Thousands of movies are released every year. Out of which only a few are acknowledged best. There are greatest movies from 30’s, 50’s, 60’s, 80’s and greatest modern movies. Mostly, the movies from the 20th century are accomplished best of the best.
Today we are presenting you the top 10 greatest movies of all time or you can just say top 10 must see movies of all time. The top movies list is made according to their success among the audiences and also included that I personally liked the most.
Note: The list might go differently on the search on the Internet.
Top 10 Greatest Movies Of All Time
Taxi Driver (1977)
Taxi Driver is one of the greatest films of all time. A total masterpiece from one of the greatest directors Martin Scorsese, Taxi Driver is a story about a psychopathic taxi driver suffering from insomnia who wanted to change the everything happening bad around him. Although Robert De Niro won his only Oscar from “Raging Bull” but the performance by him in this movie was the career-defining. The infamous dialogue scene “YOU TALKIN’ TO ME?” is popular among all which was wonderfully improvised by Niro.
The Lord of the Rings (2001, 2002, 2003)
The Lord of the Rings is one of the excellent trilogy movies. All the 3 movies directed by fall under the 100 most famous movies of all time. All the fighting scenes and actions are way better than the Harry Porter movies.
This horror/thriller movie and world class acting from Anthony Perkins are worth to watch. A great theme song and beautiful story are other best of Psycho. Wherever you go you will find this movie in 20 best movies of all time. Psycho is one of the best horror movies which is based on the novel by Robert Bloch.
Inception is the best science fiction movie in the world. Christopher Nolan has proved that he is the successful filmmakers of the current era. The great concept of the movie because no had ever thought of entering inside others dream and stealing the secrets. The corridor action scene is one of the best action scenes of Hollywood. Also, the acting is outstanding from every actor especially Leonardo de Caprio.
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Gone with the Wind is the movie that has won 8 Oscars. This movie won the Academy Award for the Best Picture. No better romantic movie can be made than Gone with the Wind and that too during the time of World War. The movie “Gone with the Wind” is the alteration of the novel.
The Dark Knight (2008)
The Dark Knight is a batman superhero movie and yet falls in best movies of all time. Christopher Nolan did this again. The Dark Knight is full of suspense and fight sequence. The legendary and oscar winning act from late Heath Ledger aka The Joker are the major reason why The Dark Knight is among the greatest.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
The combination of world class acting from John Travolta, Samual Jackson and Uma Thurman & best direction ever by genius Quentin Tarantino had made this movie in the top movies ever. The script is good, the music is good and the chronology is good. The movie is most popular for its violence, stylish dialogues and pop culture references.
Schindler’s List (1993)
Here’re one of the greatest movies of all time. Steven Spielberg is good at making such wonderful masterpieces. The story is from World War II and is the adaptation of the novel Schindler’s Ark by Thomas Keneally. The movie won 7 Oscars including Acadamy Award for the Best picture.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
The IMDB rating of this movie is highest ever (9.3). The movie stars the legendary actor Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins. The story of the movie tells about the Andy Dufresne, a prisoner, who escapes from prison later. This great movie won no any Oscars, however, is considered among the top must-see movies of all time.
The Godfather (1972, 1974, 1990)
The Godfather is the greatest movies of all time. Marlon Brando, Al Pacino and Robert de Niro as the lead actors are the lead actors of this crime based movie. The movie has 3 parts and all three parts are best. The first part of the movie won 3 Oscars and 3rd one won 6 Oscars.
The other greatest movies of all time are:
- Fight Club
- The Matrix
- The Wizard of Oz (1939)
- Raging Bull (1980)
- Casablanca (1942)
- Citizen Kane (1941)
- One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
- 12 Angry Men (1957)
- Star Wars, and much more.
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