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Old 07-28-2017, 04:19 PM
 
Location: Henderson, NV, U.S.A.
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Walkabout (1971)
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Old 07-28-2017, 04:21 PM
 
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Greatest movie of all time


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dm380-dlycM
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Old 07-28-2017, 05:58 PM
 
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This has to do with the age I was at the time.I was just out of college and it reminded me of it so much.I paid to see this movie in a theater eight times,it was great!

Animal House.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWjtI6n5xWM
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Old 07-29-2017, 12:08 AM
 
Location: Baker City, Oregon
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Lawrence of Arabia 70mm at the Cinestage in Chicago:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ccB1KTzr9o
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Old 07-29-2017, 04:39 AM
 
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I'd have to give it to 'Heat'. First time I've seen an audience give a scene a standing ovation (the shootout with the LAPD).

Honorable mention goes to 'The Matrix'--we saw it on opening night, no one knew what the actual Matrix was. When it was revealed in the film, EVERYONE'S mind was blown.

As a kid I was dropped off at the theatre to see 'Herbie Goes Bananas' (about the car), and was blown away to see a theatre full of crying adults for 'Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan' (the death of Spock).
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Old 07-29-2017, 05:02 AM
 
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Titanic
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Old 07-29-2017, 07:00 AM
 
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Too MANY!
The first StarTrek..Raiders of the Lost Arc.
As a child, 'The Greatest Story Ever Told' and Blubber.

But sitting in a crowd for ''Somewhere In Time'', the 80s...you could hear in the silence
the hearts breaking and rolling to the front of the theater.
Same with 'Robin and Marion', '76...not a dry eye in the place, Audrey Hepburn's last movie.
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Old 07-29-2017, 11:14 AM
 
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My favorite movie experience was a 2 am showing of Austin Powers on the strip in Vegas. Full of drunks laughing our heads off till my side hurt.

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Old 07-29-2017, 01:18 PM
 
Location: Tennessee
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It's Jaws. I saw a man jump completely out of his seat.
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Old 07-29-2017, 01:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Mark S. View Post
Wait. Hold on. Movies from the '90s? But Back to the Future came out in 1985. So you mean just any movie? For me, that's easy:
The thread title is 'Best movie you have watched in a movie theater' - no mention of a specific time period.

"Star Wars", May 1977
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