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The Sight & Sound Top 250 Films

By Garth Franklin Friday August 17th 2012 09:37PM

After much media hoopla about "Vertigo" toppling "Citizen Kane" in its poll, Sight and Sound magazine have now released the full version of its once a decade 'Top 250 greatest films of all time' poll results via its website. The site also includes full on links showcasing Top Tens of the hundreds of film industry professionals who participated in the project.

For those who don't want to bother with the individual lists and to save you a bunch of clicking, below is a copy of the full 250 films that made the lists and how many votes they got to be considered for their positions:

1 - Vertigo (Hitchcock, 1958) [191 votes]
2 - Citizen Kane (Welles, 1941) [157 votes]
3 - Tokyo Story (Ozu, 1953) [107 votes]
4 - La Règle du jeu (Renoir, 1939) [100 votes]
5 - Sunrise: a Song for Two Humans (Murnau, 1927) [93 votes]
6 - 2001: A Space Odyssey (Kubrick, 1968) [90 votes]
7 - The Searchers (Ford, 1956) [78 votes]
8 - Man with a Movie Camera (Vertov, 1929) [68 votes]
9 - The Passion of Joan of Arc (Dreyer, 1927) [65 votes]
10 - 8 ½ (Fellini, 1963) [64 votes]
11 - Battleship Potemkin (Eisenstein, 1925) [63 votes]
12 - L’Atalante (Vigo, 1934) [58 votes]
13 - Breathless (Godard, 1960) [57 votes]
14 - Apocalypse Now (Coppola, 1979) [53 votes]
15 - Late Spring (Ozu, 1949) [50 votes]
16 - Au hasard Balthazar (Bresson, 1966) [49 votes]
17 - Seven Samurai (Kurosawa, 1954) [48 votes]
17 - Persona (Bergman, 1966)
19 - Mirror (Tarkovsky, 1974) [47 votes]
20 - Singin’ in the Rain (Donen & Kelly, 1951) [46 votes]
21 - L’avventura (Antonioni, 1960) [43 votes]
21 - Le Mépris (Godard, 1963)
21 - The Godfather (Coppola, 1972)
24 - Ordet (Dreyer, 1955) [42 votes]
24 - In the Mood for Love (Wong, 2000)
24 - Rashomon (Kurosawa, 1950)
27 - Andrei Rublev (Tarkovsky, 1966) [41 votes]
28 - Mulholland Drive (Lynch, 2001) [40 votes]
29 - Stalker (Tarkovsky, 1979) [39 votes]
29 - Shoah (Lanzmann, 1985)
31 - The Godfather Part II (Coppola, 1974) [38 votes]
31 - Taxi Driver (Scorsese, 1976)
33 - Bicycle Thieves (De Sica, 1948) [37 votes]
34 - The General (Keaton & Bruckman, 1926) [35 votes]
34 - Psycho (Hitchcock, 1960)
36 - Metropolis (Lang, 1927) [34 votes]
36 - Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles (Akerman, 1975)
36 - Sátántangó (Tarr, 1994)
39 - The 400 Blows (Truffaut, 1959) [33 votes]
39 - La dolce vita (Fellini, 1960)
41 - Journey to Italy (Rossellini, 1954) [32 votes]
41 - Pather Panchali (Ray, 1955)
43 - Some Like It Hot (Wilder, 1959) [31 votes]
43 - Gertrud (Dreyer, 1964)
43 - Pierrot le fou (Godard, 1965)
43 - Play Time (Tati, 1967)
43 - Close-Up (Kiarostami, 1990)
48 - The Battle of Algiers (Pontecorvo, 1966) [30 votes]
48 - Histoire(s) du cinéma (Godard, 1998)
50 - City Lights (Chaplin, 1931) [29 votes]
50 - Ugetsu monogatari (Mizoguchi, 1953)
50 - La Jetée (Marker, 1962)
53 - Rear Window [28 votes]
53 - North By Northwest
53 - Raging Bull
56 - M [27 votes]
57 - Touch of Evil [26 votes]
57 - The Leopard
59 - Sherlock Jr [25 votes]
59 - Sansho Dayu
59 - La Maman et la Putain
59 - Barry Lyndon
63 - Modern Times [24 votes]
63 - Sunset Blvd
63 - The Night of the Hunter
63 - Wild Strawberries
63 - Rio Bravo
63 - Pickpocket
69 - A Man Escaped [23 votes]
69 - Blade Runner
69 - Sans Soleil
69 - Blue Velvet
73 - La Grande Illusion [22 votes]
73 - Les Enfants du Paradis
73 - The Third Man
73 - L’eclisse
73 - Nashville
78 - Once Upon a Time in the West [21 votes]
78 - Chinatown
78 - Beau Travail
81 - Magnificent Ambersons [20 votes]
81 - Lawrence of Arabia
81 - Spirit of the Beehive
84 - Greed [19 votes]
84 - Casablanca
84 - Colour of Pomegrantes
84 - The Wild Bunch
84 - Fanny & Alexander
84 - A Brighter Summer Day
90 - Partie de campagne [18 votes]
90 - A Matter of Life and Death
90 - Aguirre, Wrath of God
93 - Intolerance [17 votes]
93 - Un chien andalou
93 - Colonel Blimp
