the top 500 films of all time

  1. Week End (1967)
  2. Vertigo (1958)
  3. Persona (1966)
  4. Dog Star Man (1964)
  5. 8 1/2 (1963)
  6. McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
  7. Mulholland Dr. (2001)
  8. Manhattan (1979)
  9. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
  10. Sunset Blvd. (1950) 
  11. L'Avventura (1960)
  12. The Rules of the Game (1939)
  13. Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
  14. The Searchers (1956)
  15. Nashville (1975)
  16. Stalker (1979)
  17. Every Man for Himself (1980)
  18. Casablanca (1942)
  19. Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
  20. The Palm Beach Story (1942)
  21. Through a Glass Darkly (1961)
  22. The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
  23. Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975)
  24. Psycho (1960)
  25. Hiroshima mon Amour (1959)
  26. The Docks of New York (1928)
  27. Killer of Sheep (1977)
  28. Faces (1968)
  29. Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
  30. Blue Velvet (1986)
  31. Man with a Movie Camera (1929)
  32. Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
  33. The Mirror (1975)
  34. Citizen Kane (1941)
  35. Apocalypse Now (1979)
  36. Pierrot le Fou (1965)
  37. Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
  38. Blow-Up (1966)
  39. Teorema (1968)
  40. Ran (1985)
  41. The Seventh Seal (1957)
  42. La Dolce Vita (1960)
  43. The Sacrifice (1986)
  44. In a Lonely Place (1950)
  45. The Red Shoes (1948)
  46. Scenes from a Marriage (1973)
  47. The Holy Mountain (1973)
  48. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
  49. Chelsea Girls (1966)
  50. Shadows (1959)
  51. The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
  52. Playtime (1967)
  53. The Naked Kiss (1964)
  54. Band of Outsiders (1964)
  55. Aparajito (1956)
  56. Throne of Blood (1957)
  57. Basic Instinct (1992)
  58. Gilda (1946)
  59. Bonjour Tristesse (1958)
  60. Seven Samurai (1954)
  61. Before Sunset (2004)
  62. Breathless (1960)
  63. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)
  64. Onibaba (1964)
  65. The Conformist (1970)
  66. L'Atalante (1934)
  67. Lost Highway (1997)
  68. Raging Bull (1980)
  69. Juliet of the Spirits (1965)
  70. The Big Heat (1953)
  71. Masculin Feminin (1966)
  72. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (1966)
  73. Cleo from 5 to 7 (1962)
  74. Pather Panchali (1955)
  75. Orpheus (1950)
  76. Greed (1924)
  77. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
  78. Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
  79. Woman in the Dunes (1964)
  80. The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972)
  81. Ordet (1955)
  82. The Soft Skin (1964)
  83. Opening Night (1977)
  84. Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)
  85. Winchester '73 (1950)
  86. The Devil is a Woman (1935)
  87. BattleShip Potemkin (1925)
  88. Aguirre, The Wrath of God (1972)
  89. Repulsion (1965)
  90. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
  91. Pickpocket (1959)
  92. Belle de Jour (1967)
  93. Double Indemnity (1944)
  94. The Third Man (1949)
  95. Metropolis (1927)
  96. The Tree of Life (2011)
  97. Grand Hotel (1932)
  98. My Dinner with Andre (1981)
  99. A Place in the Sun (1951)
  100. Charade (1963)
  101. The Lost Weekend (1945)
  102. The Long Goodbye (1973)
  103. L'Eclisse (1962)
  104. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
  105. Black Narcissus (1947)
  106. Red Desert (1964)
  107. My Darling Clementine (1946)
  108. The Woman in the Window (1944)
  109. Lost in Translation (2003)
  110. In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
  111. Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
  112. Eraserhead (1977)
  113. Possession (1981)
  114. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
  115. Harakiri (1962)
  116. That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
  117. Hour of the Wolf (1968)
  118. Barry Lyndon (1975)
  119. Murmur of the Heart (1971)
  120. La Guerre est Fini (1966)
  121. The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
