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1CITIZEN KANE 1941
Chronicling the stormy life of an influential publishing tycoon, this Best Original Screenplay Academy Award winner is rooted in themes of power, corruption, and vanity.
Casablanca (1942) Drama Romance, Starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid
2CASABLANCA 1942
A jaded nightclub owner in war-torn Casablanca, whose loyalties are put to the test when his old flame, Ingrid Bergman, reappears to seek Rick's help in escaping from the Nazis.
Casablanca (1942) Drama Romance, Starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid
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3THE GODFATHER 1972
Director Coppola paints a chilling portrait of the Sicilian clan's rise and near fall from power in America
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4GONE WITH THE WIND 1939
Margaret Mitchell's epic American classic! The Civil War-era South comes alive with the pasionate story of Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler.
Gone with the Wind (1939) Epic Romance Starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard and Olivia de Havillandhttp://www.amazon.com/s/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=GONE%20WITH%20THE%20WIND%201939&linkCode=ur2&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3AGONE%20WITH%20THE%20WIND%201939&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=6ASYKA4CRWF72EFQ
5LAWRENCE OF ARABIA 1962
Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture (1962), this is the restored director's cut of the breathtaking masterpiece.
Gone with the Wind (1939) Epic Romance Starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard and Olivia de Havillandhttp://www.amazon.com/s/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=LAWRENCE%20OF%20ARABIA%201962&linkCode=ur2&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3ALAWRENCE%20OF%20ARABIA%201962&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=6ADDD4BETFTOKJZC
6THE WIZARD OF OZ 1939
The Wizard of Oz follows Dorothy and her dog Toto when they are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz.
Casablanca (1942) Drama Romance, Starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and Paul Henreid
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7THE GRADUATE 1967
Nominated for seven Academy Awards and winner for Best Director, this groundbreaking and "wildly hilarious" social satire launched the career of two-time Oscar-winner Dustin Hoffman
Gone with the Wind (1939) Epic Romance Starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard and Olivia de Havillandhttp://www.amazon.com/mn/search/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=%09CITIZEN%20KANE%201941&linkCode=ur2&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=VJVQPVLNXWP3UFKP
8ON THE WATERFRONT 1954
Marlon Brando stars in this hard-hitting drama about an ex-prizefighter who goes up against labor leaders to expose corruption in the ranks.
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9SCHINDLER'S LIST 1993
Winner of 7 Oscars including Best Picture, Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List follows the true story of Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson), who saved more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust.

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10SINGIN' IN THE RAIN 1952
Gene Kelly stars as a Hollywood star of the silent era who finds his career jeopardized when he and his shrill-voiced leading lady must appear in a talkie together.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) Christmas Fantasy Comedy Drama, Starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymorehttp://www.amazon.com/s/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=SCHINDLER%27S%20LIST%201993&linkCode=ur2&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3ASCHINDLER%27S%20LIST%201993&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=RU23VLE7ROAWX4QJ
11IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE 1946
It's a Wonderful Life is a 1946 American Christmas fantasy comedy-drama film produced and directed by Frank Capra, based on the short story "The Greatest Gift"
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) Christmas Fantasy Comedy Drama, Starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymorehttp://www.amazon.com/s/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=IT%27S%20A%20WONDERFUL%20LIFE%201946&linkCode=ur2&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3AIT%27S%20A%20WONDERFUL%20LIFE%201946&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=TSGJBWO2CXUVA7D7
12SUNSET BLVD. 1950
Gloria Swanson as Norma Desmond, an ageing silent film queen, and William Holden as the writer who is held in thrall by her madness, created two of the screen's most memorable characters in Sunset Boulevard.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) Christmas Fantasy Comedy Drama, Starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymorehttp://www.amazon.com/mn/search/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=%09CITIZEN%20KANE%201941&linkCode=ur2&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=3IH5DLBMKFQUOXPU
13THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI 1957
Allied commandos are dispatched deep inside the Burmese jungle to blow up a strategic bridge built by British POWs. Starring William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins and Sessue Hayakawa.
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14SOME LIKE IT HOT 1959
This hysterical comedy from director Billy Wilder finds Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon on the lam after witnessing a mob hit. They join an all-girl jazz band and masquerade as women in order to elude the Chicago mobsters
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) Christmas Fantasy Comedy Drama, Starring James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymorehttp://www.amazon.com/s/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=SOME%20LIKE%20IT%20HOT%201959&linkCode=ur2&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3ASOME%20LIKE%20IT%20HOT%201959&tag=olago-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=VDYFGGFPZTZAH3T4
15STAR WARS 1977
Young farm boy Luke Skywalker is thrust into a galaxy of adventure when he intercepts a distress call from the captive Princess Leia. The event launches him on a daring mission to rescue her from the clutches of Darth Vader and the Evil Empire.

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16ALL ABOUT EVE 1950
From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington (Ann Baxter) is determined to take the reins of power away from the great actress Margo Channing (Bette Davis).
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17THE AFRICAN QUEEN 1951
The African Queen is a 1951 adventure film adapted from the 1935 novel of the same name by C. S. Forester. The film was directed by John Huston and produced by Sam Spiegel and John Woolf.
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18PSYCHO 1960
One of the most shocking films of all time, Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho changed the thriller genre forever. Join the Master of Suspense on a chilling journey as an unsuspecting victim (Janet Leigh) visits the Bates Motel and falls prey to one of cinema's' most notorious psychopaths - Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins).
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19CHINATOWN 1974
A private detective investigating an adultery case stumbles on to a murder scheme that mysteriously involves water.

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20ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST 1975
Randle Patrick McMurphy is a free-spirited, small-time convict who fakes being crazy so he can get transferred from the state penitentiary to a more comfortable state mental hospital.
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21THE GRAPES OF WRATH 1940
The film tells the story of the Joads, an Oklahoma family, who, after losing their farm during the Great Depression in the 1930s, become migrant workers and end up in California
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222001: A SPACE ODYSSEY 1968
The sci-fi masterpiece from acclaimed director Stanley Kubrick about a space voyage to Jupiter that turns chaotic when a computer enhanced with artificial intelligence takes over.
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23THE MALTESE FALCON 1941
Cinematic masterpiece stars screen-legend Humphrey Bogart as private detective Sam Spade, a no-nonsense loner whose partner is killed while pursuing a case.
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24RAGING BULL 1980
Robert De Niro won a Best Actor Oscar in this acclaimed masterpiece as Jake LaMotta, the controversial 1940s prize fighter whose brutality transcended beyond the ring.
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25E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL 1982
Journey back to the magic and adventure of "one of the great American films" in this beloved tale of a lost alien and the 10-year-old boy who helps him find a way home.
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