Movies You Must See Before You Die (Acording to me). Constantly updated.

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  1. The Vampires - Louis Feuillade (France/1915)
  2. Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages - D.W. Griffith (US/1916)
  3. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari - Robert Wiene (Germany/1920)
  4. The Kid - Charles Chaplin (US/1921)
  5. Destiny - Fritz Lang (Germany/1921)
  6. Dr. Mabuse: The Gambler - Fritz Lang (Germany/1922)
  7. Nosferatu - F.W. Murnau (Germany/1922)
  8. The Wheel - Abel Gance (France/1923)
  9. Sherlock Jr. - Buster Keaton (US/1924)
  10. The Last Laugh - F.W. Murnau (Germany/1924)
  11. Greed - Erich von Stroheim (US/1924)
  12. Faust - F.W. Murnau (Germany/1926)
  13. Mother - Vsevolod Pudovkin (Soviet Union/1926)
  14. Napoleón - Abel Gance (France/1927)
  15. Metropolis - Fritz Lang (Germany/1927)
  16. The Passion of Joan of Arc - Carl Th. Dreyer (France/1928)
  17. Storm Over Asia - Vsevolod Pudovkin (Soviet Union/1928)
  18. Man with a Movie Camera - Dziga Vertov (Soviet Union/1928)
  19. All Quiet on the Western Front - Lewis Milestone (US/1930)
  20. Freedom for Us - René Clair (France/1931)
  21. M - Fritz Lang (Germanny/1931)
  22. Limite - Mario Peixoto (Brazil/1931)
  23. The Vampire - Carl Th. Dreyer (Germany/1932)
  24. The Red Head - Julien Duvivier (France/1932)
  25. I Was Born, But... - Yasujiro Ozu (Japan/1932)
  26. Duck Soup - Leo McCarey (US/1933)
  27. Happiness - Aleksandr Medvedkin (Soviet Union/1934)
  28. Chapaev - Georgi & Sergei Vasilyev (Soviet Union/1934)
  29. L'Atalante - Jean Vigo (France/1934)
  30. Escape from Yesterday - Julien Duvivier (France/1935)
  31. An Inn in Tokyo - Yasujiro Ozu (Japan/1935)
  32. Modern Times - Charles Chaplin (US/1936)
  33. The Only Son - Yasujiro Ozu (Japan/1936)
  34. La Marseillaise - Jean Renoir (France/1937)
  35. Port of Shadows - Marcel Carné (France/1938)
  36. The Story of the Late Chrysanthemums - Kenji Mizoguchi (Japan/1939)
  37. The Rules of the Game - Jean Renoir (France/1939)
  38. The Grapes of Wrath - John Ford (US/1940)
  39. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn - Elia Kazan (US/1941)
  40. Citizen Kane - Orson Welles (US/1941)
  41. Day of Wrath - Carl Th. Dreyer (Denmark/1943)
  42. Ivan the Terrible, Part One - Sergei M. Eisenstein (Soviet Union/1944)
  43. The Ladies of the Bois de Boulogne - Robert Bresson (France/1945)
  44. Children of Paradise - Marcel Carné (France/1945)
  45. Rome, Open City - Roberto Rossellini (Italy/1945)
  46. The Lost Weekend - Billy Wilder (US/1945)
  47. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre - John Houston (US/1948)
  48. The Bicycle Thief - Vittorio de Sica (Italy/1948)
  49. Rope - Alfred Hitchcock (US/1948)
  50. Hamlet - Lawrence Olivier (UK/1948)
  51. Macbeth - Orson Welles (US/1948)
  52. Late Spring - Yasujiro Ozu (Japan/1949)
  53. The Forgotten Ones - Luis Buñuel (Mexico/1950)
  54. Orpheus - Jean Cocteau (France/1950)
  55. Sunset Blvd. - Billy Wilder (US/1950)
