10 Most Rewatchable Movies Of 2014

Just as good the second time round, if not better.

Not all movies deserve to be viewed more than once, though that isn't necessarily a sign of its quality. There are good movies, after all, that need only be viewed a single time - critic Pauline Kael was famous for her belief than a film only ever need to be watched once, regardless of its quality (though she probably didn't have a whole lot of time to revisit her favourites, what with her profession and all). That said, there are certainly movies out there that benefit from multiple viewings, either because they're narratively dense and require a second go-around in order to process everything that happened, are filled with visual details that cannot be glimpsed in a single watch, or - quite simply - because they're both entertaining or quotable. There's also the matter of nostalgia, which can render any movie - good or bad - as infinitely rewatchable. As is case with every year in the cinematic calendar, then, there were several movies released in 2014 made notable for their rewatchability, the best of which have been collected up here for you to behold. These are the motion pictures that are just as good the second time around; the ones worth buying on DVD and going back to as many times as you can muster, starting with...

Sam Hill is an ardent cinephile and has been writing about film professionally since 2008. He harbours a particular fondness for western and sci-fi movies.