I obviously didn't see all of the movies released in 2015, but these are my favorites of those in theaters near me!
  1. Mad Max: Fury Road dir. George Miller
  2. Sicario dir. Denis Villeneuve
  3. Ex Machina dir. Alex Garland
  4. Steve Jobs dir. Danny Boyle
  5. Star Wars: the Force Awakens dir. J.J. Abrams
  6. Spotlight dir. Tom McCarthy
  7. The Hateful Eight dir. Quentin Tarantino
  8. Straight Outta Compton dir. F. Gary Gray
  9. Love & Mercy dir. Bill Pohlad
  10. Bridge of Spies dir. Steven Spielberg