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Nominations for the 2014 Registry are Now Closed.


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

  • Tarzan and His Mate (1934), Sept. 23, Palo Alto, CA, Stanford Theatre.
  • To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), Sept. 25, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • Laura (1944), Sept. 26, Provo, UT, Harold B. Lee Library, BYU.
  • A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), Sept. 26-27, New York, NY, Film Forum
  • Dr. Strangelove (1964), Sept. 27 & 29, Baltimore, MD, Charles Theatre.
  • Red Dust (1932), Sept. 27-28, Palo Alto, CA, Stanford Theatre.
  • King Kong (1933), Oct. 2, West Hartford, CT, West Hartford Public Library.
  • 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.
  • 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

  • The Life of Emile Zola (1937), Sept. 23, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Tootsie (1982), Sept. 23, Movieplex.
  • In the Heat of the Night (1967), Sept. 24, Retroplex.
  • Dr. Strangelove (1964), Sept. 25, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Patton (1970), Sept. 25, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Little Caesar (1930), Sept. 26, Turner Classic Movies.
  • The Public Enemy (1931), Sept. 26, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Scarface (1930), Sept. 26, Turner Classic Movies.
  • The Apartment (1960), Sept. 27, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Laura (1944), Sept. 27, Turner Classic Movies.
  • North By Northwest (1959), Sept. 27, Turner Classic Movies.
  • It Happened One Night (1934), Sept. 27, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Gone With the Wind (1939), Sept. 28, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Now, Voyager (1942), Sept. 28, Turner Classic Movies.
  • Chinatown (1974), Oct. 1, HDNet Movies.
  • The Conversation (1974), Oct. 1, HDNet Movies.
  • Sunset Boulevard (1950), Oct. 2, Retroplex.
  • All About Eve (1950), Oct. 3-4, Retroplex.
  • Once Upon a Time in the West (1968), Oct. 4-5, HDNet Movies.
  • Pink Panther (1963), Oct. 5, 10 & 11, HDNet Movies.
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), Oct. 10 & 15, HDNet Movies.
  • Oklahoma! (1955), Oct. 11, HDNet Movies.
  • 12 Angry Men (1957), Oct. 14, HDNet Movies.

    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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