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  • Jimi
    Jimi wrote:
    What is yours?

    1. The Good, the bad and the ugly.
    2. Seven Samuri
    3. The piano
    4. Schindler's List
    5. Shine
    6. Gladiator
    7. The Crow
    8. Braveheart
    9. The Unforgiven
    10. Shawshank Reedemption

    1 and 2 were hard to decide on but having Morricone do the music score made it easier :)
  • Aurélien
    Aurélien wrote:
    >No shaun of the dead.

  • Yuki Inés
    Yuki Inés wrote:
    why 10? I don't think i can choose those movies i love into a list of 10, but:

    Three Colors Trilogy: Red (Kieslowski)
    Bakushû (Ozu)
    Before The Rain(Manchevski)
    Yi Yi (杨德昌)
    La flor de mi secreto (Almodovo)
    Los amantes del Círculo Polar(Julio Medem)
    Following (Nolan)
    Pulp Fiction
    Tango (Carlos Saura)
    Stolen Kiss(Truffaut)
    A Tale of Summertime(Rohmer)
    Plantform (贾樟柯)

    Milky Way Production操德咧,牛逼~
  • Sasha 莎莎 Wang
    1. Saving Private Ryan
    2. Avatar (hahaa, yeah whatever.)
    3. Dawn of the dead
    4. 28 weeks later
    5. Across the universe
    6. The Squid and the whale
    7. The orphan
    8. The exorcist
    9. The Nutty Professor 1 (anyone who doesn't like this film needs to go crawl into a hole and die)
    10. Team America: World Police
  • Sophie Qin
    Sophie Qin wrote:
    1.the hours
    2.into the wild
    3.fight club
    5.love me if you dare
    6.all about Lily Chou-Chou
    8.hot fuzz
  • Minger
    Minger wrote:
    This can only be a list of movies I like in no particular order, and I'm sure excludes some of my favorites:
    1. V for Vendetta (if English is not your first language, just bear through the first 20 minutes. You can stab me if it's not worth it.)
    2. The Shawshank Redemption
    3. Gladiator
    4. Leon (the professional)
    5. Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind
    6. American Beauty
    7. Braveheart
    8. Pulp Fiction
    9. The green mile
    10. Everybody's fine
    11. Snatch
    12. The devil's advocate
    13. Legends of the Fall
    14. Interview with a vampire
    15. Confucius (oops typo, I meant Avatar:-D)
  • Sasha 莎莎 Wang
    ahhh V for Vendetta is great, just did a whole essay on it for film class.
  • Alicia WANG
    Alicia WANG wrote:
    The Fellowship of the Ring
    The Two Towers
    The Return of the King

    Alien 1,2,3,4


    28 Days Later...

    I really like commercial films!
  • Joakim Berg Solum
    The top 3 on my list are movies that I can watch over and over again and still

    1. Monty Python and the Holy Grail
    2. Eternal Sunshine
    3. Requiem for a Dream
    4. Office Space
    5. Saving Private Ryan
    6. American Beauty
    7. LA Confidential (what can I say, I like Kevin Spacey)
    8. Equilibrium
    9. American Psycho (Love Christian Bale too...)
    10. Boondock Saints

    And special mention of course to... Grindhouse Planet Terror, and Machete! You just fucked with the wrong Mexican!
  • Malin Aaker
    Malin Aaker wrote:
    Hahah, for a moment I really thought you were not going to include plantet terror in your list!

    Mine (no order):

    Requiem for a dream
    Planet terror
    OSS 117
    My name is nobody
    Harold & Maud
    Shoot em up
    Surf's up
    Sin City
    Into the wild
  • Jon Magnus Ro
    Jon Magnus Ro wrote:
    jon gu, number 1 i definately agree with. nice to know i have a fellow holy grail lover in beijing ;)
  • Joakim Berg Solum
    Fellow? I want nothing to do with you! You turned me into a newt you witch!
  • Joakim Berg Solum
    Totally forgot about another one of my favorites... the old 70's Kung Fu movie "Crippled Avengers!"

