Category Archives: The top 250 films project

An attempt to work through the top 250 films listed on IMDB as of mid-August 2008.

The Top 250 Films Project

After 7 years, 11 months, and 13 days, it’s all over. Back in July 2008 a group of three of us decided to do something a bit more constructive with our weekly(ish) film nights. So we took a copy of … Continue reading

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#78 – Rebecca

It’s the last film! It’s the last film! 250/250

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#135 – Le Notti de Cabiria

The second Fellini film of the week, and this also has the same lead actress, Giulietta Masina. More importantly though, it’s the penultimate film. 249/250

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#233 – La Strada

Three films left on the list, and two of them are by Federico Fellini. 248/250

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#249 – Eskiya

Apparently this is Turkish, I think the closest I’ve come to seeing anything Turkish before is Snatch. 247/250

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#141 – Smultronstället

Or Wild Strawberries as it’s more commonly known. The end is in sight… 246/250

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#184 – The Best Years of our Lives

The longest film left on the list. 245/250

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#228 – Roman Holiday

I could do with a holiday about now, not necessarily Rome though. 244/250

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#124 – Le Salaire de la Peur

This is the second attempt at The Wages of Fear. Fortunately this version is actually watchable. 243/250

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#243 – In Cold Blood

Based on a true story. 242/250

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