School is inching up on us, and it’s time to cram some movies in between episodes of the new Netflix TV series Stranger Things. Here is my subjective attempt at objectively ranking the best movies on Netflix.
25. Braveheart (1995)
Mel Gibson plays a vigorously awe-inspiring William Wallace in this distressing—yet inspiring—story. Perhaps it overindulges in combat, and perhaps it wasn’t as directed or edited as well as the rest of these, but Braveheart exceeds its goals in creating a stirring, emotional piece of entertainment. Every person should give it a go at some point, both for its historical significance and its emotionally exhilarating story. Also, shoutout to King Longshanks, as he had a few scenes funny enough to put him on the anti-hero podium (but far behind Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight and Joaquin Phoenix in Gladiator, of course).
24. The Princess Bride (1987)
It has its own…
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