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Movies released in 2015

  • The Revenant

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820’s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.

  • Inside Out

    9

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

  • Avengers: Age of Ultron

    8

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it’s up to Earth’s mightiest heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plan.

  • The Hateful Eight

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters.

  • Remember

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person he believes to be responsible for the death of his family in the death camp to kill him himself.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    8

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a rag-tag group of heroes can stop them, along with the help of the Resistance.

  • Room

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A kidnapped mother and son escape from a room in which they have endured imprisonment for the entirety of the boy’s life. Upon breaking free from its confines, they experience a dramatic homecoming, provoking insight into the depths of imagination and the extent of a mother’s love.

  • The Big Short

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight.

  • The Martian

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

  • Sicario

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico.

  • Self/less

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An extremely wealthy man, dying from cancer, undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man. But all is not as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the body’s origin and the organization that will kill to protect its cause.

  • The Little Prince

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A little girl lives in a very grown-up world with her mother, who tries to make sure she is prepared for it. Her neighbor The Aviator, introduces the girl to an extraordinary world where anything is possible, the world of The Little Prince.

  • Ant-Man

    7

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    High schooler Greg, who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl, finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate who has just been diagnosed with cancer.

  • Jurassic World

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A new theme park is built on the original site of Jurassic Park. Everything is going well until the park’s newest attraction – a genetically modified giant stealth killing machine –escapes containment and goes on a killing spree.

  • Meru

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Three elite climbers struggle to find their way through obsession and loss as they attempt to climb Mount Meru, one of the most coveted prizes in the high stakes game of Himalayan big wall climbing.

  • Steve Jobs

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac.

  • The Fear of 13

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A convicted murderer who has spent 23 years on Death Row tells his story.

  • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.

  • Fast & Furious 7

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.

  • Spectre

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

  • Green Room

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A punk rock band is forced to fight for survival after witnessing a murder at a neo-Nazi skinhead bar.

  • American Ultra

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A stoner - who is in fact a government agent - is marked as a liability and targeted for extermination. But he’s too well-trained and too high for them to handle.

  • The Lobster

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into the woods.

  • Joy

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Joy is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.

  • No Escape

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape from an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.

  • Eye in the Sky

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

  • Demolition

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A successful investment banker struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. With the help of a customer service rep and her young son, he starts to rebuild, beginning with the demolition of the life he once knew.

  • The Dressmaker

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A glamorous woman returns to her small town in rural Australia. With her sewing machine and haute couture style, she transforms the women and exacts sweet revenge on those who did her wrong.

  • Where to Invade Next

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully “invades” them to see what they have to offer.

  • Man Up

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A single woman takes the place of a stranger’s blind date, which leads to her finding the perfect boyfriend.

  • Brooklyn

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

  • Spotlight

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

  • Creed

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.

  • Everest

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.

  • Legend

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The film tells the story of the identical twin gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray, two of the most notorious criminals in British history, and their organised crime empire in the East End of London during the 1960s.

  • Burnt

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Adam Jones is a chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.

  • The Walk

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers.

  • Amy

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks.

  • Slow West

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A young Scottish man travels across America in pursuit of the woman he loves, attracting the attention of an outlaw who is willing to serve as a guide.

  • Bridge of Spies

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.

  • Chappie

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the near future, crime is patrolled by a mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself.

  • Ted 2

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he’s a person in a court of law.

  • San Andreas

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his daughter.

  • Spooks: The Greater Good

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When a terrorist escapes custody during a routine handover, Will Holloway must team with disgraced MI5 Intelligence Chief Harry Pearce to track him down before an imminent terrorist attack on London.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and almost everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There’s Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland.

  • Insurgent

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side.

  • The Bad Education Movie

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Mr Wickers and his class go on one final school trip after they finish their GCSEs.

  • Vacation

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Rusty Griswold takes his own family on a road trip to “Walley World” in order to spice things up with his wife and reconnect with his sons.

  • The 33

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, it traps 33 miners underground for 69 days.

  • The Diary of a Teenage Girl

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A teen artist living in 1970s San Francisco enters into an affair with her mother’s boyfriend.

  • Maggie's Plan

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Maggie wants to have a baby, raising him on her own, but when she gets romantically involved with John, a married man, things get complicated and all the balance of Maggie’s plans may collapse.

  • The Night Before

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    On Christmas eve, three lifelong friends spend the night in New York City looking for the Holy Grail of Christmas parties.

  • Youth

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A retired orchestra conductor is on holiday with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip’s birthday.

  • True Story

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo - who has taken on Finkel’s identity - his investigation morphs into a game of cat-and-mouse.

  • Mr. Right

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A girl falls for the “perfect” guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he’s a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him.

  • Miss You Already

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The friendship between two life-long girlfriends is put to the test when one starts a family and the other falls ill.

  • Irrational Man

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A tormented philosophy professor finds a will to live when he commits an existential act.

  • The Visit

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Two siblings become increasingly frightened by their grandparents’ disturbing behavior while visiting them on vacation.

