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Old 12-30-2017, 08:30 PM
 
Location: Bexley, Ohio
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Being There
The Big Lebowski
Dr. Strangelove
Shadow of a Doubt (1943; Joseph Cotten)
All the President’s Men
Goodfellas
Fargo
Rear Window
Vertigo
The Graduate
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Old 12-30-2017, 09:59 PM
Status: "Herding cats and stalking amoebas" (set 13 days ago)
 
Location: Where the Native Americans lived
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I like comedy, so can't leave that out. Throwing together a quick list:

Tombstone
Date Night
Star Wars 7
Austin Powers I
Star Trek 6 - The Undiscovered Territory
The Zookeeper
Dances With Wolves
James Bond - Thunderball
The Patriot
Elf

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Old 12-31-2017, 01:45 AM
 
Location: Endless Concert
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Somewhere in Time

As Good as it Gets

Rocky I & II

Out of Towners (original)

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Saturday Night Fever

Groundhog Day

To Catch a Thief
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Old 12-31-2017, 07:28 AM
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Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
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In no particular order...
  1. Jaws
  2. Shawshank Redemption
  3. The Usual Suspects
  4. The Haunting (1963)
  5. Les Diabolique
  6. Lord of the Rings - Return of the King
  7. Desert Hearts
  8. A Man for all Seasons
  9. Fight Club
  10. Memento
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Old 12-31-2017, 08:54 AM
 
Location: 59°N
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At the moment:
  • 2001 - A Space Odyssey
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • No Country for Old Men
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Taxi Driver
  • Persona
  • Goodfellas
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • The Shining
  • Unforgiven
Others: Groundhog Day, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Heat, Barry Lyndon, Pyscho, The Godfather, The White Ribbon, Blade Runner, Caché, ++.
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Old 12-31-2017, 10:03 AM
 
Location: Red Sox Nation
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To me, there is a difference between the best movies I have seen, and my favorite movies (that I can watch over and over). My favorites in no particular order:

LaLa Land
Captain America: The First Avenger
The Joy Luck Club
About a Boy
Star Wars: A New Hope
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Field of Dreams
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Casablanca
Star Trek: First Contact

Honorable Mentions: Tombstone, Guardians of the Galaxy and The Shawshank Redemption. Oh, and Elf
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Old 12-31-2017, 10:06 AM
 
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Originally Posted by 2KidsforMe View Post
In no particular order:

LaLa Land
Captain America: The First Avenger
The Joy Luck Club
About a Boy
Star Wars: A New Hope
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Field of Dreams
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Casablanca
Star Trek: First Contact

Honorable Mentions: Tombstone, Guardians of the Galaxy and The Shawshank Redemption. Oh, and Elf
I forgot all about Raiders of the Lost Ark when I made my list. Definitely one of my all time favorites. To fit it into my top 10 list which was in no particular order, Raider's of the Lost Ark would replace ''You Only Live Twice.'
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Old 12-31-2017, 10:15 AM
 
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Tombstone

Unforgiven

Geronimo

Ben Hur

High Plains Drifter

Woodstock

Saving Private Ryan

Field Of Dreams

Planet Of The Apes (1968)

Dirty Harry

There are a few dozen more I like as much as to what I've listed, but for now these ten will do!
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Old 12-31-2017, 10:17 AM
 
Location: The Jar
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Originally Posted by 2KidsforMe View Post
To me, there is a difference between the best movies I have seen, and my favorite movies (that I can watch over and over). My favorites in no particular order:

LaLa Land
Captain America: The First Avenger
The Joy Luck Club
About a Boy
Star Wars: A New Hope
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Field of Dreams
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Casablanca
Star Trek: First Contact

Honorable Mentions: Tombstone, Guardians of the Galaxy and The Shawshank Redemption. Oh, and Elf
Yeah, agreed.

My problem is that I have too many favorites in both categories.
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Old 12-31-2017, 11:12 AM
 
Location: Nantahala National Forest, NC
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I keep wanting to add more to the list...
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