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. 925 +5

    Fight Club

    1999, in 17 top lists Check
  2. 871 -4

    Pulp Fiction

    1994, in 37 top lists Check
  3. 959 +2

    The Dark Knight

    2008, in 25 top lists Check
  4. 877 -

    The Shawshank Redemption

    1994, in 21 top lists Check
  5. 550 -5

    The Godfather

    1972, in 39 top lists Check
  6. 863 +12

    Forrest Gump

    1994, in 24 top lists Check
  7. 890 -7

    Se7en

    1995, in 25 top lists Check
  8. 518 +2

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 35 top lists Check
  9. 842 -

    Reservoir Dogs

    1992, in 25 top lists Check
  10. 836 -3

    The Silence of the Lambs

    1991, in 33 top lists Check
  11. 876 -14

    The Lion King

    1994, in 24 top lists Check
  12. 816 -1

    Goodfellas

    1990, in 30 top lists Check
  13. 599 -3

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    1975, in 33 top lists Check
  14. 308 +1

    12 Angry Men

    1957, in 29 top lists Check
  15. 955 +1

    El laberinto del fauno

    2006 — a.k.a. Pan's Labyrinth, in 31 top lists Check
  16. 583 -4

    The Godfather: Part II

    1974, in 30 top lists Check
  17. 853 -

    Schindler's List

    1993, in 32 top lists Check
  18. 936 -

    Requiem for a Dream

    2000, in 20 top lists Check
  19. 892 +2

    The Usual Suspects

    1995, in 21 top lists Check
  20. 933 +2

    Gladiator

    2000, in 25 top lists Check
  21. 610 +2

    Taxi Driver

    1976, in 31 top lists Check
  22. 905 -9

    Trainspotting

    1996, in 17 top lists Check
  23. 941 +4

    Cidade de Deus

    2002 — a.k.a. City of God, in 21 top lists Check
  24. 897 -

    Fargo

    1996, in 25 top lists Check
  25. 921 -5

    Saving Private Ryan

    1998, in 27 top lists Check
  26. 642 -1

    Apocalypse Now

    1979, in 35 top lists Check
  27. 947 +2

    Oldeuboi

    2003 — a.k.a. Oldboy, in 31 top lists Check
  28. 957 +2

    There Will Be Blood

    2007, in 19 top lists Check
  29. 762 +3

    Full Metal Jacket

    1987, in 17 top lists Check
  30. 149 +7

    Casablanca

    1942, in 36 top lists Check
  31. 965 +3

    The Social Network

    2010, in 13 top lists Check
  32. 814 +7

    Edward Scissorhands

    1990, in 8 top lists Check
  33. 733 -10

    The Breakfast Club

    1985, in 9 top lists Check
  34. 929 -

    The Sixth Sense

    1999, in 20 top lists Check
  35. 915 -1

    Titanic

    1997, in 24 top lists Check
  36. 140 +1

    Citizen Kane

    1941, in 36 top lists Check
  37. 882 -1

    Braveheart

    1995, in 20 top lists Check
  38. 184 +3

    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 30 top lists Check
  39. 702 +4

    Scarface

    1983, in 19 top lists Check
  40. 745 +5

    Ferris Bueller's Day Off

    1986, in 10 top lists Check
  41. 975 +3

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    2014, in 16 top lists Check
  42. 614 +1

    Annie Hall

    1977, in 33 top lists Check
  43. 710 -2

    Amadeus

    1984, in 22 top lists Check
  44. 272 -1

    Shichinin no samurai

    1954 — a.k.a. Seven Samurai, in 35 top lists Check
  45. 954 +3

    Das Leben der Anderen

    2006 — a.k.a. The Lives of Others, in 19 top lists Check
  46. 593 +10

    Jaws

    1975, in 26 top lists Check
  47. 958 +4

    Låt den rätte komma in

    2008 — a.k.a. Let the Right One In, in 13 top lists Check
  48. 911 -

    L.A. Confidential

    1997, in 23 top lists Check
  49. 226 -

    Sunset Blvd.

    1950 — a.k.a. Sunset Boulevard, in 33 top lists Check
  50. 469 -9

    The Graduate

    1967, in 27 top lists Check