National Film Registry

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The National Film Registry (NFR) is the United States National Film Preservation Board's (NFPB) selection of films deserving of preservation.wikipedia
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Do the Right Thing

the Spike Lee film of the same name
The shortest span is the minimum 10 years; this distinction is shared by Raging Bull, Do the Right Thing, Goodfellas, Toy Story, Fargo and 13 Lakes.
In 1999, the film was deemed "culturally, historically, and aesthetically significant" in its first year of eligibility by the Library of Congress and was selected for preservation in the National Film Registry.

Fargo (film)

FargoMarge Gundersonoriginal film
The shortest span is the minimum 10 years; this distinction is shared by Raging Bull, Do the Right Thing, Goodfellas, Toy Story, Fargo and 13 Lakes.
The film was selected in 2006 for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant"—one of only six films so designated in its first year of eligibility.

12 Angry Men (1957 film)

12 Angry Men12 Angry Men'' (1957 film)1957
In 2007, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

Goodfellas

1990 Martin Scorsese pictureGoodFellas DinerJimmy Conway
The shortest span is the minimum 10 years; this distinction is shared by Raging Bull, Do the Right Thing, Goodfellas, Toy Story, Fargo and 13 Lakes.
In 2000, it was deemed "culturally, historically, and aesthetically significant" and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry by the United States Library of Congress.

Brokeback Mountain

Brokebackfilm adaptation of the same nameBareback Mountain
Currently, the earliest listed film is Newark Athlete (1891), and the most recent is Brokeback Mountain (2005).
In 2018, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

2001: A Space Odyssey (film)

2001: A Space Odyssey20012001 A Space Odyssey
In 1991, it was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" by the United States Library of Congress and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry.

National Film Preservation Board

National Film Preservation awardNational Film Preservation Board, USApreservation
The National Film Registry (NFR) is the United States National Film Preservation Board's (NFPB) selection of films deserving of preservation.
The United States National Film Preservation Board (NFPB) is the board selecting films for preservation in the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.

Alien (film)

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In 2002, Alien was deemed "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant" by the Library of Congress and was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.

The Atomic Cafe

The Atomic Café
In 2016, the film was selected for preservation in the United States' National Film Registry by the Library of Congress, being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

All About Eve

1950 filmclassic filmfilm
All About Eve was selected in 1990 for preservation in the United States National Film Registry and was among the first 50 films to be registered.

Toy Story

Toy Story 1 Toy Story 3D1995 film of the same name
The shortest span is the minimum 10 years; this distinction is shared by Raging Bull, Do the Right Thing, Goodfellas, Toy Story, Fargo and 13 Lakes.
In 2005, it was inducted into the National Film Registry as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" in its first year of eligibility.

Anatomy of a Murder

a bookfilm of the same namesoundtrack
In 2012, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

All That Jazz (film)

All That Jazz1979 filmAll That Jazz'' (film)
In 2001, All That Jazz was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" by the United States Library of Congress and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry.

The Adventures of Robin Hood

Adventures of Robin HoodRobin Hood1938 colour version
In 1995, the film was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" by the United States Library of Congress and selected for preservation by the National Film Registry.

The Big Lebowski

Jeff LetrotskiMarmotthe soundtrack
In 2014, the film was selected for preservation in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress, being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

3:10 to Yuma (1957 film)

3:10 to Yuma3:10 to Yuma'' (1957 film)1957
In 2012, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

Raging Bull

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The shortest span is the minimum 10 years; this distinction is shared by Raging Bull, Do the Right Thing, Goodfellas, Toy Story, Fargo and 13 Lakes.
In 1990, it became the first film to be selected for preservation in the National Film Registry in its first year of eligibility.

All the President's Men (film)

All the President's Men1976 film adaptationAll the President’s Men
The film was nominated in multiple Oscar, Golden Globe and BAFTA categories, and in 2010 was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

13 Lakes

The shortest span is the minimum 10 years; this distinction is shared by Raging Bull, Do the Right Thing, Goodfellas, Toy Story, Fargo and 13 Lakes.
The film was added to the US National Film Registry as a "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant film" in 2014.

All That Heaven Allows

In 1995, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.

Apocalypse Now

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In 2000, the film was selected for preservation in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant".

American Graffiti

American Zucchini
In 1995, the United States Library of Congress deemed the film "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" and selected it for preservation in the National Film Registry.

The Big Trail

In 2006, the United States Library of Congress deemed this film "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant", and selected it for preservation in the National Film Registry, saying "the plot of a trek along the Oregon Trail is aided immensely by the majestic sweep provided by the experimental Grandeur wide-screen process used in filming".

The African Queen (film)

The African QueenAfrican QueenThe African Queen'' (film)
The African Queen was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry in 1994, with the Library of Congress deeming it "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant".

Annie Hall

Alvy Singer
In 1992, the United States' Library of Congress selected the film for preservation in its National Film Registry that includes "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" films.