Steve's favourite films


year title stars director
2015 spotlight mark ruffalo, michael keaton, rachel mcadams tom mccarthy
2015 the martian matt damon, jessica chastain, kristen wiig ridley scott
2015 brooklyn saoirse ronan, emory cohen, domhnall gleeson john crowley
2015 the intern robert de niro, anne hathaway, rene russo nancy meyers
2015 bridge of spies tom hanks, mark rylance, alan alda steven spielberg
2015 ****** ****** ******
2014 the imitation game benedict cumberbatch, keira knightley, matthew goode morten tyldum
2014 pride bill nighy, imelda staunton, dominic west matthew warchus
2014 before I go to sleep nicole kidman, colin firth, mark strong rowan joffe
2014 ****** ****** ******
2014 ****** ****** ******
2014 ****** ****** ******
2013 the book thief geoffrey rush, sophie nelisse, emily watson brian percival
2013 side effects rooney mara, channing tatum, jude law steven soderbergh
2013 the hunger games: catching fire jennifer lawrence, josh hutcherson, liam hemsworth francis lawrence
2013 rush daniel bruhl, chris hemsworth, olivia wilde ron howard
2013 the heat sandra bullock, melissa mccarthy, michael mcdonald paul feig
2013 captain phillips tom hanks, barkhad abdi, barkhad abdirahman paul greengrass
2012 silver linings playbook bradley cooper, jennifer lawrence, robert de niro david o russell
2012 mud tye sheridan, jacob lofland, matthew mcconaughey jeff nichols
2012 now is good dakota fanning, josef, altin, jeremy irvine ol parker
2012 the hunger games jennifer lawrence, josh hutcherson, liam hemsworth gary ross
2012 argo ben affleck, bryan cranston, john goodman ben affleck
2011 page eight bill nighy, rachel weisz, tom hughes david hare
2011 the lincoln lawyer matthew mcconaughey, marisa tomei, ryan phillippe brad furman
2011 the girl with the dragon tattoo rooney mara, daniel craig, christopher plummer david fincher
2011 the ides of march ryan gosling, george clooney, paul giamatti george clooney
2011 **** **** ****
2010 the social network jesse eisenberg, andrew garfield, justin timberlake david fincher
2010 the king's speech colin firth, geoffrey rush, helena bonham carter tom hooper
2010 made in dagenham sally hawkins, bob hoskins, andrea riseborough nigel cole
2010 incendies lubna azabal, melissa desormeaux-poulin, maxim gaudette denis villeneuve
2010 shutter island leonardo di caprio, emily mortimer, mark ruffalo martin scorsese
2010 another year jim broadbent, ruth sheen, lesley manville mike leigh
2009 state of play russell crowe, rachel mcadams, ben affleck kevin macdonald
2009 in the loop tom hollander, peter capaldi, james gandolfini armando iannucci
2009 adventureland jesse eisenberg, kristen stewart, ryan reynolds greg mottola
2009 **** **** ****
2009 **** **** ****
2008 the hurt locker jeremy renner, anthony mackie, brian geraghty kathryn bigelow
2008 gran torino clint eastwood, bee vang, christopher carley clint eastwood
2008 happy-go-lucky sally hawkins, alexis zegerman, samuel roukin mike leigh
2008 seven pounds will smith, rosario dawson, woody harrelson gabriele mucino
2008 taken liam neeson, maggie grace, famke janssen pierre morel
2008 tokyo sonata teruyuki kagawa, kyoko koizumi, yu koyanagi kiyoshi kurosawa
2007 la vie en rose marion cotillard, sylvie testud, pascal greggory olivier dahan
2007 the bourne ultimatum matt damon, edgar ramirez, joan allen paul greengrass
2007 the bucket list jack nicholson, morgan freeman, sean hayes rob reiner
2007 the jane austen book club kathy baker, hugh dancy, amy brenneman robin swicord
2007 **** **** ****
2006 volver penelope cruz, carmen maura, lola duenas pedro almodovar
2006 the pursuit of happiness will smith, thandie newton, jaden smith gabriele muccino
2006 the flying scotsman jonny lee miller, laura fraser, brian cox douglas mackinnon
2006 the history boys richard griffiths, frances de la tour, clive merrison nicholas hytner
2006 the lives of others ulrich muhe, martina gedeck, sebastian koch florian henckel von donnersmarck
2006 children of men clive owen, michael caine, julianne moore alfonso cuaron
