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First piece of shot footage.


The first film to feature the synchronization of image and sound.
People who added this item 98 Average listal rating (69 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 5.9
The Kiss (1896)


First film to feature a kiss between a couple.
People who added this item 62 Average listal rating (50 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 6.4


The first film to follow a narrative arc.
People who added this item 11 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.1


First remake.
- Remake of The Great Train Robbery (1903)
People who added this item 5 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 5.6


First parody of another film.
- Parody of The Great Train Robbery (1903)


First feature film that ran over an hour.
People who added this item 54 Average listal rating (29 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.5


The first expressionist film.
People who added this item 53 Average listal rating (37 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7


First feature length comedy.


The first feature film to be shot in colour.
People who added this item 1 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0


The first feature film to be filmed in 3D.
People who added this item 536 Average listal rating (275 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.1


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 294 Average listal rating (151 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.3


First film to depict a romantic interracial relationship.
People who added this item 890 Average listal rating (550 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 7.9


First film to experiment with editing techniques for the purpose of eliciting an emotional response from its audience.
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People who added this item 230 Average listal rating (105 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8


The first feature length animated film.


First film to feature synchronized and audible dialogue.
People who added this item 201 Average listal rating (104 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6


First film to depict a kiss between two men.

First film to win the Best Picture Oscar.
People who added this item 93 Average listal rating (51 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 5.7


The first Musical.
People who added this item 125 Average listal rating (59 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 6.4
Murder! (1930)


The first film to use narration.
People who added this item 144 Average listal rating (73 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7
Morocco (1930)


First film to depict a kiss between two women.
People who added this item 149 Average listal rating (54 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.7
Ecstasy (1933)


First film to depict sexual intercourse.

First feature film to feature nudity.
People who added this item 1268 Average listal rating (810 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.9
King Kong (1933)


First film for which a score was conducted.
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People who added this item 2527 Average listal rating (1536 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 2862 Average listal rating (1775 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.3


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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The first nihilistic film-noir.
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People who added this item 96 Average listal rating (51 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 5.4


First mainstream film by a powerful Hollywood director (Howard Hughes) to defy the Hays Code.
People who added this item 525 Average listal rating (334 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8


The first film to examine infidelity.
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People who added this item 4208 Average listal rating (2785 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 147 Average listal rating (63 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7


The first mainstream film to examine homosexuality.
People who added this item 2055 Average listal rating (1051 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.5
Lolita (1962)


First film to depict paedophilia.
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People who added this item 1055 Average listal rating (617 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.5


First film to feature full frontal female nudity.
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First film to challenge the Hays Code through its relentless depiction of violence.
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People who added this item 2280 Average listal rating (1411 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'.
People who added this item 4412 Average listal rating (2875 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 1044 Average listal rating (643 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8


The first and only X-rated film to win the Best Picture Oscar.
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The first mainstream film to depict an explicit homosexual relationship without any negative connotations.
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People who added this item 317 Average listal rating (203 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.2


The first X-rated animated film.
People who added this item 4679 Average listal rating (3168 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8.1


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 26 Average listal rating (17 ratings) 4.4 IMDB Rating 4.5


First film to win the Worst Picture Razzie award.
People who added this item 51 Average listal rating (33 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.1


First film to feature a CG character.
People who added this item 402 Average listal rating (287 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.4
Red Dawn (1984)


The first PG-13 rated film.
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People who added this item 284 Average listal rating (139 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.3


First NC-17 film.
People who added this item 5379 Average listal rating (3806 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.6


The first film with a budget of $100 million.
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People who added this item 9379 Average listal rating (6813 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.9


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 7784 Average listal rating (5552 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.3


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 7838 Average listal rating (5654 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 9


First postmodern (post 9/11) superhero film.
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