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Encyclopedia > 100 Years Series

The American Film Institute, celebrating the 100th anniversary of film, created several top 100 lists covering movies in American cinema. They include: The American Film Institute is an independent non-profit organization created by the National Endowment for the Arts, which was established in 1965 when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act. ...



The series are:

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100 Years...100 Movies

The following is a list of the 100 greatest American movies as compiled by the American Film Institute.


The Complete List:

  1. Citizen Kane (1941)
  2. Casablanca (1942)
  3. The Godfather (1972)
  4. Gone With The Wind (1939)
  5. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
  6. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
  7. The Graduate (1967)
  8. On the Waterfront (1954)
  9. Schindler's List (1993)
  10. Singin' In The Rain (1952)
  11. It's A Wonderful Life (1946)
  12. Sunset Boulevard (1950)
  13. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
  14. Some Like It Hot (1959)
  15. Star Wars (1977)
  16. All About Eve (1950)
  17. The African Queen (1951)
  18. Psycho (1960)
  19. Chinatown (1974)
  20. One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
  21. The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  22. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
  23. The Maltese Falcon (1941)
  24. Raging Bull (1980)
  25. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  26. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  27. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
  28. Apocalypse Now (1979)
  29. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
  30. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
  31. Annie Hall (1977)
  32. The Godfather Part II (1974)
  33. High Noon (1952)
  34. To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
  35. It Happened One Night (1934)
  36. Midnight Cowboy (1969)
  37. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
  38. Double Indemnity (1944)
  39. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
  40. North by Northwest (1959)
  41. West Side Story (1961)
  42. Rear Window (1954)
  43. King Kong (1933)
  44. The Birth of a Nation (1915)
  45. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
  46. A Clockwork Orange (1971)
  47. Taxi Driver (1976)
  48. Jaws (1975)
  49. Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (1937)
  50. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
  51. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
  52. From Here to Eternity (1953)
  53. Amadeus (1984)
  54. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
  55. The Sound of Music (1965)
  56. M*A*S*H (1970)
  57. The Third Man (1949)
  58. Fantasia (1940)
  59. Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
  60. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  61. Vertigo (1958)
  62. Tootsie (1982)
  63. Stagecoach (1939)
  64. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
  65. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
  66. Network (1976)
  67. The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
  68. An American in Paris (1951)
  69. Shane (1953)
  70. The French Connection (1971)
  71. Forrest Gump (1994)
  72. Ben-Hur (1959)
  73. Wuthering Heights (1939)
  74. The Gold Rush (1925)
  75. Dances with Wolves (1990)
  76. City Lights (1931)
  77. American Graffiti (1973)
  78. Rocky (1976)
  79. The Deer Hunter (1978)
  80. The Wild Bunch (1969)
  81. Modern Times (1936)
  82. Giant (1956)
  83. Platoon (1986)
  84. Fargo (1996)
  85. Duck Soup (1933)
  86. Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
  87. Frankenstein (1931)
  88. Easy Rider (1969)
  89. Patton (1970)
  90. The Jazz Singer (1927)
  91. My Fair Lady (1964)
  92. A Place in the Sun (1951)
  93. The Apartment (1960)
  94. Goodfellas (1990)
  95. Pulp Fiction (1994)
  96. The Searchers (1956)
  97. Bringing Up Baby (1938)
  98. Unforgiven (1992)
  99. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
  100. Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

"This is an exciting moment in American film history," said AFI Director and CEO Jean Picker Firstenberg. "As the end of this century approaches and we reflect on its defining achievements, among the most powerful and successful is, without question, the motion picture. Through the collective judgment of leaders from across the American film community, from both in front of and behind the camera, AFI has identified 100 movies which set the standard and mark the excellence of the first century of American cinema. Movies are an intensely personal experience, and it's certain that this list will generate a broad range of opinion and discussion. AFI welcomes this dialogue and hopes to achieve an increased regard, respect and appreciation for this great American art form." Citizen Kane is the first feature film directed by Orson Welles (he had directed two short films previously), and is loosely based on the lives of the newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, the reclusive aerospace and movie mogul Howard Hughes, and the Chicago utilities magnate Samuel Insull. ... Hassan II Mosque A view on the boulevard de Paris in central Casablanca Parc de la Ligue Arabe Casablanca (Arabic: الدار البيضاء, transliterated ad-Dār al-Bayḍāʼ) is a city in western Morocco, located on the Atlantic Ocean. ... The Godfather is a novel written by Mario Puzo about a fictitious Italian Mafia family. ... Gone With the Wind was an instant success. ... Lawrence of Arabia is an Academy Award-winning film based loosely on the life of T. E. Lawrence, starring Peter OToole as the title character, directed by David Lean and produced by Sam Spiegel. ... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. ... The Graduate is a novel by Charles Webb, made into a 1967 film of the same name directed by Mike Nichols from a screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry. ... On the Waterfront is a 1954 film about mob violence and corruption on the docks, and became a standard of its kind. ... Schindlers List is a 1993 movie based on the book Schindlers Ark by Thomas Keneally (the book was later renamed Schindlers List as well). ... Singin in the Rain, a 1952 Gene Kelly musical film, chronicled Hollywoods transition from silent films to talkies. The movie has an extraordinarily intelligent plot, which greatly contributes to the work being systematically classified as the best musical comedy ever. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Sunset Boulevard (also known as Sunset Blvd. ... Le Pont de la Rivière Kwai (The Bridge over the River Kwai) is a novel by Pierre Boulle, published in 1952, that won Frances Prix Ste Beuve. ... Some Like It Hot is a 1959 comedy film by Billy Wilder. ... For the film originally released under the name Star Wars, see Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... All About Eve is a movie written and directed in 1950 by Joseph L. Mankiewicz from a story by Mary Orr. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1951 films | AFI 100 Movies | AFI 100 Passions | World War I films | Best Actor Oscar (film) | Best Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | United States National Film Registry ... This article is about the novel and the movies based on it. ... Chinatown is a 1974 film directed by Roman Polanski. ... Film poster for One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest is a novel by Ken Kesey first published in 1962. ... The Grapes of Wrath book cover The Grapes of Wrath is a work of fiction published by John Steinbeck in 1939, in which descriptive, narrative, and philosophical passages succeed one another. ... A movie poster from the original release of 2001 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is an immensely popular and influential science fiction film and book; the film directed by Stanley Kubrick and the book written by Arthur C. Clarke. ... Poster of the 1941 Warner Brothers film version, directed by John Huston The Maltese Falcon is a detective novel by Dashiell Hammett, made into a quintessential film noir movie. ... Raging Bull is a 1980 film directed by Martin Scorsese, and written by Paul Schrader, and Mardik Martin. ... Film poster for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (20th anniversary) E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a 1982 science fiction film that tells the story of the young boy Elliott who befriends an alien being trapped on Earth and trying to find his way home. ... For the hit 1987 single by Depeche Mode, see the album Music for the Masses Film poster for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb is a 1964 satirical film directed by Stanley Kubrick. ... Bonnie and Clyde (1967) is a film about Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, who roamed the United States Southwest robbing banks during the Great Depression. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 American film directed by Francis Ford Coppola from a script by John Milius (rewritten by Coppola) which was inspired by Joseph Conrads classic novella Heart of Darkness. ... Mr. ... The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is a 1948 John Huston film in which two down-and-outers (Humphrey Bogart and Tim Holt) in Mexico (bothering director John Huston for money in fun opening cameo) hook up with an old-timer (Walter Huston, the directors father) to prospect for... Annie Hall is a 1977 film directed by Woody Allen from a script by Allen and Marshall Brickman. ... The Godfather, Part II is the 1974 sequel to The Godfather. ... High Noon is a 1952 western film which tells the story of a town sheriff, who has just married a pacifist Quaker woman. ... To Kill a Mockingbird is a 1960 novel by Harper Lee, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1961. ... It Happened One Night is a 1934 romantic comedy in which an elite socialite (Claudette Colbert) tries to get out from under her fathers thumb, and falls in with a rogue reporter (Clark Gable). ... Midnight Cowboy is a 1969 film written by Waldo Salt based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy, and directed by John Schlesinger. ... The Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 movie about three servicemen (an airman, a soldier, and a sailor) trying to piece their lives back together after coming back home from WWII. It is based on a novel by MacKinlay Kantor, Glory for Me. ... Double Indemnity is a 1944 film noir It stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck and Edward G. Robinson. ... Doctor Zhivago (Доктор Живаго) is a novel by Boris Pasternak, which was also adapted by Robert Bolt into a 1965 epic film. ... North By Northwest is a 1959 MGM thriller by Alfred Hitchcock and is generally considered one of his best works. ... West Side Story is a musical written by Arthur Laurents (book), Leonard Bernstein (music), and Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), and was originally produced, choreographed, and directed by Jerome Robbins. ... Rear Window (1954) is a motion picture directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on Cornell Woolrichs short story It Had to Be Murder (1942). ... King Kong is a classic 1933 Hollywood horror/adventure film from RKO about a gigantic prehistoric gorilla, brought from a remote island to New York City to be exhibited as a natural wonder, that escapes to cause mass destruction. ... The Birth of a Nation is a controversial, though highly influential and innovative silent film directed by D.W. Griffith, based on Thomas Dixons novels The Clansman (also a play) and The Leopards Spots. ... A Streetcar Named Desire is a play by Tennessee Williams describing a culture clash between Blanche DuBois—a pretentious, fading relic of the Old South—and Stanley Kowalski, a rising member of the industrial, inner-city immigrant class. ... A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian 1962 novel by Anthony Burgess, and forms the basis for the 1971 film adaptation by Stanley Kubrick. ... Taxi Driver is a 1976 American motion picture drama directed by Martin Scorsese. ... Jaws (1975) is an American film, based upon a bestselling novel by Peter Benchley, which tells the story of a resort towns sheriff who tries to protect beachgoers from the predations of a huge great white shark by closing the beach, only to be overruled by the town council. ... USPS stamp honoring Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is a 1937 animated feature by The Walt Disney Company in which a jealous queen tries to have her stepdaughter murdered, but instead the girl is given shelter by seven dwarves who live deep in... Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of two lighthearted outlaws who seem more inclined to trade quips than shots. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1940 films | AFI 100 Movies | AFI 100 Laughs | AFI 100 Passions | Comedy films | MGM films | Best Picture Oscar Nominee | Best Actor Oscar (film) | Best Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | United States National Film Registry ... From Here to Eternity is a 1953 movie based on a James Jones novel in which characters work through ordinary bouts of intimidation and infidelity on a military base in the days preceding the attack at Pearl Harbor. ... Amadeus is the title of both a stage play and a film written in 1979 by Peter Shaffer, both loosely based on the lives of composers Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri. ... All Quiet on the Western Front is a novel by Erich Maria Remarque, a German veteran of World War I, about the horrors of that war and also the deep detachment from German civilian life felt by many men returning from the front. ... Julie Andrews as Maria, seeks guidance from the Mother Abbess, played by Peggy Wood, in this scene from the 1965 film version. ... M*A*S*H was the title of a novel that was later adapted into a critically acclaimed film, and one of the most popular American television series ever. ... The Third Man (1949) is a film noir directed by Carol Reed. ... Fantasia is a 1940 motion picture, the third in the Disney animated features canon, which was a Walt Disney experiment in animation and music. ... Rebel Without a Cause is a 1955 film which tells the story of a rebellious teenager who comes to a new town, meets a girl, defies his parents, and faces the local gang. ... Raiders of the Lost Ark is a feature film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... For other uses of the word Vertigo, see Vertigo. ... Tootsie is a 1982 comedy film that opens on Friday, December 17, which tells the story of an actor who cant get roles, until he dresses like a woman and becomes the star of a soap opera. ... For the 1939 film starring John Wayne see Stagecoach. ... Released on November 16, 1977, Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a science-fiction movie about UFOs, written and directed by Steven Spielberg. ... Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins in the film version The Silence of the Lambs is a novel by Thomas Harris, his second to feature sociopath psychiatrist and cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter. ... Network is a 1976 film which tells about a television network named Union Broadcasting System (UBS) and its struggle with poor TV ratings. ... The Manchurian Candidate is a 1959 novel by Richard Condon. ... An American in Paris is a 1951 musical film based on the classical composition by George Gershwin. ... Shane is a 1953 western film which tells the story of a gunfighter who comes to a town and sides with the farmers versus the cattle men. ... The French Connection is a 1971 Hollywood film directed by William Friedkin which tells the story of two New York City policemen who are trying to intercept a heroin shipment coming in from France, based on the actual, infamous French Connection trafficking scheme. ... Forrest Gump is the lead character of the eponymous 1985 novel by Winston Groom, and of the 1994 Paramount Pictures film based on the novel. ... Ben-Hur is a 1959 film directed by William Wyler and is, today, the best-known version of the film based on the 1880 book by Lew Wallace, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. ... Wuthering Heights is Emily Brontës only novel. ... The Gold Rush is a 1925 silent film comedy written, directed, and starring Charles Chaplin in his Little Tramp role. ... Dances with Wolves is a 1990 film which tells the story of a cavalry officer who befriends a band of Dakota Indians, sacrificing his career and ties to his own people. ... This article refers to the Charlie Chaplin film. ... American Graffiti is a 1973 film directed by George Lucas. ... Rocky DVD cover Rocky is a motion picture released in 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. ... Robert De Niro This article is about The Deer Hunter, the movie. ... This article is about the movie. ... Cast Crew Modern Times is a 1936 film by Charlie Chaplin that has his famous Little Tramp character struggling to survive in the modern, industrialized world. ... Giant is a 1956 film which tells the story of rival ranchers and oilmen in West Texas in the middle years of the 20th century. ... Platoon is a 1986 Vietnam war film, written and directed by Oliver Stone and starring Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen and Forest Whitaker. ... Fargo is a 1996 dramatic and dark comedy film created by Joel and Ethan Coen. ... Cover of Duck Soup DVD. Duck Soup is a 1933 Marx Brothers anarchic comedy film written by Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Arthur Sheekman, and Nat Perrin and directed by Leo McCarey. ... Mutiny on the Bounty is the title of a novel and several films based on the real story of the mutiny against Lieutenant William Bligh, commanding officer of HMAV Bounty. ... Frankenstein is a 1931 horror film loosely based on the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. ... Easy Rider, 1969 Easy Rider is a 1969 road movie directed by Dennis Hopper which many see as representing the embodiment of the hippie lifestyle of the 1960s. ... Patton is a 1970 biographical film which tells the story of General George Pattons commands during World War II. It stars George C. Scott, Karl Malden and Michael Bates. ... The Jazz Singer is a 1927 U.S. movie notable for being the first talking motion picture to be widely commercially distributed. ... The original poster for the Broadway production of the show designed by Al Hirschfeld My Fair Lady is a 1956 musical theater production with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic Loewe, adapted from George Bernard Shaws Pygmalion. ... A Place in the Sun is either Place in the SUN Video Site Video Presentations of property and artisans in France A Place in the Sun; a 1951 film A Place in the Sun; a Channel 4 property television programme Place in the sun, a term related to imperialism This... The Apartment is a 1960 romantic comedy-drama directed by Billy Wilder, and starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, and Fred MacMurray. ... Goodfellas is a 1990 film about the mafia directed by Martin Scorsese. ... This article is about the movie, see also the soundtrack or the literary form. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Grant and Hepburn Bringing Up Baby is a 1938 screwball comedy film which tells the story of a scientist who winds up falling in love with a woman who helps him to care for a leopard, named Baby. ... Unforgiven is a 1992 Western film which tells the story of a retired gunslinger who takes on one more job for the money. ... Guess Whos Coming to Dinner is a 1967 award-winning comedy-drama movie starring Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Sidney Poitier, and Katharine Houghton. ... Yankee Doodle Dandy is a 1942 biographical film about George M. Cohan, starring James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf, Irene Manning, George Tobias, Rosemary DeCamp and Jeanne Cagney. ...


