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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    Le voyage dans la lune

    1902 — a.k.a. A Trip to the Moon, in 13 top lists Check
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    Les vampires

    1915, in 13 top lists Check
  3. 23 -

    The Thief of Bagdad

    1924, in 12 top lists Check
  4. 28 -

    The Gold Rush

    1925, in 28 top lists Check
  5. 30 -

    Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed

    1926 — a.k.a. The Adventures of Prince Achmed, in 10 top lists Check
  6. 31 -

    The General

    1926, in 33 top lists Check
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    Prapancha Pash

    1929 — a.k.a. A Throw of Dice, in 1 top list Check
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    Tabu: A Story of the South Seas

    1931, in 10 top lists Check
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    Shanghai Express

    1932, in 9 top lists Check
  10. 77 -

    King Kong

    1933, in 27 top lists Check
  11. 85 -

    The Black Cat

    1934, in 6 top lists Check
  12. 89 -

    Mutiny on the Bounty

    1935, in 7 top lists Check
  13. 92 -

    Captain Blood

    1935, in 2 top lists Check
  14. 111 -

    Captains Courageous

    1937, in 6 top lists Check
  15. 113 -

    The Adventures of Robin Hood

    1938, in 16 top lists Check
  16. 123 -

    Stagecoach

    1939, in 20 top lists Check
  17. 124 -

    Only Angels Have Wings

    1939, in 9 top lists Check
  18. 128 -

    Gunga Din

    1939, in 6 top lists Check
  19. 130 -

    The Wizard of Oz

    1939, in 34 top lists Check
  20. 145 -

    High Sierra

    1941, in 6 top lists Check
  21. 147 -

    Sullivan's Travels

    1941, in 24 top lists Check
  22. 168 -

    To Have and Have Not

    1944, in 14 top lists Check
  23. 204 -

    Red River

    1948, in 15 top lists Check
  24. 209 -

    The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    1948, in 24 top lists Check
  25. 230 -

    The African Queen

    1951, in 10 top lists Check
  26. 253 -

    Le salaire de la peur

    1953 — a.k.a. The Wages of Fear, in 24 top lists Check
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    Shichinin no samurai

    1954 — a.k.a. Seven Samurai, in 32 top lists Check
  28. 286 -

    Giv'a 24 Eina Ona

    1955 — a.k.a. Hill 24 Doesn't Answer, in 3 top lists Check
  29. 297 -

    The Ten Commandments

    1956, in 10 top lists Check
  30. 298 -

    The Searchers

    1956, in 25 top lists Check
  31. 300 -

    Forbidden Planet

    1956, in 9 top lists Check
  32. 319 -

    The Bridge on the River Kwai

    1957, in 29 top lists Check
  33. 337 -

    Some Like It Hot

    1959, in 33 top lists Check
  34. 338 -

    North by Northwest

    1959, in 26 top lists Check
  35. 343 -

    Ben-Hur

    1959, in 23 top lists Check
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    Spartacus

    1960, in 18 top lists Check
  37. 382 -

    Lawrence of Arabia

    1962, in 40 top lists Check
  38. 405 -

    The Great Escape

    1963, in 14 top lists Check
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    Goldfinger

    1964, in 14 top lists Check
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    Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol

    1964 — a.k.a. Black God, White Devil, in 9 top lists Check
  41. 436 -

    Rekopis znaleziony w Saragossie

    1965 — a.k.a. The Saragossa Manuscript, in 7 top lists Check
  42. 470 -

    The Jungle Book

    1967, in 10 top lists Check
  43. 478 -

    Planet of the Apes

    1968, in 15 top lists Check
  44. 518 -

    Xia nü

    1971 — a.k.a. A Touch of Zen, in 14 top lists Check
  45. 526 -

    Walkabout

    1971, in 12 top lists Check
  46. 538 -

    Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes

    1972 — a.k.a. Aguirre, the Wrath of God, in 18 top lists Check
  47. 540 -

    Deliverance

    1972, in 14 top lists Check
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    Dersu Uzala

    1975, in 11 top lists Check
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    Barry Lyndon

    1975, in 22 top lists Check
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    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    1975, in 21 top lists Check
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