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This list of movies is divided up into Ranked movies, which have been rated enough times to have a ranking, and then a list of other movies from this category/genre which haven't been rated enough times.

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Ranked Movies

Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
1
Brief Encounter
95.67%HBO Max, Criterion Channel, FlixFling
1
The Battle of Algiers
95.67%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
3
Psycho
94.94%None
4
Seven Samurai
94.25%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
5
North By Northwest
93.9%HBO Max
6
Goodfellas
93.82%Netflix, HBO Max
7
Godfather, The
93.54%Paramount Plus, Paramount+ Amazon Channel
8
Pulp Fiction
93.24%fuboTV, Showtime Amazon Channel, Showtime Roku Premium Channel, Showtime, DIRECTV, Spectrum On Demand
9
Lawrence of Arabia
93.1%None
10
Singin' In The Rain
92.8%HBO Max
11
Godfather: Part II, The
92.58%Paramount Plus, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, CBS
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
12
City Lights (1931)
92.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
12
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
92.5%Classix, FilmBox+
14
The General
92.33%Amazon Prime Video, Mubi, Classix, Paramount Plus, FilmBox+, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, EPIX Amazon Channel, Pure Flix, Mubi Amazon Channel, Fandor Amazon Channel, FlixFling
15
Citizen Kane
92.3%HBO Max, DIRECTV
16
Gone with the Wind
92.17%HBO Max
17
Some Like It Hot
92%DIRECTV
18
8 1/2
91.75%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
19
Taxi Driver
91.64%Netflix
20
The Great Dictator
91.4%HBO Max, Criterion Channel, IndieFlix
20
Tokyo Story
91.4%HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
22
Rear Window
91.38%None
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
23
Three Colors: Red
91.33%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
24
Wall-E
91%Disney Plus
25
Do the Right Thing
90.86%None
26
Notorious (1946)
90.5%FlixFling
26
Three Colors: Blue
90.5%HBO Max
28
Spirited Away
90.33%HBO Max
28
The Conversation
90.33%Amazon Prime Video, Paramount Plus, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, EPIX Amazon Channel, Epix Roku Premium Channel, DIRECTV, Epix, Spectrum On Demand
30
Casablanca
90%HBO Max, Spectrum On Demand
31
Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The
89.67%CBS
32
Vertigo
89.5%None
33
Touch of Evil
89.25%None
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
34
A Trip to the Moon
89%HBO Max, FilmBox+
34
Manhattan
89%Amazon Prime Video, Hoopla
36
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
88.86%None
37
Duck Soup (1933)
88.75%None
38
Chinatown
88.56%HBO Max, HBO Now, Hoopla, CBS, Max Go, DIRECTV, Spectrum On Demand
39
Sunset Blvd
88.5%Hoopla
40
His Girl Friday
88%Amazon Prime Video, Classix, fuboTV, Paramount Plus, FilmBox+, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, EPIX Amazon Channel, Hoopla, Pure Flix, Fandor Amazon Channel, FlixFling, TCM
40
Star Wars IV: A New Hope
88%Disney Plus, DIRECTV, TNT, TBS, Spectrum On Demand, tru TV
42
Apocalypse Now
87.82%None
43
2001: A Space Odyssey
87.64%HBO Max
44
King Kong (1933)
87.43%HBO Max, Epix Roku Premium Channel
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
45
Blade Runner
87.31%None
46
The Big Sleep
87%HBO Max
46
The Seventh Seal
87%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
48
There Will Be Blood
86.93%Hoopla
49
Sherlock, Jr.
