Top 100 Most visually breathtaking movies of all time

1 film for each director. Ranked from the oldest to newest

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    1

  • Faust

    2

  • Vampyr

    3

  • Fantasia

    4

  • The Red Shoes

    5

  • The Night of the Hunter

    6

  • Jigoku

    7

  • La Notte

    8

  • Last Year at Marienbad

    9

  • West Side Story

    10

  • The Trial

    11

  • Contempt

    12

  • Dog Star Man

    13

  • Woman in the Dunes

    14

  • I Am Cuba

    15

  • Kwaidan

    16

  • The Round-Up

    17

  • Tokyo Drifter

    18

  • Andrei Rublev

    19

  • Daisies

    20

  • Kuroneko

    21

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    22

  • The Night of Counting the Years

    23

  • The Color of Pomegranates

    24

  • Heroic Purgatory

    25

  • The Conformist

    26

  • My Wife and the Dog

    27

  • Demons

    28

  • Walkabout

    29

  • Mandala

    30

  • Cries and Whispers

    31

  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God

    32

  • The Holy Mountain

    33

  • Belladonna of Sadness

    34

  • The Hourglass Sanatorium

    35

  • Pastoral: To Die in the Country

    36

  • Suspiria

    37

  • Apocalypse Now

    38

  • Son of the White Mare

    39

  • Koyaanisqatsi

    40

  • The Angel

    41

  • Blade Runner

    42

  • El sur

    43

  • Three Crowns of the Sailor

    44

  • Once Upon a Time in America

    45

  • Vagabond

    46

  • Wings of Desire

    47

  • Time of the Gypsies

    48

  • Nostos: The Return

    49

  • Dreams

    50

  • Raise the Red Lantern

    51

  • Wax, or The Discovery of Television Among the Bees

    52

  • The Long Day Closes

    53

  • The Pillow Book

    54

  • Happy Together

    55

  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion

    56

  • The House

    57

  • The Silence

    58

  • Werckmeister Harmonies

    59

  • Russian Ark

    60

  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

    61

  • The Weeping Meadow

    62

  • Ashes and Snow

    63

  • The Fall

    64

  • Waltz with Bashir

    65

  • Enter the Void

    66

  • The White Meadows

    67

  • The Tree of Life

    68

  • Melancholia

    69

  • Samsara

    70

  • It's Such a Beautiful Day

    71

  • Post Tenebras Lux

    72

  • The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears

    73

  • Her

    74

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    75

  • The Prophet

    76

  • Interstellar

    77

  • The Forbidden Room

    78

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    79

  • Embrace of the Serpent

    80

  • The Assassin

    81

  • The Revenant

    82

  • The Love Witch

    83

  • The Girl Without Hands

    84

  • The Red Turtle

    85

  • The Neon Demon

    86

  • Antiporno

    87

  • Silence

    88

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    89

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    90

  • The Wild Boys

    91

  • Blade Runner 2049

    92

  • The Wolf House

    93

  • Long Day's Journey Into Night

    94

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    95

  • Monos

    96

  • Vitalina Varela

    97

  • About Endlessness

    98

  • The Metamorphosis of Birds

    99

  • Wolfwalkers

    100