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Added by Petri on 10 Jul 2011 01:22
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Few things I love about cinema

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People who added this item 266 Average listal rating (108 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.4
The Cinema of Terry Gilliam and the way he is always ready to fight for his vision


Brazil (1985)


The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)


The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)

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People who added this item 420 Average listal rating (212 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.8
All That Jazz (1979)
Jazz!


Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
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People who added this item 201 Average listal rating (100 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.8
Movies about theater

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People who added this item 326 Average listal rating (181 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Alec Guinness in Ealing Comedies


Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)


Lavender Hill Mob (1951)


The Ladykillers (1955)

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People who added this item 3007 Average listal rating (1875 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 8.9
Eli Wallach as Tuco "the Ugly"

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People who added this item 154 Average listal rating (85 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Collector (1965)
Collecting DVD and Blu-ray releases

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People who added this item 77 Average listal rating (30 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.6
To discover the hidden gems of world cinema



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Watching a movie that makes me more cinephilic

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People who added this item 346 Average listal rating (203 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.6
Enjoying Woody Allen's lesser efforts


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People who added this item 24 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 6.8
Villain (1971)
Great movie villains


Frank Booth in Blue Velvet (1986)


Stansfield in Leon (1994)


Bill the Butcher in Gangs of New York (2002)
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American cinema of the 1970's


McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)


The Last Detail (1973)


Taxi Driver (1976)
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People who added this item 4108 Average listal rating (2675 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.2
Movies that I can watch many times without getting bored of them



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To find an interesting subculture from a documentary



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Successful over the top performances

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People who added this item 1262 Average listal rating (711 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Barton Fink (1991)
Movies about writers

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Peter Jackson succeeded in making Middle-earth come alive on the big screen

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Martin Scorsese's passion for cinema and desire to share it

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People who added this item 24 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.4
We all love great directors


Billy Wilder


John Cassavetes

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People who added this item 649 Average listal rating (330 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Short Cuts (1993)
Great ensemble acting

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People who added this item 194 Average listal rating (155 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 5.9
Charles Bronson as Paul Kersey in Death Wish film series



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People who added this item 1733 Average listal rating (1036 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 8.6
Landscape in westerns
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People who added this item 1916 Average listal rating (1256 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.6
True Grit (2010)
A good campfire

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People who added this item 2238 Average listal rating (1330 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8
Blue Velvet (1986)
The dreamlike, strange and threatening world of David Lynch



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People who added this item 1017 Average listal rating (638 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.2
David Lean's three epics


The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)


Lawrence of Arabia (1962)


Doctor Zhivago (1965)
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People who added this item 1628 Average listal rating (1059 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
Kevin Kline as Otto


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People who added this item 611 Average listal rating (285 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.4
Well made costume drama movies


A Room with a View (1985)


The Age of Innocence (1993)
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Successful movie adaptations from Broadway musicals


West Side Story (1961)


My Fair Lady (1964)


The Sound of Music (1965)


Sweeney Todd (2007)
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People who added this item 2055 Average listal rating (1254 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.2
Raging Bull (1980)
Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro collaboration

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People who added this item 1449 Average listal rating (909 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
Rushmore (1998)
Bill Murray in Wes Anderson's movies


Rushmore (1998)


The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)


The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
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To read some good film books and criticism



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People who added this item 142 Average listal rating (58 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.1
Cinemania (2002)
To be the only paying customer in a movie theater. Otherwise screening would be cancelled?


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People who added this item 32 Average listal rating (24 ratings) 4.8 IMDB Rating 6.1
Early Uuno Turhapuro movies

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People who added this item 93 Average listal rating (62 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.4
D.O.A. (1950)
Bar scenes in film noir films



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People who added this item 67 Average listal rating (51 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.1
Hondo (1953)
John Wayne walking

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People who added this item 300 Average listal rating (171 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8
Top Hat (1935)
Fred Astaire dancing

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People who added this item 2665 Average listal rating (1479 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.9
Ed Wood (1994)
Films about filmmaking

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People who added this item 1427 Average listal rating (702 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.1
(1963)
Truly personal films

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People who added this item 1245 Average listal rating (737 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Roman Holiday (1953)
Audrey Hepburn smiling

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People who added this item 2606 Average listal rating (1500 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
Citizen Kane (1941)
Orson Welles as young Charles Foster Kane



"Dear Wheeler: you provide the prose poems. I'll provide the war."


