The Top 150 Movies of All Time

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The Top 150 Movies of All Time
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Movie Title Release
Year
Director MPAA
Rating
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1 Star Wars 1977 George Lucas PG -
2 The Empire Strikes Back 1980 Irvin Kershner 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 -
9 The Godfather Part II 1974 Francis Ford Coppola R -
10 Ikiru 1952 Akira Kurosawa NR -
11 Fight Club 1999 David Fincher R -
12 GoodFellas 1990 Martin Scorsese R -
13 The Dark Knight 2008 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
14 Rear Window 1954 Alfred Hitchcock PG -
15 City Lights 1931 Charles Chaplin G -
16 Harakiri 1962 Masaki Kobayashi NR -
17 High and Low 1963 Akira Kurosawa NR -
18 Alien 1979 Ridley Scott R -
19 The Silence of the Lambs 1991 Jonathan Demme R -
20 Casablanca 1942 Michael Curtiz PG -
21 The Shining 1980 Stanley Kubrick R -
22 Reservoir Dogs 1992 Quentin Tarantino R -
23 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 1989 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
24 Seven Samurai 1954 Akira Kurosawa NR -
25 The Apartment 1960 Billy Wilder NR -
26 Se7en 1995 David Fincher R -
27 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 Milos Forman R -
28 Monty Python and the Holy Grail 1975 Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones PG -
29 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 1966 Sergio Leone NR -
30 M 1931 Fritz Lang NR -
31 Die Hard 1988 John McTiernan R -
32 The Matrix 1999 The Wachowskis R -
33 Double Indemnity 1944 Billy Wilder NR -
34 Yojimbo 1961 Akira Kurosawa 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 The Night of the Hunter 1955 Charles Laughton NR -
38 Citizen Kane 1941 Orson Welles NR -
39 Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans 1927 F.W. Murnau NR -
40 Ghostbusters 1984 Ivan Reitman PG -
41 The Third Man 1949 Carol Reed NR -
42 Rashômon 1950 Akira Kurosawa NR -
43 The Princess Bride 1987 Rob Reiner PG -
44 Blade Runner 1982 Ridley Scott R -
45 Taxi Driver 1976 Martin Scorsese R -
46 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 Peter Jackson PG13 -
47 Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991 James Cameron R -
48 The Wages of Fear 1953 Henri-Georges Clouzot NR -
49 The Usual Suspects 1995 Bryan Singer R -
50 Psycho 1960 Alfred Hitchcock NR -
51 Paths of Glory 1957 Stanley Kubrick NR -
52 12 Angry Men 1957 Sidney Lumet NR -
53 Aliens 1986 James Cameron R -
54 Persona 1966 Ingmar Bergman NR -
55 Saving Private Ryan 1998 Steven Spielberg R -
56 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 Peter Jackson PG13 -
57 Vertigo 1958 Alfred Hitchcock PG -
58 Apocalypse Now 1979 Francis Ford Coppola R -
59 Le samouraï 1967 Jean-Pierre Melville PG -
60 Schindler's List 1993 Steven Spielberg R -
61 The Passion of Joan of Arc 1928 Carl Theodor Dreyer NR -
62 The Red Shoes 1948 Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger NR -
63 Chinatown 1974 Roman Polanski R -
64 Touch of Evil 1958 Orson Welles NR -
65 A Clockwork Orange 1971 Stanley Kubrick R -
66 Jurassic Park 1993 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
67 Forrest Gump 1994 Robert Zemeckis PG13 -
68 Jaws 1975 Steven Spielberg PG -
69 The General 1926 Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton NR -
70 Bicycle Thieves 1948 Vittorio De Sica NR -
