Favorite Movies

Discussion in 'General Chit Chat' started by ST-321, Oct 7, 2001.

  1. ST-321

    ST-321 New Recruit

    Ok, so I put down The Three Amigos as my favorite non SW movie in my profile. If I had put a more complete list it would have included:

    The Blues Brothers
    The Princess Bride
    Forbidden Planet
    Lawrence of Arabia
    2001: a Space Odyssey
    the Indiana Jones movies

    and I am hoping to add Fellowship of the Ring to the list quite soon :)

    Anyone else care to share their lists?
  2. Eriksf11

    Eriksf11 New Recruit

    I like the following film:

    Forest Gump
    Indiana Jones
  3. richkulach

    richkulach New Recruit

    but what about...

    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back!!

    Movie of the year, right there

    Come on, Kevin Smith:king:, so many SW refrences:saber:, and Shannon Elizabeth in a black leather jump suit!!!:shocked:

    Like I said, Movie of the Year!!
  4. Talon

    Talon New Recruit

    I am awaiting the DVD release of Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. I have heard it was a real funny movie packed with Star Wars references and hot chicks! Woo-Hoo!!
  5. wookiee_cookiee

    wookiee_cookiee Moderator Staff Member

    My fave non SW movies are:
    Pee-Wee's Big Adventure
    Moulin Rouge :love:
    Empire Records
    Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery

  6. AmShak

    AmShak Senior Moderator Staff Member

    Sorry about the "Three Amigo" comment. I have a buddy who is a huge Martin Short fan and I love to give him crap about his moives. I'm sure that you can find problems with the movies that i'm going to list, so I'll shut up.

    In no order..........

    Strange Brew
    Swimming w/ Sharks
    Good Fellas
    The Crow
    Dazed and Confused
    Austin Powers (both of them)
    Blade Runner
    Sixth Sense

    So there you go

  7. Borsk

    Borsk Administrator Staff Member

    Is your 'Highlander' pick all inclusive? Are you counting Highlander 2: The Quickening or any of the others?

    The only good part in H2:TQ was seeing Sean Connery walk around England acting like an idiot. That ending was horrible.


    To your list I would add:

    • Fincher Movies (such as Fight Club and Se7en)
    • The Usual Suspects
    • Aliens (I like the 2nd one better)
    • Kubrick movies (2001: A Space Odessey, etc)
    • Kevin Spacey movies (American Beauty and a few that have already been mentioned)
    • Sam Jackson movies (Pulp Fiction, Unbreakable)
    • The Hunt for Red October
    • Total Recall
    • Conan the Barbarian (if only for the music)

    I don't know, that's what I can think of off the top of my head. Nobody has suggested an *unwatchable* movie yet and I think Am Shak's list is very decent.

    Oh yeah, and every Kevin Smith movie is worth watching. Several times in fact.
  8. AmShak

    AmShak Senior Moderator Staff Member

    only the first Highlander. i have no idea what they were thinking about when they made the others.
  9. Mittbretturuodo

    Mittbretturuodo Space Cowboy

    Here's a short stack of my fav's:

    Reservoir Dogs
    I.J. Trilogy
    Pulp Fiction
    Enter the Dragon
    Young Guns I & II
    Gone in 60 Seconds
    Back to the Future I, II, & III
    Die Hard
    Die Hard With A Vengence

    I'm sure there are a couple more I just san't remember right now.
  10. Talon

    Talon New Recruit

    Here are some of my favorites...

    1) Slap Shot
    2) Strange Brew
    3) King Pin
    4) American Pie
    5) Indiana Jones flicks
  11. BlueHarvest

    BlueHarvest New Recruit

    My Fav. List...

