To see list

This is not exactly a list of films I want to see next, but rather a list of essential, classic films that shamefully enough I haven’t seen yet. So, in chronological order:

  1. The Birth of a Nation (1915)
  2. Battleship Potemkin (1925)
  3. Metropolis (1927)
  4. Frankenstein (1931)
  5. King Kong (1933)
  6. Modern Times (1936)
  7. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
  8. Gone With the Wind (1939)
  9. La règle du jeu (1939)
  10. Casablanca (1942)
  11. Notorious (1946)
  12. Bicycle Thieves (1948)
  13. The Third Man (1949)
  14. Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
  15. Tokyo Story (1953)
  16. On the Waterfront (1954)
  17. Seven Samurai (1954)
  18. The Ten Commandments (1956)
  19. Paths of Glory (1957)
  20. The 400 Blows (1959)
  21. Ben-Hur (1959)
  22. Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
  23. Breathless (1960)
  24. La Dolce Vita (1960)
  25. L’avventura (1960)
  26. West Side Story (1961)
  27. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
  28. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
  29. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
  30. Planet of the Apes (1968)
  31. Solaris (1972)
  32. The Exorcist (1973)
  33. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
  34. Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
  35. Jaws (1975)
  36. Annie Hall (1977)
  37. Apocalypse Now (1979)
  38. Raging Bull (1980)
  39. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  40. Forrest Gump (1994)

There it is, I’ve said it I haven’t watched any of these films. I plan to see all of them though, recording my progress here, hoping that some day my list of shame will be gone.

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