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Empire Magazine's Top 500 Movies Of All Time

by Paulitics
Empire Magazine's Top 500 Movies Of All Time by Paulitics
This list was published in November 2008. I’ve taken it as a personal challenge so my list is the films i’ve got left to see: 500. Ocean’s 11 (2001) 499. Saw (2004) 498. Back To The Future 2 (1989) 497. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) 496. Superman Returns (2006) 495. Jailhouse Rock (1957) 494. Sideways (2004) 493. In The Company Of Men (1997) 492. Amores Perros (2000) 491. Ben-Hur (1959) 490. Sweeney Todd (2007) 489. Brick (2005) 488. Princess Mononoke (1997) 487. Superbad (2007) 486. Breakfast At Tiffany’s (1961) 485. The Wicker Man (1973) 484. The Fountain (2006) 483. The Big Red One (1980) 482. Scream (1996) 481. Topsy-Turvy… Read more

This list was published in November 2008.
I’ve taken it as a personal challenge so my list is the films i’ve got left to see:

500. Ocean’s 11 (2001)
499. Saw (2004)
498. Back To The Future 2 (1989)
497. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
496. Superman Returns (2006)
495. Jailhouse Rock (1957)
494. Sideways (2004)
493. In The Company Of Men (1997)
492. Amores Perros (2000)
491. Ben-Hur (1959)
490. Sweeney Todd (2007)
489. Brick (2005)
488. Princess Mononoke (1997)
487. Superbad (2007)
486. Breakfast At Tiffany’s (1961)
485. The Wicker Man (1973)
484. The Fountain (2006)
483. The Big Red One (1980)
482. Scream (1996)
481. Topsy-Turvy (1999)
480. The Son’s Room (2001)
479. The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (1947)
478. Flesh (1968)
477. Rebel Without A Cause (1955)
476. Santa Sangre (1989)
475. Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006)
474. Enter The Dragon (1973)
473. Into The Wild (2007)
472. Le Doulos (1962)
471. Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban (2004)
470. Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
469. Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas (1998)
468. The Crow (1994)
467. The Deer Hunter (1978)
466. Snatch (2000)
465. 12 Monkeys (1995)
464. Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (1954)
463. Juno (2007)
462. Dead Man’s Shoes (2004)
461. Halloween (1978)
460. Crash (2004)
459. Ikiru (1952)
458. Batman (1989)
457. Full Metal Jacket (1987)
456. 28 Days Later (2002)
455. Top Gun (1986)
454. The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
453. Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull (2008)
452. Unbreakable (2000)
451. Speed (1994)
450. King Kong (2005)
449. Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (1999)
448. A History Of Violence (2005)
447. Ten (2002)
446. High Fidelity (2000)
445. Dumb & Dumber (1994)
444. Hairspray (1988)
443. Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
442. Atonement (2007)
441. Being John Malkovich (1999)
440. Akira (1988)
439. Grosse Point Blank (1997)
438. The Lost Boys (1987)
437. Spider-Man (2002)
436. Beauty And The Beast (1991)
435. American Psycho (2000)
434. The Cat Concerto (1947)
433. Good Will Hunting (1997)
432. X-Men 2 (2003)
431. Electra Glide In Blue (1973)
430. Big Trouble In Little China (1986)
429. Danger: Diabolic (1968)
428. The Enigma Of Casper Hauser (1974)
427. Spring In A Small Town (1948)
426. Enduring Love (2004)
425. Wonder Boys (2000)
424. To Have And Have Not (1944)
423. Kill Bill Volume 2 (2004)
422. A Man Escaped (1956)
421. Lethal Weapon (1987)
420. Jerry Maguire (1997)
419. Days Of Heaven (1978)
418. V For Vendetta (2005)
417. Lords Of Dogtown (2005)
416. Bad Taste (1987)
415. Dawn Of The Dead (1978)
414. The Double Life Of Veronique (1991)
413. Finding Nemo (2003)
412. Heathers (1989)
411. Spider-Man 2 (2004)
410. A Hard Day’s Night (1964)
409. Men In Black (1997)
408. Zelig (1983)
407. The Jungle Book (1967)
406. Iron Man (2008)
405. Dirty Dancing (1987)
404. Robocop (1987)
403. Do The Right Thing (1989)
402. Little Miss Sunshine (2005)
401. Batman Returns (1992)
400. The Incredibles (2004)
399. Greed (1924)
398. Killer Of Sheep (1977)
397. Night Of The Living Dead (1968)
396. The Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford (2007)
395. Casino (1995)
394. Cloverfield (2008)
393. Garden State (2004)
392. Paris, Texas (1984)
391. Mulholland Drive (2001)
390. 2 Days In Paris (2007)
389. Election (1999)
388. The English Patient (1996)
387. Rain Man (1988)
386. The Great Silence (1968)
385. Ace In The Hole (1951)
384. The Shop Around The Corner (1940)
383. Serenity (2005)
382. Cache (2005)
381. Monty Python And The Holy Grail (1975)
380. Children Of Men (2006)
379. Ratatouille (2007)
378. The Goonies (1985)
377. Mean Streets (1973)
376. Zodiac (2007)
375. Four Weddings And A Funeral (1994)
374. Hot Fuzz (2007)
373. Wall-E (2008)
372. Army Of Darkness (1992)
371. Pirates Of The Caribbean: Curse Of The Black Pearl (2003)
370. Rocky (1976)
369. The Breakfast Club (1985)
368. Airplane! (1980)
367. Cabaret (1972)
366. Predator (1987)
365. The Bourne Identity (2002)
364. Natural Born Killers (1994)
363. Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)
362. The Elephant Man (1980)
361. Clerks (1994)
360. The Return (2003)
359. The Lady Eve (1941)
358. Russian Ark (2002)
357. The Long Goodbye (1973)
356. Napoleon (1927)
355. Sunshine (2007)
354. Un Chien Andalou (1929)
353. Bugsy Malone (1976)
352. Unfaithfully Yours (1948)
351. Zulu (1964)
350. Planet Of The Apes (1968)
349. Arthur (1981)
348. Au Hasard Balthazar (1966)
347. All About Eve (1950)
346. Leave Her To Heaven (1949)
345. Fatal Attraction (1987)
344. The Last Waltz (1978)
343. Monsters, Inc. (2001)
342. The Gold Rush (1925)
341. The Passenger (1975)
340. High And Low (1963)
339. Spirited Away (2001)
338. Jules Et Jim (1962)
337. 300 (2006)
336. Titanic (1997)
335. The Seventh Seal (1957)
334. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)
333. Grease (1978)
332. The Sixth Sense (1999)
331. The Green Mile (1999)
330. Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge Of The Sith (2005)
329. The Lives Of Others (2006)
328. The Truman Show (1998)
327. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
326. Out Of Sight (1998)
325. Kill Bill Volume 1 (2003)
324. Lone Star (1996)
323. The Last Seduction (1994)
322. Aladdin (1992)
321. Funny Face (1957)
320. Braveheart (1995)
319. The Lion King (1994)
318. Rebecca (1940)
317. Midnight Run (1988)
316. Trainspotting (1996)
315. Sense And Sensibility (1995)
314. Sweet Smell Of Success (1957)
313. Battleship Potemkin (1925)
312. Suspiria (1977)
311. American History X (1998)
310. Gremlins (1984)
309. Transformers (2007)
308. The Terminator (1984)
307. Midnight Cowboy (1969)
306. Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade (1989)
305. The Prestige (2005)
304. Radio Days (1987)
303. Together (2000)
302. The Best Years Of Our Lives (1946)
301. Love And Death (1975)
300. Sawdust And Tinsel (1953)
299. The Palm Beach Story (1942)
298. Le Cercle Rouge (1970)
297. It Happened One Night (1934)
296. All The President’s Men (1946)
295. The Untouchables (1987)
294. The Red Balloon (1956)
293. La Maman Et La Putain (1970)
292. La Belle Et La Bete (1946)
291. Rocco And His Brothers (1960)
290. Rashomon (1950)
289. John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)
288. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
287. Secrets And Lies (1996)
286. L’Avventura (1960)
285. Solaris (1972)
284. Scarface (1983)
283. Ran (1985)
282. The Godfather Part III (1990)
281. Interview With The Vampire (1994)
280. Mad Max 2 (1982)
279. National Lampoon’s Animal House (1978)
278. Carlito’s Way (1993)
277. On The Town (1949)
276. Layer Cake (2004)
275. My Neighbour Totoro (1988)
274. Sin City (2005)
273. The Maltese Falcon (1941)
272. The Bird With The Crystal Plumage (1970)
271. Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (1985)
270. The Death Of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)
269. A Place In The Sun (1951)
268. The Lady Vanishes (1938)
267. Crimes And Misdemeanors (1989)
266. Ghost World (2001)
265. A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
264. American Graffiti (1973)
263. Das Boot (1981)
262. The Virgin Suicides (1999)
261. Roman Holiday (1953)
