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Best Films of 1998

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People who added this item 128  Average listal rating (64 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.6 
100. The Last Days of Disco (1998)

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I'm glad this isn't a movie I saw in the last days of my life
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People who added this item 936  Average listal rating (611 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating 5.4 
99. Urban Legend (1998)
Riding the coattails of recent slasher successes
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People who added this item 42  Average listal rating (27 ratings) 5.6  IMDB Rating 5.9 
98. Palmetto (1998)
The previews were rather deceiving but it was still watchable.
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People who added this item 1334  Average listal rating (807 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.9 
97. Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)
I'll think about this movie never after making this list
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People who added this item 508  Average listal rating (329 ratings) 4.1  IMDB Rating 3.6 
96. The Avengers (1998)
Stylish but so weird in the wrong the ways.
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People who added this item 270  Average listal rating (186 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating 5.8 
95. Hard Rain (1998)
Hard to enjoy
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People who added this item 1229  Average listal rating (766 ratings) 4.4  IMDB Rating 4.5 
94. I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)

I still don't know why I watched the whole thing
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People who added this item 45  Average listal rating (30 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
93. Smoke Signals (1998)
Nothing bad about this it's just really lame.
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People who added this item 112  Average listal rating (70 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating 5.5 
92. Mafia! (1998)
A lot bad about this, but somehow it elicited some smiles
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People who added this item 865  Average listal rating (613 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating
91. Lost in Space (1998)
Lost in anxiousness for something interesting to happen
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People who added this item 1346  Average listal rating (827 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating
90. Practical Magic (1998)
With practically no magic.
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People who added this item 380  Average listal rating (264 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating 4.8 
89. Blues Brothers 2000 (1998)
What a sad sequel
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People who added this item 54  Average listal rating (19 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.6 
88. Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of F... (1998)
Not the role that got Daniel Craig cast as James Bond.

Derek Jacobi pulls of Bacon pretty great.

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People who added this item 1032  Average listal rating (634 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
87. Stepmom (1998)

Weepy
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People who added this item 34  Average listal rating (15 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.1 
86. The Hi-Lo Country (1998)
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 698  Average listal rating (392 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.8 
85. Great Expectations (1998)

I hope you didn't have them for this film.
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People who added this item 1150  Average listal rating (742 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.4 
84. The Faculty (1998)

Usher... acts.
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People who added this item 285  Average listal rating (175 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 5.8 
83. The Borrowers (1997)
They should have borrowed less from tired retreads.
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People who added this item 756  Average listal rating (418 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.9 
82. Lolita (1997)

Wow, did the makers of this film even see the original?
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People who added this item 145  Average listal rating (90 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.6 
81. Slums of Beverly Hills (1998)
These filmmakers are bums of cleverly wills
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People who added this item 873  Average listal rating (517 ratings) 4.8  IMDB Rating 4.6 
80. Psycho (1998)
A Gus Van Sant experiment gone wrong

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People who added this item 2136  Average listal rating (1443 ratings) 4.8  IMDB Rating 5.3 
79. 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 204  Average listal rating (119 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.5 
78. The Opposite of Sex (1998)
Not the opposite of average
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People who added this item 2348  Average listal rating (1450 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating 5.3 
77. Dr. Dolittle (1998)

And this is when Eddie Murphy lost it.
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People who added this item 182  Average listal rating (133 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 6.1 
76. The Big Hit (1998)
The big miss
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People who added this item 2279  Average listal rating (1430 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.6 
75. 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 1484  Average listal rating (828 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.4 
74. The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (1998)
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 126  Average listal rating (75 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.9 
73. Madeline (1998)
Not bad but also not my kind of movie
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People who added this item 2430  Average listal rating (1535 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.7 
72. The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Zeta Jones is smoking! But that's about the only good thing in this remake
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People who added this item 1510  Average listal rating (928 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.9 
71. The Prince of Egypt (1998)
Can't match Disney quality
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People who added this item 396  Average listal rating (269 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.3 
70. 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 654  Average listal rating (419 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating
69. Mercury Rising (1998)
Willis is the hero, Baldwin is the villain. Classic 90s Hollywood action.
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People who added this item 688  Average listal rating (421 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 6.4 
68. A Perfect Murder (1998)
Novice remake of "Anatomy of a Murder"
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People who added this item 169  Average listal rating (109 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.4 
67. Waking Ned Devine (1998)
Love the UK humor

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People who added this item 1056  Average listal rating (699 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 6.1 
66. Small Soldiers (1998)
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 291  Average listal rating (156 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.5 
65. Gods and Monsters (1998)
The truth is true
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People who added this item 362  Average listal rating (233 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 5.7 
64. 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 1406  Average listal rating (921 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating
63. The Waterboy (1998)


St st st stupid but fun.
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People who added this item 970  Average listal rating (636 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.7 
62. Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
Is this an eye patch?
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People who added this item 25  Average listal rating (14 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
61. Everest (1998)
A classic Imax experience
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People who added this item 240  Average listal rating (133 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.9 
60. Simon Birch (1998)

Jim Carrey's biggest, zaniest role ever!
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People who added this item 1395  Average listal rating (888 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
59. Dark City (1998)

The new noir.
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People who added this item 594  Average listal rating (314 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.1 
58. The Celebration (1998)


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People who added this item 91  Average listal rating (56 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.6 
57. 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 82  Average listal rating (38 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 5.6 
56. Two Girls and a Guy (1997)


Great writing and improv acting. Downey Jr. is brilliant.
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People who added this item 569  Average listal rating (392 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.5 
55. U.S. Marshals (1998)
An okay attempt of a sequel to a modern classic
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People who added this item 119  Average listal rating (82 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.4 
54. Dirty Work (1998)
A lot of dead hookers in trunks

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People who added this item 4306  Average listal rating (2951 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.6 
53. 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 112  Average listal rating (73 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating 5.7 
52. Almost Heroes (1998)
A disappointing finale for Farley but enough laughs overall
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People who added this item 107  Average listal rating (65 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
51. Zero Effect (1998)
Pullman and Stiller are great but I felt like it could have been a lot better.
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This list was created by and in the opinion of Stephen H Koontz

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