Favourite Films

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Favourite Films
« on: March 09, 2020, 04:45:53 PM »
Probably been done before.

What are your favourite films?


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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2020, 05:15:57 PM »
The Deer Hunter
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« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2020, 05:56:48 PM »
I need to put more thought into this but off the top of my head, my top few dozen or so are (this is personal favorites not what i think are the greatest films):
Swinger
Goonies
Stand By Me
Trainspotting
The Royal Tenenbaums
Breathless (1960)
Sideways
Let's Get Lost
Highball
The 400 Blows
Cuckoos Nest
Repo Man
A River Runs Through It
True Romance
Come and See
The General (1926)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
Our Hospitality (1923)
Drama Queens (2009)
SLC Punk
The Searchers
Summer of 42
Leaving Las Vegas
La Strata
Paris, Texas
24 Hour Party People
Fast Time at Ridgemont High
Dazed and Confused
Dream A Little Dream
Amy
Fitzercaldo

That's all that's coming to mind right now.  Will add more i'm sure.  I watch too many different genres that it's easy to forget.

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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2020, 07:53:14 AM »
Gee, I thought to just list one, but...
The Deer Hunter (all time favorite)
LOTR series
Benny and Joon
Pirates of the Caribbean series
Armaggedon
Apocalypse Now
Platoon
What Ever Happened To Gilbert Grape
Legends of the Fall

probably others...too early to think today!
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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2020, 08:25:29 AM »
My joint fave movies ever are

Pulp Fiction and The Big Lebowski

other movies i love are

Goodfellas
Alien
Any Movie By Tarantino
Fargo
Jaws
Its A Wonderful Life
Star Wars (Original Trilogy)
Serpico
Taxi Driver
Some Kind Of Wonderful
Grease
Toy Story I & II
Once upon a Time In America
Leon
The Dark Knight
Fight Club
Memento
12 Angry Men
American History X
One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest
Heat
The Godfather I & II

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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2020, 10:03:28 AM »
The French Connection
Fargo
Get Carter
Jaws
The Godfather Parts I&II
The Day of the Jackal
Casino
Heat
Mississippi Burning
L.A. Confidential
Wall Street
The Ladykillers [1955]
Skyfall
The Lives of Others
Sexy Beast
Glengarry Glen Ross
Scarecrow
Road to Perdition
All the President's Men
The Graduate
Dial M for Murder
Robbery
Donnie Brasco
Born on the Fourth of July
The Thing

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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2020, 12:01:27 PM »
Another few great movies i love.

Casino
Copland
First Blood
Shaun Of The Dead
The Goonies
Zootopia (its a super cute movie)
Up In THe Air
Jaws II
Aliens
Alien III
Hot Fuzz
Paul
The Worlds End
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
True Romance
Monsters Inc
Unforgiven
The Good The Bad And THe Ugly
For A Few Dollars More
The Wages Of Fear
King Kong (The Original)
The Martian

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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #7 on: March 10, 2020, 02:20:16 PM »

Up In The Air


It's a good little film.  I like this scene.


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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #8 on: March 10, 2020, 06:08:12 PM »
One flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
Forrest Gump
Shawshank Redemption
Saving Private Ryan
I am Legend
Seven Pounds
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The Green Mile
Philadelphia
The Pursuit of Happyness

to name a few
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« Reply #9 on: March 10, 2020, 06:09:13 PM »
One flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
Forrest Gump
Shawshank Redemption
Saving Private Ryan
I am Legend
Seven Pounds
ET
The Green Mile
Philadelphia
The Pursuit of Happyness

to name a few
Ah, The Green Mile...great flick! I love Stephen King...
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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #10 on: March 10, 2020, 09:33:39 PM »
One flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
Forrest Gump
Shawshank Redemption
Saving Private Ryan
I am Legend
Seven Pounds
ET
The Green Mile
Philadelphia
The Pursuit of Happyness

to name a few
Ah, The Green Mile...great flick! I love Stephen King...
I like his later work. Early stuff like Carrie and Children of the corn don't do it for me.
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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #11 on: March 10, 2020, 10:02:18 PM »
One of my all-time favorites is Field of Dreams. It has a cult status with me.

Thereís an unexplainable magic in that movie, plus its beautifully shot.

Some will say itís sappy, that thereís much better sports movies out there, but I donít care.

If you build it, he will come.
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First Chair. Last Call.

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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #12 on: March 10, 2020, 11:40:59 PM »
One of my all-time favorites is Field of Dreams. It has a cult status with me.

Thereís an unexplainable magic in that movie, plus its beautifully shot.

Some will say itís sappy, that thereís much better sports movies out there, but I donít care.

He you build it, he will come.
Itís in my top ten


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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #13 on: March 11, 2020, 01:47:33 PM »
I forgot two of my favorites;
It's A Wonderful Life
and a top 10 pick- Dr. Strangelove

not sure how i could forget Dr. Strangelove

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Re: Favourite Films
« Reply #14 on: March 11, 2020, 01:51:59 PM »
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