  122. INLAND EMPIRE (2006)
  123. Night of the Living Dead (1968)
  124. Body Double (1984)
  125. Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
  126. Network (1976)
  127. The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964)
  128. Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)
  129. The Trial (1962)
  130. Late Spring (1949)
  131. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
  132. Annie Hall (1977)
  133. The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
  134. City Lights (1931)
  135. Dressed to Kill (1980)
  136. Werckmeister Harmonies (2000)
  137. The Insect Woman (1963)
  138. Lola Montes (1955)
  139. Rashomon (1950)
  140. F for Fake (1973)
  141. El Topo (1970)
  142. Fury (1936)
  143. Rio Bravo (1959)
  144. Scorpio Rising (1964)
  145. Sabrina (1954)
  146. Bigger than Life (1956)
  147. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  148. The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
  149. Alphaville (1965)
  150. The Barefoot Contessa (1954)
  151. Meshes of the Afternoon (1943)
  152. Night and Fog (1955)
  153. Ugetsu (1953)
  154. Chinatown (1974)
  155. Tropical Malady (2004)
  156. Shoot the Piano Player (1960)
  157. L'Intrus (2004)
  158. Red (1994)
  159. California Split (1974)
  160. Notorious (1946)
  161. The Godfather (1972)
  162. Ikiru (1952)
  163. Vera Cruz (1954)
  164. Husbands (1970)
  165. Au Hasard Balthazar (1966)
  166. The Last Laugh (1924)
  167. Stolen Kisses (1968)
  168. The World of Apu (1959)
  169. She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
  170. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)
  171. Kwaidan (1964)
  172. Day for Night (1973)
  173. 3 Women (1977)
  174. Rebecca (1940)
  175. Chungking Express (1994)
  176. Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
  177. Deep Red (1975)
  178. La Notte (1961)
  179. Contempt (1963)
  180. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
  181. Rear Window (1954)
  182. City of Women (1980)
  183. Eyes Without a Face (1960)
  184. Fanny and Alexander (1982)
  185. The Wages of Fear (1953)
  186. Touch of Evil (1958)
  187. Certified Copy (2010)
  188. Z (1969)
  189. Fellini Satyricon (1969)
  190. Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916)
  191. Tokyo Story (1953)
  192. Do the Right Thing (1989)
  193. The Passenger (1975)
  194. A Woman Under the Influence (1974)
  195. Ivan the Terrible Part II (1956)
  196. Bicycle Thieves (1948)
  197. Nostalgia (1983)
  198. Walkabout (1971)
  199. Laura (1944)
  200. The Kid (1921)
  201. Roman Holiday (1953)
  202. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
  203. Unfaithfully, Yours (1948)
  204. Wild at Heart (1990)
  205. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
  206. Tabu (2012)
  207. Johnny Guitar (1954)
  208. The Godfather Part II (1974)
  209. 2 or 3 Things I Know About Her (1967)
  210. Red Beard (1965)
  211. Ace in the Hole (1951)
  212. Alexander Nevsky (1938)
  213. Solaris (1972)
  214. Pulp Fiction (1994)
  215. Umberto D. (1952)
  216. The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)
  217. Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001)
  218. Kill Bill (2003/2004)
  219. In the Mood for Love (2000)
  220. Modern Times (1936)
  221. Back to the Future (1985)
  222. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
  223. Alien (1979)
  224. Talk to Her (2002)
  225. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
  226. Dead Man (1995)
  227. The Great Dictator (1940)
  228. Slacker (1991)
  229. The Curse of the Cat People (1944)
  230. Out of the Past (1947)
  231. The Innocents (1961)
  232. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
  233. Scarlet Street (1945)
  234. Battle in Heaven (2005)
  235. The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)
  236. Chimes at Midnight (1965)
  237. Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
  238. Pursued (1947)
  239. Dead Ringers (1988)
  240. 12 Angry Men (1957)
  241. Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)
  242. Boogie Nights (1997)
  243. The Spirit of the Beehive (1973)
