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Nominations for the 2014 Registry are Now Closed.
Learn how to nominate films to the 2015 Regristy.


Recent and Upcoming Home Video Releases

  • Eraserhead (1977), Blu-ray, Sept. 16. Check out this essay on “Eraserhead” by critic David Sterritt.
  • The Exorcist (1978), Blu-ray, Sept. 23.
  • Halloween (1973), Blu-ray, Sept. 23.
  • Ben-Hur (1959), Blu-ray, Sept. 30.
  • Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961), part of Audrey Hepburn Blu-ray set, Sept. 30.
  • Forrest Gump (1994), Blu-ray, Sept. 30.
  • Sabrina (1954), included in Audrey Hepburn Gift Set Blu-ray, Sept. 30.
  • Roger & Me (1989), Blu-ray, Oct. 7.

    Upcoming Archival and Theatrical Screenings

  • King Kong (1933), Oct. 2, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • The Philadelphia Story (1940), Oct. 2, Baltimore, MD, Baltimore County Public Library, Reisterstown Branch.
  • Singin in the Rain (1952), Oct. 2, Baltimore, MD, The Senator Theatre.
  • Ninotchka (1939), Oct. 3-5, New York, NY, IFC Center.
  • Dodsworth (1936), Oct. 4-5, Palo Alto, CA, Stanford Theatre.
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951), Oct. 8, Takoma Park, MD, Montgomery College.
  • Nothing But a Man (1964), Oct. 8-9, New York, NY, Film Forum
  • The Invisible Man (1933), Oct. 9, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951), Oct. 10, 12 & 14, Silver Spring, MD, AFI Silver.
  • Midnight (1939), Oct. 10-12, New York, NY, IFC Center.
  • Notorious (1946), Oct. 11-12, Palo Alto, CA, Stanford Theatre.
  • The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957), Oct. 16, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982), Oct. 17-18, New York, NY, IFC Center.
  • It Happened One Night (1934), Oct. 18 & 22, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), Oct. 19-20, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • The Strong Man (1926), Oct. 19, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Apocalypse Now Redux (1979/2001), Oct. 23 & 26, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Cinema.
  • Dracula (1931), Oct. 23, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • It’s a Wonderful Life (1946), Oct. 23, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Vertigo (1958), Oct. 24-30, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Wuthering Heights (1939), Oct. 24-26, New York, NY, IFC Center.
  • Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948), Oct. 26, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • The Deer Hunter (1978), Oct. 29, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Cinema.
  • Touch of Evil (1958), Oct. 31-Nov. 6, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Intolerance (1916), Nov. 1, Silver Spring, MD, AFI Silver.
  • The Wizard of Oz (1939), Nov. 1-2, New York, NY, IFC Center.
  • Enter the Dragon (1973), Nov. 5, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Cinema.
  • Casablanca (1942), Nov. 6, Baltimore, MD, Baltimore County Public Library, Reisterstown Branch.
  • Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), Nov. 6, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • Gone With the Wind (1939), Nov. 7-9, New York, NY, IFC Center.
  • The Lost World (1925), Nov. 7, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Cinema.
  • The Son of the Sheik (1926), Nov. 7, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Cinema.
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Nov. 14-16, Silver Spring, MD, AFI Silver.
  • The Exorcist (1974), Nov. 15, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Cinema.
  • The Son of the Sheik (1926), Nov. 15, Silver Spring, MD, AFI Silver.
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954), Nov. 23, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1947), Dec. 11, Provo, UT, BYU.
  • Bringing Up Baby (1938), Dec. 14, New York, NY, Film Forum.
  • Mary Poppins (1964), Dec. 21 & 28, New York, NY, Film Forum.

