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Films in The National Film Registry

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Since 1989, the Library of Congress has chosen the most significant movies in American cinema to preserve. These top influential films all played a big role in shaping American thought and culture today. The films are alphabetically listed and are important movies to preserve. There are so many great American films out their but these culturally and historically significant movies are the ones Librarian of Congress specifically has selected to keep in their records forever.
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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frank... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Vincent Price, Bela Lugosi, Lou Costello

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    Airplane! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

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    All the President's Men is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Richard Nixon, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford

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    Cry of Jazz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Cry of Jazz Leroy Inman, George Waller, Andrew Duncan

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    Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Mark O'Donnell, Dan Natchsheim

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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empir... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    The Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

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    Adolphe Menjou, Mary Brian, Edward Everett Horton

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    It's a Gift is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    It's a Gift W. C. Fields, Jean Rouverol, Kathleen Howard

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    Andy Devine, Barbara Kent, Edgar Dearing

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    Thomas Mitchell, Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi

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    Malcolm X is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Denzel Washington, Al Sharpton, Nelson Mandela

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    McCabe and Mrs. Miller

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    Newark Athlete is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Newark Athlete

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    Our Lady of the Sphere

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    The Pink Panther is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven

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    Preservation of the Sign Language

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    Saturday Night Fever is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    John Travolta, Fran Drescher, Denny Dillon

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    Study of a River

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    Tarantella

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    Joan Blondell, Dorothy McGuire, James Dunn

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    A Trip Down Market Street

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    Adam's Rib is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Adam's Rib Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Judy Holliday

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    The Adventures of Robin Hood is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Olivia de Havilland, Errol Flynn, Claude Rains

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    The African Queen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley

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    Alien is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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    All About Eve is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis, Anne Baxter

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    All My Babies is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    All My Babies

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    All Quiet on the Western Front is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Fred Zinnemann, Lew Ayres, ZaSu Pitts

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    All That Heaven Allows is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    All That Heaven Allows Rock Hudson, Jane Wyman, Agnes Moorehead

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    All That Jazz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Jessica Lange, John Lithgow, Roy Scheider

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    All the King's Men is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, John Derek

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    America America is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Lou Antonio, John Marley, Frank Wolff

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    American Graffiti is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Harrison Ford, Ron Howard, Suzanne Somers

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    An American in Paris is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Nina Foch

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    Annie Hall is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Woody Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Walken

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    The Apartment is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Shirley MacLaine, Jack Lemmon, Fred MacMurray

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    Apocalypse Now is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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    Helen Morgan, Paul Barrett, Joan Peers

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    Marilyn Monroe, Jack Warden, James Whitmore

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    Susan Sarandon, Burt Lancaster, Wallace Shawn

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    The Awful Truth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Ralph Bellamy

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    Baby Face is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    John Wayne, Barbara Stanwyck, Margaret Lindsay

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    Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

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    The Bad and the Beautiful is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Kirk Douglas, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon

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    Badlands is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Charlie Sheen, Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek

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    The Band Wagon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    Fred Astaire, Julie Newmar, Cyd Charisse

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    The Bank Dick is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Films in The National Film Registry

    The Bank Dick W. C. Fields, Shemp Howard, Una Merkel

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