  244. The Apartment (1960)
  245. Made in U.S.A. (1966)
  246. Strangers When We Meet (1960)
  247. Black Orpheus (1959)
  248. Cinema Paradiso (1988)
  249. Mon Oncle (1958)
  250. The Furies (1950)
  251. Twentieth Century (1934)
  252. Un Chien Andalou (1929)
  253. Fantasia (1940)
  254. Taxi Driver (1976)
  255. Peeping Tom (1960)
  256. Rope (1948)
  257. The Big Knife (1955)
  258. M (1931)
  259. Goodfellas (1990)
  260. There Will Be Blood (2007)
  261. The Turin Horse (2011)
  262. Don't Look Back (1967)
  263. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
  264. Saraband (2003)
  265. The Phantom of Liberty (1974)
  266. They Live (1988)
  267. Limelight (1952)
  268. Russian Ark (2002)
  269. Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
  270. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
  271. Lola (1961)
  272. Unforgiven (1992)
  273. The General (1926)
  274. Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
  275. The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
  276. The Naked Spur (1953)
  277. The Idiot (1951)
  278. Trouble in Paradise (1932)
  279. The Silence (1963)
  280. Mississippi Mermaid (1969)
  281. Stagecoach (1939)
  282. Badlands (1973)
  283. Black Sunday (1960)
  284. Blood Simple (1984)
  285. Ed Wood (1994)
  286. Children of Men (2006)
  287. Dogville (2003)
  288. Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
  289. Django (1966)
  290. Star Wars (1977)
  291. Safety Last! (1923)
  292. The Maltese Falcon (1941)
  293. A History of Violence (2005)
  294. For a Few Dollars More (1965)
  295. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
  296. All About Eve (1950)
  297. The Departed (2006)
  298. Film Socialisme (2010)
  299. Rabbit's Moon (1950)
  300. After Hours (1985)
  301. The Iron Rose (1973)
  302. Strike (1925)
  303. Drive (2011)
  304. A Night at the Opera (1935)
  305. Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948)
  306. Naked Lunch (1991)
  307. The White Ribbon (2009)
  308. The Crowd (1928)
  309. The 400 Blows (1959)
  310. The Graduate (1967)
  311. The Virgin Spring (1960)
  312. On the Waterfront (1954)
  313. Brazil (1985)
  314. Muriel (1963)
  315. Viridiana (1961)
  316. To Sleep with Anger (1990)
  317. Dawn of the Dead (1978)
  318. Zabriskie Point (1970)
  319. Ivan the Terrible Part I (1945)
  320. The Gold Rush (1925)
  321. In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)
  322. Passion (1982)
  323. Nosferatu (1922)
  324. In Praise of Love (2001)
  325. RoboCop (1987)
  326. Gone with the Wind (1939)
  327. The Big Sleep (1946)
  328. Fat City (1972)
  329. Le Notti Bianche (1957)
  330. Jules and Jim (1962)
  331. Last Tango in Paris (1972)
  332. Cries and Whispers (1972)
  333. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
  334. Dersu Uzala (1975)
  335. Close-Up (1990)
  336. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
  337. The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
  338. Blue Valentine (2010)
  339. The Master (2012)
  340. No Country for Old Men (2007)
  341. There's Always Tomorrow (1956)
  342. Sugar Hill (1974)
  343. Bring John Malkovich (1999)
  344. I am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)
  345. Wavelength (1967)
  346. September (1987)
  347. Blade Runner (1982)
  348. Secret Honor (1984)
  349. The Color of Money (1986)
  350. Marnie (1964)
  351. Spring Breakers (2012)
  352. Goodbye to Language 3D (2014)
  353. Saboteur (1942)
  354. A Serious Man (2009)
  355. Mouchette (1967)
  356. The Matrix (1999)
  357. Adam's Rib (1949)
  358. King Kong (1933)
  359. Dreams (1990)
  360. Jaws (1975)
  361. Le Boucher (1970)
  362. High and Low (1963)
  363. Performance (1970)
  364. A Hard Day's Night (1964)
  365. Far from Heaven (2002)
  366. Sherlock Jr. (1924)
  367. Amadeus (1984)
  368. The Skin I Live In (2011)
  369. Sudden Fear (1952)
  370. Tokyo Drifter (1966)
  371. Foxy Brown (1974)
  372. The Night of the Hunter (1955)
  373. Barton Fink (1991)
  374. The King of Comedy (1982)
  375. AntiChrist (2009)
  376. Elephant (2003)
  377. Branded to Kill (1967)
