Chris had a good idea for presenting his relation with the AFI Top 100, so I’ll copy it: seen it, tried to see it, haven’t:

  1. “Citizen Kane,” 1941.
  2. “The Godfather,” 1972.
  3. “Casablanca,” 1942.
  4. “Raging Bull,” 1980.
  5. “Singin’ in the Rain,” 1952. (saw many parts of this, but not the entire thing)
  6. “Gone With the Wind,” 1939. (Forced to watch in school while making a rug out of yarn. Yarn was more fun.)
  7. “Lawrence of Arabia,” 1962.
  8. “Schindler’s List,” 1993.
  9. “Vertigo,” 1958.
  10. “The Wizard of Oz,” 1939. (Have not seen. Will never see.)
  11. “City Lights,” 1931.
  12. “The Searchers,” 1956.
  13. “Star Wars,” 1977.
  14. “Psycho,” 1960.
  15. “2001: A Space Odyssey,” 1968.
  16. “Sunset Blvd.”, 1950.
  17. “The Graduate,” 1967. (an older female ex-coworker’s favorite movie… She told me Mrs. Robinson was her role model. Hrrm.)
  18. “The General,” 1927.
  19. “On the Waterfront,” 1954. (downloaded, have yet to watch.)
  20. It’s a Wonderful Life,” 1946.
  21. “Chinatown,” 1974.
  22. “Some Like It Hot,” 1959.
  23. “The Grapes of Wrath,” 1940.
  24. “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” 1982. (meh^2)
  25. “To Kill a Mockingbird,” 1962.
  26. “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington,” 1939.
  27. “High Noon,” 1952.
  28. “All About Eve,” 1950. (I assume this isn’t a vintage porno… the name sure seems like it though)
  29. “Double Indemnity,” 1944.
  30. “Apocalypse Now,” 1979. (Deb and I have watched this 50+ times. Our favorite movie.)
  31. “The Maltese Falcon,” 1941.
  32. “The Godfather Part II,” 1974. (should be higher than the first)
  33. “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” 1975.
  34. “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” 1937.
  35. “Annie Hall,” 1977.
  36. “The Bridge on the River Kwai,” 1957.
  37. “The Best Years of Our Lives,” 1946.
  38. “The Treasure of the Sierra Madre,” 1948.
  39. “Dr. Strangelove,” 1964. (Slim Pickens second best movie role)
  40. “The Sound of Music,” 1965. (Stupid Catholic school… forced to watch like A Clockwork Orange.)
  41. “King Kong,” 1933.
  42. “Bonnie and Clyde,” 1967.
  43. “Midnight Cowboy,” 1969.
  44. “The Philadelphia Story,” 1940.
  45. “Shane,” 1953.
  46. “It Happened One Night,” 1934.
  47. “A Streetcar Named Desire,” 1951.
  48. “Rear Window,” 1954.
  49. “Intolerance,” 1916.
  50. “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring,” 2001.
  51. “West Side Story,” 1961. (another Catholic school forced watching… on Video Disc)
  52. “Taxi Driver,” 1976.
  53. “The Deer Hunter,” 1978. (Filmed in Pittsburgh, except deer hunting scene filmed in Washington state. Why?)
  54. “M-A-S-H,” 1970.
  55. “North by Northwest,” 1959.
  56. “Jaws,” 1975.
  57. “Rocky,” 1976.
  58. “The Gold Rush,” 1925.
  59. “Nashville,” 1975.
  60. “Duck Soup,” 1933.
  61. “Sullivan’s Travels,” 1941.
  62. “American Graffiti,” 1973.
  63. “Cabaret,” 1972.
  64. “Network,” 1976.
  65. “The African Queen,” 1951.
  66. “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” 1981.
  67. “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”, 1966.
  68. “Unforgiven,” 1992.
  69. “Tootsie,” 1982.
  70. “A Clockwork Orange,” 1971. (a weird movie to watch with your mom… especially after proclaiming “I love this movie”)
  71. “Saving Private Ryan,” 1998. (also: Shaving Ryan’s Privates)
  72. “The Shawshank Redemption,” 1994.
  73. “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” 1969.
  74. “The Silence of the Lambs,” 1991.
  75. “In the Heat of the Night,” 1967.
  76. “Forrest Gump,” 1994.
  77. “All the President’s Men,” 1976.
  78. “Modern Times,” 1936.
  79. “The Wild Bunch,” 1969.
  80. “The Apartment, 1960.
  81. “Spartacus,” 1960. (“do you like movies about gladiators?”)
  82. “Sunrise,” 1927.
  83. “Titanic,” 1997. (how is this here? x 2)
  84. “Easy Rider,” 1969.
  85. “A Night at the Opera,” 1935.
  86. “Platoon,” 1986.
  87. “12 Angry Men,” 1957.
  88. “Bringing Up Baby,” 1938.
  89. “The Sixth Sense,” 1999.
  90. “Swing Time,” 1936.
  91. “Sophie’s Choice,” 1982.
  92. “Goodfellas,” 1990.
  93. “The French Connection,” 1971.
  94. “Pulp Fiction,” 1994.
  95. “The Last Picture Show,” 1971. (Dad’s favorite. Possibly unrelated… Cybill Shepherd naked.)
  96. “Do the Right Thing,” 1989.
  97. “Blade Runner,” 1982.
  98. “Yankee Doodle Dandy,” 1942.
  99. “Toy Story,” 1995.
  100. “Ben-Hur,” 1959.

Score: 61 (one better than you, Chris)