It’s the 10th Anniversary of AFI’s 100 Years, 100 Films, and to commemorate the occasion, they made films released from 1996-2006 eligible for inclusion. The Sixth Sense has been voted onto the list. It came in at number 89.
Other films from those years appearing on the list are: “Titanic” (#83), “Saving Private Ryan” (#71) and “Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” (#50).
Congratulations, M. Night!