260. Field Of Dreams (1989)
259. Groundhog Day (1993)
258. The Blues Brothers (1980)
257. The Black Cat (1934)
256. Le Quai Des Brumes (1938)
255. Ninotchka (1939)
254. The Verdict (1982)
253. First Blood (1982)
252. The Leopard (1963)
251. Darling (1965)
250. Sunrise (1927)
249. My Darling Clementine (1946)
248. Pandora’s Box (1929)
247. All That Jazz (1979)
246. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
245. Downfall (2004)
244. Dazed And Confused (1993)
243. Heimat (1984)
242. King Kong (1933)
241. Brighton Rock (1947)
240. Forrest Gump (1994)
239. Cinema Paradiso (1988)
238. Requiem For A Dream (2000)
237. Delicatessen (1991)
236. Black Narcissus (1947)
235. Battle Royale (2000)
234. The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
233. Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom (1984)
232. Jurassic Park (1993)
231. Shaun Of The Dead (2004)
230. Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)
229. Festen (1998)
228. No Country For Old Men (2007)
227. Leon (1994)
226. Romeo + Juliet (1996)
225. Get Carter (1971)
224. Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)
223. Safe (1995)
222. Mother And Son (1997)
221. McCabe And Mrs. Miller (1971)
220. Far From Heaven (2002)
219. The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
218. M. Hulot’s Holiday (1953)
217. The Magnificent Seven (1960)
216. Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)
215. Jackie Brown (1997)
214. Army Of Shadows (1969)
213. Songs From The Second Floor (2000)
212. M (1931)
211. Moulin Rouge! (2001)
210. Platoon (1986)
209. Local Hero (1983)
208. The Departed (2006)
207. The Misfits (1961)
206. The Exorcist (1973)
205. The Addiction (1995)
204. The Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
203. Life Of Brian (1979)
202. The Killer (1989)
201. JFK (1991)
200. Before Sunrise (1995)
199. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
198. Fargo (1996)
197. Point Break (1991)
196. Amelie (1999)
195. It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)
194. Bicycle Thieves (1948)
193. Ed Wood (1994)
192. Eraserhead (1977)
191. Brokeback Mountain (2005)
190. Big (1988)
189. Ghostbusters (1984)
188. School Of Rock (2003)
187. The Big Country (1958)
186. United 93 (2006)
185. Paths Of Glory (1957)
184. Dirty Harry (1971)
183. Le Samourai (1967)
182. Performance (1970)
181. Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls (1970)
180. To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
179. Toy Story 2 (1999)
178. Hellzapoppin’ (1941)
177. City Of God (2002)
176. A Canterbury Tale (1944)
175. Rushmore (1998)
174. Superman The Movie (1978)
173. Memento (2000)
172. The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
171. Brief Encounter (1945)
170. La Haine (1995)
169. Viridiana (1961)
168. Tootsie (1982)
167. Don’t Look Now (1973)
166. Goldfinger (1964)
165. Partie De Campagne (1936)
164. The Searchers (1956)
163. The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
162. A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
161. The Year Of Living Dangerously (1982)
160. Being There (1979)
159. The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
158. Unforgiven (1992)
157. True Romance (1993)
156. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
155. Badlands (1973)
154. Betty Blue (1986)
153. The Innocents (1961)
152. Boogie Nights (1997)
151. Gladiator (2000)
150. The French Connection (1971)
149. The Red Shoes (1948)
148. Z (1969)
147. Notorious (1946)
146. Shampoo (1975)
145. Sophie’s Choice (1982)
144. There Will Be Blood (2007)
143. Cyrano De Bergerac (1991)
142. Almost Famous (2000)
141. Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
140. As Good As It Gets (1997)
139. Blow Out (1981)
138. Cool Hand Luke (1967)
137. Dances With Wolves (1990)
136. Amadeus (1984)
135. Duck Soup (1933)
134. Seven (1995)
133. Double Indemnity (1944)
132. Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
131. The Last Of The Mohicans (1992)
130. The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
129. Harvey (1950)
128. Lost In Translation (2003)
127. The Sting (1973)
