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The New York Times Book of Movies: The Essential 1,000 Films to See

The list is originally alphabetically ordered, but I reordered it chronologically because I thought it was better.
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required scores: 1, 24, 68, 141, 245 

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1
Intolerance, DW Griffith (1916)
Intolerance, DW Griffith (1916)
2
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
3
Pollyanna (1920)
Pollyanna (1920)
4
What Do Men Want? (1921)
What Do Men Want? (1921)
5
Nanook of the North (1922)
Nanook of the North (1922)
6
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
7
The Gold Rush (1925)
The Gold Rush (1925)
8
The General (1926)
The General (1926)
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9
The Jazz Singer (1927)
The Jazz Singer (1927)
10
Metropolis (1927)
Metropolis (1927)
11
Sensation Seekers (1927)
Sensation Seekers (1927)
12
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
13
All Quiet on the Western Front
All Quiet on the Western Front
14
Anna Christie (1930)
Anna Christie (1930)
15
L'âge D'or (1930)
L'âge D'or (1930)
16
A Nous La Liberte (1931)
A Nous La Liberte (1931)
17
La Chienne (1931)
La Chienne (1931)
18
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931, Rouben Mamoulian)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931, Rouben Mamoulian)
19
Dracula (1931)
Dracula (1931)
20
Frankenstein (1931)
Frankenstein (1931)
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21
Little Caesar (1931)
Little Caesar (1931)
23
The Public Enemy (1931)
The Public Enemy (1931)
24
Grand Hotel (1932)
Grand Hotel (1932)
25
One Hour With You (1932)
One Hour With You (1932)
26
Trouble in Paradise (1932, Ernst Lubitsch)
Trouble in Paradise (1932, Ernst Lubitsch)
27
Cavalcade (1933)
Cavalcade (1933)
28
Christopher Strong (1933)
Christopher Strong (1933)
29
Design for Living (1933)
Design for Living (1933)
30
Dinner at Eight (1933)
Dinner at Eight (1933)
31
Duck Soup (1933)
Duck Soup (1933)
32
42nd Street (1933)
42nd Street (1933)
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33
King Kong (1933)
King Kong (1933)
34
Little Women (1933)
Little Women (1933)
35
The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)
The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)
36
She Done Him Wrong (1933)
She Done Him Wrong (1933)
37
State Fair (1933)
State Fair (1933)
38
L'atalante (1934)
L'atalante (1934)
39
The Count of Monte Cristo (1934)
The Count of Monte Cristo (1934)
40
It Happened One Night (1934)
It Happened One Night (1934)
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