Special Report

The Best Classic Movie Released Every Year Since 1950

Source: Courtesy of Warner Bros.

1990: Goodfellas
> Average IMDb rating: 8.7 (1,080,136)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 97%
> Tomatometer: 96%
> Starring: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco

Source: Courtesy of The Criterion Collection

1991: A Brighter Summer Day
> Average IMDb rating: 8.4 (9,213)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 94%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Chang Chen, Lisa Yang, Kuo-Chu Chang, Elaine Jin

Source: Courtesy of Hemispheric Pictures

1992: Lessons of Darkness
> Average IMDb rating: 8.0 (5,768)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 92%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Werner Herzog

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

1993: Schindler’s List
> Average IMDb rating: 8.9 (1,277,071)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 97%
> Tomatometer: 98%
> Starring: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Pictures Corporation

1994: The Shawshank Redemption
> Average IMDb rating: 9.3 (2,492,030)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 98%
> Tomatometer: 91%
> Starring: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler

Source: Courtesy of Gramercy Pictures

1995: La Haine
> Average IMDb rating: 8.1 (161,933)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 95%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Vincent Cassel, Hubert Koundé, Saïd Taghmaoui, Abdel Ahmed Ghili

Source: Courtesy of Creative Thinking International Ltd.

1996: Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
> Average IMDb rating: 8.3 (16,262)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 93%
> Tomatometer: 100%
> Starring: Tony Brooks, Diana Davis, Terry Wood (archive footage)

Source: Courtesy of Miramax

1997: Good Will Hunting
> Average IMDb rating: 8.3 (908,863)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 94%
> Tomatometer: 98%
> Starring: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård

Source: Courtesy of DreamWorks

1998: Saving Private Ryan
> Average IMDb rating: 8.6 (1,303,887)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 95%
> Tomatometer: 93%
> Starring: Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore, Edward Burns

Source: Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics

1999: All About My Mother
> Average IMDb rating: 7.9 (93,489)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 93%
> Tomatometer: 98%
> Starring: Cecilia Roth, Marisa Paredes, Candela Peña, Antonia San Juan