Anyone else a fan of older movies? What are your favorites?

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I'm looking to watch some good older films (pre-1960), anyone have any suggestions for movies to watch?
Some of my favorites are

Maltese Falcon 

Out of the Past

On The Waterfront

Kiss Me Deadly
 
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the treasure of sierra madre
sunset blvd
citizen kane
double indemnity
the third man
12 angry men
 

jpzx

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Originally Posted by Kiddin Like Jason

Citizen Kane
I understand that this movie is #1 on AFI's Top 100 movies list....but it just never clicked with me.

I get that there were some hidden meanings behind things, metaphorical stuff, but I don't know I never really enjoyed this as much as everyone else.
 

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Originally Posted by WhIpwReCkEr

Considering NT is full of teenage hypebeasts, I'll beat them to it and say Shawshank Redemption.
I guess NT is full of people who can't read too.....he said pre-1960s.
 
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I like older films more that new ones which ticks my dad off since it's all I get on Netflix.
-On The Waterfront
-A Streetcar named Desire
Psycho
Zapata
-Vertigo
-It's a wonderful Life
 
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I wouldnt mind watching those films but I cant stand the old school look on everything
 

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Originally Posted by DMan14

12 angry men
THIS! i'm not a huge fan of old movies and put this on not knowing it was in black and white but couldn't stop watching. movie was dope as hell
 
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Originally Posted by Elpablo21

The Bad Seed

A Raisin in the Sun
In the 85 version, I was like "Can they show  this"  followed by a bad ending

  
Citizen Kane  was great. Way ahead of it's  time
 

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 didnt even know they remade The Bad Seed
, The Good son was what made me check out the original
 
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