93 - Madame de…
93 - Seventh Seal
93 - Imitation of Life
93 - Touki-Bouki
93 - A One and a Two
93 - Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
102 - Wavelength [16 votes]
102 - The Conformist
102 - The Travelling Players
102 - Meshes of the Afternoon
102 - Last Year At Marienbad
102 - Tree of Life
102 - Two or Three Things I Know About Her
102 - Ivan the Terrible
110 - The Lady Eve [15 votes]
110 - Los Olividados
110 - Bringing Up Baby
110 - Performance
110 - The Passenger
110 - Viridiana
110 - L’Age d’Or
117 - A Canterbury Tale [14 votes]
117 - Mouchette
117 - Dr. Strangelove
117 - Nosferatu
117 - The Red Shoes
117 - Trouble In Paradise
117 - A City of Sadness
117 - Amacord
117 - The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
117 - Days of Heaven
127 - Spring In a Small Town [13 votes]
127 - Do the Right Thing
127 - Out 1
127 - Tropical Malady
127 - The River
127 - Jules et Jim
127 - Pulp Fiction
127 - Meet Me In St. Louis
127 - L’Argent
127 - Ikiru
127 - Three Colours: Blue
127 - Don’t Look Now
127 - Celine and Julie Go Boating
127 - Annie Hall
127 - The Apartment
127 - The Last Laugh
127 - Hiroshima Mon Amour
144 - Blow-Up [12 votes]
144 - The Great Dictator
144 - Memories of Underdevelopment
144 - Diary of a Country Priest
144 - Chungking Express
144 - To Be or Not to Be
144 - A Woman Under the Influence
144 - Napoleon
144 - Vivre Sa Vie
144 - The Wizard of Oz
154 - Marketa Lazarová [11 votes]
154 - Hidden
154 - The Shining
154 - Solaris
154 - Chimes at Midnight
154 - The Gold Rush
154 - Letter From an Unknown Woman
154 - Brief Encounter
154 - In a Lonely Place
154 - Black Narcissus
154 - My Neighbor Totoro
154 - Only Angels Have Wings
154 - Vampyr
154 - Come and See
154 - Distant Voices, Still Lives
154 - Once Upon a Time in America
154 - Cries and Whispers
171 - King Kong [10 votes]
171 - The Werkmeister Harmonies
171 - Star Wars
171 - Notorious
171 - His Girl Friday
171 - Goodfellas
171 - The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
171 - A Trip To the Moon
171 - Sweet Smell of Success
171 - Kind Hearts and Coronets
171 - Tabu
171 - Earth
183 - Breaking the Waves [9 votes]
183 - The Grapes of Wrath
183 - Paris, Texas
183 - E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
183 - Faces
183 - Rome, Open City
183 - The Music Room
183 - The Story of the Late Chrysanthemums
183 - A Touch of Zen
183 - Listen to Britain
183 - Day of Wrath
183 - The Thin Red Line
183 - Eraserhead
183 - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
183 - The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
183 - The Conversation
183 - Out of the Past
183 - I Was Born, But…
183 - I Know Where I’m Going
202 - The Death of Mr. Lazarescu [8 votes]
202 - Red Desert
202 - Chelsea Girls
202 - Badlands
202 - Kings of the Road
202 - There Will Be Blood
202 - WALL-E
202 - Berlin Alexanderplatz
202 - Videodrome
202 - Daisies
202 - Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
202 - Manhattan
202 - Cleo from 5 to 7
202 - West of the Tracks
202 - Russian Ark
202 - A Tale of Tales
202 - Spirited Away
202 - La Strada
202 - Paisà
202 - The Shop Around the Corner
202 - The Big Sleep
202 - Killer of Sheep
202 - Wanda
202 - Germany Year Zero
202 - The Life of Oharu
202 - Army of Shadows
202 - Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom
202 - Duck Soup
202 - The Devil Probably
202 - The Turin Horse
202 - Love Streams
202 - The Exterminating Angel
202 - Floating Clouds
235 - The Piano [7 votes]
235 - Gone With the Wind
235 - Melancholia
235 - The House is Black
235 - The Cabinet of Dr - Caligari
235 - Red River
235 - A Clockwork Orange
235 - Two-Lane Blacktop
235 - An Autumn Afternoon
235 - The Thin Blue Line
235 - The World of Apu
235 - The Testament of Dr - Mabuse
235 - My Darling Clementine
235 - The Double Life of Veronique
235 - Kes
235 - Three Colours: Red
235 - The Big Lebowski
235 - The White Ribbon

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