The Top 100 'Academy Award Nominated' Movies

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The Top 100 'Academy Award Nominated' Movies
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Movie Title Release
Year
Director MPAA
Rating
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1 Star Wars 1977 George Lucas PG -
3 The Godfather 1972 Francis Ford Coppola R -
4 Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 Steven Spielberg PG -
5 The Shawshank Redemption 1994 Frank Darabont R -
6 Pulp Fiction 1994 Quentin Tarantino R -
7 Return of the Jedi 1983 Richard Marquand PG -
8 Back to the Future 1985 Robert Zemeckis PG -
10 The Godfather Part II 1974 Francis Ford Coppola R -
12 GoodFellas 1990 Martin Scorsese R -
13 The Dark Knight 2008 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
19 The Silence of the Lambs 1991 Jonathan Demme R -
20 Casablanca 1942 Michael Curtiz PG -
25 The Apartment 1960 Billy Wilder NR -
27 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 Milos Forman R -
33 Double Indemnity 1944 Billy Wilder NR -
35 North by Northwest 1959 Alfred Hitchcock NR -
36 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964 Stanley Kubrick NR -
37 Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans 1927 F.W. Murnau NR -
39 Citizen Kane 1941 Orson Welles NR -
41 The Third Man 1949 Carol Reed NR -
45 Taxi Driver 1976 Martin Scorsese R -
46 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 Peter Jackson PG13 -
49 The Usual Suspects 1995 Bryan Singer R -
52 12 Angry Men 1957 Sidney Lumet NR -
55 Saving Private Ryan 1998 Steven Spielberg R -
57 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 Peter Jackson PG13 -
59 Apocalypse Now 1979 Francis Ford Coppola R -
60 Schindler's List 1993 Steven Spielberg R -
62 The Red Shoes 1948 Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger NR -
63 Chinatown 1974 Roman Polanski R -
65 A Clockwork Orange 1971 Stanley Kubrick R -
67 Forrest Gump 1994 Robert Zemeckis PG13 -
68 Jaws 1975 Steven Spielberg PG -
73 Toy Story 1995 John Lasseter G -
75 The Treasure of the Sierra Madre 1948 John Huston NR -
76 Memento 2000 Christopher Nolan R -
78 The 400 Blows 1959 François Truffaut NR -
79 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 Peter Jackson PG13 -
80 It Happened One Night 1934 Frank Capra NR -
82 Wild Strawberries 1957 Ingmar Bergman NR -
83 Notorious 1946 Alfred Hitchcock NR -
84 Fargo 1996 Joel & Ethan Coen R -
85 Sunset Blvd. 1950 Billy Wilder NR -
88 Ace in the Hole 1951 Billy Wilder NR -
89 Inception 2010 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
90 Strangers on a Train 1951 Alfred Hitchcock PG -
91 Grand Illusion 1937 Jean Renoir NR -
92 2001: A Space Odyssey 1968 Stanley Kubrick G -
93 1963 Federico Fellini NR -
95 On the Waterfront 1954 Elia Kazan NR -
96 The Departed 2006 Martin Scorsese R -
97 Batman Begins 2005 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
98 Rocky 1976 John G. Avildsen PG -
99 Network 1976 Sidney Lumet R -
100 The Philadelphia Story 1940 George Cukor NR -
102 The Conversation 1974 Francis Ford Coppola PG -
107 Raging Bull 1980 Martin Scorsese R -
111 All About Eve 1950 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
114 Inglourious Basterds 2009 Quentin Tarantino R -
118 The Maltese Falcon 1941 John Huston NR -
120 La Dolce Vita 1960 Federico Fellini NR -
122 The Great Dictator 1940 Charles Chaplin G -
123 Good Will Hunting 1997 Gus Van Sant R -
124 Anatomy of a Murder 1959 Otto Preminger NR -
127 Parasite 2019 Bong Joon Ho NR -
137 Days of Heaven 1978 Terrence Malick PG -
139 The Thin Man 1934 W.S. Van Dyke NR -
142 Whiplash 2014 Damien Chazelle R -
144 It's a Wonderful Life 1946 Frank Capra NR -
146 Gladiator 2000 Ridley Scott R -
148 No Country for Old Men 2007 Joel & Ethan Coen R -
149 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 1969 George Roy Hill PG -
150 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004 Michel Gondry R -
151 The Wizard of Oz 1939 Victor Fleming NR -
154 Fanny and Alexander 1982 Ingmar Bergman R -
158 Annie Hall 1977 Woody Allen PG -
161 Unforgiven 1992 Clint Eastwood R -
162 Laura 1944 Otto Preminger NR -
163 Rebecca 1940 Alfred Hitchcock NR -
164 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 1939 Frank Capra NR -
169 The Sting 1973 George Roy Hill PG -
170 Lawrence of Arabia 1962 David Lean G -
171 The Best Years of Our Lives 1946 William Wyler NR -
172 Dog Day Afternoon 1975 Sidney Lumet R -
173 All the President's Men 1976 Alan J. Pakula PG -
174 The Graduate 1967 Mike Nichols PG -
184 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial 1982 Steven Spielberg PG -
185 To Kill a Mockingbird 1962 Robert Mulligan NR -
187 The Prestige 2006 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
191 The Battle of Algiers 1966 Gillo Pontecorvo NR -
192 The Hustler 1961 Robert Rossen NR -
193 City of God 2002 Fernando Meirelles, Kátia Lund R -
196 Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Billy Wilder NR -
197 Django Unchained 2012 Quentin Tarantino R -
201 The French Connection 1971 William Friedkin R -
202 American Beauty 1999 Sam Mendes R -
204 The Wild Bunch 1969 Sam Peckinpah R -
207 Braveheart 1995 Mel Gibson R -
208 WALL·E 2008 Andrew Stanton PG -
210 Mad Max: Fury Road 2015 George Miller (II) R -

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