1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

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The 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list is actually a film reference book compiled by various critics worldwide and edited by Steven Jay Schneider. The list spans movies from as early as 1902 up to recent releases.

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  1. 475 -

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    1968, in 42 top lists Check
  2. 545 -

    The Godfather

    1972, in 39 top lists Check
  3. 382 -

    Lawrence of Arabia

    1962, in 39 top lists Check
  4. 329 -

    Vertigo

    1958, in 39 top lists Check
  5. 358 -

    Psycho

    1960, in 37 top lists Check
  6. 867 -

    Pulp Fiction

    1994, in 37 top lists Check
  7. 156 -

    Casablanca

    1942, in 36 top lists Check
  8. 141 -

    Citizen Kane

    1941, in 36 top lists Check
  9. 940 +6

    Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi

    2001 — a.k.a. Spirited Away, in 36 top lists Check
  10. 619 -

    Star Wars

    1977 — a.k.a. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, in 36 top lists Check
  11. 641 -

    Apocalypse Now

    1979, in 35 top lists Check
  12. 200 -

    Ladri di biciclette

    1948 — a.k.a. Bicycle Thieves, in 35 top lists Check
  13. 242 -

    Singin' in the Rain

    1952, in 35 top lists Check
  14. 520 -

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 34 top lists Check
  15. 32 -

    Metropolis

    1927, in 34 top lists Check
  16. 337 -

    Some Like It Hot

    1959, in 34 top lists Check
  17. 33 -

    Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

    1927, in 34 top lists Check
  18. 615 -

    Annie Hall

    1977, in 33 top lists Check
  19. 683 -

    Blade Runner

    1982, in 33 top lists Check
  20. 171 -

    Double Indemnity

    1944, in 33 top lists Check
  21. 418 -

    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop...

    1964, in 33 top lists Check
  22. 61 -

    M - Eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder

    1931 — a.k.a. M, in 33 top lists Check
  23. 596 -

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    1975, in 33 top lists Check
  24. 271 -

    Shichinin no samurai

    1954 — a.k.a. Seven Samurai, in 33 top lists Check
  25. 833 -

    The Silence of the Lambs

    1991, in 33 top lists Check
  26. 226 -

    Sunset Blvd.

    1950 — a.k.a. Sunset Boulevard, in 33 top lists Check
  27. 215 -

    The Third Man

    1949, in 33 top lists Check
  28. 57 -

    City Lights

    1931, in 32 top lists Check
  29. 853 -

    Schindler's List

    1993, in 32 top lists Check
  30. 130 -

    The Wizard of Oz

    1939, in 32 top lists Check
  31. 391 -

    1963, in 31 top lists Check
  32. 31 -

    The General

    1926, in 31 top lists Check
  33. 292 -

    The Night of the Hunter

    1955, in 31 top lists Check
  34. 223 -

    Rashômon

    1950 — a.k.a. Rashomon, in 31 top lists Check
  35. 612 -

    Taxi Driver

    1976, in 31 top lists Check
  36. 7 -

    Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari

    1920 — a.k.a. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, in 30 top lists Check
  37. 956 +7

    El laberinto del fauno

    2006 — a.k.a. Pan's Labyrinth, in 30 top lists Check
  38. 126 -

    Gone with the Wind

    1939, in 30 top lists Check
  39. 815 -

    Goodfellas

    1990, in 30 top lists Check
  40. 667 -

    Raging Bull

    1980, in 30 top lists Check
  41. 309 -

    12 Angry Men

    1957, in 29 top lists Check
  42. 440 -

    Andrey Rublev

    1966 — a.k.a. Andrei Rublev, in 29 top lists Check
  43. 471 -

    Bonnie and Clyde

    1967, in 29 top lists Check
  44. 581 -

    Chinatown

    1974, in 29 top lists Check
  45. 579 -

    The Godfather: Part II

    1974, in 29 top lists Check
  46. 28 -

    The Gold Rush

    1925, in 29 top lists Check
  47. 107 -

    La grande illusion

    1937 — a.k.a. The Grand Illusion, in 29 top lists Check
  48. 187 -

    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 29 top lists Check
  49. 95 -

    Modern Times

    1936, in 29 top lists Check
  50. 264 -

    On the Waterfront

    1954, in 29 top lists Check