Friday, December 9, 2016

National Film Registry

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

It’s a bro-centric year for movies added to the prestigious National Film Registry.

Two of the most popular male-bonding movies of all time - “Top Gun” and “The Shawshank Redemption” - are being added to the collection of films preserved by the...

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

“Saving Private Ryan” and “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” are among 25 movies being inducted this year into the National Film Registry for long-term preservation, the Library of Congress announced Wednesday.

 

 

The library selected films...

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

The 2010 Supreme Court ruling in the Citizens United case cleared the way for companies, unions and other special interest groups to spend unlimited funds to try to influence elections. The high court decision was based in large part on freedom of speech protection for corporations and...

Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013

Heroes of the space race, a pop cult classic; the age-old battle between the sexes; and a record of Native-American traditions are among a cadre of films being recognized as works of great cultural, historic or aesthetic significance to the nation’s cinematic...