Poll: Sight & Sound's Best Films of 2015
A poll by pbn
Results of 2,111 votes:
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
The Assassin (2015)
Inside Out (2015)
Inherent Vice (2014)
It Follows (2014)
Son of Saul (2015)
The Look of Silence (2014)
Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One (2015)
45 Years (2015)
Hard to Be a God (2013)
Horse Money (2014)
No Home Movie (2015)
Most Original Movie of the 2010s
In a decade full of sequels, remakes, reboots and other forms of reworking on pre-existing material, it's time to salute these 'standalone' movies that reinvented the wheel. Often venturing in the realm of fantasy, sci-fi, colorful universes or unfamiliar cinematic territories, these films (one per director) owed their success to their creativity, inventiveness, a smart concept and a capability to be as emotionally and intellectually appealing as any "normal" film... proving that cinema can still surprise us. So, which of these movies do you think is the most original of the 2010s? After voting, you might discuss the list here
Oscars 2016: Best Animated Feature Film of the Year
Which film should win the Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year at the Oscars 2016? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Rotten Tomatoes: Top Musical & Performing Arts Movies
Which of these top 35 musical and performing arts movies, according to Rotten Tomatoes, is your favorite? Discuss here Other Genres: Art House & International | Classics | Horror | Mystery & Suspense | Sci-Fi & Fantasy
R-Rated Animated Movies
Not all animated films are made for children or family-friendly viewing. Some are made for "mature" adults. Which grown-up animated movie below is your favorite? Discuss Here
Oscars 2016: A Single Nomination
Which film that earned just a single nomination for the Oscars 2016 do you most want to win its nomination? Discuss Here
Saturn Award 2016: Best Animated Film
Which Animated Film is your favorite nominee for Best Animated Film for the 42nd Saturn Award, which will occur on June 22, 2016? Discuss here
Modern Films Shot in Academy Ratio
This is a list of modern films that were shot in the Academy Ratio (1:37:1 or 1:33:1) This ratio of squarer framing is rarely used for the movies in recent years. Which of these films makes the best use of this aspect ratio? Note: The list contains movies after 2000. Documentaries and Short films are not added. Discuss the list here.
Favorite Charlie Kaufman Screenplay
Roger Ebert called him "the most gifted screenwriter of the 2000s". He has won an Academy Award and was also nominated for another with his fictional twin brother Donald. Which of these scripts written by Charlie Kaufman is your favorite? Discuss here
The Best 2010s Animated Movie
In an era when technology is at an all-time high, we've channeled that growth through the creation of many lovable and innovative animated movies in this decade. Which of these 2010s Animated movies will you most likely remember? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Room Service, Please!
Which of these movies had the most memorable 'regular' use of a hotel as a setting? (no horror or supernatural elements) After voting, you may discuss the poll here
Animated Movies for the Big Kids
What is your favorite adult oriented animated movie? Note: Combined Animated/Live action included, PG-13 and R Titles After voting, please discuss here.
2016 Independent Spirit Awards: Best Feature
Which film do you think will win the Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature at the 2016 Independent Spirit Awards? You may discuss the poll here.
Golden Globes 2016: Best Animated Feature Film
Which animated film should win the Golden Globe award for Best Animated Feature Film at the Golden Globe Awards 2016? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Shy, Insecure, Quiet, Sad and Charlie Kaufman
In Charlie Kaufman movies, scripts usually feature lonely, shy and sad male protagonist. Who's your favorite male character from this list? Discuss here
Best Stop-Motion Movie
What is your favorite animated movie made in stop-motion? After voting discuss here
Face-Off: Favorite Movie Directed by Charlie Kaufman
Charlie Kaufman's career as a screenwriter has been rather eclectic, delving into our minds with a penchant for the dreamlike and bizarre. The natural evolution of Kaufman's talents took him to the director's chair, where he has developed something of a cult following. Which of Kaufman's directorial efforts is your favorite? Discuss the poll/list HERE.
Best Oscar Winning Documentary Feature Since 2000
Which of the Oscar winners for Best Documentary Feature since 2000 is the best in your opinion? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
32 by A24
Starting in 2012, A24 has become one of the leading U.S. distributors of arthouse film. Which of these releases gets your A+ grade? Discuss here
It's Not Disney
Which is the best animated movie outside of Disney and Pixar? This poll doesn't include anime movies You may discuss here
BAFTA Awards 2016: Alexander Korda Award for Outstanding British Film of the Year
Which of the 2016 BAFTA Awards nominees for Alexander Korda Award for Outstanding British Film of the Year do you think should win? Discuss Here