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The top 250 movies as voted by our users

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Rank Title Weighted Rating Votes
1Star Wars (1977)8.98.97174
2Shawshank Redemption, The (1994)8.88.92947
3Trainspotting (1995)8.89.02165
4Usual Suspects, The (1995)8.78.82915
5Wrong Trousers, The (1993)8.79.01481
6Close Shave, A (1995)8.69.2674
7Star Trek: First Contact (1996)8.68.91295
8Casablanca (1942)8.68.82810
9Blade Runner (1982)8.68.64756
10Schindler's List (1993)8.68.73105
11Citizen Kane (1941)8.68.72067
12Pulp Fiction (1994)8.58.66319
13Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1963)8.58.72381
14Godfather, The (1972)8.58.72241
15English Patient, The (1996)8.59.4431
16Braveheart (1995)8.58.63713
17Beautiful Thing (1996)8.59.5369
18Lone Star (1996)8.59.1540
19Toy Story (1995)8.48.61996
20One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)8.48.62230
21William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet (1996)8.49.0616
22Fargo (1996)8.48.61425
23Postino, Il (1994)8.48.8812
24Trzy kolory: Czerwony (1994)8.38.7910
25Shichinin no samurai (1954)8.38.8759
26Empire Strikes Back, The (1980)8.38.43537
27Up in Smoke (1978)8.38.9602
28Leon (1994)8.38.51503
29Princess Bride, The (1987)8.38.42702
30Sense and Sensibility (1995)8.38.61147
312001: A Space Odyssey (1968)8.38.43554
32Reservoir Dogs (1992)8.38.42635
33Cite des enfants perdus, La (1995)8.38.9541
34Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)8.38.43484
35That Thing You Do! (1996)8.38.9516
36Clerks (1994)8.28.51444
37Brazil (1985)8.28.42520
38Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1974)8.28.42740
39Rear Window (1954)8.28.51413
40Se7en (1995)8.28.42677
41Aliens (1986)8.28.33109
42Clockwork Orange, A (1971)8.28.42497
43Rock, The (1996)8.28.41800
44Withnail and I (1987)8.29.1373
45Buono, il brutto, il cattivo, Il (1966)8.28.6907
46Twelve Monkeys (1995)8.28.32464
47It's a Wonderful Life (1946)8.28.41458
48Babe (1995)8.28.41390
49Transformers: The Movie, The (1986)8.28.9448
50Dead Man Walking (1995)8.28.5882
51To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)8.28.5864
5212 Angry Men (1957)8.28.5839
53Lawrence of Arabia (1962)8.28.41304
54North by Northwest (1959)8.28.41323
55Apocalypse Now (1979)8.28.32761
56Dazed and Confused (1993)8.18.6672
57Underground (1995)8.19.1309
58GoodFellas (1990)8.18.31405
59Once Were Warriors (1994)8.18.7527
60Time to Kill, A (1996)8.18.4976
61Return of the Jedi (1983)8.18.23122
62C'era una volta il west (1969)8.18.6629
63Nuovo cinema Paradiso (1988)8.18.4990
64Taxi Driver (1976)8.18.31525
65Heat (1995)8.18.31558
66Trzy kolory: Niebieski (1993)8.18.5755
67Silence of the Lambs, The (1991)8.18.22913
68Vertigo (1958)8.18.41016
69Himmel ueber Berlin, Der (1987)8.18.5643
70Ransom (1996)8.18.5630
71Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)8.19.3231
72Alien (1979)8.18.22733
73Grand bleu, Le (1988)8.18.5685
74Blues Brothers, The (1980)8.08.22269
75Third Man, The (1949)8.08.4735
76Army of Darkness (1993)8.08.3988
77Godfather: Part II, The (1974)8.08.3968
78Psycho (1960)8.08.21572
79Secrets & Lies (1996)8.09.1273
80Killer, The (1989)8.08.5544
81Babylon 5 (1993) (TV)8.08.4698
82Wizard of Oz, The (1939)8.08.31082
83Empire (1995)8.09.0291
84Full Metal Jacket (1987)8.08.21241
85Ran (1985)8.08.4684
86Grand Day Out, A (1992)8.08.9297
87Tombstone (1993)8.08.4711
88Maltese Falcon, The (1941)8.08.3984
89Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)8.08.12825
90Podwojne zycie Weroniki (1991)8.08.5495
91Quiet Man, The (1952)8.09.0280
92Once Upon a Time in America (1984)8.08.3811
93Stalker (1979)8.09.0269
94Sunset Boulevard (1950)8.08.5496
95Gone with the Wind (1939)8.08.21169
96Singin' in the Rain (1952)7.98.4649
97Smoke (1995)7.98.3767
98Amadeus (1984)7.98.11785
99Henry V (1989)7.98.3846
100Hong Faan Kui (1995)7.98.5441

