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Added by NDMirskov on 26 Aug 2012 01:50
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People who added this item 50 Average listal rating (27 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.6
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The first Line in the description says it all, "The greatest surf movie ever made." Also one of the greatest theme songs of all time, in any movie. I am not a surfer, you do not need to be one either to enjoy this movie. It's about summer and dreams and the search for the perfect wave.
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Oldboy (2003)
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People who added this item 8062 Average listal rating (5177 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.9
Pulp Fiction (1994)
This movie changed me forever. QT became my favorite director, surf became my favorite music and Samuel L Jackson became One Bad MotherF&^%#r.
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People who added this item 214 Average listal rating (107 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8
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People who added this item 577 Average listal rating (353 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8
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People who added this item 3094 Average listal rating (1825 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
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People who added this item 733 Average listal rating (476 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.3
Clue (1985)
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People who added this item 285 Average listal rating (179 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.4
The quintessential murder mystery movie (spoof) with one of the best casts I've ever seen. If you know your classic detective literature (Chandler, Christie, Stout) you will love this movie.
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People who added this item 2164 Average listal rating (1340 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 8.9
12 Angry Men (1957)
If these movies were listed in order of Favorites (it's not) this might be number one. Some of the best B&W cinema has to offer. Dialogue and character driven (clever and witty), the presentation of the storyline and plot is something you just don't see today. Henry Fonda in one of his best roles.
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People who added this item 1265 Average listal rating (775 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.6
Dune (1984)
You ask me what the best Sci Fi movie of all time is? I say Dune. You ask me what the best Sci Fi book of all time is? I day Dune. You ask me who the best band of all time is? I say Toto.
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People who added this item 825 Average listal rating (538 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.4
Layer Cake (2004)
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People who added this item 1307 Average listal rating (870 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.3
Ronin (1998)
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People who added this item 2058 Average listal rating (1280 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Battle Royale (2000)
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People who added this item 2963 Average listal rating (1866 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 8.9
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People who added this item 5814 Average listal rating (3789 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.8
Inception (2010)
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People who added this item 2096 Average listal rating (1263 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.7
I never hear anyone talk about this movie and the ratings apparently suck (6.7??). As in a few other instances (ie I heart Huckabees) I feel like I must be either going or already be quite insane, this is a great movie and I can't believe more people don't see it. Maybe it's just some weird combination of things I like (books, historical fiction, detective stories, Johnny Depp, battles between good and evil) but I can watch this movie fairly often and enjoy it every time, a mark of a great movie in my eyes.
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People who added this item 1915 Average listal rating (1247 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 7
Happy Gilmore (1996)
My go-to sick day movie. I suppose everyone has their "comfort" movies, this is mine.
Am I going to sit here and tout the cinematic brilliance of this film, no, but I will say, I think comedy is the hardest thing to write (well), I don't go in for what I call the "embarrassment humor" genre; The "What About Mary" movies, which I find stupid and please forgive me for sounding like an insufferable snob for saying this, low-brow humor. I love this movie because it's simple and it's funny without appealing to the worst in human nature; laughing at someone else's discomfort.
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People who added this item 367 Average listal rating (245 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.9
Exam (2009)
I've seen this called a "B" movie, I just don't see it. A low budget, maybe, but the acting was good, the story line solid, nice twist at the end. I love a good locked room thriller (bottle episode if you prefer) and this is the best one I've seen since 12 Angry Men (see above). More intellectual than action but I was interested all the way through.
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People who added this item 2506 Average listal rating (1625 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
This movie absolutely kills in at least (and I do mean AT LEAST) two areas, score and casting. The score is good, great in fact if you can embrace some old-timey music but the casting is what blew me away. This is the movie that made me like George Clooney and reminded me why I love John Goodman but even the ancillary characters are just so perfect for their roles, they don't look like actors, they look like the people you would expect to meet in that situation.

I thought the writing was good, the directing was great and a great story all on it's own.
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People who added this item 859 Average listal rating (452 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
Best French movie ever! let the argument commence. I'm probably biased on this one, I've been watching this since I was in high school and never get tired of it. Visually still one of the best movies I've ever seen despite the advent and over integration of CGI, all the technology in the world can't make up for good artistic style and design.
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People who added this item 69 Average listal rating (38 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.3
A movie that is a bit dated or feels that way at first but once you understand that the stereotypes are there for a reason you start to see how drastically ahead of it's time this movie is.
A fun, campy Sunday morning movie at first glance, an in-depth and quite progressive look at human nature underneath. The scene with the fortune teller is particularly good.
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People who added this item 824 Average listal rating (513 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8
The Big Sleep (1946)
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People who added this item 58 Average listal rating (41 ratings) 8.8 IMDB Rating 8.8
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People who added this item 422 Average listal rating (295 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.2
That's right, written and directed by Bobcat Goldthwait, yup, the crazy guy from the Police Academy movies.

