AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies Nominees

The shortlist of 400 nominees for the American Film Institute's list of the hundred greatest American films.

Ratings by Sam.

Title Year Rating
Richard III 1912
Birth of a Nation, The 1915
Cheat, The 1915
Intolerance 1916
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 1916
Poor Little Rich Girl, The 1917
Within Our Gates 1920
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, The 1921
Kid, The 1921 8
Safety Last! 1923 8
Greed 1924
Thief of Bagdad, The 1924
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ 1925
Big Parade, The 1925
Gold Rush, The 1925 8
Phantom of the Opera, The 1925
General, The 1927 9
Jazz Singer, The 1927
Sunrise 1927 10
Wings 1927
Crowd, The 1928
Wind, The 1928
Broadway Melody, The 1929
All Quiet on the Western Front 1930
Morocco 1930
Cimarron 1931
City Lights 1931 9
Frankenstein 1931 8
Little Caesar 1931 6
Public Enemy, The 1931
Freaks 1932 8
Grand Hotel 1932 7
I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang 1932
Scarface 1932 9
Trouble in Paradise 1932 9
Cavalcade 1933
Duck Soup 1933 7
42nd Street 1933
King Kong 1933 8
She Done Him Wrong 1933
Sons of the Desert 1933
It Happened One Night 1934 8
Scarlet Empress, The 1934
Thin Man, The 1934 8
Personal History, Adventures, Experience, and Observation of David Copperfield, the Younger, The 1935
Mutiny on the Bounty 1935
A Night at the Opera 1935 9
Top Hat 1935
Camille 1936
Dodsworth 1936
Fury 1936
Great Ziegfeld, The 1936
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town 1936 6
Modern Times 1936 9
My Man Godfrey 1936 8
Swing Time 1936
Awful Truth, The 1937 10
Life of Emile Zola, The 1937
Lost Horizon 1937
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 1937 8
A Star Is Born 1937
Adventures of Robin Hood, The 1938 5
Boys Town 1938
Bringing Up Baby 1938 8
You Can't Take It with You 1938
Babes in Arms 1939
Beau Geste 1939
Destry Rides Again 1939 7
Gone with the Wind 1939 6
Goodbye, Mr. Chips 1939
Gunga Din 1939 6
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 1939 7
Ninotchka 1939 8
Only Angels Have Wings 1939
Stagecoach 1939
Wizard of Oz, The 1939 7
Wuthering Heights 1939
Young Mr. Lincoln 1939
Bank Dick, The 1940
Fantasia 1940
Grapes of Wrath, The 1940
His Girl Friday 1940 8
Mark of Zorro, The 1940
Philadelphia Story, The 1940 8
Pinocchio 1940 7
Rebecca 1940
Citizen Kane 1941 8
How Green Was My Valley 1941
Lady Eve, The 1941
Little Foxes, The 1941
Maltese Falcon, The 1941 7
Sergeant York 1941
Sullivan's Travels 1941 8
Bambi 1942 7
Casablanca 1942 10
Cat People 1942 7
Magnificent Ambersons, The 1942
Mrs. Miniver 1942
Now, Voyager 1942 5
Pride of the Yankees, The 1942
Road to Morocco 1942
To Be or Not to Be 1942 9
Woman of the Year 1942
Yankee Doodle Dandy 1942
Bataan 1943
Cabin in the Sky 1943
Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, The 1943 8
Ox-Bow Incident, The 1943
Shadow of a Doubt 1943
Double Indemnity 1944 9
Going My Way 1944
Hail the Conquering Hero 1944 7
Laura 1944
Meet Me in St. Louis 1944
Miracle of Morgan's Creek, The 1944 7
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo 1944
To Have and Have Not 1944
Lost Weekend, The 1945
Best Years of Our Lives, The 1946
Big Sleep, The 1946 8
Gilda 1946
It's a Wonderful Life 1946 6
My Darling Clementine 1946
