Best movies (of All-Time)

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1.
The Godfather (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 9.1
View count: 3

Entertainment: 9.25
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 9.25
Acting / casting: 9.25
Cinematography: 9.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
2.
Fight Club (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
An insomniac office worker, looking for a way to change his life, crosses paths with a devil-may-care soap maker, forming an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more. (139 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ Overall rating: 9.05
View count: 4

Entertainment: 9.25
Replay value: 9
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 9
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
3.
American History X (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did. (119 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
“ Overall rating: 9
View count: 4

Entertainment: 9.25
Replay value: 9
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 9
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
4.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. (154 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 9
View count: 4

Entertainment: 9.25
Replay value: 9
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 9.25
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
5.
Inception (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A thief, who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology, is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO. (148 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.95
View count: 3

Entertainment: 9
Replay value: 8.75
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 9
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
6.
Psycho (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother. (109 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.9
View count: 4

Entertainment: 9.25
Replay value: 8.75
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
7.
Se7en (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives. (127 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ Overall rating: 8.9
View count: 4

Entertainment: 9
Replay value: 8.75
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
8.
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life. (229 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ Overall rating: 8.85
View count: 2

Entertainment: 9
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
9.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. (118 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
“ Overall rating: 8.8
View count: 4

Entertainment: 9
Replay value: 8.75
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
10.
Memento (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A man juggles searching for his wife's murderer and keeping his short-term memory loss from being an obstacle. (113 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.8
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
11.
Amores Perros (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A horrific car accident connects three stories, each involving characters dealing with loss, regret, and life's harsh realities, all in the name of love. (154 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.75
View count: 3

Entertainment: 9
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 9
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
12.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, while attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Overall rating: 8.7
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
13.
Vertigo (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her. (128 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.7
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.75
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
14.
The Deer Hunter (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania. (183 mins.)
Director: Michael Cimino
“ Overall rating: 8.7
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 9
Cinematography: 9 ” - pverwoerd
 
15.
Scarface (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In Miami in 1980, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed. (170 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Overall rating: 8.65
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
16.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate. (202 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.65
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
17.
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A filmmaker recalls his childhood when falling in love with the pictures at the cinema of his home village and forms a deep friendship with the cinema's projectionist. (155 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.6
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
18.
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action. (169 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.55
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
19.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe. (147 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
“ Overall rating: 8.55
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
20.
Goodfellas (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The story of Henry Hill and his life through the teen years into the years of mafia, covering his relationship with his wife Karen Hill and his Mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVito in the Italian-American crime syndicate. (146 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Overall rating: 8.5
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
21.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency. (142 mins.)
Director: Frank Darabont
“ Overall rating: 8.5
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.75
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
22.
Good Will Hunting (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life. (126 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
“ Overall rating: 8.45
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8.5
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
23.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery. (161 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ Overall rating: 8.45
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
24.
The Pianist (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. (150 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Overall rating: 8.4
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
25.
High and Low (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom. (143 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
“ Overall rating: 8.35
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.75
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
26.
American Beauty (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend. (122 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
“ Overall rating: 8.35
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
27.
North by Northwest (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive. (136 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.35
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
28.
Ben-Hur (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge. (212 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ Overall rating: 8.35
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
29.
Double Indemnity (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. (107 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Overall rating: 8.3
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
30.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same. (153 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.3
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
31.
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A former prisoner of war is brainwashed as an unwitting assassin for an international Communist conspiracy. (126 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.3
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
32.
The Usual Suspects (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which began when five criminals met at a seemingly random police lineup. (106 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
“ Overall rating: 8.3
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
33.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice. (129 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
“ Overall rating: 8.3
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
34.
Schindler's List (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans. (195 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.3
View count: 2

Entertainment: 7.75
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.75
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
35.
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Bonnie Parker, a bored waitress falls in love with an ex-con named Clyde Barrow and together they start a violent crime spree through the country, robbing cars and banks. (111 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
36.
Infernal Affairs (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same: to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop. (101 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau, Alan Mak
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
37.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
38.
Apocalypto (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, a young man is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression. (139 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
39.
The Sixth Sense (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A boy who communicates with spirits that don't know they're dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist. (107 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
40.
Spartacus (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic. (197 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
41.
L.A. Confidential (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice. (138 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
42.
Back to the Future (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Marty McFly, a seventeen-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-travelling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown. (116 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
43.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed. (130 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
44.
Casablanca (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications. (102 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
45.
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Fred Dobbs and Bob Curtin, two Americans searching for work in Mexico, convince an old prospector to help them mine for gold in the Sierra Madre Mountains. (126 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
46.
The Matrix (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers. (136 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
47.
Mr. Nobody (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible. (141 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
48.
Avatar (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A paraplegic marine dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission becomes torn between following his orders and protecting the world he feels is his home. (162 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ Overall rating: 8.25
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
49.
Paper Moon (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership. (102 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
50.
Misery (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse. (107 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
51.
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A former child star torments her paraplegic sister in their decaying Hollywood mansion. (134 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
52.
The Sting (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker. (129 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
53.
Oldboy (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
After being kidnapped and imprisoned for fifteen years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in five days. (120 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
54.
The Apartment (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue. (125 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
55.
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An African American police detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racially hostile southern town. (109 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
56.
The French Connection (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection. (104 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
57.
Gladiator (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge. (155 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
58.
Strangers on a Train (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder - a theory that he plans to implement. (101 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
59.
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad. (164 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
60.
The Omen (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
61.
Beyond the Gates (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In April 1994, after the airplane of the Hutu President of Rwanda is shot down, the Hutu militias slaughter the Tutsi population... (115 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
62.
Platoon (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A young soldier in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man. (120 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
63.
Unforgiven (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man. (130 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
64.
Downfall (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII. (156 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.2
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
65.
The Butterfly Effect (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal. (113 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 7.75
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
66.
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son. (108 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
67.
Terminator 2 (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her ten year old son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg. (137 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 4

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
68.
City of God (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. (130 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
69.
M (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. (117 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
70.
Fargo (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson. (98 mins.)
Director: Joel Coen
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
71.
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. (110 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
72.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis. (115 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
73.
Scent of a Woman (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A prep school student needing money agrees to "babysit" a blind man, but the job is not at all what he anticipated. (156 mins.)
Director: Martin Brest
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
74.
There Will Be Blood (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business. (158 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
75.
12 Angry Men (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence. (96 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
76.
Touch of Evil (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A stark, perverse story of murder, kidnapping, and police corruption in a Mexican border town. (95 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
77.
The Revenant (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. (156 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 7.75
Acting / casting: 8.5
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
78.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks. (216 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.5
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
79.
Forrest Gump (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
JFK, LBJ, Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
80.
Incendies (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes. (131 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.5
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
81.
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After settling his differences with a Japanese PoW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it. (161 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
82.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Overall rating: 8.15
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
83.
Rear Window (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. (112 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 7.75
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
84.
No Country for Old Men (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande. (122 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8.25
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 7.75
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
85.
Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A drama about the fate of brothers forced to fight in the Korean War. (140 mins.)
Director: Je-gyu Kang
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.5
Replay value: 8
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 7.75
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
86.
Dial M for Murder (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to murder his wife. When things go wrong, he improvises a brilliant plan B. (105 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 7.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
87.
The Devil's Advocate (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An exceptionally adept Florida lawyer is offered a job to work in New York City for a high-end law firm with a high-end boss - the biggest opportunity of his career to date. (144 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 7.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
88.
The Lost Weekend (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The desperate life of a chronic alcoholic is followed through a four-day drinking bout. (101 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 7.75 ” - pverwoerd
 
89.
Minority Report (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In a future where a special police unit is able to arrest murderers before they commit their crimes, an officer from that unit is himself accused of a future murder. (145 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
90.
The Fugitive (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer while being the target of a nationwide manhunt lead by a seasoned US Marshall. (130 mins.)
Director: Andrew Davis
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
91.
The Experiment (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
For two weeks, 20 male participants are hired to play prisoners and guards in a prison. The "prisoners" have to follow seemingly mild rules, and the "guards" are told to retain order without using physical violence. (120 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
92.
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career. (117 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
93.
Le Trou (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
In prison four long-sentence inmates planning an elaborate escape cautiously induct a new inmate to join in their scheme which leads to distrust and uncertainty. (132 mins.)
Director: Jacques Becker
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
94.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue. (116 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
95.
The Intouchables (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver. (112 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
96.
La Haine (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
24 hours in the lives of three young men in the French suburbs the day after a violent riot. (98 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 1

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd
 
97.
Jurassic Park (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. (127 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 4

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 7.75
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
98.
The Exorcist (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter. (122 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8
Acting / casting: 8.25
Cinematography: 8.25 ” - pverwoerd
 
99.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. (118 mins.)
“ Overall rating: 8.1
View count: 3

Entertainment: 8
Replay value: 7.75
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 8
Cinematography: 8.5 ” - pverwoerd
 
100.
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette. (100 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Overall rating: 8.05
View count: 2

Entertainment: 8.25
Replay value: 8
Story: 8.25
Acting / casting: 7.75
Cinematography: 8 ” - pverwoerd