Top 100 90s Films

The 90’s was one of the most important decades in film history with plenty of successful masterpieces released at the box office.  From Steven Spielberg war epics such as Schindler’s List and Saving Private Ryan, to criminal films such as GoodFellas and Pulp Fiction, passing remarkable thrillers such as the Cohen brothers Fargo and Silence of the Lambs, the 90’s offered plenty of flicks to make us laugh, cry and think.  It was also the decade of the remarkable effects and 3D animations with the release of Toy Story in 1995, the first fully entirely computerized animated picture and James Cameron breathtaking Titanic in 1997.

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Top 100 films of the 1990’s complete list

  1. Schindler’s List – (1993, Steven Spielberg) (Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley)
  2. GoodFellas – (1990, Martin Scorsese) (Robert DeNiro, Joe Pesci, Ray Liotta)
  3. Saving Private Ryan – (1998, Steven Spielberg) (Tom Hanks, Tom Sizemore)
  4. Pulp Fiction – (1994, Quentin Tarantino) (John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson)
  5. The Silence of the Lambs – (1991, Jonathan Demme) (Anthony Hopkins, Jodie Foster)
  6. Fargo – (1996. Joel Coen) (Frances McDormand, William H. Macy, Steve Buscemi)
  7. Unforgiven – (1992, Clint Eastwood) (Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman)
  8. Shawshank Redemption – (1994, Frank Darabont) (Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman)
  9. Malcolm X – (1992, Spike Lee) (Denzel Washington, Delroy Lindo)
  10. American Beauty – (1999) (Sam Mendes) (Kevin Spacey, Thora Birch)
  11. Dances With Wolves – (1990, Kevin Costner) (Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell)
  12. Forrest Gump – (1994, Robert Zemmeckis) (Tom Hanks, Gary Sinese)
  13. Sling Blade – (1996, Billy Bob Thornton) (Billy Bob Thornton, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter)
  14. Titanic – (1997, James Cameron) (Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet)
  15. Braveheart – (1995, Mel Gibson) (Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau)
  16. The Usual Suspects – (1995, Brian Singer) (Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne)
  17. The Sixth Sense – (1999, M. Night Shyamalan) (Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment)
  18. Reservoir Dogs – (1992, Quentin Tarantino) (Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth)
  19. Barton Fink – (1991, Joel Coen) (John Turturro, John Goodman)
  20. Boyz ‘N The Hood – (1991, John Singleton) (Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding Jr.)
  21. JFK – (1991, Oliver Stone) (Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman)
  22. Se7en – (1995, David Fincher) (Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman)
  23. Dead Man Walking – (1995, Tim Robbins) (Sean Penn, Susan Sarandon)
  24. Toy Story – (1995, John Lasseter) (Tom Hanks, Tim Allen)
  25. The Piano – (1993, Jane Campion) (Holly Hunter, Anna Paquin)
  26. The Nightmare Before Christmas – (1993, Henry Selick) (Chris Sarandon, Catherine O’Hara)
  27. The Thin Red Line – (1998, Terrence Malick) (James Caviezel, Sean Penn)
  28. The Green Mile – (1999, Frank Darabont) (Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan)
  29. Howards End – (1992, James Ivory) (Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson)
  30. Quiz Show – (1994, Robert Redford) (John Turturro, Ralph Fiennes)
  31. Terminator 2: Judgment Day- – (1991, James Cameron) (Arnold Schwarzenegger)
  32. Jurassic Park – (1993, Steven Spielberg) (Jeff Goldblum, Sam Neill)
  33. The Matrix – (1999, Andy & Larry Wachowski) (Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne)
  34. Ed Wood – (1994, Tim Burton) (Johnny Depp, Martin Landau)
  35. Being John Malcovich – (1999, Spike Jonez) (John Cusak, John Malcovich)
  36. The Crying Game – (1992, Neil Jordan) (Stephen Rea, Jaye Davidson)
  37. Leaving Las Vegas – (1995, Mike Figgis) (Nicolas Cage, Elisabeth Shue)
  38. Magnolia – (1999, Paul Thomas Anderson) (Tom Cruise, Jason Robards)
  39. The Remains of the Day – (1993, James Ivory) (Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson)
  40. The Big Lebowski – (1998, Joel Coen) (Jeff Bridges, John Goodman)
  41. Jackie Brown – (1997, Quentin Tarantino) (Samuel L. Jackson, Pam Grier)
  42. Shakespeare in Love – (1998, John Madden) (Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes)
  43. Short Cuts – (1993, Robert Altman) (Andie McDowell, Bruce Davison)
  44. The English Patient – (1996, Anthony Minghella) (Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche)
  45. L.A. Confidential – (1997, Curtis Hanson) (Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe)
  46. Glengarry Glen Ross – (1992, James Foley) (Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon)
  47. Good Will Hunting – (1997, Gus Van Sant) (Matt Damon, Robin Williams)
  48. The Fugitive – (1993, Andrew Davis) (Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones)
  49. Fight Club – (1999, David Fincher) (Edward Norton, Brad Pitt)
  50. Four Weddings and a Funeral – (1994, Mike Newell) (Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell)
  51. Wag the Dog – (1997, Barry Levinson) (Dustin Hoffman, Robert DeNiro)
  52. Scream – (1996, Wes Craven) (Neve Campbell, David Arquette)
  53. Beauty and the Beast – (1991, Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise) (Paige O’Hara, Robby Benson)
  54. The Player – (1992, Robert Altman) (Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi)
  55. Dead Man – (1995, Jim Jarmusch) (Johnny Depp, Gary Farmer)
  56. Mad Dog and Glory – (1993, John McNaughton) (Robert DeNiro, Bill Murray, Uma Thurman)
  57. Philadelphia – (1993, Jonathan Demme) (Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington)
  58. Rushmore – (1998, Wes Anderson) (Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray)
  59. Scent of a Woman – (1992, Martin Brest) (Al Pacino, Chris O’Donnell)
  60. Shine – (1996, Scott Hicks) (Geoffrey Rush, Armin Mueller-Stahl)
  61. Thelma and Louise – (1991, Ridley Scott) (Geena Davis, Susan Sarandon)
  62. Casino – (1995, Martin Scorsese) (Robert DeNiro, Joe Pesci, Sharon Stone)
  63. Deconstructing Harry – (1997, Woody Allen) (Woody Allen, Billy Crystal)
  64. The Age of Innocence – (1993, Martin Scorsese) (Daniel Day Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer)
  65. The Godfather part III – (1990, Francis Ford Coppola) (Al Pacino, Diane Keaton)
  66. The Sweet Hereafter – (1997, Atom Egoyan) (Ian Holm, Sarah Polley)
  67. Trois Couleurs: Rouge – (1994, Krzysztof Kieslowski) (Irene Jacob, Jean-Louis Trintignant)
  68. The Grifters – (1990, Stephen Frears) (John Cusak, Angelica Huston)
  69. Toy Story 2 – (1999, John Lasseter, Lee Unkrich, Ash Brannon) (Tim Allen, Tom Hanks)
  70. The Lion King – (1994, Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff) (Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons)
  71. Heat – (1995) (Michael Mann, Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro)
  72. Breaking the Waves – (1996, Lars von Trier) (Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgard)
  73. Secrets and Lies – (1996, Mike Leigh) (Brenda Blethyn, Marianne Jean-Baptiste)
  74. American History X – (1998, Tony Kaye) (Edward Norton, Edward Furlong)
  75. In the Name of the Father – (1993, Jim Sheridan) (Daniel Day Lewis, Pete Postelthwaite)
  76. Groundhog Day – (1993, Harold Ramis) (Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell)
  77. Miller’s Crossing – (1990, Joel Coen) (Gabriel Byrne, Albert Finney)
  78. Hamlet – (1996, Kenneth Branagh) (Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi)
  79. Babe – (1995, Chris Noonan) (James Cromwell, Christine Cavanaugh)
  80. Three Kings – (1999, David O. Russell) (George Clooney, Ice Cube)
  81. Eyes Wide Shut – (1999, Stanley Kubrick) (Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman)
  82. The Fisher King – (1991, Terry Gilliam) (Jeff Bridges, Robin Williams)
  83. Edward Scissorhands – (1990, Tim Burton) (Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder)
  84. Raise the Red Lantern – (1991, Zhang Yimou) (Gong Li, He Caifei)
  85. Dazed and Confused – (1993, Richard Linklater) (Jason London, Wiley Wiggins)
  86. Donnie Brasco – (1997, Mike Newell) (Al Pacino, Johnny Depp)
  87. As Good As It Gets – (1997, James L. Brooks) (Helen Hunt, Jack Nicholson)
  88. The Apostle – (1997, Robert Duvall) (Robert Duvall, Farrah Fawcett)
  89. Princess Mononoke – (1997, Hayao Miyazaki) (Yoji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida)
  90. Out of Sight – (1998, Stephen Soderbergh) (George Clooney, Jennifer Lopez)
  91. Apollo 13 – (1995, Ron Howard) (Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, Bill Paxton)
  92. The People vs Larry Flint – (1996, Milos Forman) (Woody Harrelson, Courtney Love)
  93. A Few Good Men – (1992, Rob Reiner) (Jack Nicholson, Tom Cruise)
  94. Slacker – (1991, Richard Linklater) (Richard Linklater, Marc James)
  95. Boogie Nights – (1997, Paul Thomas Anderson) (Mark Wahlberg, Burt Reynolds)
  96. 12 Monkeys – (1995, Terry Gilliam) (Bruce Willis, Brad Pitt)
  97. Jerry Maguire – (1996, Cameron Crowe) (Tom Cruise, Rene Zellweger)
  98. Bob Roberts – (1992, Tim Robbins) (Tim Robbins, Brian Doyle-Murray)
  99. The Last of the Mohicans – (1992, Michael Mann) (Daniel Day Lewis, Madeleine Stowe)
  100. Clerks – (1994, Kevin Smith) (Brian O’Halloran, Jeff Anderson)