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Old 10-22-2007, 12:32 PM   #1
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All-Time Favorite Scene From A Movie

Matthew Broderick lip-synching "Twist and Shout" on top of the float in 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off', leading to most of Chicago dancing in the streets.

I could watch that every day.

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"You want the truth ? You can't handle the truth!" from A few good men.

"Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!" from the last Godfather.

I know this one is more recent but I do think that last scene from Casino Royale is a classic too.
"The name's Bond...James Bond."

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A few of my personal favorites:

Tuco and Blondie leave Pablo's ministary - The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly

"Tell Her I'm Old Fashioned." - The Age of Innocence

Medievil Times - The Cable Guy

"Why Ringo, you look like somebody just walked over your grave" - Tombstone

The final shot from Magnolia

"Yesterday" - Once Upon A Time In America

"It's a shame she won't live, but then again who does?" - Blade Runner

"Why didn't you stay?" - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

The final duel - The Wrath of Khan

Bill Cutting's late night chat - Gangs of New York

And more recently in theaters:

Bath House - Eastern Promises

"If you got somethin to confess, you best spit it out now." - The Assassination of Jesse James

The final two shots - Lust, Caution.
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This one.
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Johnny Depp doing his routine in the park in Benny & Joon (and when he swings outside of Mary Stuart Masterson's hospital room).

Heath Ledger singing to Julia Stiles in 10 Things I Hate About You.
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way too hard a question...but ONE of my favorites

in Last of the Mohicans

Daniel Day Lewis
"Stay matter what occurs...I WILL find you"

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One of the Best Scenes Ever!!!
Pan's Labrynth--The Pale Man

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Originally posted by Bonochick
Johnny Depp doing his routine in the park in Benny & Joon (and when he swings outside of Mary Stuart Masterson's hospital room).

I love that too.
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Richie's attempted suicide in The Royal Tenenbaums, my favorite film of all time, perfectly accentuated by Elliot Smith's Needle in the Hay:

Max's famous dinner scene in Rushmore, but there are so many from this movie:

(Also, I love David Cross)

The last scene of Lost in Translation:

This youtube video is in terrible quality, but this famous scene from Boogie Nights is an example of what an amazing director PT Anderson is:

V For Vendetta is such an excellent film, and V's soliloquy here is really something special:

I'd try to post a video from Children of Men, but its moments are too numerous to mention. The long shots (the scene in the car and the firefight in the refugee camp) are two of the great scenes in recent cinema, but the scene with Theo and Kee carrying the baby down the stairs as the building is close to crumbling and the refugees and soldiers all stop and stare is amazingly powerful. It's a crime that Children of Men was not nominated for more awards as it was plainly my favorite film of 2006.

I love you, Christopher Guest. If you haven't seen Waiting for Guffman, you're missing one of my favorite comedies ever:
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Pan's Labrynth--The Pale Man
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The end of Dead Poet's Society. Oh Captain My Captain... And how the music builds... and and and.... I cry every time (like now :sniffle: )

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I don't know if it's my favorite ever, but it's up there...the scene at the end of American History X where Derek gets out of the shower and it looking at himself in the mirror and running his hand over his swastika tattoo....the symbolism is brilliant.

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