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Some of my favorite films...

My top 500 flicks of the century that was (subject to change)…in stream-of-conciousness order (I was bored this morning, so I decided to think of all the films I love and wrote them down)… and really I'm expecting the usual "You write too many words, Brock" posts along with the "Anyone can make a list..." posts, so yeah.. I was trying not to take up too much space with an in-depth review of all 500 films, but I can and will gladly discuss any of the films on the list as I have seen them all, and in most cases numerous times as I rewatch my film collection quite frequently. This has been a lifelong obsession, so no... I didn't watch all 500 flicks last night smartass...

... and yes... I left out recent films from after 2000 as I wanted to mention some not mentioned all the time now anyway... and I also left out a lot of foreign films and lesser-known genre's for space sake...

I figurd a list might narrow down films you guys wanted to talk about in the film forum, otherwise I just have to talk about whatever's on my mind, and we can't have that.. now can we?

Lastly... yes, this is just a list... more would take up too much space. Pick one and we'll talk in detail... otherwise... you know what to do with it... and usually I actually hate lists, hence the lack of real order...

1. Boogie Nights
2. Carlito's Way
3. Donnie Brasco
4. The Seven Samurai
5. Yojimbo
6. Cinema Paradiso
7. My Life As A Dog
8. Fight Club
9. Seven
10. American Psycho
11. East Of Eden
12. The Bridge On The River Kwai
13. Spartacus
14. Barry Lyndon
15. Lolita
16. Last Tango In Paris
17. Magnolia
18. Hard Eight
19. The Godfather
20. The Godfather Part II
21. Apocalypse Now
22. The Shining
23. Platoon
24. Born On The Fourth Of July
25. U-Turn
26. Rushmore
27. Hard Boiled
28. A Better Tomorrow
29. A Better Tomorrow II
30. The Killer
31. This Is Spinal Tap
32. City On Fire
33. The Graduate
34. The Deer Hunter
35. Midnight Cowboy
36. Deliverance
37. Serpico
38. The Long Good Friday
39. Get Carter (original)
40. Casino Royale
41. Annie Hall
42. Manhattan
43. Lock, Stock & Two Smoking Barrels
44. The Third Man
45. Touch Of Evil
46. Rashoman
47. Princess Mononoke
48. Othello (Orson Welles version)
49. Henry IV (Laurence Olivier version)
50. Macbeth (Roman Polanski version)
51. Chinatown
52. Rosemary's Baby
53. Halloween
54. Evil Dead
55. Dream with the Fishes
56. Johns
57. The Hustler
58. Hud
59. Henry & June
60. Bad Lieutenant
61. Mean Streets
62. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
63. Dracula: Prince Of Darkness
64. Night Of The Living Dead
65. The Doors
66. BackBeat
67. Harold & Maude
68. Farinelli
69. The Seduction Of Mimi
70. Swept Away
71. Kalifornia
72. Remains Of The Day
73. The End of the Affair (Neil Jordan version)
74. Still Crazy
75. The Unbearable Lightness Of Being
76. Stir Crazy
77. Silver Streak
78. Blazing Saddles
79. Young Frankenstein
80. Death Wish
81. Young Guns
82. Jurassic Park
83. Schindler's List
84. A Simple Plan
85. Scream
86. A Nightmare on Elm Street
87. Edward Scissorhands
88. Sleepy Hollow
89. Ed Wood
90. Another Day In Paradise
91. The Boost
92. The Dogs Of War
93. Heaven & Earth
94. Pulp Fiction
95. Reservoir Dogs
96. Vertigo
97. Psycho
98. Rear Window
99. Frenzy
100. Romper Stomper
101. L.A. Confidential
102. Night Shift
103. Batman
104. Superman
105. Blade
106. Nurse Betty
107. Glory
108. Kiss The Girls
109. Ride With The Devil
110. The Ice Storm
111. My Name Is Joe
112. Orphans
113. The Hudsucker Proxy
114. Trees Lounge
115. Raising Arizona
116. Fargo
117. Miller's Crossing
118. The Freshman
119. House Of Games
120. The Spanish Prisoner
121. Birth Of A Nation
122. Homicide
123. Glengarry Glen Ross
124. The Truman Show
125. After Dark, My Sweet
126. The King Of Marvin Gardens
127. Rush
128. One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
129. The People Vs. Larry Flynt