100 Years...100 Stars

Actually not 100, but 50 greatest American screen legends named by the AFI Wednesday June 16, 1999


MEN

  1. Humphrey Bogart
  2. Cary Grant
  3. James Stewart
  4. Marlon Brando
  5. Fred Astaire
  6. Henry Fonda
  7. Clark Gable
  8. James Cagney
  9. Spencer Tracy
  10. Charlie Chaplin
  11. Gary Cooper
  12. Gregory Peck
  13. John Wayne
  14. Laurence Olivier
  15. Gene Kelly
  16. Orson Welles
  17. Kirk Douglas
  18. James Dean
  19. Burt Lancaster
  20. The Marx Brothers
  21. Buster Keaton
  22. Sidney Poitier
  23. Robert Mitchum
  24. Edward G. Robinson
  25. William Holden

Humphrey DeForest Bogart (December 25, 1899 – January 14, 1957) was an iconic American actor who retains legendary status decades after his death. ... Cary Grant Cary Grant (Horfield, Bristol, England, January 18, 1904 – Davenport, Iowa, USA, November 29, 1986) was a British-born actor in mostly American films. ... Jimmy Stewart, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1934 James Maitland Stewart (May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997) was an American film actor beloved for his persona as an average guy who faces adversity and tries to do the right thing, an image which was largely reflected in his own personality. ... Marlon Brando in A Streetcar Named Desire, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1948 Marlon Brando, Jr. ... Fred Astaire Fred Astaire (May 10, 1899 – June 22, 1987), born Frederick Austerlitz in Omaha, Nebraska, was an American film and Broadway ballroom dancer and actor. ... Henry Jaynes Fonda (May 16, 1905 - August 12, 1982) was an acclaimed American film and stage actor beloved for his roles as plain-speaking men of humane decency. ... William Clark Gable (February 1, 1901 – November 16, 1960) was an American film actor, and the biggest box-office star of the early sound film era. ... Jimmy Cagney was part of the Legends of Hollywood USPS stamp series. ... Spencer Tracy Spencer Bonaventure Tracy (April 5, 1900 - June 10, 1967) was an American film actor who appeared in 74 films from 1930 through the 1960s. ... Chaplin in his costume as The Tramp Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977) was the most famous actor in early to mid Hollywood cinema, and later also a notable director. ... With Eleanor Roosevelt in 1950 Gary Cooper (May 7, 1901 - May 13, 1961) was an American film actor whose career spanned the from the 1920s up until the year of his death. ... Peck as Atticus Finch Gregory Peck (April 5, 1916 – June 12, 2003) was an American film actor. ... John Wayne (May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979), nicknamed Duke, was an Irish-American film actor whose career spanned the evolutionary phase of American cinema, appearing in silent movies and talkies alike. ... Laurence Olivier, as photographed in 1939 by Carl Van Vechten Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM (May 22, 1907 – July 11, 1989) was an English actor and director, esteemed by many as the greatest actor of the 20th century. ... Gene Kelly (1912-1996) Eugene Curran Kelly (August 23, 1912 – February 2, 1996 in Beverly Hills, California) was an American dancer, actor, singer, director, and choreographer. ... Orson Welles, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1937 George Orson Welles (May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985) is generally considered one of Hollywoods greatest directors, as well as a fine actor, broadcaster and screenwriter. ... Kirk Douglas in Champion Kirk Douglas (born December 9, 1916) is an American actor. ... James Dean James Byron Dean (February 8, 1931 – September 30, 1955) was a charismatic American film actor who epitomized youthful angst. ... Burt Lancaster (November 2, 1913 - October 20, 1994) was an American film actor. ... See Marx brothers (fencing) for the 16th century German brotherhood. ... Joseph Frank Keaton VI (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966), always known as Buster Keaton, was a popular and influential American silent-film comic actor and filmmaker. ... Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE (born February 20, 1927) is an actor. ... Robert Mitchum in Cape Fear Robert Charles Duran Mitchum (August 6, 1917 – July 1, 1997) was an American film actor and singer. ... Edward G. Robinson (December 12, 1893 – January 26, 1973) was a Romanian-American actor of stage and film. ... William Holden William Holden (April 17, 1918 – November 12, 1981, body found November 16, 1981) was an American film actor. ...

WOMEN

  1. Katharine Hepburn
  2. Bette Davis
  3. Audrey Hepburn
  4. Ingrid Bergman
  5. Greta Garbo
  6. Marilyn Monroe
  7. Elizabeth Taylor
  8. Judy Garland
  9. Marlene Dietrich
  10. Joan Crawford
  11. Barbara Stanwyck
  12. Claudette Colbert
  13. Grace Kelly
  14. Ginger Rogers
  15. Mae West
  16. Vivien Leigh
  17. Lillian Gish
  18. Shirley Temple
  19. Rita Hayworth
  20. Lauren Bacall
  21. Sophia Loren
  22. Jean Harlow
  23. Carole Lombard
  24. Mary Pickford
  25. Ava Gardner

Katharine Hepburn Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an iconic star of American film, television and stage, widely recognized for her sharp wit, New England gentility and fierce independence. ... Ruth Elizabeth Davis (April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989), better known as Bette Davis, was an Academy Award winning American actress. ... Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn (May 4, 1929 – January 20, 1993) was a Belgian-born actress, fashion model, and humanitarian. ... Ingrid Bergman  listen? (August 29, 1915 – August 29, 1982) was an Academy Award-winning Swedish actress. ... Garbo in the 1920s Greta Garbo (September 18, 1905 – April 15, 1990) was a Swedish actress. ... Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe (June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress of the 20th century. ... Elizabeth Taylor Dame Elizabeth Taylor (born February 27, 1932) is an English-born Academy Award winning actress. ... Judy Garland (June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American film actress who is considered one of the greatest singing stars of Hollywoods Golden Era of musical film. ... Marlene Dietrich in the 1920s Marie Magdalene Marlene Dietrich (December 27, 1901 – May 6, 1992) was a German actress and singer. ... Joan Crawford Joan Crawford (March 23, 1906 – May 10, 1977) was an Academy Award winning American actress. ... Barbara Stanwyck in Stella Dallas (1937 Barbara Stanwyck (born Ruby Katherine Stevens) (July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American film and television actress. ... Photo still of Claudette Colbert Claudette Colbert (September 13, 1903 _ July 30, 1996) was a French-American actress. ... Grace Kelly (1929–1982). ... Ginger Rogers (1911–1995) Virginia Katherine McMath (July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995), better known as Ginger Rogers, was an American actress and dancer. ... MAE-West is a major Internet peering point located in San Jose, California. ... Vivien Leigh (1913-1967) Vivien Leigh (November 5, 1913 – July 7, 1967) was an English actress who was born Vivian Mary Hartley in Darjeeling, India. ... Lillian Gish Lillian de Guiche (October 14, 1893 - February 27, 1993), was an American actress. ... Shirley Temple Black was a former child actress and United States diplomat Shirley Jane Temple (born April 23, 1928), later known as Shirley Temple Black, is an American film actress and diplomat who is considered by many to be the most famous child actress in history. ... Rita Hayworth Rita Hayworth (real name Margarita Carmen Cansino) (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987) was a famous American film star of Spanish and Irish descent during the 1940s who was sometimes called The Love Goddess or The Great American Love Goddess. ... Lauren Bacall Lauren Bacall (born September 16, 1924) is a legendary American film and stage actress. ... Sophia Loren in 1955. ... Jean Harlow, born as Harlean Carpenter, (March 3, 1911 - June 7, 1937), US film actress, became known as the original blonde bombshell, predating Marilyn Monroe as a blonde sex symbol. ... Carole Lombard Carole Lombard (October 6, 1908 - January 16, 1942) was an American actress. ... Mary Pickford Mary Pickford (April 8, 1892 – May 29, 1979) was a motion picture star, known as Americas Sweetheart and the girl with the curl. ... Ava Gardner Ava Gardner (December 24, 1922 – January 25, 1990) was an American actress. ...

100 Years...100 Laughs

The 100 funniest American films. As named by the AFI on June 14 2000.

  1. Some Like it Hot (1959)
  2. Tootsie (1982)
  3. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  4. Annie Hall (1977)
  5. Duck Soup (1933)
  6. Blazing Saddles (1974)
  7. M*A*S*H (1970)
  8. It Happened One Night (1934)
  9. The Graduate (1967)
  10. Airplane! (1980)
  11. The Producers (1968)
  12. A Night at the Opera (1935)
  13. Young Frankenstein (1974)
  14. Bringing Up Baby (1938)
  15. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
  16. Singin' in the Rain (1952)
  17. The Odd Couple (1968)
  18. The General (1927)
  19. His Girl Friday (1940)
  20. The Apartment (1960)
  21. A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
  22. Adam's Rib (1949)
  23. When Harry Met Sally (1989)
  24. Born Yesterday (1950)
  25. The Gold Rush (1925)
  26. Being There (1979)
  27. There's Something About Mary (1998)
  28. Ghostbusters (1984)
  29. This is Spinal Tap (1984)
  30. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
  31. Raising Arizona (1987)
  32. The Thin Man (1934)
  33. Modern Times (1936)
  34. Groundhog Day (1993)
  35. Harvey (1950)
  36. National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
  37. The Great Dictator (1940)
  38. City Lights (1931)
  39. Sullivan's Travels (1941)
  40. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
  41. Moonstruck (1987)
  42. Big (1988)
  43. American Graffiti (1973)
  44. My Man Godfrey (1936)
  45. Harold and Maude (1972)
  46. Manhattan (1979)
  47. Shampoo (1975)
  48. A Shot in the Dark (1964)
  49. To Be or Not to Be (1942)
  50. Cat Ballou (1965)
  51. The Seven Year Itch (1955)
  52. Ninotchka (1939)
  53. Arthur (1981)
  54. The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944)
  55. The Lady Eve (1941)
  56. Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
  57. Diner (1982)
  58. It's a Gift (1934)
  59. A Day at the Races (1937)
  60. Topper (1937)
  61. What's Up, Doc? (1972)
  62. Sherlock, Jr. (1924)
  63. Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
  64. Broadcast News (1987)
  65. Horse Feathers (1932)
  66. Take the Money and Run (1969)
  67. Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
  68. The Awful Truth (1937)
  69. Bananas (1971)
  70. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
  71. Caddyshack (1980)
  72. Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948)
  73. Monkey Business (1931)
  74. 9 to 5 (1980)
  75. She Done Him Wrong (1933)
  76. Victor Victoria (1982)
  77. The Palm Beach Story (1942)
  78. Road to Morocco (1942)
  79. The Freshman (1925)
  80. Sleeper (1973)
  81. The Navigator (1924)
  82. Private Benjamin (1980)
  83. Father of the Bride (1950)
  84. Lost in America (1985)
  85. Dinner at Eight (1933)
  86. City Slickers (1991)
  87. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
  88. Beetlejuice (1988)
  89. The Jerk (1979)
  90. Woman of the Year (1942)
  91. The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
  92. Ball of Fire (1941)
  93. Fargo (1996)
  94. Auntie Mame (1958)
  95. Silver Streak (1976)
  96. Sons of the Desert (1933)
  97. Bull Durham (1988)
  98. The Court Jester (1956)
  99. The Nutty Professor (1963)
  100. Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)