126. Pat Garrett And Billy The Kid (1973)
125. A Bout De Souffle (1960)
124. The Silence Of The Lambs (1991)
123. A Woman Under The Influence (1974)
122. The Princess Bride (1987)
121. Los Olvidados (1950)
120. The Battle Of Algiers (1966)
119. The Wages Of Fear (1953)
118. Withnail And I (1987)
117. Miller’s Crossing (1990)
116. Rio Bravo (1959)
115. Blazing Saddles (1974)
114. The Conversation (1974)
113. Anchorman: The Legend Of Ron Burgundy (2004)
112. I Am Cuba (1964)
111. Fitzcarraldo (1982)
110. Before Sunset (2004)
109. Touch Of Evil (1958)
108. The Tree Of Wooden Clogs (1978)
107. An American Werewolf In London (1981)
106. A Man For All Seasons (1966)
105. One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
104. The Rules Of The Game (1939)
103. Rear Window (1954)
102. The Hustler (1961)
101. Raising Arizona (1987)
100. Network (1976)
99. Toy Story (1995)
98. North By Northwest (1959)
97. Reservoir Dogs (1992)
96. American Beauty (1999)
95. Yojimbo (1961)
94. The Wild Bunch (1969)
93. Spirit Of The Beehive (1973)
92. Once Upon A Time In America (1984)
91. Star Wars Episode VI: Return Of The Jedi (1983)
90. When Harry Met Sally (1989)
89. Magnolia (1999)
88. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)
87. The King Of Comedy (1983)
86. Carrie (1976)
85. Blue Velvet (1986)
84. L.A. Confidential (1997)
83. Brazil (1985)
82. The Great Escape (1963)
81. Batman Begins (2005)
80. The Life And Death Of Colonel Blimp (1943)
79. The Thin Red Line (1998)
78. Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
77. Spartacus (1960)
76. Manhattan (1979)
75. A Matter Of Life And Death (1946)
74. The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
73. Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004)
72. 12 Angry Men (1957)
71. The Night Of The Hunter (1955)
70. Stand By Me (1986)
69. Three Colours Red (1994)
68. Annie Hall (1977)
67. Tokyo Story (1953)
66. Edward Scissorhands (1990)
65. Harold And Maude (1971)
64. Oldboy (2003)
63. Sunset Boulevard (1950)
62. The Graduate (1967)
61. The Usual Suspects (1995)
60. Come And See (1985)
59. Close Encounters Of The Third Kind (1977)
58. His Girl Friday (1940)
57. Lawrence Of Arabia (1962)
56. Casino Royale (2006)
55. La Dolce Vita (1960)
54. The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
53. Donnie Darko (2001)
52. The Shining (1980)
51. 8 ½ (1963)
50. Seven Samurai (1954)
49. Evil Dead 2 (1987)
48. This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
47. E.T. The Extra Terrestrial (1982)
46. On The Waterfront (1954)
45. Psycho (1960)
44. Schindler’s List (1993)
43. The Big Lebowski (1998)
42. Kind Hearts And Coronets (1949)
41. The 400 Blows (1959)
40. Vertigo (1958)
39. The Matrix (1999)
38. Heat (1995)
37. A Clockwork Orange (1971)
36. Andrei Rublev (1969)
35. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
34. The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King (2003)
33. Alien (1979)
32. Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)
31. Gone With The Wind (1939)
30. Aliens (1986)
29. Die Hard (1988)
28. Citizen Kane (1941)
27. Some Like It Hot (1959)
26. Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb (1964)
25. The Good The Bad And The Ugly (1967)
24. The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship of The Ring (2001)
23. Back To The Future (1985)
22. Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (1977)
21. The Third Man (1949)
20. Blade Runner (1982)
19. The Godfather Part II (1974)
18. Casablanca (1942)
17. Taxi Driver (1976)
16. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
15. The Dark Knight (2008)
14. One Upon A Time In The West (1968)
13. Chinatown (1974)
12. The Apartment (1960)
11. Raging Bull (1980)
10. Fight Club (1999)
9. Pulp Fiction (1994)
8. Singin’ In The Rain (1952)
7. Apocalypse Now (1979)
6. Goodfellas (1990)
5. Jaws (1975)
4. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
3. Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
2. Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981)
1. The Godfather (1972)

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