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1. The Godfather (1972)

R | 2 hr 55 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 03 Dec 2008

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton

Votes: 1,460,361

2. 3-Iron (2004)

R | 1 hr 28 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents' lives for a few days.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Seung-Yun Lee, Hee Jae, Hyuk-ho Kwon, Jeong-ho Choi

Votes: 45,393

3. Modern Times (1936)

G | 1 hr 27 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Sandford

Votes: 194,229

4. The Sopranos (1999–2007)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 13 Nov 2009

New Jersey mob boss Tony Soprano deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life that affect his mental state, leading him to seek professional psychiatric counseling.

Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 259,363

5. Seven Samurai (1954)

Not Rated | 3 hr 27 min | Adventure, Drama

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.

Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Tsushima, Yukiko Shimazaki

Votes: 288,194

6. Monty Python's Life of Brian (1979)

R | 1 hr 34 min | Comedy

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

Born on the original Christmas in the stable next door to Jesus, Brian of Nazareth spends his life being mistaken for a messiah.

Director: Terry Jones | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam

Votes: 338,439

7. Pulp Fiction (1994)

R | 2 hr 34 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 03 Dec 2008

The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster and his wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis

Votes: 1,667,332

8. Black Cat, White Cat (1998)

R | 2 hr 7 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A small time hustler gets more than he bargained for when he tries to repay his debts by marrying his son to a sister of a troublesome gangster.

Director: Emir Kusturica | Stars: Bajram Severdzan, Srdjan 'Zika' Todorovic, Branka Katic, Florijan Ajdini

Votes: 47,503

9. The Great Dictator (1940)

Passed | 2 hr 5 min | Comedy, Drama, War

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner

Votes: 183,809

10. The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Passed | 2 hr 9 min | Drama, History

Rated on 18 Mar 2010

A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charley Grapewin

Votes: 81,707

11. Lilya 4-Ever (2002)

R | 1 hr 49 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

Sixteen-year-old Lilja and her only friend, the young boy Volodja, live in Estonia, fantasizing about a better life. One day, Lilja falls in love with Andrej, who is going to Sweden, and invites Lilja to come along and start a new life.

Director: Lukas Moodysson | Stars: Oksana Akinshina, Artyom Bogucharskiy, Pavel Ponomaryov, Lyubov Agapova

Votes: 40,149

12. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

G | 2 hr 29 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 16 Dec 2009

After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter

Votes: 550,023

13. A Clockwork Orange (1971)

R | 2 hr 16 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 03 Dec 2008

In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates, Warren Clarke

Votes: 698,158

14. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)

Not Rated | 2 hr 16 min | Drama, War

Rated on 19 Jan 2010

A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim, John Wray, Arnold Lucy

Votes: 53,853

15. Metropolis (1927)

Not Rated | 2 hr 33 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 06 Dec 2008

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge

Votes: 146,349

16. Food (1993)

17 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Rated on 05 Dec 2008

BREAKFAST: After eating breakfast, a man is transformed into an elaborate dumb-waiter-style breakfast dispenser - and the same fate befalls the man who obtains breakfast from him. LUNCH: ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Ludvík Sváb, Bedrich Glaser, Jan Kraus, Pavel Marek

Votes: 2,543

17. Underground (1995)

Not Rated | 2 hr 47 min | Comedy, Drama, War

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A group of serbian socialists prepares for the war in a surreal underground filled by parties, tragedies, love and hate.

Director: Emir Kusturica | Stars: Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic, Slavko Stimac

Votes: 51,347

18. The Godfather: Part II (1974)

R | 3 hr 22 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 03 Dec 2008

The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York City is portrayed, while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton

Votes: 1,015,730

19. The Idiots (1998)

R | 1 hr 57 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

The group of people gather at the house in Copenhagen suburb to break all the limitations and to bring out the "inner idiot" in themselves.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Bodil Jørgensen, Jens Albinus, Anne Louise Hassing, Troels Lyby

Votes: 28,046

20. The Wire (2002–2008)

TV-MA | 59 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 13 Jan 2019

Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers and law enforcement.

Stars: Dominic West, Lance Reddick, Sonja Sohn, Wendell Pierce

Votes: 251,288

21. Some Like It Hot (1959)

Not Rated | 2 hr 1 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

Rated on 08 Dec 2008

When two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft

Votes: 223,695

22. November (2003)

1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 09 Dec 2008

Impelled by a spirit which still preserves a patina of idealism, Alfredo arrives in Madrid intent on creating "a performance which is freer, straight from the heart, capable of making ... See full summary »

Director: Achero Mañas | Stars: Óscar Jaenada, Ingrid Rubio, Javier Ríos, Juan Díaz

Votes: 3,905

23. Aladdin (1992)

G | 1 hr 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A kindhearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.

Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker | Stars: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman

Votes: 328,248

24. Le Dîner de Cons (1998)

PG-13 | 1 hr 20 min | Comedy

Rated on 07 Nov 2009

A rich publisher meets a stupid but very kind person. Publisher planned to laugh at him, but it so happened that this person was the only one who stay with him when publisher's life began to crumble.

