2015: The Year in Review


2015 – what a year for movies! From epic blockbusters to small films, animated and live-action, this was an exceptional movie year. In fact, this has been the first year in quite a while where it pained me to leave great movies off my top 10 list!

This was a year of triumphant returns. The Jurassic Park and Star Wars franchises leaped into movie theaters and became box office juggernauts. Pixar returned to form creatively with Inside Out. Even Paul Walker returned from the dead for one last ride in Furious 7 (too soon?).

2015 was a good year. However, for the first time in many years, there were some genuine disappointments and misfires. I’m usually good at discerning which movies I want to spend my money on. Some were movies I was eagerly anticipating and really wanted to like.

First, let’s take a look at those aforementioned disappointments.

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