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Old 12-26-2006, 09:04 PM
 
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
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So what are you into?

A few of my favorites are:

Scarface
The Godfather trio (a classic )
Saving Private Ryan
Smokey and the Bandit
The Da Vinci Code

I could probably name tons more but these are definetly my top 5 (no certain order). What are some of your favorites?
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Old 12-26-2006, 10:47 PM
 
Location: Greensboro, NC
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The Lord of the Rings trilogy
Sense and Sensability
Gone With the Wind
Little Women ('94)
Star Wars original trilogy
Pirates of the Caribbean movies
Cinderella Man
Nicholas Nickleby
Band of Brothers

Many more.
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Old 12-27-2006, 04:46 AM
 
Location: Bay Area, CA
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Oh geez... this is probably the hardest for me to answer, since I'm a movie addict! I have some definite favorites, though probably hundreds more that could make the list. My favorite genres are cheesy comedy, "black comedy" (as in creepy/weird ), horror, and tear-jerker dramas. Here's my top 10:

1. Back to the Future (trilogy)
2. The Godfather (trilogy)
3. The Princess Bride
4. As Good as it Gets
5. Shawshank Redemption
6. The Shining
7. The Blues Brothers
8. Up in Smoke
9. Pulp Fiction
10. The Breakfast Club

Also, while it's too new for my all-time favorites list, I really loved "Little Miss Sunshine"... if anyone hasn't seen it yet, I HIGHLY suggest renting it asap. It's a terrific movie!! First one in quite a while that I've bought as soon as it was released on DVD.
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Old 12-27-2006, 05:03 AM
 
Location: in the southwest
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Local Hero

Nashville

Little Women ('94)

Fly Away Home

Dazed and Confused

Places in the Heart

Election

Ridicule

All Coen Brothers movies
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Old 12-27-2006, 05:13 AM
 
Location: Where the grass grows
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  1. Crash
  2. City Lights
  3. The Godfather
  4. The Godfather (II)
  5. Modern Times
  6. La Strada
  7. American History X
  8. Training Day
  9. Mystic River
  10. Traffic

The Da Vinci Code ???. A fake. Just lies and lies. We must save the True History and give it to our sons and daughters. With films like The Da Vinci Code, History loses the truth and becomes business.
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Old 12-27-2006, 07:10 AM
 
Location: STL
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My favs. go from one end of the spectrum to the other..

Little Women ('94 edition)
The Little Princess
Cinderella
Alice in Wonderland
The Sweetest Thing
Edward Scissorhands
Pirates of the Carribean (1 & 2)
Charlie Brown movies
House of 1000 Corpses/Devils Rejects
The Hills Have Eyes

I have to stop.. my list will be waaaay too long
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Old 12-27-2006, 12:24 PM
 
Location: Vermont / NEK
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Some interesting choices in those lists. Here are ten that I have enjoyed over the years (not in any order)

Harold & Maude
Annie Hall
A Separate Peace
Continental Divide
Godfather I & II
Sophie's Choice
Indiana Jones I
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid
The Graduate
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Old 12-27-2006, 01:44 PM
 
Location: Phoenix metro
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Saving Private Ryan
Braveheart
Master and Commander
Kung Pow
Blackhawk Down
Pirates of the Caribbean 1 & 2
The Game
Dances with Wolves
Tommy Boy/Black Sheep
Gladiator
Passion of the Christ
Thin Red Line
Glory

Can you tell I like alot of epic dramas?
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Old 12-27-2006, 01:52 PM
 
Location: Galveston, Texas
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Some great choices in here!

Mine are:

Star Wars Saga
Master and Commander
Titanic
Pirates of the Caribbean 1&2
What Dreams May Come
White Squall
The Perfect Storm

I could go on and on but those are my top faves.
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Old 12-27-2006, 01:58 PM
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Thumbs up My Top Ten

1) Shawshank Redemption
2) Dumb & Dumber
3) Election
4) Miracle
5) Almost Famous
6) American Beauty
7) Gettysburg
8) October Sky
9) Office Space
10) Fargo
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