  56. Diary of a Country Priest - Robert Bresson (France/1951)
  57. Venom and Eternity - Isidore Isou (France/1951)
  58. Limelight - Charles Chaplin (US/1952)
  59. Forbidden Games - René Clément (France/1952)
  60. Umberto D. - Vittorio De Sica (Italy/1952)
  61. Living - Akira Kurosawa (Japan/1952)
  62. The Life of Oharu - Kenji Mizoguchi (Japan/1952)
  63. Cangaceiro - Lima Barreto (Brazil/1953)
  64. The Earrings of Madame de... - Max Ophüls (France/1953)
  65. Tokyo Story - Yasujiro Ozu (Japan/1953)
  66. Dial M for Murder - Alfred Hitchcock (US/1954)
  67. On the Waterfront - Elia Kazan (US/1954)
  68. The Seven Samurai - Akira Kurosawa (Japan/1954)
  69. Sansho the Bailiff - Kenji Mizoguchi (Japan/1954)
  70. The Crucified Lovers - Kenji Mizoguchi(Japan/1954)
  71. The Word - Carl Th. Dreyer (Denmark/1955)
  72. Song of the Little Road - Satyajit Ray (India/1955)
  73. Hiroshima Mon Amour - Alain Resnais (France/1955)
  74. The Seventh Seal - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1956)
  75. The Burmese Harp - Kon Ichikawa (Japan/1956)
  76. Wild Strawberries - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1957)
  77. Nights of Cabiria - Federico Fellini (France/1957)
  78. The Cranes Are Flying - Mikhail Kalatozov (Soviet Union/1957)
  79. Kanal - Andrzej Wajda (Poland/1957)
  80. The Magician - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1958)
  81. Ivan the Terrible, Part II - Sergei M. Eisenstein & M. Filimonova (Soviet Union/1958)
  82. Ashes and Diamonds - Andrzej Wajda (Poland/1958)
  83. Pickpocket - Robert Bresson (France/1959)
  84. Shadows - John Cassavetes (US/1959)
  85. Fires on the Plain - Kon Ichikawa (Japan/1959)
  86. Kagi - Kon Ichikawa (Japan/1959)
  87. The Letter That Was Never Sent - Mikhail Kalatozov (Soviet Union/1959)
  88. The Human Condition Part 1, 2 & 3 - Masaki Kobayashi (Japan/1959/59/61)
  89. Floating Weeds - Yasujiro Ozu (Japan/1959)
  90. Night and Fog - Alain Resnais (France/1959)
  91. The 400 Blows - François Truffaut (France/1959)
  92. The Adventure - Michelangelo Antonioni (Italy/1960)
  93. The Devil's Eye - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1960)
  94. La Dolce Vita - Federico Fellini (Italy/1960)
  95. Breathless - Jean-Luc Godard (France/1960)
  96. The Housemaid - Kim Ki-young (South Korea/1960)
  97. Shoot the Pianist - François Truffaut (France/1960)
  98. Rocco and His Brothers - Luchino Visconti (Italy/1960)
  99. The Night - Michelangelo Antonioni (Italy/1961)
  100. Through a Glass Darkly - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1961)
  101. A Woman Is a Woman - Jean-Luc Godard (France/1961)
  102. Splendor in the Grass - Elia Kazan (US/1961)
  103. Yojimbo - Akira Kurosawa (Japan/1961)
  104. Last Year at Marienbad - Alain Resnais (France/1961)
  105. Eclipse - Michelangelo Antonioni (Italy/1962)
  106. Winter Light - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1962)
  107. The Exterminating Angel - Luis Buñuel (Mexico/1962)
  108. Keeper of Promises - Anselmo Duarte (Brazil/1962)
  109. Two Half Times in Hell - Zoltán Fábri (Hungary/1962)
