Go to the home page Go to the master list sorted by rank Go to the master list sorted alphabetically Go to the top films as determined by each taste Go to the master list sorted by director Go to the master list sorted by actor Go to the master list sorted by year of release Go to the master list sorted by genre Go to the master list sorted by nation of origin Go to more lists of films Find alternate titles of master list films Go to lists of top films as determined by normal film fans Go to the FAQ and other essays Go to the links page Go to the site map

Top Films from Paramount Pictures (#1-100)

This list includes films from Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation.

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
1 The Godfather 1972 Francis Ford Coppola 2
2 Vertigo 1958 Alfred Hitchcock 14
3 Chinatown 1974 Roman Polanski 18
4 The Godfather: Part II 1974 Francis Ford Coppola 20
5 Sunset Blvd. 1950 Billy Wilder 28
6 Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 Steven Spielberg 31
7 Rear Window 1954 Alfred Hitchcock 40
8 Double Indemnity 1944 Billy Wilder 41
9 Once Upon a Time in the West 1968 Sergio Leone 62
10 Duck Soup 1933 Leo McCarey 82
11 Saving Private Ryan 1998 Steven Spielberg 91
12 Nashville 1975 Robert Altman 108
13 Forrest Gump 1994 Robert Zemeckis 120
14 Titanic 1997 James Cameron 126
15 The Conversation 1974 Francis Ford Coppola 153
16 Airplane! 1980 Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and David Zucker 158
17 Sullivan's Travels 1941 Preston Sturges 160
18 The Lady Eve 1941 Preston Sturges 161
19 Harold and Maude 1971 Hal Ashby 201
20 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance 1962 John Ford 226
21 Brokeback Mountain 2005 Ang Lee 234
22 Days of Heaven 1978 Terrence Malick 240
23 Roman Holiday 1953 William Wyler 260
24 Grease 1978 Randal Kleiser 298
25 Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986 John Hughes 301
26 Shane 1953 George Stevens 309
27 Trouble in Paradise 1932 Ernst Lubitsch 327
28 The Truman Show 1998 Peter Weir 344
29 South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut 1999 Trey Parker 381
30 Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan 1982 Nicholas Meyer 414
31 Clueless 1995 Amy Heckerling 416
32 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 1989 Steven Spielberg 417
33 Election 1999 Alexander Payne 421
34 The Ten Commandments 1956 Cecil B. DeMille 429
35 Ace in the Hole 1951 Billy Wilder 486
36 The Untouchables 1987 Brian De Palma 487
37 Ghost 1990 Jerry Zucker 500
38 The Lost Weekend 1945 Billy Wilder 523
39 Top Gun 1986 Tony Scott 571
40 Terms of Endearment 1983 James L. Brooks 602
41 The Godfather: Part III 1990 Francis Ford Coppola 615
42 A Place in the Sun 1951 George Stevens 632
43 Fatal Attraction 1987 Adrian Lyne 635
44 Witness 1985 Peter Weir 645
45 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! 1988 David Zucker 684
46 The War of the Worlds 1953 Byron Haskin 692
47 The Palm Beach Story 1942 Preston Sturges 700
48 Love Me Tonight 1932 Rouben Mamoulian 708
49 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 1984 Steven Spielberg 723
50 Stalag 17 1953 Billy Wilder 732
51 The Miracle of Morgan's Creek 1944 Preston Sturges 736
52 The Scarlet Empress 1934 Josef von Sternberg 773
53 Ordinary People 1980 Robert Redford 781
54 Reds 1981 Warren Beatty 784
55 Trading Places 1983 John Landis 786
56 The Bad News Bears 1976 Michael Ritchie 802
57 Zoolander 2001 Ben Stiller 814
58 Broken Blossoms 1919 D.W. Griffith 818
59 Hud 1963 Martin Ritt 850
60 The Odd Couple 1968 Gene Saks 859
61 It's a Gift 1934 Norman Z. McLeod 869
62 Make Way for Tomorrow 1937 Leo McCarey 875
63 Napoleon Dynamite 2004 Jared Hess 876
64 The Talented Mr. Ripley 1999 Anthony Minghella 903
65 The Warriors 1979 Walter Hill 937
66 Seconds 1966 John Frankenheimer 941
67 Star Trek 2009 J.J. Abrams 945
68 Face/Off 1997 John Woo 946
69 Love Story 1970 Arthur Hiller 958
70 Planes, Trains & Automobiles 1987 John Hughes 972
71 Friday the 13th 1980 Sean S. Cunningham 976
72 Funny Face 1957 Stanley Donen 1030
73 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1931 Rouben Mamoulian 1031
74 The Longest Yard 1974 Robert Aldrich 1035
75 Murderball 2005 Henry Alex Rubin and Dana Adam Shapiro 1053
76 Mean Girls 2004 Mark Waters 1081
77 The Hours 2002 Stephen Daldry 1097
78 The Court Jester 1955 Melvin Frank and Norman Panama 1098
79 Heaven Can Wait 1978 Warren Beatty and Buck Henry 1102
80 The Nutty Professor 1963 Jerry Lewis 1114
81 Iron Man 2008 Jon Favreau 1122
82 Sabrina 1954 Billy Wilder 1153
83 The Avengers 2012 Joss Whedon 1155
84 Morocco 1930 Josef von Sternberg 1164
85 The School of Rock 2003 Richard Linklater 1165
86 Team America: World Police 2004 Trey Parker 1200
87 North Dallas Forty 1979 Ted Kotcheff 1208
88 Marathon Man 1976 John Schlesinger 1211
89 Wayne's World 1992 Penelope Spheeris 1257
90 Shanghai Express 1932 Josef von Sternberg 1269
91 Horse Feathers 1932 Norman Z. McLeod 1283
92 Hugo 2011 Martin Scorsese 1306
93 Hail the Conquering Hero 1944 Preston Sturges 1313
94 Pretty in Pink 1986 Howard Deutch 1323
95 Wings1 1927 William A. Wellman 1326
96 Catch-22 1970 Mike Nichols 1327
97 Paper Moon 1973 Peter Bogdanovich 1377
98 Beverly Hills Cop 1984 Martin Brest 1386
99 War of the Worlds 2005 Steven Spielberg 1418
100 The Heiress 1949 William Wyler 1427

1 Produced by Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation.
2 Produced by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation.

Go to the next 57 films from Paramount
This page was last modified on July 8, 2016