The Top 100 Fantasy Movies of All Time

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1

Ghostbusters

1984    Ivan Reitman    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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The Princess Bride

1987    Rob Reiner    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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The Seventh Seal

1957    Ingmar Bergman    Not Rated

Drama    Fantasy    Foreign Language Film

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5

Toy Story

1995    John Lasseter    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Comedy

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

2003    Peter Jackson    Rated PG13

Adventure    Epic    Fantasy

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Jurassic Park

1993    Steven Spielberg    Rated PG13

Action    Fantasy    Prehistoric Fantasy

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

2002    Peter Jackson    Rated PG13

Adventure    Epic    Fantasy

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It's a Wonderful Life

1946    Frank Capra    Not Rated

Americana    Comedy Drama    Drama

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10

The Wizard of Oz

1939    Victor Fleming    Not Rated

Adventure    Based-on-Theatre    Family

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11

Groundhog Day

1993    Harold Ramis    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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My Neighbor Totoro

1988    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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13

The Lion King

1994    Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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14

E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

1982    Steven Spielberg    Rated PG

Adventure    Drama    Family

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15

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

1971    Mel Stuart    Rated G

Adventure    Coming-of-Age    Family

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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

1985    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Animation    Anime    Based-on-Comics

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19

Wings of Desire

1987    Wim Wenders    Rated PG13

Fantasy    Foreign Language Film    Romance

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Edward Scissorhands

1990    Tim Burton    Rated PG13

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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21

The Green Mile

1999    Frank Darabont    Rated R

Drama    Fantasy    Prison Film

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22

Castle in the Sky

1986    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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23

Suspiria

1977    Dario Argento    Rated R

Fantasy    Gothic Film    Horror

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Pan's Labyrinth

2006    Guillermo del Toro    Rated R

Drama    Fairy Tales and Legends    Fantasy

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Spirited Away

2001    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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Army of Darkness

1992    Sam Raimi    Rated R

Comedy    Fantasy    Horror

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27

Toy Story 2

1999    John Lasseter    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Comedy

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28

Monsters, Inc.

2001    Pete Docter    Rated G

Animation    Comedy    Family

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29

Aladdin

1992    Ron Clements, John Musker    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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30

Beetlejuice

1988    Tim Burton    Rated PG

Black Comedy    Comedy    Fantasy

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31

Who Framed Roger Rabbit

1988    Robert Zemeckis    Rated PG

Animation    Comedy    Detective Film

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32

Ugetsu

1953    Kenji Mizoguchi    Not Rated

Costume Romance    Drama    Fantasy

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33

The Exterminating Angel

1962    Luis Buñuel    Not Rated

Comedy Drama    Comedy of Manners    Drama

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34

Being John Malkovich

1999    Spike Jonze    Rated R

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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35

Big

1988    Penny Marshall    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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36

The Nightmare Before Christmas

1993    Henry Selick    Rated PG

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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Princess Mononoke

1997    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG13

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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The Purple Rose of Cairo

1985    Woody Allen    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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39

Toy Story 3

2010    Lee Unkrich    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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Big Trouble in Little China

1986    John Carpenter    Rated PG13

Action    Action Comedy    Comedy

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43

X-Men

2000    Bryan Singer    Rated PG13

Action    Based-on-Comics    Fantasy

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45

Eraserhead

1977    David Lynch    Not Rated

Avant-garde / Experimental    Body Horror    Dystopian Film

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46

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

2010    Edgar Wright    Rated PG13

Action    Action Comedy    Based-on-Comics

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47

Dogma

1999    Kevin Smith    Rated R

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Apocalyptic Film

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48

Kiki's Delivery Service

1989    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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49

Fantasia

1940    James Algar    Rated G

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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All That Jazz

