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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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2,568 754
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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2,627 722
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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2,399 794
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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2,095 807
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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2,197 741
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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2,239 778
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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2,175 734
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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2,306 802
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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2,185 723
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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2,286 688
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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2,149 740
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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2,291 721
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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2,296 675
Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Star Wars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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2,163 723
Harry Potter and the Chamber o... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, John Cleese

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2,183 722
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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2,188 726
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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2,068 726
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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2,257 681
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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1,810 704
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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2,224 723
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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1,607 664
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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2,288 678
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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2,104 725
Hook is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Hook Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Robin Williams

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2,135 720
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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2,033 709
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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2,173 705
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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1,780 657
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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2,200 701
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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2,189 708
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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2,078 679
Mary Poppins is listed (or ranked) 31 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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2,153 714
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Debra Winger

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1,986 669
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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1,970 685
Avatar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Avatar Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

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1,978 656
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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1,792 626
Jumanji is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson

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1,714 634
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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1,888 650
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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1,583 596
300 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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2,149 687
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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1,716 605
Gremlins is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Gremlins Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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1,755 660
Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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1,913 672
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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1,993 634
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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1,362 557
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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2,137 682
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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1,981 643
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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2,153 676
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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1,802 606
Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis

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1,405 599
The Curious Case of Benjamin B... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Elle Fanning