2006 inside man denzel washington, clive owen, jodie foster spike lee
2005 pride and prejudice keira knightley, matthew macfadyen, brenda blethyn joe wright
2005 walk the line joaquin phoenix, reese witherspoon, ginnifer goodwin james mangold
2005 the perfect catch drew barrymore, jimmy fallon, jason spevack farrelly brothers
2005 v for vendetta natalie portman, adrian biddle, roger hallam james mcteigue
2005 **** **** ****
2004 sideways paul giamatti, thomas haden church, virginia madsen alexander payne
2004 the terminal tom hanks, catherine zeta-jones, chi mcbride steven spielberg
2004 i robot will smith, bridget mohnahan, bruce greenwood alex proyas
2004 the day after tomorrow dennis quaid, jake gyllenhaal, emmy rossum roland emmerich
2004 **** **** ****
2003 school of rock jack black, joan cusack, mike white richard linklater
2003 love actually hugh grant, liam neesen, colin firth richard curtis
2003 **** **** ****
2003 **** **** ****
2003 **** **** ****
2002 the hours meryl streep, nicole kidman, julianne moore stephen daldry
2002 the bourne identity matt damon, franka potente, chris cooper doug liman
2002 about a boy hugh grant, nicholas hoult, toni collette chris weitz
2002 the pianist adrien brody, thomas kretschmann, frank finlay roman polanski
2002 catch me if you can leonardo dicaprio, tom hanks, christopher walken steven spielberg
2001 a beautiful mind russell crowe, ed harris, jennifer connelly ron howard
2001 amelie audrey tautou, mathieu kassovitz, rufus jean-pierre jeunet
2001 donnie darko drew barrymore, patrick swayze, noah wyle richard kelly
2001 ocean's eleven george clooney, brad pitt, julia roberts steven soderbergh
2001 gosford park maggie smith, ryan phillippe, michael gambon robert altman
2000 cast away tom hanks, helen hunt, paul sanchez robert zemeckis
2000 erin brockovich julia roberts, albert finney, david brisbin steven soderbergh
2000 gladiator russell crowe, joaquin phoenix, connie nielsen ridley scott
2000 billy elliot jamie bell, julie walters, jean heywood stephen daldry
2000 high fidelity john cusack, iben hijejle, todd louiso stephen frears
1999 the sixth sense bruce willis, haley joe osment, toni collette m. night shyamalan
1999 american beauty kevin spacey, annette bening, thora birch sam mendes
1999 cradle will rock hank azaria, ruben blades, joan cusack tim robbins
1999 the insider al pacino, russell crowe, christopher plummer michael mann
1999 office space ron livingston, jennifer aniston, david herman mike judge
1999 the green mile tom hanks, michael clarke duncan, david morse frank darabont
1998 still crazy billy connolly, jimmy nail, timothy spall brian gibson
1998 you've got mail tom hanks, meg ryan, greg kinnear nora ephron
1998 the truman show jim carrey, ed harris, laura linney peter weir
1998 enemy of the state will smith, gene hackman, jon voigt tony scott
1998 the wedding singer adam sandler, drew barrymore, christine taylor frank coraci
1997 contact jodie foster, matthew mcconaughey, tom skerritt robert zemeckis
1997 as good as it gets jack nicholson, helen hunt, greg kinnear james l. brooks
1997 good will hunting robin williams, matt damon, ben affleck gus van sant
1997 l.a. confidential kevin spacey, russell crowe, guy pierce curtis hanson
1997 the fifth element bruce willis, gary oldman, milla jovovich luc besson
1997 the rainmaker matt damon, danny devito, claire danes francis ford coffola
1997 life is beautiful roberto benigni, nicoletta braschi, giorgio cantarini roberto benigni
1996 a time to kill sandra bullock, matthew mcconaughey, samuel l. jackson joel schumacher
1996 first wives club diane keaton, goldie hawn, bette midler hugh wilson
1996 brassed off pete postlethwaite, tara fitzgerald, ewan mcgregor mark herman
1996 one fine day michelle pfeiffer, george clooney, mae whitman michael hoffman
1996 tin cup kevin kostner, rene russo, don johnson ron shelton
1996 jerry maguire tom cruise, cuba gooding jr, renee zellweger cameron crowe
1996 independence day will smith, bill pullman, jeff goldblum roland emmerich
