100 Must See Movies: The Essential Men’s Movie Library

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"And for better and for worse, film has had a huge impact on masculinity in the 20th Century. Movies have produced archetypes of manliness that many men judge themselves against today. To view how male characters of cinema have been portrayed over the decades, is to see clearly the ways in which our perception of masculinity has changed and continues to change."

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  1. 11 -

    Field of Dreams

    1989, in 7 top lists Check
  2. 22 -

    Star Wars

    1977 — a.k.a. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, in 36 top lists Check
  3. 23 -

    Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

    1980, in 23 top lists Check
  4. 24 -

    Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

    1983, in 16 top lists Check
  5. 78 -

    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    2001, in 26 top lists Check
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    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

    2002, in 22 top lists Check
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    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    2003, in 25 top lists Check
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    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 29 top lists Check
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    Ghost Busters

    1984 — a.k.a. Ghostbusters, in 13 top lists Check
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    Groundhog Day

    1993, in 19 top lists Check
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Last updated on Dec 28, 2011; source