'Dark Knight,' 'Grease' added to National Film Registry
December 13, 2020
LOS ANGELES (AP) — This year's inductees into the National Film Registry include a record number of female directors and filmmakers of color as well as a new crop of movies ranging from a silent short film thriller, classic musicals and an acclaimed Batman film.
The Library of Congress announced Monday that films including "The Dark Knight," "Suspense," musicals "Grease" and "The Blues Brothers" along with Sidney Poitier's Oscar-winning performance in "Lilies of the Field" are among the 25 movies tapped for preservation this year.
The national library said this year's selections include...