Was your favorite movie added to the National Film Registry?

Did you ever think "The Matrix", "Dirty Harry" and "Breakfast at Tiffany's" would ever have something in common?  They do now.  They are all films added to the Library of Congress' National Film Registry this year.  To be included, a film must be at least 10 years old as well as "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant".

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Here's the list of 25 films being added to the registry this year:

  • 3:10 to Yuma (1957)
  • Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
  • The Augustas (1930s-50s)
  • Born Yesterday (1950)
  • Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
  • A Christmas Story (1983)
  • The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Title Fight (1897)
  • Dirty Harry (1971)
  • Hours for Jerome: Parts 1 and 2 (1980-82)
  • The Kidnappers Foil (1930s-50s)
  • Kodachrome Color Motion Picture Tests (1922)
  • A League of Their Own (1992)
  • The Matrix (1999)
  • The Middleton Family at the New York World’s Fair (1939)
  • One Survivor Remembers (1995)
  • Parable (1964)
  • Samsara: Death and Rebirth in Cambodia (1990)
  • Slacker (1991)
  • Sons of the Desert (1933)
  • The Spook Who Sat by the Door (1937)
  • They Call It Pro Football (1967)
  • The Times of Harvey Milk (1984)
  • Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)
  • Uncle Tom’s Cabin (1914)
  • The Wishing Ring: An Idyll of Old England (1914)