Since 1952, every ten years Sight & Sound Magazine polls critics, writers, distributors, academics, and cinephiles worldwide to determine the greatest films of all time. Combing through 846 top-ten lists, comprising 2,045 different films, their 50 Greatest Films of All Time stands as one of the most trusted guides to cinema. Rest assured you will not be let down by any of these films. Sight & Sound Magazine is a monthly film magazine published by the British Film Institute.
Directed by:F.W. Murnau
Considered by many to be the finest silent film ever made by a Hollywood studio, F.W. Murnau's Su...
Directed by:Stanley Kubrick
Genre: Science Fiction
A mind-bending sci-fi symphony, Stanley Kubrick's landmark 1968 epic pushed the limits of narrati...
Directed by:Dziga Vertov
Soviet director Dziga Vertov's experimental film grew out of his belief, shared by his editor, El...
Directed by:Carl Theodor Dreyer
The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) is widely regarded as Danish director Car...
Directed by:Chantal Akerman
A classic of both feminist and experimental filmmaking, Chantal Akerman's marathon dissection of ...
Directed by:Jean-Luc Godard
Cinematic pioneer Jean-Luc Godard redefined film with such masterful features as Contempt, Breath...