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Best 250 movies
Best 250 movies
Oscar: Best Picture winners
Oscar winners
Palme d'Or winners
Palme d'Or winners
Best TV mini-series
Best TV mini-series

New movies in theaters
New movies in theaters
Best movies of 2014
Best movies of 2014
Best movies of 2013
Best movies of 2013
Best movies of 2012
Best movies of 2012
Best movies of 2011
Best movies of 2011
Good movies of 2010-2019
2010-2015 movies
Good movies of 2000-2009
2000-2009 movies
Good movies of 1990-1999
1990-1999 movies
Good movies of 1980-1989
1980-1989 movies
Good movies of 1970-1979
1970-1979 movies

Best action movies Best adventure movies Best animation movies Best biography movies Best comedy movies Best crime movies
Best documentary movies Best drama movies Best family movies Best disney movies Best fantasy movies Best history movies
Best horror movies Best mystery movies Best romance movies Best sci-fi movies Best thriller movies Best war movies

 

 

While general movie ratings are subjective and ignore individual preferences, some movies you must watch as they combine truly outstanding acting, screenplay and camera work.

Movie grossing reflects more on popularity than quality, still it is interesting to know top ten movie bestsellers: Avatar (US Box Office $761M), Titanic ($659M), The Avengers ($623M), The Dark Knight ($533M), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace ($475M), Star Wars ($461M), The Dark Knight Rises ($448M), Shrek 2 ($436M), The Hunger Games: Catching Fire ($425M), Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest ($423M).

The most prestigious American award of the film industry is Oscar - the famous Academy Award statuette. The most important Academy Awards, out of twenty-five technical and creative categories, are Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Writing. In its history, only three films have swept all five of them. It Happened One Night first accomplished this feat in 1934 and was voted the best for director Frank Capra, actress Claudette Colbert, actor Clark Gable, and writer Robert Riskin. Over forty years later, in 1975, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest swept the Awards for director Milos Forman, actress Louise Fletcher, actor Jack Nicholson, and writers Lawrence Hauben and Bo Goldman. In 1991 The Silence of the Lambs became the third film ranked to achieve this landmark for director Jonathan Demme, actress Jodie Foster, actor Anthony Hopkins, and writer Ted Tally. Ten latest Best Picture awards were: 12 Years a Slave (2013), Argo (2012), The Artist (2011), The King's Speech (2010), The Hurt Locker (2009), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), No Country for Old Men (2007), The Departed (2006), Crash (2005), Million Dollar Baby (2004).

Palme d'Or ("Golden Palm") is the most prestigious award given out at Cannes Film Festival for the best film. The highest prizes at Cannes, especially the Golden Palm, are considered the most prestigious of all motion-picture honors with the possible exception of the Academy Awards. Recent Palme d'or awards: Winter Sleep (2014), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Amour (2012), The Tree of Life (2011), Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010), The White Ribbon (2009), The Class (2008), 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007), The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006), L'enfant (2005), Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004).

Golden Globe Awards are given annually by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Motion picture awards include 15 categories such as Best Motion Picture - Drama, Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Animated Feature Film. Golden Globe Awards Ceremony is one of the most-watched movie award shows behind only the Oscars.

Metacritic carefully curate a large group of the world's most respected critics, assign scores to their reviews, and apply a weighted average to summarize the range of their opinions. The result is a single number that captures the essence of critical opinion in one Metascore. Metascores range from 0-100, with higher scores indicating better overall reviews. For the Best Movies of All Time list the following movies have the perfect 100 score: Balthazar, Lawrence of Arabia, The Wizard of Oz, Voyage to Italy, Best Kept Secret, The Godfather, The Leopard, The Conformist, Boyhood, Sweet Smell of Success, Fanny and Alexander.

The Tomatometer rating from Rotten Tomatoes is also based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics. The Tomatometer rating represents the percentage of professional critic reviews that are positive for a given film or television show. The Top 100 Movies Of All Time list based on the Tomatometer ratings starts with the following ten movies: The Wizard of Oz, Citizen Kane, The Godfather, The Third Man, A Hard Day's Night, Modern Times, All About Eve, Metropolis, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Laura.

IMDb is the most popular movie site with user polls and reviews. Its Top 250 list considers votes only from regular IMDb voters, making ratings even more balanced. Good Movies List utilizes IMDb users score as the most important ranking factor.