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People who added this item 2533 Average listal rating (1535 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.2
Shakespeare's work brought to the screen


Hamlet (1996)


Henry V (1944)
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Planning and having double features

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People who added this item 722 Average listal rating (466 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8
Duck Soup (1933)
Groucho Marx teasing Margaret Dumont

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People who added this item 667 Average listal rating (316 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.4
Arizona Dream (1993)
Scene set in a cinema and one of my favorite movies is being shown



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People who added this item 766 Average listal rating (469 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8
Men walking into a gunfight, especially in westerns

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People who added this item 595 Average listal rating (369 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Producers (1967)
Gene Wilder as Leo Bloom


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My love letter to cinema.

There are a couple of these lists made before me and the original was popguns' list

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Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 11 15:07
Well done! I'm afraid this gimmick will get rather repetitive but you definitely pulled it off.

Funny fact : If I'm not mistaken, David Lynch has been mentionned on ALL the lists! Not bad, ain't it ?
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 11 15:49
Hieno lista! Itse unohdin omalta listalta totaalisesti noi elokuva pahikset vaikka sinne kuuluisivatkin :)
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 11 17:24
Awesome! So glad to see love for Gilliam and Groucho on here.
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 12 3:40
You've got great taste! Well done.
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 12 12:29
@DeathWish, I'm not sure everybody love David Lynch but he is indeed pretty amazing.
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 12 17:10
Hieno lista! Imartelevaa, että mun idea leviää. On myös mielenkiintoista seurata, kuinka erilaisista jutuista ihmiset innostuu. "To be the only paying customer in a movie theater." - tapahtuuko tätä muuten useinkin? Itse en nimittäin kuin kerran ole ollut tyhjässä salissa ja sekin oli tosiaan Turkissa.
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 12 19:50
Thank you everybody for voting! I think it is possible to make more of these lists, because movies have so many qualities to love.
Posted: 6 years, 1 month ago at Jul 12 20:56
Kiitos eleonora kehaisusta. Ei ole tullut aiemmin mieleen itsellä tällaista listaa tehdä, vaikka olen myös Manhattanin katsonut muutamaan otteeseen ja lukenut hiukan vastaavanlaisia listauksia.

Olen melko laiska vääntämään listoja ja todella perusjuttuja on tullut tehtyä. Tästä ideasta teki hienon se, että oli mahdollista poimia todella erilaisia asioita mukaan listalle. Ytimekäs esittely asiasta, kuvalla tai videolla maustettuna, huokuu elokuvan tarjoamaa nautintoa. Tämä tekee näistä listoista hienoja ja vastustamattomia.

Mitä tulee yksin salissa istumiseen, niin melko pienellä Finnkino-paikkakunnalla on tämä tullut koettua muutamaan otteeseen. Elokuvat ovat yleensä olleet sellaisia, että ensi-ilta on jo ollut aiemmin ja viimein saatu kopio paikkakunnalle tai sitten elokuvan esitysaika ollut liian myöhäinen. Lähtökohtaisesti toki sellaiset elokuvat kuin Captain Abu Raed tai Tales from the Golden Age eivät hirveitä massoja muutenkaan vedä. Onhan siinä oma tunnelmansa kun yksin istuu tukemassa maailmanelokuvaa :D


Posted: 5 years, 5 months ago at Mar 7 1:12
Fred Astaire is increbke and Groucho and Margaret Dumont were so great too! Amazing list!
Posted: 5 years, 5 months ago at Mar 7 20:00
Thanks. Yeah, that's why I love them.

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