The 10 Best (and 10 Worst) Movies of Summer 2015

We made it. One of the biggest, craziest summers in motion picture history, packed to the gills with blockbusters, independents, reboots, remakes, franchises and sequels. Together, dear readers, we made it all the way to the end, and now the time has finally come to take stock, and remember what was awesome, and what just sucked.

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So join us as we consider all the films that came out between May and August, and single out the best of the best, and the worst of the worst. It was a season of surprise hits and disappointing failures, in which women stood out as the most exciting heroes of the year (finally) and audiences finally shied away from a superhero yarn. It was a season in which dinosaurs ruled the Earth and comedians swam in poop. It was a weird handful of months.

These are Crave’s picks for The 10 Best Movies of Summer 2015, and also the ten worst. Make of them what you will, and start recuperating now, because there’s less than a month until Oscar season begins in earnest….

The 10 Best Movies of Summer 2015 (and the 10 Worst):


William Bibbiani (everyone calls him ‘Bibbs’) is Crave’s film content editor and critic. You can hear him every week on The B-Movies Podcast and watch him on the weekly YouTube series Most Craved and What the Flick. Follow his rantings on Twitter at @WilliamBibbiani.