Best movies of all time

  1. The Shawshank Redemption
  2. The Godfather
  3. The Godfather: Part II
  4. Pulp Fiction
  5. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  6. The Dark Knight
  7. 12 Angry Men
  8. Schindler's List
  9. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  10. Fight Club
  11. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  12. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
  13. One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
  14. Inception
  15. Goodfellas
  16. Seven Samurai
  17. Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope
  18. Forrest Gump
  19. The Matrix
  20. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  21. City of God
  22. Se7en
  23. Once Upon a Time in the West
  24. The Silence of the Lambs
  25. The Usual Suspects
  26. Casablanca
  27. It's a Wonderful Life
  28. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark
  29. Rear Window
  30. Leon: The Professional
  31. Psycho
  32. Sunset Boulevard
  33. American History X
  34. City Lights
  35. Saving Private Ryan
  36. Memento
  37. Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  38. Apocalypse Now
  39. Spirited Away
  40. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  41. Modern Times
  42. Life Is Beautiful
  43. Alien
  44. The Pianist
  45. Back to the Future
  46. North by Northwest
  47. The Departed
  48. The Shining
  49. Intouchables
  50. Citizen Kane ...

Best new movies now in theaters

  1. Mommy
  2. Paddington
  3. Still Alice
  4. Selma
  5. American Sniper
  6. Two Days, One Night
  7. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
  8. Zero Motivation
  9. The Imitation Game
  10. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1...

Best movies of 2014

  1. Interstellar
  2. Whiplash
  3. PK
  4. Birdman
  5. Boyhood
  6. Gone Girl
  7. The Imitation Game
  8. Guardians of the Galaxy
  9. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  10. X-Men: Days of Future Past...

Recent online/Blu-ray good movie releases: The Drop, Gone Girl, Boyhood, The Equalizer, The Skeleton Twins.

You can rent or buy greatest films ever made to watch from the most reputable brands like Amazon, Netflix, Apple, Hulu, VUDU, CinemaNow, and Target Ticket on DVD, Blu-ray disks and in the streaming format to watch online. Create your own movie list from best movies presented on this site.

Amazon Instant Video gives you instant access to the great movies on a Mac or PC through your web browser without requiring the download of large files or installation of video player software. 24 or 48 hours rental for a film costs about $3. You can buy highest rated classic movies you want to watch any time for $7 and new motion picture releases (after completed cinema release) for $15. Amazon Prime for an annual membership fee of $79 gives you unlimited access to a subset of all available instant movies to watch online. And, of course, you can order traditional DVD and Blu-ray disks online from Amazon.com.

As a Netflix member you can instantly watch unlimited movies and TV episodes streaming over the Internet to computers and TVs for $8 monthly subscription. Additionally you can get DVD and Blu-ray discs by mail from Netflix. Unlimited DVDs (1 DVD out-at-a-time plan) is $8 a month. With DVDs by mail, you'll get an even broader selection of best films and TV episodes. You can exchange each DVD as often as you want with no due dates or late fees. To get more good movies from Netflix, you can add access to Blu-ray discs to your account at any time for an additional $2 a month. To find availability of the best movies on Netflix select your favorite category on this site and look for buttons with the Netflix logo.

In Apple's iTunes Store you can buy or rent very good movies to see in standard or high definition, download films from your list of the best movies and watch on your computer. With select films you get special features called iTunes Extras, which includes interviews, trailers, and photos. 24 hours rental for a film costs on average $3. You can purchase older motion pictures to your collection for $6 and latest releases for $15.

Hulu Plus lets you watch hit current and back season TV shows and acclaimed films anytime in HD for $8 a month with limited advertising. For example, it includes a list of 900 greatest movies from the Criterion Collection. Streaming to computers, TVs, mobile devices and game stations is supported.

VUDU lets you stream movies to Blu-ray players, computers, Internet-connected televisions, many of the gaming systems and mobile devices. VUDU does not have a monthly subscription fee, instead it works on a pay-per-view basis. You can rent a new movie for about $6, and buy for $17. VUDU has established content licensing contracts with all major movie studios as well as over 50 smaller and independent studios making almost every popular movie available for watching. It is also partnering with the movie-industry-backed UltraViolet to offer users a digital locker as well as digital versions to some DVD and Blu-ray purchased in retail stores.

CinemaNow is a very similar to VUDU movie streaming service available to viewers in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. You can rent a new movie release for about $6, and buy for $15-$20. It doesn't offer some discounts available from other services. Seamless playback provided from the cloud to hundreds of devices.

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