  110. The Unscrupulous Ones - Ruy Guerra (Brazil/1962)
  111. Lawrence of Arabia - David Lean (UK/1962)
  112. Nine Days in One Year - Mikhail Romm (Soviet Union/1962)
  113. Love at Twenty - Various (France/1962)
  114. The Trial - Orson Welles (France/1962)
  115. 8 1/2 - Federico Fellini (Italy/1963)
  116. Contempt - Jean-Luc Godard (France/1963)
  117. High and Low - Akira Kurosawa (Japan/1963)
  118. Barren Lives - Nelson Pereira dos Santos (Brasil/1963)
  119. The Leopard - Luchino Visconti (Italy/1963)
  120. Gertrud - Carl Th. Dreyer (Denmark/1964)
  121. The Guns - Ruy Guerra (Brazil/1964)
  122. I Am Cuba - Mikhail Kalatozov (Soviet Union/1964)
  123. Men and Women - Walter Hugo Khouri (Brazil/1964)
  124. Black God, White Devil - Glauber Rocha (Brazil/1964)
  125. Woman in the Dunes - Hiroshi Teshigahara (Japan/1964)
  126. Alphaville - Jean-Luc Godard (France/1965)
  127. Pierrot le Fou - Jean-Luc Godard (France/1965)
  128. The Shop on Main Street - Jan Kadar & Elmar Klos (Czechoslovakia/1965)
  129. São Paulo S/A - Luís Sérgio Person (Brazil/1965)
  130. The Hour and Turn of Augusto Matraga - Roberto Santos (Brazil/1965)
  131. The Priest and the Girl - Joaquim Pedro de Andrade (Brazil/1966)
  132. Balthazar - Robert Bresson (France/1966)
  133. The Pornographers - Shohei Imamura (Japan/1966)
  134. July Rain - Marlen Khutsiyev (Soviet Union/1966)
  135. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? - Mike Nichols (US/1966)
  136. The Battle of Algiers - Gillo Pontecorvo (Italy/1966)
  137. War and Peace - Sergei Bondarchuk( Soviet Union/1967)
  138. The Margin - Ozualdo Candeias (Brazil/1967)
  139. Earth Entranced - Glauber Rocha (Brazil/1967)
  140. Proezas de Satanás na Vila do Leva-e-Traz - Paulo Gil Soares (Brazil/1967)
  141. Marketa Lazarová - Frantisek Vlácil (Czechoslovakia/1967)
  142. Faces - John Cassavetes (US/1968)
  143. The Beatles: Yellow Submarine - George Cunning (UK/1968)
  144. One Plus One - Jean-Luc Godard (UK/1968)
  145. Memories of Underdevelopment - Tomás Gutiérrez Alea (Cuba/1968)
  146. Teorema - Pier Paolo Pasolini (Italy/1968)
  147. Reconstruction - Lucian Pintilie (Romania/1968)
  148. The Man Who Lies - Alain Robbe-Grillet (France/1968)
  149. The Red Light Bandit - Rogério Sganzerla (Brazil/1968)
  150. Macunaima - Joaquim Pedro de Andrade (Brazil/1969)
  151. Killed the Family and Went to the Movie - Júlio Bressane (Brazil/1969)
  152. Razor in the Flesh - Braz Chediak (Brazil/1969)
  153. Z - Costa-Gavras (France/1969)
  154. The Cow - Dariush Mehrjui (Iran/1969)
  155. Antonio das Mortes - Glauber Rocha (Brazil/1969)
  156. My Night at Maud's - Eric Rohmer (France/1969)
  157. The Woman of Everyone - Rogério Sganzerla (Brazil/1969)
  158. Andrei Rublev - Andrei Tarkovsky (Soviet Union/1969)
  159. The Heirs - Carlos Diegues (Brazil/1970)
  160. Hope - Yilmaz Güney & Serif Gören (Turkey/1970)
  161. El Topo - Alexandro Jodorowsky (Mexico/1970)
  162. The Ear - Karel Kachyna (Czechoslovakia/1970)
  163. Little Big Man - Arthur Penn (US/1970)