86.75%Classix, Hoopla, FlixFling, IndieFlix
50
The Third Man
86.14%Criterion Channel, IndieFlix
51A Man Escaped 86%Criterion Channel
52Raging Bull 85.78%Amazon Prime Video, Criterion Channel
53Paris, Texas 85.67%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
54Thin Red Line, The 85.5%None
55Mulholland Drive 85.43%Mubi, Mubi Amazon Channel
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
56Bicycle Thieves 85%HBO Max, Criterion Channel, FilmBox+
56The Apartment 85%DIRECTV, Spectrum On Demand
58Wizard Of Oz, The 84.8%HBO Max
59Barry Lyndon 84.5%None
59Metropolis 84.5%Classix, FilmBox+, Hoopla, FlixFling, ARROW
61Blue Velvet 84%Hoopla
62Nosferatu (1922) 83.92%Classix, Cultpix, FilmBox+, AMC+ Amazon Channel, Hoopla, DIRECTV, Shudder, Screambox, The Film Detective, Shudder Amazon Channel, Screambox Amazon Channel, FlixFling, Spectrum On Demand, ARROW
63E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial 83.86%None
64My Neighbor Totoro 83.29%HBO Max
65Aguirre: The Wrath of God 83%History Vault, Fandor Amazon Channel
66Shining, The 82.06%HBO Max
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Ratings Breakdown
67Breathless 81.75%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
68A Clockwork Orange 81.63%HBO Max
69Annie Hall 81.45%Amazon Prime Video
70Wild Bunch, The (1969) 81.33%Classix, Spectrum On Demand
71Persona 79%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
72Melancholia 78%fuboTV, Magnolia Selects
73Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, The 71.25%Classix, AMC+ Amazon Channel, Hoopla, DIRECTV, Shudder, Screambox, Fandor Amazon Channel, Screambox Amazon Channel, Spectrum On Demand, ARROW
74Tree of Life, The 69.69%None
75Eraserhead 66%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Rank Movie Avg Streaming Options Reviewer Ratings


Un-Ranked Movies

Movie Current Avg Streaming
A Touch of Zen 100%Criterion Channel
Army of Shadows 100%None
Breaking the Waves 100%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Come and See 100%Criterion Channel
Kes 100%Amazon Prime Video, Hoopla
Mirror 100%FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
Pather Panchali 100%HBO Max, Criterion Channel, Eros Now
Sans Soleil 100%Criterion Channel, Kanopy
Stalker 100%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp 100%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Daisies 98.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Greed 98.5%Classix
Modern Times 98.5%Criterion Channel, HBO Max
Rashomon 98.5%HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
Red River 98.5%DIRECTV
Searchers, The 98.5%None
The Night of the Hunter 98.5%Hoopla
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul 97%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Amarcord 97%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Andrei Rublev 97%FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
Blow-Up 97%HBO Max, DIRECTV, TCM
Cries and Whispers 97%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Days of Heaven 97%None
Don't Look Now 97%None
Faces 97%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Imitation of Life 97%None
In a Lonely Place 97%None
Jules and Jim 97%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Kind Hearts and Coronets 97%None
M 97%Classix, HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
Man with a Movie Camera 97%DOCSVILLE
Mouchette 97%Criterion Channel
Piano, The 97%None
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Playtime 97%Criterion Channel
Sweet Smell of Success 97%Amazon Prime Video, Hoopla
The Adventure 97%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The Double Life of Veronique 97%Criterion Channel, Mubi Amazon Channel
The Grapes of Wrath 97%None
The Leopard 97%None
The Rules of the Game 97%Criterion Channel, TCM
Once Upon a Time in America 95%Netflix, Hulu
Au Hasard Balthazar 94%Criterion Channel
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives 94%Fandor Amazon Channel
La Dolce Vita 93.5%None
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Nashville 93.5%None
The 400 Blows 93.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The Gold Rush 93.5%HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel, History Vault
Wild Strawberries 93.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The Thin Blue Line 92.5%AMC+ Amazon Channel, Criterion Channel, DIRECTV
Black Narcissus 90%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The Last Laugh 90%None
Badlands 89%None
La Strada 88.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Once Upon a Time in the West 88.5%fuboTV, DIRECTV, Spectrum On Demand
The Passion of Joan of Arc 88.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel, FlixFling
