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    27 Movie Scenes From Old Hollywood That Are So Good, They May Be The Best Ever

    Katharine Hepburn telling off a racist coworker in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner...that's a yes from me.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which scenes from Old Hollywood movies are absolutely perfect. Here are the award-worthy results.

    🚨 Spoilers ahead for movies that came out at least 50 years ago. 🚨

    1. Psycho (1960) β€” "The Truth About Mother"

    Norman running through the basement in his mother's clothes at the end of "Psycho"

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    2. West Side Story (1961) – "America"

    Rita Moreno and the cast singing and dancing to "America"

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    3. It's a Wonderful Life (1946) – "Auld Lang Syne"

    The entire town handing money to George Bailey at his home, then everyone singing together

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    4. Casablanca (1942) β€” "La Marseillaise"

    Everyone singing "La Marseillaise" in the bar

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    5. Some Like It Hot (1959) – "Nobody's Perfect"

    Gerald riding off in the boat with Osgood at the end of "Some Like It Hot"

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    6. Rear Window (1954) – "Lisa Sneaks into the Apartment"

    Jeff and Stella watching as Lisa looks for the jewels in Thorwald's apartment

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    7. The Sound of Music (1965) – "The Sound of Music"

    Maria singing on the top of the hill

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    8. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) – "Get Permanently Lost"

    Christina telling Hilary to choke and get the hell out of her life

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    9. Ben-Hur (1959) β€” "The Chariot Race"

    The iconic chariot race from "Ben-Hur"

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    10. Freaks (1932) – "One of Us!"

    The "freaks" sitting at the table and chanting

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    11. Singin' in the Rain (1952) β€” "Singing in the Rain"

    Gene Kelly singing in the rain

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    12. In the Heat of the Night (1967) – "They Call Me Mr. Tibbs"

    Virgil Tibbs standing up to the racist cop

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    13. The Apartment (1960) β€” "Office Christmas Party"

    Fran talking to Baxter in his office during the Christmas party

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    14. To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) – "Atticus's Closing Argument"

    Atticus Finch delivering his final remarks in the packed courtroom

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    15. Sunset Boulevard (1950) – "Have They Forgotten What a Star Looks Like?"

    Joe and Norma watching a movie together in her living room

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    16. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) – "How Do They Start a War?"

    The soldiers sitting by a tree and waiting

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    17. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) – "Homer's Homecoming"

    Homer returning from war and hugging his family

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    18. Carmen Jones (1954) – "Dat's Love"

    Carmen singing in the cafeteria

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    19. It Happened One Night (1934) – "Lessons in Hitchhiking"

    Peter and Ellen trying to get cars to stop while hitchhiking

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    20. The Searchers (1956) – "The Doorway Scene"

    John Wayne walking away from the house, alone, at the end of "The Searchers"

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    21. The Lady Eve (1941) – "An Ideal Mate"

    Barbara Stanwyck caressing Henry Fonda's head and hair on a chair

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    22. Rebel Without a Cause (1955) – "Opening Scene"

    Jim Stark sitting in the police station, then standing on the chair

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    23. Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) – "Opening Fight"

    The gang preparing for a duel at the train station in the opening shot

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    24. The King and I (1956) – "The March of the Siamese Children"

    The princes and princesses bowing to Anna

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    25. 12 Angry Men (1957) – "It's the Same Knife"

    The jury looking at the two identical knives

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    26. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) – "Moon River"

    Audrey Hepburn singing on the fire escape in "Breakfast at Tiffany's"

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    27. And The Wizard of Oz (1939) – "Dorothy Enters Oz"

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