    How could anyone not love it... a deaf/dumb guy, a retard, a blind man, and a leg-less man get together and form their own kung-fu style to take revenge on the man who crippled them! bwahahahahaha they just don't make movies like that anymore...
  • Jon Magnus Ro
    Jon Magnus Ro wrote:
    we are the knights who say...NI!

    and yes, i turned you into a newt...but you got better :)
  • Fahad Hashmi
    Fahad Hashmi wrote:
    1.Scarface .
    2.Taxi Driver.
    3.The Shawshank Redemption.
    4.Pulp Fiction.
    5.In the name of God.
    6.12 Monkeys.
    7.Forest gump.
    8.I am Sam.
    9.The pursuit of happiness.
    10.The gods must be crazy.
  • SaSa♣Yi
    SaSa♣Yi wrote:
    Before Sunset
    I've watched the film more than 10 times and even can memorize every scene.....
  • Saint - Spartacus
    1 the zoo (petter greenaway)
    2 Being John Malkovich (spike jonze)
    3 existenz,naked lunch
    4 Requiem for a dream
    5 after hours (martin scorsse)
    6 humain nature ( micheal gondry)
    7 Body Snatchers
    8 memento
    9 dekalog
    10 blow up
  • Pete DeMola
    Pete DeMola wrote:
    I'll go for 15 (in no particular order):

    1. La Dolce Vita (Fellini)
    2. Shaun of the Dead (Edgar Wright)
    3. Trainspotting (Danny Boyle)
    4. Requiem for a Dream (Aronofsky)
    5. Fight Club (Fincher)
    6. The Godfather, Parts I & II (Coppola)
    7. 28 Days Later (Danny Boyle)
    8. The Blues Brothers (John Landis)
    9. Buffalo '66 (Vincent Gallo)
    10. Taxi Driver (Scorsese)
    11. Do the Right Thing (Spike Lee)
    12. 8 1/2 (Fellini)
    13. Les quartre cents coups (Truffaut)
    14. Goodfellas (Scorsese)
    15. Dawn of the Dead (Romero)
  • Malin Aaker
    Malin Aaker wrote:
    Yeah, the more movie title appear here, the more I think "oh shit, how could I forget about this one, and this, and this ..."
  • Seth Grossman
    Seth Grossman wrote:
    Hmm just ten huh ok tough cross genre:

    2. Rushmore
    3. The Shining
    4. Raging Bull
    5.Burnt By The Sun
    6. Juno
    7. The Weather Underground
    8. Guazi Lai le(Devils On The Door Step)
    9. La Dolce Vida
    10. Last Tango in Paris

    damn what about the original Star Wars Trillogy? I need like a top 100 at least
  • Seth Grossman
    Seth Grossman wrote:
    Yuki's list was pretty right on, oh I forgot:

    the Dancer Upstairs
    Yeah the Godfather one and two
    Manhattan - Love and Death - Annie Hall - Take the Money and Run - Sleeper
    Harold and Maud (thanks Saibo)
    Dead Man
    Leon (the Professional)
    how do I stop?
  • Malin Aaker
    Malin Aaker wrote:
    Oh and "Human Trafic" too!
  • Minger
    Minger wrote:
    Since only Jon remembered Equilibrium, I've got to add that one to make sure it gets the attention it's due.
    And hell, I'll add all the Christian Bale batman movies while I'm at it.
  • Hariwan Zebari
    In no particular order :

    1. The Godfather 1 & 2
    2. Saw 1
    3. Snatch
    4. Leon
    5. Eternal Sunshine of the spotless mind
    6. Requiem for a Dream
    7. Usual Suspect
    8. Scarface
    9. Lock, Stock and two smoking barrels
    10. 11:14
    11. The Departed
    12. Ringu
    13. Pulp fiction
    14. Fight Club
    15. American Psycho
  • Daniel
    Daniel wrote:
    Also in no particular order:

