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THE LIST - rev.2


Outstanding Input! (again)

As the funding/technical owner of a Netflix account, any WAGs as to approximate percentage of THE LISTs might be found there?

Will be very much surprised if I haven’t duplicated titles whilst compling/semi-categorizing LIST (sorry in advance) 😉

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OUTSTANDING (already seen) LIST
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Catch Me if You Can
A Few Good Men
Apollo 13
The Hunt for Red October
Saving Private Ryan

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VERY GOOD (already seen) LIST
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Sling Blade
Oh Brother Where Art Thou
Office Space (amusing, was expecting too much after all the hype here)
Forest Gump
Bull Durham
Fight Club
ET
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Remember the Titans
Sponge Bob
Titanic
most any Clint Eastwood
most any James Bond (though I’ve not seen the last half dozen-ish – Skyfall !, re-watch Casino Royale & Goldfinger)
Perfect Storm (saw most of it, I think)
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

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Okie-doke (already seen) LIST
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Rudy

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NOT SO MUCH, or other, LIST
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Won’t watch Silence of the Lambs (don’t wanna even ponder such depravity)
Goodfellas would be great if not for stuff like putting a guy’s head in a vice (tell me, don’t need to show me)
Fury Road (would this ever end?)

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NEAR-TERM LIST (to watch)
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The Big Lebowski (check out complete Coen Brother list, if this is good 😉
Bachelor Party (think there was more than one? ;-)
LA Confidential (moved up thrice from comments)
Tropic Thunder
Borat
Hell or High Water (Allman Bros?)
Inglorious Bastards
Shawshank (have seen bits and pieces)
Blade Runner 2049
Dumb & dumber
No Country For Old Men (promoted, twice, due to add’l comments – and note about Jennifer Lawrence – am guessing she’s a hottie)
Hoosiers
1917
Grand Budapest Hotel
Scent of a Woman
We're the Millers
Million Dollar Baby
Talladega Nights
Napoleon Dynamite
The Day After Tomorrow
Bourne trilogy
Dunkirk
The Martian
American Beauty
The Other Guys
step brothers
True Romance
the Gentlemen
Giant
Children of a Lesser God
Godfather
Good Will Hunting
The Matrix
Die Hard
Memento
Children of Men
The Fugitive
The Big Short
Lonesome Dove (#readTheBook)
No Way Out (watch a second time, for a different ‘spurience)
Sixth Sense (recall the near spoilers, from original viewers – will try to wipe short -term mental notes, but am purty dang good at guessing endings, jus sayin’ - sigh)
Master and Commander (two films? another ‘read the books’ ;-)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Tombstone
Bourne Identity
The Wrestler
Presumed Innocent
Memento (moved up w/ add’l comments)

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Extended LIST (to watch) (no particular order):
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Fargo
Fast 1-9
The Life of David Gale
Dazed and Confused
Friday
Gran Torino
Roadhouse
Point Break
Fog of War (documentary)
Man on Wire (another documentary)
Band of Brothers
Fistful of Quarters
King of Kong
We Were Soldiers
South Park (bigger/longer/uncut)
The Last of The Mohicans
Spirited Away
Rushmore
Pan's Labyrinth
After Life
Three Colors: Red
Trainspotting
Hoop Dreams
The Rider
The Last Crusade
Groundhog Day
Hereditary
The Ringer
The Babadook
Arrival
Ex Machina
Gross Pointe Blank
High Fidelity
Joe vs the Volcano (I like it, deal with it)
Mr. and Mrs. Smith
7 Samurai
You've Got Mail
Gattica
Kill Bill 2
Cinderella Man
Interstellar
Seven
No Country For Old Men
Terminator 2
Edward Scissorhands
The Fugitive
X
Run Lola Run
Flight
Get Out
Old School
Almost Famous
The Prestige
There Will Be Blood
Walking Tall (The Rock, though the original was good too)
Sum of All Fears
Outbreak
Gravity
Shriek
Nolen's Batman trilogy
Glory
Interstellar
Demolition Man
True Lies
Moonrise Kingdom
Pulp Fiction (just seen clips)
Mr. Hawk
Guns of Navarone
A River Runs Through It
Jurassic Park
LOTR trilogy (especially Two Towers)
Avatar
Hero (Bruce Lee’s long lost cousin, Ang Lee? – demerits for Ass’n w/ ILL)
The English Patient (sense some skepticism, will vet – Elaine’s ‘jus’ die’ movie)
The Descendants (ditto, The EP - hold on, got a 2nd/3rd endorsement) – bit mebbe behind --->
Election
Harry Potter(s)
The Reader
Michael Clayton
Road to Perdition
Inception
In the Heart of the Sea (#readTheBook)
Eastern Promises/Captain Fantastic/A History of Violence (Viggo Mortensen)
The Hobbit
Pan’s Labyrinth
Jackass movie - (mebbe)
Lego movies (Batman)

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alleged TRASH List (to avoid)
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Legends of the Fall (better to hit a River Runs Through It 😉


[Post edited by Trigon at 02/13/2020 03:33AM]

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