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. Little Man Tate
40. Once a Thief
41. The Fisher King
42. Terminator 2: Judgement Day
43. Boyz N the Hood
44. Hook
45. Thelma & Louise
46. Beauty and the Beast
47. New Jack City
48. God of Gamblers 3
49. Oscar
50. The Doors
51. City Slickers
52. Soapdish
53. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
54. Rush
55. Father of the Bride
56. The Last Boy Scout
57. Touch and Go
58. The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear
59. To Be Number One
60. The Banquet
61. Life on a String
62. Other People’s Money
63. Kafka
64. Backdraft
65. Operation Condor
66. Ricochet
67. Madonna: Truth or Dare
68. Until the End of the World
69. He Said, She Said
70. Doc Hollywood
71. The Hard Way
72. My Girl
73. Dutch
74. Sleeping with the Enemy
75. King Ralph
76. Necessary Roughness
77. Toy Soldiers
78. Hudson Hawk
79. Life Stinks
80. Switch
81. Cool as Ice
82. 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. Boomerang
43. Candyman
44. Memoirs of an Invisible Man
45. A Few Good Men
46. Visions of Light
47. Noises Off
48. Chaplin
49. White Men Can’t Jump
50. A League of Their Own
51. Buffy the Vampire Slayer
52. My Cousin Vinny
53. Wicked City
54. Encino Man
55. Peter’s Friends
56. Shadows and Fog
57. Mr. Saturday Night
58. Scent of a Woman
59. The Cutting Edge
60. Lethal Weapon 3
61. The Hand that Rocks the Cradle
62. Aladdin
63. Honeymoon in Vegas
64. Jennifer 8
65. Of Mice and Men
66. Patriot Games
67. Single White Female
68. Housesitter
69. Toys
70. Passenger 57
71. Unlawful Entry
72. Kuffs
73. Shining Through
74. Hero
75. Death Becomes Her
76. Freejack
77. 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. Exotica
19. The Shawshank Redemption
20. He’s a Woman, She’s a Man
21. In the Mouth of Madness
22. Cabin Boy
23. Clerks
24. Eat Drink Man Woman
25. I Can’t Sleep
26. Reality Bites
27. That’s Entertainment III
28. Burning Paradise in Hell
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. Love in the Time of Twilight
11. Toy Story
12. Casa de Lava
13. Clueless
14. Party Girl
15. Seven
16. Persuasion
17. Sense and Sensibility
18. Babe
19. Ghost in the Shell
20. Before Sunrise
21. The Quick and the Dead
22. Casino
23. Strange Days
24. Rumble in the Bronx
25. A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora’s Box
26. The Addiction
27. The Chinese Feast
28. Living in Oblivion
29. A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella
30. City of Lost Children
31. Smoke
32. Desperado
33. Twelve Monkeys
34. Mighty Aphrodite
35. Tommy Boy
36. Get Shorty
37. Nixon
38. Loving You
39. Devil in a Blue Dress
40. Braveheart
41. Billy Madison
42. Peace Hotel
43. The Brady Bunch Movie
44. Crimson Tide
45. The Celluloid Closet
46. Apollo 13
47. To Die For
48. Shanghai Triad
49. Dead Presidents
50. Safe
51. Die Hard: With a Vengeance
52. Blue in the Face
53. Richard III
54. Bad Boys
55. Empire Records
56. GoldenEye
57. Showgirls
58. Don’t Give a Damn
59. The Brothers McMullen
60. Rob Roy
61. Dolores Clairborne
62. Outbreak
63. The Living Dead
64. The American President
65. Jeffrey
66. The Usual Suspects
67. Kids
68. Don Juan DeMarco
69. Unstrung Heroes
70. Dead Man Walking
71. My Father is a Hero
72. Unzipped
73. Clockers
74. Powder
75. Mr. Holland’s Opus
76. Leaving Las Vegas
77. Species
78. Friday
79. Georgia
80. Mallrats
81. The Basketball Diaries
82. Dangerous Minds
83. Circle of Friends
84. Murder in the First
85. The Prophesy
86. The Last Supper
87. Higher Learning
88. Heavy
89. Mortal Kombat
90. Othello
91. Sabrina
92. The Adventurers
93. Canadian Bacon
94. Grumpier Old Men
95. Les Miserables
96. The Doom Generation
97. Welcome to the Dollhouse
98. Copycat
99. Nick of Time
100. Lord of Illusions
101. Money Train
102. Batman Forever
103. First Knight
104. Just Cause
105. Waterworld
106. 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. From Dusk Til Dawn
21. Hard Eight
22. Stage Door
23. Beyond Hypothermia
24. Mission: Impossible
25. La Comédie-Française
26. Scream
27. Ebola Syndrome
28. The Rock
29. Kingpin
30. Big Bullet
31. The Day a Pig Fell into the Well
32. Happy Gilmore
33. Emma
34. Freeway
35. The Frighteners
36. Broken Arrow
37. Beautiful Girls
38. Swingers
39. Tri-Star
40. Michael Collins
41. The Cable Guy
42. Black Mask
43. A Moment of Romance III
44. The Typewriter, the Rifle & the Movie Camera
45. Chacun cherche son chat
46. The Stunt Woman
47. Hamlet
48. Dr. Wai in “The Scripture with No Words”
49. Hype!
50. That Thing You Do!
51. Everyone Says I Love You
52. The Ghost and the Darkness
53. Forbidden City Cop
54. Young and Dangerous 3
55. Prisoner of the Mountains
56. Basquiat
57. Jerry Maguire
58. Shanghai Grand
59. Independence Day
60. Young and Dangerous
61. The Pallbearer
62. The Truth About Cats & Dogs
63. She’s the One
64. Young and Dangerous 2
65. Shine
66. SubUrbia
67. Get on the Bus
68. Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Star
69. Star Trek: First Contact
70. The Birdcage
71. The People vs. Larry Flynt
72. A Very Brady Sequel
73. Brain Candy
74. Secrets & Lies
75. I Shot Andy Warhol
76. The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
77. Police Story 4: First Strike
78. Trees Lounge
79. Courage Under Fire
80. The Whole Wide World
81. Yes Madam 5
82. Primal Fear
83. Mother
84. Phenomenon
85. Beavis & Butt-Head Do America
86. Don’t Be a Menace
87. Black Sheep
88. Paradise Lost
89. Walking and Talking
90. American Buffalo
91. One Fine Day
92. Dragonheart
93. Ghosts of Mississippi
94. The Crucible
95. Sling Blade
96. Twister
97. Eddie
98. Sleepers
99. Schizopolis
100. Space Jam
101. Michael
102. Fear
103. Jack
104. Phat Beach
105. Spy Hard
106. 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. My Neighbors the Yamadas
5. Eyes Wide Shut
6. Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
7. The Wind Will Carry Us
8. The King of Comedy
9. Fight Club
10. Dead or Alive
11. Toy Story 2
12. Running Out of Time
13. Time Regained
14. The Road Home
15. Existenz
16. Topsy-Turvy
17. The Iron Giant
18. South Park
19. Office Space
20. Magnolia
21. The Blair Witch Project
22. Galaxy Quest
23. Where a Good Man Goes
24. HHH: A Portrait of Hou Hsiao-hsien
25. Ride with the Devil
26. Sweet and Lowdown
27. Tempting Heart
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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