If I had known that at the beginning of the movie I may not have watched it either (sorry Bobcat), I'm glad I didn't, because I watched it, loved it and was blown away when I found out who wrote/directed it. I greatly enjoyed this movie (probably not for everyone, dark humor for sure) and will be re-watching at some point soon.Thanks Bobcat and I'm sorry for my initial prejudice. Getting type cast is a B*$%&.”
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People who added this item 747 Average listal rating (513 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Warriors (1979)
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People who added this item 90 Average listal rating (63 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.1
Plot: the Most Dangerous Game, updated....... With Ice-T.
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People who added this item 244 Average listal rating (165 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7
Real Genius (1985)
I really thought college would be like this, I really, really did. Man, what a disappointment, Just a bunch of drunk idiots and no lasers.

My future disillusionment aside, I still think this is a great movie, truly an 80's classic. Great cast, fantastic soundtrack and hilarious 80's highjinks.
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People who added this item 4080 Average listal rating (2670 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.2
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There was no one cooler than Indian Jones when I was young. There still isn't because anything after 1989 doesn't count and I can live with that.
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People who added this item 749 Average listal rating (493 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.1
Bronson (2008)
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People who added this item 1128 Average listal rating (704 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Humphrey Bogart at his most hard boiled.
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People who added this item 224 Average listal rating (136 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7
UHF (1989)
The first two tapes I ever bought (yes, music came on tape when I was coming up) were Beastie Boys - License to ill and 'Weird Al' Yankovic - Dare to be stupid. I stand by that decision and I stand by you Weird Al, then, now and always.
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People who added this item 257 Average listal rating (147 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.6
Ocean's 11 (1960)
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People who added this item 3131 Average listal rating (2104 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.7
Zombieland (2009)
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People who added this item 7607 Average listal rating (4924 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.1
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People who added this item 1032 Average listal rating (674 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 5.8
Gamer (2009)
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People who added this item 8790 Average listal rating (5589 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.8
Fight Club (1999)
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People who added this item 1176 Average listal rating (744 ratings) 5.9 IMDB Rating 6.3
The Cell (2000)
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People who added this item 702 Average listal rating (467 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 6
Mystery Men (1999)
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People who added this item 94 Average listal rating (68 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.1
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People who added this item 1043 Average listal rating (610 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.7
The reviews and ratings of this movie have always pissed me off. I found this movie clever, funny, interesting and enjoyable all the way through. I don't say this about very many movies (i give the general a little more credit than the media does) but if you watched this and didn't enjoy it you are probably stupid. Go home, put on The Jersey Shore, and enjoy your day. And please don't breed.
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People who added this item 234 Average listal rating (126 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.7
Ready for some crazy, weird, awesome foreign cinema? here you go. I don't really understand it, but I like it.
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Bunraku (2010)
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List of favorite movies spanning all genres. Some lists on here have helped me find some really great movies (thanks Art Vandalay), hope this list can do the same for someone.

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Posted: 4 years, 10 months ago at Aug 26 17:12
Thank you very much. 4 of my favorites. Very glad you appreciate the list, hope you find something good you haven't seen before. As I said in the description for the list, I have found some really good suggestions on here in the past, hope to repay the favor.
Posted: 4 years, 9 months ago at Sep 8 20:08
Seeing 7 Faces of Dr. Lao, UHF, Fear & Loathing, Where the Buffalo Roam, Endless Summer, and Johnny Dangerously on here makes me think we need to be friends. Totally agreed with what you said on Happy Gilmore and Pulp Fiction.

Glad to see such positive feedback on God Bless America, which I plan to watch soon. I loved Bobcat's previous film World's Greatest Dad which you should definitely check out.
Posted: 4 years, 9 months ago at Sep 9 9:39
Very nice movie choices!
Posted: 4 years, 9 months ago at Sep 9 16:15
@ The Giraffe, Thank you very much for the suggestion, I will most certainly be checking that out. Also thank you for your comments, much appreciated. Checking out your lists is half of why I started my own. You have some great movies up and I have already pulled some great new watches off them, so thank you for that and keep up the good work, you have great reviews too. Cheers my friend.
Posted: 4 years, 9 months ago at Sep 10 0:37
Well, I'm honored that I've inspired you. :) You're off to a good start with your lists it looks like, so you keep up the good work as well!

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