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. 185 -

    Stalker

    1979, in 22 top lists Check
  2. 188 -

    Prisoners

    2013, in 7 top lists Check
  3. 88 -

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    1968, in 42 top lists Check
  4. 201 -

    Gone Girl

    2014, in 10 top lists Check
  5. 78 -

    Tengoku to jigoku

    1963 — a.k.a. High and Low, in 15 top lists Check
  6. 126 +1

    L.A. Confidential

    1997, in 24 top lists Check
  7. 155 -

    Shutter Island

    2010, in 9 top lists Check
  8. 171 -

    Salinui chueok

    2003 — a.k.a. Memories of Murder, in 14 top lists Check
  9. 107 -

    Incendies

    2010, in 8 top lists Check
  10. 152 -

    Chinatown

    1974, in 30 top lists Check
  11. 47 -

    The Prestige

    2006, in 13 top lists Check
  12. 230 +1

    Rebecca

    1940, in 22 top lists Check
  13. 149 -

    El secreto de sus ojos

    2009 — a.k.a. The Secret in Their Eyes, in 10 top lists Check
  14. 91 -

    Vertigo

    1958, in 40 top lists Check
  15. 20 -

    Se7en

    1995 — a.k.a. Seven, in 26 top lists Check
  16. 113 +1

    Jodaeiye Nader az Simin

    2011 — a.k.a. A Separation, in 14 top lists Check
  17. 68 -

    Oldeuboi

    2003 — a.k.a. Oldboy, in 32 top lists Check
  18. 94 -

    Citizen Kane

    1941, in 37 top lists Check
  19. 90 -

    M - Eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder

    1931 — a.k.a. M, in 35 top lists Check
  20. 63 -

    Witness for the Prosecution

    1957, in 10 top lists Check
  21. 54 -

    Memento

    2000, in 25 top lists Check
  22. 50 -

    Rear Window

    1954, in 30 top lists Check
  23. 37 -

    Psycho

    1960, in 38 top lists Check
  24. 159 +1

    The Thing

    1982, in 19 top lists Check
  25. 163 +1

    The Sixth Sense

    1999, in 19 top lists Check
  26. 250 -

    Trois couleurs: Rouge

    1994 — a.k.a. Three Colors: Red, in 20 top lists Check
  27. 167 -

    The Third Man

    1949, in 34 top lists Check
  28. 130 +1

    Rashômon

    1950 — a.k.a. Rashomon, in 32 top lists Check
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