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100 Classic Movie Quotes….Nostalgia matters!

Here is a showcase of 100 memorable movie clips….Produced by the American Film Institute, I know you will enjoy this 10-minute treasury of film classics  100 Classic Movie Quotes.

Sharing an old movie with the g-kids is a favorite pastime with us. We, of course, watch all the latest and greatest of new movies with them, and then once in a while, we like to slide in one of our favorite nostalgia movies.

American Film Institute’s Top 100 Movies  10th Anniversary Edition

The 100 greatest American films of all time, determined by a jury of 1,500 film artists, critics and historians.

 

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1Citizen KaneOrson Welles1191941drama, mystery
2The GodfatherFrancis Ford Coppola1751972crime, drama
3CasablancaMichael Curtiz1021942drama, romance, war
4Raging BullMartin Scorsese1291980biography, drama, sport
5Singin’ in the RainStanley Donen, Gene Kelly1031952comedy, musical, romance
6Gone with the WindVictor Fleming2381939drama, history, romance, war
7Lawrence of ArabiaDavid Lean2161962adventure, biography, drama, history, war
8Schindler’s ListSteven Spielberg1951993biography, drama, history
9VertigoAlfred Hitchcock1281958mystery, romance, thriller
10The Wizard of OzVictor Fleming1021939adventure, family, fantasy, musical
11City LightsCharles Chaplin871931comedy, drama, romance
12The SearchersJohn Ford1191956adventure, drama, western
13Star Wars: Episode IV – A New HopeGeorge Lucas1211977action, adventure, fantasy, sci_fi
14PsychoAlfred Hitchcock1091960horror, mystery, thriller
152001: A Space OdysseyStanley Kubrick1491968adventure, sci_fi
16Sunset Blvd.Billy Wilder1101950drama, film_noir
17The GraduateMike Nichols1061967comedy, drama
18The GeneralClyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton671926action, adventure, comedy, drama, war, western
19On the WaterfrontElia Kazan1081954crime, drama, thriller
20It’s a Wonderful LifeFrank Capra1301946drama, family, fantasy
21ChinatownRoman Polanski1301974drama, mystery, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071315/
22Some Like It HotBilly Wilder1201959comedy, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0053291/
23The Grapes of WrathJohn Ford1291940drama, historyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0032551/
24E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialSteven Spielberg1151982family, sci_fihttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0083866/
25To Kill a MockingbirdRobert Mulligan1291962crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056592/
26Mr. Smith Goes to WashingtonFrank Capra1291939comedy, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0031679/
27High NoonFred Zinnemann851952drama, thriller, westernhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044706/
28All About EveJoseph L. Mankiewicz1381950dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042192/
29Double IndemnityBilly Wilder1071944crime, drama, film_noir, mystery, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0036775/
30Apocalypse NowFrancis Coppola1531979drama, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078788/
31The Maltese FalconJohn Huston1001941crime, film_noir, mysteryhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0033870/
32The Godfather: Part IIFrancis Ford Coppola2021974crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071562/
33One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s NestMilos Forman1331975dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073486/
34Snow White and the Seven DwarfsWilliam Cottrell, David Hand831937animation, family, fantasy, musical, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0029583/
35Annie HallWoody Allen931977comedy, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075686/
36The Bridge on the River KwaiDavid Lean1611957adventure, drama, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0050212/
37The Best Years of Our LivesWilliam Wyler1721946drama, romance, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0036868/
38The Treasure of the Sierra MadreJohn Huston1261948adventure, drama, westernhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0040897/
39Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the BombStanley Kubrick951964comedyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057012/
40The Sound of MusicRobert Wise1741965biography, drama, family, musical, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0059742/
41King Kong1001933adventure, horror, sci_fihttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0024216/
42Bonnie and ClydeArthur Penn1111967action, biography, crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0061418/
43Midnight CowboyJohn Schlesinger1131969dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064665/
44The Philadelphia StoryGeorge Cukor1121940comedy, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0032904/
45ShaneGeorge Stevens1181953drama, westernhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046303/
46It Happened One NightFrank Capra1051934comedy, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0025316/
47A Streetcar Named DesireElia Kazan1221951dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044081/
48Rear WindowAlfred Hitchcock1121954mystery, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0047396/
49Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Throughout the AgesD.W. Griffith1631916drama, historyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0006864/
50The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the RingPeter Jackson1782001adventure, drama, fantasyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120737/