Notorious 1946 8
Yearling, The 1946
Gentleman's Agreement 1947 4
Miracle on 34th Street 1947
Out of the Past 1947 9
Force of Evil 1948
Red River 1948
Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The 1948 8
Adam's Rib 1949 7
All the King's Men 1949 5
Gun Crazy 1949 9
Heiress, The 1949
Intruder in the Dust 1949
A Letter to Three Wives 1949
Sands of Iwo Jima 1949
Third Man, The 1949 7
Twelve O'Clock High 1949
White Heat 1949 8
All About Eve 1950 8
Cinderella 1950
Gunfighter, The 1950
Sunset Boulevard 1950 10
Winchester '73 1950 7
African Queen, The 1951 8
An American in Paris 1951
Day the Earth Stood Still, The 1951 7
A Place in the Sun 1951
Strangers on a Train 1951
A Streetcar Named Desire 1951 7
Greatest Show on Earth, The 1952
High Noon 1952 8
Quiet Man, The 1952
Singin' in the Rain 1952 9
Band Wagon, The 1953 6
From Here to Eternity 1953
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953
Shane 1953
Stalag 17 1953 9
War of the Worlds, The 1953
Caine Mutiny, The 1954
Carmen Jones 1954
On the Waterfront 1954 7
Rear Window 1954 9
Salt of the Earth 1954
A Star Is Born 1954
Blackboard Jungle 1955
East of Eden 1955
Lady and the Tramp 1955
Marty 1955
Mister Roberts 1955 7
Night of the Hunter, The 1955 8
Oklahoma! 1955
Rebel Without a Cause 1955
Seven Year Itch, The 1955
Around the World in Eighty Days 1956
Giant 1956
Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1956 8
Searchers, The 1956 8
Ten Commandments, The 1956
An Affair to Remember 1957 9
Bridge on the River Kwai, The 1957 7
Paths of Glory 1957 8
12 Angry Men 1957 9
Defiant Ones, The 1958
Gigi 1958 8
Run Silent Run Deep 1958
Touch of Evil 1958 7
Vertigo 1958 8
Anatomy of a Murder 1959 9
Ben-Hur 1959 4
Diary of Anne Frank, The 1959
Imitation of Life 1959
North by Northwest 1959 9
On the Beach 1959
Pillow Talk 1959
Shadows 1959
Some Like It Hot 1959 9
Apartment, The 1960 10
Elmer Gantry 1960
Psycho 1960 7
Spartacus 1960
Breakfast at Tiffany's 1961 7
El Cid 1961 5
Hustler, The 1961
Judgment at Nuremberg 1961 7
One Hundred and One Dalmatians 1961
A Raisin in the Sun 1961
Splendor in the Grass 1961
West Side Story 1961 8
Days of Wine and Roses 1962
Lawrence of Arabia 1962 7
Longest Day, The 1962
Manchurian Candidate, The 1962 9
To Kill a Mockingbird 1962 8
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 1962
Birds, The 1963 7
Cleopatra 1963
From Russia with Love 1963 7
Hud 1963
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World 1963 5
Pink Panther, The 1963
Tom Jones 1963
Americanization of Emily, The 1964
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964 10
Goldfinger 1964 7
Mary Poppins 1964 7
My Fair Lady 1964 6
Cat Ballou 1965
Doctor Zhivago 1965
Sound of Music, The 1965 9
Fantastic Voyage 1966
A Man for All Seasons 1966
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 1966
Barefoot in the Park 1967
Bonnie and Clyde 1967 6
Cool Hand Luke 1967 9
Graduate, The 1967 7
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner 1967 5
In Cold Blood 1967
In the Heat of the Night 1967
Jungle Book, The 1967
Two for the Road 1967
Bullitt 1968
Funny Girl 1968
Night of the Living Dead 1968
Oliver! 1968
Planet of the Apes 1968 8
Producers, The 1968 8
Rosemary's Baby 1968 8
2001: A Space Odyssey 1968
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 1969 8