130. Primal Fear
131. Rounders
132. American History X
133. Man On The Moon
134. The Longest Yard
135. North Dallas Forty
136. The Thin Red Line
137. Days Of Heaven
138. Badlands
139. Summer Of Sam
140. Do The Right Thing
141. Malcolm X
142. The Limey
143. Ghost Dog:Way Of The Samurai
144. Sex, Lies & Videotape
145. Quills
146. Jungle Fever
147. Hurly Burly
148. At Close Range
149. The Dead Zone
150. Bad Boys (Sean Penn version)
151. Lost Angels
152. Dead Man
153. Stranger Than Paradise
154. Wild At Heart
155. The Elephant Man
156. Blue Velvet
157. Lost Highway
158. The Lord Of The Flies
159. Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid
160. The Milagro Beanfield War
161. The Chocolate War
162. The Long, Hot Summer
163. Slap Shot
164. Body Heat
165. Robocop
166. Run Lola Run
167. The Terminator
168. T2: Judgement Day
169. The Seduction
170. Dirty Harry
171. The Outlaw Josey Wales
172. The Beguiled
173. The Disappearance (French Version)
174. Dona Flor & Her Two Husbands
175. The Cook, The Thief, His Wife & Her Lover
176. The Basketball Diaries
177. Fear
178. Beavis & Butthead Do America
179. Office Space
180. On The Waterfront
181. School Daze
182. Kindergarten Cop
183. The Goonies
184. Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
185. Clue
186. The Rocky Horror Picture Show
187. Last House On The Left
188. White Zombie (Bela Lugosi)
189. Dracula
190. Bride Of Frankenstein
191. Mr Majestik
192. The Hunter
193. Le Mans
194. Bullitt
195. The Getaway (Peckinpah version)
196. Enter The Dragon
197. The Usual Suspects
198. Apt Pupil
199. American Beauty
200. Amadeus
201. Immortal Beloved
202. Leon: The Professional
203. Mission Impossible
204. The Rock
205. The Ninth Gate
206. Who's Eating Gilbert Grape
207. Benny & Joon
208. Ran
209. Escape From New York
210. Stargate
211. Coming Home
212. Public Enemy
213. Juice
214. Dead Presidents
215. Mother Night
216. The Perfect Storm
217. Three Kings
218. Anaconda
219. Boyz In The Hood
220. Tomb Of Ligeia
221. House Of Wax
222. Cleopatra
223. The Red Violin
224. The Tao Of Steve
225. Clerks
226. In The Line Of Fire
227. The Fugitive
228. Invasion Of The Body Snatchers
229. MASH
230. The Odd Couple
231. Some Like It Hot
232. The Apartment
233. Pink Flamingos
234. Buffalo '66
235. Leaving Las Vegas
236. Internal Affairs
237. Sleeping With The Enemy
238. Mountains Of The Moon
239. Vincent & Theo
240. The Mechanic
241. The Lost Boys
242. Die Hard
243. The Last Boyscout
244. Beverly Hills Cop
245. In The Name Of The Father
246. Last Of The Mohicans
247. Camille Claudel
248. Slums Of Beverly Hills
249. Citizen Kane
250. Permanent Midnight
251. Meet The Parents
252. Raiders Of The Lost Ark
253. The Matrix
254. Speed
255. Carrie
256. Body Double
257. Ghost Story
258. The Purple Rose Of Cairo
259. Sweet & Lowdown
260. Jesus' Son
261. Waking The Dead
262. Bringing Out The Dead
263. Almost Famous
264. Maverick
265. Affliction
266. The Great Escape
267. The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
268. The Wild Bunch
269. Once Upon A Time In America
270. High Noon
271. Once Upon A Time In The West
272. Network
273. Stalag 17
274. From Here To Eternity
275. Rebel Without A Cause
276. Twin Falls Idaho
277. Stir Of Echoes
278. The Sixth Sense
279. Out Of Sight
280. Eve's Bayou
281. The Bad & The Beautiful
282. Poltergeist
283. House On Haunted Hill
284. Ghost
285. Indecent Proposal
286. The Sting
287. Havana
288. The Last Emperor
289. The Fire Within
290. Beetlejuice
291. The Addams Family
292. Menace II Society
293. Amongst Friends
294. Crossing The Bridge
295. Shakespeare In Love
296. Elizabeth
297. Orlando
298. The Thirteenth Floor
299. Full Metal Jacket
300. Female Perversions
301. Ghostbusters
302. Jaws
303. The Boys Next Door
304. That Was Then, This Is Now
305. Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas
306. Brazil
307. 12 Monkeys
308. Monty Python & The Holy Grail
309. Tommy Boy
310. The Blues Brothers
