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SO. As I have noticed that I have so many movies I want to watch, I decided to ask for help from my fellow Listal users. So I need everybody to suggest what movies should I watch that are on this list.

Go ahead, don't be scared, I want comments and suggestions ! ;)

Most of these movies are the ones that have been on my queue for ages, some are a bit newer.

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Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 14:43
I really liked Happiness (very disturbing), Children of Men and Dark City. Those last two are both visually great films, in their own ways. I loved Freaks, but well, but it's not for everyone, so there's a chance you'll either love it or hate it, hehe.
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 15:39
I've seen 4... watch The Prestige asap!
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 18:41
The Prestige and Dark City are one of my all time favorites, so give them a go.
Dawn of the Dead is also brilliant if you like zombie movies.
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 22:39
My top 5 picks for you:
1. Dawn of the Dead
2. True Romance
3. Children of Men
4. The Prestige
5. Dark City

Runner-up would be Freaks. Only one here I've seen & wasn't as impressed with was I Saw the Devil, but I wouldn't say I regretted the time spent watching it.
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 23:13
1. Casino (great cast, great acting, great story, Scorsese director, what do u need more? :P It's my favorite film of his.
2. True Romance (this one was great also, btw Tarantino wrote the story, so guess how fucked up the story is ? :)
3. The Prestige (My favorite of Nolan, has a great ending.
4. Dark City (was a surprise for me, didn't expect to be so good, has a very unique story.
5. You Can't Take It with You (If u're a Stewart fan u shouldn't miss this one + it's directed by Frank Capra who is brilliant, love his films!)

I wish I could see these films again for the first time. :)
Edit: 2 years, 7 months ago
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 23:38
I highly recommend You Can't Take It with You. It seems to be largely forgotten compared to Frank Capra's other works, but I found it be hilarious, and with all the warmth and charm of a Capra movie.

Casino is also a must see. Like Goodfellas and The Departed, it's incredibly fast paced, features excellent performances and has some of the best film editing I've ever seen.

I found Freaks average. Daring for it's time, but I thought the story was nothing special.

Haven't seen the rest (I've been meaning to watch The Prestige myself).
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 6 23:57
Hmm, The Prestige, Casino and True Romance. If you really want to, you can also watch The Tree of Life and Freaks.
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 7 6:38
i suggest: I Saw the devil (long but amazing) the prestige and Hapiness (it's a strange movie and sad, but it's really good) !
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 8 12:15
I think I'll start with the Prestige, but I'll see when I get the time to watch it. Thanks so much everybody for your comments and suggestions! :)
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Mar 8 20:19
You've got some great movies to watch in your future here. Actually, I wouldn't steer you away from a single film listed, even though I didn't personally have much use for The Tree of Life, and didn't find Children of Men to be anything near the masterpiece some people claim.

My favorites in order:
1. Dark City
2. Casino
3. The Prestige
4. Happiness
5. Henry
6. I Saw the Devil
7. Freaks
8. True Romance

Haven't seen the remaining 5.
Posted: 2 years, 4 months ago at Jun 17 12:15
Children of Men and The Prestige are the only ones I've watches from this list, but they're both great.
Posted: 2 years, 3 months ago at Jul 3 23:08
- Dark City is an interesting film. I can't guarantee you'll like it, but you should give it a try.
- The Prestige was a very good movie. Hugh Jackman deserves more credit for his role in this movie.
- The 1978 Dawn of the Dead is probably the best of the "of the dead" movies, including the remakes.
- Casino was put together well, and although it's pretty long, the story and characters are interesting.
- I really enjoyed Children of Men, it felt very real to me, and not flat and lifeless like a lot of CG action movies that have come out recently.
Posted: 2 years, 2 months ago at Aug 24 2:50
The Prestige one of my all time favorites.
Posted: 1 year, 11 months ago at Nov 4 2:54
If this is still active and I had just one choice, I would recommend Dark City. Works equally as a thriller, a mystery, and as sci-fi, plus I love the hectic, breathless pace right from the start!
Posted: 1 year, 8 months ago at Jan 31 15:39
Have you seen The Tree of Life? Well, I wouldn 't recommend that one, unless you love Malick and a this oneiric kind of movie.
Posted: 6 months, 1 week ago at Apr 14 11:18
The Prestige, Freaks, Creation and Children of Men are all really good films.
Posted: 6 months, 1 week ago at Apr 14 15:02
I recommend Dark City and Casino.
Posted: 6 months, 1 week ago at Apr 17 20:52
you might be intrested at Mary and Max, Her and because you are a big Oldman fan Chattahoochee.
Posted: 6 months, 1 week ago at Apr 18 7:23
Thanks for the recommendations ! Managed to watch Children of Men, Dark City and all the others that have disappeared from this list that you guys recommended.
Posted: 6 months, 1 week ago at Apr 19 16:00
Since you've updated this list, I'll update my recommendations. ;)

Definitely watch True Romance. Casino is worth watching, but I wasn't a big fan of it. Same goes for I Saw the Devil. The rest of what's listed here I haven't seen.

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