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
  • Annabelle Serpentine Dance
  • The Enchanted Drawing
  • New York City 'Ghetto' Fish Market
  • The Ex-Convict
  • Coney Island at Night
  • The Kleptomaniac
  • Humorous Phases of Funny Faces
  • The Impossible Convicts
  • The Haunted Hotel
  • The 'Teddy' Bears
  • The Thieving Hand
  • Frankenstein
  • The Lonedale Operator
  • A Fool and His Money
  • Falling Leaves
  • The Girl and Her Trust
  • The New York Hat
  • Petticoat Camp
  • The Sunbeam
  • The Mothering Heart
  • Salomy Jane
  • A Burlesque on Carmen
  • The Captive
  • Carmen
  • Children of Eve
  • Diplomatic Henry
  • Fanchon, the Cricket
  • Fox Trot Finesse
  • Hypocrites
  • The Tramp
  • A Son of Erin
  • A Visit to Los Angeles
  • The Cossack Whip
  • The Dumb Girl of Portici
  • Fatty and Mabel Adrift
  • Flirting with Fate
  • The Intrigue
  • Joan the Woman
  • The Mystery of the Leaping Fish
  • The Ocean Waif
  • One A.M.
  • The Return of Draw Egan
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • The Vagabond
  • The World and the Woman
  • The Cure
  • Easy Street
  • Kidnapped
  • The Lincoln Cycle
  • A Dog's Life
  • The Dream Lady
  • Shoulder Arms
  • The Star Prince
  • Stella Maris
  • The Whispering Chorus
  • Behind the Door
  • Blind Husbands
  • The Breath of a Nation
  • The Broken Butterfly
  • Daddy-Long-Legs
  • The Grim Game
  • The Hoodlum
  • Male and Female
  • The Tantalizing Fly
  • True Heart Susie
  • Wagon Tracks
  • Below the Surface
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • The Flapper
  • Haunted Spooks
  • Just Pals
  • Neighbors
  • The Penalty
  • The Scarecrow
  • The Soul of Youth
  • The Toll Gate
  • Way Down East
  • While New York Sleeps
  • Why Change Your Wife?
  • The Blot
  • The Boat
  • Camille
  • The Conquering Power
  • Forbidden Fruit
  • The Goat
  • Hail the Woman
  • The Haunted House
  • The High Sign
  • The Idle Class
  • Never Weaken
  • The Play House
  • Seven Years Bad Luck
  • A Trip to Paramountown
  • Back Pay
  • Beyond the Rocks
  • Blood and Sand
  • The Original Movie
  • Pay Day
  • The Prisoner of Zenda