Aloha, Library of Congress...

Each year the Library of Congress preserves films and footage for, I guess 'posterity's sake'. They've been doing it since 1989 and to date have 'saved' 425 films. This years list includes 'Toy Story' and 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High among others. It's an interesting mix:

"Baby Face" (1933)
"The Buffalo Creek Flood: An Act of Man" (1975)
"The Cameraman" (1928)
Commandment Keeper Church, Beaufort, S.C., May 1940 (1940)
"Cool Hand Luke" (1967)
"Fast Times at Ridgemont High" (1982)
"The French Connection" (1971)
"Giant" (1956)
"H2O" (1929)
"Hands Up!" (1926)
"Hoop Dreams" (1994)
"House of Usher" (1960)
"Imitation of Life" (1934)
Jeffries-Johnson world championship fight (1910)
"The Making of an American" (1920)
"Miracle on 34th Street" (1947)
"Mom and Dad" (1945)
"The Music Man" (1962)
"The Power of the Press" (1928)
"A Raisin in the Sun" (1961)
"The Rocky Horror Picture Show" (1975)
San Francisco earthquake and fire, April 18, 1906 (1906)
"The Sting" (1973)
"A Time for Burning" (1967)
"Toy Story" (1995)


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