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Top Independent Films (#201-300)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
201 Sling Blade 1996 Billy Bob Thornton 1010
202 After Hours 1985 Martin Scorsese 1011
203 Dumb & Dumber 1994 Peter Farrelly 1012
204 Love and Death 1975 Woody Allen 1013
205 Crash 2004 Paul Haggis 1026
206 Hellraiser 1987 Clive Barker 1040
207 Muriel's Wedding 1994 P.J. Hogan 1041
208 Near Dark 1987 Kathryn Bigelow 1042
209 Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! 1965 Russ Meyer 1043
210 Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse 1991 Fax Bahr, Eleanor Coppola, and George Hickenlooper 1057
211 Opening Night 1977 John Cassavetes 1059
212 The Dead 1987 John Huston 1060
213 The Party 1968 Blake Edwards 1064
214 Kids 1995 Larry Clark 1074
215 Secretary 2002 Steven Shainberg 1076
216 The Brood 1979 David Cronenberg 1077
217 American Psycho 2000 Mary Harron 1079
218 The Last Seduction 1994 John Dahl 1080
219 Boys Don't Cry 1999 Kimberly Peirce 1083
220 The Conqueror Worm 1968 Michael Reeves 1085
221 The Gleaners & I 2000 Agnès Varda 1086
222 La Femme Nikita 1990 Luc Besson 1090
223 The Bridges of Madison County 1995 Clint Eastwood 1092
224 Braindead 1992 Peter Jackson 1093
225 Strictly Ballroom 1992 Baz Luhrmann 1113
226 Wild at Heart 1990 David Lynch 1116
227 Natural Born Killers 1994 Oliver Stone 1118
228 Scorpio Rising 1964 Kenneth Anger 1128
229 The Grifters 1990 Stephen Frears 1133
230 Manhunter 1986 Michael Mann 1137
231 Bound 1996 Lana and Lily Wachowski 1140
232 Funny Games 1997 Michael Haneke 1145
233 Once 2007 John Carney 1147
234 The Times of Harvey Milk 1984 Rob Epstein 1148
235 Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai 1999 Jim Jarmusch 1150
236 Assault on Precinct 13 1976 John Carpenter 1154
237 King of New York 1990 Abel Ferrara 1163
238 Chasing Amy 1997 Kevin Smith 1171
239 Irréversible 2002 Gaspar Noé 1185
240 The Lion in Winter 1968 Anthony Harvey 1186
241 Hearts and Minds 1974 Peter Davis 1189
242 Henry V 1989 Kenneth Branagh 1191
243 Blow Out 1981 Brian De Palma 1193
244 Gangs of New York 2002 Martin Scorsese 1195
245 She's Gotta Have It 1986 Spike Lee 1197
246 First Blood 1982 Ted Kotcheff 1199
247 Papillon 1973 Franklin J. Schaffner 1215
248 Buffalo '66 1998 Vincent Gallo 1217
249 Russian Ark 2002 Aleksandr Sokurov 1218
250 Sherman's March 1985 Ross McElwee 1219
251 21 Grams 2003 Alejandro G. Iñárritu 1227
252 The Killing of a Chinese Bookie 1976 John Cassavetes 1228
253 Inland Empire 2006 David Lynch 1229
254 George Washington 2000 David Gordon Green 1231
255 The War Game 1965 Peter Watkins 1238
256 Watership Down 1978 Martin Rosen 1241
257 The Ice Storm 1997 Ang Lee 1244
258 Elephant 2003 Gus Van Sant 1246
259 Black God and White Devil 1964 Glauber Rocha 1253
260 The Virgin Suicides 1999 Sofia Coppola 1261
261 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me 1992 David Lynch 1265
262 Saw 2004 James Wan 1270
263 The Station Agent 2003 Thomas McCarthy 1274
264 Howards End 1992 James Ivory 1275
265 The Passion of the Christ 2004 Mel Gibson 1276
266 Orlando 1992 Sally Potter 1278
267 Dead Man's Shoes 2004 Shane Meadows 1285
268 Fahrenheit 9/11 2004 Michael Moore 1294
269 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 1968 Ken Hughes 1300
270 Metropolitan 1990 Whit Stillman 1301
271 Ratcatcher 1999 Lynne Ramsay 1303
272 The Unbearable Lightness of Being 1988 Philip Kaufman 1307
273 28 Up 1984 Michael Apted 1312
274 In the Company of Men 1997 Neil LaBute 1316
275 Seven Men from Now 1956 Budd Boetticher 1318
276 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension 1984 W.D. Richter 1322
277 Pretty in Pink 1986 Howard Deutch 1323
278 Broadway Danny Rose 1984 Woody Allen 1324
279 Wavelength 1967 Michael Snow 1341
280 Sid and Nancy 1986 Alex Cox 1344
281 Burden of Dreams 1982 Les Blank 1350
282 Gates of Heaven 1978 Errol Morris 1353
283 High School 1968 Frederick Wiseman 1355
284 Accattone 1961 Pier Paolo Pasolini 1370
285 42: Forty Two Up 1998 Michael Apted 1376
286 Matewan 1987 John Sayles 1380
287 Tongues Untied 1989 Marlon Riggs 1382
288 The Last House on the Left 1972 Wes Craven 1388
289 Buena Vista Social Club 1999 Wim Wenders 1394
290 The Harder They Come 1972 Perry Henzell 1397
291 Big Night 1996 Campbell Scott and Stanley Tucci 1398
292 Angel Heart 1987 Alan Parker 1399
293 El Mariachi 1992 Robert Rodriguez 1401
294 The Secret of NIMH 1982 Don Bluth 1405
295 Hairspray 1988 John Waters 1415
296 An Angel at My Table 1990 Jane Campion 1442
297 Targets 1968 Peter Bogdanovich 1445
298 Lost in America 1985 Albert Brooks 1452
299 Flirting with Disaster 1996 David O. Russell 1461
300 The Limey 1999 Steven Soderbergh 1475
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