1. The Star Wars Saga
George Lucas (1977, 1980, 1983, 1999, 2002, 2005)
"These aren't the droids you're looking for."
2. Brazil
Terry Gilliam (1985)
"We're all in it together, kid."
3. Vernon, Florida
Errol Morris (1981)
"I yelped one time, and he double-gobbled. And that's all I yelped."
4. Raising Arizona
Joel Coen (1987)
"Son, you got a panty on your head."
5. Monty Python's Life of Brian
Terry Jones (1979)
"No one... is to stone anyone... until I blow this whistle."
6. 8 1/2
Federico Fellini (1963)
"I have nothing to say but I want to say it anyway."
7. Seven Samurai
Akira Kurosawa (1954)
"Find hungry samurai."
8. Raiders of the Lost Ark
Steven Spielberg (1981)
"It's not the years, honey, it's the mileage."
9. Harakiri
Masaki Kobayashi (1962)
"Swordsmanship untested in battle is like the art of swimming mastered on land."
10. Pulp Fiction
Quentin Tarantino (1994)
"Bacon tastes good. Pork chops taste good."
11. Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones (1975)
"Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries!"
12. Rashomon
Akira Kurosawa (1950)
"I just don't understand. I don't understand it at all."
13. The Seventh Seal
Ingmar Bergman (1957)
"I shall remember this moment: the silence, the twilight, the bowl of strawberries, the bowl of milk."
14. This Is Spinal Tap
Rob Reiner (1984)
"You can't really dust for vomit."
15. The Blues Brothers
John Landis (1980)
"D'you get me my Cheez Whiz, boy?"
16. The Big Lebowski
Joel Coen (1998)
"Yeah, well, that's just, like, your opinion, man."
17. Tampopo
Juzo Itami (1988)
"Apologize to the pork by saying, 'See you soon.'"
18. The Last Detail
Hal Ashby (1973)
"I am the motherfucking shore patrol, motherfucker!"
19. Jaws
Steven Spielberg (1975)
"We're gonna need a bigger boat."
20. O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Joel Coen (2000)
"I am the damn paterfamilias!"
21. Lawrence of Arabia
David Lean (1962)
"My fear is my concern."
22. Ran
Akira Kurosawa (1985)
"Is this a dream? No, this is Hell."
23. The Zatoichi Series
Starring Shintaro Katsu (1962-1989)
"Ah, the scent of plums."
24. Moulin Rouge
Baz Luhrmann (2001)
"The greatest thing you'll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return."
25. GoodFellas
Martin Scorsese (1990)
"Get your fuckin' shinebox!"