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Added by GemLil

on 6 Mar 2008 02:23

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Film 4: 50 films to see before you die

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1. Apocalypse Now (1979)
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People who added this item 992  Average listal rating (613 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.3 
2. The Apartment (1960)

People who added this item 2861  Average listal rating (1774 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.7 
3. City of God (2002)

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4. Chinatown (1974)

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5. Sexy Beast (2000)
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People who added this item 3605  Average listal rating (2197 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.3 
6. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
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7. North by Northwest (1959)
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8. Breathless (1960)

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9. Donnie Darko (2001)
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People who added this item 6593  Average listal rating (4371 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.5 
10. Back to the Future (1985)
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11. Alien (1979)

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12. Lost in Translation (2003)
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13. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
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People who added this item 164  Average listal rating (95 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 8.3 
14. Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)

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15. Pulp Fiction (1994)
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People who added this item 789  Average listal rating (483 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.2 
16. Touch of Evil (1958)
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People who added this item 280  Average listal rating (146 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.7 
17. Walkabout (1971)

People who added this item 308  Average listal rating (182 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
18. Black Narcissus (1947)

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19. Boyz n the Hood (1991)
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20. The Player (1992)

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21. Come and See (1985)

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22. Heavenly Creatures (1994)

People who added this item 381  Average listal rating (243 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
23. A Night at the Opera (1935)

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24. Erin Brockovich (2000)
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25. Trainspotting (1996)
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26. Hero (1982)

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27. The Breakfast Club (1985)
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28. Fanny and Alexander (1982)

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29. Pink Flamingos (1972)

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30. All About Eve (1950)
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31. Scarface (1983)
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32. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
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33. Three Colours: Blue (1993)
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34. The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
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People who added this item 363  Average listal rating (214 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
35. The Ladykillers (1955)
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36. Fight Club (1999)
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People who added this item 640  Average listal rating (450 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
37. The Searchers (1956)

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38. Mulholland Dr. (2001)

People who added this item 142  Average listal rating (86 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.3 
39. The Ipcress File (1965)

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40. The King of Comedy (1982)

People who added this item 566  Average listal rating (347 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.2 
41. Manhunter (1986)

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42. Dawn of the Dead (1978)
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People who added this item 2522  Average listal rating (1499 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.4 
43. Princess Mononoke (1997)
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44. Raising Arizona (1987)
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People who added this item 625  Average listal rating (353 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.9 
45. Cabaret (1972)
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People who added this item 98  Average listal rating (57 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.8 
46. This Sporting Life (1963)

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47. Brazil (1985)
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People who added this item 707  Average listal rating (432 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
48. Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972)

People who added this item 385  Average listal rating (192 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
49. Secrets & Lies (1996)

People who added this item 734  Average listal rating (452 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 7.9 
50. Badlands (1973)


 

I do think this list is a bit pretentious and I don't agree with many of the placings (most notably Donnie Darko) but there are alot of movies I havn't seen on it; that I now intend to see.

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Comments

Posted: 7 years ago at Mar 19 19:43
is this listed in order, sort of a top50, or is it simply '50 films to see before you die'?
Posted: 7 years ago at Mar 19 19:44
Its in order. I dont agree with it myself..but Film 4 are a law to themselves.
Posted: 7 years ago at Mar 19 19:45
and wtf is Erin Brockovitch doing on this list?
Posted: 7 years ago at Mar 19 19:55
I dont know for the life of me. I really cant say that half of these films are 'must sees'.

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