fav films

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by 1alexm, Jan 14, 2006.

  1. 1alexm

    1alexm Member

    (im sure this aint been mentioned before)

    just out of intreast, what are your favorite films

    :cool: :cool: :cool:
  2. dyl

    dyl Active Member

    Why not start the thread off with your choices then?
  3. HBB

    HBB Active Member

    Shaun of the Dead! :D
  4. KMJ Recordings

    KMJ Recordings Supporting Member

    Saddo alert!

    Starwars Episode IV, VI, V and III in that order....(I want to record a CD full of arrangements of John Williams stuff - how bad is that?)

    Life of Brian
    The Raiders stuff
  5. 1alexm

    1alexm Member

    south park (bigger, longer and uncut)
  6. Lisa

    Lisa Member

    I'm just watching a film at the moment on bbc 2 called Pleasantville. Its really good...just the sort of strange, slightly surreal film that I like!
  7. kiwiposaune

    kiwiposaune New Member

    Reservoir Dogs
    Shindler's List
    The Castle (Aussie movie)
    Layer Cake
    Ocean's Eleven
    Bull Durham
    Risky Business (movie that made Tom Cruise famous)
    Life of Brian
    A Simple Plan
    Get Shorty
  8. Kerwintootle

    Kerwintootle Member

    Pulp Fiction
    Once were Warriors
    Shawshank Redemption
    Scrooge (Alistair Sim version)
    Interstate 60
    Whale Rider
  9. DublinBass

    DublinBass Supporting Member

    I think favourite films change throughout a persons lifetime.

    I'll try to recall the highlights of my favourite films

    Star Wars
    Raiders of The Lost Ark
    Star Wars
    Superman II
    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
    Animal House
    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
    Empire Strikes Back
    Batman (1989)
    Empire Strikes Back
    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
    Star Wars Special Edition
    Empire Strikes Back Special Edition
    Shawshank Redemption
    Shawshank Redemption
    Van Wilder
    Old School
    Batman Returns
    (currently searching)

    That about summarizes my 32 years of movie appreciation.
  10. Anno Draconis

    Anno Draconis Well-Known Member

    In no order...

    Truman Show
    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
    Crouching Tiger
    Jurassic Park, Star Wars and The Matrix (the first one in each series!)
    Blazing Saddles
    Italian Job (NOT the cruddy remake)
    The Ladykillers

    I'm sure I'll think of others...
  11. Steve

    Steve Active Member

    American Beauty
    Shawshank Remption
    The Kill Bill's
    Pulp Fiction
    Sin City
    Million Dollar Baby
    The Monty Python's
    Dude Where's My Car
    Monsters Inc
    Bedknobs & Broomsticks
    The Goonies
    Happy Gilmore
    True Romance
    Plunket & Mclain
    Fight Club

    Im just gonna stop there, I could go on forever
  12. Charmed

    Charmed Active Member

    I can't particularly highlight my favourite films but those that I have and re watch regularly are:

    Mission Impossible 1 & 2
    Under Siege 1 & 2
    The Bourne Supremacy 1 & 2
    Double Jeopardy
    Miss Congeniality 1 & 2
    Runaway Bride
    You've Got Mail
    Lethal Weapon 1, 2, 3 & 4
    Die Hard 1,2 & 3

    God I've got over 300 DVD's (saddo that I am!), but you get the picture, I love movies especially action hero and romantic comedy films.
  13. Rapier

    Rapier Supporting Member

    The Green Mile
    We Were Soldiers
    All Star Wars
    All Indiana Jones
    Top Gun
    All Die Hards
    Lethal Weapons
    Clear and Present Danger
    Heartbreak Ridge
    In the Line of Fire (I think that's the title, Clint Eastwood as an Ageing Bodyguard (been there, done that ;))).
    The Italian Job
    Most Arnie Films
    Some of the Bond movies
    The Rock
    The Untouchables
    The Harry Potters
    Lord of the Rings Triology
    The Incredibles
    Toy Story 1&2
    Saving Private Ryan
    The Great Escape

    loads more but can't think of them.
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2006
  14. yonhee

    yonhee Active Member

    The annoying things about having a little brother (well one of them) is that all the films he likes get seen so many times that I hate them now. Like Indiana Jones all the Jackie Chan ones and all the Will Smith ones and loads of others. And I dont think I have a favourite film.
  15. ian perks

    ian perks Active Member

    The Long Good Friday:woo x10
    Get Carter(Micheal Caine):woo x10
    The Italian Job (Micheal Caine) as above x 10
    The Good The Bad&The Ugly:clap: x9
    The Magnificent 7
    Dracula AD 1972
    To The Devil A Daughter
    The Devil Rides Out
    The Great Escape
    Hound Of The Baskervilles(Basil Rathbone)
    Confessions Of a Window Cleaner
    The Bridge On The River Kwai
    The Big Job
    The Swenney (2)
    Escape From Sobibor
    Fatal Atraction
    Hands Of The Ripper
    Rita Sue&Bob To
    The Wicker Man
    Some top films there to have a look at but the top 3 are my all time best
  16. Griffin

    Griffin Active Member

    Apocalypse Now
    The Big Lebowski
    The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    Shawshank Redemption
    O Brother, Where art thou?
    The Matrix
    War Games
  17. Mister 4x4

    Mister 4x4 Member

    I have a bunch as well - mostly Sci-Fi and Action, but I like most movie genre's:
    Lethal Weapon series
    Star Wars saga (all of them)
    Star Trek series (all of them - some more than others)
    Tom Clancy 'Jack Ryan' series (Hunt for Red October, et. al)
    Die Hard series
    Back to the Future series
    Terminator series
    Matrix series
    Indiana Jones series
    Spiderman 1 & 2
    MIB 1 & 2
    Batman series (all of them... some more than others)
    Highlander series
    O Brother, Where art thou?
    League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
    Search for the Holy Grail
    The Mummy 1 & 2
    Scorpion King
    Pitch Black
    Pearl Harbor
    Shawshank Redemption
    X-men 1 & 2
    Princess Bride
    Office Space
    The Spirit of St. Louis (w/Jimmy Stewart)
    They were expendable (John Wayne WWII movie)
    Squadron of Misfits (Black Sheep Squadron pilot)
    Top Gun
    Independence Day
    Pirates of the Carribean
    Gone in Sixty Seconds
    Major League
    Bull Durham
    Memphis Belle
    No Man's Land

    Too many others to list, but if I'm flipping channels and any of these are on, you can write me off until it's over.
  18. 1alexm

    1alexm Member

    forrest gump
    back to the future
    blues brothers
    saving private ryan
    toy story
    mr bean - the ultimate disaster movie (a personal best)
  19. I love Sleepers. The Green Mile, Saving Private Ryan, Schindlers List, The Pianist(though i cant watch it all the way through it makes me cry) and any girly romcom.Also cant believe noone has mentioned Withnail and I thats a classic. Han x
  20. LeDragon

    LeDragon Active Member

    Tombstone and The Green Mile.

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