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Top 200 Best Movies of All Time

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People who added this item 5006 Average listal rating (3174 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.5
Memento (2000)


Great acting, great story, a few funny sequences and great directing make 'Memento' a cult classic, it is just my all time favorite movie! And the ending just makes you wonder "How can it end there?"
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People who added this item 8149 Average listal rating (5197 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.9
Pulp Fiction (1994)
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People who added this item 6469 Average listal rating (4185 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.4


'American Beauty' is indeed an American beauty! What can I say? I doubt 'Fight Club' will be as good in my opinion and I can say that this is one of those rare times where the Academy Awards have got it right!
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People who added this item 2606 Average listal rating (1500 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
Citizen Kane (1941)


'Citizen Kane' features a brilliant plot! The movie also features great acting by the entire cast, entertaining script and fantastic direction by Orson Welles. One of the best movies ever.
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People who added this item 1223 Average listal rating (725 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.3
Rashomon (1950)
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People who added this item 2302 Average listal rating (1408 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.3
Amadeus (1984)
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People who added this item 4664 Average listal rating (2928 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
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People who added this item 5721 Average listal rating (3754 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 9.3


I really love this movie, it was a great idea and it’s well acted, a great achievement and better than 'Forrest Gump' for sure
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People who added this item 4177 Average listal rating (2538 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 9


This is a great movie, it’s full of iconic, memorable scenes and murders, it’s also got complicated but interesting different moments in time, serving as both a sequel and a prequel to ‘The Godfather’. I don’t like it as much as the first, but I barely enjoy the first one more, and they’re both among my favourite films! This is really enjoyable like the first one, and probably the best sequel of all time!
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People who added this item 5913 Average listal rating (3688 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 9.2
The Godfather (1972)


It's not the best movie I've seen but it's very close!
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People who added this item 1692 Average listal rating (1085 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.6
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People who added this item 5866 Average listal rating (4046 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8.1


‘The Truman Show’ is probably the best film Jim Carrey will ever make in his career, and his performance is great as well. Carrey knows what kind of performance to give at the right moment. Laura Linney and Ed Harris are also very good in their supporting roles. Like ‘Forrest Gump’ or ‘Juno’, the film balances comedy and drama perfectly. The script is also rather intelligent with everyone on the island in which Truman lives, being aware of Truman’s popularity with the exception of Truman, and their attempts to stop him leaving the island. It would be hard to say what audience the show is written for, as it films every aspect of Truman’s life.
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People who added this item 4394 Average listal rating (2769 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.6
Spirited Away (2001)


You will love 'Spirited Away', if you like to keep your eyes glued to fantastic animation, your mind to brilliant story telling and your ears to a beautiful soundtrack then this is the animated gold for you! I can't get the look of the animation out my eyes!
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People who added this item 5608 Average listal rating (3369 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.9


You can't hate 'Schindler's List', no way, no how! Steven Spielberg directs one of the best movies of all time 'Schindler's List', a detailed well told masterpiece about Oskar Schindler; here he's played by Liam Neeson who gives one of the top spot performances of all time!
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People who added this item 993 Average listal rating (591 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.9
Boyhood (2014)


'Boyhood' is a brilliant drama with important messages, it features serious dialogue and teaches important lessons about parenting and growing up! Richard Linklater directs it intelligently, his script is serious and brilliantly written! The supporting cast including Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke are all fantastic! The film is frequently intense and features some intense realism of ageing!
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People who added this item 2455 Average listal rating (1569 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Life of Brian (1979)


‘Life of Brian’ focuses on a man named Brian (Graham Chapman) who is born in a stable next to Jesus (Kenneth Colley), and at the same time, and is ultimately mistaken for the Messiah. The film features some offensive but hilarious dialogue, along with hilarious comedic performances by the whole writing team for the film, along with additional actors such as Kenneth Colley and Sue Jones-Davies. There’s also the iconic song ‘Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life’ which originated from this film, and has had people struggling to find a clean version of the song for years.
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People who added this item 1880 Average listal rating (1061 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.5


Earlier today, I watched ‘Akira’, and that along with ‘Grave of the Fireflies’ and ‘Spirited Away’, prove that Japan produce the best animated movies (or anime as they call it). This one happens to be my second favourite animated movie ever (‘Spirited Away’ is still my favourite)
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People who added this item 7378 Average listal rating (4860 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 9


Christopher Nolan is king of directors! Everything he does is awesome! 'The Dark Knight' is the best superhero movie since 'The Incredibles' and in actuality, the new superhero movie champion! Heath Ledger was amazing!
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People who added this item 6316 Average listal rating (4262 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.6
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People who added this item 3106 Average listal rating (1825 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
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People who added this item 3920 Average listal rating (2486 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.5
Psycho (1960)


With this, Alfred Hitchcock brings you a film that will keep you glued to the screen by its visual style and you'll only want to look away during the murder scenes! With great plotting, visual style, direction and acting, 'Psycho' is one of the best horror films of all time, if not the best!
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People who added this item 1149 Average listal rating (667 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7
Syriana (2005)
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People who added this item 1757 Average listal rating (1103 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.2
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People who added this item 1244 Average listal rating (685 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6
A Single Man (2009)
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People who added this item 3145 Average listal rating (1822 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.5
Casablanca (1942)


'Casablanca' is a classic movie, one of the best classics ever! The plot is inspiring, the performances by the cast including Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt and Sydney Greenstreet, are amazing! The dialogue is brilliant, memorable and well said ('You'll regret it! Not today, not tomorrow, but some time for the rest of your life!'). One of those very old brilliant classics like 'Gone With The Wind' and 'The Wizard of Oz' but better than both of them!
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People who added this item 263 Average listal rating (126 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.4
Dunkirk (2017)
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People who added this item 1809 Average listal rating (1101 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1
Akira (1988)


