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Movies x250

June 1st, 2003

I’m copying off of Paul’s entry and listing the top 250 movies in this entry, including putting the ones I’ve seen in bold and a ‘*’ next to my favorites. Enjoy.

1. The Godfather (1972)

2. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

3. The Godfather: Part II (1974)

4. The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring (2001)

5. Schindler’s List (1993)

6. Citizen Kane (1941)

7. Casablanca (1942)

8. Seven Samurai (1954)

9. Star Wars (1977)

10. Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb
(1964)

11. Memento (2000)

12. One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)

13. Rear Window (1954)

14. The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

15. Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

16. Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981)

17. The Usual Suspects (1995)

18. Amelie (2001)

19. Pulp Fiction (1994)

20. North By Northwest (1959)

21. Psycho (1960)

22. The Silence Of The Lambs (1991)

23. 12 Angry Men (1957)

24. Lawrence Of Arabia (1962)

25. It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

26. The Good, The Bad And The Ugly (1966)

27. Goodfellas (1990)

28. American Beauty (1999)

29. Vertigo (1958)

30. The Pianist (2002)

31. Sunset Blvd. (1950)

32. Apocalypse Now (1979)

33. Some Like It Hot (1959)

34. The Matrix (1999) *

35. To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

36. Taxi Driver (1976)

37. The Third Man (1949)

38. Paths Of Glory (1957)

39. Fight Club (1999) *

40. Das Boot (1981)

41. L.A. Confidential (1997)

42. Double Indemnity (1944)

43. Chinatown (1974)

44. Requiem For A Dream (2000) (Horrible!!!)

45. The Maltese Falcon (1941)

46. Singin’ In The Rain (1952)

47. The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)

48. Sen To Chihiro No Kamikakushi (2001)(Aka “Spirited Away”)

49. Saving Private Ryan (1998)

50. All About Eve (1950)

51. M (1931)

52. Monty Python And The Holy Grail (1975)

53. Raging Bull (1980)

54. Once Upon A Time In The West (1968)

55. Se7en (1995)

56. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

57. The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

58. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

59. La Vita E Bella (aka Life is Beautiful) (1997)

60. American History X (1998)

61. The Sting (1973)

62. Touch Of Evil (1958)

63. The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

64. Alien (1979)

65. Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

66. Rashomon (1950)

67. Leon (1994)

68. Annie Hall (1977)

69. The Great Escape (1963)

70. A Clockwork Orange (1971)

71. The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

72. Reservoir Dogs (1992)

73. The Sixth Sense (1999)

74. Jaws (1975)

75. Amadeus (1984)

76. On The Waterfront (1954)

77. Ran (1985)

78. Braveheart (1995)

79. High Noon (1952)

80. Fargo (1996)

81. Blade Runner (1982)

82. The Apartment (1960)

83. Aliens (1986)

84. Toy Story 2 (1999)

85. Strangers On A Train (1951)

86. Modern Times (1936)

87. The Shining (1980)

88. Donnie Darko (2001) (totally sucked)

89. Duck Soup (1933)

90. The Princess Bride (1987)

91. Lola Rennt (aka Run, Lola, Run) (1998) *

92. City Lights (1931)

93. The General (1927)

94. Metropolis (1927)

95. The Searchers (1956)

96. Full Metal Jacket (1987)

97. Notorious (1946)

98. Manhattan (1979)

99. Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

100. Graduate, The (1967)

101. Big Sleep, The (1946)

102. Sjunde Inseglet, Det (1957)

103. Nuovo Cinema Paradiso (1988)

104. Rebecca (1940)

105. Cidade De Deus (2002)

106. Glory (1989)

107. Deer Hunter, The (1978)

108. Best Years Of Our Lives, The (1946)

109. Ladri Di Biciclette (1948)

110. Great Dictator, The (1940)

111. Shrek (2001)

112. Patton (1970)

113. African Queen, The (1951)

114. Green Mile, The (1999)

115. Ben-Hur (1959)

116. Philadelphia Story, The (1940)

117. It Happened One Night (1934)

118. Mononoke-Hime (1997)

119. Bringing Up Baby (1938)

120. Cool Hand Luke (1967)

121. Straight Story, The (1999)

122. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

123. Grapes Of Wrath, The (1940)

124. Yojimbo (1961)

125. Forrest Gump (1994)

126. Star Wars: Episode VI – Return Of The Jedi (1983)

127. Arsenic And Old Lace (1944)

