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20 classic movies that turn 20 years old in 2016

Get ready to feel ancient.

Two decades ago, back when we were blowing into cassette tapes to clean them out, and back when a stiff kick in your TV’s side would get it working, our square eyes were lapping up a phenomenal year of cinema that still, to this day, holds up against your multi-million pound modern blockbusters. Yep, 2016 sees some of our all-time favourite films blowing twenty candles out, and it hurts our brains to think that a couple of these are already that old.

Here’s a rundown of the movies that we first fell in love with back in 1996, when they were released in the UK and still have us biting our nails, splitting our sides, wiping away the tears and totally fixed to the screen…

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