Top 101 - 250

Rank Title Weighted Rating Votes
101Much Ado About Nothing (1993)7.98.11276
102Raging Bull (1980)7.98.3687
103Harold and Maude (1971)7.98.3649
104Emma (1996)7.98.7350
105Lashou Shentan (1992)7.98.6379
106Delicatessen (1991)7.98.2971
107Fugitive, The (1993)7.98.02154
108Annie Hall (1977)7.98.2981
109Boot, Das (1981)7.98.3657
110Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)7.98.3624
111Local Hero (1983)7.98.4577
112Now and Then (1995)7.98.6396
113Trust (1991)7.98.9262
114Dead Man (1995)7.98.6377
115Roman Holiday (1953)7.98.5427
116Rashomon (1950)7.98.6349
117Glory (1989)7.98.3713
118Right Stuff, The (1983)7.98.2788
119Modern Times (1936)7.98.5427
120Metropolis (1926)7.98.4481
121Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)7.98.2875
122Sjunde inseglet, Det (1957)7.98.5426
123Braindead (1992)7.98.3581
124Courage Under Fire (1996)7.98.4512
125Apollo 13 (1995)7.98.02678
126Lion King, The (1994)7.98.11416
127Sting, The (1973)7.98.2923
128True Romance (1993)7.98.11173
129Touch of Evil (1958)7.98.8286
130Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (1996)7.98.5416
131While You Were Sleeping (1995)7.98.11365
132Wild Bunch, The (1969)7.98.8279
133Bound (1996)7.98.8262
134Some Like It Hot (1959)7.98.2712
135Dead Poets Society (1989)7.98.02081
136Heavenly Creatures (1994)7.98.3611
137Crow, The (1994)7.98.11172
138Graduate, The (1967)7.98.11052
139Manhattan (1979)7.88.2688
140Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1990)7.88.3607
141Paths of Glory (1957)7.88.8247
142Better Off Dead (1985)7.88.3555
143Terminator, The (1984)7.87.92379
144Nikita (1990)7.88.1809
145Cheech & Chong's Next Movie (1980)7.88.9229
146Tom and Huck (1995)7.88.8254
147African Queen, The (1951)7.88.1939
148Life of Brian (1979)7.88.01654
149Day the Earth Stood Still, The (1951)7.88.3547
150C'est arrive pres de chez vous (1992)7.88.6290
151Ghost and the Darkness, The (1996)7.88.4404
152Miller's Crossing (1990)7.88.2605
1538 1/2 (1963)7.88.4384
154Deer Hunter, The (1978)7.88.1892
155Chinatown (1974)7.88.1838
156Pump Up the Volume (1990)7.88.2626
157Bridge on the River Kwai, The (1957)7.88.1820
158Stand by Me (1986)7.88.01066
159Mallrats (1995)7.88.4384
160Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The (1948)7.88.3459
161Shining, The (1980)7.88.01341
162M (1931)7.88.6269
163Gold Rush, The (1925)7.88.5315
164My Fair Lady (1964)7.88.1647
165Phenomenon (1996)7.88.1733
166Great Escape, The (1963)7.88.2555
167Naked (1993)7.88.7256
168Big Night (1996)7.88.8213
169Evil Dead II (1987)7.88.2545
170Somewhere in Time (1980)7.88.5295
171Strange Brew (1983)7.88.2477
172Sound of Music, The (1965)7.88.0967
173Diva (1981)7.88.3434
174Strictly Ballroom (1992)7.88.3453
175All About Eve (1950)7.88.7253
176Forrest Gump (1994)7.87.83104
177Duck Soup (1933)7.88.3418
178Bad Taste (1987)7.88.5303
179Patton (1970)7.78.2492
180National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)7.77.91076
181Akira (1988)7.78.0768
182Beauty and the Beast (1991)7.77.91091
183Long Kiss Goodnight, The (1996)7.78.3391
184Down by Law (1986)7.78.4326
