The year 2015 was a huge year for the booming movie industry. We saw great releases that covered just about every genre from sci-fi fantasy and action to drama, comedy and thriller. Some of them wowed us while others were a bit of a flop, and one even earned Leo DiCaprio his Oscar (finally!). In case you missed out on some of the year’s top films, here a breakdown of the favorites. Check out the Rotten Tomatoes rating below each movie listed to get an idea of how much the world loved each one.
1. Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens
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Director: JJ Abrams
Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Harrison Ford, Peter Mayhew, Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill
Running time: 136 min.
IMDb rating: 8.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 93%