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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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2,546 752
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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2,604 720
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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2,392 785
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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2,091 798
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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2,185 737
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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2,229 770
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Jour... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
coolmountain5812 added The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom

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2,165 730
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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2,296 794
The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 9 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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2,174 720
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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2,273 682
Star Wars Episode V: The Empir... is listed (or ranked) 11 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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2,139 735
Harry Potter and the Deathly H... is listed (or ranked) 12 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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2,273 717
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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2,155 717
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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Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Star Wars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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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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2,180 720
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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2,058 721
Pan's Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Pan's Labyrinth Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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2,248 675
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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1,803 696
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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2,215 714
The Hobbit: The Desolation of ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
JohnEddy added The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Cate Blanchett, Evangeline Lilly, Ian McKellen

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1,605 653
It's a Wonderful Life is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
It's a Wonderful Life James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore

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2,279 672
Pirates of the Caribbean: The ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
VisualSubterfuge added Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Zoe Saldana

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2,097 718
Hook is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Hook Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Robin Williams

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2,129 712
Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Toy Story Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

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2,027 702
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prin... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Peter Dinklage

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2,159 704
Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
wiabux added Labyrinth Jennifer Connelly, David Bowie, Frank Oz

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1,774 650
Edward Scissorhands is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Edward Scissorhands Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Vincent Price

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2,193 697
The NeverEnding Story is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
wiabux added The NeverEnding Story Gerald McRaney, Limahl, Moses Gunn

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2,184 701
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Fa... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Tim Brooke-Taylor

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2,147 709
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Debra Winger

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2,073 674
Mary Poppins is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Mary Poppins Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester

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1,980 665
Spirited Away is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Spirited Away Miyu Irino, Bunta Sugawara, Ryunosuke Kamiki

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1,965 679
Avatar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Avatar Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

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1,967 654
The Dark Crystal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added The Dark Crystal Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Lisa Maxwell

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1,783 623
Jumanji is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson

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1,708 628
The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 37 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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1,882 645
Clash of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Clash of the Titans Ursula Andress, Maggie Smith, Laurence Olivier

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1,575 590
300 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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2,144 680
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Orlando Bloom

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1,753 651
Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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1,703 605
Gremlins is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Gremlins Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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1,909 666
Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Spider-Man Kirsten Dunst, Elizabeth Banks, James Franco

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

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1,356 550
The Truman Show is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Truman Show Jim Carrey, Paul Giamatti, Ed Harris

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2,134 675
Pirates of the Caribbean: At W... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Keith Richards

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1,971 641
The Green Mile is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Green Mile Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell

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2,148 674
Shrek is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
but chickens double d added Shrek Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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1,403 592
The Curious Case of Benjamin B... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Elle Fanning

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1,793 604
Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis