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Top 100 Movie Features On Letterboxd

This is a quiz about the top 100 highest rated movies on the app Letterboxd, comprised from the top 250 rated narrative list on Letterboxd. The hint is a smaller description of the movie from Letterboxd. Some of the movies are not in the order placed in the top 100, but all are still apart of it.
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Last updated: August 31, 2021
First submittedAugust 25, 2021
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All unemployed, a family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.
Parasite
On returning home, Florya finds his family and fellow peasants massacred.
Come and See
The world has never understood why the Japanese prefer death over dishonour.
Harakiri
Vito barely survives an attempt on his life, so his youngest son steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.
The Godfather
In the 1950's, Michael Corleone attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.
The Godfather: Part 2
What begins as an open and shut case soon becomes a mini-drama of each of the jurors' prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused and each other.
12 Angry Men
The mighty warriors who became the seven national heroes of a small town.
Seven Samurai
When they die, they have to be judged by Christ, the Devil and the Virgin Mary.
A Dog's Will
After the Japanese defeat the Russians, Kaji leads the last remaining men through Manchuria.
The Human Condition III: A Soldiers Prayer
When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.
Spirited Away
Executive of shoe company becomes victim of extortion when chauffeurs son is kidnapped and held ransom.
High and Low
A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1950's Taiwan.
A Brighter Summer Day
Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates, including an older prisoner named Red, for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.
The Shawshank Redemption
Each member of a family in Taipei asks hard questions about life's meaning as they live through everyday quandaries.
Yi Yi
A female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
An escape attempt by Chinese prisoners results in Kaji's arrest for collusion. He faces the possibility of transferral to combat, or worse.
The Human Condition I: No Greater Love
When Kingpin uses a super collider, others from across the Spider-Verse are transported to this dimension.
Spider-Man. Into the Spider-Verse
Why so serious?
The Dark Knight
A Brooklyn kid gets adopted into the Mafia family and climbs the ranks under he guidance of Jimmy Conway.
Goodfellas
An emotive story on a former school teacher who writes letters for illiterate people and a young boy whose mother had just died.
Central Station
The story of a how a business man saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis.
Schindler's List
Learning he has cancer, a middle aged man starts searching for the meaning of his life.
Ikiru
A quiet loner, ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Skywalker learns the ways of the Jedi, but Vader is more determined than ever to capture him.
The Empire Strikes Back
A stalker guides two men into the Zone, specifically to an area which deep-seated desires are granted.
Stalker
This finale answers many of the questions surrounding the series, while also opening up some new possibilities.
Neon Genesis: The End of Evangelion
Despite thinking all odds were against him, he finds out that life can be seen with other eyes.
City of God
Preacher suspects oil prospector's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.
There Will Be Blood
Inhabitants of a small village in Hungary deal with the effects of the fall of Communism.
Satantango
Frodo and Sam take the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The tale of a teenager warrior on trial for claiming she'd spoken to god.
The Passion of Joan of Arc
A young nurse is put in charge of a patient, who seems healthy in all respects, but cannot talk.
Persona
A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity.
Sunset Boulevard
Legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in 16th-century Japan.
Ran
Entomologist suffers psychological and sexual torture after being taken captive by the residents of a poor seaside village.
Woman in the Dunes.
3 friends wander around unoccupied waiting for the news of their friends health after he was seriously injured in a confrontation with police.
La Haine
A melancholy story about a man and a woman who live in the same building, but find out that both husband and wife of theirs are having an affair.
In the Mood for Love.
As life goes on, relationships between parents and children will bring boundless joy and endless grief.
Tokyo Story
A the height of the Vietnam War a captain is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, " does not exist, nor will it ever exist".
Apocalypse Now
This expansive Russian drama focuses on a religious icon painter drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, gaining a reputation for his artwork.
