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An official iCheckMovies list.

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The 500 movies in this list have been selected by a combination of 10,000 Empire readers, 50 critics and 150 of Hollywood's finest.

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  1. 16 -

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    1968, in 42 top lists Check
  2. 37 -

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 33 top lists Check
  3. 33 -

    Alien

    1979, in 27 top lists Check
  4. 39 -

    The Matrix

    1999, in 27 top lists Check
  5. 20 -

    Blade Runner

    1982, in 31 top lists Check
  6. 73 -

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    2004, in 25 top lists Check
  7. 30 -

    Aliens

    1986, in 20 top lists Check
  8. 23 -

    Back to the Future

    1985, in 23 top lists Check
  9. 53 -

    Donnie Darko

    2001, in 18 top lists Check
  10. 35 -

    Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    1991, in 21 top lists Check
  11. 232 -

    Jurassic Park

    1993, in 23 top lists Check
  12. 498 -

    Back to the Future Part II

    1989, in 4 top lists Check
  13. 465 -

    Twelve Monkeys

    1995, in 13 top lists Check
  14. 406 -

    Iron Man

    2008, in 7 top lists Check
  15. 308 -

    The Terminator

    1984, in 21 top lists Check
  16. 289 -

    The Thing

    1982, in 20 top lists Check
  17. 380 -

    Children of Men

    2006, in 10 top lists Check
  18. 189 -

    Ghostbusters

    1984, in 13 top lists Check
  19. 328 -

    The Truman Show

    1998, in 12 top lists Check
  20. 83 -

    Brazil

    1985, in 20 top lists Check
  21. 47 -

    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    1982, in 27 top lists Check
  22. 432 -

    X2

    2003 — a.k.a. X2: X-Men United, in 6 top lists Check
  23. 59 -

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    1977, in 22 top lists Check
  24. 366 -

    Predator

    1987, in 5 top lists Check
  25. 440 -

    Akira

    1988, in 21 top lists Check
  26. 309 -

    Transformers

    2007, in 4 top lists Check
  27. 404 -

    RoboCop

    1987, in 13 top lists Check
  28. 409 -

    Men in Black

    1997, in 6 top lists Check
  29. 204 -

    Bride of Frankenstein

    1935, in 18 top lists Check
  30. 383 -

    Serenity

    2005, in 4 top lists Check
  31. 285 -

    Solyaris

    1972 — a.k.a. Solaris, in 26 top lists Check
  32. 394 -

    Cloverfield

    2008, in 3 top lists Check
  33. 265 -

    Artificial Intelligence: AI

    2001, in 11 top lists Check
  34. 350 -

    Planet of the Apes

    1968, in 15 top lists Check
  35. 174 -

    Superman

    1978, in 10 top lists Check
  36. 484 -

    The Fountain

    2006, in 4 top lists Check
  37. 355 -

    Sunshine

    2007, in 1 top list Check
  38. 452 -

    Unbreakable

    2000, in 4 top lists Check
  39. 237 -

    Delicatessen

    1991, in 12 top lists Check
  40. 416 -

    Bad Taste

    1987, in 4 top lists Check
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Last updated on Jul 3, 2009; source