1. The Searchers- (Ford) – 1956
  2. Apocalypse Now- (F. Coppola) – 1979
  3. 2001: A Space Odyssey- (Kubrick)- 1968
  4. Raging Bull (Scorsese)- 1980
  5. Citizen Kane- (Welles)- 1941
  6. 8 ½ – (Fellini)- 1963
  7. Blade Runner- (Scott)- 1982
  8. Vertigo- (Hitchcock)- 1958
  9. La Dolce Vita- (Fellini)- 1960
  10. The Godfather- (F. Coppola)- 1972
  11. Bicycle Thieves – (De Sica)- 1948
  12. Lawrence of Arabia- (Lean) – 1962
  13. Stalker- (Tarkovsky)- 1979
  14. Seven Samurai- (Kurosawa)- 1954
  15. Jules and Jim (Truffaut)- 1962
  16. Breathless- (Godard) – 1960
  17. Sunrise- (Murnau)- 1927
  18. Breaking the Waves- (Von Trier)- 1996
  19. Goodfellas- (Scorsese)- 1990
  20. The Passion of Joan of Arc- (Dreyer)- 1928
  21. Rashoman- (Kurosawa)- 1950
  22. Persona- (Bergman)- 1966
  23. Intolerance (Griffith) 1916
  24. Battleship Potemkin- (Eisenstein)- 1925
  25. Pulp Fiction- (Tarantino)- 1994
  26. Godfather Part II (F. Coppola)- 1974
  27. Touch of Evil- (Welles)- 1958
  28. Casablanca (Curtiz)- 1942
  29. Rules of the Game- (Renoir)- 1939
  30. Psycho – (Hitchcock)- 1960
  31. Aguirre, the Wrath of God- (Herzog)- 1972
  32. Blue Velvet (Lynch)- 1986
  33. A Clockwork Orange- (Kubrick)- 1971
  34. Taxi Driver- (Scorsese)- 1976
  35. City Lights (Chaplin)- 1931
  36. The Third Man (Reed)- 1949
  37. Do the Right Thing- (Lee)- 1989
  38. The Earrings of Madame de… (Ophuls)- 1953
  39. Manhattan- (Allen)- 1979
  40. Magnolia- (PT Anderson)- 1999
  41. The Thin Red Line- (Malick)- 1998
  42. I Am Cuba- (Kalatozov)- 1964
  43. The 400 Blows- (Truffaut)- 1959
  44. M- (Lang)- 1931
  45. The Seventh Seal- (Bergman)- 1957
  46. The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly- (Leone)- 1966
  47. The Wild Bunch- (Peckinpah)- 1969
  48. Nashville- (Altman)- 1975
  49. Days of Heaven- (Malick)- 1978
  50. Mulholland Drive (Lynch)- 2001
  51. Rear Window- (Hitchcock)- 1954
  52. Once Upon a Time in the West- (Leone)- 1968
  53. Children of Men- (Cuaron)- 2006
  54. Metropolis (Lang)- 1927
  55. Pierrot le Fou- (Godard)- 1965
  56. Cries and Whispers- (Bergman)- 1972
  57. Lola Montes- (Ophuls)- 1955
  58. Annie Hall- (Allen)- 1977
  59. Brazil (Gilliam)- 1985
  60. The Shining- (Kubrick)- 1980
  61. Nosferatu- (Murnau)- 1922
  62. Shoot the Piano Player- (Truffaut)- 1960
  63. L’Avventura (Antonioni)- 1960
  64. Werckmeister Harmonies- (Tarr)- 2000
  65. Bringing up Baby- (Hawks)- 1938
  66. A Man Escaped- (Bresson)- 1956
  67. The Graduate- (Nichols)- 1967
  68. Chinatown- (Polanski)- 1974
  69. Gone with the Wind (Fleming)- 1939
  70.  Dekalog- (Kieslowski)- 1989
  71. Raiders of the Lost Ark- (Spielberg)- 1981
  72. The Big Sleep-(Hawks)- 1946
  73. Singin’ in the Rain- (Donan)- 1952
  74. North By Northwest- (Hitchcock)- 1959
  75. The Cook. The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (Greenaway)- 1989
  76. It’s a Wonderful Life- (Capra)- 1946
  77. Viridiana (Bunuel)- 1961
  78. Heat (Mann)- 1995
  79. The Wizard of Oz- (Fleming)- 1939
  80. Juliet of the spirits- (Fellini)- 1965
  81. The Birth of a Nation- (Griffith)- 1915
  82. Tokyo Story (Ozu)- 1953
  83. Stagecoach (Ford)- 1939
  84. Rio Bravo –(Hawks)- 1959
  85. The Conformist- (Bertolucci)- 1970
  86. La Strada (Fellini)- 1954
  87. JFK (Stone)- 1991
  88. Lost in Translation- (S. Coppola)- 2003
  89. The Royal Tenenbaums (W. Anderson)- 2001
  90. Umberto D (De Sica)- 1952
  91. Hannah and Her Sisters- (Allen)- 1986
  92. A Woman Under the Influence (Cassavettes)- 1974
  93. Boogie Nights (PT Anderson)- 1997
  94. In the Mood for Love (Wong Kar-wai) 2000
  95. The General (Keaton)- 1926
  96. Barry Lyndon (Kubrick)- 1975
  97. Rosemary’s Baby (Polanski)- 1968
  98. Fitzcarraldo (Herzog)- 1982
  99. Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (Peckinpah)- 1973
  100. Dead Ringers (Cronenberg)- 1988