Andrei Rublev
A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with a domineering uncle.
The Handmaiden
Two sisters struggle to survive because of the fallout with their aunt which forces them to move into an abandoned bomb shelter.
Grave of the Fireflies
Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.
Whiplash
A commanding officer defends 3 scapegoats on trial for a failed offensive which occurred in the French Army in 1916.
Paths of Glory
Kaji witnesses abusive treatment in the army and revolts against such against the recruit Obara.
The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity
An Italian pizza shop wall becomes a symbol of Racism and hate to a neighbourhood, while tensions begin to rise.
Do the Right Thing
A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly ghost of her past.
Perfect Blue
A young man was placed on charges that he fraudulently impersonated a well known filmmaker by the name of Mohsen Makhmalbaf.
Close-Up
A man wanders into the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared 4 years earlier.
Paris, Texas
An old college friend talks to a jobless ex-student into visiting up-country to a village wedding...
The World of Apu
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A filmmaker recalls his childhood love for movies, and forms a relationship with the theatre's projectionist
Cinema Paradiso
A man begins to suspect the murdering of his someone's wife while looking through a window.
Rear Window
A burger loving hitman, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper.
Pulp Fiction
A bleak situation of a father's death becomes worse when a bishop becomes even more controlling, but dedicated relatives make a valiant attempt to aid their family.
Fanny and Alexander
Ashitaka must find a way to balance a conflict between a girl who wants protect the forest, and one who wants to destroy it.
Princess Mononoke
Humanity finds a mysterious object on the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000.
2001: A Space Odyssey
The fictional account of the life of a Japanese author told in four parts.
Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
4 prison inmates hatch a plan to dig out of their cell, when another prisoner moves into their cell with them.
Le Trou
A poor mans most prized possession is his donkey, but when it falls terminally ill, he makes a promise to Saint Barbara.
The Given Word
After 7 years of absence, a woman travels to Sweden to reunite with her daughter Eva, despite them having a troubled relationship.
Autumn Sonata
A woman is obliged to do an interview with a psychopathic psychiatrist who is in prison for multiple counts of murder and cannibalism.
The Silence of the Lambs
A man figures out how to go up the corporate ladder by lending his apartment to executives as a place to take their mistresses, although one night he has to deal with a major problem to solve.
The Apartment
Alexander who is a famous writer, has a only a few days to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an immigrant from Albania, and takes him home.
Eternity and a Day
The Bates Motel is quirky, but seems fine. Until a woman decides to take a shower.
Psycho
A troubled relationship becomes even rockier when the man admits he is having an affair. But even as they pursue other relationships, they both realize that they have a significant bond, despite the many issues that hinder that connection.
Scenes from a Marriage
A woman's extremely volatile behaviour prompts her husband to commit her to an institution for 6 months. Alone with his trio of kids, he awaits her return, which holds more than a few surprises.
A Woman Under the Influence
A man convinces a woman to get off a train in Vienna with him, and they both end up exploring the city taking in the experiences of Vienna and each other.
Before Sunrise
An impoverished priest leaves his Bengal village in search of work, while his wife looks after their rebellious daughter.
Pather Panchali
Bill struggles to put together his shattered psyche, in this feature film version of Don Hertzfeldt short film trilogy.
It's Such a Beautiful Day
Frodo inherits a mysterious ring from his uncle, and they must leave home in order to keep from falling into the hands of its evil creator.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
With no clue how he got imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.
Oldboy
A compassionate governor is sent into exile. His family tries to join, but are seperated and he children grow up amid suffering and oppression.
Sansho the Bailiff
A trio search for refuge in the desolate red remains of Tokyo-3. But the danger to the world is far from over.
Evangelion: 3.0 + 1.0 Thrice Upon a Time
A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and her land.
Once Upon a Time in the West
Researchers discover a beast can capture the shape of its victims.
The Thing
A man dreams for just one good meal on the Day of the Dead. After his wish is granted, he is asked to share his food for the Devil, God and Death, refusing all but Death.