51West Side StoryJerome Robbins, Robert Wise1521961crime, drama, musical, romance, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0055614/
52Taxi DriverMartin Scorsese1131976crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075314/
53The Deer HunterMichael Cimino1831978drama, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0077416/
54MASHRobert Altman1161970comedy, drama, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0066026/
55North by NorthwestAlfred Hitchcock1361959action, adventure, mystery, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0053125/
56JawsSteven Spielberg1241975adventure, drama, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073195/
57RockyJohn G. Avildsen1201976drama, sporthttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075148/
58The Gold RushCharles Chaplin951925adventure, comedy, drama, familyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0015864/
59NashvilleRobert Altman1601975comedy, drama, musichttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073440/
60Duck SoupLeo McCarey681933comedy, musical, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0023969/
61Sullivan’s TravelsPreston Sturges901941adventure, comedy, drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0034240/
62American GraffitiGeorge Lucas1101973comedy, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0069704/
63CabaretBob Fosse1241972drama, musicalhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0068327/
64NetworkSidney Lumet1211976dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074958/
65The African QueenJohn Huston1051951adventure, drama, romance, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043265/
66Raiders of the Lost ArkSteven Spielberg1151981action, adventurehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082971/
67Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Mike Nichols1311966dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0061184/
68UnforgivenClint Eastwood1311992drama, westernhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0105695/
69TootsieSydney Pollack1161982comedy, drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0084805/
70A Clockwork OrangeStanley Kubrick1361971crime, drama, sci_fihttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0066921/
71Saving Private RyanSteven Spielberg1691998drama, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120815/
72The Shawshank RedemptionFrank Darabont1421994crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0111161/
73Butch Cassidy and the Sundance KidGeorge Roy Hill1101969biography, crime, drama, westernhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064115/
74The Silence of the LambsJonathan Demme1181991crime, drama, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102926/
75In the Heat of the NightNorman Jewison1091967crime, drama, mystery, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0061811/
76Forrest GumpRobert Zemeckis1421994comedy, drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0109830/
77All the President’s MenAlan J. Pakula1381976biography, drama, history, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074119/
78Modern TimesCharlie Chaplin871936comedy, drama, family, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0027977/
79The Wild BunchSam Peckinpah1351969action, adventure, westernhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0065214/
80The ApartmentBilly Wilder1251960comedy, drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0053604/
81SpartacusStanley Kubrick1971960adventure, biography, drama, history, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0054331/
82SunriseF.W. Murnau941927drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0018455/
83TitanicJames Cameron1941997drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120338/
84Easy RiderDennis Hopper951969adventure, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064276/
85A Night at the OperaSam Wood961935comedy, music, musicalhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0026778/
86PlatoonOliver Stone1201986drama, warhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091763/
8712 Angry MenSidney Lumet961957crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0050083/
88Bringing Up BabyHoward Hawks1021938comedy, family, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0029947/
89The Sixth SenseM. Night Shyamalan1071999drama, mystery, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0167404/
90Swing TimeGeorge Stevens1031936comedy, musical, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0028333/
91Sophie’s ChoiceAlan J. Pakula1501982drama, romancehttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0084707/
92GoodfellasMartin Scorsese1461990biography, crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099685/
93The French ConnectionWilliam Friedkin1041971action, crime, drama, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0067116/
94Pulp FictionQuentin Tarantino1541994crime, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0110912/
95The Last Picture ShowPeter Bogdanovich1181971dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0067328/
96Do the Right ThingSpike Lee1201989comedy, dramahttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097216/
97Blade RunnerRidley Scott1171982sci_fi, thrillerhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0083658/
98Yankee Doodle DandyMichael Curtiz1261942biography, drama, musicalhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0035575/
99Toy StoryJohn Lasseter811995animation, adventure, comedy, family, fantasyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114709/
100Ben-HurWilliam Wyler2121959adventure, drama, historyhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052618/

 

 

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