IMDb's Top 250

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The IMDb top 250 is probably the most well-known movie list in the world. It has earned this reputation through the fact that it has been composed by aggregating the votes of many normal moviegoers. In other words, this is a list by and for the people and not some elite movie-critics list.

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  1. 21 -

    La vita è bella

    1997 — a.k.a. Life Is Beautiful, in 19 top lists Check
  2. 35 -

    Back to the Future

    1985, in 23 top lists Check
  3. 39 -

    Modern Times

    1936, in 29 top lists Check
  4. 42 -

    City Lights

    1931, in 32 top lists Check
  5. 44 -

    Intouchables

    2011 — a.k.a. The Intouchables, in 7 top lists Check
  6. 56 -

    The Great Dictator

    1940, in 24 top lists Check
  7. 70 -

    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop...

    1964, in 33 top lists Check
  8. 80 -

    3 Idiots

    2009, in 3 top lists Check
  9. 81 -

    Toy Story

    1995, in 24 top lists Check
  10. 101 +1

    Singin' in the Rain

    1952, in 35 top lists Check
  11. 102 -1

    The Kid

    1921, in 14 top lists Check
  12. 105 -

    Snatch

    2000, in 10 top lists Check
  13. 109 -

    Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain

    2001 — a.k.a. Amélie, in 26 top lists Check
  14. 111 -

    Toy Story 3

    2010, in 17 top lists Check
  15. 112 -

    The Sting

    1973, in 16 top lists Check
  16. 118 -

    The Apartment

    1960, in 27 top lists Check
  17. 121 -

    Up

    2009, in 17 top lists Check
  18. 126 -

    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    1975, in 21 top lists Check
  19. 128 -

    Yôjinbô

    1961 — a.k.a. Yojimbo, in 18 top lists Check
  20. 135 -

    Some Like It Hot

    1959, in 34 top lists Check
  21. 141 -

    The Wolf of Wall Street

    2013, in 12 top lists Check
  22. 144 -

    Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

    1998, in 7 top lists Check
  23. 154 -

    The Gold Rush

    1925, in 29 top lists Check
  24. 160 -

    Inside Out

    2015, in 15 top lists Check
  25. 168 -

    The Truman Show

    1998, in 14 top lists Check
  26. 169 -

    Finding Nemo

    2003, in 17 top lists Check
  27. 182 -

    Relatos salvajes

    2014 — a.k.a. Wild Tales, in 7 top lists Check
  28. 186 -

    Mary and Max

    2009, in 6 top lists Check
  29. 188 +1

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    2014, in 16 top lists Check
  30. 194 +1

    The Big Lebowski

    1998, in 25 top lists Check
  31. 196 +1

    To Be or Not to Be

    1942, in 22 top lists Check
  32. 198 -

    Sherlock Jr.

    1924, in 23 top lists Check
  33. 200 -

    The General

    1926, in 32 top lists Check
  34. 204 -1

    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

    1939, in 15 top lists Check
  35. 220 -1

    Life of Brian

    1979 — a.k.a. Monty Python's Life of Brian, in 19 top lists Check
  36. 233 -

    Monsters, Inc.

    2001, in 12 top lists Check
  37. 235 -

    Rang De Basanti

    2006, in 3 top lists Check
  38. 240 -

    It Happened One Night

    1934, in 28 top lists Check
  39. 244 -1

    The Princess Bride

    1987, in 17 top lists Check
  40. 245 -

    The Circus

    1928, in 10 top lists Check
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