Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a 1977 Steven Spielberg sci-fi film starring Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon, and Francois Truffaut. The film grossed over $300 million worldwide and wone many awards including Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Saturn Awards. It was included in the National Film Registry for preservation by the US Library of Congress in 2007.
2000’s Memento is a neo-noir mystery thriller starring Guy Pearce, Carrie-Ann Moss, and Joe Pantoliano that was directed by Christopher Nolan. The film grossed $40 million and was nominated for the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay and Best Film Editing. In 2017, it was included in the National Film Registry.