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DVD cover The Thin Man is the title of the first of six comic detective films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as Nick and Nora Charles, a hard-drinking and flirtatious married couple who banter wittily as they easily solve crimes. ... Cast Crew Modern Times is a 1936 film by Charlie Chaplin that has his famous Little Tramp character struggling to survive in the modern, industrialized world. ... For the movie of the same name see: Groundhog Day (movie) Groundhog Day is a traditional festival celebrated in the USA and Canada on February 2. ... Harvey is an English surname and place-name, derived from a personal name meaning soldier or man-at-arms. It is thought to have come to England with the Breton mercenaries of William the Conqueror as Herve. // Places Harvey is a common place-name in English-speaking countries. ... National Lampoons Animal House (also called Animal House) is a 1978 comedy film in which a misfit group of Delta fraternity boys takes on the system at their college. ... The Great Dictator is a film directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin. ... This article refers to the Charlie Chaplin film. ... Sullivans Travels is a satirical film directed by Preston Sturges about a director who wants to direct a film called O Brother, Where Art Thou? but is being forced to direct another film instead. ... Its a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a comedy movie that followed the Hollywood trend in the 1960s of producing gigantic and epic films as a way to woo audiences into movie theaters. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1987 films | AFI 100 Laughs | AFI 100 Passions | Best Picture Oscar Nominee | Best Actress Oscar (film) | Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actress Oscar (film) ... Big is a 1988 comedy film which tells the story of a teenaged boy who is aged to adulthood by a magical fortune telling machine. ... American Graffiti is a 1973 film directed by George Lucas. ... My Man Godfrey is a 1936 screwball comedy film in which a socialite hires a derelict as her butler, only to fall in love with him, to his dismay. ... Harold and Maude is a 1971 movie, directed by Hal Ashby. ... Manhattan is an island bordering the lower Hudson River. ... Shampoo is a 1975 motion picture starring Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Goldie Hawn, and Lee Grant. ... A Shot in the Dark is a 1964 film directed by Blake Edwards and is the second installment in the Pink Panther series. ... To Be Or Not To Be is a 1942 comedy film about a troupe of actors in Nazi-occupied Warsaw who use their abilities at disguise and acting to fool the occupying troops. ... Cat Ballou is a 1965 comedy Western film which tells the story of a woman who hires a famous gunman to avenge her fathers murder, but finds that the man she hires isnt what she expected. ... The Seven Year Itch is a 1955 movie starring Marilyn Monroe and directed by Billy Wilder. ... Ninotchka is a 1939 American film by Ernst Lubitsch Garbos first comedy, launched with the tagline Garbo laughs! Storyline Three Russians, Iranoff, Buljanoff and Kopalski, are sent to Paris to sell jewelry confiscated from the aristocracy during the Russian Revolution. ... Arthur is a 1981 film which tells the story of a drunken playboy millionaire called Arthur Bach who can only inherit if he marries. ... The Miracle of Morgans Creek poster The Miracle of Morgans Creek is a 1944 comedy film about a girl named Trudy Kockenlocker who wakes up one morning after a wild night with a group of soldiers to find herself pregnant and married. ... The Lady Eve is a 1941 romantic screwball comedy film which tells the story of a couple who meet on shipboard, but breakup due to a misunderstanding. ... Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein is a 1948 comedy/horror film in which characters played by Bud Abbott and Lou Costello deliver large heavy crates to a wax museum only to discover that the contents -- Frankensteins monster and Dracula -- are neither wax nor dead. ... This article is about a type of restaurant. ... Its a Gift is a 1934 comedy film starring W. C. Fields. ... Code book scene A Day at the Races A Day at the Races (1937) is the seventh movie starring the three Marx Brothers, with Margaret Dumont, Allan Jones and Maureen OSullivan. ... 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100 Years...100 Thrills

The 100 most heart-pounding American films as described by the AFI on the evening of June 12, 2001.

  1. Psycho (1960)
  2. Jaws (1975)
  3. The Exorcist (1973)
  4. North by Northwest (1959)
  5. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
  6. Alien (1979)
  7. The Birds (1963)
  8. The French Connection (1971)
  9. Rosemary's Baby (1968)
  10. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  11. The Godfather (1972)
  12. King Kong (1933)
  13. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
  14. Rear Window (1954)
  15. Deliverance (1972)
  16. Chinatown (1974)
  17. The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
  18. Vertigo (1958)
  19. The Great Escape (1963)
  20. High Noon (1952)
  21. A Clockwork Orange (1971)
  22. Taxi Driver (1976)
  23. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
  24. Double Indemnity (1944)
  25. Titanic (1997)
  26. The Maltese Falcon (1941)
  27. Star Wars (1977)
  28. Fatal Attraction (1987)
  29. The Shining (1980)
  30. The Deer Hunter (1978)
  31. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
  32. Strangers on a Train (1951)
  33. The Fugitive (1993)
  34. The Night of the Hunter (1955)
  35. Jurassic Park (1993)
  36. Bullitt (1968)
  37. Casablanca (1942)
  38. Notorious (1946)
  39. Die Hard (1988)
  40. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
  41. Dirty Harry (1971)
  42. The Terminator (1984)
  43. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
  44. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  45. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
  46. Carrie (1976)
  47. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
  48. Dial M for Murder (1954)
  49. Ben-Hur (1959)
  50. Marathon Man (1976)
  51. Raging Bull (1980)
  52. Rocky (1976)
  53. Pulp Fiction (1994)
  54. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
  55. Wait Until Dark (1967)
  56. Frankenstein (1931)
  57. All the President's Men (1976)
  58. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
  59. Planet of the Apes (1968)
  60. The Sixth Sense (1999)
  61. Cape Fear (1962)
  62. Spartacus (1960)
  63. What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
  64. Touch of Evil (1958)
  65. The Dirty Dozen (1967)
  66. The Matrix (1999)
  67. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
  68. Halloween (1979)
  69. The Wild Bunch (1969)
  70. Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
  71. Goldfinger (1964)
  72. Platoon (1986)
  73. Laura (1944)
  74. Blade Runner (1982)
  75. The Third Man (1949)
  76. Thelma & Louise (1991)
  77. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
  78. Gaslight (1944)
  79. The Magnificent Seven (1960)
  80. Rebecca (1940)
  81. The Omen (1976)
  82. The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
  83. The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
  84. Poltergeist (1982)
  85. Dracula (1931)
  86. The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
  87. The Thing From Another World (1951)
  88. 12 Angry Men (1957)
  89. The Guns of Navarone (1961)
  90. The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
  91. Braveheart (1995)
  92. Body Heat (1981)
  93. Night of the Living Dead (1968)
  94. The China Syndrome (1979)
  95. Full Metal Jacket (1987)
  96. Blue Velvet (1986)
  97. Safety Last (1923)
  98. Blood Simple (1984)
  99. Speed (1994)
  100. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

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The Birds (1963) is a horror film by Alfred Hitchcock, based on a short story by Daphne Du Maurier. ... The French Connection is a 1971 Hollywood film directed by William Friedkin which tells the story of two New York City policemen who are trying to intercept a heroin shipment coming in from France, based on the actual, infamous French Connection trafficking scheme. ... Spoiler warning: Rosemarys Baby is the title of a 1967 horror novel by Ira Levin, in which a young religious woman and her husband move into a New York City, New York apartment next door to enthusiastic, oversolicitous neighbors. ... Raiders of the Lost Ark is a feature film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... The Godfather is a novel written by Mario Puzo about a fictitious Italian Mafia family. ... King Kong is a classic 1933 Hollywood horror/adventure film from RKO about a gigantic prehistoric gorilla, brought from a remote island to New York City to be exhibited as a natural wonder, that escapes to cause mass destruction. ... Bonnie and Clyde (1967) is a film about Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, who roamed the United States Southwest robbing banks during the Great Depression. ... Rear Window (1954) is a motion picture directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on Cornell Woolrichs short story It Had to Be Murder (1942). ... Deliverance Deliverance is a 1970 novel by American author James Dickey that was made by Warner Bros. ... Chinatown is a 1974 film directed by Roman Polanski. ... The Manchurian Candidate is a 1959 novel by Richard Condon. ... Vertigo is a 1958 suspense film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. ... For the Married. ... High Noon is a 1952 western film which tells the story of a town sheriff, who has just married a pacifist Quaker woman. ... A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian 1962 novel by Anthony Burgess, and forms the basis for the 1971 film adaptation by Stanley Kubrick. ... Taxi Driver is a 1976 American motion picture drama directed by Martin Scorsese. ... Lawrence of Arabia is an Academy Award-winning film based loosely on the life of T. E. Lawrence, starring Peter OToole as the title character, directed by David Lean and produced by Sam Spiegel. ... Double Indemnity is a 1944 film noir It stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck and Edward G. Robinson. ... Titanic is a 1997 dramatic movie released by Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox. ... Poster of the 1941 Warner Brothers film version, directed by John Huston The Maltese Falcon is a detective novel by Dashiell Hammett, made into a quintessential film noir movie. ... For the film originally released under the name Star Wars, see Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... Fatal Attraction is a 1987 drama/thriller film which tells the story of a married man who has an affair, only to discover that the woman with whom he had the affair is not ready to let it end. ... The Shining can refer to: the Stephen King book: see The Shining (book) the Stanley Kubrick film based on the book: see The Shining (film) the ABC mini-series scripted by Stephen King: The Shining (mini-series) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that... Robert De Niro This article is about The Deer Hunter, the movie. ... Released on November 16, 1977, Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a science-fiction movie about UFOs, written and directed by Steven Spielberg. ... Strangers on a Train is a film released in 1951 by Warner Bros. ... The Fugitive is a 1993 feature film, based on the television series The Fugitive, starring Harrison Ford as Dr. Richard Kimble, and Tommy Lee Jones as Lieutenant Samuel Gerard. ... The Night of the Hunter is a 1953 novel by American author, Davis Grubb. ... Jurassic Park is a novel written by Michael Crichton and published in 1990, which was later adapted as a movie directed by Steven Spielberg. ... Bullitt Bullitt is a 1968 Warner Bros. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... Notorious was a 1946 thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock. ... Die Hard is an action film released in 1988, written by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Sousa, starring Bruce Willis, Bonnie Bedelia, Alan Rickman, William Atherton, directed by John McTiernan. ... A movie poster from the original release of 2001 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is an immensely popular and influential science fiction film and book; the film directed by Stanley Kubrick and the book written by Arthur C. Clarke. ... Film box cover for Dirty Harry For the 1953 nuclear test nicknamed Dirty Harry, see Upshot-Knothole Harry [1] Dirty Harry is a 1971 film directed by Don Siegel and starring Clint Eastwood as the eponymous Harry Callahan, a San Francisco detective tracking Scorpio, a serial killer. ... The Terminator is a 1984 sci-fi action film which became the break-through role for former body-builder Arnold Schwarzenegger. ... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. ... Film poster for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (20th anniversary) E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a 1982 science fiction film that tells the story of the young boy Elliott who befriends an alien being trapped on Earth and trying to find his way home. ... Saving Private Ryan is a 1998 film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Robert Rodat, dealing with the World War II Battle of Normandy. ... Carrie (1974) was Stephen Kings first published novel. ... Invasion of the Body Snatchers is a 1956 science fiction film which tells the story of ordinary small town people whose bodies are taken over by aliens. ... Dial M for Murder (1954) is a U.S. film directed by Alfred Hitchcock starring Grace Kelly and Ray Milland as a married couple. ... Ben-Hur is a 1959 film directed by William Wyler and is, today, the best-known version of the film based on the 1880 book by Lew Wallace, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. ... Marathon Man is a thriller novel by William Goldman. ... Raging Bull is a 1980 film directed by Martin Scorsese, and written by Paul Schrader, and Mardik Martin. ... Rocky DVD cover Rocky is a motion picture released in 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. ... This article is about the movie, see also the soundtrack or the literary form. ... Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of two lighthearted outlaws who seem more inclined to trade quips than shots. ... Wait Until Dark is a 1966 film which tells the story of a blind woman terrorized by two criminals searching for drugs in her apartment. ... Frankenstein is a 1931 horror film loosely based on the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. ... All the Presidents Men is a 1974 non-fiction book by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the two journalists investigating the Watergate scandal for the Washington Post. ... Le Pont de la Rivière Kwai (The Bridge over the River Kwai) is a novel by Pierre Boulle, published in 1952, that won Frances Prix Ste Beuve. ... Planet of the Apes is a 1968 science fiction film in which an astronaut finds himself 2,000+ years in the future stranded on an earth-like planet, in which humans are enslaved by apes. ... The Sixth Sense (1999) is a film that tells the fictional story of a troubled, isolated boy (played by Haley Joel Osment) and a child psychologist (played by Bruce Willis) who tries to help him. ... Cape Fear is a 1962 film which tells the story of an attorney whose family is stalked by a criminal whom the attorney helped to send to jail. ... Spartacus is a 1960 film by Stanley Kubrick based on the historical novel of the same name by Howard Fast. ... What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? is a 1962 Warner Bros. ... Touch of Evil (1958), was one of the last and one of the greatest examples of film noir ever made. ... This article is about the well-known movie; Dirty Dozen may also refer to the rap group D12. ... The Matrix is a film first released in the USA on March 31, 1999, written and directed by the Wachowski brothers (Andy and Larry). ... The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is a 1948 John Huston film in which two down-and-outers (Humphrey Bogart and Tim Holt) in Mexico (bothering director John Huston for money in fun opening cameo) hook up with an old-timer (Walter Huston, the directors father) to prospect for... Michael Myers, unstoppable psycho-killer The Halloween films are a series of horror movies, of which the first film is considered one of the most important and influential of the genre. ... This article is about the movie. ... Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 film which tells the story of a man named Sonny Wortzik (played by Al Pacino) who holds employees of a bank hostage during a failed bank robbery in Brooklyn, New York. ... 2002 Penguin Books paperback edition Goldfinger is the seventh novel by Ian Fleming, featuring James Bond, secret agent 007, published in 1959. ... Platoon is a 1986 Vietnam war film, written and directed by Oliver Stone and starring Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen and Forest Whitaker. ... Laura is a 1944 film noir which tells the story of a police detective, investigating a womans murder, who falls in love with her portrait. ... Blade Runner is a science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott and released in 1982, depicting a dark, dystopic vision of Los Angeles in November 2019. ... The Third Man (1949) is a film noir directed by Carol Reed. ... Thelma and Louise is a road movie from 1991 conceived and written by Callie Khouri, co-produced and directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Geena Davis as Thelma, Susan Sarandon as Louise, and Harvey Keitel as a sympathetic detective trying to solve crimes that the two women find it easier... Terminator 2: Judgment Day (commonly abbreviated T2) is a 1991 movie directed by James Cameron and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, and Robert Patrick. ... Gaslight is the title of at least two films based on the Patrick Hamilton play Angel Street, in which a man marries a woman and tries to convince her she is crazy so that he can steal the jewels stored in her attic. ... The Magnificent Seven is one of the English language titles for the Akira Kurosawa film Shichinin no samurai (1954), also called The Seven Samurai. ... Rebecca is the New Testament spelling of Rebekah (see Romans 9:10). ... DVD cover for The Omen The Omen is a 1976 horror film directed by Richard Donner and starring Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner, Harvey Stephens, Billie Whitelaw, Patrick Troughton, and Leo McKern. ... Film poster for The Day the Earth Stood Still The Day the Earth Stood Still is a 1951 science fiction film which tells the story of a humanoid spaceman who comes to Earth to convince its leaders to learn how to live in peace. ... Lon Chaney in The Phantom of the Opera The 1925 film version of The Phantom of the Opera, starring Lon Chaney, Sr. ... The Poltergeist movies are a trilogy of horror films produced in the 1980s. ... This DVD cover for the film shows Lugosi in the role which would type-cast him for the rest of his career. ... DVD cover for the 1945 film version showing Hurd Hatfield (centre) as Gray, Donna Reed (left) as Gladys Hallward, Angela Lansbury (right) as Sibyl Vane and George Sanders (background) as Lord Henry Wotton The Picture of Dorian Gray is a novel by Oscar Wilde first published in 1890. ... The Thing From Another World is a 1951 science fiction film which tells the story of scientists at a remote Arctic outpost who fight an alien being. ... 12 Angry Men is a 1957 film which tells the story of one lone juror who holds out against the other eleven members of the jury; he is not convinced that the defendant, a young Hispanic man, is guilty of murder. ... The Guns of Navarone is a 1957 novel of World War II by UK thriller writer Alistair MacLean that was made into a US film in 1961. ... The Poseidon Adventure was a 1972 adventure movie based on a novel by Paul Gallico. ... Braveheart is an American motion picture released in 1995 that was very loosely based on the life of William Wallace, a major Scottish hero. ... Body Heat is a 1981 film noir written and directed by Lawrence Kasdan. ... A young zombie and her victim Night of the Living Dead (1968) is a seminal horror film directed by George A. Romero which was to transfigure the horror-movie genre. ... The China Syndrome is a 1979 thriller film which tells the story of a reporter and cameramen who discover safety coverups at a nuclear power plant. ... Full Metal Jacket (1987) is a film by Stanley Kubrick based on the novel The Short-Timers by Gustav Hasford. ... Blue Velvet is a 1986 film directed and written by David Lynch. ... Safety Last is a 1923 comedy silent film in which a young store clerk convinces his boss to pay $1000 for anyone who will climb the face of the store building. ... Blood Simple is a neo noir film, the debut of Joel and Ethan Coen, writers and directors of Fargo, The Man Who Wasnt There, and Raising Arizona, among others. ... Movie poster for Speed Speed is a 1994 film directed by Jan de Bont, starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock (her breakout role), and Dennis Hopper. ... Errol Flynn as Robin Hood. ...

