The Best Films Of 2015 – The Uncut Top 20

Revealed! Our favourite movies of 2015

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The current issue of Uncut features the best films of 2015, compiled by the Uncut team, along with our albums of the year, reissues and compilations of the year, and the best films and books.

You can read new assessments of the films in the issue, but below is the full list of Uncut’s films. Click on the links to read the original Uncut reviews… and as always let us know in the comments or on Facebook what would make your Top 20.

Uncut’s Top 20 Films Of 2015 are:

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20 Cartel Land
DIRECTED BY: MATTHEW HEINEMAN

19 Mistress America
DIR: NOAH BAUMBACH
Read Uncut’s review of Mistress America by clicking here

18 It Follows
DIR: DAVID ROBERT MITCHELL

17 The Lobster
DIR: YORGOS LANTHIMOS

16 Foxcatcher
DIR: BENNETT MILLER
Read Uncut’s review of Foxcatcher by clicking here

15 Ex Machina
DIR: ALEX GARLAND

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14 Whiplash
DIR: DAMIEN CHAZELLE
Read Uncut’s review of Whiplash by clicking here

13 A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night
DIR: ANA LILY AMIRPOUR
Read Uncut’s review of A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night by clicking here

12 Sicario
DIR: DENIS VILLENEUVE

11 Inside Out
DIR: PETE DOCTER, RONALDO DEL CARMEN

10 Timbuktu
DIR: ABDER RAHMANE SISSAKO
Read Uncut’s review of Timbuktu by clicking here

9 Beasts Of No Nation
DIR: CARY FUKANAGA

8 Wild Tales
DIR: DAMIÁN SZIFRON

7 While We’re Young
DIR: NOAH BAUMBACH
Read Uncut’s review of While We’re Young by clicking here

6 Birdman
DIR: ALEJANDRO IÑÁRRITU
Read Uncut’s review of Birdman by clicking here

5 Mad Max: Fury Road
DIR: GEORGE MILLER
Read Uncut’s review of Mad Max: Fury Road by clicking here

4 Carol
DIR: TODD HAYNES
Read Uncut’s review of Carol by clicking here

3 Love & Mercy
DIR: BILL POHLAD
Read Uncut’s review of Love & Mercy by clicking here

2 The Duke Of Burgundy
DIR: PETER STRICKLAND
Read Uncut’s review of The Duke Of Burgundy by clicking here

1 Inherent Vice
DIR: PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON
Read Uncut’s review of Inherent Vice by clicking here

The January 2016 issue of Uncut is now on sale in the UK – featuring Paul Weller, David Bowie, Best Of 2015, Roger Waters, Father John Misty, Pere Ubu, Robert Forster, Natalie Prass, James Brown, Bruce Springsteen, Sunn O))), Jonny Greenwood, Arthur Lee & Love, Neil Young, Janis Joplin and more.

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