HFR 100 Best Films of All Time

Big Sleep

Second annual Hazony Family Rankings (HFR) of the 100 Best Films of All Time. These are 2017 rankings, updated on January 1 of this year.  

We’re excited to see the Bogart/Bacall film noir classic The Big Sleep top the chart this year at number 1.

  1. The Big Sleep
  2. The Lord of the Rings
  3. Cinderella Man
  4. The Godfather
  5. Raiders of the Lost Ark
  6. Unforgiven
  7. Braveheart
  8. 3:10 to Yuma  [2007]
  9. True Lies
  10. The Sting
  11. The Godfather II
  12. Heathers
  13. The Wedding Singer
  14. The Matrix
  15. Family Man
  16. The Incredibles
  17. The Departed
  18. Slumdog Millionaire
  19. The Big Short
  20. The Big Country
  21. Donnie Brasco
  22. The Devil’s Own
  23. Hacksaw Ridge
  24. His Girl Friday
  25. Casablanca
  26. Key Largo
  27. The Seven Samurai [Japanese]
  28. East of Eden
  29. The Ten Commandments
  30. North by Northwest
  31. Rio Bravo
  32. West Side Story
  33. Once Upon a Time in the West
  34. The Man Who Would Be King
  35. Rocky
  36. Back to the Future
  37. Die Hard
  38. Total Recall  [1990]
  39. The Lion King
  40. Pulp Fiction
  41. Jerry Maguire
  42. Catch Me If You Can
  43. Ip Man  [Cantonese]
  44. Drive
  45. Saturday Night Fever
  46. Blade Runner
  47. 48 Hours
  48. Jackie Brown
  49. Notting Hill
  50. Kill Bill
  51. American Gangster
  52. American Hustle
  53. The Martian
  54. Witness for the Prosecution [1947]
  55. True Romance
  56. The Hustler
  57. It’s a Wonderful Life
  58. Night of the Hunter
  59. Funny Girl
  60. Pretty Woman
  61. Quiz Show
  62. Good Will Hunting
  63. Pirates of the Caribbean
  64. Thank You For Smoking
  65. Network
  66. Trust  [1990]
  67. The Negotiator
  68. Rebel Without a Cause
  69. The Philadelphia Story
  70. Double Indemnity
  71. High Noon
  72. Hobson’s Choice
  73. Twelve Angry Men [1957]
  74. The Dirty Dozen
  75. To Sir With Love
  76. The Graduate
  77. The Secret of Santa Vittoria
  78. Fiddler on the Roof
  79. Das Boot  [German]
  80.  The Chosen
  81. An Officer and a Gentleman
  82. The Professional (Leon)
  83. Fargo
  84. Air Force One
  85. The Big Lebowski
  86. High Fidelity
  87. Monsters, Inc.
  88. Minority Report
  89. Ushpizin  [Hebrew]
  90. Hot Fuzz
  91. The Blind Side
  92. Megamind
  93. Selma
  94. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valence
  95. Kelly’s Heroes
  96. Working Girl
  97. The Commitments
  98. Star Wars
  99. The Little Drummer Girl
  100. Streets of Fire

* Note: Hazony family film screenings skip over the sexually explicit material that has been included in many Hollywood films since the 1970s. We rank the films without taking these scenes into account.