Rankings: 1990-1999

1990:
1990 Endy Awards

1. Miller’s Crossing
2. Days of Being Wild
3. Metropolitan
4. Bullet in the Head
5. Goodfellas
6. Archangel
7. Close-Up
8. An Angel at My Table
9. The Civil War
10. Joe Versus the Volcano
11. Gremlins 2: The New Batch
12. White Hunter Black Heart
13. The Hunt for Red October
14. Trust
15. Song of the Exile
16. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
17. Total Recall
18. Dreams
19. Dick Tracy
20. Edward Scissorhands
21. Quick Change
22. Tremors
23. All for the Winner
24. Pump Up the Volume
25. Hamlet
26. A Moment of Romance
27. Predator 2
28. I Love You to Death
29. Postcards from the Edge
30. She Shoots Straight
31. The Godfather: Part III
32. The Freshman
33. Swordsman
34. The Russia House
35. Reversal of Fortune
36. Presumed Innocent
37. La Femme Nikita
38. Darkman
39. Vincent & Theo
40. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket
41. The Fun, the Luck & the Tycoon
42. Days of Thunder
43. Bicycle Sighs
44. Cry-Baby
45. Wild at Heart
46. Mama
47. Awakenings
48. Bonfire of the Vanities
49. Europa Europa
50. Alice
51. Tiger on the Beat 2
52. The Grifters
53. Die Hard 2: Die Harder
54. Misery
55. Pretty Woman
56. Dances with Wolves
57. Havana
58. Henry & June
59. Back to the Future Part III
60. Skinny Tiger, Fatty Dragon
61. Rocky V
62. Young Guns II
63. Home Alone
64. Ghost
65. Narrow Margin
66. Green Card
67. My Blue Heaven
68. Lord of the Flies
69. Flatliners
70. Arachnophobia
71. RoboCop 2
72. Another 48 Hrs
73. Internal Affairs
74. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
75. Kindergarten Cop
76. Air America
77. Quigley Down Under
78. Men at Work
79. 3 Men and a Little Lady
80. Bird on a Wire
81. Look Who’s Talking Too
82. Nuns on the Run

1991:
1991 Endy Awards

1. Only Yesterday
2. A Brighter Summer Day
3. Slacker
4. Les amants du Pont-Neuf
5. Once Upon a Time in China
6. Centre Stage
7. Prospero’s Books
8. Barton Fink
9. Silence of the Lambs
10. LA Story
11. My Own Private Idaho
12. Flirting
13. Night and Day
14. The Double Life of Veronique
15. Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse
16. JFK
17. A Brief History of Time
18. Night on Earth
19. Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey
20. Defending Your Life
21. Point Break
22. Tricky Brains
23. Into the Woods
24. Raise the Red Lantern
25. Prison on Fire II
26. Zodiac Killers
27. What About Bob?
28. Hot Shots!
29. Cape Fear
30. God of Gamblers 2
31. City of Hope
32. The Addams Family
33. Delicatessen
34. Fight Back to School
35. Bugsy
36. Poison
37. Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
38. Dead Again
39. Sisters of the World Unite
40. Little Man Tate
41. Once a Thief
42. The Fisher King
43. Terminator 2: Judgement Day
44. Boyz N the Hood
45. Hook
46. Thelma & Louise
47. Beauty and the Beast
48. New Jack City
49. God of Gamblers 3
50. Oscar
51. The Doors
52. City Slickers
53. Soapdish
54. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
55. Rush
56. Father of the Bride
57. The Last Boy Scout
58. Touch and Go
59. The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear
60. To Be Number One
61. The Banquet
62. Life on a String
63. Other People’s Money
64. Kafka
65. Backdraft
66. Operation Condor
67. Ricochet
68. Madonna: Truth or Dare
69. Until the End of the World
70. He Said, She Said
71. Doc Hollywood
72. The Hard Way
73. My Girl
74. Dutch
75. Sleeping with the Enemy
76. King Ralph
77. Necessary Roughness
78. Toy Soldiers
79. Hudson Hawk
80. Life Stinks
81. Switch
82. Cool as Ice
83. Highlander II: The Quickening