  • The Meddler

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An aging widow from New York City follows her daughter to Los Angeles in hopes of starting a new life after her husband passes away.

  • Hardcore Henry

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Henry is resurrected from death with no memory, and he must save his wife from a telekinetic warlord with a plan to bio-engineer soldiers.

  • Crimson Peak

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds - and remembers.

  • Anomalisa

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.

  • Carol

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman.

  • Danny Collins

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An aging rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon.

  • Concussion

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In Pittsburgh, accomplished pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu uncovers the truth about brain damage in football players who suffer repeated concussions in the course of normal play.

  • Z for Zachariah

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotionally charged love triangle as the last known survivors.

  • Sisters

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Two sisters decide to throw one last house party before their parents sell their family home.

  • The Good Dinosaur

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.

  • The Program

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong’s performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.

  • Spy

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Susan Cooper is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global crisis.

  • In the Heart of the Sea

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A recounting of a New England whaling ship’s sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.

  • Trainwreck

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy.

  • Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    After having escaped the Maze, the Gladers now face a new set of challenges on the open roads of a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles.

  • Focus

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the midst of veteran con man Nicky’s latest scheme, a woman from his past - now an accomplished femme fatale - shows up and throws his plans for a loop.

  • Victor Frankenstein

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Told from Igor’s perspective, we see the troubled young assistant’s dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man - and the legend - we know today.

  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    As the war of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts by the Capitol, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring together an army against President Snow, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.

  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.

  • Suffragette

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State.

  • The Intern

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.

  • Terminator Genisys

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    John Connor sends Kyle Reese back in time to protect Sarah Connor, but when he arrives in 1984, nothing is as he expected it to be.

  • Tomorrowland: A World Beyond

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory as “Tomorrowland.”

  • Pitch Perfect 2

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name and regain their status, the Bellas take on a seemingly impossible task: winning an International competition no American team has ever won. In order to accomplish this monumental task, they need to strengthen the bonds of friendship and sisterhood, and blow away the competition with their amazing aca-magic! With all new friends and old rivals tagging along for the trip, the Bellas can hopefully accomplish their dreams once again.

  • The Gunman

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A sniper on a mercenary assassination team, kills the minister of mines of the Congo. Terrier’s successful kill shot forces him into hiding. Returning to the Congo years later, he becomes the target of a hit squad himself.

  • Run All Night

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Mobster and hit man Jimmy Conlon has one night to figure out where his loyalties lie: with his estranged son, Mike, whose life is in danger, or his longtime best friend, mob boss Shawn Maguire, who wants Mike to pay for the death of his own son.

  • Christmas with the Coopers

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The intertwined stories of four generations of Coopers unfold right before the annual family reunion on Christmas Eve.

  • The Stanford Prison Experiment

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In 1971, twenty-four male students are selected to take on randomly assigned roles of prisoners and guards in a mock prison situated in the basement of the Stanford psychology building.

  • Never Let Go

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A single mother on vacation, takes the law into her own hands to take back her abducted child.

  • A Walk in the Woods

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends.

  • Mistress America

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Tracy, a lonely college freshman in New York, is rescued from her solitude by her soon-to-be stepsister Brooke, an adventurous gal about town who entangles her in alluringly mad schemes. Mistress America is a comedy about dream-chasing, score-settling, makeshift families, and cat-stealing.

  • Aloha

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.

  • Hitman: Agent 47

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An assassin teams up with a woman to help her find her father and uncover the mysteries of her ancestry.

  • 400 Days

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    400 Days” centers on four astronauts sent on a simulated mission to a distant planet to test the psychological effects of deep space travel. Locked away for 400 days, the crew’s mental state begins to deteriorate when they lose all communication with the outside world. Forced to exit the ship, they discover that this mission may not have been a simulation after all.

  • Absolutely Anything

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A group of eccentric aliens confer a human being with the power to do absolutely anything, as an experiment.

  • Mississippi Grind

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Down on his luck and facing financial hardship, Gerry teams up with younger charismatic poker player, Curtis, in an attempt to change his luck. The two set off on a road trip through the South with visions of winning back what’s been lost.

  • Minions

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlett Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.

  • Tracers

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Wanted by the Chinese mafia, a New York City bike messenger escapes into the world of parkour after meeting a beautiful stranger.

  • Jupiter Ascending

    4

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A young woman discovers her destiny as an heiress of intergalactic nobility and must fight to protect the inhabitants of Earth from an ancient and destructive industry.

  • High-Rise

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.

  • Project Almanac

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.

  • Cinderella

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her scheming step-sisters. Never one to give up hope, Ella’s fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger.

  • Fifty Shades of Grey

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Literature student Anastasia Steele’s life changes forever when she meets handsome, yet tormented, billionaire Christian Grey.

  • Unfinished Business

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A hard-working small business owner and his two associates travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable - and unimaginable - way, including unplanned stops at a massive sex fetish event and a global economic summit.

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