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Top Mainstream Films (#101-200)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
101 The African Queen 1951 John Huston 195
102 The Grapes of Wrath 1940 John Ford 159
103 The General 1926 Clyde Bruckman and Buster Keaton 51
104 The Bicycle Thief 1948 Vittorio De Sica 54
105 Reservoir Dogs 1992 Quentin Tarantino 81
106 Metropolis 1927 Fritz Lang 38
107 Duck Soup 1933 Leo McCarey 82
108 The 400 Blows 1959 François Truffaut 48
109 Network 1976 Sidney Lumet 221
110 The Philadelphia Story 1940 George Cukor 131
111 The French Connection 1971 William Friedkin 185
112 Rashômon 1950 Akira Kurosawa 75
113 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 1939 Frank Capra 244
114 Sunrise 1927 F.W. Murnau 92
115 8 1/2 1963 Federico Fellini 66
116 Do the Right Thing 1989 Spike Lee 102
117 Jurassic Park 1993 Steven Spielberg 143
118 The Princess Bride 1987 Rob Reiner 110
119 The Gold Rush 1925 Charles Chaplin 127
120 The Seventh Seal 1957 Ingmar Bergman 116
121 Braveheart 1995 Mel Gibson 204
122 The Terminator 1984 James Cameron 106
123 The Manchurian Candidate 1962 John Frankenheimer 179
124 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 1937 David Hand 111
125 Groundhog Day 1993 Harold Ramis 98
126 The Dark Knight 2008 Christopher Nolan 177
127 Amélie 2001 Jean-Pierre Jeunet 117
128 The Big Lebowski 1998 Joel Coen 105
129 Paths of Glory 1957 Stanley Kubrick 132
130 Notorious 1946 Alfred Hitchcock 118
131 The Battleship Potemkin 1925 Sergei M. Eisenstein 96
132 La Dolce Vita 1960 Federico Fellini 100
133 Nashville 1975 Robert Altman 108
134 The Sting 1973 George Roy Hill 341
135 M 1931 Fritz Lang 71
136 Breathless 1960 Jean-Luc Godard 61
137 The Great Escape 1963 John Sturges 263
138 Dog Day Afternoon 1975 Sidney Lumet 224
139 Manhattan 1979 Woody Allen 130
140 City of God 2002 Fernando Meirelles 119
141 Doctor Zhivago 1965 David Lean 288
142 Halloween 1978 John Carpenter 125
143 Brazil 1985 Terry Gilliam 76
144 Goldfinger 1964 Guy Hamilton 241
145 This Is Spinal Tap 1984 Rob Reiner 85
146 The Lion King 1994 Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff 194
147 The Rules of the Game 1939 Jean Renoir 84
148 Airplane! 1980 Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and David Zucker 158
149 Heat 1995 Michael Mann 152
150 When Harry Met Sally… 1989 Rob Reiner 170
151 Donnie Darko 2001 Richard Kelly 146
152 Magnolia 1999 Paul Thomas Anderson 217
153 All Quiet on the Western Front 1930 Lewis Milestone 227
154 Cool Hand Luke 1967 Stuart Rosenberg 307
155 His Girl Friday 1940 Howard Hawks 80
156 Spartacus 1960 Stanley Kubrick 254
157 Cabaret 1972 Bob Fosse 164
158 Easy Rider 1969 Dennis Hopper 139
159 The Lady Eve 1941 Preston Sturges 161
160 Life Is Beautiful 1997 Roberto Benigni 274
161 Trainspotting 1996 Danny Boyle 142
162 Patton 1970 Franklin J. Schaffner 282
163 Moulin Rouge! 2001 Baz Luhrmann 203
164 Tokyo Story 1953 Yasujirô Ozu 73
165 Grease 1978 Randal Kleiser 298
166 Spirited Away 2001 Hayao Miyazaki 86
167 The Sixth Sense 1999 M. Night Shyamalan 188
168 Once Upon a Time in America 1984 Sergio Leone 154
169 Life of Brian 1979 Terry Jones 141
170 Stand by Me 1986 Rob Reiner 352
171 The Professional 1994 Luc Besson 324
172 The Conversation 1974 Francis Ford Coppola 153
173 Roman Holiday 1953 William Wyler 260
174 The Grand Illusion 1937 Jean Renoir 95
175 Frankenstein 1931 James Whale 128
176 Dances with Wolves 1990 Kevin Costner 333
177 Return of the Jedi 1983 Richard Marquand 264
178 Dirty Harry 1971 Don Siegel 266
179 Scarface 1983 Brian De Palma 183
180 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 2003 Gore Verbinski 296
181 Stagecoach 1939 John Ford 144
182 Rosemary's Baby 1968 Roman Polanski 97
183 Pan's Labyrinth 2006 Guillermo del Toro 216
184 Beauty and the Beast 1991 Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise 218
185 American Graffiti 1973 George Lucas 283
186 Blazing Saddles 1974 Mel Brooks 211
187 Intolerance 1916 D.W. Griffith 243
188 All the President's Men 1976 Alan J. Pakula 312
189 Lost in Translation 2003 Sofia Coppola 169
190 Wild Strawberries 1957 Ingmar Bergman 182
191 The Adventures of Robin Hood 1938 Michael Curtiz and William Keighley 223
192 Nosferatu 1922 F.W. Murnau 89
193 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 2003 Quentin Tarantino 276
194 Cinema Paradiso 1988 Giuseppe Tornatore 208
195 My Fair Lady 1964 George Cukor 277
196 M*A*S*H 1970 Robert Altman 210
197 Tootsie 1982 Sydney Pollack 303
198 The Departed 2006 Martin Scorsese 323
199 There Will Be Blood 2007 Paul Thomas Anderson 271
200 The Big Sleep 1946 Howard Hawks 181
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