Top 100 Movies of All Time

Film
Year
Director
Production Studio
1998 Rank
2007 Rank
Change
A Streetcar Named Desire
1951
Elia Kazan
Warner Bros. Pictures, Charles K. Feldman Productions
45
47
-2
Some Like It Hot
1959
Billy Wilder
Ashton Productions, The Mirisch Company
14
22
-8
Schindler's List
1993
Steven Spielberg
Amblin Entertainment
9
8
+1
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
1948
John Huston
Warner Bros. Pictures
30
38
-8
All About Eve
1950
Joseph L. Mankiewicz
20th Century-Fox
16
28
-12
The Wizard of Oz
1939
Victor Fleming
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
6
10
+4
The Grapes of Wrath
1940
John Ford
20th Century-Fox
21
23
-2
Nashville
1975
Robert Altman
ABC Entertainment
59
The Graduate
1967
Mike Nichols
Lawrence Turman
7
17
-10
It's a Wonderful Life
1946
Frank Capra
Liberty Pictures
11
20
-9
Star Wars
1977
George Lucas
Lucasfilm
15
13
+2
Bonnie and Clyde
1967
Arthur Penn
Tatira-Hiller Productions
27
42
-15
The African Queen
1951
John Huston
Horizon Enterprises, Romulus Films
17
65
-48
On the Waterfront
1954
Elia Kazan
Horizon-American Pictures
8
19
-11
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
1982
Steven Spielberg
Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment
25
24
+1
To Kill a Mockingbird
1962
Robert Mulligan
Pakula-Mulligan Productions, Brentwood Productions
34
25
+9
Psycho
1960
Alfred Hitchcock
Shamley Productions
18
14
+4
High Noon
1952
Fred Zinnemann
Stanley Kramer Productions
33
27
+6
The Best Years of Our Lives
1946
William Wyler
Samuel Goldwyn Productions
37
37
 0
Raging Bull
1980
Martin Scorsese
Chartoff-Winkler Productions
24
4
+20
Chinatown
1974
Roman Polanski
Long Road Productions
19
21
-2
The Godfather Part II
1974
Francis Ford Coppola
The Coppola Company
32
32
 0
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
1939
Frank Capra
Columbia Pictures
29
26
+3
Dr. Strangelove
1964
Stanley Kubrick
Hawk Films, Polaris Productions
26
39
-13
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
1975
Miloš Forman
Fantasy Films
20
33
-13
The General
1926
Buster Keaton
Buster Keaton Productions
18
West Side Story
1961
Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins
Beta Productions, The Mirisch Company, Seven Arts Productions, B & P Enterprises
41
51
-10
Double Indemnity
1944
Billy Wilder
Paramount Pictures
38
29
+9
Annie Hall
1977
Woody Allen
United Artists
31
35
-4
2001: A Space Odyssey
1968
Stanley Kubrick
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
22
15
+7
Unforgiven
1992
Clint Eastwood
The Malpaso Company
98
68
+30
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
1969
George Roy Hill
Campanile Productions
50
73
-23
Taxi Driver
1976
Martin Scorsese
B & P Enterprises, Italo-Judeo
47
52
-5
King Kong
1933
Merian C. Cooper
RKO Radio Pictures
43
41
+2
Midnight Cowboy
1969
John Schlesinger
Jerome Hellman Productions
36
43
-7
Blade Runner
1982
Ridley Scott
The Ladd Company, Sir Run Run Shaw
97
Rear Window
1954
Alfred Hitchcock
Paramount Pictures, Patron
42
48
-6
Cabaret
1972
Bob Fosse
Allied Artists
63
Jaws
1975
Steven Spielberg
Universal Pictures, Zanuck/Brown Company
48
56
-8
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2001
Peter Jackson
New Line Cinema, WingNut Films
50
Apocalypse Now
1979
Francis Ford Coppola
Omni Zoetrope
28
30
-2
The Birth of a Nation
1915
D. W. Griffith
David W. Griffith Corp.
44
Network
1976
Sidney Lumet
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, United Artists
66
64
+2
A Clockwork Orange
1971
Stanley Kubrick
Polaris Productions, Hawk Films
46
70
-24
Doctor Zhivago
1965
David Lean
Carlo Ponti Productions
39
Pulp Fiction
1994
Quentin Tarantino
A Band Apart, Jersey Films
95
94
+1
The Apartment
1960
Billy Wilder
The Mirisch Company
93
80
+13
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
1967
Stanley Kramer
Columbia Pictures
99
It Happened One Night
1934
Frank Capra
Columbia Pictures
35
46
-11
Intolerance
1916
D. W. Griffith
D. W. Griffith, Wark Producing
49
Do the Right Thing
1989
Spike Lee
40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks
96
Easy Rider
1969
Dennis Hopper
The Pando Company, Raybert Productions
88
84
+4
The Searchers
1956
John Ford
C. V. Whitney Pictures
96
12
+84
Amadeus
1984
Miloš Forman
The Saul Zaentz Company
53
Raiders of the Lost Ark
1981
Steven Spielberg
Lucasfilm
60
66
-6
The Deer Hunter
1978
Michael Cimino
EMI
79
53
+26
M*A*S*H
1970
Robert Altman
Aspen Productions
56
54
+2
Tootsie
1982
Sydney Pollack
Mirage Enterprises, Punch Productions, Columbia Pictures, Delphi Productions
62
69
-7
Sophie's Choice
1982
Alan J. Pakula
Universal Pictures, Associated Film Distribution
91
Fantasia
1940
Walt Disney
Walt Disney Productions
58
12 Angry Men
1957
Sidney Lumet
Orion-Nova Productions
87
The Manchurian Candidate
1962
John Frankenheimer
M. C. Productions
67
Rebel Without a Cause
1955
Nicholas Ray
Warner Bros. Pictures
59
The Sixth Sense
1999
M. Night Shyamalan
Hollywood Pictures, Spyglass Entertainment, The Kennedy/Marshall Company
89
Vertigo
1958
Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred J. Hitchcock Productions, Paramount Pictures
61
9
+52
The Jazz Singer
1927
Alan Crosland
Warner Bros. Pictures, The Vitaphone Corp.
