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Old 08-20-2012, 12:52 PM
 
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Mean Girls (starring Lohan & McAdams)
to me this is the best high school comedy film ever (and the only one I like of that genre)! Tina Fey's writing is impressive. Always cracks me up.
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Old 08-20-2012, 01:06 PM
 
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Jaws
Star Wars
Ben-Hur
Gladiator
The Shawshank Redemption
The Wizard of Oz
Silence of the Lambs
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Old 08-20-2012, 01:26 PM
 
Location: Far from where I'd like to be
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Animal House
Young Frankenstein
Dazed and Confused
The Parent Trap (the original, although the remake wasn't as horrible as I thought it would be)
A Christmas Story
The Return of the Pink Panther
Blazing Saddles
The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra
Any 1950s sci-fi movie
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Toy Story (including 2 and 3)
The Godfather
Play Misty For Me
Beauty Shop
Legally Blonde
That Darn Cat!
Pollyanna
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Old 08-20-2012, 01:36 PM
 
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Heat
Goodfellas
LOTR trilogy
Ironman 2
V for Vendetta
Chronicles of Riddick
Ninja Assassin
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Old 08-20-2012, 03:29 PM
 
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This Is Spinal Tap will never stop being funny for me. When I was in college, that Caddyshack and Scarface, were the three movies we kept waching and quoting constantly--though while the other two are still enjoyable(if not a little cheesy at times)--Spinal Tap is maybe one of the most pitch perfect comedies ever. There's not one moment that I don't find funny in that film. Best in Show(with a lot of the same actors) is almost just as funny but Spinal Tap takes the cake.

I never get tired of Goodfellas or Raging Bull either---Scorcese doesn't have one bad scene in either of those films--they're just shot and choreographed so perfectly.

These are a little more obscure, but John Woo's Hong Kong action film The Killer and Le Samourai(a 60s French crime thriller), I never seem to get tired of either--they're like the perfect crime flicks.

Others... Dr. Strangelove, Airplane, The Third Man, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Godfather Part Two, Pulp Fiction, The Last Emperor.
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Old 08-20-2012, 03:31 PM
 
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Glengary Glen Ross
Oh man, forgot about that one.

Talk about a perfect script and actors... Damn, Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Ed Harris, and Alec Baldwin are all on top of their game in that one...
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Old 08-20-2012, 04:25 PM
 
Location: Glendale, CA
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Children of a Lesser God
The Lion in Winter
Moonstruck
Goodfellas
The Lost Boys
Fright Night (the one with Roddy McDowell and Chris Sarandon)
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Old 08-20-2012, 07:09 PM
 
Location: Giethoorn, Netherlands
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Star Wars Episodes 4 - 6
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Old 08-21-2012, 06:13 AM
 
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Fright Night (the one with Roddy McDowell and Chris Sarandon)
Chris Sarandon made one sexy vampire!
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Old 08-21-2012, 06:22 AM
 
Location: DFW - Coppell / Las Colinas
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Not mentioned yet:

The Last Picture Show
Little Big Man
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