185Dawn of the Dead (1978)7.78.6263
186Koyaanisqatsi (1983)7.78.3396
187Before Sunrise (1995)7.78.1544
188Cyrano de Bergerac (1990)7.78.1545
189Groundhog Day (1993)7.77.91327
190Cool Hand Luke (1967)7.78.1512
191Back to the Future (1985)7.77.82527
192Highlander (1986)7.77.81535
193Remains of the Day, The (1993)7.78.0829
194Pink Floyd: The Wall (1981)7.78.0804
195Philadelphia Story, The (1940)7.78.1569
196City Lights (1931)7.78.7211
197Night on Earth (1991)7.78.2471
198Jean de Florette (1986)7.78.2403
199Leaving Las Vegas (1995)7.77.91038
200Young Frankenstein (1974)7.77.9878
201Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)7.78.1534
202Unforgiven (1992)7.77.91124
203Manchurian Candidate, The (1962)7.78.2408
204Little Women (1994)7.78.0618
205Shallow Grave (1995)7.78.0660
206Fantasia (1940)7.78.0738
207Ben-Hur (1959)7.78.0688
208This Is Spinal Tap (1984)7.78.0760
209Great Dictator, The (1940)7.78.4318
210Exotica (1994)7.78.1505
211Big Sleep, The (1946)7.78.2427
212High Noon (1952)7.78.1475
213Sabrina (1954)7.78.6243
214Being There (1979)7.78.0619
215Heathers (1989)7.77.91072
216Christmas Story, A (1983)7.78.1506
217Unbearable Lightness of Being, The (1988)7.78.0659
218Die Hard (1988)7.77.81998
219Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)7.78.0676
220Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)7.78.2424
221Aladdin (1992)7.77.91139
222Room with a View, A (1986)7.78.0682
223Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)7.77.82247
224Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, The (1994)7.78.0752
225Independence Day (1996)7.77.74012
226Forbidden Planet (1956)7.78.1506
227Strange Days (1995)7.77.9951
228Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe (1991)7.77.9767
229Bis ans Ende der Welt (1991)7.78.4297
230Da Hong Deng Long Gao Gao Gua (1991)7.78.4280
231In the Name of the Father (1993)7.77.9722
232Ba Wang Bie Ji (1993)7.78.3320
233Real Genius (1985)7.78.0656
234Paris, Texas (1984)7.68.1508
235Sleepers (1996)7.68.2372
236Priest (1994)7.68.3313
237Field of Dreams (1989)7.67.81196
238Gandhi (1982)7.67.9828
239Rocky Horror Picture Show, The (1975)7.67.81370
240Manon des sources (1986)7.68.3307
241Mitt liv som hund (1985)7.68.1430
242Killing Fields, The (1984)7.68.0508
243Man Who Would Be King, The (1975)7.68.1390
244Charade (1963)7.68.4251
245Clueless (1995)7.67.8936
246Breakfast Club, The (1985)7.67.81140
247On the Waterfront (1954)7.68.2358
248River Runs Through It, A (1992)7.68.2356
249Shadowlands (1993)7.68.1440
250Searchers, The (1956)7.68.5235

To take part in our poll see the options at the bottom of each title page or see the weekly ballot.

The formula for calculating the top 250 films gives a true Bayesian estimate:

 weighted rank (WR) = (v/(v+m))*R + (m/(v+m))*C

 where:
  R = average for the movie (mean) = (Rating)
  v = number of votes for the movie = (votes)
  m = minimum votes required to be listed in the top 250 (currently 200)
  C = the mean vote across the whole report (currently 6.62)

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