My Biggest Blindspots

A long list of films that are probably seen as classics, in one form or other, but I've never seen and are quite embarrassing omissions for a cinephile.
(I have a big blind spot for 80s classics for example)

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  • Ben-Hur
  • A Night at the Opera
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles
  • The Sound of Music
  • Satantango
  • Malcolm X
  • Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
  • A Star Is Born
  • Ordinary People
  • Giant
  • Triumph of the Will
  • Gaslight
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • The Birth of a Nation
  • El Topo
  • Shane
  • Shoah
  • The Silence
  • The 47 Ronin
  • The Phantom of the Opera
  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum
  • The Grapes of Wrath
  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High
  • Top Hat
  • The Killing Fields
  • Gilda
  • The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover
  • Papillon
  • The Dirty Dozen
  • The Seven Year Itch
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • The Roaring Twenties
  • Top Gun
  • Child's Play
  • The Room
  • From Dusk Till Dawn
  • Mildred Pierce
  • Wings
  • Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
  • The Abyss
  • Starman
  • Jerry Maguire
  • Born on the Fourth of July
  • Blue
  • Sex, Lies, and Videotape
  • Say Anything...
  • Sophie's Choice
  • Terms of Endearment
  • Wall Street
  • The Karate Kid
  • Time Bandits
  • Hellraiser
  • 300
  • Jason and the Argonauts
  • Journey to Italy
  • The Warriors
  • The Lost Boys
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
  • Broadcast News
  • The Getaway
  • Cross of Iron
  • L'Argent
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • Napoleon
  • Vampyr
  • Day of Wrath
  • The Music Room
  • The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On
  • The Holy Mountain
  • To Live
  • Greed
  • Paisan
  • Diary of a Country Priest
  • Woodstock
  • The Travelling Players
  • The Burmese Harp
  • The Gospel According to St. Matthew
  • Hud
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.
  • The Ballad of Narayama
  • Ninotchka
  • Women in Love
  • Natural Born Killers
  • A Moment of Innocence
  • 1900
  • Footloose
  • Flash Gordon
  • Heaven's Gate
  • My Beautiful Laundrette
  • Strange Days
  • Army of Darkness
  • The Young Girls of Rochefort
  • A Hard Day's Night
  • Traffic
  • Spaceballs
  • The Ox-Bow Incident
  • The Big Heat
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • To Have and Have Not