1992:
1992 Endy Awards

1. The Last of the Mohicans
2. Unforgiven
3. Fire Walk with Me
4. Hard-Boiled
5. Orlando
6. The Long Day Closes
7. Porco Rosso
8. Simple Men
9. Glengarry Glen Ross
10. Once Upon a Time in China II
11. Reservoir Dogs
12. Singles
13. Rebels of the Neon God
14. Bram Stoker’s Dracula
15. Full Contact
16. Police Story 3: Supercop
17. Pandora’s Box
18. Swordsman II
19. The Player
20. Wayne’s World
21. Bad Lieutenant
22. Batman Returns
23. The Royal Tramp
24. Strictly Ballroom
25. Malcolm X
26. New Dragon Gate Inn
27. Bob Roberts
28. All’s Well, Ends Well
29. Howard’s End
30. Moon Warriors
31. The Crying Game
32. El Mariachi
33. Sneakers
34. Twin Dragons
35. Basic Instinct
36. Royal Tramp II
37. Alien 3
38. A Midnight Clear
39. Husbands and Wives
40. The Muppet Christmas Carol
41. Far and Away
42. Mary from Beijing
43. Boomerang
44. Candyman
45. Memoirs of an Invisible Man
46. A Few Good Men
47. Visions of Light
48. Noises Off
49. Chaplin
50. White Men Can’t Jump
51. A League of Their Own
52. Buffy the Vampire Slayer
53. My Cousin Vinny
54. Wicked City
55. Encino Man
56. Peter’s Friends
57. Shadows and Fog
58. Mr. Saturday Night
59. Scent of a Woman
60. The Cutting Edge
61. Lethal Weapon 3
62. The Hand that Rocks the Cradle
63. Aladdin
64. Honeymoon in Vegas
65. Jennifer 8
66. Of Mice and Men
67. Patriot Games
68. Single White Female
69. Housesitter
70. Toys
71. Passenger 57
72. Unlawful Entry
73. Kuffs
74. Shining Through
75. Hero
76. Death Becomes Her
77. Freejack
78. The Distinguished Gentlemen

1993:
1993 Endy Awards

1. The Age of Innocence
2. Dazed and Confused
3. Three Colors: Blue
4. The Puppetmaster
5. Iron Monkey
6. The Piano
7. Matinee
8. Green Snake
9. Sonatine
10. The Tai-Chi Master
11. True Romance
12. Groundhog Day
13. Six Degrees of Separation
14. The Legend of Fong Sai-yuk
15. The Last Action Hero
16. The Bride with White Hair
17. Searching for Bobby Fischer
18. The East is Red
19. Army of Darkness
20. Menace II Society
21. Jurassic Park
22. The Nightmare Before Christmas
23. Boys Are Easy
24. Shadowlands
25. A Perfect World
26. He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Father
27. Schindler’s List
28. Red Rock West
29. The Wedding Banquet
30. The War Room
31. The Remains of the Day
32. Crime Story
33. Executioners
34. The Fugitive
35. So, I Married an Axe Murderer
36. Kung Fu Cult Master
37. And the Band Played On
38. The Heroic Trio
39. The Eagle Shooting Heroes
40. Latcho Drom
41. In the Line of Fire
42. Gettysburg
43. Much Ado About Nothing
44. The Legend of Fong Sai-yuk II
45. In the Name of the Father
46. Little Buddha
47. Carlito’s Way
48. Hard Target
49. Mad Dog and Glory
50. Short Cuts
51. Once Upon a Time in China III
52. Addams Family Values
53. Benny & Joon
54. Demolition Man
55. Faraway, So Close!
56. Painted Skin
57. Tombstone
58. Cliffhanger
59. Sleepless in Seattle
60. Robin Hood: Men in Tights
61. The Thing Called Love
62. Blade of Fury
63. Hot Shots Part Deux
64. This Boys Life
65. Philadelphia
66. Falling Down
67. Ninja Scroll
68. Malice
69. Last Hero in China
70. The House of the Spirits
71. The Trial
72. What’s Eating Gilbert Grape
73. Once Upon a Time in China IV
74. Rudy
75. CB4
76. Cool Runnings
77. Grumpy Old Men
78. Point of No Return
79. Dave
80. The Man Without a Face
81. Indecent Proposal
82. Judgement Night
83. Coneheads
84. Manhattan Murder Mystery
85. Wayne’s World 2
86. The Advocate
87. Three of Hearts
88. The Program
89. Mrs. Doubtfire
90. Posse
91. Another Stakeout
92. The Pelican Brief
93. Sliver
94. National Lampoon’s Loaded Weapon 1
95. The Firm
96. Made in America

