Bill’s Top 100

The following Top 100 is in alphabetical order, (although I’m sure Bill would prefer to organize it based on it’s complexity of premiss through to it’s brash inaneness – Just saying).
  1. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
  2. Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
  3. African Queen, The (1951)
  4. Airplane! (1980)
  5. Alien (1979)
  6. Aliens (1986)
  7. American Werewolf in London (1981)
  8. Apocalypse Now (1979)
  9. Back to the Future (1985)
  10. Beauty and the Beast (1991)
  11. Being John Malkovich (1999)
  12. Being There (1979)
  13. Big Lebowski (1998)
  14. Blade Runner (1982)
  15. Blazing Saddles (1974)
  16. Blues Brothers (1980)
  17. Brazil (1985)
  18. Breakfast Club (1985)
  19. Caddyshack (1980)
  20. Casablanca (1942)
  21. Changeling, The (1980)
  22. Citizen Kane (1941)
  23. Clockwork Orange, A (1971)
  24. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
  25. Contact (1997)
  26. Cube (1997)
  27. Dawn of the Dead (1978)
  28. Dead Zone, The (1983)
  29. Die Hard (1988)
  30. District 9 (2009)
  31. Donnie Darko (2001)
  32. Dr. Strangelove, or How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  33. Dreamscape (1984)
  34. Ed Wood (1994)
  35. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
  36. Fargo (1996)
  37. Fight Club (1999)
  38. Forbidden Planet (1956)
  39. Forrest Gump (1994)
  40. Fugitive, The (1993)
  41. Ghostbusters (1984)
  42. Goldfinger (1964)
  43. Goodfellas (1990)
  44. Groundhog Day (1993)
  45. Heavy Metal (1981)
  46. How To Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
  47. Inception (2010)
  48. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
  49. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
  50. It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
  51. Jaws (1975)
  52. Jerk, The (1979)
  53. La Femme Nikita (1990)
  54. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
  55. Léon (1994)
  56. Life of Brian (1979)
  57. M (1931)
  58. Mad Max (1979)
  59. Man Bites Dog (1992)
  60. Manchurian Candidate, The (1962)
  61. Matrix, The (1999)
  62. Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
  63. Network (1976)
  64. North by Northwest (1959)
  65. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
  66. Poltergeist (1982)
  67. Princess Bride, The (1987)
  68. Psycho (1960)
  69. Pulp Fiction (1994)
  70. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  71. Raising Arizona (1987)
  72. Ratatouille (2007)
  73. Repo Man (1984)
  74. Reservoir Dogs (1992)
  75. Ring (1998)
  76. Robocop (1987)
  77. Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
  78. Scrooge (1951)
  79. Se7en (1995)
  80. Secret of NIMH, The (1982)
  81. Shawshank Redemption, The (1994)
  82. Silence of the Lambs, The (1991)
  83. Sixth Sense, The (1999)
  84. Slacker (1991)
  85. Sound of Music, The (1965)
  86. Spartacus (1960)
  87. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn (1982)
  88. Star Wars, Original Trilogy (1977, 1980, 1983)
  89. Sunset Blvd. (1950)
  90. Taxi Driver (1976)
  91. Terminator, The (1984)
  92. Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1990)
  93. Thing, The (1982)
  94. Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The (1948)
  95. True Romance (1993)
  96. Truman Show, The (1998)
  97. Up (2009)
  98. Wall-E (2008)
  99. WarGames (1983)
  100. Young Frankenstein (1974)

 

 

2 Comments on Bill’s Top 100

    • Meh. Maybe on my top 200 list. The beautiful thing about your site is we can break down the quality of movies by simple arithmetic, and TLS would involve a lot of subtraction.

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