What Your Favorite Classic Movie Says About You

When it comes to classic movies, are you more into friends-turned-lovers, or do you prefer ones about forbidden love?

Perhaps you're someone who doesn't mind risking everything for a stranger, or maybe someone who doesn't take no for an answer? These attributes may show up in the characters of your favorite movie, which explains why it's your fave!

So which classic movie is your favorite—and what does it say about you? Let's find out.

The Wizard of Oz

If The Wizard of Oz is your favorite classic movie, you must be an empathetic person. You are willing to help strangers and friends alike and waste no time doing so. You would do anything for your best friend and always put others before yourself. You don't expect rewards for your good doings, but good karma always finds its way to you.

The Wizard of Oz

(The Wizard of Oz via Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)

 

Casablanca

Casablanca is full of so-called forbidden love. If this oldie but goodie movie is your favorite, you are definitely a romantic. You care about your first love and will always respect them. If you see them, your friends already know you'll be talking to them for a while. Just make sure you don't cross any lines.

Casablanca

(Casablanca via Warner Bros. Pictures)

 

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Jaws

Jaws is full of chaos and action. If you like films about the dangers of the ocean, Jaws is a suspenseful story about a killer shark. Chances are that you live on the wild side and never turn down an outdoor adventure. You love the ocean and its mysteries, and Shark Week might just be your favorite week of the year.

Jaws

(Jaws via Universal Pictures)

 

Pulp Fiction

If you like movies that don't really stick to a linear fashion, it makes sense that you like Pulp Fiction. This movie follows a gangster and prizefighter who are expected to return a valuable possession to their boss. However, things don't go as planned. Pulp Fiction has several different plots happening all at once, so, if twists and turns are your thing, you are hardly ever surprised by the wild decisions of your friends. You never get too comfortable and are adaptable to change.

Pulp Fiction

(Pulp Fiction via Miramax)

 

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Gone with the Wind

Contemporary audiences may not enjoy this older movie. However, if you love history and can't help but be enthralled by romance, Gone with the Wind will be your cup of tea. If you consider it your favorite classic film, you love old Hollywood, an ageless love story and constant action.

Gone with the Wind

(Gone with the Wind via Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)

 

The Graduate

You just might have a guilty conscious that you can't shake if  you can't help but root for Ben and Elaine's relationship in The Graduate. Your favorite song used to be "Stacy's Mom," but now you've outgrown the childish crush. Let's not forget that you beat to your own drum and don't take no for an answer.

The Graduate

(The Graduate via Embassy Pictures)

 

Forrest Gump

Like Forrest Gump, you would do anything for your childhood love. You don't care how challenging the task is at hand, you just want to show how much you care for them. You are cunning and have a playful sense of humor, and you don't care to be a little cheeky from time to time.

Forrest Gump

(Forrest Gump Paramount Pictures)

 

Titanic

If you like historical movies, Titanic is an action-packed film that follows the story of two ill-fated lovers. They board the cruise ship without knowing how their destiny will be extinguished by one big mistake. You love the thought of growing old with someone, but even if you can't, you'll keep their memory alive and make them proud. If you like Titanic, you are most definitely a sucker for the Disney movie Up!

Titanic

(Titanic via Paramount Pictures Studio Store)

 

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E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

If E.T. is your favorite classic film, you love a good unexpected friendship. You are not easily perplexed by the complications of life and are willing to help others no matter the cost. You are a very down-to-earth person and have no problem making friends. You are considerate and love playing nice.

E.T. The Extra Terrestrial

(E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial via Universal Pictures)

 

East of Eden

East of Eden is a complex movie about the struggle of two brothers' different relationships with their father. If East of Eden is one of your favorite films, you might be the misunderstood younger sibling. You aren't quite sure where you stand and why your kind gestures are failing miserably. You are unsure about the romantic relationships in your life. Still, you know that ignoring your heart will only hurt you more.

East of Eden

(East of Eden via Warner Bros. Pictures)

 

Back to the Future

Back to the Future is a film that combines the fantasies of science and action. If you like this film, you are probably somebody who always says that they were born in the wrong decade and wish that time travel could be a daily affair. You can't help but love old-time fashion and someone interested in a slew of thrilling ventures.

Back to the Future

(Back to the Future via Universal Pictures)

 

King Kong

For someone who likes action and unrealistic yet exciting twists, 1933's King Kong is an exhilarating movie that shows an appreciation for the evolution of film. Someone who's a fan might relate to the enormous ape and want to take action when crossed. You have a lot of energy and are obviously very strong, both physically and emotionally. You don't care to speak your mind and can't help but be honest with others.

King Kong

(King Kong via Warner Bros. Pictures)

 

Star Wars: A New Hope

The Star Wars series has allowed viewers to escape from reality, even if it's just for a few hours, for decades now. If Episode IV is your favorite, you love a happy ending and hope for more dangerous missions and heart-pounding action. You'll never admit it, but you're a sucker for romance, especially a love triangle.

Star Wars: A New Hope

(Star Wars: A New Hope via 20th Century Studios)

 

If classic movies aren't your thing, click HERE to see what your favorite romantic movie says about you.