1979    Bob Fosse    Rated R

Drama    Fantasy    Musical

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52

Midnight in Paris

2011    Woody Allen    Rated PG13

Comedy    Fantasy    Romance

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54

The Cabin in the Woods

2012    Drew Goddard    Rated R

Black Comedy    Fantasy    Horror

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55

Time Bandits

1981    Terry Gilliam    Rated PG

Adventure    Comedy    Fantasy

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Porco Rosso

1992    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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Howl's Moving Castle

2004    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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58

Big Fish

2003    Tim Burton    Rated PG13

Comedy Drama    Drama    Family Drama

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59

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

2011    David Yates    Rated PG13

Action    Adventure    Fantasy

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60

The Iron Giant

1999    Brad Bird    Rated PG

Animation    Cyborg / Android / Robot    Family

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62

Mary Poppins

1964    Robert Stevenson    Rated G

Comedy    Family    Family-Oriented Comedy

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63

Life of Pi

2012    Ang Lee    Rated PG13

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Coming-of-Age

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64

Shrek

2001    Andrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson    Rated PG

Animation    Comedy    Fairy Tales and Legends

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65

Defending Your Life

1991    Albert Brooks    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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66

X2

2003    Bryan Singer    Rated PG13

Action    Based-on-Comics    Fantasy

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67

X-Men: First Class

2011    Matthew Vaughn    Rated PG13

Action    Based-on-Comics    Fantasy

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68

The Fall

2006    Tarsem Singh    Rated R

Drama    Fantasy    Period Film

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69

Field of Dreams

1989    Phil Alden Robinson    Rated PG

Americana    Drama    Fantasy

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70

Labyrinth

1986    Jim Henson    Rated PG

Adventure    Family-Oriented Adventure    Family-Oriented Fantasy

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72

House

1977    Nobuhiko Ohbayashi    Not Rated

Avant-garde / Experimental    Comedy    Fantasy

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How to Train Your Dragon

2010    Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Family

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Highlander

1986    Russell Mulcahy    Rated R

Action    Fantasy    Sword-and-Sorcery

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77

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

2012    Peter Jackson    Rated PG13

Adventure    Epic    Fantasy

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78

The Tree of Life

2011    Terrence Malick    Rated PG13

Drama    Family Drama    Fantasy

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The Fisher King

1991    Terry Gilliam    Rated R

Buddy Film    Comedy    Comedy Drama

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81

The NeverEnding Story

1984    Wolfgang Petersen    Rated PG

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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The Dark Crystal

1982    Jim Henson    Rated PG

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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83

Excalibur

1981    John Boorman    Rated R

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Drama

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84

Batman Returns

1992    Tim Burton    Rated PG13

Action    Based-on-Comics    Fantasy

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85

The Monster Squad

1987    Fred Dekker    Rated PG13

Comedy    Family-Oriented Fantasy    Fantasy

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86

The Crow

1994    Alex Proyas    Rated R

Action    Action Thriller    Based-on-Comics

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Peter Pan

1953    Clyde Geronimi    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Family

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89

Frozen

2013    Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee    Rated PG

Animated Musical    Animation    Comedy

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90

Ghostbusters II

1989    Ivan Reitman    Not Rated

Action    Action Comedy    Comedy

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

2010    David Yates    Rated PG13

Action    Adventure    Fantasy

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92

Miracle on 34th Street

1947    George Seaton    Rated G

Comedy    Family    Family-Oriented Comedy

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93

A Trip to the Moon

1902    Georges Méliès    Not Rated

Adventure    Fantasy    Fantasy Adventure

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94

Time After Time

1979    Nicholas Meyer    Rated PG

Adventure    Chase Movie    Fantasy

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Conan the Barbarian

1982    John Milius    Rated R

Action    Adventure    Fantasy

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The Phantom Carriage

1921    Victor Sjöström    Not Rated

Drama    Fantasy    Foreign Language Film

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97

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

2013    Peter Jackson    Rated PG13

Adventure    Epic    Fantasy

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98

Hook

1991    Steven Spielberg    Rated PG

Family    Family-Oriented Fantasy    Fantasy

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The Frighteners

1996    Peter Jackson    Rated R

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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