The AwardsWorthy Canon: Top 30 Films

An alphabetized collection of the top 30 films as determined by AwardsWorthy's Canon series.

Here is the list of just the top ten films.

The Canon (So Far):
1958: Vertigo (dir. Alfred Hitchcock)
1959: Imitation of Life (dir. Douglas Sirk)
1960: Psycho (dir. Alfred Hitchcock)
1961: Last Year at Marienbad (dir. Alain Resnais)
1962: The Trial (dir. Orson Welles)
1963: High and Low (dir. Akira Kurosawa)
1964: Woman in the Dunes (dir. Hiroshi Teshigahara)
1965: Chimes at Midnight (dir. Orson Welles)
1966: Persona (dir. Ingmar Bergman)
1967: Scattered Clouds (dir. Mikio Naruse)
1968: 2001: A Space Odyssey (dir. Stanley Kubrick)
1969: Army of Shadows (dir. Jean-Pierre Melville)
1970: The Conformist (dir. Bernardo Bertolucci)
1971: The Last Picture Show (dir. Peter…

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  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

    1

  • À Nos Amours

    2

  • About a Boy

    3

  • About Elly

    4

  • Abraham's Valley

    5

  • The Act of Killing

    6

  • Adaptation.

    7

  • The Adventures of Goopy and Bagha

    8

  • The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

    9

  • Advise & Consent

    10

  • The Affair

    11

  • After Hours

    12

  • After Life

    13

  • The Age of Innocence

    14

  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God

    15

  • Airplane!

    16

  • Akira

    17

  • Aladdin

    18

  • Alexander the Great

    19

  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

    20

  • Alice

    21

  • Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

    22

  • Alice in the Cities

    23

  • Alien

    24

  • Aliens

    25

  • All About My Mother

    26

  • All Is Lost

    27

  • All That Jazz

    28

  • All the President's Men

    29

  • All the Real Girls

    30

  • Almayer's Folly

    31

  • Almost Famous

    32

  • Alphaville

    33

  • Altered States

    34

  • Lovers: A True Story

    35

  • Amadeus

    36

  • Amarcord

    37

  • Amélie

    38

  • American Beauty

    39

  • The American Friend

    40

  • American Graffiti

    41

  • American History X

    42

  • American Honey

    43

  • American Hustle

    44

  • An American Werewolf in London

    45

  • Amores Perros

    46

  • Amour

    47

  • Anatomy of a Murder

    48

  • And Then There Was Light

    49

  • Andrei Rublev

    50

  • An Angel at My Table

    51

  • Angel's Egg

    52

  • Angels in America

    53

  • Animal House

    54

  • Annie Hall

    55

  • Annihilation

    56

  • Anomalisa

    57

  • Another Woman

    58

  • Another Year

    59

  • The Apartment

    60

  • Apocalypse Now

    61

  • The Apple

    62

  • Appointment in Bray

    63

  • The Approach of Autumn

    64

  • Aquarius

    65

  • Arabian Nights

    66

  • Ariel

    67

  • Army of Shadows

    68

  • Arrival

    69

  • As Good as It Gets

    70

  • Asako I & II

    71

  • The Ascent

    72

  • Ashes and Diamonds

    73

  • The Assassin

    74

  • The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

    75

  • Assault on Precinct 13

    76

  • At Sea

    77

  • Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

    78

  • Atlantic City

    79

  • Atonement

    80

  • Au Hasard Balthazar

    81

  • Au Revoir les Enfants

    82

  • Audition

    83

  • Auntie Mame

    84

  • The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu

    85

  • An Autumn Afternoon

    86

  • Autumn Sonata

    87

  • A Tale of Autumn

    88

  • Avanti!

    89

  • Avatar

    90

  • An Average Little Man

    91

  • The Aviator

    92

  • The Aviator's Wife

    93

  • Away from Her

    94

  • The Babadook

    95

  • Babe

    96

  • Babe: Pig in the City

    97

  • Babel

    98

  • Babette's Feast

    99

  • Back to the Future

    100