1996 fargo william h. macy, frances mcdormand, steve buscemi Joel coen
1996 primal fear richard gere, laura linney, edward norton gregory hoblit
1996 shine geoffrey rush, armin mueller-stahl, justin braine scott hicks
1995 mr holland's opus richard dreyfuss, glenne headley, jay thomas stephen herek
1995 apollo 13 tom hanks, bill paxton, kevin bacon ron howard
1995 the american president michael douglas, annette bening, martin sheen rob reiner
1995 the bridges of madison county meryl streep, clint eastwood, annie corley clint eastwood
1995 while you were sleeping sandra bullock, bill pullman, peter gallagher jon turtletaub
1995 the usual suspects gabriel byrne, kevin spacey, chazz palminteri bryan singer
1994 it could happen to you nicholas cage, bridget fonda, rosie perez andrew bergman
1994 muriel's wedding toni collette, rachel griffiths, bill hunter p.j. hogan
1994 four weddings and a funeral hugh grant, andie mcdowell, james fleet mike newell
1994 the shawshank redemption tim robbins, morgan freeman, bob gunton frank darabont
1994 speechless michael keaton, geena davis, christopher reeve ron underwood
1994 only you marisa tomei, robert downey jr, bonnie hunt norman jewison
1994 speed sandra bullock, keanu reeves, dennis hopper jan de bont
1994 quiz show ralph fiennes, john turturro, rob morrow robert redford
1993 groundhog day bill murray, andie macdowell, chris elliott harold ramis
1993 falling down michael douglas, robert duvall, barbara hershey joel schumacher
1993 sleepless in seattle tom hanks, meg ryan, ross malinger nora ephron
1993 the remains of the day anthony hopkins, emma thompson, john haycraft james ivory
1993 shadowlands anthony hopkins, debra winger, julian fellowes richard attenborough
1993 the fugitive harrison ford, tommy lee jones, sela ward andrew davis
1993 the pelican brief julia roberts, denzel washington, sam shepard alan j. pakula
1992 sister act whoopi goldberg, maggie smith, kathy najimy emile ardolino
1992 honeymoon in vegas nicholas cage, sarah jessica parker, james caan andrew bergman
1992 a league of their own tom hanks, geena davis, madonna penny marshall
1992 **** **** ****
1992 **** **** ****
1991 the commitments robert arkins, michael aherne, angeline ball alan parker
1991 what about bob bill murray, richard dreyfuss, julie hagerty frank oz
1991 **** **** ****
1991 **** **** ****
1991 **** **** ****
1990 the hunt for red october sean connery, alec baldwin, scott glen john mctiernan
1990 miller's crossing gabriel byrne, albert finney, john turturro joel cohn
1990 quick change bill murray, geena davis, randy quaid howard franklin/bill murray
1990 dances with wolves kevin costner, mary mcdonell, graham greene kevin costner
1990 pretty woman richard gere, julia roberts Garry Marshall
1990 thelma and louise susan sarandon, geena davis ridley scott
1990 die hard 2 bruce willis, william atherton, bonnie bedella renny harlin
1990 presumed innocent harrison ford, raul julia, greta scacchi alan j. pakula
1989 shirley valentine pauline collins, tom conti, julia mckenzie lewis gilbert
1989 dead poets society robin williams, robert sean leonard, ethan hawke peter weir
1989 when harry met sally billy crystal, meg ryan, carrie fisher rob reiner
1989 **** **** ****
1989 **** **** ****
1988 rain man dustin hoffman, tom cruise barry levinson
1988 a fish called wanda michael palin, jamie lee curtis, kevin kline charles crichton
1988 cinema paradiso philippe noiret, enzo cannavale, antonella atili giuseppe tornatore
1988 working girl harrison ford, sigourney weaver, melanie griffith mike nichols
1988 mississippi burning gene hackman, willem dafoe, frances mcdormand alan parker
1987 wall street michael douglas, charlie sheen oliver stone
1987 moonstruck cher, nicholas cage norman jewison
1987 tin men richard dreyfuss, danny devito barry levinson
1987 roxanne daryl hannah, steve martin fred schepisi
1987 broadcast news william hurt, holly hunter james l. brooks
1986 the color of money tom cruise, paul newman martin scorsese
1986 jumping jack flash whoopi goldberg penny marshall