    1) Before Sunrise/Before Sunset (I prefer the former, but they're pretty close)
    2)Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
    4) Last of the Mohicans
    6)La Vita E Bella
    9)Walk the Line
    10)American History X
  • Joakim Berg Solum
  • Saint - Spartacus
    little odessa
    dark city
    Black Cat/White Cat
    arizona dream
    funny game
    pink floyd wall
    las vegas parano
    Phantom of the Paradise
    Dead Ringers

  • @ndy
    @ndy wrote:
    NO.37 PLAN!!!
  • Peter Baird
    Peter Baird wrote:
    This is tough.

    1.The Godfather
    3.Schindlers List
    4.Gone with the Wind
    5.One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
    6.A Clockwork Orange
    7.Sunset Boulevard
    8.Fight Club
    9.Saving Private Ryan
    10.Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Ms Bla
    Ms Bla wrote:
    Saving Private Ryan
    still life三峡好人
    色戒unabridged(whatever )
    Kungfu panda
    Avatar (yeah sasha agree with u)
    午夜凶铃 リング

    not the newest...la lala i know hah
  • Ms Bla
    Ms Bla wrote:
    wow .....yoa alalautw cheers peter ! at least two we crash
  • Ms Bla
    Ms Bla wrote:
    Jeffrey you're pessimism
  • Ms Bla
    Ms Bla wrote:
    so this is why you loved rock&roll?
  • Ms Bla
    Ms Bla wrote:
    no i dont believe ! u lay
  • Ms Bla
    Ms Bla wrote:
    yo yo yo ke yi di a ni ........using pinyin lol
  • Wesker Albert
    Wesker Albert wrote:
    alomst famous
  • Lucia
    Lucia wrote:
    The most movies i like is "Dancing in the dark",The heroine of the film is Bejoke.
  • Daniel Westerberg
    Too many good movies to choose from :P god I love China, 10 rmb for a good quality dvd 9 :D got myself over 600 movies + tv series by now lol
  • Åse Marie Strand
    Holy hell. The order on this list could vary. Here goes:

    1. True Romance
    2. Fight Club
    3. The Big Lebowski
    4. Vanilla Sky
    5. Pulp Fiction
    6. Anchorman
    7. Gran Torino
    8. No Country For Old Men
    9. Closer
    10. High Fidelity
  • Åse Marie Strand
    And FYI, there is a different top ten for Westerns.
  • Pavoir Sponse
    Pavoir Sponse wrote:
    Genius, pure genius on every slide. Art mirroring life. I have had to go to 11 here

    The Nada Gang
    The Slightly Pregnant Man
    Band of Outsiders
    A Town of Love and Hate
    The Edge of Darkness
    The Battleship Potemkin
    Open City
    A Brief Affair
    Karayuki-san, the Making of a Prostitute
    The Man Who Loved Women
    Effi Briest
  • Ramz
    Ramz wrote:
    This is an impossible question. To better answer it it should be broken down into different cats.

    aka, top 10:

    etc etc.
  • Daniel
    Daniel wrote:
    I forgot about Gran Torino. That'd definitely be in my top 10.
  • Sasha 莎莎 Wang
    Totally adding "Big Fish" to my list, such a great film.
  • Pavoir Sponse
    Pavoir Sponse wrote:
    good article on Rohmer if anyone is interested....

  • Simon Frederic
    there are just too many good movies- making a list would be something i should have done with books and movies.
    many famous scifi books made in movie are good
    dune for one
    can check this
  • Erik Røger
    Erik Røger wrote:
    In no order:
    One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
    Stir of The Echoes
    Football Factory
    American History X
    Fight Club
    Batman (1989)
    Abre los ojos (1997 original Vanilla Sky with Penelope Cruz way better)
    Green Mile
    This is England
    Taxi Driver

    (too hard to narrow down to 10)
  • 残乐
    残乐 wrote:
    you guys make me a huge list to finish~

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