    My favorite (well, the one's I can remember right now) movies:

    (S.Edn - Special Edition)
    -Fight Club (S.Edn)
    -Seven (S.Edn)
    -Alien 3
    -The Game
    -Alien (S.Edn)
    -Aliens (S.Edn)
    -Bladerunner (S.Edn)
    -The Abyss (S.Edn)
    -Strange Days
    -True Lies
    -Terminator (S.Edn)
    -T2 (S.Edn)
    -Last Of The Mohicans (S.Edn)
    -Schindlers List
    -Saving Private Ryan
    -The Crow (S.Edn)
    -Big Lebowski
    -Brazil (S.Edn)
    -12 Monkeys
    -Sixth Sense (S.Edn)
    -Pulp Fiction (S.Edn)
    -Reservoir Dogs
    -Cop Land (S.Edn)
    -The Godfather 1 & 2
    -Leon (S.Edn)
    -Killing Zoe
    -Romeo Is Bleeding
    -Hellraiser (S.Edn)
    -Hellraiser 2 (S.Edn)
    -Lord Of Illusoins (S.Edn)
    -Indiana Jones Trilogy
    -Buffalo 66
    -Exorcist 1 & 3
    -Evil Dead
    -Trainspotting (S.Edn)
    -Shallow Grave
    -Predator 1 & 2
    -Robocop 1 (S.Edn) & 2
    -Toy Story 1 & 2

    There are more movies on my list...trust me... Grey matter is soaked right now, big-time brain burp! Can't think of anymore!
  12. AmShak

    AmShak Senior Moderator Staff Member




    I feel much better now
  13. Deathstar

    Deathstar Visit vacation paradise!


    Hey BlueHarvest, Must be a lot of cold winter nights up yonder with that list. Great list!
    Here is the Deathstar's list:
    Night of the Living Dead
    Dawn of the Dead
    Return of the Living Dead
    Evil Dead
    Evil Dead II
    Prince of Darkness
    The Thing-Old
    The Thing-New
    Day of the Dead
    Army of Darkness
    For some reason I keep looking under the bed before I go to sleep at nights!
  14. Barada

    Barada Saboteur

    Deathstar, now that's a list! Horror and sci-fi rule! The Living dead movies were way ahead of their time, especially as far as makeup effects go.

    Here's my list.

    John Carpenter's The Thing
    Friday the 13th
    Planet of the Apes (both versions)
    Raiders of the Lost ark
    Independence Day
    Starship Troopers
    The Living Dead Series

  15. BlueHarvest

    BlueHarvest New Recruit


    MAN! There are a poop load of movies I missed completely!

    -The Thing (Carpenter's)
    -Usual Suspects
    -Waiting For Guffman
    -Best Of Show
    -The Graduate
    -One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
    -2001: Space Odyssey
    -Dr. Strangelove
    -Apocalypse Now
    -Midnight Cowboy
    -The Deer Hunter
    -Iron Giant
    -12 Angry Men
    -7th Voyage of Sinbad
    -Angel Heart
    -Bram Stoker's Dracula (only scene's with Gary Oldman & Anthony Hopkins)
    -Street Fighter (w/Sonny Chiba... CLASIC!)
    -Close Encounter's Of The Third Kind
    -Hunt For Red October
    -Sleepy Hollow
    -Nightmare Before X-Mas
    -Runaway Train
    -Rosemary's Baby
    -Red Rock West
    -Legends of the Fall
    -River's Edge
    -The Insider
    -The Mosquito Coast
    -Presumed Innocent
    -Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
    -Tora! Tora! Tora!
    -Planet Of The Apes (new & old)
    -Glengarry Glen Ross
    -The Ref
    -Swimming With Sharks
    -Looking for Richard
    -L.A. Confidential
    -A Bug's Life
    -American Beauty
    -The Big Kahuna
    -Sid & Nancy
    -Immortal Beloved
    -The Fifth Element
    -Rambo: First Blood

    :D Gee-wiz! How could I pssobly forget these babies! There's more missing, there just hasta be!!!:rolleyes:
  16. Deathstar

    Deathstar Visit vacation paradise!


    Since we're on a roll; :rotfl:

    Replacement Killers
    Platoon Leader
    Point of no Return-Both versions
    Zulu *****
    Zulo Dawn
    All 007 James Bond movie
    especially Goldfinger!
    Hellraiser series
    Single White Female
    The Hand that Rocks the Cradle
    Howling series
    The Birds
    Full Metal Jacket
    The Kiss
    Return from the Dead II-Forgot this one!
    Silence of the Lambs
    The Dogs of War
    Prince of the City
    All Chris Walkin movies!



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