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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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2,572 755
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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2,632 723
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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2,402 797
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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2,098 808
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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2,199 743
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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2,243 779
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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2,178 736
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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2,310 803
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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2,188 725
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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2,290 688
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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2,152 741
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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2,295 721
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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2,299 675
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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2,166 724
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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2,186 723
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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2,191 727
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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2,068 727
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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2,260 681
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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1,812 705
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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2,228 723
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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1,608 665
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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2,291 678
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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2,106 725
Hook is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Hook Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Robin Williams

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2,138 720
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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2,036 709
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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2,174 706
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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2,201 701
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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2,190 708
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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2,155 714
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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2,079 679
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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1,986 670
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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1,973 686
Avatar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Avatar Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

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1,979 657
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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1,794 626
Jumanji is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson

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1,717 635
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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1,889 651
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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1,584 598
300 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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2,151 687
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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1,717 605
Gremlins is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Gremlins Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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1,755 661
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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1,915 672
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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1,993 635
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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1,363 558
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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2,139 682
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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1,981 644
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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2,156 676
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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1,803 606
Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies
Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis

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1,407 599
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