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Best Films of 1998

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People who added this item 1404 Average listal rating (835 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7

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People who added this item 533 Average listal rating (348 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 286 Average listal rating (194 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 48 Average listal rating (30 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 129 Average listal rating (80 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 902 Average listal rating (634 ratings) 5.1 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 1424 Average listal rating (857 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.1
With practically no magic.
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People who added this item 406 Average listal rating (276 ratings) 4.9 IMDB Rating 4.8
What a disappointing sequel
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People who added this item 63 Average listal rating (19 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.5
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 1087 Average listal rating (656 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.7
Stepmom (1998)

Weepy
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People who added this item 38 Average listal rating (17 ratings) 5.9 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 745 Average listal rating (411 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 1241 Average listal rating (805 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.4
The Faculty (1998)

Usher... acts.
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People who added this item 296 Average listal rating (176 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 831 Average listal rating (449 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 162 Average listal rating (101 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.6
These filmmakers are bums of cleverly wills
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People who added this item 945 Average listal rating (556 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 2332 Average listal rating (1554 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 217 Average listal rating (126 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.5
Not the opposite of average
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People who added this item 2466 Average listal rating (1491 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 197 Average listal rating (142 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.1
The Big Hit (1998)
The big miss
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People who added this item 2477 Average listal rating (1550 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 1698 Average listal rating (942 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 145 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 2599 Average listal rating (1624 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 1692 Average listal rating (1032 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7
Can't match Disney quality
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People who added this item 432 Average listal rating (291 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 684 Average listal rating (431 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 729 Average listal rating (448 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.5
Novice remake of "Anatomy of a Murder"
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People who added this item 2754 Average listal rating (1632 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
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People who added this item 183 Average listal rating (119 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Love the UK humor

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People who added this item 1143 Average listal rating (744 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 325 Average listal rating (171 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
The truth is true
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People who added this item 380 Average listal rating (242 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 1487 Average listal rating (960 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 1023 Average listal rating (666 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 5.7
Is this an eye patch?

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People who added this item 687 Average listal rating (360 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.1
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People who added this item 107 Average listal rating (70 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 251 Average listal rating (137 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 144 Average listal rating (76 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 614 Average listal rating (420 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 1549 Average listal rating (976 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
Dark City (1998)

The new noir.
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People who added this item 86 Average listal rating (40 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 131 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 123 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 4552 Average listal rating (3101 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 119 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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