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FF's Favourite 1990's movie

Discussion in 'TV & Film' started by nazzac, Oct 11, 2021.

  1. Panja

    Panja In a land down under

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    Pah!

    I’ve just had a look at my list and realised I think I still have three selections left..
     
  2. StretfordEnd

    StretfordEnd Fools can be kings
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    I still have 5 . . . :p

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  3. The Unbeliever

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    Not sure it would’ve made any difference, but had I remembered to do one.


    Pulp Fiction
    As Good As It Gets
    True Romance
    Good Will Hunting
    LA Confidential
    The Usual Suspects
    The Goodfellas
    Contact
    Grosse Pointe Blank
    Primary Colours
     
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  4. Arkwright

    Arkwright Barnsleytilidie

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    Of course it is, on merit.:)
    Snap.
     
  5. Panja

    Panja In a land down under

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    Pulp Fiction is still in the hat I believe, your vote may have stopped Shawshank getting 2nd spot..

    :notlistening
     
  6. PorkchopExpress

    PorkchopExpress The Blackfish

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    Doubt it.

    I have 2 left. Not only are they two of my favourites, but i genuinely believe that they are actually two of the greatest films ever made. One is easily the best action movie ever.
     
  7. Zydus

    Zydus Registered User

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    [​IMG]
     
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    PorkchopExpress The Blackfish

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    Got it in one!
     
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  9. Panja

    Panja In a land down under

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    If this doesn’t win I won’t be back..
     
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    If it does everyone who voted for it will be banned from the TV Forum for life!

    :p
     
  11. Arkwright

    Arkwright Barnsleytilidie

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    Aww gonna miss you.
     
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    5th: The Silence of the Lambs
    46points/8 lists
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    Released: February 14th 1991
    Director: Jonathan Demme
    Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Ted Levine
    Runtime: 118 minutes
    IMDB: 7.8
    Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
    Plot: Clarice Starling, an FBI agent, seeks help from Hannibal Lecter, a psychopathic serial killer and former psychiatrist, in order to apprehend another serial killer who has been claiming female victims.

    4th: Terminator 2
    55 points/9 lists
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    Released: July 3rd 1991
    Director: James Cameron
    Starring: Arnold Schwartznegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong
    Runtime: 130 minutes
    IMDB: 8.5
    Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
    Plot: A terminator is sent on a mission to kill Sarah's son, John Connor. However, another cyborg, who was once after Sarah's life, has now been assigned to protect him.

    3rd: Goodfellas
    59 points/9 lists
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    Released: September 19th 1990
    Director: Martin Scorcese
    Starring: Ray Liotta, Robert de Niro, Joe Pesci
    Runtime: 145 minutes
    IMDB: 8.7
    Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
    Plot: Young Henry Hill, with his friends Jimmy and Tommy, begins the climb from being a petty criminal to a gangster on the mean streets of New York.

    2nd: Pulp Fiction
    64 points/9 lists
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    Released: October 14th 1994
    Director: Quentin Tarantino
    Starring: Samuel L Jackson, John Travolta, Bruce Willis
    Runtime: 154 minutes
    IMDB: 8.9
    Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
    Plot: In the realm of underworld, a series of incidents intertwines the lives of two Los Angeles mobsters, a gangster's wife, a boxer and two small-time criminals.

    1st: The Shawshank Redemption
    72 points/9 lists
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    Released: September 23rd 1994
    Director: Frank Darabont
    Starring: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Clancy Brown
    Runtime: 195 minutes
    IMDB: 9.3
    Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
    Plot: Andy Dufresne, a successful banker, is arrested for the murders of his wife and her lover, and is sentenced to life imprisonment at the Shawshank prison. He becomes the most unconventional prisoner.
     
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    10 points- the shawshank redemption
    9 points- heat
    8 points- Schindler's List
    7 points- terminator 2
    6 points- a time to kill
    5 points- boyz n the hood
    4 points- American History X
    3 points- Leon
    2 points- leaving las vegas
    1 points- thelma and louise
     
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    Oh dear, now I feel guilty. :fail:
     
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    To the Shawshank haters...:pointlaugh:umad
    My list:
    10 points- Last of the mohicans
    9 points- The Green Mile
    8 points- The Shawshank redemption
    7 points- Goodfellas
    6 points- Silence of the Lambs
    5 points- Unforgiven.
    4 points- Toy story
    3 points- Terminator 2
    2 points- Jurrassic park
    1 points- Saving private Ryan
     
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    Here's mine.

    10 points- Goodfellas (1990)
    9 points- Princess Mononoke (1997)
    8 points- Fargo (1996)
    7 points- The Last Seduction (1994)
    6 points- Se7en (1995)
    5 points- American Beauty (1999)
    4 points- Election (1999)
    3 points- Silence of the Lambs (1991)
    2 points- Jurassic Park (1993)
    1 points- Satya (1998)

    As always, thanks @nazzac for doing this.
     
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    10 - Pulp Fiction
    9 - Terminator 2
    8 - My Cousin Vinny
    7 - The Lion King
    6 - Toy Story
    5 - The Fugitive
    4 - Home Alone
    3 - LA Confidential
    2 - Starship Troopers
    1 - Eyes Wide Shut
     
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    Where the **** is American Pie!?

    Goodfellas would have been my #1.
     
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    10 points - The Shawshank Redemption :banana::banana::banana:
    9 points - T2: Judgement Day
    8 points - Good Will Hunting
    7 points - Pulp Fiction
    6 points - Schindler's List
    5 points - The Matrix
    4 points - The Silence of the Lambs
    3 points - Saving Private Ryan
    2 points - Goodfellas
    1 point - Pretty Woman

    Got all 5 of the top 5, and picked the top film just like I did in the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s polls. I'm just a populist philistine . . . :finger
     
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    I really wanted to do this one, but absolutely could not trim the list to 10. I tried. Really, I tried.
     

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