1986 crocodile dundee paul hogan, linda kozlowski peter faiman
1986 84 charing cross road anthony hopkins david hugh jones
1986 **** **** ****
1985 hannah and her sisters woody allen, michael caine, mia farrow woody allen
1985 witness harrison ford, kelly mcgillis, lukas haas peter weir
1985 fletch chevy chase, joe don baker, dana wheeler-nicholson michael ritchie
1985 **** **** ****
1985 **** **** ****
1984 amadeus
milos forman
1984 beverly hills cop eddie murphy martin brest
1984 ghostbusters bill murray, dan aykroyd, sigourney weaver ivan reitman
1984 she'll be wearing pink pyjamas julie walters john goldschmidt
1984 **** **** ****
1983 local hero
bill forsyth
1983 educating rita julie walters, michael caine lewis gilbert
1983 terms of endearment debra winger, shirley maclaine, jack nicholson james l. brooks
1983 trading places **** ****
1983 **** **** ****
1981 stripes bill murray ivan reitman
1981 gregory's girl
bill forsyth
1981 arthur dudley moore steve gordon
1981 chariots of fire
hugh hudson
1981 **** **** ****
1980 private benjamin goldie hawn howard zieff
1980 being there peter sellers, shirley maclaine hal ashby
1980 the blues brothers dan aykroyd john landis
1980 caddyshack bill murray harold ramis
1980 **** **** ****
1979 kramer versus kramer dustin hoffman, meryl streep robert benton
1979 manhattan woody allen woody allen
1979 the china syndrome jack lemmon, jane fonda, michael douglas james bridges
1979 escape from alcatraz clint eastwood, patrick mcgoohan, roberts blossom don siegel
1979 **** **** ****
1978 grease john travolta randal kleier
1978 **** **** ****
1978 **** **** ****
1978 **** **** ****
1978 **** **** ****
1977 close encounters of the third kind richard dreyfuss steven spielberg
1977 annie hall woody allen, diane keaton woody allen
1977 the goodbye girl richard dreyfuss, marsha mason herbert ross
1977 smokey and the bandit burt reynolds, sally field, jerry reed hal needham
1977 **** **** ****
1976 all the president's men robert redford, dustin hoffman, jack warden alan j. pakula
1976 network faye dunaway, peter finch, william holden sidney lumet
1976 **** **** ****
1976 **** **** ****
1976 **** **** ****
1975 picnic at hanging rock rachel roberts, anne-louise lambert, vivean gray peter weir
1975 one flew over the cuckoo's nest jack nicholson, louise fletcher, michael berryman milos forman
1975 jaws robert shaw, richard dreyfuss, roy scheider steven spielberg
1975 dog day afternoon al pacino, john cazale, penelope allen sidney lumet
1975 **** **** ****
1974 the front page walter matthau, jack lemmon, susan sarandon billy wilder
1974 **** **** ****
1974 **** **** ****
1974 **** **** ****
1974 **** **** ****
1973 the sting paul newman, robert redford george roy hill
1973 american graffiti richard dreyfuss, ron howard, paul le mat george lucas
1973 high plains drifter clint eastwood, verna bloom, marianna hill clint eastwood
1973 serpico al pacino, john randolph, jack kehoe sidney lumet
1973 **** **** ****
1972 play it again sam woody allen, diane keaton herbert ross
1972 **** **** ****
1972 **** **** ****
1972 **** **** ****
1972 **** **** ****
1971 walkabout jenny agutter, david gulpilil, luc roeg nicholas roeg
1971 kotch walter matthau, deborah winters, felicia farr jack lemmon
1971 the last picture show timothy bottoms, jeff bridges, cybill shepherd peter bogdanovich
1971 dirty harry clint eastwood, andrew robinson, harry guardino don siegel
1971 **** **** ****
1970 patton george c scott, karl malden, stephen young franklin j schaffner
1970 tora! tora! tora! martin balsam, so yamamura, jason robards richard fleischer, kinji fukasaku, toshio masuda
1970 waterloo rod steiger, christopher plummer, orson welles sergei bondarchuk
1970 **** **** ****
1970 **** **** ****
1968 2001: a space odyssey
stanley kubrick
1968 the odd couple jack lemmon, walter matthau gene saks
1965 the cincinnatti kid steve mcqueen norman jewison
1961 the hustler paul newman robert rossen
1960 the magnificent seven yul brynner, steve mcqueen, charles bronson john sturges
1960 the apartment jack lemmon