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 Highbrow Films (#501-600)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
501 Charulata 1964 Satyajit Ray 1016
502 Only Angels Have Wings 1939 Howard Hawks 1156
503 Le Trou 1960 Jacques Becker 1259
504 Young Mr. Lincoln 1939 John Ford 857
505 Platoon 1986 Oliver Stone 180
506 Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors 1965 Sergei Parajanov 1410
507 Dead Ringers 1988 David Cronenberg 719
508 Donnie Darko 2001 Richard Kelly 146
509 The Thin Man 1934 W.S. Van Dyke 588
510 Time of the Gypsies 1988 Emir Kusturica 1373
511 The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant 1972 Rainer Werner Fassbinder 1258
512 F for Fake 1973 Orson Welles 539
513 The Departed 2006 Martin Scorsese 323
514 The Lady from Shanghai 1947 Orson Welles 854
515 The River 1951 Jean Renoir 989
516 Tootsie 1982 Sydney Pollack 303
517 Mouchette 1967 Robert Bresson 1132
518 Port of Shadows 1938 Marcel Carné 1395
519 The Killer 1989 John Woo 506
520 The Lion King 1994 Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff 194
521 Les Vampires 1915 Louis Feuillade 944
522 Run Lola Run 1998 Tom Tykwer 514
523 I Am Cuba 1964 Mikheil Kalatozishvili 893
524 Red Beard 1965 Akira Kurosawa 1220
525 Eyes without a Face 1960 Georges Franju 389
526 Gandhi 1982 Richard Attenborough 405
527 Young Frankenstein 1974 Mel Brooks 251
528 Two or Three Things I Know about Her 1967 Jean-Luc Godard 1308
529 Requiem for a Dream 2000 Darren Aronofsky 382
530 Hoop Dreams 1994 Steve James 242
531 Berlin Alexanderplatz 1980 Rainer Werner Fassbinder 1072
532 My Man Godfrey 1936 Gregory La Cava 611
533 Dead Man 1995 Jim Jarmusch 633
534 Detour 1945 Edgar G. Ulmer 750
535 Sex, Lies, and Videotape 1989 Steven Soderbergh 446
536 The Public Enemy 1931 William A. Wellman 522
537 The Circus 1928 Charles Chaplin 1224
538 My Fair Lady 1964 George Cukor 277
539 Bambi 1942 David Hand 325
540 The Lost Weekend 1945 Billy Wilder 523
541 I Vitelloni 1953 Federico Fellini 1055
542 The Sorrow and the Pity 1969 Marcel Ophüls 609
543 Down by Law 1986 Jim Jarmusch 710
544 Alice in the Cities 1974 Wim Wenders 1232
545 Knife in the Water 1962 Roman Polanski 740
546 Rocky 1976 John G. Avildsen 109
547 Faces 1968 John Cassavetes 897
548 Heimat 1984 Edgar Reitz 1409
549 Gladiator 2000 Ridley Scott 133
550 Le Cercle rouge 1970 Jean-Pierre Melville 923
551 Safety Last! 1923 Fred C. Newmeyer and Sam Taylor 755
552 The Producers 1967 Mel Brooks 225
553 The Lady Vanishes 1938 Alfred Hitchcock 495
554 The Jazz Singer 1927 Alan Crosland 631
555 Planet of the Apes 1968 Franklin J. Schaffner 172
556 Beau travail 1999 Claire Denis 627
557 I Was Born, But... 1932 Yasujirô Ozu 1281
558 Twelve Monkeys 1995 Terry Gilliam 337
559 La Ronde 1950 Max Ophüls 1392
560 Pickup on South Street 1953 Samuel Fuller 647
561 Wavelength 1967 Michael Snow 1341
562 The Draughtsman's Contract 1982 Peter Greenaway 968
563 Daisies 1966 Vera Chytilová 1389
564 Early Summer 1951 Yasujirô Ozu 1455
565 Germany, Year Zero 1948 Roberto Rossellini 1449
566 Tabu 1931 F.W. Murnau 1284
567 The Ox-Bow Incident 1943 William A. Wellman 533
568 The Thin Blue Line 1988 Errol Morris 423
569 Loves of a Blonde 1965 Milos Forman 1151
570 Dancer in the Dark 2000 Lars von Trier 709
571 Le Boucher 1970 Claude Chabrol 1249
572 42nd Street 1933 Lloyd Bacon 474
573 Accattone 1961 Pier Paolo Pasolini 1370
574 Floating Weeds 1959 Yasujirô Ozu 1574
575 The Professional 1994 Luc Besson 324
576 Kings of the Road 1976 Wim Wenders 1292
577 The Sixth Sense 1999 M. Night Shyamalan 188
578 What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 1962 Robert Aldrich 415
579 Jurassic Park 1993 Steven Spielberg 143
580 Saturday Night and Sunday Morning 1960 Karel Reisz 804
581 Crumb 1994 Terry Zwigoff 499
582 That Obscure Object of Desire 1977 Luis Buñuel 1073
583 The White Ribbon 2009 Michael Haneke 1205
584 Carrie 1976 Brian De Palma 269
585 Dirty Harry 1971 Don Siegel 266
586 The Day the Earth Stood Still 1951 Robert Wise 215
587 Adaptation. 2002 Spike Jonze 643
588 Siegfried 1924 Fritz Lang 1109
589 The Right Stuff 1983 Philip Kaufman 521
590 Breakfast at Tiffany's 1961 Blake Edwards 238
591 A Short Film about Killing 1988 Krzysztof Kieslowski 1437
592 The Palm Beach Story 1942 Preston Sturges 700
593 Patton 1970 Franklin J. Schaffner 282
594 Inglourious Basterds 2009 Quentin Tarantino 469
595 Mother and Son 1997 Aleksandr Sokurov 1339
596 Dracula 1931 Tod Browning 424
597 A Touch of Zen 1971 King Hu 1311
598 Black God and White Devil 1964 Glauber Rocha 1253
599 Olympia 1938 Leni Riefenstahl 573
600 Our Hospitality 1923 John G. Blystone and Buster Keaton 935
Go to the previous 100 highbrow films Go to the next 100 highbrow films
This page was last modified on July 19, 2016