If ever there were perfect films...

... these would top the list.

  • Le Samouraï
  • The Sacrifice
  • Russian Ark
  • Dersu Uzala
  • The Debut
  • Magnolia
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • The Shining
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Solaris
  • Stalker
  • Nostalgia
  • Mirror
  • Ivan's Childhood
  • Ballad of a Soldier
  • Father of a Soldier
  • Trial on the Road
  • The Ascent
  • The Commissar
  • My Friend Ivan Lapshin
  • Mephisto
  • Ashes and Diamonds
  • Bicycle Thieves
  • Umberto D.
  • The Red Snowball Tree
  • Mister Designer
  • Heart of a Dog
  • A Hunting Accident
  • September Vacation
  • Amphibian Man
  • Aladdin and His Magic Lamp
  • Cinderella
  • Ordinary Miracle
  • The Story of the Voyages
  • Fanny & Alexander
  • The Phantom of Liberty
  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
  • That Obscure Object of Desire
  • Repentance
  • Favourites of the Moon
  • Noi the Albino
  • Brazil
  • Being There
  • Harold and Maude
  • The Three Must-Get-Theres
  • Safety Last!
  • Why Worry?
  • The Freshman
  • The Kid Brother
  • One Week
  • The Navigator
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Easy Street
  • The Gold Rush
  • The Kid
  • City Lights
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Metropolis
  • It Happened One Night
  • Pygmalion
  • Arsenic and Old Lace
  • Some Like It Hot
  • The Apartment
  • Dog Barbos and Unusual Cross
  • Kidnapping, Caucasian Style
  • The Diamond Arm
  • Ivan Vasilyevich Changes His Profession
  • 12 Chairs
  • Businessmen
  • Welcome, or No Trespassing
  • The Irony of Fate, or Enjoy Your Bath!
  • Kin
  • Happy-Go-Lucky
  • Walking the Streets of Moscow
  • Thirty-three
  • Kin-dza-dza!
  • Mimino
  • Autumn Marathon
  • Don't Look Now: We're Being Shot At
  • Kind Hearts and Coronets
  • The Ladykillers
  • Fargo
  • Diabolique
  • The Innocents
  • Dial M for Murder
  • Psycho
  • The Asphalt Jungle
  • The Third Man
  • The White Sun of the Desert
  • Once Upon a Time in the West
  • Seven Samurai
  • Ran
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • Bullitt
  • Raging Bull
  • Amadeus
  • Blade Runner
  • No Country for Old Men