Macario
9 years ago 2 strangers spent a night in Vienna that ended before sunrise, and are about to me for the first time since.
Before Sunset
A special task force is set up to solve mysterious murders around an area, joined by a detective from Seoul who requested to be assigned to the case.
Memories of Murder
Three sons, a mother and a father share different views on each of their religions.
Ordet
During its return to earth, a spaceship receives a distress call from another planet, the crew have no idea the nightmare set to descend upon them as an alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host birthed.
Alien
A man accepts a job as caretaker at the Overlook Hotel, who he and his wife and kid must live isolated from the rest of the world for a winter.
The Shining
Veronika and Boris come together in Moscow shortly before WW2. Boris promises to meet right before the fight. He misses the meeting, and Veronika waits faithfully.
The Cranes are Flying
Frodo and Sam or trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power. All along, the wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
A woman must decide whether she chooses between love, or ballet.
The Red Shoes
A dying man recalls his childhood, his mother, the war and many personal moments that tell of and juxtapose pivotal moments in soviet history with daily life.
Mirror
An Irish rogue uses his cunning wit to work his way up the social classes of 18th century England.
Barry Lyndon
An impeccable rabble-rouser inspires his fellow mental asylum patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of a head nurse.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
This film is about a penniless man who falls in love with a flower girl, by Charlie Chaplin.
City Lights
George Bailey spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents Mr Potter from taking over the entire town is George's modest building and loan company. But on Christmas Eve the businesses $8000 is lost and George's troubles start again.
It's a Wonderful Life
Otavio is an idealistic union leader trying to organise workers at a factory. His son who works there, is a realist and doesn't want to risk losing his job by striking, in which this clashing of perspectives put the father and son at odds.
They Don't Wear Black Tie
A pair of Soviet Partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm, the problem is the Germans have reached the farm first.
The Ascent
This film traces the rebels struggle and increasingly extreme measures taken by the French Government to quell the revolt.
The Battle of Algiers
A woman is robbed by her boyfriend and when she is saved, she embarks on a new journey of life. Even though she thinks her dreams are secure and her troubles are long gone, things may not be what they seem
Nights of Cabiria
The appearing of many foreigners at one time disturbs a small towns order in the Hungarian rural areas.
Werckmeister Harmonies
A man challenges the Death to a chess match for his life.
The Seventh Seal
An American-Jewish group known as 'The Basterds' are brought into France to spread fear into the 3rd Reich by brutally killing German soldiers.
Inglorious Basterds
A woman's Aunt tries to convince a her niece that if she does not get married soon, she will likely remain alone for the rest of her life.
Late Spring
The story of a teenage boy named Yu who falls for a girl who is a photographer in the porn industry.
Love Exposure
The 7 hour long adaptation of the novel by Leo Tolstoy.
War and Peace
A man stumbles upon dead bodies, 2 million dollars and a ton of heroin in the desert, but a methodical killer comes looking for it, with a local sheriff hot on his trail.
No Country For Old Men
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Level 61
Sep 1, 2021
Very cool quiz! I know you just copied the descriptions but I still think you should change

"This finale answers many of the questions surrounding the series, while also opening up some new possibilities."

to something less generic. I wouldn't have known it either way, but as it was I wasted a lot of time guessing various movie series finales ^^

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Level 66
Sep 1, 2021
That is true it's mainly because most of these movies I haven't watched either haha but I will definitely take into account this feedback, you're a legend
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Level 66
Sep 1, 2021
^Interesting quiz, I'm no film buff but a couple things I noticed;

Grave of the fireflies is about a brother and sister,

and city of god is one of my favourite films but damn that description is mean, you could write that about kung fu panda aha. no disrespect tho bru

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Level 66
Sep 3, 2021
I got the description off of letterboxd themselves so you can blame them for that one haha and I've only watched about 20 movies on this list so I don't know much about the descriptions. I appreciate the feedback I'll change it right away