100 Years...100 Passions

The 100 greatest American love stories. As named by the AFI on June 11, 2002.

  1. Casablanca (1942)
  2. Gone With the Wind (1939)
  3. West Side Story (1961)
  4. Roman Holiday (1953)
  5. An Affair to Remember (1957)
  6. The Way We Were (1973)
  7. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
  8. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
  9. Love Story (1970)
  10. City Lights (1931)
  11. Annie Hall (1977)
  12. My Fair Lady (1964)
  13. Out of Africa (1985)
  14. The African Queen (1951)
  15. Wuthering Heights (1939)
  16. Singin' in the Rain (1952)
  17. Moonstruck (1987)
  18. Vertigo (1958)
  19. Ghost (1990)
  20. From Here to Eternity (1953)
  21. Pretty Woman (1990)
  22. On Golden Pond (1981)
  23. Now, Voyager (1942)
  24. King Kong (1933)
  25. When Harry Met Sally (1989)
  26. The Lady Eve (1941)
  27. The Sound of Music (1965)
  28. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
  29. An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
  30. Swing Time (1936)
  31. The King and I (1956)
  32. Dark Victory (1939)
  33. Camille (1937)
  34. Beauty and the Beast (1991)
  35. Gigi (1958)
  36. Random Harvest (1942)
  37. Titanic (1997)
  38. It Happened One Night (1934)
  39. An American in Paris (1951)
  40. Ninotchka (1939)
  41. Funny Girl (1968)
  42. Anna Karenina (1935)
  43. A Star is Born (1954)
  44. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
  45. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
  46. To Catch a Thief (1955)
  47. Splendor in the Grass (1961)
  48. Last Tango in Paris (1972)
  49. The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
  50. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
  51. Bringing Up Baby (1938)
  52. The Graduate (1967)
  53. A Place in the Sun (1951)
  54. Sabrina (1954)
  55. Reds (1981)
  56. The English Patient (1996)
  57. Two for the Road (1967)
  58. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
  59. Picnic (1955)
  60. To Have and Have Not (1944)
  61. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
  62. The Apartment (1960)
  63. Sunrise (1927)
  64. Marty (1955)
  65. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
  66. Manhattan (1979)
  67. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
  68. What's Up, Doc? (1972)
  69. Harold and Maude (1971)
  70. Sense and Sensibility (1995)
  71. Way Down East (1920)
  72. Roxanne (1987)
  73. The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)
  74. Woman of the Year (1942)
  75. The American President (1995)
  76. The Quiet Man (1952)
  77. The Awful Truth (1937)
  78. Coming Home (1978)
  79. Jezebel (1938)
  80. The Sheik (1921)
  81. The Goodbye Girl (1977)
  82. Witness (1985)
  83. Morocco (1930)
  84. Double Indemnity (1944)
  85. Love is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)
  86. Notorious (1946)
  87. The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
  88. The Princess Bride (1987)
  89. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
  90. The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
  91. Working Girl (1988)
  92. Porgy and Bess (1959)
  93. Dirty Dancing (1987)
  94. Body Heat (1981)
  95. Lady and the Tramp (1955)
  96. Barefoot in the Park (1967)
  97. Grease (1978)
  98. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
  99. Pillow Talk (1959)
  100. Jerry Maguire (1996)

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The Way We Were is a 1973 film which tells the story of a Jewish woman who marries a WASP following World War II, at the height of McCarthyism; their political differences eventually drive them apart. ... Doctor Zhivago (Доктор Живаго) is a novel by Boris Pasternak, which was also adapted by Robert Bolt into a 1965 epic film. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Love Story is a 1970 romance motion picture drama directed by Arthur Hiller that tells the story of two college students: Oliver, the emotionally vacant son of rich parents; and the girl he falls in love with, Jenny, a brassy music major at Radcliffe. ... This article refers to the Charlie Chaplin film. ... Annie Hall is a 1977 film directed by Woody Allen from a script by Allen and Marshall Brickman. ... The original poster for the Broadway production of the show designed by Al Hirschfeld My Fair Lady is a 1956 musical theater production with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic Loewe, adapted from George Bernard Shaws Pygmalion. ... This article is about the novel and the film; for the African-origin theory of human evolution sometimes referred to as the Out of Africa theory, see single-origin hypothesis. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1951 films | AFI 100 Movies | AFI 100 Passions | World War I films | Best Actor Oscar (film) | Best Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | United States National Film Registry ... Wuthering Heights is Emily Brontës only novel. ... Singin in the Rain, a 1952 Gene Kelly musical film, chronicled Hollywoods transition from silent films to talkies. The movie has an extraordinarily intelligent plot, which greatly contributes to the work being systematically classified as the best musical comedy ever. ... 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On Golden Pond is a 1981 film which tells the story of a summer spent by an aging couple at their summer home on Golden Pond, their daughter who attempts to close the age-old gap between herself and her father, and her new stepson who spends a month on... Now, Voyager is a 1942 film which tells the story of a middle-aged spinster who, repressed by the domination of her mother, winds up in a sanitarium, where her self-confidence in boosted by an understanding psychiatrist. ... King Kong is a classic 1933 Hollywood horror/adventure film from RKO about a gigantic prehistoric gorilla, brought from a remote island to New York City to be exhibited as a natural wonder, that escapes to cause mass destruction. ... The gate under which Harry meets Sally in the film; located on the campus of the University of Chicago When Harry Met Sally. ... The Lady Eve is a 1941 romantic screwball comedy film which tells the story of a couple who meet on shipboard, but breakup due to a misunderstanding. ... Julie Andrews as Maria, seeks guidance from the Mother Abbess, played by Peggy Wood, in this scene from the 1965 film version. ... The Shop Around the Corner is a 1940 film which tells the story of two people who work together in a shop who cant stand each other, not knowing that theyve been conducting a love affair anonymously by mail. ... An Officer and a Gentleman is a 1982 film which tells the story of a United States Navy aviation Officer Candidate who comes into conflict with the Gunnery Sergeant who trains him. ... Swing Time is a 1936 musical directed by George Stevens, the sixth film featuring the pair-up of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. ... The King and I is a musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, with a script based on Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon. ... Dark Victory is a 1939 film which tells the story of a young woman who falls in love with, and marries, the doctor who has operated on her for a brain tumor. ... Camille is the name of several films based on the 1852 novel and play La Dame aux camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils. ... Beauty and the Beast is the thirtieth animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... Gigi is a 1958 motion picture musical set in Paris, France. ... Random Harvest is a 1942 film in which a man loses his memory after being traumatized by his experiences in World War I. He begins a new life, then suddenly regains his memory and tries to pick up his old life, having no recollection of his new life. ... Titanic is a 1997 dramatic movie released by Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox. ... It Happened One Night is a 1934 romantic comedy in which an elite socialite (Claudette Colbert) tries to get out from under her fathers thumb, and falls in with a rogue reporter (Clark Gable). ... An American in Paris is a 1951 musical film based on the classical composition by George Gershwin. ... Ninotchka is a 1939 American film by Ernst Lubitsch Garbos first comedy, launched with the tagline Garbo laughs! Storyline Three Russians, Iranoff, Buljanoff and Kopalski, are sent to Paris to sell jewelry confiscated from the aristocracy during the Russian Revolution. ... Funny Girl is a 1964 semi-biographical musical that tells the story of Broadway star Fanny Brice. ... Anna Karenina (Анна Каренина) is a novel by Leo Tolstoy that was first published in 1877. ... A Star Is Born is the title of several successful movies. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1940 films | AFI 100 Movies | AFI 100 Laughs | AFI 100 Passions | Comedy films | MGM films | Best Picture Oscar Nominee | Best Actor Oscar (film) | Best Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | United States National Film Registry ... Sleepless in Seattle is a 1993 movie, directed by Nora Ephron, based on the book by Jeff Arch. ... To Catch a Thief is a movie made in 1955, and directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis and John Williams. ... Splendor in the Grass is a 1961 film which tells the story of a girl in a small town in Kansas in 1928 who expresses her moral principles by refusing to give in to her boyfriends demands for sex. ... Last Tango in Paris (Italian: Ultimo tango a Parigi, French: Le Dernier Tango à Paris) is a 1972 film which tells the story of an American widower who is drawn into a sexual relationship with a soon-to-be-married Parisian woman. ... The Postman Always Rings Twice is a 1934 novel by James M. Cain that was made into three movies. ... Shakespeare in Love is a 1998 motion picture. ... Grant and Hepburn Bringing Up Baby is a 1938 screwball comedy film which tells the story of a scientist who winds up falling in love with a woman who helps him to care for a leopard, named Baby. ... The Graduate is a novel by Charles Webb, made into a 1967 film of the same name directed by Mike Nichols from a screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry. ... A Place in the Sun is either Place in the SUN Video Site Video Presentations of property and artisans in France A Place in the Sun; a 1951 film A Place in the Sun; a Channel 4 property television programme Place in the sun, a term related to imperialism This... Sabrina has several meanings: Ancient name for the River Severn in Great Britain Goddess of the Severn river in Insular Brythonic mythology Excerpt from an epic poem called Comus, by John Milton. ... Reds is a 1981 movie starring Warren Beatty and Diane Keaton. ... The English Patient is a novel by Michael Ondaatje which deals with the gradually revealed histories of a critically burned man, his Canadian nurse, a thief, and a British Army sapper as they live out the end of World War II in an Italian monastery. ... Two for the Road is a 1967 movie directed by Stanley Donen about the twelve-year relationship between an architect (Albert Finney) and his wife (Audrey Hepburn). ... Guess Whos Coming to Dinner is a 1967 award-winning comedy-drama movie starring Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Sidney Poitier, and Katharine Houghton. ... In contemporary usage, picnic can be defined simply as a pleasure excursion at which a meal is eaten outdoors, ideally, taking place in a beautiful landscape. ... To Have and Have Not (1944), is a film directed by Howard Hawks that is nominally based on the novel To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway. ... Breakfast at Tiffanys is a novella by Truman Capote, published in 1958. ... The Apartment is a 1960 romantic comedy-drama directed by Billy Wilder, and starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, and Fred MacMurray. ... Sunrise over the sea Sunrise, also called sunup in some American English dialects, is the time at which the first part of the Sun appears above the horizon in the east. ... Marty is a 1955 film directed by Delbert Mann, based on a teleplay by Paddy Chayefsky. ... Bonnie Parker Bonnie and Clyde clowning. ... Manhattan is an island bordering the lower Hudson River. ... A Streetcar Named Desire is a play by Tennessee Williams describing a culture clash between Blanche DuBois—a pretentious, fading relic of the Old South—and Stanley Kowalski, a rising member of the industrial, inner-city immigrant class. ... Whats Up, Doc? is a classic, lighthearted and feeling-good screwball comedy directed by Peter Bogdanovich and starring Barbra Streisand, Ryan ONeal, and Madeline Kahn. ... Harold and Maude is a 1971 movie, directed by Hal Ashby. ... Sense and Sensibility book cover Sense and Sensibility is a novel by Jane Austen that was first published in 1811. ... Roxanne is the usual Western spelling of a Persian girls name, and is also: A song by The Police - see Roxanne (song) A 1987 movie with Steve Martin and Daryl Hannah - see Roxanne (movie) A girls name - see Roxanne (name) An animated character - see Roxanne (Pokémon) A reference to... The Ghost and Mrs. ... Woman of the Year is a 1942 romantic comedy film in which a feminist, chosen Woman of the Year, tries to keep the spark in her personal relationship. ... The American President is a 1995 romantic drama movie directed by Rob Reiner. ... The Quiet Man was a 1952 American film starring John Wayne, Maureen OHara and Barry Fitzgerald, and directed by John Ford. ... The Awful Truth is a 1937 romantic comedy (also screwball comedy) film. ... Coming Home is a 1978 film which tells the story of a handicapped Vietnam War veterans difficulty in re-entering civilian life after his return from the war. ... Jezebel is a 1938 film that tells the story of a headstrong young Southern woman during the years prior to the American Civil War, and how her actions cost her the love of the man she truly loves. ... The Sheik works a Camel Clutch on Terry Funk in a 1970s match Edward George Farhat (June 11, 1924 – January 18, 2003) was a professional wrestler best known as The Sheik (or The Original Sheik to distinguish him from the Iron Sheik of the mid-1980s). ... For the album by Epicure, see The Goodbye Girl (album). ... This article is about witnesses in law courts. ... Double Indemnity is a 1944 film noir It stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck and Edward G. Robinson. ... Love is a Many-Splendored Thing is a 1955 film which tells the story of an American reporter who falls in love with a Eurasian doctor, only to encounter prejudice from both of their families. ... Notorious was a 1946 thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock. ... 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Body Heat is a 1981 film noir written and directed by Lawrence Kasdan. ... Lady and the Tramp is the fifteenth animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... Barefoot in the Park is a play by Neil Simon, about a young couple and their odd neighbors in their small apartment building in Greenwich Village, New York. ... Grease is a lubricant of higher initial viscosity than oil, consisting originally of a calcium, sodium or lithium soap jelly emulsified with mineral oil. ... The Hunchback of Notre Dame (in French, Notre-Dame de Paris) was a novel first published in 1831 by the French literary giant Victor Hugo. ... Doris Day and Rock Hudson Pillow Talk is a 1959 romantic comedy film which tells the story of a man and woman who share a telephone line and grow to hate each other, and then, of course, to love each other. ... Jerry Maguire is a 1996 film written and directed by Cameron Crowe. ...

100 Years...100 Heroes & Villains

The AFI announced the 50 greatest American movie heroes and the 50 greatest American movie villains on June 3, 2003. In several cases the characters on the lists are seen in two or more films. The primary or original (if possible) film that character(s) was in is listed, or that film that was given particular attention during the special.


HEROES

  1. Atticus Finch - (To Kill a Mockingbird)
  2. Indiana Jones - (Raiders of the Lost Ark)
  3. James Bond - (Dr. No)
  4. Rick Blaine - (Casablanca)
  5. Will Kane - (High Noon)
  6. Clarice Starling - (The Silence of the Lambs)
  7. Rocky Balboa - (Rocky)
  8. Ellen Ripley - (Aliens)
  9. George Bailey - (It's a Wonderful Life)
  10. T. E. Lawrence - (Lawrence of Arabia)
  11. Jefferson Smith - (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington)
  12. Tom Joad - (The Grapes of Wrath)
  13. Oskar Schindler - (Schindler's List)
  14. Han Solo - (Star Wars)
  15. Norma Rae Webster - (Norma Rae)
  16. Shane - (Shane)
  17. Harry Callahan - (Dirty Harry)
  18. Robin Hood - (The Adventures of Robin Hood)
  19. Virgil Tibbs - (In the Heat of the Night)
  20. Butch Cassidy and Sundance Kid - (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid)
  21. Mahatma Gandhi - (Gandhi)
  22. Spartacus - (Spartacus)
  23. Terry Malloy - (On the Waterfront)
  24. Thelma & Louise - (Thelma & Louise)
  25. Lou Gehrig - (The Pride of the Yankees)
  26. Superman - (Superman)
  27. Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein - (All the President's Men)
  28. Juror #8 - (12 Angry Men)
  29. George Patton - (Patton)
  30. Luke Jackson - (Cool Hand Luke)
  31. Erin Brockovich - (Erin Brockovich)
  32. Philip Marlowe - (The Big Sleep)
  33. Marge Gunderson - (Fargo)
  34. Tarzan - (Tarzan the Ape Man)
  35. Alvin York - (Sergeant York)
  36. Rooster Cogburn - (True Grit)
  37. Obi-Wan Kenobi - (Star Wars)
  38. The Tramp - (The Kid)
  39. Lassie - (Lassie Come Home)
  40. Frank Serpico - (Serpico)
  41. Arthur Chipping - (Goodbye, Mr. Chips)
  42. Father Flanagan - (Boys Town)
  43. Moses - (The Ten Commandments)
  44. Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle - (The French Connection)
  45. Zorro - (The Mark of Zorro)
  46. Batman - (Batman)
  47. Karen Silkwood - (Silkwood)
  48. Terminator - (Terminator 2: Judgment Day)
  49. Andrew Beckett - (Philadelphia)
  50. General Maximus Decimus Meridus - (Gladiator)

To Kill A Mockingbird is a 1960 novel by Harper Lee, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1961. ... To Kill a Mockingbird is a 1960 novel by Harper Lee, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1961. ... Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones Indiana Jones is a fictional bullwhip-toting archaeologist with an overdeveloped fear of snakes, played by Harrison Ford in a series of films by George Lucas and Steven Spielberg; younger versions of the character were also played by River Phoenix in the third film and... Raiders of the Lost Ark is a feature film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... James Bond, also known as 007 (pronounced double-oh seven), is a fictional British spy introduced by writer Ian Fleming in 1953. ... 2002 reissue of the original novel. ... The main characters: from left to right Rick Blaine, Captain Renault, Victor Laszlo and Ilsa Lund Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... High Noon is a 1952 western film which tells the story of a town sheriff, who has just married a pacifist Quaker woman. ... Clarice Starling is a fictional character in the novels The Silence Of The Lambs and Hannibal by Thomas Harris. ... Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins in the film version The Silence of the Lambs is a novel by Thomas Harris, his second to feature sociopath psychiatrist and cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter. ... Rocky DVD cover Rocky is a motion picture released in 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa and Carl Weathers as Apollo Creed. ... Rocky DVD cover Rocky is a motion picture released in 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. ... Weaver in Alien Resurrection. ... Aliens is a 1986 science fiction movie starring Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Lance Henriksen, Carrie Henn, Bill Paxton and Paul Reiser. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Thomas Edward Lawrence (August 16, 1888 – May 19, 1935), also known as Lawrence of Arabia, and (apparently, among his Arab allies) Aurens or Al-Aurens, became famous for his role as a British liaison officer during the Arab Revolt of 1916 to 1918. ... Lawrence of Arabia is an Academy Award-winning film based loosely on the life of T. E. Lawrence, starring Peter OToole as the title character, directed by David Lean and produced by Sam Spiegel. ... Mr. ... The Grapes of Wrath book cover The Grapes of Wrath is a work of fiction published by John Steinbeck in 1939, in which descriptive, narrative, and philosophical passages succeed one another. ... Oskar Schindler Oskar Schindler (April 28, 1908 – October 9, 1974) was a German businessman famous for his efforts to save his Jewish workers from the Holocaust. ... Schindlers List is a 1993 movie based on the book Schindlers Ark by Thomas Keneally (the book was later renamed Schindlers List as well). ... Han Solo (born 29 BBY), a character in the fictional Star Wars universe, is played by actor Harrison Ford in the Star Wars movie series. ... For the film originally released under the name Star Wars, see Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... Norma Rae is a 1979 film which tells the story of a woman from a small Southern town who becomes involved in the labor union activities at the textile factory where she works. ... Shane is a 1953 western film which tells the story of a gunfighter who comes to a town and sides with the farmers versus the cattle men. ... Film box cover for Dirty Harry For the 1953 nuclear test nicknamed Dirty Harry, see Upshot-Knothole Harry [1] Dirty Harry is a 1971 film directed by Don Siegel and starring Clint Eastwood as the eponymous Harry Callahan, a San Francisco detective tracking Scorpio, a serial killer. ... Film box cover for Dirty Harry For the 1953 nuclear test nicknamed Dirty Harry, see Upshot-Knothole Harry [1] Dirty Harry is a 1971 film directed by Don Siegel and starring Clint Eastwood as the eponymous Harry Callahan, a San Francisco detective tracking Scorpio, a serial killer. ... Robin Hood is the archetypical English folk hero, an outlaw who, in modern versions of the legend, stole from the rich to give to the poor (some would say from the tax collector to refund the taxpayer). ... The Adventures of Robin Hood is the title of: a 1938 movie, starring Errol Flynn: see The Adventures of Robin Hood (movie) a television series of the 1950s, starring Richard Greene: see The Adventures of Robin Hood (series) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages... In the Heat of the Night is a 1967 film, based on the John Ball novel published in 1965 of the same name, which tells the story of a Northern US African-American police detective who becomes involved in a murder investigation in a racist small town in the American... Butch Cassidy (April 13, 1866 - 1908/1909?), American outlaw, was born Robert Leroy Parker in Beaver, Utah, the oldest of thirteen children born to Mormon pioneers from England. ... Harry Longabaugh (1867-?), also known as the Sundance Kid, was an outlaw and member of Butch Cassidys Wild Bunch, in the Wild West. ... Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of two lighthearted outlaws who seem more inclined to trade quips than shots. ... Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (October 2, 1869 – January 30, 1948) (Devanagari: मोहनदास करमचन्द गांधी, Gujarati મોહનદાસ કરમચંદ ગાંધી), called Mahatma Gandhi, was the charismatic leader who brought the cause of Indias independence from British colonial rule to world attention. ... Gandhi is a 1982 film, an idealized dramatic depiction of the life of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. ... This article refers to the Roman slave. ... Spartacus is a 1960 film by Stanley Kubrick based on the historical novel of the same name by Howard Fast. ... On the Waterfront is a 1954 film about mob violence and corruption on the docks, and became a standard of its kind. ... Thelma and Louise is a road movie from 1991 conceived and written by Callie Khouri, co-produced and directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Geena Davis as Thelma, Susan Sarandon as Louise, and Harvey Keitel as a sympathetic detective trying to solve crimes that the two women find it easier... Thelma and Louise is a road movie from 1991 conceived and written by Callie Khouri, co-produced and directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Geena Davis as Thelma, Susan Sarandon as Louise, and Harvey Keitel as a sympathetic detective trying to solve crimes that the two women find it easier... Henry Louis Gehrig, born Ludwig Heinrich Gehrig (June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941), was an American first baseman in Major League Baseball who played his entire career for the New York Yankees and was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939. ... The Pride of the Yankees is a 1942 biographical film which tells the story of New York Yankees star Lou Gehrig. ... Superman, nicknamed The Man of Steel, is a fictional character and superhero who first appeared in Action Comics #1 in 1938 and eventually became one of the most popular and well-known comic book icons of all time. ... Christopher Reeve as the Man of Steel, Superman Superman, also known as Superman: The Movie, is a 1978 Warner Bros. ... Bob Woodward Robert Upshur Bob Woodward (born March 26, 1943) is one of the best-known journalists in the United States, thanks largely to his work in helping uncover the Watergate scandal of President Richard Nixon, in a historical journalistic partnership with Carl Bernstein, while working as a reporter for... Carl Bernstein. ... All the Presidents Men is a 1974 non-fiction book by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the two journalists investigating the Watergate scandal for the Washington Post. ... 12 Angry Men is a 1957 film which tells the story of one lone juror who holds out against the other eleven members of the jury; he is not convinced that the defendant, a young Hispanic man, is guilty of murder. ... George S. Patton, Jr. ... Patton is a 1970 biographical film which tells the story of General George Pattons commands during World War II. It stars George C. Scott, Karl Malden and Michael Bates. ... Cool Hand Luke is a 1967 American film starring Paul Newman and directed by Stuart Rosenberg. ... Erin Brockovich-Ellis (born June 1960) is a woman who, despite lack of formal law school education, in 1993 was instrumental in constructing a case against the $30 billion Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E), of California, alleging contamination of drinking water with hexavalent chromium in the southern California town... Erin Brockovich is a 2000 movie which dramatizes the story of Erin Brockovichs first fight against PG&E. It was directed by Steven Soderbergh and featured Julia Roberts in the lead role for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress. ... Philip Marlowe is a fictional private eye created by Raymond Chandler in a series of detective novels including The Big Sleep and The Long Goodbye. ... The poster for The Big Sleep The Big Sleep (1946) was the first movie version of Raymond Chandlers 1939 novel of the same name. ... Fargo is a 1996 dramatic and dark comedy film created by Joel and Ethan Coen. ... Tarzan, a character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, first appeared in the 1914 novel Tarzan of the Apes, and then in twenty-three sequels. ... Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) is an action adventure film starring Johnny Weissmuller, Neil Hamilton, C. Aubrey Smith & Maureen OSullivan. ... Alvin Cullum York (December 13, 1887 – September 2, 1964) was a United States soldier, famous for his heroism in World War I. Sergeant Alvin York York was born in poverty in Pall Mall, Tennessee. ... Sergeant York is a 1941 biographical film about the life of Sergeant Alvin York, the most decorated American soldier of World War I. It stars Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie, George Tobias, Stanley Ridges, Margaret Wycherly, Ward Bond, Noah Beery Jr. ... True Grit is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of a teenaged girl, out for revenge for her fathers death, who hooks up with a United States marshal and a Texas Ranger to find her fathers killer. ... Obi-Wan Ben Kenobi (57 BBY - 0 BBY) is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, a Jedi Master of legendary status. ... For the film originally released under the name Star Wars, see Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... Categories: Stub ... Chaplin and Jackie Coogan in The Kid The Kid is a 1921 Charlie Chaplin film. ... Lassie, a Rough Collie, is the worlds most famous dog and a fictional character who has starred in many movies, TV shows, and books over the years. ... Lassie Come Home is a 1943 film which tells the story of a poor boys dog who, when sold to a rich nobleman, makes a difficult journey to return home to her original owner. ... Frank Serpico Frank Serpico (born April 14, 1936) is a former police officer from New York City, now living in Chatham, New York. ... Serpico Serpico is a 1973 film which tells the true story of New York City policeman Frank Serpico who turned in his fellow policemen for corruption and how his comrades turned against him. ... Goodbye, Mr. ... Boys Town is a 1938 film based on Father Flanagans work with a group of disadvantaged and dilinquent boys in a home that he founded and named Boys Town. ... Moses or Móshe (מֹשֶׁה, Standard Hebrew Móše, Tiberian Hebrew Mōšeh, Arabic موسى), son of Amram and his wife, Jochebed, a Levite. ... This article is about the list of religious and moral imperatives. ... The French Connection is a 1971 Hollywood film directed by William Friedkin which tells the story of two New York City policemen who are trying to intercept a heroin shipment coming in from France, based on the actual, infamous French Connection trafficking scheme. ... Guy Williams as Zorro Zorro, Spanish for fox, is the name used by a fictional character, a Mexican-era California masked hero and master swordsman of the Old West, whose real name is (Don Diego Vega in the original story). ... The Mark of Zorro is the title of three films based on the novel The Curse of Capistrano by Johnston McCulley, which introduced the character of Zorro: The Mark of Zorro, a silent film starring Douglas Fairbanks released in 1920 The Mark of Zorro, a film starring Tyrone Power released... The comic book character Batman (originally referred to as The Batman, and occasionally as The Bat-Man), is a fictional character and superhero who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... Batman DVD cover, 1997 release version Batman was released in U.S. theaters on June 23, 1989 by Warner Bros. ... Karen Silkwood (October 24, 1946 – November 13, 1974) was a labor union activist and chemical technician at the Kerr-McGee plutonium fields near Crescent, Oklahoma. ... Silkwood is a 1983 film which tells the true story of Karen Silkwood, who died under suspicious circumstances while investigating wrongdoings at the Kerr-McGee nuclear weapons plant where she worked. ... 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VILLAINS

  1. Hannibal Lecter - (The Silence of the Lambs)
  2. Norman Bates - (Psycho)
  3. Darth Vader - (Star Wars)
  4. The Wicked Witch of the West - (The Wizard of Oz)
  5. Nurse Ratched - (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest)
  6. Mr. Potter - (It's a Wonderful Life)
  7. Alex Forrest - (Fatal Attraction)
  8. Phyllis Dietrichson - (Double Indemnity)
  9. Regan MacNeil - (The Exorcist)
  10. The Queen - (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
  11. Michael Corleone - (The Godfather)
  12. Alex De Large - (A Clockwork Orange)
  13. HAL 9000 - (2001: A Space Odyssey)
  14. The Alien - (Alien)
  15. Amon Goeth - (Schindler's List)
  16. Noah Cross - (Chinatown)
  17. Annie Wilkes - (Misery)
  18. The Shark - (Jaws)
  19. Captain Bligh - (Mutiny on the Bounty)
  20. Man - (Bambi)
  21. Mrs. John Iselin - (The Manchurian Candidate)
  22. Terminator - (The Terminator)
  23. Eve Harrington - (All About Eve)
  24. Gordon Gekko - (Wall Street)
  25. Jack Torrence - (The Shining)
  26. Cody Jarrett - (White Heat)
  27. Martians - (The War of the Worlds)
  28. Max Cady - (Cape Fear)
  29. Reverend Harry Powell - (The Night of the Hunter)
  30. Travis Bickle - (Taxi Driver)
  31. Mrs. Danvers - (Rebecca)
  32. Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker - (Bonnie and Clyde)
  33. Count Dracula - (Dracula)
  34. Dr. Szell - (Marathon Man)
  35. J. J. Hunsecker - (Sweet Smell of Success)
  36. Frank Booth - (Blue Velvet)
  37. Harry Lime - (The Third Man)
  38. Caesar Enrico Bandello - (Little Caesar)
  39. Cruella De Vil - (One Hundred and One Dalmatians)
  40. Freddy Krueger - (Nightmare on Elm Street)
  41. Joan Crawford - (Mommie Dearest)
  42. Tom Powers - (The Public Enemy)
  43. Regina Giddons - (The Little Foxes)
  44. Baby Jane Hudson - (What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?)
  45. The Joker - (Batman)
  46. Hans Gruber - (Die Hard)
  47. Tony Camonte - (Scarface)
  48. Verbal Kint - (The Usual Suspects)
  49. Auric Goldfinger - (Goldfinger)
  50. Alonzo Harris - (Training Day)

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Film poster for One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest is a novel by Ken Kesey first published in 1962. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Fatal Attraction is a 1987 drama/thriller film which tells the story of a married man who has an affair, only to discover that the woman with whom he had the affair is not ready to let it end. ... Double Indemnity is a 1944 film noir It stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck and Edward G. Robinson. ... The Exorcist is an influential and successful 1973 horror film, adapted by William Peter Blatty from his 1971 novel of the same name. ... Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is the first animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... Al Pacino as Don Michael Corleone in The Godfather Part II Michael Corleone is a fictional character in Mario Puzos novel, The Godfather. ... The Godfather is a novel written by Mario Puzo about a fictitious Italian Mafia family. ... A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian 1962 novel by Anthony Burgess, and forms the basis for the 1971 film adaptation by Stanley Kubrick. ... HAL 9000 (Heuristically programmed ALgorithmic computer) is a fictional character in the Space Odyssey series, the first being the novel and film 2001 A Space Odyssey, written by Arthur C Clarke. ... A movie poster from the original release of 2001 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is an immensely popular and influential science fiction film and book; the film directed by Stanley Kubrick and the book written by Arthur C. Clarke. ... The xenomorph is a hostile fictional extraterrestrial monster of unknown origin from the Alien universe, designed by the Swiss artist H. R. Giger. ... Alien (1979), directed by Ridley Scott, is an extremely popular and influential science fiction/horror film that spawned several sequels and imitators. ... Amon Leopold Göth Amon Leopold Göth (or Goeth if one does not use the umlaut) (November 12, 1908 - September 13, 1946), was a Hauptsturmführer of the S.S. and was the commandant of the Nazi concentration camp at Plaszow. ... Schindlers List is a 1993 movie based on the book Schindlers Ark by Thomas Keneally (the book was later renamed Schindlers List as well). ... Chinatown is a 1974 film directed by Roman Polanski and written by Robert Towne, starring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, and John Huston. ... Misery is a novel by Stephen King, written in 1987. ... Jaws (1975) is an American film, based upon a bestselling novel by Peter Benchley, which tells the story of a resort towns sheriff who tries to protect beachgoers from the predations of a huge great white shark by closing the beach, only to be overruled by the town council. ... William Bligh in 1814 William Bligh (9 September 1754 - 7 December 1817) was an officer of the British Royal Navy and colonial administrator. ... Mutiny on the Bounty is the title of a novel and several films based on the real story of the mutiny against Lieutenant William Bligh, commanding officer of HMAV Bounty. ... This article is about the 1942 Walt Disney film. ... The Manchurian Candidate is a 1959 novel by Richard Condon. ... The Terminator is a 1984 sci-fi action film which became the break-through role for former body-builder Arnold Schwarzenegger. ... All About Eve is a movie written and directed in 1950 by Joseph L. Mankiewicz from a story by Mary Orr. ... Wall Street has been the name of two movies, one released in 1929 and the other in 1987. ... The Shining can refer to: the Stephen King book: see The Shining (book) the Stanley Kubrick film based on the book: see The Shining (film) the ABC mini-series scripted by Stephen King: The Shining (mini-series) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that... White Heat White Heat is 1949 film which depicts the story of a mentally disturbed gangster with a mother complex who makes a daring escape from prison. ... The name Martian is given to the hypothetical native inhabitants of the planet Mars. ... The War of the Worlds DVD The War of the Worlds (1953), was directed by Byron Haskin and produced by George Pál (the second of three H.G. Wells science fiction stories to be filmed by Pál), and starred Gene Barry, Les Tremayne and Ann Robinson. ... This article is about the geographical feature on the coast of North Carolina. ... The Night of the Hunter is a 1953 novel by American author, Davis Grubb. ... Taxi Driver is a 1976 American motion picture drama directed by Martin Scorsese. ... Rebecca is the New Testament spelling of Rebekah (see Romans 9:10). ... Bonnie Parker Bonnie and Clyde clowning. ... Bonnie and Clyde (1967) is a film about Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, who roamed the United States Southwest robbing banks during the Great Depression. ... Alternate meaning: Dracula (orchid genus) Dracula is a fictional character, arguably the most famous vampire in fiction. ... This DVD cover for the film shows Lugosi in the role which would type-cast him for the rest of his career. ... Marathon Man is a thriller novel by William Goldman. ... Sweet Smell of Success is a 1957 film which tells the story of a powerful newspaper columnist who uses his connections to ruin his sisters relationship with a man he deems inappropriate. ... Blue Velvet is a 1986 film directed and written by David Lynch. ... The Third Man (1949) is a film noir directed by Carol Reed. ... Little Caesar is a 1931 crime drama which tells the story of a man who works his way up the ranks of the mob until he reaches its upper heights. ... Cruella De Vil (a play on cruel and devil) is the villain in 101 Dalmatians who kidnaps (dognaps) Pongo and Perditas puppies for their fur. ... Categories: Disney stubs | Movie stubs | 1961 films | Disney animated films | Films about dogs | Films based on novels ... Freddy Krueger Frederick Charles Krueger, or Freddy, is the central villain in the A Nightmare on Elm Street series of horror films and the television series Freddys Nightmares. ... A Nightmare On Elm Street was the first in a series of horror films that were exceptionally popular in the 1980s. ... Joan Crawford Joan Crawford (March 23, 1906 – May 10, 1977) was an Academy Award winning American actress. ... Mommie Dearest is a 1981 Paramount drama motion picture starring Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford and Diana Scarwid as Christina Crawford, with Mara Hobel playing Christina as a child, Xander Berkeley playing Christopher Crawford as an adult, and Jeremy Scott Reinbolt playing Christopher as a child. ... The Public Enemy is a 1931 film noir crime drama in which a good brother tries to turn his bad brother back onto the good path. ... The Little Foxes is a 1941 film directed by William Wyler and starring Bette Davis & Teresa Wright. ... What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? is a 1962 Warner Bros. ... The Joker is a DC Comics supervillain, widely considered to be Batmans archenemy. ... Batman DVD cover, 1997 release version Batman was released in U.S. theaters on June 23, 1989 by Warner Bros. ... Die Hard is an action film released in 1988, written by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Sousa, starring Bruce Willis, Bonnie Bedelia, Alan Rickman, William Atherton, directed by John McTiernan. ... Scarface (also known as Scarface, the Shame of the Nation and The Shame of a Nation) is a 1932 gangster film which tells the story of gang warfare and police intervention when rival gangs fight over control of a city. ... The Usual Suspects DVD The Usual Suspects, a 1995 American movie, starring Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Stephen Baldwin, Benicio Del Toro and Kevin Pollak. ... Auric Goldfinger is a fictional character in the James Bond film and novel Goldfinger. ... 2002 Penguin Books paperback edition Goldfinger is the seventh novel by Ian Fleming, featuring James Bond, secret agent 007, published in 1959. ... Training Day is a 2001 film starring Denzel Washington as Alonzo Harris, a decorated and corrupt police officer, and Ethan Hawke as Jake Hoyt, his new green recruit looking to become a detective in Narcotics division. ...

100 Years...100 Songs

The AFI listed the 100 greatest American movie songs on June 22, 2004.


Singin' in the Rain and West Side Story tie for the most recognition, each with three songs on the list. No other movie has more than one spot, though one song is recognized for two different movies (it only has one position, though).

