Gerald Peary's 100 Films for Film Literacy

Gerald Peary's 100 Films for Film Literacy's icon

Created by BaalMan.

Favorited 11 times, disliked 0 times, added to 10 watchlists.

missing:
Whose Home is This Anyway?

Remove ads

Filter

  1. 1 -

    Nanook of the North

    1922, in 16 top lists Check
  2. 2 -

    Triumph des Willens

    1935 — a.k.a. Triumph of the Will, in 16 top lists Check
  3. 3 -

    Man of Aran

    1934, in 6 top lists Check
  4. 4 -

    28 Up

    1984, in 5 top lists Check
  5. 5 -

    High School

    1968, in 4 top lists Check
  6. 6 -

    Salesman

    1969, in 10 top lists Check
  7. 7 -

    The Thin Blue Line

    1988, in 12 top lists Check
  8. 8 -

    The Birth of a Nation

    1915, in 21 top lists Check
  9. 9 -

    Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

    1916, in 23 top lists Check
  10. 10 -

    The General

    1926, in 32 top lists Check
  11. 11 -

    Sherlock Jr.

    1924, in 23 top lists Check
  12. 12 -

    The Gold Rush

    1925, in 28 top lists Check
  13. 13 -

    City Lights

    1931, in 31 top lists Check
  14. 14 -

    Greed

    1924, in 20 top lists Check
  15. 15 -

    Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

    1927, in 33 top lists Check
  16. 16 -

    Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari

    1920 — a.k.a. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, in 27 top lists Check
  17. 17 -

    Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens

    1922 — a.k.a. Nosferatu, in 26 top lists Check
  18. 18 -

    Metropolis

    1927, in 33 top lists Check
  19. 19 -

    Bronenosets Potemkin

    1925 — a.k.a. Battleship Potemkin, in 26 top lists Check
  20. 20 -

    Chelovek s kino-apparatom

    1929 — a.k.a. Man with a Movie Camera, in 21 top lists Check
  21. 21 -

    Der blaue Engel

    1930 — a.k.a. The Blue Angel, in 16 top lists Check
  22. 22 -

    Zéro de conduite: Jeunes diables au collège

    1933 — a.k.a. Zero for Conduct, in 17 top lists Check
  23. 23 -

    La règle du jeu

    1939 — a.k.a. The Rules of the Game, in 24 top lists Check
  24. 24 -

    La grande illusion

    1937 — a.k.a. The Grand Illusion, in 28 top lists Check
  25. 25 -

    Gold Diggers of 1933

    1933, in 11 top lists Check
  26. 26 -

    Top Hat

    1935, in 13 top lists Check
  27. 27 -

    It Happened One Night

    1934, in 26 top lists Check
  28. 28 -

    Stagecoach

    1939, in 20 top lists Check
  29. 29 -

    Young Mr. Lincoln

    1939, in 8 top lists Check
  30. 30 -

    His Girl Friday

    1940, in 19 top lists Check
  31. 31 -

    Bringing Up Baby

    1938, in 21 top lists Check
  32. 32 -

    Citizen Kane

    1941, in 36 top lists Check
  33. 33 -

    The Miracle of Morgan's Creek

    1944, in 8 top lists Check
  34. 34 -

    Sullivan's Travels

    1941, in 26 top lists Check
  35. 35 -

    Double Indemnity

    1944, in 31 top lists Check
  36. 36 -

    The Maltese Falcon

    1941, in 26 top lists Check
  37. 37 -

    The Big Sleep

    1946, in 19 top lists Check
  38. 38 -

    Casablanca

    1942, in 36 top lists Check
  39. 39 -

    Adam's Rib

    1949, in 7 top lists Check
  40. 40 -

    Letter from an Unknown Woman

    1948, in 14 top lists Check
  41. 41 -

    Roma città aperta

    1945 — a.k.a. Rome, Open City, in 23 top lists Check
  42. 42 -

    Ladri di biciclette

    1948 — a.k.a. Bicycle Thieves, in 34 top lists Check
  43. 43 -

    La strada

    1954 — a.k.a. La Strada, in 19 top lists Check
  44. 44 -

    Rashômon

    1950 — a.k.a. Rashomon, in 33 top lists Check
  45. 45 -

    Ikiru

    1952, in 22 top lists Check
  46. 46 -

    Ugetsu monogatari

    1953 — a.k.a. Ugetsu, in 23 top lists Check
  47. 47 -

    Los olvidados

    1950 — a.k.a. The Young and the Damned, in 23 top lists Check
  48. 48 -

    Smultronstället

    1957 — a.k.a. Wild Strawberries, in 22 top lists Check
  49. 49 -

    Touch of Evil

    1958, in 28 top lists Check
  50. 50 -

    The Searchers

    1956, in 26 top lists Check
Remove ads
Show all 111 movies

Last updated on Feb 3, 2012; source