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Poll: Best Movie by Year on Rotten Tomatoes (1985-2016)

Each of these films was the highest rated film of its year.

Which one was the best of this lot?

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    Ran (1985)

    Best Film of 1985

    Average Rating: 9/10 from 77 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    Aliens (1986)

    Best Film of 1986

    Average Rating: 9/10 from 63 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Evil Dead II (1987)

    Best Film of 1987

    Average Rating: 8/10 from 54 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Big (1988)

    Best Film of 1988

    Average Rating: 7.9/10 from 71 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 97 %

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    Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)

    Best Film of 1989

    Average Rating: 7.9/10 from 44 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Goodfellas (1990)

    Best Film of 1990

    Average Rating: 8.9/10 from 76 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    Beauty and the Beast (1991)

    Best Film of 1991

    Average Rating: 8.4/10 from 105 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 93 %

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    The Player (1992)

    Best Film of 1992

    Average Rating: 8.8/10 from 61 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Three Colors: Blue (1993)

    Best Film of 1993

    Average Rating: 8.5/10 from 40 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 100 %

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    Three Colors: Red (1994)

    Best Film of 1994

    Average Rating: 8.8/10 from 48 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 100 %

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    Toy Story (1995)

    Best Film of 1995

    Average Rating: 9/10 from 78 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 100 %

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    When We Were Kings (1996)

    Best Film of 1996

    Average Rating: 8.5/10 from 46 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    L.A. Confidential (1997)

    Best Film of 1997

    Average Rating: 8.7/10 from 108 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 99 %

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    The Truman Show (1998)

    Best Film of 1998

    Average Rating: 8.4/10 from 125 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 94 %

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    Toy Story 2 (1999)

    Best Film of 1999

    Average Rating: 8.6/10 from 163 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 100 %

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    Chicken Run (2000)

    Best Film of 2000

    Average Rating: 8.1/10 from 170 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 97 %

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    Monsters, Inc. (2001)

    Best Film of 2001

    Average Rating: 8/10 from 192 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

    Best Film of 2002

    Average Rating: 8.5/10 from 248 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    Finding Nemo (2003)

    Best Film of 2003

    Average Rating: 8.7/10 from 255 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 99 %

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    The Incredibles (2004)

    Best Film of 2004

    Average Rating: 8.3/10 from 233 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 97 %

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    Murderball (2005)

    Best Film of 2005

    Average Rating: 8.4/10 from 138 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Casino Royale (2006)

    Best Film of 2006

    Average Rating: 7.9/10 from 246 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 95 %

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    Ratatouille (2007)

    Best Film of 2007

    Average Rating: 8.4/10 from 241 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    The Wrestler (2008)

    Best Film of 2008

    Average Rating: 8.4/10 from 220 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Up (2009)

    Best Film of 2009

    Average Rating: 8.7/10 from 285 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Toy Story 3 (2010)

    Best Film of 2010

    Average Rating: 8.9/10 from 290 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 99 %

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    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

    Best Film of 2011

    Average Rating: 8.3/10 from 310 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    Argo (2012)

    Best Film of 2012

    Average Rating: 8.4/10 from 306 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    Gravity (2013)

    Best Film of 2013

    Average Rating: 9/10 from 315 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 96 %

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    Boyhood (2014)

    Best Film of 2014

    Average Rating: 9.2/10 from 276 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %

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    Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

    Best Film of 2015

    Average Rating: 8.6/10 from 357 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 97 %

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    Zootopia (2016)

    Best Film of 2016

    Average Rating: 8.1/10 from 227 Reviews

    TOMATOMETER - 98 %