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Your Top 50 Films of All Time


#1

1. Pulp Fiction ( Quentin Tarantino, 1994)

2. Donnie Darko (Richard Kelly, 2001)

3. There Will Be Blood (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2007)

4. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (Sergio Leone, 1966)

5. Into the Wild (Sean Penn, 2007)

6. Fight Club (David Fincher, 1999)

7. Kill Bill (Quentin Tarantino, 2003/2004)

8. Punch-Drunk Love (Paul Thomas Anderson, 200

9. Amelie from Montmartre (Jean-Pierre Jeunet, 2001)

10. Titanic (James Cameron, 1997)

11. Good Will Hunting (Gus Van Sant, 1997)

12. Battle Royale (Kinji Fukasaku, 2000)

13. Gladiator (Ridley Scott, 2000)

14. The Squid and the Whale (Noah Baumbach, 2005)

15. Inglourious Basterds (Quentin Tarantino, 2009)

16. A Swedish Love Story (Roy Andersson, 1960)

17. Happiness (Todd Solondz, 1998)

18. Cool Hand Luke (Stuart Rosenberg, 1967)

19. Before Sunsire (Richard Linklater, 1995)

20. Candy (Neil Armfield, 2006)

21. Juno (Jason Reitman, 2007)

22. Magnolia (Paul Thomas Anderson, 1999)

23. Blinkende Lygter (Anders Thomas Jensen, 2000)

24. Control (Anton Corbijn, 2007)

25. Reservoir Dogs (Quentin Tarantino, 1992)

26. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Terry Gilliam, 1998)

27. Bande á Part (Jean-Luc Godard, 1964)

28. Mulholland Drive (David Fincher, 2001)

29. No Country for Old Men ( Joel/Ethan Coen, 2007)

30. High Fidelity (Stephen Frears, 2000)

31. Monday (Hiroyuki Tanaka, 2000)

32. The Assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford (Andrew Dominik, 2007)

33. Short Cuts (Robert Altman, 1993)

34. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (Guy Ritchie, 1998)

35. Death Proof (Quentin Tarantino, 2007)

36. Eyes Wide Shut (Stanley Kubrick, 1999)

37. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Michel Gondry, 2004)

38. American Pie (

39. Black Cat, White Cat (Emir Kustarica, 1998)

40. The Dark Knight (Christopher Nolan, 2008)

41. The Shining (Stanley Kubrick, 1980)

42. Finding Forrester (Gus Van Sant, 2000)

43. Superbad (Greg Mottola, 2007)

44. The Departed (Martin Scorsese, 2008)

45. A bout the Souffle (Jean-luc Godard, 1960)

46. Young Guns (Christopher Cain, 1988)

47. Suspiria (Dario Argento, 1977)

48. Burn After Reading (Ethan/Joel Coen, 2008)

49. The Graduate (Mike Nichols, 1967)

50. Old Boy (Park Chan-wook, 2003)


#2

Haven’t we done this thread before?



I guess I should make a new one anyway. If I can be bothered when I get back home today.


#3

Well heres my top 50 in no particular order.

1.Taxi Driver

2.Reservoir Dogs

3.Braveheart

4.Jackie Brown

5.Pulp Fiction

6.Once Upon A Time In America

7.Raging Bull

8.Cannibal Holocaust

9.Hostel (and part 2)

10.A Bronx Tale

11.True Romance

12.Fargo

13.No Country For Old Men

14.There Will Be Blood

15.Burn After Reading

16.Magnolia

17.Boogie Nights

18.From Dusk Till Dawn

19.Gladiator

20.The King Of Comedy

21.Goodfellas

22.Casino

23.Traffic

24.Desperado

25.Cabin Fever

26.Halloween

27.Scream (and the sequels)

28.Dog Day Afternoon

29.Heat

30.American Beauty

31.Shawshank Redemption

32.Blood Simple

33.Brokeback Mountain

34.Inglourious Basterds

35.Babel

36.The Departed

37.Full Metal Jacket

38.The Shining

39.The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

40.Bully

41.Scarface

42.Kids

43.21 Grams

44.Good Will Hunting

45.The Godfather Part II

46.Once Upon A Time In The West

47.The Blair Witch Project

48.Rocky

49.Apocalypse Now

50.Crash



Im sure im missing some out.


#4

I thought you hated Kids? Or was it just the kids in Kids that you hated?


#5

[quote=“RatQuiRit”]I thought you hated Kids? Or was it just the kids in Kids that you hated?[/quote]
I hated the characters so much to the point that I loved the movie.


#6

I corrected the topic title.



