The Top 50 Short Films of All Time

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Night and Fog

1955    Alain Resnais    Rated R

Documentary    Foreign Language Film    French New Wave

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Un Chien Andalou

1929    Luis Buñuel    Not Rated

Avant-garde / Experimental    Mindbender    Satire

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A Trip to the Moon

1902    Georges Méliès    Not Rated

Adventure    Fantasy    Fantasy Adventure

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A Charlie Brown Christmas

1965    Bill Melendez    Rated G

Animation    Based-on-Comics    Comedy

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How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

1966    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Comedy    Family

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The Red Balloon

1956    Albert Lamorisse    Not Rated

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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Duck Amuck

1953    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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Wallace & Gromit in The Wrong Trousers

1993    Nick Park    Not Rated

Animation    Comedy    Crime

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What's Opera, Doc?

1957    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

1966    Bill Melendez    Not Rated

Animation    Based-on-Comics    Comedy

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Wallace & Gromit in A Close Shave

1995    Nick Park    Not Rated

Adventure    Animation    Buddy Film

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The Immigrant

1917    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Comedy    Romance    Romantic Comedy

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Vincent

1982    Tim Burton    Not Rated

Animation    Fantasy    Short Film

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Duck Dodgers in the 24 1/2th Century

1953    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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Rabbit of Seville

1950    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Musical

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A Dog's Life

1918    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Comedy    Short Film    Silent Film

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The Haunted House

1921    Edward F. Cline    Not Rated

Comedy    Haunted House Film    Slapstick

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Rabbit Seasoning

1952    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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One Froggy Evening

1955    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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The Champion

1915    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Comedy    Short Film    Silent Film

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One Week

1920    Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton    Not Rated

Comedy    Short Film    Silent Film

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Cops

1922    Buster Keaton, Edward F. Cline    Not Rated

Chase Movie    Comedy    Family-Oriented Comedy

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Steamboat Willie

1928    Ub Iwerks    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Short Film

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A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

1973    Bill Melendez    Rated G

Animation    Based-on-Comics    Comedy

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The Rink

1916    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Comedy    Short Film    Silent Film

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Thriller

1983    John Landis    Rated PG

Horror    Made-for-Television    Monster Film

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The Tramp

1915    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Comedy    Comedy of Errors    Short Film

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Seven Up!

1964    Paul Almond    Not Rated

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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Bottle Rocket

1994    Wes Anderson    Not Rated

Comedy    Crime    Crime Comedy

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A Day in the Country

1936    Jean Renoir    Not Rated

Comedy Drama    Drama    Foreign Language Film

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Mickey's Christmas Carol

1983    Burny Mattinson    Rated G

Animation    Fantasy    Holiday Film

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Frankenweenie

1984    Tim Burton    Rated PG

Animal Picture    Comedy    Family-Oriented Comedy

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The Great Train Robbery

1903    Edwin S. Porter    Not Rated

Crime    Outlaw    Short Film

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Convict 13

1920    Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton    Not Rated

Black Comedy    Short Film    Silent Film

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Geri's Game

1997    Jan Pinkava    Rated G

Animation    Comedy    Family-Oriented Comedy

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Easy Street

1917    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Comedy    Police Comedy    Short Film

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Duck! Rabbit, Duck!

1953    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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Frankenstein

1910    J. Searle Dawley    Not Rated

Based-on-19th-Century-Literature    Gothic Film    Horror

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An Impossible Voyage

1904    Georges Méliès    Not Rated

Adventure    Fantasy    Fantasy Adventure

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Frosty the Snowman

1969    Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.    Not Rated

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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The Wizard of Oz

1933    Ted Eshbaugh    Not Rated

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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A Wild Hare

1940    Tex Avery    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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The Goat

1921    Buster Keaton, Malcolm St. Clair    Not Rated

Comedy    Short Film    Silent Film

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For the Birds

2000    Ralph Eggleston    Rated G

Animal Picture    Animation    Comedy

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Paperman

2012    John Kahrs    Not Rated

Animation    Cartoon    Comedy

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