The 50 Greatest Movies Ever Made

Ranking half a century of the finest films in cinematic history

48. Jurassic Park (1993)

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There’s no rule that says the greatest movies of all time have to be intimate, character-driven dramas, and in terms of sheer awe-inspiring spectacle Jurassic Park is hard to beat. A perfect blend of old-school practical effects and the oncoming CGI revolution, Steven Spielberg and his cast are firing on all cylinders in a relentlessly entertaining adventure.

Jurassic Park became the highest-grossing movie in history when it was released, and will forever endure as one of the greatest big budget blockbusters ever made.