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List your TOP TEN classic films of all time!


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Any Order:

 

Now, Voyager

On Moonlightbay

By the light of the Silvery Moon

Gidget

Glass Bottom Boat

Great expectations (the old B&W)

How Green was my Valley

Christmas Carol (Alister Sims)

Ben Hur

Ten Commandments

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1. Some Like It Hot

2. The Best Years of Our Lives

3. Shadow of a Doubt

4. Pride and Prejudice (1940)

5. Double Indemnity

6. Grand Hotel

7. Wuthering Heights (1939)

8. Sunset Blvd

9. Bringing Up Baby

10. It's a Gift

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What fun to read everybody's lists. Here are (some of) my favorites (I have so many) not including the usual Pantheon:

 

The Third Man

Death in Venice (which I fogot to mention in the best deaths thread, for Dirk Bogarde's great one)

Once Upon a Time in the West

Vertigo

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

The Egyptian

My Darling Clementine

Lawrence of Arabia

Patton

Spellbound

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God, there are so many!

Here's my list-in no particular order:

Portrait Of Jennie

A Star is Born-Garland-Mason

Letter From an Unknown Woman

The Pirate

The Wizard Of Oz

Annie Get Your Gun

The Miracle Of Morgan's Creek

The Big Carnival

The Nun's Story

Gone With the Wind

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here are mine in no particular order

 

Mr Smith Goes To Washington

It's a Wonderful Life

Lion In Winter

The Inn of The Sixth Happiness

The African Queen

Guess Who's Comming To Dinner

Lillies of The Field

In The Heat of The Night

Some Like It Hot

The Quiet Man

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That's so hard--only 10?

OK, in no particular order:

 

Some Like it Hot

A Foreign Affair

African Queen

The Letter

Bringing Up Baby

Singin in the Rain

Witness for the Prosecution

Lord of the Rings Trilogy

The Thin Man movies

Anything by Alfred Hitchcock

(OK, so I sorta cheated on the last ones--sue me)

Tracey

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Pretty hard to just say 10, but here goes. No order

 

It's a Wonderful Life

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Random Harvest

The Clock

Some Like it Hot

To Kill a Mockingbird

Gone with the Wind

The Wizard of Oz

Sullivan's Travels

Rear Window

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In no particular order:

 

Casablanca

To Have and Have Not

Dr Zhivago

A Nun's Story

Love Affair (1939)

All This and Heaven Too

Dances With Wolves

The Big Chill

The English Patient

Out of Africa

 

Of course, ask me again next week and you might get a few different answers.

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In no particular order:

 

Casablanca

To Have and Have Not

Dr Zhivago

A Nun's Story

Love Affair (1939)

All This and Heaven Too

Dances With Wolves

The Big Chill

The English Patient

Out of Africa

 

Of course, ask me again next week and you might get a few different answers, cus I also love Sabrina, Mildred Pierce, Now Voyager, Gaslight, Desk Set, Amadeus, North by Northwest, Double Indemnity and a few others!

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In no particular order:

 

Casablanca

To Have and Have Not

Dr Zhivago

A Nun's Story

Love Affair (1939)

All This and Heaven Too

Dances With Wolves

The Big Chill

The English Patient

Out of Africa

 

Of course, ask me again next week and you might get a few different answers, cus I also love Sabrina, Mildred Pierce, Now Voyager, Gaslight, Desk Set, Amadeus, Platoon, It Happened One Night, North by Northwest, Double Indemnity and a few others!

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The Sea Wolf-1941

What ever happened to baby Jane

Who's afraid of Virginia Wolfe

Lolita

Captain Courageous

Mutiny on the Bounty-Clark Gable

Midnight Cowboy

The year of Living Dangerously

One Flew over the cuckoos nest

Roshomon

List is subject to change without notice, too many movies that i think are in the top ten.

 

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MMM. this is really hard to answer!

 

Camille

Queen Christina

Temptress (Really I love all Greta Garbo movies. She is such a breathtaking actress)

Can't really choose but love all Ginger Rogers/Fred Astaire movies

Gaslight

Little Women (1933 version)

The Inn of Sixth Happiness

Bringing up Baby

Casablanca

All James Dean movies especially East of Eden!

The Red Shoes

(there are so many others and it is hard to list only ten!)

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Hello,

What a great post!!! Here?s my list.

 

 

1. Lawrence of Arabia

2. Goodbye Mr. Chips (1939)

3. Shoeshine

4. Wild Strawberry?s

5. Pather Pancheli

6. Schindler?s List

7. Fanny and Alexander

8. Grand Hotel

9. The Mudlark

10. Ivan?s Childhood

 

As you can see I?m a foreign film addict. Especially the Neo-realists.

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Yipes! I recently made a list of my 500 favorites, but I'll just grab 10 off the first of 7 pages: (Chronological order)

 

L' Atalante (1934, Vigo)

The Wizard of Oz (1939, Fleming/Cukor/Thorpe/Vidor - 4 directors: there's story)

The Lady Eve (1941, Sturges)

Bicycle Thief (1947, DeSica)

The Third Man (1949, Reed)

Strangers on a Train (1951, Hitchcock)

The Seven Samurai (1954, Kurosawa)

The Apartment (1960, Wilder)

Lawrence of Arabia (1962, Lean)

Fanny and Alexander (1983, Bergman)

 

Boy, cutting that down to 10 was painful.

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1.Ride The Pink Horse(1947)- one of the best film noir gems!

2.Sullivan's Travels(1940)

3.Blessed Event(1932)

4.The Devil and Daniel Webster(1941)

5.White Heat(1949)

6.The Seventh Seal(1957)

7.When Ladies Meet (1933)

8.A Thousand Clowns (1965)-- it's a crime that this is not on DVD by now!

9.Mildred Pierce(1945).

10.Nightmare Alley(1947)- proof Tyrone wasn't just another pretty face.

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