  378. Blue (1993)
  379. Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
  380. 35 Shots of Rum (2008)
  381. Femme Fatale (2002)
  382. Somewhere (2010)
  383. Minnie and Moskowitz (1971)
  384. Deconstructing Harry (1997)
  385. Adaptation (2002)
  386. Moonrise (1948)
  387. The Evil Dead (1981)
  388. City of God (2002)
  389. Back to the Future Part II (1989)
  390. Hail Mary (1985)
  391. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
  392. The Big Parade (1925)
  393. Cross of Iron (1977)
  394. The New World (2005)
  395. Fitzcarraldo (1982)
  396. Spider-Man 2 (2004)
  397. Sex and Fury (1973)
  398. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
  399. The Five Obstructions (2003)
  400. Fargo (1996)
  401. Black Moon (1975)
  402. The Last Emperor (1987)
  403. Kiss Me, Stupid (1964)
  404. The Player (1992)
  405. I, Vitelloni (1953)
  406. Shame (2011)
  407. Love and Death (1975)
  408. The Blood of a Poet (1930)
  409. Magnolia (1999)
  410. Under the Roofs of Paris (1930)
  411. Children of Paradise (1945)
  412. Barbarella (1968)
  413. Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
  414. Stardust Memories (1980)
  415. The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)
  416. Scarface (1983)
  417. Spider Baby, or The Maddest Story Ever Told (1967)
  418. Brand Upon the Brain! (2006)
  419. Portrait of Jennie (1948)
  420. The Prowler (1951)
  421. Andrei Rublev (1966)
  422. Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)
  423. Cabiria (1914)
  424. The Last Sunset (1961)
  425. Frances Ha (2012)
  426. This Gun for Hire (1942)
  427. Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
  428. American Hustle (2013)
  429. Don't Look Now (1973)
  430. Bed and Board (1970)
  431. Interiors (1978)
  432. Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
  433. Suspiria (1977)
  434. The Blue Angel (1930)
  435. Cape Fear (1962)
  436. Cul-De-Sac (1966)
  437. Camille 2000 (1969)
  438. Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
  439. Dinner at Eight (1933)
  440. Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
  441. Eastern Promises (2007)
  442. Cobra Verde (1987)
  443. The Set-Up (1949)
  444. A Clockwork Orange (1971)
  445. Burn After Reading (2008)
  446. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
  447. House (1977)
  448. The Shining (1980)
  449. Boyhood (2014)
  450. Marie Antoinette (2006)
  451. The Roaring Twenties (1939)
  452. El Cid (1961)
  453. Duck, You Sucker (1971)
  454. Snowpiercer (2014)
  455. I'm Not There (2007)
  456. Point Blank (1967)
  457. Man of the West (1958)
  458. Dazed and Confused (1993)
  459. The Road House (1948)
  460. The Passion of Anna (1969)
  461. North by Northwest (1959)
  462. The Living Skeleton (1968)
  463. Identification of a Woman (1982)
  464. The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
  465. Lady Snowblood (1973)
  466. Diary of a Chambermaid (1964)
  467. Bunny Lake is Missing (1965)
  468. The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
  469. Koyaanisqatsi (1982)
  470. The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976)
  471. Design for Living (1933)
  472. Kagemusha (1980)
  473. The Terminator (1984)
  474. The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
  475. Born to Kill (1947)
  476. Le Million (1931)
  477. The Far Country (1954)
  478. A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
  479. Hard Eight (1996)
  480. Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
  481. Platoon (1986)
  482. Like Someone in Love (2012)
  483. They Live by Night (1948)
  484. Bringing Out the Dead (1999)
  485. Drag Me to Hell (2009)
  486. The Fortune Cookie (1966)
  487. The Mating Season (1951)
  488. 7 Women (1966)
  489. Whiplash (2014)
  490. Starship Troopers (1997)
  491. The Man from Laramie (1955)
  492. Born Yesterday (1950)
  493. Father of the Bride (1950)
  494. Snake Eyes (1998)
  495. Before Sunrise (1995)
  496. The Social Network (2010)
  497. San Francisco (1936)
  498. Hairspray (1988)
  499. Rushmore (1998)
  500. Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)