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Top Popular Films (#1-100)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
1 Star Wars 1977 George Lucas 6
2 The Empire Strikes Back 1980 Irvin Kershner 43
3 The Matrix 1999 Lana and Lily Wachowski 39
4 Blade Runner 1982 Ridley Scott 12
5 Alien 1979 Ridley Scott 27
6 Aliens 1986 James Cameron 77
7 Back to the Future 1985 Robert Zemeckis 56
8 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 Peter Jackson 35
9 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 Peter Jackson 42
10 The Godfather 1972 Francis Ford Coppola 2
11 2001: A Space Odyssey 1968 Stanley Kubrick 1
12 Pulp Fiction 1994 Quentin Tarantino 11
13 Fight Club 1999 David Fincher 68
14 A Clockwork Orange 1971 Stanley Kubrick 23
15 The Shawshank Redemption 1994 Frank Darabont 58
16 Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991 James Cameron 78
17 Goodfellas 1990 Martin Scorsese 22
18 Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 Steven Spielberg 31
19 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 Peter Jackson 57
20 The Godfather: Part II 1974 Francis Ford Coppola 20
21 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004 Michel Gondry 79
22 Donnie Darko 2001 Richard Kelly 146
23 Apocalypse Now 1979 Francis Ford Coppola 13
24 Casablanca 1942 Michael Curtiz 3
25 The Silence of the Lambs 1991 Jonathan Demme 33
26 Taxi Driver 1976 Martin Scorsese 17
27 The Usual Suspects 1995 Bryan Singer 94
28 Schindler's List 1993 Steven Spielberg 34
29 Seven 1995 David Fincher 114
30 One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 Milos Forman 37
31 The Terminator 1984 James Cameron 106
32 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 1982 Steven Spielberg 26
33 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 1966 Sergio Leone 69
34 Return of the Jedi 1983 Richard Marquand 264
35 Reservoir Dogs 1992 Quentin Tarantino 81
36 The Big Lebowski 1998 Joel Coen 105
37 Gladiator 2000 Ridley Scott 133
38 The Shining 1980 Stanley Kubrick 46
39 Die Hard 1988 John McTiernan 104
40 Memento 2000 Christopher Nolan 112
41 Psycho 1960 Alfred Hitchcock 5
42 American Beauty 1999 Sam Mendes 113
43 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964 Stanley Kubrick 10
44 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 2003 Quentin Tarantino 276
45 Jaws 1975 Steven Spielberg 24
46 Citizen Kane 1941 Orson Welles 4
47 The Wizard of Oz 1939 Victor Fleming 7
48 Amélie 2001 Jean-Pierre Jeunet 117
49 Jurassic Park 1993 Steven Spielberg 143
50 Forrest Gump 1994 Robert Zemeckis 120
51 Gone with the Wind 1939 Victor Fleming 21
52 Saving Private Ryan 1998 Steven Spielberg 91
53 It's a Wonderful Life 1946 Frank Capra 19
54 Brazil 1985 Terry Gilliam 76
55 City of God 2002 Fernando Meirelles 119
56 The Princess Bride 1987 Rob Reiner 110
57 Once Upon a Time in the West 1968 Sergio Leone 62
58 Heat 1995 Michael Mann 152
59 Lawrence of Arabia 1962 David Lean 16
60 Rear Window 1954 Alfred Hitchcock 40
61 Monty Python and the Holy Grail 1975 Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones 99
62 Fargo 1996 Joel Coen 67
63 Braveheart 1995 Mel Gibson 204
64 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 2003 Gore Verbinski 296
65 The Professional 1994 Luc Besson 324
66 The Seven Samurai 1954 Akira Kurosawa 29
67 L.A. Confidential 1997 Curtis Hanson 122
68 Trainspotting 1996 Danny Boyle 142
69 The Dark Knight 2008 Christopher Nolan 177
70 Sin City 2005 Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez 477
71 Batman Begins 2005 Christopher Nolan 481
72 Raging Bull 1980 Martin Scorsese 25
73 Toy Story 1995 John Lasseter 47
74 The Thing 1982 John Carpenter 129
75 Titanic 1997 James Cameron 126
76 Scarface 1983 Brian De Palma 183
77 Vertigo 1958 Alfred Hitchcock 14
78 Close Encounters of the Third Kind 1977 Steven Spielberg 107
79 Spirited Away 2001 Hayao Miyazaki 86
80 Moulin Rouge! 2001 Baz Luhrmann 203
81 Some Like It Hot 1959 Billy Wilder 9
82 Chinatown 1974 Roman Polanski 18
83 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 1989 Steven Spielberg 417
84 12 Angry Men 1957 Sidney Lumet 103
85 Magnolia 1999 Paul Thomas Anderson 217
86 Ghostbusters 1984 Ivan Reitman 220
87 Life of Brian 1979 Terry Jones 141
88 Stand by Me 1986 Rob Reiner 352
89 The Third Man 1949 Carol Reed 30
90 Inception 2010 Christopher Nolan 425
91 The Lion King 1994 Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff 194
92 Metropolis 1927 Fritz Lang 38
93 Children of Men 2006 Alfonso Cuarón 355
94 Singin' in the Rain 1952 Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly 8
95 Annie Hall 1977 Woody Allen 15
96 The Departed 2006 Martin Scorsese 323
97 Rocky 1976 John G. Avildsen 109
98 Shaun of the Dead 2004 Edgar Wright 290
99 Platoon 1986 Oliver Stone 180
100 Pan's Labyrinth 2006 Guillermo del Toro 216
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