311. Animal House
312. The Silence Of The Lambs
313. Manhunter
314. Payback
315. The Road Warrior
316. Say Anything
317. Revenge Of The Nerds
318. Bad Influence
319. The Music Of Chance
320. GoodFellas
321. Caddyshack
322. Fletch
323. Tootsie
324. In The Heat Of The Night
325. The Asphalt Jungle
326. My Bodyguard
327. Waking Ned Devine
328. Trainspotting
329. Ravenous
330. Detroit Rock City
331. American Heart
332. The Fabulous Baker Boys
333. When Harry Met Sally
334. Sleepless In Seattle
335. Walking & Talking
336. Lenny
337. Little Big Man
338. The Marathon Man
339. Straw Dogs
340. Chariots Of Fire
341. Nosferatu
342. Aguirre Wrath Of God
343. Tales From The Crypt
344. Double Indemnity
345. The Night Porter
346. Sunset Boulevard
347. King Kong
348. Mommie Dearest
349. Dr. Strangelove
350. White Heat
351. Alien
352. Friday The 13th
353. In the company of men
354. Your Friends & Neighbors
355. A Hard Day's Night
356. The Wall
357. Casablanca
358. The Beast With Five Fingers (Peter Lorre)
359. M
360. Key Largo
361. The Maltese Falcon
362. Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid
363. The Man With Two Brains
364. Parenthood
365. Everybody's All American
366. Brian's Song
367. Piranha
368. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
369. The Wizard Of Oz
370. The Jazz Singer
371. A Few Good Men
372. The Firm
373. Who Framed Roger Rabbit
374. The Krays
375. Sixteen Candles
376. All About Eve
377. Laura
378. Dial M for Murder
379. Wall Street
380. The Game
381. Boiler Room
382. Magic
383. Dressed To Kill
384. Mary Reilly
385. Being John Malkovich
386. The Indian Runner
387. Dead Man Walking
388. Sisters
389. Foxy Brown
390. She's Gotta Have It
391. Medium Cool
392. Exotica
393. Last Night
394. Felicia's Journey
395. The Thing
396. Breathless
397. The 13th Warrior
398. Easy Rider
399. The Shawshank Redemption
400. South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
401. Top Gun
402. The Crow
403. Casino
404. Good Will Hunting
405. Dead Poet's Society
406. Scent Of A Woman
407. Sea Of Love
408. The Exorcist
409. Highlander
410. The Hunt For Red October
411. My Own Private Idaho
412. Shortcuts
413. Drugstore Cowboy
414. A River Runs Through It
415. The Cincinnatti Kid
416. From Dusk Til Dawn
417. Judgement At Nuremberg
418. Mansfield Park
419. Angels & Insects
420. The Lover
421. Carnival Of Souls
422. Sanjuro
423. Reality Bites
424. Joe Gould's Secret
425. The Adventures Of Sebastian Cole
426. The Crying Game
427. American Gigolo
428. Strange Brew
429. S.F.W.
430. Antonia's Line
431. The Legend Of Drunken Master
432. Tom Jones
433. The Insider
434. Boy's Don't Cry
435. American Movie
436. Crumb
437. Guinevere
438. Claire's Knee
439. Autumn Tale
440. My Night At Maud's
441. Love & Anarchy
442. Limbo
443. The Emperor & The Assassin
444. Dark City
445. Metropolis
446. Election
447. National Lampoon's Vacation
448. Stripes
449. Ferris Bueller's Day Off
450. Quadrophenia
451. Fast Times At Ridgemont High
452. To Kill A Mockingbird
453. The Guns Of Navarone
454. Duel In The Sun
455. Peeping Tom
456. Blood Simple
457. Swingers
458. GO
459. Chaplin
460. The Outsiders
461. Tex
462. They Shoot Horses Don't They?
463. Klute
464. Point Of No Return
465. Les Diabolique
466. Dead Ringers
467. Interview With The Vampire
468. Superfly
469. Sid & Nancy
470. Shoot The Piano Player
471. Midnight Express
472. The 400 Blows
473. Das Boot
474. The Nightmare Before Christmas
475. Never Cry Wolf
476. Repo Man
477. Dead Again
478. Unforgiven
479. The French Connection
480. An American Werewolf In London
481. Killing Zoe
482. The Omen
483. Melvin & Howard
484. Stand By Me
485. North By Northwest
486. Reflections In A Golden Eye
487. Kingpin
488. Sleuth
489. Richard III
490. Rocky
491. At Play In The Fields Of The Lord
492. Conan The Barbarian
493. The Ref
494. Judgement Night
495. Thief
496. The Corrupter
497. Catch-22
498. Bustin' Loose
499. SLC PUNK!
500. The Falcon & The Snowman