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Top Dramas (#101-200)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
101 Don't Look Now 1973 Nicolas Roeg 150
102 Aguirre: The Wrath of God 1972 Werner Herzog 151
103 Heat 1995 Michael Mann 152
104 The Conversation 1974 Francis Ford Coppola 153
105 Once Upon a Time in America 1984 Sergio Leone 154
106 Pather Panchali 1955 Satyajit Ray 155
107 Mulholland Dr. 2001 David Lynch 156
108 Ben-Hur 1959 William Wyler 157
109 The Grapes of Wrath 1940 John Ford 159
110 Sullivan's Travels 1941 Preston Sturges 160
111 Amadeus 1984 Milos Forman 162
112 Midnight Cowboy 1969 John Schlesinger 163
113 Cabaret 1972 Bob Fosse 164
114 L'Atalante 1934 Jean Vigo 165
115 The Best Years of Our Lives 1946 William Wyler 166
116 Jules and Jim 1962 Franšois Truffaut 167
117 Lost in Translation 2003 Sofia Coppola 169
118 When Harry Met Sallyů 1989 Rob Reiner 170
119 A Streetcar Named Desire 1951 Elia Kazan 171
120 Andrei Rublev 1966 Andrei Tarkovsky 175
121 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2000 Ang Lee 176
122 The Manchurian Candidate 1962 John Frankenheimer 179
123 Platoon 1986 Oliver Stone 180
124 Wild Strawberries 1957 Ingmar Bergman 182
125 Scarface 1983 Brian De Palma 183
126 The French Connection 1971 William Friedkin 185
127 L'Avventura 1960 Michelangelo Antonioni 186
128 Rio Bravo 1959 Howard Hawks 187
129 The Sixth Sense 1999 M. Night Shyamalan 188
130 Mean Streets 1973 Martin Scorsese 189
131 Ran 1985 Akira Kurosawa 191
132 The Lion King 1994 Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff 194
133 The African Queen 1951 John Huston 195
134 Wings of Desire 1987 Wim Wenders 197
135 Sweet Smell of Success 1957 Alexander Mackendrick 198
136 Stairway to Heaven 1946 Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger 200
137 Harold and Maude 1971 Hal Ashby 201
138 Beauty and the Beast 1946 Jean Cocteau 202
139 Moulin Rouge! 2001 Baz Luhrmann 203
140 Braveheart 1995 Mel Gibson 204
141 The Conformist 1970 Bernardo Bertolucci 205
142 Badlands 1973 Terrence Malick 206
143 Cinema Paradiso 1988 Giuseppe Tornatore 208
144 M*A*S*H 1970 Robert Altman 210
145 Fanny and Alexander 1982 Ingmar Bergman 212
146 Withnail & I 1987 Bruce Robinson 213
147 Rome, Open City 1945 Roberto Rossellini 214
148 The Day the Earth Stood Still 1951 Robert Wise 215
149 Pan's Labyrinth 2006 Guillermo del Toro 216
150 Magnolia 1999 Paul Thomas Anderson 217
151 La Strada 1954 Federico Fellini 219
152 Network 1976 Sidney Lumet 221
153 Peeping Tom 1960 Michael Powell 222
154 Dog Day Afternoon 1975 Sidney Lumet 224
155 All Quiet on the Western Front 1930 Lewis Milestone 227
156 The Birth of a Nation 1915 D.W. Griffith 228
157 The Wages of Fear 1953 Henri-Georges Clouzot 230
158 Rebecca 1940 Alfred Hitchcock 231
159 Meet Me in St. Louis 1944 Vincente Minnelli 233
160 Brokeback Mountain 2005 Ang Lee 234
161 Ikiru 1952 Akira Kurosawa 235
162 Solaris 1972 Andrei Tarkovsky 236
163 Breakfast at Tiffany's 1961 Blake Edwards 238
164 Days of Heaven 1978 Terrence Malick 240
165 Hoop Dreams 1994 Steve James 242
166 Intolerance 1916 D.W. Griffith 243
167 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 1939 Frank Capra 244
168 Three Colors: Red 1994 Krzysztof Kieslowski 246
169 Blow-Up 1966 Michelangelo Antonioni 247
170 Das Boot 1981 Wolfgang Petersen 248
171 Full Metal Jacket 1987 Stanley Kubrick 252
172 Ugetsu 1953 Kenji Mizoguchi 253
173 Spartacus 1960 Stanley Kubrick 254
174 Being John Malkovich 1999 Spike Jonze 255
175 The Last Picture Show 1971 Peter Bogdanovich 257
176 The Great Escape 1963 John Sturges 263
177 The Leopard 1963 Luchino Visconti 265
178 The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie 1972 Luis Bu˝uel 267
179 Carrie 1976 Brian De Palma 269
180 Freaks 1932 Tod Browning 270
181 There Will Be Blood 2007 Paul Thomas Anderson 271
182 The Hustler 1961 Robert Rossen 272
183 The Fly 1986 David Cronenberg 273
184 Life Is Beautiful 1997 Roberto Benigni 274
185 Out of the Past 1947 Jacques Tourneur 275
186 My Fair Lady 1964 George Cukor 277
187 McCabe & Mrs. Miller 1971 Robert Altman 278
188 Hiroshima mon amour 1959 Alain Resnais 279
189 Laura 1944 Otto Preminger 280
190 Patton 1970 Franklin J. Schaffner 282
191 American Graffiti 1973 George Lucas 283
192 Boogie Nights 1997 Paul Thomas Anderson 284
193 Greed 1924 Erich von Stroheim 285
194 Diabolique 1955 Henri-Georges Clouzot 286
195 Rushmore 1998 Wes Anderson 287
196 Doctor Zhivago 1965 David Lean 288
197 Belle de Jour 1967 Luis Bu˝uel 289
198 Viridiana 1961 Luis Bu˝uel 291
199 The Great Dictator 1940 Charles Chaplin 292
200 The Lives of Others 2006 Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck 293
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