"They Shoot Pictures Don't They?" 1000 Greatest Films 2013 Edition

Another year, another update. 2012 List can be found here.

The following is a really extensive and great list of They Shoot Pictures Don't They?'s 1000 great films. It's one of the best essentials lists to check out, and since I couldn't find it anywhere on this site, I decided I'd post it here for people to get a look at it.

The list is compiled and voted upon by 2,161 critics, filmmakers, reviewers, scholars, and other film types. If you aren't satisfied by what was potentially left out, there's also the starting list of 9,954 films.


The following list is the 2013 edition.

Films that are new to the list:

355. Tree of Life (2011)- Terrence Malick
375. A…

  • Citizen Kane

    1

  • Vertigo

    2

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    3

  • The Rules of the Game

    4

  • Tokyo Story

    5

  • 8½

    6

  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

    7

  • The Godfather

    8

  • The Searchers

    9

  • Seven Samurai

    10

  • Battleship Potemkin

    11

  • Apocalypse Now

    12

  • Bicycle Thieves

    13

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    14

  • Breathless

    15

  • Singin' in the Rain

    16

  • L'Atalante

    17

  • Rashomon

    18

  • Taxi Driver

    19

  • Raging Bull

    20

  • The Godfather: Part II

    21

  • Andrei Rublev

    22

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    23

  • Persona

    24

  • Man with a Movie Camera

    25

  • The 400 Blows

    26

  • Mirror

    27

  • Ordet

    28

  • City Lights

    29

  • Psycho

    30

  • L'Avventura

    31

  • La Dolce Vita

    32

  • Au Hasard Balthazar

    33

  • Touch of Evil

    34

  • Some Like It Hot

    35

  • The General

    36

  • Contempt

    37

  • Casablanca

    38

  • Grand Illusion

    39

  • The Night of the Hunter

    40

  • The Third Man

    41

  • Rear Window

    42

  • Modern Times

    43

  • Sunset Boulevard

    44

  • Blade Runner

    45

  • M

    46

  • Ugetsu

    47

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    48

  • Metropolis

    49

  • Chinatown

    50

  • Pather Panchali

    51

  • Barry Lyndon

    52

  • Children of Paradise

    53

  • Stalker

    54

  • PlayTime

    55

  • The Battle of Algiers

    56

  • Fanny & Alexander

    57

  • Late Spring

    58

  • In the Mood for Love

    59

  • North by Northwest

    60

  • Shoah

    61

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    62

  • The Gold Rush

    63

  • The Wild Bunch

    64

  • The Leopard

    65

  • Wild Strawberries

    66

  • Pierrot le Fou

    67

  • La Strada

    68

  • Mulholland Drive

    69

  • Gertrud

    70

  • The Apartment

    71

  • Journey to Italy

    72

  • Pickpocket

    73

  • The Seventh Seal

    74

  • Rio Bravo

    75

  • The Conformist

    76

  • Viridiana

    77

  • Blue Velvet

    78

  • Close-Up

    79

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    80

  • The Magnificent Ambersons

    81

  • Sansho the Bailiff

    82

  • Nashville

    83

  • Jules and Jim

    84

  • Amarcord

    85

  • A Man Escaped

    86

  • Aguirre: The Wrath of God

    87

  • Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

    88

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    89

  • Satantango

    90

  • Greed

    91

  • GoodFellas

    92

  • The Mother and the Whore

    93

  • The Wizard of Oz

    94

  • La Jetée

    95

  • L'Eclisse

    96

  • Annie Hall

    97

  • A Clockwork Orange

    98

  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

    99

  • Last Year at Marienbad

    100