Shimes' Top One-Hundred Most Influential Movies

100.    Witness for the Prosecution

99.    Bonnie and Clyde

98.    Twelve Angry Men

97.    Sweet Sweetback’s Badasssss Song

96.    Sansho the Baliff

95.    Pee Wee’s Big Adventure

94.    South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut

93.    The Adventures of Robin Hood

92.    Clerks

91.    Dead Poets Society

90. Grand Illusion

89.    Minority Report

88.    Ferris Bueller's Day Off

87. Romeo + Juliet

86.    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

85.   Groundhog Day

84.    The Philadelphia Stor

83.    Pink Flamingos

82.    The Trial

81.    High Noon

80.    Shoot the Piano Player

79.    The Treasure of Sierra Madre

78. Goodfellas

77.    Days of Heaven

76.    The Big Lebowski

75.    The Empire Strikes Back

74.    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

73.    Leaving Las Vegas

72.    Duck Soup

71.    The Great Escape

70.    Stranger Than Paradise

69.    Raiders of the Lost Ark

68.    The Exorcist

67.    The Breakfast Club

66.    Bell du Jour

65.    The Gold Rush

64.    Metropolis

63.    Captain Blood

62.    Moulin Rouge!

61.    Nosferatu

60.    Hoop Dreams

59.    Bulworth

58.    Down By Law

57.    Back to the Future

56.    The Silence of the Lambs

55. Hamlet (Sir Lawrence Olivier, not Mel Gibson)

54.    Johnny Stecchino

53.    King Kong

52.    Raising Arizona

51.    Psycho

50.    City Lights

49.    The Wild Bunch

48.    Apocalypse Now!

47.    The Birds

46.    Roxanne

45.    The Bicycle Thief

44.    Wings of Desire

43.    American Graffiti

42.    Safety Last!

41.    Ghostbusters

40.    Notorious

39.    Boys Don't Cry

38.    Sunset Boulevard

37. M*A*S*H

36.    Jules and Jim

35.    The Genera

34.    When Harry Met Sally

33.    Short Cuts

32.    8 1/2

31.    Airplane!

30.    Frankenstein

29.    The Truman Show

28.    A Night at the Opera

27. The Wizard of Oz

26.    La Dolce Vita

25.    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

24.    Wild Strawberries

23.    Rear Window

21.    Three Kings

21.    Casablanca

20.    Badlands

19.    Roger and Me

18.    Vertigo

17.    2001: A Space Odyssey

16.    This is Spinal Tap!

15.    The Seven Samurai

14. The Godfather

13.    Nashville

12.    A Clockwork Orange

11.    Bull Durham

10. Blazing Saddles

9.      Dr. Strangelove, or:How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

8.      Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

7.      Rashomon

6.      The Searchers

5.      Modern Times

4.    Before Sunrise

3.     The 400 Blows

2.      E.T.:  The Extra-Terrestrial

1.       American Beauty