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From the Film Registry: “All the President’s Men” (1976)

Forty-seven years ago today, President Richard Nixon resigned the Presidency in the wake of the Watergate scandal.  A story worth retelling and exploring, Hollywood of course took it on in 1976’s seminal journalism film, “All the President’s Men.”  “Men” was added to the Library’s National Film Registry in 2010.  Below, film reviewer Mike Canning looks […]

On the Film Registry: “National Lampoon’s Animal House” (1978): An Interview with Tim Matheson

It was 20 years ago that the Library of Congress added “National Lampoon’s Animal House” to the National Film Registry. Originally released in 1978 and inducted in 2001, “Animal House” remains one of the most quoted and iconic comedy films in history. In his book, “America’s Film Legacy:  The Authoritative Guide To The Landmark Movies […]

Film Loans from the Library of Congress — August 2021

Here are some of the titles from the Library’s motion picture collections–many preserved by the NAVCC film laboratory–that we’re loaning for exhibition this month. As always, we can’t guarantee that schedules won’t change or links get broken, but this is our best information at the time of publication. BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE: London, England https://www.bfi.org.uk/ PRIVATE […]