1994:
1994 Endy Awards

1. Chungking Express
2. Pulp Fiction
3. Sátántangó
4. In the Heat of the Sun
5. Ashes of Time
6. Drunken Master II
7. Three Colors: Red
8. Ed Wood
9. Pom Poko
10. The Hudsucker Proxy
11. A Borrowed Life
12. Fist of Legend
13. The Last Seduction
14. Quiz Show
15. Hoop Dreams
16. Four Weddings and a Funeral
17. Wing Chun
18. Cabin Boy
19. Exotica
20. The Shawshank Redemption
21. He’s a Woman, She’s a Man
22. In the Mouth of Madness
23. Eat Drink Man Woman
24. I Can’t Sleep
25. Reality Bites
26. That’s Entertainment III
27. Burning Paradise in Hell
28. Clerks
29. Three Colors: White
30. Shallow Grave
31. The Lovers
32. Barcelona
33. Heavenly Creatures
34. The Paper
35. The Private Eye Blues
36. Little Women
37. The River Wild
38. Once Were Warriors
39. Wild Reeds
40. Before the Rain
41. Nobody’s Fool
42. PCU
43. Crumb
44. Middlemarch
45. Leon, the Professional
46. Death and the Maiden
47. Vanya on 42nd Street
48. Once Upon a Time in China V
49. Swimming with Sharks
50. To Live
51. Clean Slate
52. Legends of the Fall
53. Speed
54. Little Odessa
55. Oleanna
56. The Madness of King George
57. Imaginary Crimes
58. What Happened Was
59. Natural Born Killers
60. The Mask
61. Star Trek: Generations
62. True Lies
63. Maverick
64. Blue Chips
65. Above the Rim
66. The Crow
67. Drunken Master III
68. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
69. Sleep With Me
70. When a Man Loves a Woman
71. Killing Zoe
72. Bullets over Broadway
73. Spanking the Monkey
74. Dumb & Dumber
75. Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle
76. It Could Happen to You
77. Forrest Gump
78. Nell
79. Interview with the Vampire
80. SFW
81. Sirens
82. Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein
83. Immortal Beloved
84. Major League II
85. Nostradamus
86. Priest
87. Blue Sky
88. Speechless
89. Wolf
90. Only You
91. Airheads
92. Timecop
93. The Client
94. Princess Caraboo
95. In the Army Now
96. The Specialist
97. The Next Karate Kid

1995:
1995 Endy Awards

1. Dead Man
2. Good Men, Good Women
3. Whisper of the Heart
4. Heat
5. Ballet
6. Fallen Angels
7. The Blade
8. Kicking and Screaming
9. Pride and Prejudice
10. Kamikaze Taxi
11. Love in the Time of Twilight
12. Toy Story
13. Casa de Lava
14. Clueless
15. Party Girl
16. Seven
17. Persuasion
18. Sense and Sensibility
19. Babe
20. Ghost in the Shell
21. Before Sunrise
22. The Quick and the Dead
23. Casino
24. Strange Days
25. Rumble in the Bronx
26. A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora’s Box
27. The Addiction
28. The Chinese Feast
29. Living in Oblivion
30. A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella
31. City of Lost Children
32. Smoke
33. Siao Yu
34. Desperado
35. Twelve Monkeys
36. Mighty Aphrodite
37. Tommy Boy
38. Get Shorty
39. Nixon
40. Loving You
41. Devil in a Blue Dress
42. Braveheart
43. Billy Madison
44. Peace Hotel
45. The Brady Bunch Movie
46. Crimson Tide
47. The Celluloid Closet
48. Apollo 13
49. To Die For
50. Shanghai Triad
51. Dead Presidents
52. Safe
53. Die Hard: With a Vengeance
54. Blue in the Face
55. Richard III
56. Bad Boys
57. Empire Records
58. GoldenEye
59. Showgirls
60. Don’t Give a Damn
61. The Brothers McMullen
62. Rob Roy
63. Dolores Clairborne
64. Outbreak
65. The Living Dead
66. The American President
67. Jeffrey
68. The Usual Suspects
69. Kids
70. Don Juan DeMarco
71. Unstrung Heroes
72. Dead Man Walking
73. My Father is a Hero
74. Unzipped
75. Clockers
76. Powder
77. Mr. Holland’s Opus
78. Leaving Las Vegas
79. Species
80. Friday
81. Georgia
82. Mallrats
83. The Basketball Diaries
84. Dangerous Minds
85. Circle of Friends
86. Murder in the First
87. The Prophesy
88. The Last Supper
89. Higher Learning
90. Heavy
91. Mortal Kombat
92. Othello
93. Sabrina
94. The Adventurers
95. Canadian Bacon
96. Grumpier Old Men
97. Les Miserables
98. The Doom Generation
99. Welcome to the Dollhouse
100. Copycat
101. Nick of Time
102. Lord of Illusions
103. Money Train
104. Batman Forever
105. First Knight
106. Just Cause
107. Waterworld
108. Dracula: Dead and Loving It

