Some of the greatest movies of all time.

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The list author says: "All of these movies shaped cinema in some form of way. There were a lot that I left out and a lot that I didn't see yet, but still a list of great movies!"
Citizen Kane (70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition)
1.  Citizen Kane (70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Orson Welles
The list author says:
  "Even though it's not my personal favorite, "Citizen Kane" simply is the greatest film of all time."
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Casablanca (Ultimate Collector's Edition)
2.  Casablanca (Ultimate Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Humphrey Bogart
The list author says:
  ""Casablanca" is the definitive romance film, starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,764 customer reviews) | 12 customer discussions

The Godfather: The Coppola Restoration
3.  The Godfather: The Coppola Restoration DVD ~ Marlon Brando
The list author says:
  ""The Godfather" films are all Francis Ford Coppola masterpieces that you simply can't forget."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,903 customer reviews) | 11 customer discussions

Gone with the Wind (Two-Disc 70th Anniversary Edition)
4.  Gone with the Wind (Two-Disc 70th Anniversary Edition) DVD ~ Clark Gable
The list author says:
  ""Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn." Arguably the most epic romance film of all time."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,002 customer reviews) | 32 customer discussions

Singin' in the Rain (Two-Disc Special Edition)
5.  Singin' in the Rain (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Gene Kelly
The list author says:
  ""What a glorious feeling!" The greatest musical of all time, and the ultimate feel-good movie."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (938 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Wizard of Oz (Two-Disc 70th Anniversary Edition)
6.  The Wizard of Oz (Two-Disc 70th Anniversary Edition) DVD ~ Judy Garland
The list author says:
  "Wonderful Technicolor musical masterpiece starring none other than Judy Garland! "Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.""
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,962 customer reviews) | 67 customer discussions

Sunset Boulevard (Special Collector's Edition)
7.  Sunset Boulevard (Special Collector's Edition) DVD ~ William Holden
The list author says:
  "Gloria Swanson and William Holden star in this twisted Billy Wilder masterpiece of a drama."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (442 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Schindler's List (Widescreen Edition)
8.  Schindler's List (Widescreen Edition) DVD ~ Liam Neeson
The list author says:
  "This film is 3 hours of the depressing coldness of the Holocaust, but it truly is a beautiful film that's one of the greatest of all time."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,479 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

2001 - A Space Odyssey (Two-Disc Special Edition)
9.  2001 - A Space Odyssey (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Keir Dullea
The list author says:
  "A Stanley Kubrick sci-fi masterpiece. It's 2 1/2 hours of some of the most beautiful visual effects of all time along a thought provoking storyline. It's fantastic."
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All About Eve
10.  All About Eve DVD ~ Bette Davis
The list author says:
  "Bette Davis stars as Margo Channing is this bitchy drama about career-backstabbing. Also includes a small part with Marilyn Monroe!"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (412 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Some Like It Hot (Collector's Edition)
11.  Some Like It Hot (Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Marilyn Monroe
The list author says:
  ""Well, nobody's perfect!" One of Billy Wilder's finest films that stars Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, and Tony Curtis. Did I mention it's hilarious?"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (457 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

It's A Wonderful Life (Two-Disc Collector's Set)
12.  It's A Wonderful Life (Two-Disc Collector's Set) DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "The best Christmas movie ever! It has an inspiring message and an amazing story. It's a truly a heartwarming Frank Capra masterpiece starring Jimmy Stewart as George Bailey."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,523 customer reviews) | 16 customer discussions

The Grapes of Wrath
13.  The Grapes of Wrath DVD ~ Henry Fonda
The list author says:
  "Very inspiring movie based on the Steinbeck novel set during the Great Depression. Stars Henry Fonda."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (301 customer reviews)

The African Queen
14.  The African Queen DVD ~ Katharine Hepburn
The list author says:
  "Film that includes the best actor (Humphrey Bogart) and the best actress (Katharine Hepburn) [according to the AFI]), that's set in Africa? I think so!"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (648 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
15.  Mr. Smith Goes to Washington DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "A truly powerful film directed by Frank Capra and starring Jimmy Stewart."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (359 customer reviews)

Apocalypse Now: Redux
16.  Apocalypse Now: Redux DVD ~ Francis Ford Coppola
The list author says:
  "Arguably the greatest war film ever made. Francis Ford Coppola directs this masterpiece."
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A Clockwork Orange (Two-Disc Special Edition)
17.  A Clockwork Orange (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Malcolm McDowell
The list author says:
  "One of Stanley Kubrick's most brilliant films with a thought-provoking message, and also stars Malcolm McDowell in his most definitive character, Alex DeLarge. "I was cured, alright!""
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,138 customer reviews) | 10 customer discussions

Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (40th Anniversary Special Edition)
18.  Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (40th Anniversary Special Edition) DVD ~ Peter Sellers
The list author says:
  "Another Stanley Kubrick masterpiece! It's a black comedy starring Peter Sellers, in three different roles!"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (786 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

It Happened One Night
19.  It Happened One Night DVD ~ Clark Gable
The list author says:
  "Heartwarming Frank Capra film starring Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (280 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Jaws (Two-Disc 30th Anniversary Edition)
20.  Jaws (Two-Disc 30th Anniversary Edition) DVD ~ Roy Scheider
The list author says:
  ""You're gonna need a bigger boat." "Jaws" is a heartstopping and memorable Steven Spielberg masterpiece."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,370 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Griffith Masterworks (The Birth of a Nation / Intolerance / Broken Blossoms / Orphans of the Storm / Biograph Shorts 1909-1913)
21.  Griffith Masterworks (The Birth of a Nation / Intolerance / Broken Blossoms / Orphans of the Storm / Biograph Shorts 1909-1913) DVD ~ D.W. Griffith
The list author says:
  "Both "The Birth of a Nation" and "Intolerance" should be remembered as very early (1915 and 1916) and powerful D.W. Griffith masterpieces. Both are almost 100 years old."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Alfred Hitchcock: The Essentials Collection - Limited Edition
22.  Alfred Hitchcock: The Essentials Collection - Limited Edition DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "All 5 films, "Psycho", "Vertigo", "Rear Window", "North by Northwest", and "The Birds" are Alfred Hitchcock masterpieces that will live on for decades to come."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (192 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Doctor Zhivago (Two-Disc Special Edition)
23.  Doctor Zhivago (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Omar Sharif
The list author says:
  "A David Lean epic film about love and the Russian Revolution. It's truly magnificent!"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (715 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Philadelphia Story
24.  The Philadelphia Story DVD ~ Cary Grant
The list author says:
  "Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, and James Stewart (some of my all-time favorite actors) star in this funny and entertaining romantic comedy."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (440 customer reviews)

Bringing Up Baby
25.  Bringing Up Baby DVD ~ Katharine Hepburn
The list author says:
  "I have to say that in my opinion, this is the funniest old movie of all time! Katharine Hepburn is absolutely hilarious in this film, alongside Cary Grant. It's one of my all-time favorites!"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (348 customer reviews)

GoodFellas (Two-Disc Special Edition)
26.  GoodFellas (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Robert De Niro
The list author says:
  "Martin Scorsese's finest film! Also one of the finest gangster films of all time!"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,502 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

The French Connection
27.  The French Connection DVD ~ Gene Hackman
The list author says:
  "This film just had to inspire some of the gritty-documentary-like films that we see today. Deserved the 1971 Academy Award for Best Picture"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Saving Private Ryan (Two-Disc Special Edition)
28.  Saving Private Ryan (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Tom Hanks
The list author says:
  "One of the most powerful and realistic war films ever made."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,278 customer reviews) | 17 customer discussions

The Sound of Music (Two-Disc 40th Anniversary Special Edition)
29.  The Sound of Music (Two-Disc 40th Anniversary Special Edition) DVD ~ Julie Andrews
The list author says:
  ""The hills are alive with the Sound of Music" in this beautiful and entertaining 3-hour musical. It's worth watching over and over and over."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,244 customer reviews) | 22 customer discussions

City Lights: The Chaplin Collection (Two-Disc Special Edition)
30.  City Lights: The Chaplin Collection (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Charles Chaplin
The list author says:
  "Cute and heartwarming Charlie Chaplin film."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

High Noon (Two-Disc Ultimate Collector's Edition)
31.  High Noon (Two-Disc Ultimate Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Gary Cooper
The list author says:
  "One of the greatest Westerns of all time! Stars Gary Cooper and the beautiful Grace Kelly."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (370 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Roman Holiday (Special Collector's Edition)
32.  Roman Holiday (Special Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Gregory Peck
The list author says:
  "Heartwarming, funny, exciting, charming. Those are some words you can use to describe this absolutely wonderful film starring the amazing Audrey Hepburn (in her debut role) and Gregory Peck."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (417 customer reviews)

Breakfast At Tiffany's (Centennial Collection)
33.  Breakfast At Tiffany's (Centennial Collection) DVD ~ Audrey Hepburn
The list author says:
  "This just has to be the most iconic movie of all time. Audrey Hepburn stars as Holly Golightly, in her signature role. Also my favorite movie of all time!"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (706 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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