  164. Sem Essa, Aranha - Rogério Sganzerla (Brazil/1970)
  165. Bed and Board - François Truffaut (France/1970)
  166. Woodstock, 3 Days of Peace & Music - Michael Wadleigh (US/1970)
  167. Bananas - Woody Allen (US/1971)
  168. A Clockwork Orange - Stanley Kubrick (UK/1971)
  169. Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex But Were Afraid to Ask - Woody Allen (US/1972)
  170. Kozijat Rog - Metodi Andonov (Bulgaria/1972)
  171. Cries and Whispers - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1972)
  172. Last Tango in Paris - Bernardo Bertolucci (Italy/1972)
  173. The Godfather - Francis Ford Coppola (US/1972)
  174. Aguirre: The Wrath of God - Werner Herzog (Germany/1972)
  175. Chloe in the Afternoon - Eric Rohmer (France/1972)
  176. The Dawns Here Are Quiet - Stanislav Rostotsky (Soviet Union/1972)
  177. Solarys - Andrei Tarkovsky(Soviet Union/1972)
  178. Scenes from a Marriage - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1973)
  179. The Mother and the Whore - Jean Eustache (France/1973)
  180. Amarcord - Federico Fellini (Italy/1973)
  181. The Holy Mountain - Alexandro Jodorowsky (US/1973)
  182. Day for Night - François Truffaut (France/1973)
  183. The Godfather part II - Francis Ford Coppola (US/1974)
  184. Hearts and Minds - Peter Davis (US/1974)
  185. Ali: Fear Eats the Soul - RW Fassbinder (Germany/1974)
  186. The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser - Werner Herzog (Germany/1974)
  187. Alice in the Cities - Wim Wenders (Germany/1974)
  188. Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles - Chantal Akerman (Belgium/1975)
  189. Nashville - Robert Altman (US/1975)
  190. The Travelling Players - Theo Angelopoulos (Greece/1975)
  191. Barry Lyndon - Stanley Kubrick (UK/1975)
  192. Derzu Uzala - Akira Kurosawa (Soviet Union/1975)
  193. Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom - Pier Paolo Pasolini (Italy/1975)
  194. The Mirror - Andrei Tarkovsky (Soviet Union/1975)
  195. Taxi Driver - Martin Scorsese (US/1976)
  196. Ascent - Larisa Shepikto (Soviet Union/1976)
  197. Kings of the Road - Wim Wenders (Germany/1976)
  198. Annie Hall - Woody Allen (US/1977)
  199. The Hunters - Theo Angelopoulos (Greece/1977)
  200. The Man Who Loved Women - François Truffaut (France/1977)
  201. The Man of Marble - Andrzej Wajda (Poland/1977)
  202. Autumn Sonata - Ingmar Bergman (Sweden/1978)
  203. Everything's Alright - Arnaldo Jabor (Brazil/1978)
  204. Manhattan - Woody Allen (US/1979)
  205. Apocalypse Now - Francis Ford Coppola (US/1979)
  206. Monty Python's Life of Brian - Terry Jones (UK/1979)
  207. Amator - Krzysztof Kieslowski (Poland/1979)
  208. The Herd - Zeki Ökten (Turkey/1979)
  209. Stalker - Andrei Tarkovsky (Soviet Union/1979)
  210. Who Sings Over There - Slobodan Sijan (Yugoslavia/1980)
  211. Aopção ou As Rosas da Estrada - Ozualdo Candeias (Brazil/1981)
  212. The Iron Man - Andrzej Wajda (Poland/1981)
  213. The Way - Yilmaz Güney & Serif Gören (Turkey/1982)
  214. The Ballad of Narayama - Shohei Imamura (Japan/1983)