71 Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986 John Hughes PG13 -
72 Tokyo Story 1953 Yasujirô Ozu NR -
73 Toy Story 1995 John Lasseter G -
74 The Big Lebowski 1998 Joel & Ethan Coen R -
75 The Treasure of the Sierra Madre 1948 John Huston NR -
76 Memento 2000 Christopher Nolan R -
77 Full Metal Jacket 1987 Stanley Kubrick 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 -
81 The Terminator 1984 James Cameron R -
82 Notorious 1946 Alfred Hitchcock NR -
83 Wild Strawberries 1957 Ingmar Bergman NR -
84 Fargo 1996 Joel & Ethan Coen R -
85 Sunset Blvd. 1950 Billy Wilder NR -
86 The Seventh Seal 1957 Ingmar Bergman NR -
87 Modern Times 1936 Charles Chaplin G -
88 Ace in the Hole 1951 Billy Wilder NR -
89 Strangers on a Train 1951 Alfred Hitchcock PG -
90 Inception 2010 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
91 Grand Illusion 1937 Jean Renoir NR -
92 2001: A Space Odyssey 1968 Stanley Kubrick G -
93 1963 Federico Fellini NR -
94 The Professional 1994 Luc Besson R -
95 On the Waterfront 1954 Elia Kazan NR -
96 The Departed 2006 Martin Scorsese R -
97 Batman Begins 2005 Christopher Nolan PG13 -
98 The Philadelphia Story 1940 George Cukor NR -
99 Rocky 1976 John G. Avildsen PG -
100 Network 1976 Sidney Lumet R -
101 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 1984 Steven Spielberg PG -
102 The Conversation 1974 Francis Ford Coppola PG -
103 Throne of Blood 1957 Akira Kurosawa NR -
104 Cool Hand Luke 1967 Stuart Rosenberg NR -
105 The Rules of the Game 1939 Jean Renoir NR -
106 Stalker 1979 Andrei Tarkovsky NR -
107 Raging Bull 1980 Martin Scorsese R -
108 Shadow of a Doubt 1943 Alfred Hitchcock PG -
109 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance 1962 John Ford NR -
110 The Gold Rush 1925 Charles Chaplin NR -
111 All About Eve 1950 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
112 In a Lonely Place 1950 Nicholas Ray NR -
113 Inglourious Basterds 2009 Quentin Tarantino R -
114 Sweet Smell of Success 1957 Alexander Mackendrick NR -
115 Groundhog Day 1993 Harold Ramis PG -
116 His Girl Friday 1940 Howard Hawks NR -
117 Badlands 1973 Terrence Malick PG -
118 The Maltese Falcon 1941 John Huston NR -
119 The Big Sleep 1946 Howard Hawks NR -
120 Come and See 1985 Elem Klimov NR -
121 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 -
125 Out of the Past 1947 Jacques Tourneur NR -
126 Parasite 2019 Bong Joon Ho NR -
127 Stand by Me 1986 Rob Reiner R -
128 Diabolique 1955 Henri-Georges Clouzot NR -
129 A Matter of Life and Death 1946 Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger PG -
130 Aguirre: The Wrath of God 1972 Werner Herzog NR -
131 The Searchers 1956 John Ford NR -
132 Rope 1948 Alfred Hitchcock NR -
133 The Lion King 1994 Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff G -
134 Shaun of the Dead 2004 Edgar Wright R -
135 The Thing 1982 John Carpenter R -
136 The Thin Man 1934 W.S. Van Dyke NR -
137 Kill Bill Vol. 1 2003 Quentin Tarantino R -
138 American History X 1998 Tony Kaye R -
139 Days of Heaven 1978 Terrence Malick PG -
140 The Breakfast Club 1985 John Hughes R -
141 Rififi 1955 Jules Dassin NR -
142 Whiplash 2014 Damien Chazelle R -
143 My Neighbor Totoro 1988 Hayao Miyazaki G -
144 Sherlock Jr. 1924 Buster Keaton NR -
145 It's a Wonderful Life 1946 Frank Capra NR -
146 Gladiator 2000 Ridley Scott R -
147 Office Space 1999 Mike Judge 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 -

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