1996:
1996 Endy Awards

1. Comrades: Almost a Love Story
2. Mahjong
3. Irma Vep
4. Goodbye South, Goodbye
5. Big Night
6. Trainspotting
7. The English Patient
8. Viva Erotica
9. Bound
10. Romeo + Juliet
11. Mars Attacks!
12. Bottle Rocket
13. Lone Star
14. Waiting for Guffman
15. Fargo
16. The Watermelon Woman
17. When We Were Kings
18. The Portrait of a Lady
19. The God of Cookery
20. Tonight Nobody Goes Home
21. From Dusk Til Dawn
22. Hard Eight
23. Stage Door
24. Beyond Hypothermia
25. Mission: Impossible
26. La Comédie-Française
27. Scream
28. Ebola Syndrome
29. The Rock
30. Kingpin
31. Big Bullet
32. The Day a Pig Fell into the Well
33. Happy Gilmore
34. Emma
35. Freeway
36. The Frighteners
37. Broken Arrow
38. Beautiful Girls
39. Swingers
40. Tri-Star
41. Michael Collins
42. The Cable Guy
43. Black Mask
44. A Moment of Romance III
45. The Typewriter, the Rifle & the Movie Camera
46. Chacun cherche son chat
47. The Stunt Woman
48. Hamlet
49. Dr. Wai in “The Scripture with No Words”
50. Hype!
51. That Thing You Do!
52. Everyone Says I Love You
53. The Ghost and the Darkness
54. Forbidden City Cop
55. Young and Dangerous 3
56. Prisoner of the Mountains
57. Basquiat
58. Jerry Maguire
59. Shanghai Grand
60. Independence Day
61. Young and Dangerous
62. The Pallbearer
63. The Truth About Cats & Dogs
64. She’s the One
65. Young and Dangerous 2
66. Shine
67. SubUrbia
68. Get on the Bus
69. Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Star
70. Star Trek: First Contact
71. The Birdcage
72. The People vs. Larry Flynt
73. A Very Brady Sequel
74. Brain Candy
75. Secrets & Lies
76. I Shot Andy Warhol
77. The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
78. Police Story 4: First Strike
79. Trees Lounge
80. Courage Under Fire
81. The Whole Wide World
82. Yes Madam 5
83. Primal Fear
84. Mother
85. Phenomenon
86. Beavis & Butt-Head Do America
87. Don’t Be a Menace
88. Black Sheep
89. Paradise Lost
90. Walking and Talking
91. American Buffalo
92. One Fine Day
93. Dragonheart
94. Ghosts of Mississippi
95. The Crucible
96. Sling Blade
97. Twister
98. Eddie
99. Sleepers
100. Schizopolis
101. Space Jam
102. Michael
103. Fear
104. Jack
105. Phat Beach
106. Spy Hard
107. Last Dance

1997:
1997 Endy Awards

1. Boogie Nights
2. Jackie Brown
3. Lost Highway
4. The Mirror
5. Cure
6. Happy Together
7. Xiao Wu
8. Taste of Cherry
9. Starship Troopers
10. Too Many Ways to Be No. 1
11. The River
12. Fireworks
13. Titanic
14. Perfect Blue
15. Kundun
16. Henry Fool
17. Lifeline
18. Grosse Point Blank
19. The Fifth Element
20. Fast, Cheap & Out of Control
21. The Odd Ones Dies
22. Princess Mononoke
23. Face/Off
24. Twilight of the Ice Nymphs
25. The Spanish Prisoner
26. Full Alert
27. Gattaca
28. The Soong Sisters
29. The Edge
30. The Lost World: Jurassic Park
31. Double Team
32. Once Upon a Time in China and America
33. Nowhere
34. The Game
35. Amistad
36. A Life Less Ordinary
37. The Dream Factory
38. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
39. The Devil’s Advocate
40. Night Falls on Manhattan
41. End of Evangelion
42. Mr. Nice Guy
43. The Ice Storm
44. The Sweet Hereafter
45. Abre los ojos
46. Deconstructing Harry
47. Mr. Jealousy
48. Prefontaine
49. Oscar and Lucinda
50. LA Confidential
51. Good Will Hunting
52. The Boxer
53. Donnie Brasco
54. Chasing Amy
55. Wag the Dog
56. Alien: Resurrection
57. Private Parts
58. U-Turn
59. Wings of the Dove
60. Smilla’s Sense of Snow
61. House of Yes
62. Volcano
63. Marius and Jeanette
64. Event Horizon
65. I Know What You Did Last Summer
66. In the Company of Men
67. Life is Beautiful
68. As Good as It Gets
69. Men in Black
70. Contact
71. Mimic
72. Clockwatchers
73. Scream 2
74. GI Jane
75. Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion
76. Evangelion: Death and Rebirth
77. Liar Liar
78. The Myth of Fingerprints
79. Inventing the Abbotts
80. Tomorrow Never Dies
81. Trojan War
82. The Relic
83. The Full Monty
84. Telling Lies in America
85. Cop Land
86. Lolita
87. Spice World
88. Absolute Power
89. Two Girls and a Guy

