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Top 15 At The Movies Films Ranked

Over the past 12 years, we have watched dozens of films, and taken away lessons to apply to our everyday lives. Here is the Top 15 - Ranked.

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Each July we transform our atriums into Hollywood-like movie sets, bring out the popcorn, and invite our friends and family to enjoy church as you鈥檝e never experienced before!

Over the past 12 years, we have watched dozens of films, and taken away lessons from each one to apply to our everyday lives.

Our Rankings Formula:

1. We polled thousands of LCBC attendees and staff on Instagram


2. We factored Rotten Tomatoes Audience Score 

=Our Official At the Movies Film Rankings 猬囷笍

Honorable Mention: Moneyball (2011)

At the Movies Year: 2012

Director: Bennet Miller

Top Cast: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman 

Synopsis: Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.


15: Mission Impossible Fallout (2018)

At the Movies Year: 2019

Director: Christopher McQuarrie

Top Cast: Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill, Ving Rhames, Rebecca Ferguson 

Synopsis: Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong.


14: Les Mis茅rables (2012)

At the Movies Year: 2013

Director: Tom Hooper

Top Cast: Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Russel Crowe

Synopsis: In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.


13: Interstellar (2014)

At the Movies Year: 2015

Director: Christopher Nolan

Top Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain

Synopsis: A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity's survival.


12: La La Land (2016)

At the Movies Year: 2017

Director: Damien Chazelle

Top Cast: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt

Synopsis: While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.


11: Captain Phillips (2013)

At the Movies Year: 2014

Director: Paul Greengrass

Top Cast: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman

Synopsis: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.


10. Cast Away (2000)

At the Movies Year: 2021

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Top Cast: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez

Synopsis: A FedEx executive undergoes a physical and emotional transformation after a crash landing on a deserted island.


9. The Princess Bride (1987)

At the Movies Year: 2015

Director: Rob Reiner

Top Cast: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright

Synopsis: While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies, and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.


8. Rocky (1976)

At the Movies Year: 2020

Director: John G. Avildsen

Top Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young

Synopsis: A small-time Philadelphia boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight the world heavyweight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.


7. Toy Story 3 (2010)

At the Movies Year: 2011

Director: Lee Unkrich

Top Cast: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack

Synopsis: The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home.


6. Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

At the Movies Year: 2017

Director: Mel Gibson

Top Cast: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey

Synopsis: World War II American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.


5. Iron Man (2008)

At the Movies Year: 2010

Director: Jon Favreau

Top Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard

Synopsis: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.


4. Rudy (2008)

At the Movies Year: 2021

Director: David Anspaugh

Top Cast: Sean Austin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty

Synopsis: Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame.


3. Inside Out (2015) 馃

At the Movies Year: 2016

Director: Peter Docter

Top Cast: Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black

Synopsis: After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.


2. Spider-Man Homecoming (2017) 馃

At the Movies Year: 2018

Director: John Watts

Top Cast: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr, Zendaya

Synopsis: Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City.


1. The Sandlot (1993) 馃

At the Movies Year: 2020

Director: Dickey Mickey Evans

Top Cast: Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, Art LaFleur

Synopsis: In the summer of 1962, a new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his rowdy team, resulting in many adventures.

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