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A list of the best fantasy movies ever made. This fantasy film list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of the greatest fantasy films also contains fantasy movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This fantasy films list can also be copied to start your own. For other interesting movie lists check out the best gladiator movies, monster movies, and Star Trek movies lists.

This list of the best fantasy movies includes The Lord of the Rings series as well as the Harry Potter movies. 

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The Lord of the Rings: The Ret... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

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The Lord of the Rings: The Fel... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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The Wizard of Oz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Wizard of Oz Judy Garland, Margaret Hamilton, Frank Morgan

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Harry Potter and the Deathly H... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, James McAvoy

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Jour... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom

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Harry Potter and the Philosoph... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Julianne Hough

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Harry Potter and the Deathly H... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part I Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter

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Star Wars Episode V: The Empir... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Princess Bride Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

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Harry Potter and the Chamber o... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, John Cleese

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Pan's Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Pan's Labyrinth Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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Harry Potter and the Half-Bloo... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter

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Harry Potter and the Order of ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe

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Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Star Wars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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Return of the Jedi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Return of the Jedi Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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Groundhog Day is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Groundhog Day Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon

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It's a Wonderful Life is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
It's a Wonderful Life James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore

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Hook is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Hook Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Robin Williams

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Cate Blanchett, Evangeline Lilly, Ian McKellen

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Zoe Saldana

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Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Toy Story Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

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Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Labyrinth Jennifer Connelly, David Bowie, Frank Oz

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The NeverEnding Story is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The NeverEnding Story Gerald McRaney, Limahl, Moses Gunn

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Debra Winger

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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Fa... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Tim Brooke-Taylor

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Spirited Away is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Spirited Away Miyu Irino, Bunta Sugawara, Ryunosuke Kamiki

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The Chronicles of Narnia: Prin... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Peter Dinklage

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The Dark Crystal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Dark Crystal Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Lisa Maxwell

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Edward Scissorhands is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Edward Scissorhands Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Vincent Price

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Clash of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Clash of the Titans Ursula Andress, Maggie Smith, Laurence Olivier

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300 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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Mary Poppins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Mary Poppins Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester

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Avatar is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Avatar Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

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Jumanji is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Simon Pegg

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Gremlins is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Gremlins Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Spider-Man Kirsten Dunst, Elizabeth Banks, James Franco

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The Curious Case of Benjamin B... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Elle Fanning

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Orlando Bloom

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Conan the Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Conan the Barbarian Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow

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Toy Story 2 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Toy Story 2 Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen

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Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Toy Story 3 Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton

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Shrek is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Shrek Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis

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Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Alice in Wonderland Ed Wynn, Heather Angel, Sterling Holloway

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Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee