There are tons of films made from the late 19th century to now but there are many reasons why certain films are considered Timeless Classics.
- It has received widespread acclaim.
- It aged very well.
- It has pros that make the cons very hard to see.
- The film has been studied in many books.
- (Optional) Has been part of the National Film Registry.
Key Timeless Classics of the 1970s: Alien, Saturday Night Fever, Rocky, Halloween, Star Wars: A New Hope
Key Timeless Classics of the 1980s: The Terminator, Aliens, Predator, Conan the Barbarian, The Empire Strikes Back
Key Timeless Classics of the 1990s: Pulp Fiction, The Matrix, The Lion King, Terminator 2, The Big Lebowski
Key Timeless Classics of the 2000s: The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Dark Knight, Spider-Man 2, Lilo & Stitch, Revenge of the Sith