Movie Current Avg Streaming
My Life to Live 88%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Out of the Past 88%None
Yi Yi: A One and a Two 88%Criterion Channel
Turin Horse, The 85%Mubi, Topic, Mubi Amazon Channel
Solaris 83.5%HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie 83.5%Criterion Channel
Un Chien Andalou 83.5%Fandor Amazon Channel, FlixFling, IndieFlix
Cleo from 5 to 7 80.5%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Battleship Potemkin 80%Classix, HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel, FlixFling
Late Spring 80%HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
Rio Bravo 80%DIRECTV, TCM
Movie Current Avg Streaming
The Red Shoes 80%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The River 80%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
The Spirit of the Beehive 80%Criterion Channel
Ugetsu 80%HBO Max, FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
Chungking Express 76%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Intolerance 75%Amazon Prime Video, Paramount Plus, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, EPIX Amazon Channel, Paramount+ Roku Premium Channel, Epix Roku Premium Channel, DIRECTV, Fandor Amazon Channel, FlixFling
Videodrome 74.5%None
Contempt 70%Criterion Channel
Ordet 70%Criterion Channel
The Jetty 70%Criterion Channel
Red Desert 64%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Movie Current Avg Streaming
The Conformist 63.5%None
Bringing Up Baby 62.5%DIRECTV, TCM, Spectrum On Demand
The Exterminating Angel 60%FilmBox+, Criterion Channel
The Passenger 53.5%None
2 or 3 Things I Know About Her 52%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
My Darling Clementine 52%Starz Play Amazon Channel, Starz Roku Premium Channel, Starz, DIRECTV, Spectrum On Demand
Meet Me in St. Louis 34%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
Fanny & Alexander 11.6%HBO Max, Criterion Channel
A Brighter Summer Day 0%None.
A Canterbury Tale 0%None.
A City of Sadness 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
A Day in the Country 0%None.
A Matter of Life and Death 0%None.
A Woman Under the Influence 0%None.
An Autumn Afternoon 0%None.
Apur Sansar 0%None.
Beau travail 0%None.
Berlin Alexanderplatz 0%None.
Céline and Julie Go Boating 0%None.
Chelsea Girls 0%None.
Children of Paradise 0%None.
Chimes at Midnight 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Day of Wrath 0%None.
Diary of a Country Priest 0%None.
Distant Voices, Still Lives 0%None.
Floating Clouds 0%None.
Germany, Year Zero 0%None.
Gertrud 0%None.
Grand Illusion 0%None.
Hidden 3D 0%None.
Hiroshima Mon Amour 0%None.
I Know Where I'm Going! 0%None.
I Was Born, But... 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Ikiru 0%None.
In the Mood for Love 0%None.
Ivan the Terrible, Part I 0%None.
Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles 0%None.
Journey to Italy 0%None.
Killer of Sheep 0%None.
Kings of the Road 0%None.
L'Âge d'Or 0%None.
L'Argent 0%None.
L'Atalante 0%None.
L'Eclisse 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Last Year at Marienbad 0%None.
Letter from an Unknown Woman 0%None.
Listen to Britain 0%None.
Love Streams 0%None.
Marketa Lazarová 0%None.
Memories of Underdevelopment 0%None.
Napoleon 0%None.
Only Angels Have Wings 0%None.
Out 1 0%None.
Paisan 0%None.
Performance 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Pickpocket 0%None.
Pierrot le Fou 0%None.
Rome, Open City 0%None.
Russian Ark 0%None.
Sansho the Bailiff 0%None.
Satantango 0%None.
Shoah 0%None.
Spring in a Small Town 0%None.
Tabu 0%None.
Tale of Tales 0%None.
The Color of Pomegranates 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
The Death of Mr. Lazarescu 0%None.
The Devil, Probably 0%None.
The Earrings of Madame de... 0%None.
The House Is Black 0%None.
The Life of Oharu 0%None.
The Magnificent Ambersons 0%None.
The Mother and the Whore 0%None.
The Music Room 0%None.
The Shop Around the Corner 0%None.
The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum 0%None.
The Testament of Dr. Mabuse 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 0%None.
The Travelling Players 0%None.
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg 0%None.
The Young and the Damned 0%None.
Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks 0%None.
To Be or Not to Be 0%None.
Touki Bouki 0%None.
Tropical Malady 0%None.
Trouble in Paradise 0%None.
Two-Lane Blacktop 0%None
Vampyr 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming
Viridiana 0%None.
Wanda 0%None.
Wavelength 0%None.
Werckmeister Harmonies 0%None.
Movie Current Avg Streaming