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. 871 -

    Pulp Fiction

    1994, in 38 top lists Check
  2. 550 -

    The Godfather

    1972, in 42 top lists Check
  3. 140 -

    Citizen Kane

    1941, in 39 top lists Check
  4. 518 -

    A Clockwork Orange

    1971, in 37 top lists Check
  5. 610 -

    Taxi Driver

    1976, in 34 top lists Check
  6. 642 -

    Apocalypse Now

    1979, in 37 top lists Check
  7. 959 -

    The Dark Knight

    2008, in 27 top lists Check
  8. 836 -

    The Silence of the Lambs

    1991, in 36 top lists Check
  9. 149 -

    Casablanca

    1942, in 39 top lists Check
  10. 925 -

    Fight Club

    1999, in 19 top lists Check
  11. 816 -

    Goodfellas

    1990, in 31 top lists Check
  12. 583 -

    The Godfather Part II

    1974, in 32 top lists Check
  13. 271 +1

    Shichinin no samurai

    1954 — a.k.a. Seven Samurai, in 36 top lists Check
  14. 854 -1

    Schindler's List

    1993, in 35 top lists Check
  15. 593 -

    Jaws

    1975, in 29 top lists Check
  16. 877 -

    The Shawshank Redemption

    1994, in 24 top lists Check
  17. 599 -

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    1975, in 35 top lists Check
  18. 890 -

    Se7en

    1995, in 29 top lists Check
  19. 226 -

    Sunset Blvd.

    1950 — a.k.a. Sunset Boulevard, in 35 top lists Check
  20. 308 -

    12 Angry Men

    1957, in 30 top lists Check
  21. 955 -

    El laberinto del fauno

    2006 — a.k.a. Pan's Labyrinth, in 33 top lists Check
  22. 581 -

    Chinatown

    1974, in 31 top lists Check
  23. 897 -

    Fargo

    1996, in 26 top lists Check
  24. 842 -

    Reservoir Dogs

    1992, in 26 top lists Check
  25. 379 -

    Lawrence of Arabia

    1962, in 40 top lists Check
  26. 32 -

    Metropolis

    1927, in 36 top lists Check
  27. 184 -

    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 33 top lists Check
  28. 614 -

    Annie Hall

    1977, in 34 top lists Check
  29. 59 -

    M - Eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder

    1931 — a.k.a. M, in 35 top lists Check
  30. 957 -

    There Will Be Blood

    2007, in 20 top lists Check
  31. 663 -

    Raging Bull

    1980, in 34 top lists Check
  32. 864 -1

    Forrest Gump

    1994, in 25 top lists Check
  33. 947 -

    Oldeuboi

    2003 — a.k.a. Oldboy, in 34 top lists Check
  34. 201 -

    Ladri di biciclette

    1948 — a.k.a. Bicycle Thieves, in 36 top lists Check
  35. 224 -

    Rashômon

    1950 — a.k.a. Rashomon, in 34 top lists Check
  36. 739 -

    Blue Velvet

    1986, in 27 top lists Check
  37. 921 -

    Saving Private Ryan

    1998, in 28 top lists Check
  38. 390 -

    1963, in 35 top lists Check
  39. 292 -

    The Night of the Hunter

    1955, in 34 top lists Check
  40. 121 -

    Gone with the Wind

    1939, in 31 top lists Check
  41. 165 -

    Double Indemnity

    1944, in 37 top lists Check
  42. 449 -

    Persona

    1966, in 25 top lists Check
  43. 941 -

    Cidade de Deus

    2002 — a.k.a. City of God, in 22 top lists Check
  44. 360 -

    The Apartment

    1960, in 28 top lists Check
  45. 339 -

    Les quatre cents coups

    1959 — a.k.a. The 400 Blows, in 26 top lists Check
  46. 54 -

    City Lights

    1931, in 34 top lists Check
  47. 932 -

    Fa yeung nin wah

    2000 — a.k.a. In the Mood for Love, in 30 top lists Check
  48. 469 -

    The Graduate

    1967, in 29 top lists Check
  49. 485 -

    Rosemary's Baby

    1968, in 21 top lists Check
  50. 762 -

    Full Metal Jacket

    1987, in 18 top lists Check