90
North by Northwest
1959
Alfred Hitchcock
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
40
55
-15
Giant
1956
George Stevens
Warner Bros. Pictures
82
An American in Paris
1951
Vincente Minnelli
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
68
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
1977
Steven Spielberg
Columbia Pictures, EMI
64
The Godfather
1972
Francis Ford Coppola
Paramount Pictures, Alfran Productions
3
2
+1
The Silence of the Lambs
1991
Jonathan Demme
Strong Heart Productions
65
74
 -9
Yankee Doodle Dandy
1942
Michael Curtiz
Warner Bros. Pictures
100
98
-2
From Here to Eternity
1953
Fred Zinnemann
Columbia Pictures
52
Goodfellas
1990
Martin Scorsese
Warner Bros. Pictures, Irwin Winkler Productions
94
92
+2
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
1966
Mike Nichols
Chenault Productions, Warner Bros. Pictures
67
Gone with the Wind
1939
Victor Fleming
Selznick International Pictures
4
6
+2
The Third Man
1949
Carol Reed
London Film Productions
57
Shane
1953
George Stevens
Paramount Pictures
69
45
+24
The Philadelphia Story
1940
George Cukor
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
51
44
+7
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
1937
David Hand, et al.
Walt Disney Productions
49
34
+15
Forrest Gump
1994
Robert Zemeckis
The Tisch Company
71
76
-5
The French Connection
1971
William Friedkin
D'Antoni Productions
70
93
-23
The Shawshank Redemption
1994
Frank Darabont
Castle Rock Entertainment
72
Mutiny on the Bounty
1935
Frank Lloyd
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
86
Wuthering Heights
1939
William Wyler
Samuel Goldwyn Productions
73
City Lights
1931
Charlie Chaplin
Charles Chaplin Productions
76
11
+65
The Gold Rush
1925
Charlie Chaplin
Charles Chaplin Productions
74
58
+16
Swing Time
1936
George Stevens
RKO Radio Pictures
90
The Sound of Music
1965
Robert Wise
Argyle Enterprises, 20th Century-Fox
55
40
+15
In the Heat of the Night
1967
Norman Jewison
The Mirisch Corporation
75
The Last Picture Show
1971
Peter Bogdanovich
BBS Productions
95
Patton
1970
Franklin J. Schaffner
20th Century-Fox
89
American Graffiti
1973
George Lucas
Coppola Co., Lucasfilm
77
62
+15
Dances with Wolves
1990
Kevin Costner
TIG Productions, Majestic Films International
75
Bringing Up Baby
1938
Howard Hawks
RKO Radio Pictures
97
88
+9
Rocky
1976
John G. Avildsen
Chartoff-Winkler Productions
78
57
+21
My Fair Lady
1964
George Cukor
Warner Bros. Pictures
91
The Wild Bunch
1969
Sam Peckinpah
Phil Feldman Productions, Warner Bros.-Seven Arts
80
79
+1
Toy Story
1995
John Lasseter
Pixar, Walt Disney Pictures
99
Modern Times
1936
Charlie Chaplin
Charles Chaplin Film Corp.
81
78
+3
Frankenstein
1931
James Whale
Universal Pictures
87
Ben-Hur
1959
William Wyler
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
72
100
-28
Spartacus
1960
Stanley Kubrick
Bryna Productions, Universal-International Pictures
81
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
1927
F. W. Murnau
Fox Film
82
Platoon
1986
Oliver Stone
Hemdale Film Corporation
83
86
-3
Lawrence of Arabia
1962
David Lean
Horizon Pictures
5
7
+2
Titanic
1997
James Cameron
Paramount Pictures, 20th Century-Fox, Lightstorm Entertainment
83
All the President's Men
1976
Alan J. Pakula
Wildwood Enterprises
77
Fargo
1996
Coen brothers
Working Title Films
84
Sullivan's Travels
1941
Preston Sturges
Paramount Pictures
61
A Place in the Sun
1951
George Stevens
Paramount Pictures
92
A Night at the Opera
1935
Sam Wood
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
85
Duck Soup
1933
Leo McCarey
Paramount Productions
85
60
+25
Stagecoach
1939
John Ford
Walter Wanger Productions
63
Casablanca
1942
Michael Curtiz
Warner Bros. Pictures
2
3
 -1
Singin' in the Rain
1952
Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
10
5
+5
Sunset Boulevard
1950
Billy Wilder
Paramount Pictures
12
16
-4
Saving Private Ryan
1998
Steven Spielberg
Amblin Entertainment, Mutual Film Company
71
All Quiet on the Western Front
1930
Lewis Milestone
Universal Pictures
54
The Bridge on the River Kwai
1957
David Lean
Horizon-American Pictures
13
36
-23
The Maltese Falcon
1941
John Huston
Warner Bros. Pictures
23
31
-8
Citizen Kane
1941
Orson Welles
Mercury Productions, RKO Radio Pictures
1
1
 0