The Best Movies of All Time

These are the best movies of all time, ranked by movie experts and film fans alike. What are the greatest movies of all time? This list of the top films ever made was created by taking best movie suggestions from Ranker users and letting them vote to determine which films are the best ever ma...
  1. 49,721
    12,988
    The Godfather Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall
  2. 49,165
    14,223
    The Shawshank Redemption Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins
  3. 46,892
    23,914
    Pulp Fiction John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman
  4. 46,448
    13,108
    Star Wars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher
  5. 46,400
    25,692
    Forrest Gump Tom Hanks, Kurt Russell
  6. 45,736
    22,507
    The Dark Knight Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman
  7. 43,517
    11,413
    Goodfellas Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci
  8. 42,175
    13,003
    The Godfather Part II Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall
  9. 42,116
    21,392
    Fight Club Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter
  10. 41,738
    27,804
    Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen
  11. 40,878
    27,163
    The Matrix Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss
  12. 39,603
    23,982
    Schindler's List Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley
  13. 37,728
    14,390
    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill
  14. 35,944
    24,454
    Saving Private Ryan Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel
  15. 34,110
    16,064
    Gladiator Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen
  16. 32,569
    8,201
    The Silence of the Lambs Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak
  17. 32,484
    9,194
    Back to the Future Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson
  18. 31,787
    26,925
    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler
  19. 31,751
    19,202
    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler
  20. 31,019
    12,696
    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Christopher Lloyd
  21. 30,604
    24,598
    Casablanca Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre
  22. 27,694
    10,827
    Braveheart Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson
  23. 27,572
    27,054
    Apocalypse Now Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall
  24. 26,255
    9,771
    The Shining Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers
  25. 25,357
    20,840
    Citizen Kane Orson Welles, Alan Ladd, Agnes Moorehead