Top 250 Favorite Films of All-Time

(Keep in mind, this list is roughly ranked in order! — but becomes more interchangeable near the bottom)

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Film is my passion and love. Without it, I wouldn't be able to keep living. I put a lot of time, effort, and affinity into this list, compiling my Top 250 of very favorite films. It was a long, tough and grueling process, considering each and every film I've ever seen (over 2,000 now). As I always try to watch at least a film a day, this list is a constantly changing organism.
I love all kinds of films, and I'm open to everything, but I have…

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  • Once Upon a Time in America

    1

  • Singin' in the Rain

    2

  • 8½

    3

  • Modern Times

    4

  • Psycho

    5

  • Chinatown

    6

  • The Sting

    7

  • The Human Condition

    8

  • Andrei Rublev

    9

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    10

  • The Godfather

    11

  • Cinema Paradiso

    12

  • Tampopo

    13

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    14

  • City Lights

    15

  • High and Low

    16

  • Casablanca

    17

  • Mulholland Drive

    18

  • Woman in the Dunes

    19

  • The Apartment

    20

  • Annie Hall

    21

  • Duck Soup

    22

  • Hiroshima Mon Amour

    23

  • Citizen Kane

    24

  • The Wizard of Oz

    25

  • Au Hasard Balthazar

    26

  • Stalker

    27

  • A Fish Called Wanda

    28

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    29

  • Pulp Fiction

    30

  • Some Like It Hot

    31

  • Rear Window

    32

  • M

    33

  • Battleship Potemkin

    34

  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

    35

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

    36

  • To Be or Not to Be

    37

  • Seven Samurai

    38

  • The 400 Blows

    39

  • Brazil

    40

  • Dog Day Afternoon

    41

  • Belle de Jour

    42

  • The Gold Rush

    43

  • A Matter of Life and Death

    44

  • Heat

    45

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    46

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    47

  • Harakiri

    48

  • Raging Bull

    49

  • The Adventures of Robin Hood

    50

  • Le Trou

    51

  • The Night of the Hunter

    52

  • On the Waterfront

    53

  • Gone with the Wind

    54

  • The Wages of Fear

    55

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    56

  • Before Sunrise

    57

  • The Great Dictator

    58

  • Metropolis

    59

  • 12 Angry Men

    60

  • Ugetsu

    61

  • Au Revoir les Enfants

    62

  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    63

  • His Girl Friday

    64

  • Dekalog

    65

  • The Phantom Carriage

    66

  • The Red Balloon

    67

  • Schindler's List

    68

  • Down by Law

    69

  • The Bridge on the River Kwai

    70

  • The Empire Strikes Back

    71

  • A Brighter Summer Day

    72

  • Sleuth

    73

  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

    74

  • The Wild Bunch

    75

  • The Straight Story

    76

  • The General

    77

  • The Manchurian Candidate

    78

  • Children of Paradise

    79

  • La Dolce Vita

    80

  • Sunset Boulevard

    81

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    82

  • The Lord of the Rings Collection

    83

  • Elevator to the Gallows

    84

  • Yi Yi

    85

  • The Great Escape

    86

  • The Elephant Man

    87

  • Sweet Smell of Success

    88

  • Bonnie and Clyde

    89

  • Red River

    90

  • Le Samouraï

    91

  • Autumn Sonata

    92

  • The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

    93

  • The Maltese Falcon

    94

  • Man with a Movie Camera

    95

  • Manhattan

    96

  • All About Eve

    97

  • The Graduate

    98

  • Witness for the Prosecution

    99

  • Ivan's Childhood

    100