Let’s Talk About… AFI’s 100 Movies Overview

Every week FilmExodus does a review/analysis of a different cinematic masterpiece from AFI’s 100 Greatest Movies 2007 updated list.

AFI 100 Archives

1. Casablanca (1942) | M. Karlston
2. The Graduate (1967) | M. Karlston
3. Singin’ in the Rain (1952) | Sean Luke McCard
4. Modern Times (1936) | M. Karlston
5. Pulp Fiction (1994) | Schizo Frog
6. Star Wars (1977) | M. Karlston
7. The Apartment (1960) | Sean Luke McCard
8. A Clockwork Orange (1971) | Joe Newman
9. Raging Bull (1980) | 1 2 3 4
10. Rear Window (1954) | DryButSoupy
11. Dr. Strangelove (1964) | Green Malice
12. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) | DryButSoupy
13. The Shawshank Redemption (1994) | Cool Hand Luque
14. The Sixth Sense (1999) | Mister Splendiferous
15. Apocalypse Now (1979) | William Dhalgren
16. Lawrence of Arabia (1962) | Elizabeth
17. The General (1926) | Sailor Monsoon
18. Some Like It Hot (1959) | Poppity
19. The Deer Hunter (1978) | Tanis 11
20. Swing Time (1936) | Poppity
21. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) | M. Karlston
22./23. Duck Soup/A Night at the Opera (1933/1935) | Sailor Monsoon
24. All About Eve (1950) | Poppity
25. Psycho (1960) | M. Karlston
26. Saving Private Ryan (1998) | Tanis 11
27. The Philadelphia Story (1940) | Poppity
28. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) | Poppity
29. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) | M. Karlston
30. King Kong (1933) | Sailor Monsoon
31. It’s A Wonderful Life (1946) | DryButSoupy
32. The Wizard of Oz (1939) | Joe Newman
33. The French Connection (1971) | William Dhalgren
34. Rocky (1976) | M. Karlston
35. Ben-Hur (1959) | Mr. Poppity
36. It Happened One Night (1934) | Poppity
37. MASH (1970) | Mr. Splendiferous
38. West Side Story (1961) | Poppity
39. Toy Story (1995) | Sailor Monsoon
40. North by Northwest (1959) | Poppity
41. Blade Runner (1982) | King Alvarez
42. Sullivan’s Travels (1941) | Mark Naff
43. All The President’s Men (1976) | Mr. Splendiferous
44. Bringing Up Baby (1938) | Poppity
45. The Gold Rush (1925) | Sailor Monsoon
46. City Lights (1931) | Mark Naff
47. Platoon (1986) | Mr. Poppity
48. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) | Poppity

How to Participate

If you want to take part in FilmExodus’ AFI 100 Movies series, comment below or email afi100@filmexodus.com which movies you wish to cover based on the remaining selections below. Then do a review in a similar format to the selections already covered and email it back to us. It’s as simple as that.

Remaining Movies

The African Queen, Annie Hall, Bonnie and Clyde, Forrest Gump, The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Gone with the Wind, In the Heat of the Night, Sophie’s Choice, The Sound of Music, & A Streetcar Named Desire.

Release Schedule

Here is the release schedule for upcoming “Let’s Talk About…” focusing on AFI 100 Movies:

  • May 8: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid | 1 2 3 4
  • May 15: Midnight Cowboy | William Dhalgren
  • May 22: Jaws | Mr. Poppity
  • May 29: Easy Rider | DryButSoupy
  • June 5: The Searchers | Poppity
  • June 12: Intolerance | Sailor Monsoon
  • June 19: Chinatown | Galaxion
  • June 26: Unforgiven | Tanis11
  • July 3:  Yankee Doodle Dandy | Poppity
  • July 10: Spartacus | Mr. Poppity
  • July 17: Shane | 1 2 3 4
  • July 24: Network | William Dhalgren
  • July 31: High Noon | Sailor Monsoon