    Registry Titles on Television

  • Chinatown (1974), Oct. 1, HDNet Movies.
  • The Conversation (1974), Oct. 1, HDNet Movies.
  • Sunset Boulevard (1950), Oct. 2, Retroplex.
  • The Tall T (1957), Oct. 2, Encore.
  • The African Queen (1951), Oct. 3, Turner Classic Movies.
  • All About Eve (1950), Oct. 3-4, Retroplex.
  • Casablanca (1942), Oct. 3, Turner Classic Movies.
  • In the Heat of the Night (1967), Oct. 3, Encore.
  • MASH (1970), Oct. 3, Encore.
  • Once Upon a Time in the West (1968), Oct. 4-5, HDNet Movies.
  • Stagecoach (1939), Oct. 4-5, Encore.
  • Tootsie (1982), Oct. 4-5, Retroplex.
  • Twentieth Century (1934), Oct. 4, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Alien (1979), Oct. 5-6, Encore.
  • Cool Hand Luke (1967), Oct. 5, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Pink Panther (1963), Oct. 5, 10 & 11, HDNet Movies.
  • Scarface (1932), Oct. 5, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Gertie the Dinosaur (1914), part of “The Cartoons of Winsor McCay” (2014), Oct. 6, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Little Nemo (1911), part of “The Cartoons of Winsor McCay” (2014), Oct. 6, Turner Classic Movies.
  • To Be or Not to Be (1942), Oct. 6, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), Oct. 6, Retroplex.
  • Back to the Future (1985), Oct. 7, Encore.
  • The Maltese Falcon (1941), Oct. 7, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Network (1976), Oct. 7, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Atlantic City (1981), Oct. 9, Indieplex.
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), Oct. 10 & 15, HDNet Movies.
  • MASH (1970), Oct. 11, Encore.
  • Oklahoma! (1955), Oct. 11, HDNet Movies.
  • The Tall T (1957), Oct. 11, Encore.
  • Back to the Future (1985), Oct. 12, Encore.
  • In the Heat of the Night (1967), Oct. 12, Encore.
  • Shadow of a Doubt (1943), Oct. 12, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), Oct. 12, Retroplex.
  • Bringing Up Baby (1938), Oct. 13, Turner Classic Movies.
  • A Night at the Opera (1935), Oct. 13, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Swing Time (1936), Oct. 13, Turner Classic Movies.
  • 12 Angry Men (1957), Oct. 14, HDNet Movies.
  • In the Heat of the Night (1967), Oct. 14 & 16, Encore.
  • The Naked Spur (1953), Oct. 15, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Atlantic City (1981), Oct. 17, Indieplex.
  • Stagecoach (1939), Oct. 17-18, Encore.
  • Back to the Future (1985), Oct. 18, Encore.
  • The Black Stallion (1979), Oct. 18, Turner Classic Movies.
  • The Searchers (1956), Oct. 18, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Tootsie (1982), Oct. 19, Retroplex.
  • Detour (1945), Oct. 21, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Lassie Come Home (1943), Oct. 21, Turner Classic Movies.
  • The Tall T (1957), Oct. 21, Encore.
  • Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), Oct. 22, Retroplex.
  • Back to the Future (1985), Oct. 23, Encore.
  • Tootsie (1982), Oct. 23, Retroplex.
  • In a Lonely Place (1950), Oct. 26, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Planet of the Apes (1968), Oct. 26, Turner Classic Movies.
  • The Tall T (1957), Oct. 26, Encore.
  • All About Eve (1950), Oct. 27, Retroplex.
  • Make Way For Tomorrow (1937), Oct. 27, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Mildred Pierce (1945), Oct. 27, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Sunset Boulevard (1950), Oct. 28, Retroplex.
  • Psycho (1960), Oct. 29, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Touch of Evil (1958), Oct. 29, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Cat People (1942), Oct. 31, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Night of the Living Dead (1968), Oct. 31, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Sunset Boulevard (1950), Oct. 28, Retroplex.

    Note: This list is not intended to be definitive or comprehensive. Please forward corrections, additions or deletions to Donna Ross at dross@loc.gov.

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