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First piece of shot footage.
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The first film to feature the synchronization of image and sound.
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People who added this item 94 Average listal rating (66 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 5.9


First film to feature a kiss between a couple.
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The first film to follow a narrative arc.
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.1


First remake.
- Remake of The Great Train Robbery (1903)
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People who added this item 4 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 5.6


First parody of another film.
- Parody of The Great Train Robbery (1903)
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First feature film that ran over an hour.
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The first expressionist film.
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People who added this item 47 Average listal rating (32 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 7


First feature length comedy.
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The first feature film to be shot in colour.
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The first feature film to be filmed in 3D.
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People who added this item 507 Average listal rating (237 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.4


First film to employ such techniques as the use of panoramic long shots, the iris effects, still-shots, night photography, panning camera shots.
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People who added this item 279 Average listal rating (138 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.4


First film to depict a romantic interracial relationship.
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People who added this item 862 Average listal rating (522 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8


First film to experiment with editing techniques for the purpose of eliciting an emotional response from its audience.
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The first feature length animated film.
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People who added this item 237 Average listal rating (107 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.5


First film to feature synchronized and audible dialogue.
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People who added this item 189 Average listal rating (90 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.5
Wings (1927) (1928)


First film to depict a kiss between two men.

First film to win the Best Picture Oscar.
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People who added this item 88 Average listal rating (47 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 5.7


The first Musical.
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People who added this item 110 Average listal rating (49 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.4


The first film to use narration.
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People who added this item 127 Average listal rating (62 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.1


First film to depict a kiss between two women.
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People who added this item 140 Average listal rating (45 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.7


First film to depict sexual intercourse.

First feature film to feature nudity.
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People who added this item 1194 Average listal rating (742 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.9
King Kong (1933)


First film for which a score was conducted.
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People who added this item 2471 Average listal rating (1434 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1


First film to gross over $100 million dollars at the box office.
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People who added this item 2744 Average listal rating (1608 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.3
Citizen Kane (1941)


First film to use cinematography to convey mood and regarded as the film responsible for cinematic language.

First film to employ a non-linear narrative.
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People who added this item 1201 Average listal rating (746 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8


The first nihilistic film-noir.
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People who added this item 93 Average listal rating (49 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 5.5
The Outlaw (1946)


First mainstream film by a powerful Hollywood director (Howard Hughes) to defy the Hays Code.
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People who added this item 487 Average listal rating (301 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8


The first film to examine infidelity.
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People who added this item 4070 Average listal rating (2616 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.5
Psycho (1960)


First film to feature a toilet.

First film of the 'slasher' genre.

First film to feature a women in her undergarments.
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People who added this item 138 Average listal rating (55 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
Victim (1961)


The first mainstream film to examine homosexuality.
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People who added this item 2006 Average listal rating (999 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.6
Lolita (1962)


First film to depict paedophilia.
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People who added this item 1024 Average listal rating (580 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6
Blow-Up (1967)


First film to feature full frontal female nudity.
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People who added this item 1516 Average listal rating (839 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8


First film to challenge the Hays Code through its relentless depiction of violence.
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People who added this item 2240 Average listal rating (1352 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
The Graduate (1967)


First film to feature popular music of the time period.
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.6
Ulysses (1967)


The first film to use the expletive: 'fuck'.
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People who added this item 4231 Average listal rating (2598 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3


First English language film to almost rely exclusively on visual cues and symbolism to tell a story.
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People who added this item 1004 Average listal rating (595 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8


The first and only X-rated film to win the Best Picture Oscar.
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People who added this item 130 Average listal rating (61 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.1


The first mainstream film to depict an explicit homosexual relationship without any negative connotations.
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People who added this item 278 Average listal rating (178 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.3
Fritz the Cat (1972)


The first X-rated animated film.
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People who added this item 4566 Average listal rating (3014 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 8
Jaws (1975)


The first summer blockbuster.
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First film to use CGI (in the form of a 3D wireframe graphic}.
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People who added this item 21 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 4.9 IMDB Rating 4.5


First film to win the Worst Picture Razzie award.
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People who added this item 46 Average listal rating (28 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.1
Looker (1981)


First film to feature a CG character.
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People who added this item 373 Average listal rating (263 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.4
Red Dawn (1984)


The first PG-13 rated film.
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People who added this item 276 Average listal rating (135 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.3
Henry & June (1990)


First NC-17 film.
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People who added this item 5202 Average listal rating (3561 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.5


The first film with a budget of $100 million.
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Titanic (1997)


The first film to gross $1 billion at the box office.

The first film with a budget of $200 million dollars.
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People who added this item 7600 Average listal rating (5091 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.3
Toy Story (1995)


The first entirely computer-generated animated film.
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First film to be shot entirely digitally.

First film to feature nauseatingly sentimental dialogue about sand.
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People who added this item 7630 Average listal rating (5098 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 9


First postmodern (post 9/11) superhero film.
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