Movie List

It Happened One Night

1934

Director: Frank Capra

Stars Clarke Gable, Claudette Colbert

Comedy, Romance

His Girl Friday

1940

Director: Howard Hawks

Stars Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell

Comedy, Romance

It's a Wonderful Life

1946

Director: Frank Capra

Stars James Stewart, Donna Reed

Drama

Red River

1948

Director: Howard Hawks

Stars John Wayne, Water Brennan

Western

The African Queen

1951

Director: John Huston

Stars Humphrey Bogart, Katherine Hepburn

Romance, War

Singing in the Rain

1952

Director: Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen

Stars Gene Kelly

Musical

War of the Worlds

1953

Director: Byron Haskin

SciFi

Them!

1954

Director: Gordon Douglas

SciFi

To Catch a Thief

1955

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Stars Cary Grant, Grace Kelly

Crime

The Searchers

1956

Director: John Ford

Stars John Wayne

Western

The Bridge on the River Kwai

1957

Director: David Lean

Stars William Holden, Alec Guinness

War

Ben Hur

1959

Director: William Wyler

Stars Charlton Heston

Drama

Rio Bravo

1959

Director: Howard Hawks

Stars John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson

Western

The Magnificent Seven

1960

Director: John Sturges

Stars Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson, Eli Wallach, & more

Western

To Kill a Mockingbird

1962

Director: Robert Mulligan

Stars Gregory Peck

Drama, Crime

The Birds

1963

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Horror

The Sound of Music

1965

Director: Robert Wise

Stars Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer

Musical

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

1967

Director: Stanley Kramer

Stars Sidney Poitier, Spencer Tracy

Comedy

The Green Berets

1968

Directors: John Wayne, Ray Kellogg

Stars John Wayne

War

Patton

1970

Director: Franklin J. Schaffner

Stars George C. Scott

War, Biopic

The Godfather

1972

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Stars Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, and more

Crime

Apocalypse Now

1979

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Stars Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

War

The Princess Bride

1987

Director: Rob Reiner

Stars Cary Elwes

Romance, Fantasy

Chaplin

1992

Director: Richard Attenborough

Stars Robert Downey, Jr.

Biopic

Amistad

1997

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars Morgan Freedman, Matthew McConaughey, Anthony Hopkins

Biopic

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

2002

Director: Peter Jackson

All star cast including Viggo Mortensen, Andy Serkis, Orlando Bloom

Fantasy

My Man Godfrey

1936

Director: Gregory La Cava

Stars William Powell, Carole Lombard

Comedy, Romance

The Maltese Falcon

1941

Director: John Huston

Stars Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor

Crime

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

1947

Director: John Huston

Stars Humphrey Bogart

Western

Rope

1948

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Stars James Stewart

Crime

Bend of the River

1952

Director: Anthony Mann

Stars James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Julia Adams, Rock Hudson

Western

Roman Holiday

1953

Director: William Wyler

Stars Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn

Comedy, Romance

Creature from the Black Lagoon

1954

Director: Jack Arnold

Stars Julia Adams, Richard Carlson

Horror

The Desperate Hours

1955

Director: William Wyler

Stars Humphrey Bogart, Arthur Kennedy

Crime

Forbidden Planet

1956

Director: Fred Wilcox

SciFi

War and Peace

1956

Director: King Vidor

Stars Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda

War, Romance

The Big Country

1958

Director: William Wyler

Stars Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Burl Ives

Western

North by Northwest​

1959

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Stars Cary Grant

Drama

Psycho

1960

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Horror

The Guns of Navarone

1961

Director: J. Lee Thompson

Stars Gregory Peck, David Niven, Anthony Quinn

War

Charade

1963

Director: Stanley Donen

Stars Audrey Hepburn, Cary Grant & more

Crime, Romance

The Great Escape

1963

Director: John Sturges

All star cast including Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough

War, True Story

The Sand Pebbles

1966

Director: Robert Wise

Stars Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough

War

Once Upon a Time in the West

1968

Director: Sergio Leone

Stars Henry Fonda, Charles Bronson, and more

Western

Where Eagles Dare

1968

Director: Brian G. Hutton

Stars Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood

War

Rio Lobo

1971

Director: Howard Hawks

Stars John Wayne

Western

The Godfather: Part II

1974

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Stars Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, and more

Crime

The Final Countdown

1980

Director: Don Taylor

Stars Kirk Douglass, Martin Sheen

War, SciFi

Glory

1989

Director: Edward Zwick

Stars Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman, Cary Elwes

War, True Story

Gettysburg

1993

Director: Ronald F. Maxwell

All star cast includes Martin Sheen, Tom Berenger, Sam Elliott, Jeff Daniels

War, True Story

The Truman Show

1998

Director: Peter Weir

Comedy

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

2003

Director: Peter Jackson

All star cast including Viggo Mortensen, Andy Serkis, Orlando Bloom

Fantasy

Stagecoach

1939

Director: John Ford

Stars John Wayne, Claire Trevor

Western

Casablanca

1942

Director: Michael Curtiz

Stars Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Berman

Drama, Romance

Fort Apache

1948

Director: John Ford

Stars John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple

Western

Winchester '73

1950

Director: Anthony Mann

Stars James Stewart

Western

High Noon

1952

Director: Fred Zinnemann

Stars Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly

Western

Stalag 17

1953

Director: Billy Wilder

Stars William Holden

War, Comedy

Rear Window

1954

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Stars James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Raymond Burr

Crime

The Trouble with Harry

1955

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Crime

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

1956

Director: Don Siegel

SciFi

An Affair to Remember

1957

Director: Leo McCarey

Stars Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr

Romance

Vertigo

1958

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Stars James Stewart

Drama

Operation Petticoat

1959

Director: Blake Edwards

Stars Cary Grant, Tony Curtis

Comedy, Romance

Spartacus

1960

Director Stanley Kubrick

Stars Kirk Douglas, Laurence Oliver, Jean Simmons, Tony Curtis

War

Hatari!

1962

Director: Howard Hawks

Stars John Wayne

Romance, Drama, Comedy

McLintock!

1963

Director: Andrew McLaglen

Stars John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara

Romance, Comedy, Western

Marnie

1964

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Stars Sean Connery

Crime

El Dorado

1967

Director: Howard Hawks

Stars John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan

Western

Planet of the Apes

1968

Director: Franklin J. Schaffner

Stars Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall

SciFi

True Grit

1969

Director: Henry Hathaway

Stars John Wayne, Glen Campbell, Bruce Dern

Western

Jeremiah Johnson

1972

Director: Sydney Pollack

Stars Robert Redford

War

Midway

1976

Director: Jack Smight

All star cast including Henry Fonda, Charlton Heston, Glenn Ford, Robert Mitchum and more

War, True Story

The Scarlet and the Black

1983

Director: Jerry London

Stars Gregory Peck

War, True Story

The Hunt for Red October

1990

Director: John McTiernan

Stars Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin

War

Schindler's List

1993

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars Liam Neeson

War

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

2001

Director: Peter Jackson

All star cast including Viggo Mortensen, Andy Serkis, Orlando Bloom

Fantasy

The Dark Knight

2008

Director: Christopher Nolan

Stars Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger, Morgan Freeman

Crime, Superhero

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