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Poll: Best Movie on IMDb Top 250's Shadow List

Most of these movies spent the majority of the past twenty years listed on the IMDb Movie Top 250. Despite, their lengthy stays as fixtures in the IMDb Top 250 these movies have been replaced by newer, more popular, more worldly and higher rated options in recent years. The Shadow 100 is comprised of movies that have disappeared from the IMDb Top 250 but have been on it the longest. Given the IMDb Top 250's eligible movies pool growth, its widening international scope, its higher inclusion thresholds and the nature of voting for movies: The likelihood of any of these movies reclaiming a Top 250 spot is slim.

Which select Shadow 100 movie* not currently listed in the IMDb Top 250, but formerly a long time IMDb Top 250 member, would you rate the highest? * listed in order of IMDb Top 250 recurrence, Source: IMDb Movie Top 250 Shadow 100

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Results of 1,113 votes:

  1. 1.

    The Avengers (2012)

    Highest IMDb Top 250 Rank: 25 (on 08 May 2012) Last IMDb Top 250 Appearance: 6 November 2016 Shadow Rank: 69 out 100 34%+ (As of 10 October 2018)
  2. 2.

    The Exorcist (1973)

    Highest IMDb Top 250 Rank: 136 (on 03 November 2001) Last IMDb Top 250 Appearance: 08 January 2014 Shadow Rank: 24 out 100 64%+ (As of 10 October 2018)
  3. 3.

    Sin City (2005)

    Highest IMDb Top 250 Rank: 57 (on 15 April 2006) Last IMDb Top 250 Appearance: 17 March 2017 Shadow Rank: 12 out 100 79%+ (As of 10 October 2018)

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