Greatest Movies Through 1960

Best Movies Compiled From Many Sources

* Other: Film Four’s 100 Greatest Films of All Time

England’s UK Channel 4 compiled their list of the Greatest Films of All Time.  Here is the list filtered for movies released through 1960:

  1. Some Like It Hot
  2. It’s A Wonderful Life
  3. Psycho
  4. Casablanca
  5. Citizen Kane
  6. Singin’ in the Rain
  7. The Wizard of Oz
  8. Vertigo
  9. Gone With The Wind
  10. The Third Man

That was their TOP TEN of movies released through 1960.  The rest of their list follows:

  1. Kind Hearts and Coronets
  2. Sunset Boulevard
  3. Rebel Without A Cause
  4. Seven Samurai
  5. A Matter of Life and Death
  6. La Dolce Vita
  7. Spartacus
  8. Metropolis
  9. King Kong
  10. The Searchers
  11. The Seventh Seal
  12. Brief Encounter
  13. Top Hat
  14. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  15. The Gold Rush
  16. High Noon
  17. The Adventures of Robin Hood
  18. Breathless
  19. Ice Cold in Alex
  20. Battleship Potemkin
  21. The African Queen
  22. The General
  23. Way Out West
  24. Henry V
  25. The Bride of Frankenstein
  26. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

The full list can be viewed online here: Film Four’s 100 greatest Films of All Time