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I thought this might be interesting... And give me some ideas for new films to watch...

What are your top-5 favorite Films??? (in any order and "at the moment")


Mine are:

25th Hour
Lord of the Rings Trilogy (That's right, I'm counting it as 1 film )
Tombstone
The Usual Suspects
The Big Lebowski
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Memento
LOTR
Kill Bill (yes, counted as one movie as well)
Spider-Man (yes 1 + 2 and probably 3 - generally impressed with the way the captured the comic)

Fahrenheit 9/11
The Pianist


@RIDE: The Usual Suspects is so highly rated on IMDB etc., but I kind of found it predictable rather than what you probably found it :-)

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Matrix (all 3, though the 1st was the best)
LEON (longer version of The Professional)
HEAT (Pacino and Deniro)
Highlander (the original)
Bound (dir by the Wachowski Bros)

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Reservoir Dogs
Vanilla Sky
Donnie Darko
The Big Lebowski
The Transporter

My favorite, per genre.

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@RIDE: The Usual Suspects is so highly rated on IMDB etc., but I kind of found it predictable rather than what you probably found it :-)
The more I watch it.. the more predictable it is to me...
Really, I enjoy the storyline and some of the small details, and really enjoy Kevin Spacey as an Actor.

The other movie I listed was The Big Lebowski.. The first time I saw this, I wondered if my sister-in-law (She recommended the film to me) was mildly-retarded.... I saw it a second time (against my will), I really started to like it.... now it has become one of my all-time favorite movies... Simply Hilarious.
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Reservoir Dogs
Vanilla Sky
Donnie Darko
The Big Lebowski
The Transporter

My favorite, per genre.
Oooh.. Yeah... Reservoir Dogs is FANTASTIC... great call!
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In alphabetical order:

Blackhawk Down
Full Metal Jacket
Holy Grail
Matrix Trilogy
Team America


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Collateral
Gladiator
Heat
The Patriot
Ronin
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Ok, so that's more than 5.....


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wow,, my top 5 are almost the same as toddg

except

not team america, and put in Tenacious D: Pick of Destiny

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Full Metal Jacket
Office Space
National Lampoons Christmas Vacation
Army of Darkness
Caddyshack

I could watch these a million times and never get bored with them.

Clerks 1 & 2 are great too

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Shawshank Redemption
Almost Famous : Untitled
The Godfather Part I & II (If we are combining movies I will combine these, but leave out III since it didn't have Tom Hagen)
Animal House
Ghostbusters

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Shawshank Redemption
Another great film!
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Ground Hog Day
Mr. Holland's Opus
Remember the Titans
Shawshank Redemption
Princess Bride
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This is a tough one. But if I really had to limit myself (I'm really into weird movies so I wouldn't be surprised if you never heard of any of them),

(in no particular order)

1. Bloody Sunday by Paul Greengrass
2. Elephant by Gus Van Sant
3. Suicide Club (a crazy Japanese film)
4. The Thin Red Line by Terrance Malick
5. Rize by David LaChappelle

Honorable Mentions:
Three Kings
Shaun of the Dead
Bubba ho Tep
The Exorcist
Equilibrium
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Ok, so that's more than 5.....
Wow. I have seen exactly one of those movies.
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