128. Wild Bunch, The (1969)

129. Unforgiven (1992)

130. Christmas Story, A (1983)

131. Night Of The Hunter, The (1955)

132. Young Frankenstein (1974)

133. Gone With The Wind (1939)

134. Almost Famous (2000)

135. Stalag 17 (1953)

136. Hustler, The (1961)

137. All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

138. Monsters, Inc. (2001) *

139. Hable Con Ella (2002)

140. Conversation, The (1974)

141. Elephant Man, The (1980)

142. Being John Malkovich (1999)

143. Festen (1998)

144. Insider, The (1999)

145. Mulholland Dr. (2001)

146. Platoon (1986)

147. Once Upon A Time In America

148. Grande Illusion, La (1937)

149. His Girl Friday (1940)

150. Die Hard (1988)

151. Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade (1989)

152. Spartacus (1960)

153. Gladiator (2000)

154. Back To The Future (1985)

155. Magnolia (1999)

156. Sling Blade (1996)

157. Bronenosets Potyomkin (1925)

158. Gold Rush, The (1925)

159. Charade (1963)

160. Toy Story (1995)

161. Adventures Of Robin Hood, The (1938)

162. Brazil (1985)

163. Life Of Brian (1979)

164. Streetcar Named Desire, A

165. Amores Perros (2000)

166. Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The (1962)

167. Witness For The Prosecution (1957)

168. Exorcist, The (1973)

169. Night At The Opera, A (1935)

170. Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

171. All The President’s Men (1976)

172. Others, The (2001)

173. Minority Report (2002)

174. Day The Earth Stood Still, The (1951)

175. Roman Holiday (1953)

176. Stand By Me (1986)

177. Trois Couleurs: Rouge (1994)

178. Killing, The (1956)

179. Twelve Monkeys (1995)

180. Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

181. Right Stuff, The (1983)

182. Traffic (2000)

183. Smultronstallet (1957)

184. Midnight Cowboy (1969)

185. Quatre Cents Coups, Les (1959)

186. Terminator, The (1984)

187. Shadow Of A Doubt (1943)

188. Ed Wood (1994)

189. Harvey (1950)

190. To Be Or Not To Be (1942)

191. Gandhi (1982)

192. This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

193. Trainspotting (1996) (I liked this pure crap, thanx)

194. Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

195. Todo Sobre Mi Madre (1999)

196. Lion In Winter, The (1968)

197. Rain Man (1988)

198. Network (1976)

199. Nosferatu, Eine Symphonie Des Grauens (1922)

200. Miller’s Crossing (1990)

201. Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels (1998)

202. Stagecoach (1939)

203. Henry V (1989)

204. Snatch. (2000)

205. Groundhog Day (1993)

206. 39 Steps, The (1935)

207. Laura (1944)

208. Beautiful Mind, A (2001)

209. King Kong (1933)

210. Die Xue Shuang Xiong (1989)

211. Untouchables, The (1987)

212. Strada, La (1954)

213. 8 1/2 (1963)

214. Fantasia (1940)

215. MASH (1970)

216. Iron Giant, The (1999)

217. Good Will Hunting (1997)

218. Planet Of The Apes (1968)

219. Beauty And The Beast (1991)

220. Being There (1979)

221. Clerks (1994) *

222. Road To Perdition (2002)

223. Rio Bravo (1959)

224. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

225. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

226. In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

227. Quiet Man, The (1952)

228. Deliverance (1972)

229. Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

230. Thin Man, The (1934)

231. Close Encounters Of The Third Kind (1977)

232. Big Lebowski, The (1998)

233. Man Who Wasn’t There, The (2001)

234. Red River (1948)

235. Man Who Would Be King, The (1975)

236. Jean De Florette (1986)

237. Ghost World (2000) (So very very bad)

238. Birds, The (1963)

239. Passion De Jeanne d’Arc, La (1928)

240. Sweet Hereafter, The (1997)

241. Moulin Rouge! (2001)

242. From Here To Eternity (1953)

243. Man For All Seasons, A (1966)

244. French Connection, The (1971)

245. You Can Count On Me (2000)

246. Sleuth (1972)

247. Killing Fields, The (1984)

248. Player, The (1992)

249. Heat (1995)

250. My Fair Lady (1964)

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  1. June 1st, 2003 at 22:54 | #1

    Oh no, you liked the pure crap! ;-)

    I love these kinds of posts, it’s interesting to know who’s seen what and who favors what. For instance, you liked Trainspotting and I didn’t, but I liked Ghost World and you didn’t, and we both love Clerks.

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