Another 10 that just missed the cut

  • Amarcord (Fellini)- 1973
  • Before Sunset (Linklater)- 2004
  • The Blue Angel (Von Sternberg)- 1930
  • Cool Hand Luke (Rosenberg)- 1967
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (Kubrick)- 1964
  • Fargo (Coen)- 1996
  • Notorious (Hitchcock)- 1946
  • Modern Times (Chaplin)- 1936
  • Rocco and His Brothers- (Visconti)- 1960
  • Wild strawberries (Bergman)- 1957

5 Biggest movements in last 5 years

UP: Battleship Potemkin up 48 slots, do the right thing up 34, Mulholland drive up 30, magnolia up 29, rashoman up 26

DOWN:  singin’ in the rain down 55 slots, the conformist down 50, l’avventura down 43, Chinatown down 41

New Entries (20): dead ringers, fitzcarraldo, in the mood for love, boogie nights, woman under the influence, Hannah and her sisters, royal tenenbaums, lost in translation, birth of a nation, juliet of the spirits, the cook the thief, a man escaped,  shoot the piano player, Werckmeister Harmonies, the 400 blows, I am cuba, intolerance, nosferatu, children of men, lola montes

No longer on list from 2012 list: (20)- amarcord, cool hand luke, dr. Strangelove, rocco, wild strawberries, scarlett express, contempt, on the waterfront, duck soup, the apartment, man who shot liberty valance, white heat, red, cool hand luke, sunset boulevard, some like it hot, my Darlene clementine, treasure of sierra madre, pickpocket, grand illusion,

Count by directors: Kubrick (4), Hitchcock (4),  Fellini (4), Bergman (3), Scorsese (3), F. Coppola (3), Truffaut (3), Hawks (3), Allen (3),  Welles (2), Malick (2), Lynch (2), PT Anderson (2), Herzog (2), Peckinpah (2), Polanski (2), Griffith (2), Godard (2), Murnau (2), Kurosawa (2), Fleming (2), Leone (2), Lang (2), Ophuls (2), Ford (2)

Films by decade:

1910’s- 2 films (+2 from 2012)

1920’s- 6 films (+1 from 2012)

1930’s- 7 films (-3 from 2012)

1940’s- 6 films (-4 from 2012)

1950’s- 17 films (-2 from 2012)

1960’s- 19 films (-2 from 2012)

1970’s- 17 films (+1 from 2012)

1980’s- 12 films (+4 from 2012)

1990’s- 8 films no change

2000’s- 6 films (+5 from 2012)

 

Country of origin (by director’s birth)

USA- 45

Italy- 10

France- 10

UK- 9

Germany- 8

Japan- 3

Sweden- 3

Russia- 3

Denmark 2

Hungary – 2

Canada- 1

China- 1

Poland – 1

Mexico- 1

Spain- 1