  1. Over the Rainbow - (The Wizard of Oz)
  2. As Time Goes By - (Casablanca)
  3. Singin' in the Rain - (Singin' in the Rain)
  4. Moon River - (Breakfast at Tiffany's)
  5. White Christmas - (Holiday Inn)
  6. Mrs. Robinson - (The Graduate)
  7. When You Wish Upon a Star... - (Pinocchio)
  8. The Way We Were (song) - (The Way We Were)
  9. Stayin' Alive - (Saturday Night Fever)
  10. The Sound of Music - (The Sound of Music)
  11. The Man that Got Away - (A Star is Born)
  12. Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend - (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes)
  13. People - (Funny Girl)
  14. My Heart Will Go On - (Titanic)
  15. Cheek to Cheek - (Top Hat)
  16. Evergreen - (A Star is Born)
  17. I Could Have Danced All Night - (My Fair Lady)
  18. Cabaret - (Cabaret)
  19. Some Day My Prince Will Come - (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
  20. Somewhere - (West Side Story)
  21. Jailhouse Rock - (Jailhouse Rock)
  22. Everybody's Talkin' - (Midnight Cowboy)
  23. Raindrops Keep Fallin' on my Head - (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid)
  24. Ol' Man River - (Show Boat)
  25. Do Not Forsake Me - (High Noon)
  26. The Trolley Song - (Meet Me in St. Louis)
  27. Unchained Melody - (Ghost)
  28. Some Enchanted Evening - (South Pacific)
  29. Born to Be Wild - (Easy Rider)
  30. Stormy Weather - (Stormy Weather)
  31. Theme From 'New York, New York' - (New York, New York)
  32. I Got Rhythm - (An American in Paris)
  33. Age of Aquarius - (Hair)
  34. Let's Call the Whole Thing Off - (Shall We Dance)
  35. America - (West Side Story)
  36. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious - (Mary Poppins)
  37. Swinging on a Star - (Going My Way)
  38. Theme From 'Shaft' - (Shaft)
  39. Days of Wine and Roses - (Days of Wine and Roses)
  40. Fight the Power - (Do the Right Thing)
  41. New York, New York - (On the Town)
  42. Luck Be a Lady - (Guys and Dolls)
  43. The Way You Look Tonight - (Swing Time)
  44. Wind Beneath My Wings - (Beaches)
  45. That's Entertainment - (The Band Wagon)
  46. Don't Rain on My Parade - (Funny Girl)
  47. Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah - (Song of the South)
  48. Que Sera, Sera - (The Man Who Knew Too Much)
  49. Make'em Laugh - (Singin' in the Rain)
  50. Rock Around the Clock - (Blackboard Jungle)
  51. Fame - (Fame)
  52. Summertime - (Porgy and Bess)
  53. Goldfinger - (Goldfinger)
  54. Shall We Dance? - (The King and I)
  55. Flashdance...What a Feeling - (Flashdance)
  56. Thank Heaven for Little Girls - (Gigi)
  57. The Windmills of Your Mind - (The Thomas Crown Affair)
  58. Gonna Fly Now - (Rocky)
  59. Tonight - (West Side Story)
  60. It Had To Be You - (When Harry Met Sally...)
  61. Get Happy - (Summer Stock)
  62. Beauty and the Beast- (Beauty and the Beast)
  63. Thanks for the Memory - (The Big Broadcast of 1938)
  64. My Favorite Things - (The Sound of Music)
  65. I Will Always Love You - (The Bodyguard)
  66. Suicide is Painless - (M*A*S*H)
  67. Nobody Does it Better - (The Spy Who Loved Me)
  68. Streets of Philadelphia - (Philadelphia)
  69. The Good Ship Lollipop - (Bright Eyes)
  70. Summer Nights - (Grease)
  71. The Yankee Doodle Boy - (Yankee Doodle Dandy)
  72. Good Morning - (Singin' in the Rain)
  73. Isn't it Romantic - (Love Me Tonight)
  74. The Rainbow Connection - (The Muppet Movie)
  75. Up Where We Belong - (An Officer and a Gentleman)
  76. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas - (Meet Me in St. Louis)
  77. The Shadow of Your Smile - (The Sandpiper)
  78. 9 to 5 - (9 to 5)
  79. Arthur's Theme - (Arthur)
  80. Springtime for Hitler - (The Producers)
  81. I'm Easy - (Nashville)
  82. Ding Dong the Witch is Dead - (The Wizard of Oz)
  83. The Rose - (The Rose)
  84. Put the Blame on Mame - (Gilda)
  85. Come What May - (Moulin Rouge!)
  86. I've Had the Time of My Life - (Dirty Dancing)
  87. Buttons and Bows - (The Paleface)
  88. Do Re Mi - (The Sound of Music)
  89. Puttin' on the Ritz - (Young Frankenstein) & (Blue Skies)
  90. Seems Like Old Time - (Annie Hall)
  91. Let the River Run - (Working Girl)
  92. Long Ago and Far Away - (Cover Girl)
  93. Lose Yourself - (8 Mile)
  94. Ain't Too Proud to Beg - (The Big Chill)
  95. Road to Morocco - (Road to Morocco)
  96. Footloose - (Footloose)
  97. 42nd Street - (42nd Street)
  98. All That Jazz - (Chicago)
  99. Hakuna Matata - (The Lion King)
  100. Old Time Rock and Roll - (Risky Business)

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White Christmas has three different meanings: Weather A white Christmas, to most people in the Northern Hemisphere, refers to snowy weather at Christmas, a phenomenon which is far more common in some countries than in others. ... Holiday Inn is a 1942 film starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire, which featured the music of Irving Berlin. ... Mrs. ... The Graduate is a novel by Charles Webb, made into a 1967 film of the same name directed by Mike Nichols from a screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry. ... Categories: Stub | 1940 films | Animated films | Disney films | Disney characters | Musical films | United States National Film Registry ... The Way We Were is a 1973 film which tells the story of a Jewish woman who marries a WASP following World War II, at the height of McCarthyism; their political differences eventually drive them apart. ... Stayin Alive is a song by the The Bee Gees, released as a single in 1977. ... 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Grapewin wearing a top hat For the movie starring Fred Astaire see Top Hat A top-hat or top hat is a kind of tall, flat-crowned, broad-brimmed hat worn by men and was especially common in the 19th century. ... The original poster for the Broadway production of the show designed by Al Hirschfeld My Fair Lady is a 1956 musical theater production with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic Loewe, adapted from George Bernard Shaws Pygmalion. ... Cabaret is a 1972 film. ... Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is the first animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... West Side Story is a musical written by Arthur Laurents (book), Leonard Bernstein (music), and Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), and was originally produced, choreographed, and directed by Jerome Robbins. ... Jailhouse Rock is a hit song by the American musician Elvis Presley. ... Jailhouse Rock is a 1957 film starring Elvis Presley, as Vince Everett, an ex-convict working in the music industry. ... Midnight Cowboy is a 1969 film written by Waldo Salt based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy, and directed by John Schlesinger. ... Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of two lighthearted outlaws who seem more inclined to trade quips than shots. ... Ol Man River (music by Jerome Kern, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II) is a song in the 1927 musical Show Boat that tells the story of African American hardship and struggles at the time. ... Show Boat is a musical with music by Jerome Kern and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II (with the notable exception of Bill, the lyrics of which were written by P. G. Wodehouse). ... High Noon is a 1952 western film which tells the story of a town sheriff, who has just married a pacifist Quaker woman. ... Meet Me in St. ... Unchained Melody is one of the most recorded songs of the 20th century, by some counts having spawned over 500 versions. ... Ghost was a 1990 comedy romantic fantasy film starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn and Rick Aviles, written by Bruce Joel Rubin and directed by Jerry Zucker. ... Some Enchanted Evening is a popular song. ... South Pacific is a musical play with music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, which opened on Broadway on April 7, 1949. ... Born to be Wild is a song by the band Steppenwolf, initially released in 1968, but subsequently released on about 100 different collections, the first one being the movie Easy Rider. ... Easy Rider, 1969 Easy Rider is a 1969 road movie directed by Dennis Hopper which many see as representing the embodiment of the hippie lifestyle of the 1960s. ... Stormy Weather is a 1933 song written by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler. ... Stormy Weather is a 1933 song written by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the state of New York and the entire United States. ... George Gershwin photograph by Edward Steichen in 1927. ... An American in Paris is a 1951 musical film based on the classical composition by George Gershwin. ... The Age of Aquarius (starting around the 27th century) is one of the twelve astrological ages. ... A female with brown hair. ... The title Shall We Dance? may refer to one of the following. ... West Side Story is a musical written by Arthur Laurents (book), Leonard Bernstein (music), and Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), and was originally produced, choreographed, and directed by Jerome Robbins. ... Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious is the 34 lettered song title from the 1964 movie Mary Poppins. ... Mary Poppins (right, behind) as portrayed by Julie Andrews in the most famous adaptation of the character. ... Going My Way is a 1944 film is a light-hearted comedy about a new young priest (Bing Crosby) taking over a parish from an established old veteran. ... A shaft can be an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; his parting shot was `drop dead; she threw shafts of sarcasm; she takes a dig at me every chance she gets slang, meaning to receive unfair treatment a hole... Days of Wine and Roses is a popular song. ... Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 film which tells the story of an alcoholic couple who try to overcome their addiction. ... DVD cover Do the Right Thing is a 1989 motion picture produced, written, and directed by Spike Lee and released by Universal Pictures. ... For the city, see City of New York. ... On the Town is a musical that opened on Broadway at the Adelphi Theatre on December 28, 1944, with music by Leonard Bernstein, book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, direction by George Abbott, and choreography by Jerome Robbins. ... Guys And Dolls is a successful 1950 musical. ... Swing Time is a 1936 musical directed by George Stevens, the sixth film featuring the pair-up of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. ... Beaches is a 1988 movie adapted by Mary Agnes Donoghue from the novel Beaches by Iris Rainer Dart. ... Thats Entertainment could refer to: Thats Entertainment!, a famous song from the musical film The Band Wagon. ... The Band Wagon is a 1953 musical comedy film which tells the story of an aging musical star who wants to star in a Broadway play that will restart his career. ... Funny Girl is a 1964 semi-biographical musical that tells the story of Broadway star Fanny Brice. ... Successful 1972 Song of the South reissue Song of the South is a feature film by Walt Disney, first released on November 12, 1946 and based on the Uncle Remus cycle of stories by Joel Chandler Harris. ... The Man Who Knew Too Much DVD cover The Man Who Knew Too Much is the name of two suspense films, one released in 1934 and the other in 1956, and both directed by Alfred Hitchcock. ... Singin in the Rain, a 1952 Gene Kelly musical film, chronicled Hollywoods transition from silent films to talkies. The movie has an extraordinarily intelligent plot, which greatly contributes to the work being systematically classified as the best musical comedy ever. ... Rock Around the Clock is a pop song from 1953. ... Blackboard Jungle (also known as The Blackboard Jungle) is a 1955 motion picture of social commentary that catalysed a genre of teacher dramas. ... 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The King and I is a musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, with a script based on Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon. ... Flashdance is a 1983 musical/romance film that was directed by Adrian Lyne. ... Gigi is a novel by the French sentimental romance writer Colette about a wealthy cultured man of fashion who discovers that he is in love with a young Parisian girl who is being groomed for a career as a grande cocotte, and eventually marries her. ... The Thomas Crown Affair is a 1968 film starring Steve McQueen as Thomas Crown and Faye Dunaway as Vicki Anderson. ... Gonna Fly Now is the theme song from the movie Rocky, composed by Bill Conti with lyrics by Carol Connors and Ayn Robbins. ... Rocky DVD cover Rocky is a motion picture released in 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. ... 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A spoken greeting (often imprecisely called a verbal greeting) is a customary or ritualised word or phrase used to introduce oneself or to greet someone. ... Singin in the Rain, a 1952 Gene Kelly musical film, chronicled Hollywoods transition from silent films to talkies. The movie has an extraordinarily intelligent plot, which greatly contributes to the work being systematically classified as the best musical comedy ever. ... Love Me Tonight is a 1932 musical comedy film which tells the story of a penniless nobleman who moves a tailor to whom he owes money into his chateau and passes him off as nobility. ... Written by Kenneth (Kenny) Asher and originally performed by Kermit the Frog in The Muppet Movie in 1979 The Rainbow Connection has been covered by mainstream artists such as Kenny Loggins, The Dixie Chicks, Justin Timberlake and many others. ... 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Julie Andrews as Maria, seeks guidance from the Mother Abbess, played by Peggy Wood, in this scene from the 1965 film version. ... Puttin on the Ritz is a popular song written and published in 1929 by Irving Berlin. ... Young Frankenstein is a 1974 film directed by Mel Brooks, starring Gene Wilder as the title character. ... Blue Skies is a 1946 musical film. ... Annie Hall is a 1977 film directed by Woody Allen from a script by Allen and Marshall Brickman. ... Working Girl is a 1988 American comedy film which tells the story of a Staten Island secretary working in Manhattan whose ideas are stolen by her boss. ... CoverGirl is a brand of makeup, founded in 1961 by Noxell and acquired by Procter and Gamble in 1989. ... Lose Yourself is a song by the rapper Eminem, released in 2002. ... Movie poster of 8 Mile 8 Mile is a movie starring Marshall Mathers III (a. ... Aint 2 Proud 2 Beg is also the name of a 1991 TLC single. ... 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100 Years...100 Movie Quotes

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Casablanca has more quotes on the list than any other movie, with six.


Fourteen different actors, ten men and four women, each have two or more quotes attributed to them. Leading all is Humphrey Bogart, who had five quotes, four of which are from Casablanca. Bette Davis had more quotes than any other actress, with three. Marlon Brando, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman and Al Pacino also have three each. James Cagney, Sean Connery, Faye Dunaway, Clint Eastwood, Vivian Leigh, Jack Nicholson, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Gloria Swanson each have two.

