Just so you can have an idea about my film tastes, these are some of my favorite movies. I’m in love with plenty other movies than just the ones I list here, but I can’t list all of them.
The Top 25 (in alphabetical order):
8 1/2, 2001: a Space Odyssey, Ali: Fear Eats the Soul, Au hasard balthazar, Apocalypse Now, Being There, Belle de Jour, The Bicycle Thief, Citizen Kane, The Conversation, F for Fake, Five Easy Pieces, The Godfather I & II, It’s a Gift, The Last Laugh, The Lost Weekend, Man with the Movie Camera, Modern Times, Sherlock Jr., Shock Corridor, Sleeping Beauty, Sullivan’s Travels, The Third Man, Ugetsu
The others (in alphabetical order):
3 Women, 12 Angry Men, The 400 Blows, Aguirre: the Wrath of God, Airplane!, All That Heaven Allows, All That Jazz, Amadeus, Angels with Dirty Faces, Annie Hall, The Apartment, Autumn Sonata, The Band Wagon, Beauty and the Beast (1946), The Best Years of Our Lives, Big Deal on Madonna Street, The Big Red One, Black Orpheus, Blazing Saddles, Bonnie and Clyde, Bringing Up Baby, The Browning Version, Carnal Knowledge, Charade, The Children are Watching Us, The China Syndrome, The Circus, City Lights, A Clockwork Orange, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Come Back Little Sheba, Coming Home, The Court Jester, Cries and Whispers, Crimes and Misdemeanors, Dark City, Day for Night, The Day the Earth Stood Still, The Deer Hunter, The Devil and Daniel Webster, Diner, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Divorce Italian Style, Do the Right Thing, Don’t Look Now, Down by Law, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1932), Dr. Strangelove, Duck Soup, E.T., Easy Rider, Eraserhead, A Face in the Crowd, Fantasia, Frenzy, Full Metal Jacket, Gentleman’s Agreement, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Gimme Shelter, The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, GoodFellas, Grand Hotel, The Grapes of Wrath, The Great Dictator, Great Expectations, Grey Gardens, Groundhog Day, Harvey, Heaven Can Wait (1943), How to Marry a Millionaire, I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang, Imitation of Life (1959), It’s a Wonderful Life, Joe, The Kid, The Killers (1964), La Strada, Little Caesar, The Long Good Friday, M, M. Hulot’s Holiday, The Man Who Would Be King, Manhattan, Marty, Mon Oncle, Monsieur Verdoux, Moonstruck, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Mulholland Dr., My Darling Clementine, My Man Godfrey, My Neighbor Totoro, My Night at Maud’s, Natural Born Killers, The Navigator, Network, Ninotchka, Nosferatu, Oliver Twist (1948), One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Ordinary People, Our Hospitality, The Palm Beach Story, Paper Moon, Paradise Lost, Paths of Glory, Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, Peeping Tom, Persona, Pinocchio (1940), Pixote, Playtime, The Producers, Psycho, Raging Bull, Rashômon, Rebel Without a Cause, Requiem for a Heavyweight, Robocop, Roger & Me, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (TV), Safety Last!, Scarface (1932), Scenes from a Marriage, The Searchers, Secrets & Lies, The Seven Year Itch, The Shop Around the Corner, The Shop on Main Street, A Shot in the Dark, Singin’ in the Rain, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Some Like it Hot, Spirited Away, Taxi Driver, This is Spinal Tap, Throne of Blood, To Be or Not to Be, The Trial, Trouble in Paradise, Two for the Road, Un Chien Andalou, Walkabout, Wings of Desire, The Wizard of Oz, A Woman Under the Influence, Written on the Wind, Yellow Submarine, You Can’t Take It With You, Young Frankenstein