  215. This is Spinal Tap - Rob Riener (US/1984)
  216. Fool for Love - Robert Altman (US/1985)
  217. Twenty Years Later - Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil/1985)
  218. My Life as a Dog - Lasse Hallström (Sweden/1985)
  219. A Time to Live, a Time to Die - Hou Hsiao-Hsien (Taiwan/1985)
  220. Come and See - Elem Klimov (Soviet Union/1985)
  221. After Hours - Martin Scorsese (US/1985)
  222. Down By Law - Jim Jarmusch (US/1986)
  223. Stand By Me - Rob Riener (US/1986)
  224. The Sacrifice - Andrei Tarkovsky (Sweden/1986)
  225. Where Is the Friend's Home? - Abbas Kiarostami (Iran/1987)
  226. The Lonely Human Voice - Aleksandr Sokurov (Soviet Union/1987)
  227. Wings of Desire - Wim Wenders (Germany/1987)
  228. Landscape in the Mist - Theo Angelopoulos (Greece/1988)
  229. Time of the Gypsies - Emir Kusturica (Yugoslavia/1988)
  230. Days of Elipse - Aleksandr Sokurov (Soviet Union/1988)
  231. Crimes and Misdemeanors - Woody Allen (US/1989)
  232. Interrogation - Ryszard Bugajski (Poland/1989)
  233. The Asthenic Syndrome - Kira Muratova (Soviet Union/1989)
  234. GoodFellas - Martin Scorsese (US/1990)
  235. The Second Circle - Aleksandr Sokurov (Soviet Union/1990)
  236. Days of Being Wild - Wong Kar-Wai (Hong Kong/1990)
  237. Barton Fink - Joel Coen (US/1991)
  238. The Silence of the Lambs - Jonathan Demme (US/1991)
  239. And Life Goes on... - Abbas Kiarostami (Iran/1991)
  240. The Commitments - Alan Parker (UK/1991)
  241. Europa - Lars Von Trier (Denmark/1991)
  242. Rebels of the Neon God - Tsai Ming-Liang (Taiwan/1992)
  243. Three Colours: Blue - Krzysztof Kieslowski (France/1993)
  244. Shawshank Redemption - Frank Darabont (US/1994)
  245. Three Colours: Red - Krzysztof Kieslowski (France/1994)
  246. Pulp Fiction - Quentin Tarantino (US/1994)
  247. Satantango - Béla Tarr (Hungary/1994)
  248. Chungking Express - Wong Kar-Wai (Hong Kong/1994)
  249. Dead Man - Jim Jarmushi (US/1995)
  250. Underground - Emir Kusturica (Yugoslavia/1995)
  251. Cyclo - Anh Hung Tran (Vietnam/1995)
  252. Secrets & Lies - Mike Leigh (UK/1996)
  253. From Dusk Till Dawn - Robert Rodriguez (US/1996)
  254. Funny Games - Michael Haneke (Austria/1997)
  255. Children of Heaven - Majid Majidi (Iran/1997)
  256. Mother and Son - Aleksandr Sokurov (Russia/1997)
  257. Eternity and a Day - Theodoros Angelopoulos (Greece/1998)
  258. Pi - Darren Aronofsky (US/1998)
  259. The Thin Red Line - Terrence Malick (US/1998)
  260. I Stand Alone - Gaspar Noé (France/1998)
  261. The Celebration - Thomas Vinterberg (Denmark/1998)
  262. All About My Mother - Pedro Almodóvar (Spain/1999)
  263. The Loss of Sexual Innocence - Mike Figgis (UK/1999)
  264. Being John Malkovich - Spike Jonze (US/1999)
  265. Julien Donkey-Boy - Harmony Korine (US/1999)
  266. Cradle Will Rock - Tim Robbins (US/1999)
  267. Almost Famous - Cameron Crowe (US/2000)
  268. High Fidelity - Stephen Frears (US/2000)
  269. Amores Perros - Alejandro González-Iñárritu (Mexico/2000)
  270. After the Reconciliation - Anne-Marie Miéville (France/2000)