  1. Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn. (Gone With The Wind)
  2. I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse. (The Godfather)
  3. You don't understand! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am. (On the Waterfront)
  4. Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore. (The Wizard of Oz)
  5. Here's looking at you, kid. (Casablanca)
  6. Go ahead, make my day. (Sudden Impact)
  7. All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up. (Sunset Boulevard)
  8. May the Force be with you! (Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope)
  9. Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night! (All About Eve)
  10. You Talkin' to Me? (Taxi Driver)
  11. What we've got here is failure to communicate. (Cool Hand Luke)
  12. I love the smell of napalm in the morning. (Apocalypse Now)
  13. Love means never having to say you're sorry. (Love Story)
  14. The stuff that dreams are made of. (The Maltese Falcon)
  15. E.T. Phone Home. (E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial)
  16. They call me Mr. Tibbs! (In the Heat of the Night)
  17. Rosebud! (Citizen Kane)
  18. Made it, Ma! Top of the world! (White Heat)
  19. I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore! (Network)
  20. Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship. (Casablanca)
  21. A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti. (The Silence of the Lambs)
  22. Bond. James Bond. (Dr. No)
  23. There's no place like home. (The Wizard of Oz)
  24. I am big! It's the pictures that got small. (Sunset Boulevard)
  25. Show me the money! (Jerry Maguire)
  26. Why don't you come up sometime and see me? (She Done Him Wrong)
  27. I'm walking here! I'm walking here! (Midnight Cowboy)
  28. Play it, Sam. Play 'As Time Goes By.' (Casablanca)
  29. You can't handle the truth! (A Few Good Men)
  30. I want to be alone. (Grand Hotel)
  31. After all, tomorrow is another day! (Gone With The Wind)
  32. Round up the usual suspects. (Casablanca)
  33. I'll have what she's having. (When Harry Met Sally...)
  34. You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow. (To Have and Have Not)
  35. You're gonna need a bigger boat. (Jaws)
  36. Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges! (The Treasure of the Sierra Madre)
  37. I'll be back. (The Terminator)
  38. Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth. (The Pride of the Yankees)
  39. If you build it, he will come. (Field of Dreams)
  40. My mama always said, "life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." (Forrest Gump)
  41. We rob banks. (Bonnie and Clyde)
  42. Plastics. (The Graduate)
  43. We'll always have Paris. (Casablanca)
  44. I see dead people. (The Sixth Sense)
  45. Stella! Hey, Stella! (A Streetcar Named Desire)
  46. Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars. (Now, Voyager)
  47. Shane! Shane! Come back! (Shane)
  48. Well, nobody's perfect. (Some Like It Hot)
  49. It's alive! It's alive! (Frankenstein)
  50. Houston, we have a problem. (Apollo 13)
  51. You've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya, punk? (Dirty Harry)
  52. You had me at "hello." (Jerry Maguire)
  53. One morning I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How he got in my pajamas, I don't know. (Animal Crackers)
  54. There's no crying in baseball! (A League of Their Own)
  55. La-dee-da, la-dee-da. (Annie Hall)
  56. A boy's best friend is his mother. (Psycho)
  57. Greed, for lack of a better word, is good. (Wall Street)
  58. Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer. (The Godfather II)
  59. As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again. (Gone With The Wind)
  60. Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into! (Sons of the Desert)
  61. Say "hello" to my little friend! (Scarface)
  62. What a dump. (Beyond the Forest)
  63. Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you? (The Graduate)
  64. Gentlemen, you can't fight in here! This is the War Room! (Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb)
  65. Elementary, my dear Watson. (The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes)
  66. Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape. (Planet of the Apes)
  67. Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine. (Casablanca)
  68. Here's Johnny! (The Shining)
  69. They're here! (Poltergeist)
  70. Is it safe? (Marathon Man)
  71. Wait a minute, wait a minute. You ain't heard nothin' yet! (The Jazz Singer)
  72. No wire hangers, ever! (Mommie Dearest)
  73. Mother of mercy, is this the end of Rico? (Little Caesar)
  74. Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown. (Chinatown)
  75. I have always depended on the kindness of strangers. (A Streetcar Named Desire)
  76. Hasta la vista, baby. (Terminator 2: Judgment Day)
  77. Soylent Green is people! (Soylent Green)
  78. Open the pod bay doors, HAL. (2001: A Space Odyssey)
  79. Striker: Surely you can't be serious. Rumack: I am serious…and don't call me Shirley. (Airplane!)
  80. Yo, Adrian! (Rocky)
  81. Hello, gorgeous. (Funny Girl)
  82. Toga! Toga! (National Lampoon's Animal House)
  83. Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make. (Dracula)
  84. Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast. (King Kong)
  85. My precious. (The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers)
  86. Attica! Attica! (Dog Day Afternoon)
  87. Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but you've got to come back a star! (42nd Street)
  88. Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go! (On Golden Pond)
  89. Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper. (Knute Rockne, All American)
  90. A vodka martini. Shaken, not stirred. (Goldfinger)
  91. Who's on first. (The Naughty Nineties)
  92. Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac...It's in the hole! It's in the hole! It's in the hole! (Caddyshack)
  93. Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death! (Auntie Mame)
  94. I feel the need - the need for speed! (Top Gun)
  95. Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary. (Dead Poets Society)
  96. Snap out of it! (Moonstruck)
  97. My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you. (Yankee Doodle Dandy)
  98. Nobody puts Baby in a corner. (Dirty Dancing)
  99. I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too! (The Wizard of Oz)
  100. I'm king of the world! (Titanic)

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Mankiewicz from a story by Mary Orr. ... Taxi Driver is a 1976 American motion picture drama directed by Martin Scorsese. ... Cool Hand Luke is a 1967 American film starring Paul Newman and directed by Stuart Rosenberg. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 American film directed by Francis Ford Coppola from a script by John Milius (rewritten by Coppola) which was inspired by Joseph Conrads classic novella Heart of Darkness. ... Love Story is a 1970 romance motion picture drama directed by Arthur Hiller that tells the story of two college students: Oliver, the emotionally vacant son of rich parents; and the girl he falls in love with, Jenny, a brassy music major at Radcliffe. ... Poster of the 1941 Warner Brothers film version, directed by John Huston The Maltese Falcon is a detective novel by Dashiell Hammett, made into a quintessential film noir movie. ... E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a Academy Award-winning 1982 science fiction film directed by Steven Spielberg that tells the story of a young boy, Elliott, who befriends an alien being called E.T. stranded on Earth and trying to find his way home. ... In the Heat of the Night is a 1967 film, based on the John Ball novel published in 1965 of the same name, which tells the story of a Northern US African-American police detective who becomes involved in a murder investigation in a racist small town in the American... Citizen Kane is the first feature film directed by Orson Welles (he had directed two short films previously), and is loosely based on the lives of the newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, the reclusive aerospace and movie mogul Howard Hughes, and the Chicago utilities magnate Samuel Insull. ... White Heat White Heat is 1949 film which depicts the story of a mentally disturbed gangster with a mother complex who makes a daring escape from prison. ... Network is a 1976 satirical film which tells about a television network named Union Broadcasting System (UBS) and its struggle with poor TV ratings. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... The liver is an organ in vertebrates, including humans. ... Binomial name Vicia faba The fava bean, Vicia faba, is also known as the broad bean in the United Kingdom, horse bean or field bean. ... Chianti is Italys most famous red wine. ... Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins in the film version The Silence of the Lambs is a novel by Thomas Harris, his second to feature sociopath psychiatrist and cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter. ... 2002 reissue of the original novel. ... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. ... Sunset Boulevard (also known as Sunset Blvd. ... Jerry Maguire is a 1996 film written and directed by Cameron Crowe. ... She Done Him Wrong is a movie that was released in 1933 about a bawdy nightclub singer named Lady Lou that was set in the 1890s. ... Midnight Cowboy is a 1969 film written by Waldo Salt based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy, and directed by John Schlesinger. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... A Few Good Men is a 1992 drama film which tells the story of military lawyers who encounter a high-level conspiracy while trying to defend their Marine client on a count of murder, at a court-martial. ... Grand Hotel is a 1932 art deco movie, and is considered as a classic of the sort. ... Gone With the Wind was an instant success. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... The gate under which Harry meets Sally in the film; located on the campus of the University of Chicago When Harry Met Sally. ... To Have and Have Not is a 1937 novel by Ernest Hemingway about Harry Morgan, a fishing boat captain who runs contraband and guns between Cuba and Florida. ... Jaws (1975) is an American film, based upon a bestselling novel by Peter Benchley, which tells the story of a resort towns sheriff who tries to protect beachgoers from the predations of a huge great white shark by closing the beach, only to be overruled by the town council. ... The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is a 1948 John Huston film in which two down-and-outers (Humphrey Bogart and Tim Holt) in Mexico (bothering director John Huston for money in fun opening cameo) hook up with an old-timer (Walter Huston, the directors father) to prospect for... The Terminator is a 1984 sci-fi action film which became the break-through role for former body-builder Arnold Schwarzenegger. ... The Pride of the Yankees is a 1942 biographical film which tells the story of New York Yankees star Lou Gehrig. ... Baseball field from the movie. ... Forrest Gump is the lead character of the eponymous 1985 novel by Winston Groom, and of the 1994 Paramount Pictures film based on the novel. ... Bonnie and Clyde (1967) is a film about Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, who roamed the United States Southwest robbing banks during the Great Depression. ... The Graduate is a novel by Charles Webb, made into a 1967 film of the same name directed by Mike Nichols from a screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... The Sixth Sense (1999) is a film that tells the fictional story of a troubled, isolated boy (played by Haley Joel Osment) and a child psychologist (played by Bruce Willis) who tries to help him. ... A Streetcar Named Desire is a play by Tennessee Williams describing a culture clash between Blanche DuBois—a pretentious, fading relic of the Old South—and Stanley Kowalski, a rising member of the industrial, inner-city immigrant class. ... Now, Voyager is a 1942 film which tells the story of a middle-aged spinster who, repressed by the domination of her mother, winds up in a sanitarium, where her self-confidence in boosted by an understanding psychiatrist. ... Shane is a 1953 western film which tells the story of a gunfighter who comes to a town and sides with the farmers versus the cattle men. ... Some Like It Hot is a 1959 comedy film by Billy Wilder. ... Frankenstein is a 1931 horror film loosely based on the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. ... Apollo 13 is a 1995 film portrayal of the ill-fated Apollo 13 lunar mission. ... Film box cover for Dirty Harry For the 1953 nuclear test nicknamed Dirty Harry, see Upshot-Knothole Harry [1] Dirty Harry is a 1971 film directed by Don Siegel and starring Clint Eastwood as the eponymous Harry Callahan, a San Francisco detective tracking Scorpio, a serial killer. ... Jerry Maguire is a 1996 film written and directed by Cameron Crowe. ... Animal Crackers is a 1930 comedy film, and one of the Marx Brothers most beloved and oft-quoted movies. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... Annie Hall is a 1977 film directed by Woody Allen from a script by Allen and Marshall Brickman. ... This article is about the novel and the movies based on it. ... Wall Street has been the name of two movies, one released in 1929 and the other in 1987. ... The Godfather, Part II is the 1974 sequel to The Godfather. ... Gone With the Wind was an instant success. ... Sons of the Desert is a 1933 film starring Laurel & Hardy, and directed by William A. Seiter. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Beyond the Forest is a 1949 film starring Bette Davis. ... The Graduate is a novel by Charles Webb, made into a 1967 film of the same name directed by Mike Nichols from a screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry. ... For the hit 1987 single by Depeche Mode, see the album Music for the Masses Film poster for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb is a 1964 satirical film directed by Stanley Kubrick. ... The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twelve Sherlock Holmes stories by Arthur Conan Doyle, illustrated by Sidney Paget, that were originally published in the Strand Magazine from July 1891 to June 1892. ... Planet of the Apes is a 1968 science fiction film in which an astronaut finds himself 2,000+ years in the future stranded on an earth-like planet, in which humans are enslaved by apes. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... The Shining (1980) is a film by Stanley Kubrick based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. ... The Poltergeist movies are a trilogy of horror films produced in the 1980s. ... Marathon Man is a thriller novel by William Goldman. ... The Jazz Singer is a 1927 U.S. movie notable for being the first talking motion picture to be widely commercially distributed. ... Mommie Dearest is a 1981 Paramount drama motion picture starring Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford and Diana Scarwid as Christina Crawford, with Mara Hobel playing Christina as a child, Xander Berkeley playing Christopher Crawford as an adult, and Jeremy Scott Reinbolt playing Christopher as a child. ... Little Caesar is a 1931 crime drama which tells the story of a man who works his way up the ranks of the mob until he reaches its upper heights. ... Chinatown is a 1974 film directed by Roman Polanski. ... A Streetcar Named Desire is a play by Tennessee Williams describing a culture clash between Blanche DuBois—a pretentious, fading relic of the Old South—and Stanley Kowalski, a rising member of the industrial, inner-city immigrant class. ... Terminator 2: Judgment Day (commonly abbreviated T2) is a 1991 movie directed by James Cameron and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, and Robert Patrick. ... Soylent Green is a classic 1973 science fiction movie starring Charlton Heston, Edward G. Robinson and Chuck Connors. ... A movie poster from the original release of 2001 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is an immensely popular and influential science fiction film and book; the film directed by Stanley Kubrick and the book written by Arthur C. Clarke. ... The knotted plane was used on movie posters and VHS and DVD covers. ... Rocky DVD cover Rocky is a motion picture released in 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. ... Funny Girl is a 1964 semi-biographical musical that tells the story of Broadway star Fanny Brice. ... National Lampoons Animal House (also called Animal House) is a 1978 comedy film in which a misfit group of Delta fraternity boys takes on the system at their college. ... This DVD cover for the film shows Lugosi in the role which would type-cast him for the rest of his career. ... King Kong is a classic 1933 Hollywood horror/adventure film from RKO about a gigantic prehistoric gorilla, brought from a remote island to New York City to be exhibited as a natural wonder, that escapes to cause mass destruction. ... The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a film released on Wednesday, December 18, 2002, directed by Peter Jackson with a runtime of 179 minutes (2 hours, 59 minutes). ... Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 film which tells the story of a man named Sonny Wortzik (played by Al Pacino) who holds employees of a bank hostage during a failed bank robbery in Brooklyn, New York. ... 42nd Street is a 1933 musical movie, set on the famous Manhattan street of that name, which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. ... On Golden Pond is a 1981 film which tells the story of a summer spent by an aging couple at their summer home on Golden Pond, their daughter who attempts to close the age-old gap between herself and her father, and her new stepson who spends a month on... Knute Rockne, All American is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of Knute Rockne, perhaps the most famous of all of the football coaches at Notre Dame, one of the most successful football programs in history. ... Having originated in Poland or Russia, vodka is now drunk around the world. ... See: Martini cocktail - a popular cocktail. ... 2002 Penguin Books paperback edition Goldfinger is the seventh novel by Ian Fleming, featuring James Bond, secret agent 007, published in 1959. ... Whos on First? is a legendary routine by the comedy team of Abbott and Costello. ... Caddyshack is a 1980 US comedy film directed by Harold Ramis and written by Brian Doyle-Murray, Harold Ramis and Douglas Kenney. ... Broadway poster Auntie Mame is a 1955 novel by Patrick Dennis that chronicles his madcap adventures growing up as the ward of his deceased fathers eccentric sister. ... This is an article about a movie. ... Dead Poets Society is a 1989 film which tells the story of a Whitman-quoting English teacher at a 1950s boys school who inspires his students to overcome their reluctance to make changes in their lives and stirs up their interests in poetry. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1987 films | AFI 100 Laughs | AFI 100 Passions | Best Picture Oscar Nominee | Best Actress Oscar (film) | Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actress Oscar (film) ... Yankee Doodle Dandy is a 1942 biographical film about George M. Cohan, starring James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf, Irene Manning, George Tobias, Rosemary DeCamp and Jeanne Cagney. ... Dirty Dancing is a 1987 musical/romance film starring Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey and the late Jerry Orbach. ... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. ... Titanic is a 1997 dramatic movie released by Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox. ...

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100 Years: The Australian Story (534 words)
Take a 'behind the scenes' look at the making of '100 Years: the Australian Story' and meet the people who have been involved in the production of the television and radio series.
Kate Evans was the researcher for the series, and is also a radio producer.
She is also the producer of the complementary radio documentary series that will be broadcast concurrently with the television series “100 Years”.
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