'Bull' roars on new AFI list

'Vertigo' also up in 10th anni poll

"Raging Bull" and "Vertigo" are up, and "The Graduate" and "On the Waterfront" are down.

On Wednesday night, the American Film Institute revealed a new list of the 100 greatest movies of all time as part of the CBS broadcast "AFI's 100 Years … 100 Movies —10th Anniversary Edition."

With votes cast by 1,500 filmmakers, critics and historians, the AFI compiled a new list of greatest movies as a mirror to the rankings it unveiled in 1997. The qualifier in the update is that the movies under consideration were narrative films with significant American elements.

Although some tastes may have changed, Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane" topped both lists.

But this time around, Martin Scorsese's "Raging Bull" and Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo" battled their way into the top 10, at No. 4 and No. 9, respectively. In the original list, "Bull" ranked No. 24 and "Vertigo" was No. 61.

They supplanted "The Graduate," which fell from No. 7 to No. 17, and "On the Waterfront," which sank from No. 8 to No. 19

Of the 43 films from 1996-2006 that were on the 400-film ballot, only four made the cut: "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" (No. 50), "Saving Private Ryan" (71), "Titanic" (83) and "The Sixth Sense" (89).

New additions to the list from previous decades included "The General" (No. 17), "Intolerance" (49), "Nashville" (59), "Sullivan's Travels" (61), "Cabaret" (63) and "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (67).

John Ford's Western "The Searchers" moved up the most of any film, going from No. 96 to No. 12. "City Lights" and "Unforgiven" also improved their standings.

The top 10: "Citizen Kane," "The Godfather," "Casablanca," "Raging Bull," "Singin' in the Rain," "Gone With the Wind," "Lawrence of Arabia," "Schindler's List," "Vertigo" and "The Wizard of Oz."

A complete list of films follows.

1. Citizen Kane, 1941

2. The Godfather, 1972

3. Casablanca, 1942

4. Raging Bull, 1980

5. Singin' in the Rain, 1952

6. Gone With the Wind, 1939

7. Lawrence of Arabia, 1962

8. Schindler's List, 1993

9. Vertigo, 1958

10. The Wizard of Oz, 1939

11. City Lights, 1931

12. The Searchers, 1956

13. Star Wars, 1977

14. Psycho, 1960

15. 2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968

16. Sunset Blvd., 1950

17. The Graduate, 1967

18. The General, 1927

19. On the Waterfront, 1954

20. It's a Wonderful Life, 1946

21. Chinatown, 1974

22. Some Like It Hot, 1959

23. The Grapes of Wrath, 1940

24. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, 1982

25. To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962

26. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, 1939

27. High Noon, 1952

28. All About Eve, 1950

29. Double Indemnity, 1944

30. Apocalypse Now, 1979

31. The Maltese Falcon, 1941

32. The Godfather Part II, 1974

33. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, 1975

34. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 1937

35. Annie Hall, 1977

36. The Bridge on the River Kwai, 1957

37. The Best Years of Our Lives, 1946

38. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, 1948

39. Dr. Strangelove, 1964

40. The Sound of Music, 1965

41. King Kong, 1933

42. Bonnie and Clyde, 1967

43. Midnight Cowboy, 1969

44. The Philadelphia Story, 1940

45. Shane, 1953

46. It Happened One Night, 1934

47. A Streetcar Named Desire, 1951

48. Rear Window, 1954

49. Intolerance, 1916

50. The Lord of the Rings:

The Fellowship of the Ring, 2001

51. West Side Story, 1961

52. Taxi Driver, 1976

53. The Deer Hunter, 1978

54. MASH, 1970

55. North by Northwest, 1959

56. Jaws, 1975

57. Rocky, 1976

58. The Gold Rush, 1925

59. Nashville, 1975

60. Duck Soup, 1933

61. Sullivan's Travels, 1941

62. American Graffiti, 1973

63. Cabaret, 1972

64. Network, 1976

65. The African Queen, 1951

66. Raiders of the Lost Ark, 1981

67. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 1966

68. Unforgiven, 1992

69. Tootsie, 1982

70. A Clockwork Orange, 1971

71. Saving Private Ryan, 1998

72. The Shawshank Redemption, 1994

73. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, 1969

74. The Silence of the Lambs, 1991

75. In the Heat of the Night, 1967

76. Forrest Gump, 1994

77. All the President's Men, 1976

78. Modern Times, 1936

79. The Wild Bunch, 1969

80. The Apartment, 1960

81. Spartacus, 1960

82. Sunrise, 1927

83. Titanic, 1997

84. Easy Rider, 1969

85. A Night at the Opera, 1935

86. Platoon, 1986

87. 12 Angry Men, 1957

88. Bringing Up Baby, 1938

89. The Sixth Sense, 1999

90. Swing Time, 1936

91. Sophie's Choice, 1982

92. GoodFellas, 1990

93. The French Connection, 1971

94. Pulp Fiction, 1994

95. The Last Picture Show, 1971

96. Do the Right Thing, 1989

97. Blade Runner, 1982

98. Yankee Doodle Dandy, 1942

99. Toy Story, 1995

100. Ben-Hur, 1959
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