1998:
1998 Endy Awards

1. The Big Lebowski
2. The Thin Red Line
3. Histoire(s) du cinema
4. The Flowers of Shanghai
5. The Last Days of Disco
6. Rushmore
7. New Rose Hotel
8. Expect the Unexpected
9. April Story
10. Fucking Åmål
11. A Hero Never Dies
12. Beast Cops
13. Pi
14. Buffalo ’66
15. There’s Something About Mary
16. The Power of Kangwon Province
17. Ronin
18. The Longest Nite
19. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
20. Anna Magdalena
21. After Life
22. Run Lola Run
23. Thirdworld
24. Armageddon
25. Knock Off
26. Primary Colors
27. Out of Sight
28. He Got Game
29. The Zero Effect
30. Small Soldiers
31. Rounders
32. Pleasantville
33. Meet Joe Black
34. The Wedding Singer
35. Dark City
36. The Mask of Zorro
37. A Bug’s Life
38. A Simple Plan
39. The Siege
40. What Dreams May Come
41. The Newton Boys
42. Croupier
43. Elizabeth
44. Bulworth
45. Sliding Doors
46. Wild Things
47. Shakespeare in Love
48. Enemy of the State
49. Smoke Signals
50. Slums of Beverly Hills
51. Little Voice
52. You’ve Got Mail
53. The Truman Show
54. Next Stop Wonderland
55. Saving Private Ryan
56. A Civil Action
57. The Faculty
58. Can’t Hardly Wait
59. The Opposite of Sex
60. The Suspect
61. The Waterboy
62. The Replacement Killers
63. Without Limits
64. Meeting People is Easy
65. No Looking Back
66. Ballistic Kiss
67. American History X
68. Mulan
69. Pecker
70. Permanent Midnight
71. The X-Files
72. Safe Men
73. Disturbing Behavior
74. Celebrity
75. Lethal Weapon 4
76. Star Trek: Insurrection
77. Psycho
78. Your Friends & Neighbors
79. Godzilla
80. Snake Eyes
81. 54

1999:
1999 Endy Awards

1. Beau travail
2. The Mission
3. The Matrix
4. Eyes Wide Shut
5. Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
6. My Neighbors the Yamadas
7. The Wind Will Carry Us
8. Tempting Heart
9. The King of Comedy
10. Fight Club
11. Dead or Alive
12. Toy Story 2
13. Running Out of Time
14. Time Regained
15. The Road Home
16. Existenz
17. Topsy-Turvy
18. The Iron Giant
19. South Park
20. Office Space
21. Magnolia
22. The Blair Witch Project
23. Galaxy Quest
24. Where a Good Man Goes
25. HHH: A Portrait of Hou Hsiao-hsien
26. Ride with the Devil
27. Sweet and Lowdown
28. 6ixtynin9
29. Cradle Will Rock
30. The 13th Warrior
31. Belfast, Maine
32. The Insider
33. The Sixth Sense
34. Go
35. Election
36. The Messenger
37. Bringing Out the Dead
38. She and Her Cat
39. The Ninth Gate
40. Being John Malkovich
41. The Virgin Suicides
42. 10 Things I Hate About You
43. American Pie
44. Bowfinger
45. Summer of Sam
46. The Talented Mr. Ripley
47. Varsity Blues
48. Audition
49. The Limey
50. Mystery Men
51. Dick
52. Cruel Intentions
53. The Phantom Menace
54. Beyond the Mat
55. The Victim
56. Three Kings
57. Anna and the King
58. But I’m a Cheerleader
59. The Mummy
60. Man on the Moon
61. Sleepy Hollow
62. She’s All That
63. Anywhere But Here
64. Dogma
65. American Beauty
66. Big Daddy
67. Any Given Sunday
68. 200 Cigarettes
69. Teaching Mrs. Tingle
70. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
71. The Woman Chaser
72. Payback

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