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
  2. 10 -

    Körkarlen

    1921 — a.k.a. The Phantom Carriage, in 14 top lists Check
  3. 20 -

    Sherlock Jr.

    1924, in 23 top lists Check
  4. 23 -

    The Thief of Bagdad

    1924, in 12 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. 77 -

    King Kong

    1933, in 27 top lists Check
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    Peter Ibbetson

    1935, in 3 top lists Check
  8. 110 -

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    1937, in 24 top lists Check
  9. 130 -

    The Wizard of Oz

    1939, in 34 top lists Check
  10. 134 -

    Fantasia

    1940, in 19 top lists Check
  11. 140 -

    Pinocchio

    1940, in 15 top lists Check
  12. 185 -

    La belle et la bête

    1946 — a.k.a. Beauty and the Beast, in 24 top lists Check
  13. 187 -

    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 29 top lists Check
  14. 190 -

    A Matter of Life and Death

    1946, in 21 top lists Check
  15. 222 -

    Orphée

    1950 — a.k.a. Orpheus, in 16 top lists Check
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    Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

    1951, in 3 top lists Check
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    Ordet

    1955 — a.k.a. The Word, in 20 top lists Check
  18. 313 -

    Det sjunde inseglet

    1957 — a.k.a. The Seventh Seal, in 24 top lists Check
  19. 387 -

    El Ángel Exterminador

    1962 — a.k.a. The Exterminating Angel, in 17 top lists Check
  20. 391 -

    1963, in 32 top lists Check
  21. 423 -

    Mary Poppins

    1964, in 14 top lists Check
  22. 431 -

    Giulietta degli spiriti

    1965 — a.k.a. Juliet of the Spirits, in 9 top lists Check
  23. 436 -

    Rekopis znaleziony w Saragossie

    1965 — a.k.a. The Saragossa Manuscript, in 7 top lists Check
  24. 472 -

    Viy

    1967, in 4 top lists Check
  25. 492 -

    Fellini - Satyricon

    1969 — a.k.a. Fellini Satyricon, in 10 top lists Check
  26. 522 -

    Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    1971, in 6 top lists Check
  27. 525 -

    W.R. - Misterije organizma

    1971 — a.k.a. WR: Mysteries of the Organism, in 12 top lists Check
  28. 544 -

    Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie

    1972 — a.k.a. The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, in 20 top lists Check
  29. 573 -

    El espíritu de la colmena

    1973 — a.k.a. The Spirit of the Beehive, in 21 top lists Check
  30. 586 -

    Céline et Julie vont en bateau: Phantom Ladies...

    1974 — a.k.a. Celine and Julie Go Boating, in 9 top lists Check
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    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    1975, in 21 top lists Check
  32. 602 -

    India Song

    1975, in 6 top lists Check
  33. 619 -

    Star Wars

    1977 — a.k.a. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, in 36 top lists Check
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    Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

    1980, in 23 top lists Check
  35. 700 -

    Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

    1983, in 16 top lists Check
  36. 712 -

    Ghost Busters

    1984 — a.k.a. Ghostbusters, in 13 top lists Check
  37. 760 -

    Yeelen

    1987 — a.k.a. Brightness, in 9 top lists Check
  38. 761 -

    Der Himmel über Berlin

    1987 — a.k.a. Wings of Desire, in 21 top lists Check
  39. 764 -

    Sien nui yau wan

    1987 — a.k.a. A Chinese Ghost Story, in 6 top lists Check
  40. 788 -

    Big

    1988, in 5 top lists Check
  41. 800 -

    Field of Dreams

    1989, in 8 top lists Check
  42. 821 -

    Edward Scissorhands

    1990, in 8 top lists Check
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    La double vie de Véronique

    1991 — a.k.a. The Double Life of Véronique, in 12 top lists Check
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    Groundhog Day

    1993, in 19 top lists Check
  45. 879 -

    Riget

    1994 — a.k.a. The Kingdom, in 5 top lists Check
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    Dead Man

    1995, in 12 top lists Check
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    Being John Malkovich

    1999, in 12 top lists Check
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    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    2001, in 26 top lists Check
  49. 947 +1

    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

    2002, in 22 top lists Check
  50. 949 +1

    Russkiy kovcheg

    2002 — a.k.a. Russian Ark, in 8 top lists Check
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