Free public domain movies to riff

Rights to movies are hard to get. Does anyone know of free public domain movies that the gang can riff or for anyone to riff?

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I’m fond of Slipstream, which is PD.

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A lot of movies that people think of as public domain, aren’t actually public domain anymore…
Below is one of the most comprehensive lists I’ve seen of films that have been researched by archive.org and confirmed to be in the public domain… as of 12 years old.

https://archive.org/post/285670/are-these-public-domain

Unfortunately, copyright law is a complex beast, and it’s often not cut and dry whether a film is really public domain or not.

This isn’t helped by “copyright squatters” like Wade Williams, who make extremely dubious “partial holding” copyright claims on a lot of classic sci-fi films from the 50’s and 60’s, (including all the Ed Wood and Coleman Francis films, The Giant Gila Monster, Attack of the Giant Leeches, Rocketship-XM, and a ton of other MST3K classics) and are extremely litigious about them, in the hopes that people will pay up rather than go to court to prove they’re protected under fair use.
If you’re thinking of recommending a film, I’d avoid anything on this list:
http://www.wadewilliamscollection.com/Film_Titles.html unless you’re very sure that your version is sourced from a print that WW isn’t laying copyright claim to.

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