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Old 06-02-04, 02:40 PM
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planning to build a mini dvd collection....

need some advice on what to get, im mostly looking for recent movies, not 'classics' or things like that. here is a current list of what i have....

The Lion King (Two Disc)
Se7en (Two Disc, widescreen)
The Last Samurai (Two Disc)
The Accidental Spy
American Beauty (Widescreen)
Bend It Like Beckham (Widescreen)
Bowling for Columbine
Chicago (Widescreen)
A Guy Thing
Ice Age (Two Disc)
Lilo and Stitch
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings (Two Disc, Widescreen)
Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Two Disc, Widescreen)
Lord of the Rings: THe Return of the King (Two Disc, Widescreen)
Spirited Away (Two Disc)
Saving Private Ryan (Widescreen)
A Walk to Remember
Princess Mononoke
Mulholland Dr.
Ratrace (Widescreen)
Requiem for a Dream
Fight Club

No idea what else to get, planning to get

Training Day

and a few others... and reccomendations would be appreciated.
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Old 06-02-04, 02:51 PM
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T2: Ultimate Edition and Matrix are crucial, although Matrix will definitely be rereleased eventually.
Also Monsters, Inc. and Finding Nemo would be good additions.
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Old 06-02-04, 11:45 PM
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Collections should be made up of films that you personally love/want to see multiple times. Everyone can list films that mean something to them that you may enjoy but that is no guarantee they will be something you want to own.

Do you blind buy, rent, other? Basically just watch the movies that interest you and then explore who wrote, directed, starred in them and before you know it you will come across more films to see then time to do so.

You can start with some of the top lists at IMDb, check out review sites and search by what they rated them. The two links in my signature can be used to rate movies you've seen and provide ideas for other movies you may enjoy.
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