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on 5 Jan 2011 03:53

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Patton Oswalt's 100 Favorite Movie Moments

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1. American Movie (1999)
Uncle Bill recording his lines.



People who added this item 374  Average listal rating (204 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.4 
2. Cat People (1942)
The night swimming sequence.


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3. Double Team (1997)
Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dennis Rodman, Mickey Rourke, and a tiger fighting in a minefield inside the Roman Coliseum at the end.


People who added this item 1076  Average listal rating (681 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.6 
4. Pet Sematary (1989)
Spina Bifida Sister.


People who added this item 63  Average listal rating (32 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 6.6 
5. Mad Monster Party? (1967)
The monsters getting their invitations during the opening credits.


People who added this item 706  Average listal rating (414 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
6. Blood Simple. (1984)
The last eight minutes.


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7. Raising Arizona (1987)
The first fourteen minutes.


People who added this item 3029  Average listal rating (1998 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
8. Fargo (1996)
Frances McDromand's awkward "date."


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9. The Big Lebowski (1998)
Jeff Bridges explaining the "newest shit" in the back of the limo.


People who added this item 76  Average listal rating (47 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.1 
10. The Candidate (1972)
Robert Redford's on-air crack up.


People who added this item 509  Average listal rating (315 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
11. Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Albert Finney getting ready for bed.


People who added this item 394  Average listal rating (245 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 6.9 
12. Repo Man (1984)
Zander Schloss singing "Feelin' 7-Up".


People who added this item 171  Average listal rating (103 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.8 
13. Breaking Away (1979)
Great movie dad played by Paul Dooley.


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14. Sixteen Candles (1984)
Great movie dad played by Paul Dooley.


People who added this item 102  Average listal rating (53 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 6.9 
15. Hardcore (1979)
Peter Boyle negotiating his fee with George C. Scott.

Starts at 3:00 mark.

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16. Vacation (1983)
Chevy Chase crying in the desert with Anthony Michael Hall.


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17. Zig Zag (2002)
Scene-stealing performance in a film no one saw: Oliver Platt as "Toad".


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18. Chopper (2000)
Great performance in a great film: Eric Bana.


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19. Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
Great performance in a good film: Jackie Gleason.


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20. Making the Grade (1984)
Great performance in a shitty film: Dana Olsen.


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21. Night of the Living Dead (1968)
The news reports.


People who added this item 1400  Average listal rating (861 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
22. Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Zombies prowling to the Muzak.

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23. The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
"Send more paramedics!"

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24. Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Celebrity target practice.


People who added this item 2542  Average listal rating (1689 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.1 
25. Blade (1998)
Blade's entrance at the blood rave.


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26. Con Air (1997)
John Malkovich's insane, Wile E. Coyote death at the end.

Starts at 0:50.

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27. Broken Arrow (1996)
The gunman eating the dead man's candy bar.

People who added this item 3799  Average listal rating (2559 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.3 
28. Die Hard (1988)
Alan Rickman.


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29. Ed Wood (1994)
Bill Murray getting baptized.


People who added this item 200  Average listal rating (96 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating 8.5 
30. Le Trou (1960)
The sad, ironic final twist.

People who added this item 242  Average listal rating (154 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.7 
31. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
The funny, ironic final twist.

People who added this item 116  Average listal rating (70 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.6 
32. Charley Varrick (1973)
Joe Don Baker ordering breakfast at the whorehouse.


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33. I Wake Up Screaming (1941)
Laird Cregar watching film of the dead woman.


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34. Phantom Lady (1944)
Ella Raines seducing Elisha Cook Jr.

People who added this item 190  Average listal rating (99 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.3 
35. Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)
The final "frames."

People who added this item 1465  Average listal rating (997 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
36. Young Frankenstein (1974)
Gene Wilder's complete fucking meltdown.

People who added this item 66  Average listal rating (46 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
37. Full Contact (1992)
Bullet deflected with a bullet.

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38. Mute Witness (1994)
Marina Zudina out running the hall lights.

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39. Diabolique (1955)
Columbo's first "appearance."

People who added this item 159  Average listal rating (107 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
40. Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
Don Cheadle's interrogation technique.

People who added this item 2056  Average listal rating (1361 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
41. The Thing (1982)
"You've gotta be fucking KIDDING!"
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42. One False Move (1992)
Bill Paxton's face when he overhears the two city cops making fun of him.

People who added this item 633  Average listal rating (366 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.9 
43. The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
"We belong dead."

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44. Never Take Candy from a Stranger (1960)
The senile child molestor tracking the girl around the lake.
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45. Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969)
Peter Cushing's line, "PACK! We're LEAVING!"

People who added this item 69  Average listal rating (43 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
46. The Big Combo (1955)
Hearing aid torture.

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47. Wild Things (1998)
The ending credit sequence.

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48. True Romance (1993)
Brad Pitt mumbling, "You condescend me. I'll fucking kill ya man."

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49. Cinema Paradiso (1988)
The reel of rescued kisses at the end.

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50. Commando (1985)
"Why don't dey just call him 'Girl George' and get rid of all dah CAHN-foo-shun?"


 

From when it was posted on Aint It Cool News many years ago:
"I thought you might like this list of my 100 favorite movie moments. I thought this mainly because my list kicks a lot of ass, and is no doubt better than any list you might start and abandon halfway through. Ahem. At any rate...run this, punk."

Posted on a Patton Oswalt Q&A message board:
"Here are 100 favorite movie moments of mine. I probably have 500 more. I tried to avoid any of the movies on the AFI List. Except for one, I think I did it. Enjoy:"


Please check out my other lists on Listal. My AMAZING UNDERRATED OBSCURE FILMS series has tons of other films in the Patton film geek vein.

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Comments

Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 31 15:51
Some of them are just too obscure for me but some of them made me crack a smile thinking "Yes, of course! Definitely!"
Posted: 2 years, 9 months ago at Jun 19 1:31
Patton Oswalt said Wild Wild West is the worst movie he saw.

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