1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

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The 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list is actually a film reference book compiled by various critics worldwide and edited by Steven Jay Schneider. The list spans movies from as early as 1902 up to recent releases.

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  1. 944 -

    Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer

    2003, in 2 top lists Check
  2. 618 -

    Der amerikanische Freund

    1977 — a.k.a. The American Friend, in 8 top lists Check
  3. 335 -

    Anatomy of a Murder

    1959, in 13 top lists Check
  4. 112 -

    Angels with Dirty Faces

    1938, in 9 top lists Check
  5. 227 -

    The Asphalt Jungle

    1950, in 15 top lists Check
  6. 659 -

    Atlantic City

    1980, in 14 top lists Check
  7. 322 -

    Bab el hadid

    1958 — a.k.a. Cairo Station, in 6 top lists Check
  8. 278 -

    Bad Day at Black Rock

    1955, in 7 top lists Check
  9. 557 -

    Badlands

    1973, in 23 top lists Check
  10. 274 -

    The Barefoot Contessa

    1954, in 8 top lists Check
  11. 711 -

    Beverly Hills Cop

    1984, in 7 top lists Check
  12. 258 -

    The Big Heat

    1953, in 18 top lists Check
  13. 191 -

    The Big Sleep

    1946, in 22 top lists Check
  14. 85 -

    The Black Cat

    1934, in 8 top lists Check
  15. 44 -

    Blackmail

    1929, in 7 top lists Check
  16. 739 -

    Blue Velvet

    1986, in 27 top lists Check
  17. 297 -

    Bob le flambeur

    1956 — a.k.a. Bob the Gambler, in 13 top lists Check
  18. 456 -

    Bonnie and Clyde

    1967, in 28 top lists Check
  19. 347 -

    À bout de souffle

    1960 — a.k.a. Breathless, in 29 top lists Check
  20. 824 -

    Boyz n the Hood

    1991, in 9 top lists Check
  21. 579 -

    Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia

    1974, in 10 top lists Check
  22. 489 -

    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

    1969, in 21 top lists Check
  23. 839 -

    C'est arrivé près de chez vous

    1992 — a.k.a. Man Bites Dog, in 12 top lists Check
  24. 637 -

    The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

    1978, in 5 top lists Check
  25. 941 -

    Cidade de Deus

    2002 — a.k.a. City of God, in 22 top lists Check
  26. 518 -

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 37 top lists Check
  27. 808 -

    The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover

    1989, in 10 top lists Check
  28. 402 -

    The Cool World

    1963, in 4 top lists Check
  29. 845 -

    The Crying Game

    1992, in 11 top lists Check
  30. 442 -

    Da zui xia

    1966 — a.k.a. Come Drink with Me, in 4 top lists Check
  31. 959 -

    The Dark Knight

    2008, in 27 top lists Check
  32. 588 -

    Deewaar

    1975, in 2 top lists Check
  33. 332 -

    The Defiant Ones

    1958, in 7 top lists Check
  34. 174 -

    Detour

    1945, in 16 top lists Check
  35. 410 -

    Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol

    1964 — a.k.a. Black God, White Devil, in 10 top lists Check
  36. 46 -

    Die Büchse der Pandora

    1929 — a.k.a. Pandora's Box, in 18 top lists Check
  37. 800 -

    Dip huet seung hung

    1989 — a.k.a. The Killer, in 16 top lists Check
  38. 519 -

    Dirty Harry

    1971, in 17 top lists Check
  39. 801 -

    Do the Right Thing

    1989, in 25 top lists Check
  40. 43 -

    The Docks of New York

    1928, in 9 top lists Check
  41. 590 -

    Dog Day Afternoon

    1975, in 23 top lists Check
  42. 165 -

    Double Indemnity

    1944, in 37 top lists Check
  43. 744 -

    Down by Law

    1986, in 9 top lists Check
  44. 11 -

    Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler

    1922 — a.k.a. Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler, in 14 top lists Check
  45. 802 -

    Drugstore Cowboy

    1989, in 7 top lists Check
  46. 945 -

    Elephant

    2003, in 10 top lists Check
  47. 560 -

    Enter the Dragon

    1973, in 14 top lists Check
  48. 897 -

    Fargo

    1996, in 26 top lists Check
  49. 591 -

    Faustrecht der Freiheit

    1975 — a.k.a. Fox and His Friends, in 6 top lists Check
  50. 775 -

    A Fish Called Wanda

    1988, in 8 top lists Check
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