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The 50 Greatest Special Effects Movies of All Time - AV Club

AV Club list on movies throughout history that provided special effects that still hold up to this day.
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avg. score: 23 of 50 (45%)
required scores: 1, 13, 20, 26, 32 

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1
The Man With the Rubber Head (1901)
The Man With the Rubber Head (1901)
2
A Trip to the Moon (1902)
A Trip to the Moon (1902)
3
The House of Ghosts (1908)
The House of Ghosts (1908)
4
Faust (1926)
Faust (1926)
5
Metropolis (1927)
Metropolis (1927)
6
King Kong (1933)
King Kong (1933)
7
Things to Come (1936)
Things to Come (1936)
8
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
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9
Citizen Kane (1941)
Citizen Kane (1941)
10
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
11
Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954)
Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954)
12
Godzilla (1954)
Godzilla (1954)
13
The Ten Commandments (1956)
The Ten Commandments (1956)
14
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
15
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
16
Goke, Body Snatcher From Hell (1968)
Goke, Body Snatcher From Hell (1968)
17
Eraserhead (1977)
Eraserhead (1977)
18
Star Wars (1977)
Star Wars (1977)
19
Alien (1979)
Alien (1979)
20
The Beyond (1981)
The Beyond (1981)
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21
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
22
The Thing (1982)
The Thing (1982)
23
The Dark Crystal (1982)
The Dark Crystal (1982)
24
Day of the Dead (1985)
Day of the Dead (1985)
25
Brazil (1985)
Brazil (1985)
26
The Fly (1986)
The Fly (1986)
27
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
28
Dead Ringers (1988)
Dead Ringers (1988)
29
Society (1989)
Society (1989)
30
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
31
Batman Returns (1992)
Batman Returns (1992)
32
Dracula (1992)
Dracula (1992)
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33
Jurassic Park (1993)
Jurassic Park (1993)
34
Forrest Gump (1994)
Forrest Gump (1994)
35
Independence Day (1996)
Independence Day (1996)
36
The Matrix (1999)
The Matrix (1999)
37
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
38
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
39
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
40
Children of Men (2006)
Children of Men (2006)
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