Easy Rider 1969
Medium Cool 1969
Midnight Cowboy 1969
Wild Bunch, The 1969 7
Five Easy Pieces 1970
Little Big Man 1970
Love Story 1970
MASH 1970 7
Patton 1970
A Clockwork Orange 1971
Dirty Harry 1971 7
Fiddler on the Roof 1971
French Connection, The 1971
Last Picture Show, The 1971
McCabe & Mrs. Miller 1971 5
Cabaret 1972
Deliverance 1972 8
Godfather, The 1972 9
Last Tango in Paris 1972
Sounder 1972
American Graffiti 1973
Badlands 1973
Exorcist, The 1973
Mean Streets 1973
Sting, The 1973 8
Way We Were, The 1973
Blazing Saddles 1974 7
Chinatown 1974 9
Conversation, The 1974 9
Godfather: Part II, The 1974 7
Dog Day Afternoon 1975 6
Jaws 1975 9
Man Who Would Be King, The 1975
Nashville 1975
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 8
Rocky Horror Picture Show, The 1975 8
All the President's Men 1976 7
Carrie 1976 8
Network 1976 9
Outlaw Josey Wales, The 1976
Rocky 1976 8
Taxi Driver 1976 8
Annie Hall 1977 7
Close Encounters of the Third Kind 1977 5
Goodbye Girl, The 1977
Saturday Night Fever 1977
Star Wars 1977 7
Coming Home 1978
Days of Heaven 1978
Deer Hunter, The 1978
Grease 1978 7
Animal House 1978 6
Alien 1979 8
All That Jazz 1979
Apocalypse Now 1979
Breaking Away 1979
Kramer vs. Kramer 1979
Manhattan 1979
Atlantic City 1980
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back 1980 7
Melvin and Howard 1980
Ordinary People 1980
Raging Bull 1980
Return of the Secaucus 7 1980
Chariots of Fire 1981
On Golden Pond 1981
Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 7
Reds 1981
Blade Runner 1982 6
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 1982 7
Fast Times at Ridgemont High 1982 5
Gandhi 1982 7
Missing 1982
Sophie's Choice 1982
Tootsie 1982 8
Big Chill, The 1983
Local Hero 1983
Norte, El 1983
Return of the Jedi 1983 7
Right Stuff, The 1983
Risky Business 1983
Terms of Endearment 1983
Amadeus 1984 6
Beverly Hills Cop 1984 7
Ghost Busters 1984 6
Killing Fields, The 1984
Stranger Than Paradise 1984
Back to the Future 1985 7
Brazil 1985
Color Purple, The 1985 6
Out of Africa 1985
Witness 1985
Blue Velvet 1986
Children of a Lesser God 1986
Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986 5
Hannah and Her Sisters 1986
Platoon 1986 8
Broadcast News 1987 7
Fatal Attraction 1987
Last Emperor, The 1987
Lethal Weapon 1987 6
Moonstruck 1987
Untouchables, The 1987 7
Big 1988 6
Dangerous Liaisons 1988 6
Die Hard 1988 8
Last Temptation of Christ, The 1988
Rain Man 1988 8
Batman 1989 7
Born on the Fourth of July 1989 7
Dead Poets Society 1989
Do the Right Thing 1989 9
Driving Miss Daisy 1989
Field of Dreams 1989
Glory 1989
Sex, Lies, and Videotape 1989 7
Dances with Wolves 1990
Goodfellas 1990 9
Pretty Woman 1990 7
Beauty and the Beast 1991 7
Rambling Rose 1991
Silence of the Lambs, The 1991 9
Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991 9
Thelma & Louise 1991
Player, The 1992 7
Unforgiven 1992 9
Fugitive, The 1993 8
Joy Luck Club, The 1993
Jurassic Park 1993 8
Philadelphia 1993
Schindler's List 1993 9
Sleepless in Seattle 1993 7
Forrest Gump 1994 9
Lion King, The 1994
Pulp Fiction 1994 8
Shawshank Redemption, The 1994 6
Apollo 13 1995 8
Babe 1995 8
Braveheart 1995 8
Casino 1995 9
Leaving Las Vegas 1995
Sense and Sensibility 1995
Toy Story 1995 8
English Patient, The 1996
Fargo 1996 8
Jerry Maguire 1996 6