The Godfather (1972)
| Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 100 | Earnings: $134.82M
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 94 | Earnings: $377.02M
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.
Schindler's List (1993)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 93 | Earnings: $96.07M
In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 92 | Earnings: $313.84M
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $216.12M
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 89 | Earnings: $46.84M
The story of Henry Hill and his life through the teen years into the years of mafia, covering his relationship with his wife Karen Hill and his Mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVito in the Italian-American crime syndicate.
Taxi Driver (1976)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 93 | Earnings: null
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, while attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
| Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: $57.30M
The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 88 | Earnings: $340.48M
While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
| Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $28.34M
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 100 | Earnings: $6.00M
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.
The Dark Knight (2008)
| Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $533.32M
When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.
No Country for Old Men (2007)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 91 | Earnings: $74.27M
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 89 | Earnings: $34.13M
When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 84 | Earnings: $130.73M
A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.
The Departed (2006)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: $132.37M
An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 87 | Earnings: $380.96M
Harry, Ron, and Hermione search for Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes in their effort to destroy the Dark Lord as the final battle rages on at Hogwarts.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $112.00M
A criminal pleads insanity after getting into trouble again and once in the mental institution rebels against the oppressive nurse and rallies up the scared patients.
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $16.50M
Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.