‘Akira’ combines various things – motorcycling, visions, still people and lots of blood! But it does it so well! Ultimately ‘Akira’ is an animated movie masterpiece and is definitely something that everyone must see before they die, especially the biggest anime fans!
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People who added this item 1582 Average listal rating (866 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.3
The Queen (2006)


‘The Queen’ depicts the British Royal Family’s response to the death of Diana, Princess of Wales in 1997 and stars Helen Mirren as the titular protagonist Queen Elizabeth II. Mirren’s performance as the Queen is amazing and one of the most noteworthy film performances of all time.
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People who added this item 4416 Average listal rating (2723 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8
Black Swan (2010)


'Black Swan' features great acting from Natalie Portman and the supporting cast including Vincent Cassel and Mila Kunis! It features an unpleasant but serious script and some intelligent directing by Darren Aronofsky!
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As the best fantasy movie ever, 'The Return of the King' has everything you could ever want - great visual style, acting, writing, directing and music! It's better than any 'Harry Potter' movie! It's also far scarier than the other two 'Lord of the Rings' movies!
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People who added this item 1781 Average listal rating (1034 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.6
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People who added this item 6139 Average listal rating (4036 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
The Shining (1980)
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People who added this item 1593 Average listal rating (1069 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
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People who added this item 115 Average listal rating (73 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.8
Life Itself (2014)


This documentary is wonderful! It creates emotion with the scenes of Ebert in hospital and the interviews from his wife Chaz Ebert, film director Martin Scorsese and film critic Richard Corliss! It delivers almost everything you need to know about Ebert! It's got scenes of intense emotion and also scenes of comedy of Ebert and Siskel bickering! A powerful two thumbs up documentary!
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People who added this item 1794 Average listal rating (1062 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3


'Singin' In The Rain' is considered one of the best musicals of all time! Indeed! The plot is excellent about mouthing songs disguised with a more beautiful voice! The musical numbers are unforgettable and the actors are magnificent! 'Singin' In The Rain' is perfect to watch when it's raining, a magnificent musical!
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People who added this item 3639 Average listal rating (2326 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3
Toy Story 3 (2010)


'Toy Story 3' is not only the best 'Toy Story' movie, it's also the most successful animated movie worldwide and Pixar's best movie
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People who added this item 1411 Average listal rating (887 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1


What a great movie! Dark, racist and very unpleasant, but also amazing.
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People who added this item 1670 Average listal rating (1084 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.9
Life Of Pi (2012)


'Life of Pi' is brilliantly acted, directed, written and filmed. The script is emotional, touching, intense and at certain times hilarious! Pi is seen at four points in his life and he is played fantastically by Suraj Sharma! Sharma puts emotion and life into his performance when telling the tiger what to do and what not to do and when his family die on the sinking ship and when the tiger leaves him to go to the jungle of an island!
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People who added this item 5024 Average listal rating (3288 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.3
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People who added this item 2522 Average listal rating (1544 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.8
Mary Poppins (1964)


The acting is wonderful, the songs are marvellous, classic and memorable and the effects are really good (for that time)
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People who added this item 855 Average listal rating (473 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.6


My temptation is for all who can to see this movie! (should be fine for mature teens 13 and up) 'The Last Temptation of Christ' is something that you'll need to watch all off to understand the ending.
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People who added this item 4290 Average listal rating (2616 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7
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People who added this item 1193 Average listal rating (797 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.3


'The Descendants' is an intelligently scripted film with great acting from the cast including Shailene Woodley, Beau Bridges, Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard, Robert Forster and of course George Clooney. The direction by Alexander Payne is brilliant and the music is beautiful! A great drama!
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People who added this item 465 Average listal rating (260 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5
In the Loop (2009)


In The Loop' is one of the most adult movies rated 15 and it should be rated 15. It's got tons of adult content and is full of non-stop laughter, hilarious dialogue and pop culture references! It comes up with genius jokes (unlike those lame jokes with farting and someone losing their pants) including the whole fax machine scene and the dialogue is full of golden showcase jokes! Hilarious gold! Strictly for adults with good taste only!
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People who added this item 5260 Average listal rating (3503 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.5
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People who added this item 5092 Average listal rating (3338 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.5
The Departed (2006)
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People who added this item 3781 Average listal rating (2394 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.1
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Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at Jan 28 3:07
Nice list. I hope you elaborate on it. I too like Burton's "Alice in Wonderland" although no one else seems to. Speaking of Crispin Glover, have you seen "What's Eating Gilbert Grape?" He plays a small part and it is a very good movie.

out of curiosity, how old are you? Not a weirdo or anything, I'm just curious because on your 'worst movies' list you said that recent releases came out 'when you were twelve,' yet you write very maturely. You don't have to tell me if you are not comfortable with it. I like a lot of the movies on here. And "Memento" is way better than "The Dark Knight."
Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at Jan 28 20:30
I have seen 'What's Eating Gilbert Grape', Crispin Glover was good in it! I will work on the list someday
Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at Feb 2 6:35
Wow! 500 views!
Posted: 3 years, 2 months ago at Jun 1 7:03
@thenoah, Well actually in 'The Lego Movie', the Where Are My Pants Guy is actually quite funny, but usually jokes like that aren't funny!
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jul 12 21:33
It's a lot of good movies, I find myself in this list there are a lot I rated 10!
Posted: 8 months, 2 weeks ago at Dec 3 1:00
You lost me at "The Queen" & "Simpsons Movie"(?)...

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