2014 has been a groundbreaking year in all aspects of life, but you have to admit it’s been a great year for entertainment. From the silver screen to the small screen to your iPod, 2014 has been rocking our socks off. Here are the top five movies (according to the U.S. Box Office) we’ve thoroughly enjoyed this year. (Warning: Spoilers ahead!)
5. Transformers: Age of Extinction
This fourth installment of the action-packed alien robot series follows a whole new cast. No more Sam Witwicky; the movie follows Cade Yeager and his family as they live through an anti-Transformers society in the future.
4. The Lego Movie
Though you may think the target audience is a bit younger, The Lego Movie proved to be perfect for all ages. With awesome voice acting by Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Will Ferrell, Dave Franco, Morgan Freeman, Jonah Hill and more, the movie pleased audiences worldwide with its humorous adventure into the Lego universe.
3. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt 1
The third installment of the four movie franchise finds Katniss, Peeta, Gale and others in all out war with the Capitol. After the events in Catching Fire, the team finds themselves fighting for an end to The Hunger Games in Panem.
2. Captain America: Winter Soldier
This fast paced sequel finds Captain America facing a very familiar face from his past. After realizing his best friend Bucky is playing for the other side, Captain America finds himself fighting not only someone dear to his heart, but his own past.
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
When five intergalactic misfits find themselves thrown together in a universal jail, all hell breaks loose. The five criminals suddenly become heroes when they face off with an enemy that has the power to destroy the universe. The movie not only offers amazing acting and writing but an awesome soundtrack as well.