Pick Me! Pick Me! Films That Should Be In The National Film Registry

While everyone's developing cabin fever from quarantine, you now have time to nominate films for the National Film Registry! Use this handy guide of all the "essential IMHO" films eligible for nomination, for good but never evil. Since I'm tired of typing long introductions, I've cut and pasted some of the introduction from my other National Film Registry list here:

If you want to learn more about the National Film Registry and its eclectic roster, just watch These Amazing Shadows, a thorough 2011 documentary. That's where I first learned about it! Also, the National Film Registry has its own professional website: www.loc.gov/programs/national-film-preservation-board/about-this-program/. Go fiddle away your time researching it, and realizing just how important curation/preservation really is.

Anyways, since 2016,…

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  • Annie Oakley

    1

  • Annabelle Serpentine Dance

    2

  • The Enchanted Drawing

    3

  • New York City 'Ghetto' Fish Market

    4

  • The Ex-Convict

    5

  • Coney Island at Night

    6

  • The Kleptomaniac

    7

  • Humorous Phases of Funny Faces

    8

  • The Impossible Convicts

    9

  • The Haunted Hotel

    10

  • The 'Teddy' Bears

    11

  • The Thieving Hand

    12

  • Frankenstein

    13

  • The Lonedale Operator

    14

  • A Fool and His Money

    15

  • Falling Leaves

    16

  • The Girl and Her Trust

    17

  • The New York Hat

    18

  • Petticoat Camp

    19

  • The Sunbeam

    20

  • The Mothering Heart

    21

  • Salomy Jane

    22

  • A Burlesque on Carmen

    23

  • The Captive

    24

  • Carmen

    25

  • Children of Eve

    26

  • Diplomatic Henry

    27

  • Fanchon, the Cricket

    28

  • Fox Trot Finesse

    29

  • Hypocrites

    30

  • The Tramp

    31

  • A Son of Erin

    32

  • A Visit to Los Angeles

    33

  • The Cossack Whip

    34

  • The Dumb Girl of Portici

    35

  • Fatty and Mabel Adrift

    36

  • Flirting with Fate

    37

  • The Intrigue

    38

  • Joan the Woman

    39

  • The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

    40

  • The Ocean Waif

    41

  • One A.M.

    42

  • The Return of Draw Egan

    43

  • Sherlock Holmes

    44

  • The Vagabond

    45

  • The World and the Woman

    46

  • The Cure

    47

  • Easy Street

    48

  • Kidnapped

    49

  • The Lincoln Cycle

    50

  • A Dog's Life

    51

  • The Dream Lady

    52

  • Shoulder Arms

    53

  • The Star Prince

    54

  • Stella Maris

    55

  • The Whispering Chorus

    56

  • Behind the Door

    57

  • Blind Husbands

    58

  • The Breath of a Nation

    59

  • The Broken Butterfly

    60

  • Daddy-Long-Legs

    61

  • The Grim Game

    62

  • The Hoodlum

    63

  • Male and Female

    64

  • The Tantalizing Fly

    65

  • True Heart Susie

    66

  • Wagon Tracks

    67

  • Below the Surface

    68

  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    69

  • The Flapper

    70

  • Haunted Spooks

    71

  • Just Pals

    72

  • Neighbors

    73

  • The Penalty

    74

  • The Scarecrow

    75

  • The Soul of Youth

    76

  • The Toll Gate

    77

  • Way Down East

    78

  • While New York Sleeps

    79

  • Why Change Your Wife?

    80

  • The Blot

    81

  • The Boat

    82

  • Camille

    83

  • The Conquering Power

    84

  • Forbidden Fruit

    85

  • The Goat

    86

  • Hail the Woman

    87

  • The Haunted House

    88

  • The High Sign

    89

  • The Idle Class

    90

  • Never Weaken

    91

  • The Play House

    92

  • Seven Years Bad Luck

    93

  • A Trip to Paramountown

    94

  • Back Pay

    95

  • Beyond the Rocks

    96

  • Blood and Sand

    97

  • The Original Movie

    98

  • Pay Day

    99

  • The Prisoner of Zenda

    100