21 October

A chronological list of films, consisting of those films that ranked at least once in positions, 1-20, in any of the five lists with ranked entries, and which appeared on at least four of the eight lists (Wikipedia links provided):

Intolerance
1916 
D W Griffith, director

Battleship Potemkin
1925
Sergei Eisenstein, director

The Gold Rush
1925
Charlie Chaplin, director

The General
1926
Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman, directors

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
1927
F W Murnau, director

The Passion of Joan of Arc
1928
Carl Theodor Dreyer, director

City Lights
1931
Charlie Chaplin, director

L'Atalante
1934
Jean Vigo, director

Gone With the Wind
1939
Victor Fleming, director

The Rules of the Game
1939
Jean Renoir

The Wizard of Oz
1939
Victor Fleming, director

Citizen Kane
1941
Orson Welles, director

Casablanca
1942
Michael Curtiz

It's a Wonderful Life
1946
Frank Capra, director

The Third Man
1949
Carol Reed

Rashoman
1950
Kurosawa Akira

Sunset Boulevard
1950
Billy Wilder, director

Tokyo Story
1953
Ozu Yasujiro, director

Seven Samurai
1954
Kurosawa Akira

Singin' in the Rain
1952
Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen, directors

Some Like It Hot
1959
Billy Wilder, director

On the Waterfront
1954
Elia Kazan, director

Pather Panchali
1955
Satyajit Ray

The Searchers
1956
John Ford, director

Vertigo
1959
Alfred Hitchcock, director

Breathless
1960
Jean-Luc Godard, director

Psycho
1960
Alfred Hitchcock, director

La Dolce Vita
1960
Federico Fellini, director

Lawrence of Arabia
1962
David Lean, director

8 1/2
1963
Federico Fellini, director

Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
1964
Stanley Kubrick, director

The Graduate
1967
Mike Nichols, director

2001: A Space Odyssey
1968
Stanley Kubrick, director

Aguierre, the Wrath of God
1972
Werner Herzog, director

The Godfather
1972
Francis Ford Coppola, director

The Godfather Part II
1974
Francis Ford Coppola, director

Chinatown
1974
Roman Polanski, director

Star Wars
1977
George Lucas, director

Apocalypse Now
1979
Francis Ford Coppola, director

Raging Bull
1980
Martin Scorsese, director

E T the Extra-Terrestrial
1982
Steven Speilberg, director

Goodfellas
1990
Martin Scorsese, director

Schindler's List
1993
Steven Speilberg, director