Director: Francis Veber | Stars: Thierry Lhermitte, Jacques Villeret, Francis Huster, Daniel Prévost

Votes: 34,717

25. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)

R | 1 hr 51 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

After awakening from a four-year coma, a former assassin wreaks vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen

Votes: 918,863

26. The Simpsons (1989– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

Rated on 13 Apr 2009

The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Harry Shearer, Julie Kavner

Votes: 337,713

27. Sunset Blvd. (1950)

Not Rated | 1 hr 50 min | Drama, Film-Noir

Rated on 05 Feb 2010

A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson

Votes: 182,212

28. Kikujiro (1999)

PG-13 | 2 hr 2 min | Drama, Comedy

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A young, naive boy sets out alone on the road to find his wayward mother. Soon he finds an unlikely protector in a crotchety man and the two have a series of unexpected adventures along the way.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Takeshi Kitano, Yusuke Sekiguchi, Kayoko Kishimoto, The Great Gidayû

Votes: 17,121

29. La escopeta nacional (1978)

1 hr 35 min | Comedy

Rated on 21 Dec 2008

Jaume Canivell, Catalan manufacturer of mechanical porters , attends with her lover on a hunt to relate to important people. The farm where it is organized is full of strange characters.

Director: Luis García Berlanga | Stars: Rafael Alonso, Luis Escobar, Antonio Ferrandis, Agustín González

Votes: 1,286

30. The Sting (1973)

PG | 2 hr 9 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Rated on 01 Mar 2009

Two grifters team up to pull off the ultimate con.

Director: George Roy Hill | Stars: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning

Votes: 223,049

31. Unforgiven (1992)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Drama, Western

Rated on 14 Dec 2011

Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris

Votes: 345,635

32. Alice (1988)

Not Rated | 1 hr 26 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 05 Dec 2008

A surrealistic revision of Alice in Wonderland.

Director: Jan Svankmajer | Stars: Kristýna Kohoutová, Camilla Power

Votes: 10,412

33. Nosferatu (1922)

Not Rated | 1 hr 21 min | Fantasy, Horror

Rated on 05 Dec 2008

Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife.

Director: F.W. Murnau | Stars: Max Schreck, Alexander Granach, Gustav von Wangenheim, Greta Schröder

Votes: 81,573

34. Schindler's List (1993)

R | 3 hr 15 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 30 Jun 2014

In German-occupied Poland during World War II, industrialist Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

Votes: 1,103,788

35. Come and See (1985)

Not Rated | 2 hr 22 min | Drama, War

Rated on 25 Mar 2010

After finding an old rifle, a young boy joins the Soviet resistance movement against ruthless German forces and experiences the horrors of World War II.

Director: Elem Klimov | Stars: Aleksey Kravchenko, Olga Mironova, Liubomiras Laucevicius, Vladas Bagdonas

Votes: 44,530

36. Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)

R | 2 hr 21 min | Drama, History, War

Rated on 14 Dec 2008

The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya, Tsuyoshi Ihara, Ryo Kase

Votes: 147,182

37. My Sassy Girl (2001)

Not Rated | 2 hr 3 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A young man sees a drunk, cute woman standing too close to the tracks at a metro station in Seoul and pulls her back. She ends up getting him into trouble repeatedly after that, starting on the train.

Director: Jae-young Kwak | Stars: Tae-Hyun Cha, Ji-hyun Jun, In-mun Kim, Wok-suk Song

Votes: 42,701

38. 12 Angry Men (1957)

Not Rated | 1 hr 36 min | Drama

Rated on 18 Oct 2009

A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler

Votes: 605,952

39. Stagecoach (1939)

Passed | 1 hr 36 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

Rated on 09 Jan 2010

A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Andy Devine, John Carradine

Votes: 38,696

40. Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

PG-13 | 2 hr 45 min | Western

Rated on 13 Nov 2009

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.

Director: Sergio Leone | Stars: Henry Fonda, Charles Bronson, Claudia Cardinale, Jason Robards

Votes: 275,483

41. 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

Not Rated | 1 hr 53 min | Drama

Rated on 25 Jan 2009

A woman assists her friend in arranging an illegal abortion in 1980s Romania.

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Anamaria Marinca, Laura Vasiliu, Vlad Ivanov, Alexandru Potocean

Votes: 52,467

42. The Incredibles (2004)

PG | 1 hr 55 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

Director: Brad Bird | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

Votes: 610,978

43. Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969–1974)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

Rated on 09 Feb 2010

The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe.

Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 61,013

44. Latcho Drom (1993)

1 hr 43 min | Documentary, Music

Rated on 10 Dec 2008

The journey of the Romany people told through musicians and dancers of India, Egypt, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, France, and Spain.

Director: Tony Gatlif | Star: La Caita

Votes: 1,741

45. Nanook of the North (1922)

Not Rated | 1 hr 18 min | Documentary

Rated on 09 Jan 2010

In this silent predecessor to the modern documentary, film-maker Robert J. Flaherty spends one year following the lives of Nanook and his family, Inuits living in the Arctic Circle.

Director: Robert J. Flaherty | Stars: Allakariallak, Alice Nevalinga, Cunayou, Allegoo

Votes: 9,786

46. What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)

Not Rated | 1 hr 41 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

In Madrid, the housewife Gloria lives in a tiny apartment with her husband, the taxi driver and forger Antonio; her lunatic mother-in-law, who is addicted in bottled water and cupcakes; and... See full summary »

Director: Pedro Almodóvar | Stars: Carmen Maura, Gonzalo Suárez, Luis Hostalot, Ryo Hiruma

Votes: 7,846

47. The Pianist (2002)

R | 2 hr 30 min | Biography, Drama, Music

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.

Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Emilia Fox

Votes: 653,725

48. The Hustler (1961)

Not Rated | 2 hr 14 min | Drama, Sport

Rated on 18 Aug 2009

An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match.

Director: Robert Rossen | Stars: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott

Votes: 71,081

49. Casablanca (1942)

PG | 1 hr 42 min | Drama, Romance, War

Rated on 04 Dec 2008

A cynical American expatriate struggles to decide whether or not he should help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape French Morocco.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

Votes: 482,266

50. Amélie (2001)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 03 Dec 2008

Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love.

Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet | Stars: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Lorella Cravotta

Votes: 658,550