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Old 09-08-06, 07:02 PM
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You can only have 10 DVD's movie singles!

You can only have 10 DVD's movie singles!

Now that I've got your attention ... IF you could only have 10 DVD's movie singles what 10 would they be? Single movie DVD's not box sets or multi movie disc ... no cheating. One movie per disc. What is your recommendation for this list?

I'm interested to know what your list might be, for me it's a tough call. I'll reserve my list for later, soon as I figure out what it is.
Old 09-08-06, 08:20 PM
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porn x 10.
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I've actually got one of those....1 set..10 discs...50 hours of porn...ridiculous...of course this doesn't apply much to this thread at all
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Cinema Paradiso (1989)
The Naked Gun (1988)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967)
Red Beard (1965)
Ride the High Country (1962)
A Star Is Born (1954)
A Matter of Life and Death (Region 2 Japan DVD, 1946)
The Miracle of Morganís Creek (1944)
Itís a Gift (1934)
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Draft #1...

Ace Venture: Pet Detective
Appleseed
Better Off Dead
The Brothers McMullen
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Napoleon Dynamite
Predator
The Punisher (Thomas Jane)
Dirty Harry
Tommy Boy
The Transporter
Old 09-09-06, 12:16 PM
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Originally Posted by freshticles
I've actually got one of those....1 set..10 discs...50 hours of porn...ridiculous...of course this doesn't apply much to this thread at all
That's ok, it's in the wrong forum anyway, and the thread title is just barely comprehensible.

good times.
Old 09-09-06, 12:22 PM
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At this particular moment in time:

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
Red River (1948)
Ikiru (1952)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Spartacus (1960)
The Great Escape (1963)
Zulu (1964)
Samurai Rebellion (1967)
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
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With all your restrictions, this just becomes a "10 favorite movies" list instead of 10 favorite dvds, so why not ask it in the movies section?

Anyways, in no order -

Godfather 1
Apocalypse Now
Seven Samurai
Brazil
Treasure of Sierra Madre
Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
Black Narcissus
Once Upon A Time In The West
Monty Python & The Holy Grail
Raiders of the Lost Ark

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In no particular order:

Repo Man
Better Off Dead
Citizen Kane
Out Of The Past
Slacker
Night Of The Hunter
Nashville
Taxi Driver
Jules & Jim
Detour
Old 09-09-06, 07:21 PM
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1. The Godfather
2. The Empire Strikes Back
3. Braveheart
4. The Shawshank Redemption
5. Goodfellas
6. Gladiator
7. Aliens
8. Raiders Of The Lost Ark
9. The Silence Of The Lambs
10. Pulp Fiction
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Originally Posted by chess
That's ok, it's in the wrong forum anyway, and the thread title is just barely comprehensible.

good times.

Read the first part of the post ...

"Now that I got your attention ..." seem to have worked. LOL Sort of a made you look.


It is recommendation, so I thought this was the right forum, if not I'm sorry.
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In no particular order:
1) Nightmare Before Christmas
2) Brazil
3) The Spy Who Loved Me
4) From Russia With Love
5) The Big Loebowski
6) Rear Window
7) Ed Wood
8) Garden State
9) When Harry Met Sally
10) True Romance
Its all about the replay value...This was quite hard for me.

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For now, I'll take these..

Casablanca
JFK
Hunt for Red October
Young Frankenstein
Pulp Fiction
GoodFellas
Heat
Shawshank Redemption
Ocean's 11
O Brother Where art Thou
Old 09-09-06, 09:38 PM
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Originally Posted by wakwak007
In no particular order:
1) Nightmare Before Christmas
2) Brazil
3) The Spy Who Loved Me
4) From Russia With Love
5) The Big Loebowski
6) Rear Window
7) Ed Wood
8) Garden State
9) When Harry Met Sally
10) True Romance
Its all about the replay value...This was quite hard for me.
Nice list Wak...BTW, its Justin, I sent ya an email. Been a while since Ive seen you post here and I heard you left the old Quest a while ago.

Anyways, back on topic. My list:
1-Oldboy
2-2046
3-Seven Samurai
4-Godfather
5-Star Wars (anh)
6-Fight Club
7-Sense and Sensibility
8-The Incredibles
9-Heat
10-Kill Bill
Old 09-09-06, 10:27 PM
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The Godfather, Brokeback Mountain, Pulp Fiction, Almost Famous, Raging Bull, United 93, LOTR: Fellowship, Mystic River, Godfather II, Shawshank Redemption
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Superman
Superman Ii: The Richard Donner Cut
The Shawshank Redemption
Goodfellas
The Godfather
The Godfather Part Ii
The Godfather Part Iii
Amadeus
The World According To Garp
Gone With The Wind
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The Shawshank Redemption
The Naked Gun
American Beauty
The Godfather
Blast from the Past
True Lies
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Die Hard
The Big Lebowski

Tentative, of course.
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Star Wars
The Empire Strikes Back
Return of the Jedi
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Superman: The Movie
Gladiator
The Lost Prince
Gone with the Wind
The Shawshank Redemption
The Lake House
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Mulholland Dr.
Raise the Red Lantern
Macross: Do You Remember Love?
The Double Life of Veronique
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
The Empire Strikes Back
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Amelie
Female Convict Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
Female Convict Scorpion: Beast Stable
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Originally Posted by slop101
With all your restrictions, this just becomes a "10 favorite movies" list instead of 10 favorite dvds, so why not ask it in the movies section?
This might be a little different. Some DVDers could be horror nuts, others psych-thriller fiends - yet, they might not want to have 10 of the exact same genre if only allocated 10 DVDs. I'm speaking purely for myself, but if I can only have 10 DVDs, I'd want a bit of variety. Course, some people's top 10 favorite movies lists might take that into account, but whatever. Here's mine in no particular order, I think:

Memento
Batman Begins
Oldboy
Spirited Away
Ghostbusters I
Fight Club
Star Wars Episode IV
Jet Li's Hero
Chasing Amy
Almost Famous
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Brazil
The Godfather
The Godfather Part II
Jaws
GoodFellas
Fight Club
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
The Big Lebowski
The Blues Brothers
Chinatown
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Grosse Point Blank
The Abyss
Heat
Shawshank Redemption
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Serenity
Scent of a Woman
Oldboy
Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back or Harold & Kumar go to White Castle
True Romance
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so this is pretty much the "10 movies on a desert island" question... ok:

Jaws
The Big Lebowski
Garden State
The Jerk
Goodfellas
The Empire Strikes Back
Kill Bill Vol. 2
Rear Window
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Borat: Cultural Learnings From America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (I know this one is a bit of a cheat since it's not on DVD, but it would easily make my top 10 once it's on dvd).

MATT
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I don't see why this was moved. The question was about DVDs, so won't extras play into the decision?
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Well, I don't know about disks but if I could only have 10 movies

1) Neverending Story
2) Shrek
3-5) LOTR Trilogy
6-8) Original Star Wars Trilogy
9) Chronicles of Narnia
10) Clerks

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