501 Must-See Movies

Compiled from the book "501 Must-See Movies" published by Bounty Books. Listed here mostly for self-reference and inspiration."501 Must See Movies" is essential reading for both the film buff and those who simply enjoy going to the movies. Many of the unrivaled classics are here, but perhaps seen from a new perspective by dynamic young critics, together with some unexpected and new discoveries. (Films are sorted by year within each genre.)
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Napoléon (1927)
2
Cleopatra
3
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
4
Gone With the Wind (1939)
5
The Sea Hawk (1940)
6
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
7
Le Salaire De La Peur (The Wages of Fear)
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Seven Samurai (1954)
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The Ten Commandments (1956)
10
War and Peace
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The Vikings (1958)
12
North by Northwest (1959)
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13
Ben-Hur (1959)
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SPARTACUS (1960 - Restored Cut)
15
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
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Zulu (1964)
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Doctor Zhivago (1965)
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The Charge of the Light Brigade (Tony Richardson)
19
The Lion in Winter (1968)
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Waterloo (1970)
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Aguirre, Der Zorn Gottes
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
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Enter the Dragon (1973)
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Papillon (1973)
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25
The Towering Inferno (1974)
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Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
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Fitzcarraldo (1982)
28
Gandhi (1982)
29
The Right Stuff (1983)
30
A Passage to India (1984)
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The Mission (1986)
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Top Gun (1986)
34
The Last Emperor (1987)
35
Die Hard (1988)
36
Speed (1994)
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37
True Lies (1994)
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Braveheart (1995)
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The Mummy (1999)
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
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