Top 10 Iconic American Film Classics

Casablanca (1942)

Set against the backdrop of World War II, this romantic drama captures the story of a cynical American expatriate's struggle between love and virtue​

Star Wars Trilogy (1977/1980/1983)

A monumental space opera that redefined cinema, introducing iconic characters and a rich, expansive universe that became a cultural phenomenon

The Wizard of Oz (1939)

A beloved musical fantasy film that follows Dorothy's magical journey to the Emerald City, known for its colorful visuals, memorable songs, and the line, "Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore"​

12 Angry Men (1957)

A powerful courtroom drama about a jury deliberating a verdict, highlighting themes of justice, prejudice, and moral responsibility

Psycho (1960)

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock, this psychological thriller set new standards in storytelling and suspense, featuring the infamous shower scene

Citizen Kane (1941)

Orson Welles' masterpiece, a groundbreaking film in its narrative structure and cinematography, famously exploring the life of the enigmatic Charles Foster Kane​

Sunset Blvd. (1950)

A critical look at Hollywood and the film industry, telling the story of a screenwriter and a faded silent film star

Gone with the Wind (1939)

An epic historical romance set during the American Civil War and Reconstruction era, known for its cinematic scope and complex characters​

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Stanley Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece, known for its innovative visuals and profound narrative, exploring themes of human evolution and technology​

Apocalypse Now (1979)

A powerful, visually stunning war film by Francis Ford Coppola, portraying the horror and madness of the Vietnam War