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on 2 Feb 2009 11:38

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1. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Stanley Kubrick
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People who added this item 1272  Average listal rating (634 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.2 
2. (1963)
Federico Fellini
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People who added this item 271  Average listal rating (162 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.1 
3. A Man Escaped (1956)
Robert Bresson
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People who added this item 343  Average listal rating (163 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.2 
4. A Woman Under the Influence (1974)
John Cassavetes
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People who added this item 165  Average listal rating (46 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 7.4 
5. A Zed & Two Noughts (1985)
Peter Greenaway
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People who added this item 1832  Average listal rating (1119 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.7 
6. Adaptation (2002)
Spike Jonze (Charlie Kaufman -script)
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People who added this item 356  Average listal rating (175 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
7. All That Jazz (1979)
Bob Fosse
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People who added this item 6011  Average listal rating (3977 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.5 
8. American Beauty (1999)
Sam Mendes
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People who added this item 500  Average listal rating (278 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
9. Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
Otto Preminger
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People who added this item 4345  Average listal rating (2987 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.6 
10. Armageddon (1998)
Michael Bay
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People who added this item 1164  Average listal rating (653 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.5 
11. Bad Education (2004)
Pedro Almodóvar
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People who added this item 1963  Average listal rating (1132 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
12. Brazil (1985)
Terry Gilliam
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People who added this item 2346  Average listal rating (1393 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.8 
13. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
Blake Edwards
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People who added this item 455  Average listal rating (241 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.4 
14. Chelovek s kino-apparatom (1929)
Dziga Vertov
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People who added this item 235  Average listal rating (123 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.9 
15. Cléo from 5 to 7 (1962)
Agnès Varda
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People who added this item 511  Average listal rating (238 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.3 
16. Come and See (1985)
Elem Klimov
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People who added this item 113  Average listal rating (53 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
17. Deep End (1970)
Jerzy Skolimowski
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People who added this item 1763  Average listal rating (998 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
18. Dogville (2003)
Lars Von Trier
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People who added this item 833  Average listal rating (550 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.4 
19. Double Indemnity (1944)
Billy Wilder
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People who added this item 1590  Average listal rating (938 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.2 
20. Elephant (2003)
Gus Van Sant
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People who added this item 398  Average listal rating (212 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 6.8 
21. Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
Russ Meyer
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People who added this item 8161  Average listal rating (5262 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.9 
22. Fight Club (1999)
David Fincher
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People who added this item 547  Average listal rating (282 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 7.9 
23. Fireworks (1997)
Takeshi Kitano
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People who added this item 72  Average listal rating (20 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.5 
24. Four Shades of Brown (2004)
Tomas Alfredson
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People who added this item 1655  Average listal rating (1015 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.5 
25. Ghost World (2001)
Terry Zwigoff
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People who added this item 783  Average listal rating (422 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
26. Happiness (1998)
Todd Solondz
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People who added this item 303  Average listal rating (158 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating 8.4 
27. High and Low (1963)
Akira Kurosawa
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People who added this item 1027  Average listal rating (582 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.1 
28. In the Mood for Love (2000)
Wong Kar Wai
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People who added this item 368  Average listal rating (174 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.7 
29. Last Life in the Universe (2003)
Pen-Ek Ratanaruang
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People who added this item 342  Average listal rating (175 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 7.9 
30. Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Alain Resnais
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People who added this item 354  Average listal rating (200 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.1 
31. Le Cercle Rouge (1970)
Jean-Pierre Melville
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People who added this item 104  Average listal rating (54 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 7.7 
32. Le Corbeau (1943)
Henri-Georges Clouzot
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People who added this item 4332  Average listal rating (2752 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
33. Lost in Translation (2003)
Sofia Coppola
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People who added this item 2528  Average listal rating (1454 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
34. Magnolia (1999)
Paul Thomas Anderson
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People who added this item 286  Average listal rating (163 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
35. Mildred Pierce (1945)
Michael Curtiz
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People who added this item 2796  Average listal rating (1648 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
36. Mulholland Dr. (2001)
David Lynch
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People who added this item 170  Average listal rating (84 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
37. My Dinner with Andre (1981)
Louis Malle
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People who added this item 2196  Average listal rating (1320 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.3 
38. My Neighbour Totoro (1988)
Hayao Miyazaki
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People who added this item 1161  Average listal rating (623 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.7 
39. Mysterious Skin (2004)
Gregg Araki
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People who added this item 2544  Average listal rating (1571 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.3 
40. Natural Born Killers (1994)
Oliver Stone
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People who added this item 2700  Average listal rating (1718 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.4 
41. Oldboy (2003)
Chan-wook Park
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People who added this item 1494  Average listal rating (928 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.7 
42. Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Sergio Leone
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People who added this item 1127  Average listal rating (588 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.2 
43. Persona (1966)
Ingmar Bergman
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People who added this item 585  Average listal rating (238 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 7.3 
44. Possession (1981)
Andrzej Zulawski
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People who added this item 2283  Average listal rating (1564 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.6 
45. Rear Window (1954)
Alfred Hitchcock
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People who added this item 4270  Average listal rating (2643 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.4 
46. Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Darren Aronofsky
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People who added this item 321  Average listal rating (173 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.3 
47. Rocco and His Brothers (1960)
Luchino Visconti
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People who added this item 2155  Average listal rating (1319 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
48. Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Roman Polanski
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People who added this item 2083  Average listal rating (1309 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
49. Run Lola Run (1998)
Tom Tywker
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People who added this item 370  Average listal rating (174 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.7 
50. Santa Sangre (1989)
Alejandro Jodorowsky
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In case you were wondering, this is kinda my "favorite films" -list. The films here have somehow touched, enlightened, moved, entertained, given me new thoughts or influenced me in a way that they'll always have a special place in my heart, whether the rating is ***½ or *****. I've tried to choose different kinds of films and only one movie from each director to get more variety and make the list more interesting. They are alphabetically arranged.

9.7.2010: Updated the list from 50 films to 75. Still needs some fine tuning though.

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Comments

Posted: 4 years, 8 months ago at Apr 26 0:10
wonderful list.
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Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Sep 9 9:52
Nice and useful list!
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Nov 14 15:16
how got armaggedon here?

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