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Best Films of 1998

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People who added this item 1416 Average listal rating (848 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7

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People who added this item 540 Average listal rating (354 ratings) 4.2 IMDB Rating 3.7
The Avengers (1998)
Stylish but so weird in all the wrong ways.
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People who added this item 289 Average listal rating (199 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 5.8
Hard Rain (1998)
Hard to enjoy
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I still don't know why I watched the whole thing
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People who added this item 49 Average listal rating (31 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.2
Smoke Signals (1998)
Nothing exactly bad about this movie, it's just really dull.
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People who added this item 130 Average listal rating (81 ratings) 5.1 IMDB Rating 5.5
Mafia! (1998)
A lot bad about this, but somehow it elicited some smiles
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People who added this item 913 Average listal rating (645 ratings) 5 IMDB Rating 5.1
Lost in Space (1998)
Lost in anxiousness for something interesting to happen
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People who added this item 1440 Average listal rating (871 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.2
With practically no magic.
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People who added this item 411 Average listal rating (279 ratings) 4.9 IMDB Rating 4.8
What a disappointing sequel
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Not the role that got Daniel Craig cast as James Bond.

Derek Jacobi pulls off Bacon pretty great.

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People who added this item 1090 Average listal rating (657 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.7
Stepmom (1998)

Weepy
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People who added this item 37 Average listal rating (18 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.1
Should have placed a hi-lo bet on how many head nods we'd get from boredom.
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People who added this item 754 Average listal rating (418 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.8

I hope you didn't have them for this film.
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People who added this item 1256 Average listal rating (820 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.4
The Faculty (1998)

Usher... acts.
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People who added this item 298 Average listal rating (177 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 5.8
The Borrowers (1997)
They should have borrowed less from tired retreads.
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People who added this item 842 Average listal rating (458 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.9
Lolita (1997)

Wow, did the makers of this film even see the original?
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People who added this item 165 Average listal rating (104 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.6
These filmmakers are bums of cleverly wills
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People who added this item 958 Average listal rating (567 ratings) 4.8 IMDB Rating 4.6
Psycho (1998)
A Gus Van Sant experiment gone wrong

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People who added this item 2365 Average listal rating (1588 ratings) 4.8 IMDB Rating 5.3
Godzilla (1998)
Broderick is terrible, this is a classic example of big-budget movies gone wrong
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People who added this item 219 Average listal rating (129 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.5
Not the opposite of average
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People who added this item 2487 Average listal rating (1504 ratings) 4.9 IMDB Rating 5.3
Dr. Dolittle (1998)

And this is when Eddie Murphy lost it.
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People who added this item 200 Average listal rating (144 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.1
The Big Hit (1998)
The big miss
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People who added this item 2516 Average listal rating (1588 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.6
Antz (1998)
Dreamworks' attempt to compete with Pixar. Nice try, actually no, not even a nice try.
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People who added this item 1741 Average listal rating (981 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.5
About as fourth as good as the original. Not something to be proud of, but at least it was better than Return of Jafar.
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People who added this item 146 Average listal rating (86 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 5.9
Madeline (1998)
Not bad but also not my kind of movie
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People who added this item 2632 Average listal rating (1647 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.7
Zeta Jones is smoking! But that's about the only good thing in this remake
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People who added this item 1726 Average listal rating (1073 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7
Can't match Disney quality
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People who added this item 439 Average listal rating (298 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.3
The Siege (1998)

A ridiculous film that's poorly acted and written but still a wild time.
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People who added this item 690 Average listal rating (439 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.1
Willis is the hero, Baldwin is the villain. Classic 90s Hollywood action.
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People who added this item 732 Average listal rating (453 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.5
Novice remake of "Anatomy of a Murder"
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People who added this item 2825 Average listal rating (1690 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
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People who added this item 185 Average listal rating (120 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.4
Love the UK humor

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People who added this item 1167 Average listal rating (767 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 6.1
A fun idea for a kids movie but a little too violent for a kids movie
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People who added this item 334 Average listal rating (178 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
The truth is true
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People who added this item 384 Average listal rating (245 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 5.8
54 (1998)


As cool as that club was, this film managed to not make it that, but an awesome job done by Mike Meyers.
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People who added this item 1501 Average listal rating (971 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 6.1
The Waterboy (1998)


St st st stupid but fun.
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People who added this item 1027 Average listal rating (671 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 5.8
Is this an eye patch?

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People who added this item 702 Average listal rating (371 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.1
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People who added this item 107 Average listal rating (69 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.2
Twilight (1998)
One of the greatest actors of all time can't pull of this snoozy, lazy crime picture. He and Hackman are excellent, but nobody else really works in this and the story is so uninteresting it can't be helped.
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People who added this item 34 Average listal rating (19 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.1
Everest (1998)
A classic Imax experience
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People who added this item 252 Average listal rating (138 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.9
Simon Birch (1998)

Jim Carrey's biggest, zaniest role ever!
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People who added this item 145 Average listal rating (77 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 6
A talented young cast carries what could have been a classic outlaw film; but the themes and pacing forces this to be a mostly forgotten film and a classic Hollywood failure. I still enjoyed it as wannabe outlaw myself.
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People who added this item 99 Average listal rating (60 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.6
Clay Pigeons (1998)
Vaughn and Phoenix collaboration number two for the year is less successful but this dark, barely comedy, still entertains enough to see a satisfying ending.
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People who added this item 621 Average listal rating (427 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.5
U.S. Marshals (1998)
An okay attempt of a sequel to a modern classic
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People who added this item 1573 Average listal rating (997 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
Dark City (1998)

The new noir.
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People who added this item 88 Average listal rating (41 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 5.6
Great writing and improv acting. Downey Jr. is brilliant, the actress are good, too; but the editing and cinematography is dreadful.
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People who added this item 133 Average listal rating (89 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.4
Dirty Work (1998)
A lot of dead hookers in trunks

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People who added this item 124 Average listal rating (76 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7
Zero Effect (1998)
Pullman and Stiller are great but I felt like it could have been a lot better.
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People who added this item 4598 Average listal rating (3132 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.6
Armageddon (1998)
Hollywood cliche's at their best. The effects are cool and it's still harmless fun in the end.
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People who added this item 120 Average listal rating (78 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 5.8
Almost Heroes (1998)
A disappointing finale for Farley but enough laughs overall
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This list was created by and in the opinion of Stephen H Koontz
Created January 1999
Updated January 2016
Films Seen: 105

"There's Something About Saving Half-Baked Bugs at the Roxbury"



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