  271. Dancer In The Dark - Lars Von Trier (Denmark/2000)
  272. In the Mood for Love - Wong Kar-Wai (Hong Kong/2000)
  273. Gosford Park - Robert Altman (UK/2001)
  274. Son of the Bride - Juan José Campanella (Argentina/2001)
  275. To the Left of the Father - Luiz Fernando Carvalho (Brazil/2001)
  276. The Piano Teacher - Michael Haneke (France/2001)
  277. Mulholland Drive - David Lynch (US/2001)
  278. Sex and Lucia - Julio Medem (Spain/2001)
  279. Behind the Sun - Walter Salles (Brazil/2001)
  280. No Man's Land - Danis Tanovic (Bosnia-Herzegovina/2001)
  281. What Time Is It There? - Tsai Ming-Liang (Taiwan/2001)
  282. Valentin - Alejandro Agresti (Argentina/2002)
  283. Talk to Her - Pedro Almodóvar (Spain/2002)
  284. Mango Yellow - Claudio Assis (Brasil/2002)
  285. Unknown Pleasures - Jia Zhang-Ke (China/2002)
  286. Taurus - Aleksandr Sokurov (Russia/2002)
  287. Dolls - Takeshi Kitano (Japan/2002)
  288. City of God - Fernando Meirelles (Brazil/2002)
  289. Bowling for Columbine - Michael Moore (US/2002)
  290. Irreversible - Gaspar Noé (France/2002)
  291. Russian Ark - Aleksandr Sokurov (Russia/2002)
  292. In this World - Michael Winterbottom (UK/2002)
  293. The Barbarian Invasions - Denys Arcand (Canada/2003)
  294. Carandiru - Hector Babenco (Brazil/2003)
  295. Reconstruction - Christoffer Boe (Denmark/2003)
  296. Lost in Translation - Sofia Coppola (US/2003)
  297. Coffee and Cigarettes - Jim Jarmusch (US/2003)
  298. Oldboy - Park Chan-Wook (South Korea/2003)
  299. Elephant - Gus Van Sant (US/2003)
  300. Dogville - Lars Von Trier (Denmark/2003)
  301. Head-On - Fatih Akin (Germany/2004)
  302. The Sea Inside - Alejandro Amenábar (Spain/2004)
  303. The Dreamers - Bernardo Bertolucci (France/2004)
  304. Duck Season - Fernando Eimbcke (Mexico/2004)
  305. Downfall - Oliver Hirschbiegel (Germany/2004)
  306. Days of Santiago - Josué Méndez (Peru/2004)
  307. Little Sky - María Victoria Menis (Argentina/2004)
  308. Green Chair - Park Chul-Soo (South Korea/2004)
  309. Super Size Me - Morgan Spurlock (US/2004)
  310. Movies, Aspirin and Vultures - Marcelo Gomes (Brazil/2005)
  311. Caché - Michael Haneke (France/2005)
  312. Three Times - Hou Hsiao-Hsien (Taiwan/2005)
  313. The Death of Mr. Lazarescu - Cristi Puiu (Romania/2005)
  314. Letters From Iwo Jima - Clint Eastwood (US/2006)
  315. In Paris - Christophe Honoré (France/2006)
  316. The Killing of John Lennon - Andrew Piddington (UK/2006)
  317. There Will Be Blood - Paul Thomas Anderson (US/2007)
  318. Estômago: A Gastronomic Story - Marcos Jorge (Brazil/2007)
  319. I'm Not There - Todd Haynes (US/2007)
  320. 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days - Cristian Mungiu (Romania/2007)
  321. Elite Squad - José Padilha (Brazil/2007)
  322. Silent Light - Carlos Reygadas (Mexico/2007)
  323. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly - Julian Schnabel (France/2007)
  324. Getting Home - Zhang Yang (China/2007)

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Documentaries are included
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