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Added by Veed

on 8 Jan 2011 01:02

 
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Call it mainstream or ovarrated, but I love it

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1. The Dark Knight (2008)
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People who added this item 7855  Average listal rating (5047 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.9 
2. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Kin... (2003)
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3. WALL·E (2008)
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4. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the... (2001)
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People who added this item 4436  Average listal rating (3044 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.5 
5. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
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People who added this item 3655  Average listal rating (2244 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating 9.1 
6. The Godfather: Part II (1974)
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People who added this item 3094  Average listal rating (2031 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.7 
7. The Usual Suspects (1995)
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People who added this item 2196  Average listal rating (1424 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.3 
8. Heat (1995)
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9. 12 Angry Men (1957)
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10. Vertigo (1958)
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11. Inglourious Basterds (2009)
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12. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
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13. Children of Men (2006)
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14. Blood Diamond (2006)
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People who added this item 5824  Average listal rating (4041 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.5 
15. Gladiator (2000)
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People who added this item 5230  Average listal rating (3485 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.6 
16. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
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People who added this item 5594  Average listal rating (3853 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.7 
17. Seven (1995)
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18. Braveheart (1995)
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19. Léon: The Professional (1994)
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20. The Godfather (1972)
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21. Into the Wild (2007)
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22. Apocalypse Now (1979)
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23. Spider-Man 2 (2004)
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24. Watchmen (2009)
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25. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
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26. A Clockwork Orange (1971)
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27. Inception (2010)
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28. Aliens (1986)
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29. Batman Begins (2005)
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30. Pulp Fiction (1994)
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31. Schindler's List (1993)
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32. Seven Samurai (1954)
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33. The Green Mile (1999)
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34. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
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35. Kick-Ass (2010)
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36. Shutter Island (2010)
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37. City of God (2002)
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38. Gran Torino (2008)
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39. The Wrestler (2008)
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40. Raging Bull (1980)
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41. The Terminator (1984)
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42. Rear Window (1954)
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43. The Prestige (2006)
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44. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
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45. North by Northwest (1959)
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46. Requiem for a Dream (2000)
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47. The Lion King (1994)
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48. Toy Story 3 (2010)
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49. Finding Nemo (2003)
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50. American History X (1998)
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A list of usually over-hyped or just very popular movies that many would disregard just for that fact, but that I really, really enjoyed!

I would have liked to include movies from the 30's, but even the most popular one isn't that widely known (from my 9s and 10s which don't include Fleming's movies)

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Comments

Posted: 3 years, 3 months ago at Jan 23 15:53
I definitely agree with twelve angry men, that movie was awesome. Twelve angry men gave me a love of ambiguous endings.
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 5 18:53
Haha we have the same taste dude!
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 6 1:45
I love(or at least like) all of what I've seen from this list as well. Mainstream movies aren't always awful.
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 6 5:05
I have seen 90% of the above films and I enjoyed them greatly, and by the way who cares the rating.
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 6 5:37
^^ So have i, i also loved them all.
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 6 8:29
I'll be honest,
while I still think that The Dark Knight is incredibly overrated,
I still love the hell outta that movie.
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 6 9:00
Thank you all for the votes and comments, it's a very honest list
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Mar 22 0:35
I would shoot myself in the head before I would watch Inglourious Basterds or Watchmen ever again. Other than those two, this list isn't so bad. ;-P
Posted: 1 year, 1 month ago at Mar 7 17:13
Great List!
You got nice tastes.

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