Sight & Sound List (2012)


The Sight & Sound poll for the top 10 greatest films came out recently because it is conducted every 10 years and the last polling was 2002 . The list is in and ranked #1 is Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo! It has beaten out Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane which had held the title for a very long time.
Here are the lists:
Critics’ Poll
1. Vertigo
2. Citizen Kane
3. Tokyo Story
4. The Rules of the Game
5. Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
6. 2001: A Space Odyssey
7. The Searchers
8. Man with a Movie Camera
9. The Passion of Joan of Arc
10. 8 1/2
Directors’ Poll
1. Tokyo Story
2. 2001: A Space Odyssey
2. Citizen Kane
4. 8 1/2
5. Taxi Driver
6. Apocalypse Now
7. The Godfather
7. Vertigo
9. Mirror
10. Bicycle Thieves


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