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. 915 -1

    Titanic

    1997, in 24 top lists Check
  2. 863 +12

    Forrest Gump

    1994, in 24 top lists Check
  3. 518 +2

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 35 top lists Check
  4. 965 +3

    The Social Network

    2010, in 13 top lists Check
  5. 959 +2

    The Dark Knight

    2008, in 24 top lists Check
  6. 936 -

    Requiem for a Dream

    2000, in 20 top lists Check
  7. 933 +2

    Gladiator

    2000, in 25 top lists Check
  8. 882 -1

    Braveheart

    1995, in 20 top lists Check
  9. 871 -4

    Pulp Fiction

    1994, in 37 top lists Check
  10. 925 +5

    Fight Club

    1999, in 17 top lists Check
  11. 960 -

    The Hurt Locker

    2008, in 14 top lists Check
  12. 957 +2

    There Will Be Blood

    2007, in 19 top lists Check
  13. 955 +1

    El laberinto del fauno

    2006 — a.k.a. Pan's Labyrinth, in 31 top lists Check
  14. 755 -3

    Top Gun

    1986, in 8 top lists Check
  15. 702 +4

    Scarface

    1983, in 19 top lists Check
  16. 550 -5

    The Godfather

    1972, in 40 top lists Check
  17. 921 -5

    Saving Private Ryan

    1998, in 27 top lists Check
  18. 121 +5

    Gone with the Wind

    1939, in 30 top lists Check
  19. 953 +2

    Brokeback Mountain

    2005, in 22 top lists Check
  20. 140 +1

    Citizen Kane

    1941, in 37 top lists Check
  21. 593 +10

    Jaws

    1975, in 25 top lists Check
  22. 870 -1

    Natural Born Killers

    1994, in 9 top lists Check
  23. 904 -1

    The English Patient

    1996, in 16 top lists Check
  24. 877 -

    The Shawshank Redemption

    1994, in 21 top lists Check
  25. 880 -

    Babe

    1995, in 12 top lists Check
  26. 905 -9

    Trainspotting

    1996, in 17 top lists Check
  27. 929 -

    The Sixth Sense

    1999, in 20 top lists Check
  28. 614 +1

    Annie Hall

    1977, in 33 top lists Check
  29. 897 -

    Fargo

    1996, in 24 top lists Check
  30. 642 -1

    Apocalypse Now

    1979, in 35 top lists Check
  31. 890 -7

    Se7en

    1995 — a.k.a. Seven, in 26 top lists Check
  32. 842 -

    Reservoir Dogs

    1992, in 26 top lists Check
  33. 609 +4

    Rocky

    1976, in 19 top lists Check
  34. 436 -4

    The Sound of Music

    1965, in 22 top lists Check
  35. 373 -5

    West Side Story

    1961, in 21 top lists Check
  36. 892 +2

    The Usual Suspects

    1995, in 22 top lists Check
  37. 733 -10

    The Breakfast Club

    1985, in 9 top lists Check
  38. 947 +2

    Oldeuboi

    2003 — a.k.a. Oldboy, in 32 top lists Check
  39. 610 +2

    Taxi Driver

    1976, in 32 top lists Check
  40. 973 +4

    Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

    2014, in 7 top lists Check
  41. 876 -14

    The Lion King

    1994, in 24 top lists Check
  42. 814 +7

    Edward Scissorhands

    1990, in 8 top lists Check
  43. 4 -1

    The Birth of a Nation

    1915, in 21 top lists Check
  44. 974 +2

    Boyhood

    2014, in 14 top lists Check
  45. 745 +5

    Ferris Bueller's Day Off

    1986, in 10 top lists Check
  46. 601 -1

    Salò o le 120 giornate di Sodoma

    1975 — a.k.a. Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom, in 13 top lists Check
  47. 362 +2

    Breakfast at Tiffany's

    1961, in 10 top lists Check
  48. 813 +6

    Dances with Wolves

    1990, in 16 top lists Check
  49. 967 +2

    The Artist

    2011, in 8 top lists Check
  50. 184 +3

    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 30 top lists Check