Website: They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? is a website devoted to great directors, and maintains a comprehensive list of the top 1,000 films, as voted by over 3,000 film critics, directors, scholars, and others involved in the medium from around the world. They also have a list for the 250 most acclaimed films of the 21st century.

The Top 25 as of the 2015 update:

  1. Citizen Kane
  2. Vertigo
  3. 2001: A Space Odyssey
  4. Tokyo Story
  5. The Rules Of The Game
  6. 8
  7. The Godfather
  8. Sunrise
  9. Seven Samurai
  10. The Searchers
  11. Battleship Potemkin
  12. Apocalypse Now
  13. Bicycle Thieves
  14. Breathless
  15. The Passion of Joan of Arc
  16. Singin' in the Rain
  17. L'Atalante
  18. Man with a Movie Camera
  19. Taxi Driver
  20. Rashomon
  21. The Godfather Part II
  22. Raging Bull
  23. Persona
  24. Lawrence of Arabia
  25. The 400 Blows


Alternative Title(s):

They Shoot Pictures Dont They