AFI’s 100 Years… 100 Movies (1998)

USA, 16 June
black and white, colour, 4:3

An American television documentary directed by Gary Smith.


A celebration of 100 years of American cinema.


Director: Gary Smith
American Film Institute, Smith-Hemion Productions
Executive Producer: Gary Smith
Producer: Fred A. Rappoport
Co-Producer: Dann Netter
Script: Marty Farrell, Fred A. Rappoport, Gary Smith
Editors: Tim Preston, Spyke
Sound Director: Doug Nelson

Cher, Sally Field, Jodie Foster, Richard Gere (hosts)
Woody Allen
Anne Bancroft
Candice Bergen
Halle Berry
Mel Brooks
Chevy Chase
Bill Clinton
David Copperfield
Walter Cronkite
Clint Eastwood
Larry Gelbart
Whoopi Goldberg
William Goldman
Charlton Heston
Dustin Hoffman
Samuel L. Jackson
James Earl Jones
Larry King
Tommy Lasorda
Ernest Lehman
Susan Lucci
Sidney Lumet
Dan Rather
Burt Reynolds
Julia Roberts
Martin Scorsese
Brooke Shields
Carly Simon
Gene Siskel
Steven Spielberg
Sylvester Stallone
Ben Stiller
Oliver Stone
Donald Trump
Ted Turner
Jack Valenti

Includes extracts from
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Ben-Hur (1959)
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1963)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Fantasia (1940)
Frankenstein (1931)
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Jaws (1975)
King Kong (1933)
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Modern Times (1936)
Psycho (1960)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Singin' in the Rain (1951)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Star Wars (1977)
Vertigo (1958)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Wuthering Heights (1939)

See also
AFI's 100 Years, 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies (2000)
AFI's 100 Years, 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001)
AFI's 100 Years… 100 Heroes & Villains (2003)
AFI's 100 Years… 100 Movie Quotes (2005)
AFI's 100 Years… 100 Passions (2002)
AFI's 100 Years… 100 Songs (2004)
AFI's 100 Years… 100 Stars (1999)