70 ultimate ‘Oldies but Goodies’ film list.

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With all of this extra time on our hands staying at home, it’s nice to spend time trying some new indoor activities, but sometimes it’s even nicer to enjoy some familiar activities to reminisce and be reminded of the simpler times. This time at home is a great opportunity to watch some of the ‘oldies but goodies’ films you used to love – or ones you’ve always been intending to see.

It’s like eating some good ‘ol comfort food – a proper roast dinner, pie with lots of mash and gravy, or a favourite childhood snack. A classic film might be just the trick to give you a little comfort and pass the times indoors.

We’ve put together the ultimate list of ‘oldies but goodies’ films all from before the year 2000, to give you a little movie ‘comfort food’ to relax into…

70 Ultimate Oldies but Goodies Film List:

  1. The Little Princess (1939)
  2. Gone with the Wind (1939)
  3. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
  4. Casablanca (1942)
  5. It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
  6. Godzilla (1951)
  7. Roman Holiday (1953)
  8. Sabrina (1954)
  9. To Catch a Thief (1955)
  10. Jailhouse Rock (1957)
  11. Psycho (1960)
  12. Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
  13. Charade (1963)
  14. Mary Poppins (1964)
  15. The Sound of Music (1965)
  16. The Graduate (1968)
  17. Planet of the Apes (1968)
  18. The Godfather (1972)
  19. Jaws (1975)
  20. Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
  21. The Bad News Bears (1976)
  22. Taxi Driver (1976)
  23. Rocky (1976)
  24. Star Wars (1977)
  25. Superman (1978)
  26. Alien (1979)
  27. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  28. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  29. The Outsiders (1983)
  30. Risky Business (1983)
  31. The Shining (1984)
  32. The Terminator (1984)
  33. Ghostbusters (1984)
  34. The Karate Kid (1984)
  35. Footloose (1984)
  36. Sixteen Candles (1984)
  37. The Goonies (1985)
  38. Back to the Future (1985)
  39. The Breakfast Club (1985)
  40. Ferris Buellers Day Off (1986)
  41. Top Gun (1986)
  42. Gremlins (1986)
  43. Pretty in Pink (1986)
  44. The Princess Bride (1987)
  45. Dirty Dancing (1987)
  46. The Princess Bride (1987)
  47. Overboard (1987)
  48. Beetlejuice (1988)
  49. Mystic Pizza (1988)
  50. Die Hard (1988)
  51. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
  52. When Harry Met Sally (1989)
  53. Say Anything (1989)
  54. Home Alone (1990)
  55. Edward Scissorhands (1990)
  56. My Girl (1991)
  57. Jurassic Park (1993)
  58. Pulp Fiction (1994)
  59. Forrest Gump (1994)
  60. Dumb and Dumber (1994)
  61. The Mask (1994)
  62. Braveheart (1995)
  63. Clueless (1995)
  64. Scream (1996)
  65. Titanic (1997)
  66. There’s Something About Mary (1998)
  67. The Waterboy (1998)
  68. 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
  69. Fight Club (1999)
  70. The Matrix (1999)

What are you waiting for?! Grab that buttery popcorn, your favourite sweets, and get cosy on the couch for some good old classics!

Any that you think we’ve missed? Let us know your favourites in the comments below…