They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? 1,000 Greatest Films of All Time – 2021 Edition

This is the January 2021 edition of the They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? list of the 1,000 greatest films.

Current Version: January 2021 (16th edition) TSPDT 1–1,000, 1,001–2,000, 21st Century

Previous Version: January 2020 (15th edition) TSPDT 1–1,000

The Winners – Highest Entrants into the 1,000
Toni Erdmann (2016), ranked 363
Under the Skin (2013), ranked 399
Boyhood (2014), ranked 461
The Master (2012), ranked 485
The Act of Killing (2012), ranked 488

The Losers – Biggest Fallers from the 1,000
Superman (1978), formerly ranked 746
The Goddess (1934), formerly ranked 783
La Commune (Paris, 1871) (2000), formerly ranked 810
Blazing Saddles (1974), formerly ranked 844
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007), formerly ranked 905

  • The Last Temptation of Christ

    901

  • Sicily!

    902

  • Knife in the Water

    903

  • Duel

    904

  • La Chienne

    905

  • Sholay

    906

  • Bad Lieutenant

    907

  • Forbidden Planet

    908

  • American Graffiti

    909

  • Hellzapoppin'

    910

  • M*A*S*H

    911

  • Simon of the Desert

    912

  • Saraband

    913

  • The Usual Suspects

    914

  • 42nd Street

    915

  • Moi, un Noir

    916

  • L'Amour fou

    917

  • The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

    918

  • Dracula

    919

  • 7th Heaven

    920

  • Fellini's Casanova

    921

  • The Misfits

    922

  • Elevator to the Gallows

    923

  • The Sun Shines Bright

    924

  • The Return

    925

  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1

    926

  • The Outlaw Josey Wales

    927

  • The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

    928

  • Summer with Monika

    929

  • Stand by Me

    930

  • Arabian Nights

    931

  • Das Boot

    932

  • Enter the Dragon

    933

  • The Crucified Lovers

    934

  • Le Jour Se Lève

    935

  • Dog Star Man

    936

  • America America

    937

  • Topsy-Turvy

    938

  • The Incredible Shrinking Man

    939

  • Hôtel Terminus: The Life and Times of Klaus Barbie

    940

  • Carlito's Way

    941

  • Odd Man Out

    942

  • Holiday

    943

  • Night at the Crossroads

    944

  • The Nightmare Before Christmas

    945

  • They Were Expendable

    946

  • They Live

    947

  • O Lucky Man!

    948

  • Juliet of the Spirits

    949

  • Gilda

    950

  • Ride the High Country

    951

  • Deep Red

    952

  • Design for Living

    953

  • The Ballad of Narayama

    954

  • A Better Tomorrow

    955

  • The Ten Commandments

    956

  • Mildred Pierce

    957

  • Broadcast News

    958

  • The End of Summer

    959

  • Naked Childhood

    960

  • Red Beard

    961

  • Touchez Pas au Grisbi

    962

  • The Hart of London

    963

  • Carnival of Souls

    964

  • Rope

    965

  • Floating Weeds

    966

  • Babe

    967

  • 3 Women

    968

  • Le Boucher

    969

  • Anatahan

    970

  • To Live

    971

  • Pépé le Moko

    972

  • Cul-de-sac

    973

  • Get Carter

    974

  • Ludwig

    975

  • Black Orpheus

    976

  • The Go-Between

    977

  • Before Sunrise

    978

  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    979

  • Reds

    980

  • Humanité

    981

  • The Adventures of Prince Achmed

    982

  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

    983

  • The Thing from Another World

    984

  • Exotica

    985

  • On the Town

    986

  • Bad Timing

    987

  • Zabriskie Point

    988

  • Animal House

    989

  • Le Deuxième Souffle

    990

  • The Nutty Professor

    991

  • Fantômas

    992

  • The Reckless Moment

    993

  • Female Trouble

    994

  • Yol

    995

  • Häxan

    996

  • Humanity and Paper Balloons

    997

  • A Tale of the Wind

    998

  • The Straight Story

    999

  • Subarnarekha

    1000