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Old 10-20-2001, 11:49 AM   #16
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Great movies:
Le grand bleu ( I think that's the correct title)
Festen (danish movie)
Welcome to Sarajevo
The Thin Red Line
American History X
...just to name a few.

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Old 10-20-2001, 03:52 PM   #17
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Among the better ones I've seen:
American Beauty
Godfather I&II
Alien, Aliens
The Deer Hunter
American Graffiti
Apocolypse Now!
Raiders of the Lost Ark
West Side Story
North by Northwest
Rear Window
The Verdict
Star Wars
The Empire Strikes Back
Sunset Boulevard
L.A. Confidential
Raging Bull
Midnight Cowboy
Swimming With Sharks (Kevin Spacey)

Among the worst I've seen:
Black Sheep
Almost Heroes

Perhaps the worst movie ever made:
The Virgin Suicides

Guilty Pleasures:
Forrest Gump
Die Hard
Someone to Watch Over Me
Waynes World

Sometimes funny but lame over all:
Dumb and Dumber
The Brady Bunch Movie

Huge Disappointment:
Planet of the Apes (the new one, of course)

Films that didn't translate well to the small screen:

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Old 10-21-2001, 04:07 AM   #18
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best(not in any order):
regarding henry..stealing beauty..shakespeare in love..when harry met sally..a room with a view..elizabeth(yes she was definitely robbed)..the untouchables..witness..field of dreams..philadelphia story(katherine hepburn one)..almost famous..stand by me..roman holiday..michael collins..dead poets society..high fidelity

Personal alltime faves: Indiana Jones trilogy

worst..there was this film about a killer lawn mower once. it went nuts on a golf course chomping up people in its teeth.
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Old 10-21-2001, 11:12 AM   #19
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Oh my god I forgot Witness. That's definitely among the best I've seen.

Oh, and add Lake Placid to the worst.
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Old 10-23-2001, 10:29 PM   #20
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Dude Where's My Car...I can't believe this movie.. I am one of those guys who likes 'every movie', just cuz i love art, film, but this one i just could not take/understand...

Memento.. Awesome movie... Sure to be one of those cult hits...
Down Periscope.. hah.. Just kidding
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Old 10-24-2001, 10:00 AM   #21
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Best: The Godfather, Goodfellas, Wag The Dog, Elizabeth, Bonnie And Clyde, The Thin Red Line, Zeffereli's Romeo and Juliet, The Duelists, Zulu, Chariots Of Fire, Philadelphia...honourable mentions to The Dish, Apollo 13, Gallipoli, The Shawshank Redemption, Gods Must Be Crazy, Mrs Doubtfire, The Castle .

Guilty Pleasures: Cool Runnings, Forrest Gump, Home Alone, Sister Act i guess...

Worst: The Postman, Police Academy Movies,

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Old 10-26-2001, 01:47 PM   #22
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Best includes:

Somewhere In Time
Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (I WANT THE VIDEO! Can't find it. )
Edward Scissorhands
Sixth Sense
In Dreams
Homeward Bound movies
Back to the Future movies
Star Trek movies
and several dozen others!

Worst includes:

Dead Poets Society
Police Acadamy
Any and all dinosaur movies from the 1950s
Horror blood-and-guts movies with bad plots, any and all.

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