Here are my Top 50 Films of All Time. I have put them into 3 leagues in order. With the exception of the first three films in league 1, there is no particular order in each league.



League 1:

  1. Pulp Fiction
  2. Kill Bill
  3. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  4. The Godfather
  5. The Godfather: Part II
  6. The Shawshank Redemption
  7. No Country For Old Men
  8. Fargo
  9. The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
  10. The Departed
  11. Raging Bull
  12. Casino
  13. The Aviator
  14. Fight Club
  15. 2001: A Space Odyssey
  16. The Shining



    League 2:
  17. Jackie Brown
  18. Inglourious Basterds
  19. Reservoir Dogs
  20. Death Proof
  21. Goodfellas
  22. Scarface
  23. Unforgiven
  24. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  25. The Proposition
  26. There Will Be Blood
  27. Once Upon a Time in the West
  28. The Wild Bunch
  29. The Searchers
  30. Rio Bravo
  31. Full Metal Jacket
  32. The Big Lebowski
  33. O’ Brother, Where Art Thou?
  34. L.A Confidential
  35. Schindler’s List
  36. Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
  37. Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi
  38. Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back
  39. Psycho



    League 3:
  40. Duck, You Sucker
  41. Superman
  42. Superman II
  43. Terminator 2
  44. Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace
  45. The Matrix
  46. The Matrix: Reloaded
  47. Sin City
  48. Watchmen
  49. Casino Royale
  50. Enter the Dragon

#7

[quote=“Ify”]
49. Casino Royale
[/quote]
Are you fucking serious?


#8

All American films too?


#9

Nice to see Watchmen on your list, Ify.



I have posted this list several times, but here I go again:



My 102 FAVORITE movies of ALL TIME:


  1. Kill Bill: Vol.2
  2. Kill Bill: Vol.1
  3. Watchmen
  4. Chung Hing sam lam (Chungking Express)
  5. Kikujiro no natsu (Summer of Kikujiro)
  6. Sonatine
  7. Hana-bi
  8. Jackie Brown
  9. Death Proof
  10. Pulp Fiction


  11. Inglourious Basterds
  12. Kaze no tani no Naushika (Nausicaä from the Valley of the Winds)
  13. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  14. The Delta Force
  15. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
  16. Le fabuleux destin d’ Amélie Poulain (Amélie)
  17. Ghost Busters
  18. Batman Begins
  19. The Dark Knight
  20. Ghostbusters II
  21. About Schmidt
  22. Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi (Spirited Away)
  23. Lost Horizon
  24. Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem
  25. It’s a Wonderful Life
  26. The Wizard of Oz
  27. RoboCop
  28. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  29. Reservoir Dogs
  30. Lost in Translation
  31. Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  32. The Royal Tenenbaums
  33. BMX Bandits
  34. Vamos a matar, companeros
  35. You Can’t Take it With You
  36. Arsenic and Old Lace
  37. Brother [2000]
  38. Lone Wolf McQuade
  39. Dawn of the Dead [1978]
  40. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
  41. Duo luo tian shi (Fallen Angels)
  42. Ying xiong (Hero)
  43. Invasion U.S.A.
  44. The Terminator
  45. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  46. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
  47. Dolls [2002]
  48. Puppet Master
  49. Mononoke-hime (Princess Mononoke)
  50. Starship Troopers


  51. Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  52. American Beauty
  53. Smokey and the Bandit
  54. Shao Lin san shi liu fang (The 36 Chambers of Shaolin)
  55. Cheng shi lie ren (City Hunter)
  56. American Psycho
  57. From Dusk Till Dawn
  58. The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
  59. Spider-Man
  60. Tonari no totoro (My Neighbor Totoro)
  61. Napoleon Dynamite
  62. South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
  63. Rio Bravo
  64. Spider-Man 2
  65. Four Rooms
  66. Kurenai no buta (Pòrco Rósso)
  67. Carrie
  68. The Sound of Music
  69. Death Wish
  70. Rushmore
  71. Sideways
  72. The Apple
  73. Death Wish II
  74. Death Wish 3
  75. Achilles to kame
  76. Rolling Thunder
  77. Commando
  78. Cheung fo (The Mission)
  79. Lifeforce
  80. Izo
  81. Rambo: First Blood Part II
  82. Out for Justice
  83. Walking Tall [1973]
  84. Breakin’
  85. Rocky IV
  86. Garden State
  87. Being There
  88. Rajio no jikan (Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald)
  89. Tekkon kinkurîto (Tekkonkinkreet)
  90. The Fury
  91. Convoy
  92. Fa yeung nin wa (In the Mood for Love)
  93. The Mechanic
  94. Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
  95. Equilibrium
  96. Under Siege
  97. Scarface [1983]
  98. Falling Down
  99. Jui kuen II ((The Legend of) Drunken Master)
  100. Ong-Bak


  101. Knocked Up
  102. Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

#10

Strange list.


