • Mallrats
  • The Mask
  • Medicine Man
  • The Muppet Christmas Carol
  • The Odd Couple II
  • Office Space
  • Patriot Games
  • Porco Rosso
  • Quigley Down Under
  • Random Hearts
  • Regarding Henry
  • Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
  • Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead
  • The Secret of Roan Inish
  • Sliding Doors
  • Smilla’s Sense of Snow
  • Stargate
  • The Straight Story
  • Strange Days
  • Tomorrow Never Dies
  • Wilde
  • Wolf
  • The World is Not Enough
  • The X Files

Worth watching once

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • The Island of Dr. Moreau
  • Mystery Men
  • Pi
  • Sphere
  • Waterworld

I previously listed the best movies of the 1980s.

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