#11

65. Four Rooms



Are you kidding me?? Or just the parts made by RR and QT? (Even if QT’s part was worthless IMO).

If I could decide each part was a separate movie, I’d rank the 2 other parts in the 50 worst movies I’ve seen, especially the one with Madonna.

I have atrocious memories about that movie haha


#12

I think Kenneth just listed all the movies hes ever seen.


#13

[quote=“Mr.Pink”]I think Kenneth just listed all the movies hes ever seen.[/quote]

Haha, nope. I listed my 102 favorite movies from the thousands and thousands of movies I have seen in my life.



I like Four Rooms, all the rooms actually. RR’s room is my fav. I like the concept of the movie, and it’s tone, and everything. highly entertaining imo.


#14

[quote=“Col. Crazy Kenneth”][quote=“Mr.Pink”]I think Kenneth just listed all the movies hes ever seen.[/quote]

Haha, nope. I listed my 102 favorite movies from the thousands and thousands of movies I have seen in my life.



I like Four Rooms, all the rooms actually. RR’s room is my fav. I like the concept of the movie, and it’s tone, and everything. highly entertaining imo.[/quote]
Your list is very mediocre.


#15

In what way? I think it’s a good mixture of old and new, A-movies and B-movies, different genres, and countries. Nice variety.

and btw, remember it’s not a “greatest films I have ever seen” list, it’s a “my favorite movies of all time” list.


#16

[quote=“Col. Crazy Kenneth”]In what way? I think it’s a good mixture of old and new, A-movies and B-movies, different genres, and countries. Nice variety.

and btw, remember it’s not a “greatest films I have ever seen” list, it’s a “my favorite movies of all time” list.[/quote]
It seems like your not into critically aclaimed movies but into mediocre movies like Rambo and Commando. And seriously Rocky 4? Its the worst of the series.


#17

[quote=“Mr.Pink”][quote=“Col. Crazy Kenneth”]In what way? I think it’s a good mixture of old and new, A-movies and B-movies, different genres, and countries. Nice variety.

and btw, remember it’s not a “greatest films I have ever seen” list, it’s a “my favorite movies of all time” list.[/quote]
It seems like your not into critically aclaimed movies but into mediocre movies like Rambo and Commando. And seriously Rocky 4? Its the worst of the series.[/quote]

Rambo and Commando are two highly entertaining action movies. Mediocre maybe from a filmmaking perspective, but again: this is a FAVORITE list. Yeah, many people say part 4 is the worst Rocky, but it’s the one I enjoy most.

And there are quite a few critically acclaimed movies in there. Like the Frank Capra ones for example.


#18

[quote=“G”]All American films too?[/quote]

Look again. Even if they were all-American, what’s wrong with that?

[quote=“Col. Crazy Kenneth”]Nice to see Watchmen on your list, Ify.
[/quote]

When I first saw it at the cinema, I wasn’t impressed at all. A while later, I couldn’t stop thinking about some of the scenes in it (like the opening credit sequence and the Comedian’s funeral), so I decided to get the Director’s Cut on Blu Ray. The last week, I’ve been alternating between Zack Snyder’s and Dave Gibbons’ commentary tracks. The film is fucking awesome!


#19

[quote=“Ify”][quote=“G”]All American films too?[/quote]

Look again. Even if they were all-American, what’s wrong with that?
[/quote]

Well first didn’t know it was “favs” and not “best” (whatever that difference means). Second, the fact that you think not one non-American film is better than Fight Club or Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. But again, someone said this is a favs list and not what you think is the best, so whatever, try to forget what I said then.



Looked at your list again, I guess I am looking at the Leone films at being foreign to America?


#20

[quote=“G”][quote=“Ify”][quote=“G”]All American films too?[/quote]

Look again. Even if they were all-American, what’s wrong with that?
[/quote]

Well first didn’t know it was “favs” and not “best” (whatever that difference means). Second, the fact that you think not one non-American film is better than Fight Club or Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. But again, someone said this is a favs list and not what you think is the best, so whatever, try to forget what I said then.



Looked at your list again, I guess I am looking at the Leone films at being foreign to America?[/quote]

Yeah, The Proposition as well. You pretty much answered your own questions there.



I don’t really think of films according to country.