• This is a political forum that is non-biased/non-partisan and treats every person's position on topics equally. This debate forum is not aligned to any political party. In today's politics, many ideas are split between and even within all the political parties. Often we find ourselves agreeing on one platform but some topics break our mold. We are here to discuss them in a civil political debate. If this is your first visit to our political forums, be sure to check out the RULES. Registering for debate politics is necessary before posting. Register today to participate - it's free!
  • Welcome to our archives. No new posts are allowed here.

The ten best movies you've seen in the past 10 years? (1 Viewer)

cherokee

Devil Dog
Banned
DP Veteran
Joined
Aug 26, 2005
Messages
7,486
Reaction score
789
Gender
Undisclosed
Political Leaning
Undisclosed
Name your best 10...:lol:
 
cherokee said:
Name your best 10...:lol:


The patriot
We were soldiers
Band of brothers
King Arthur
Kingdom of Heaven
Black Hawk Down.
Hidalgo
Gladiator
Lord Of the Rings (3rd one)
Boondock saints
 
Dead Poet's Society
Fried Green Tomatoes
Saving Grace
Very Bad Things
Speedway Junkies
Get Real
The Shawshank Redemption
The Matrix
The Green Mile
The House of Sand and Fog
 
The Godfather
The Deer Hunter
One flew over the Cookoo's nest
Once Upon a Time in America
Scarface
Goodfella's
2001 A space Odyssey
A Bronx Tale
A Star is Born
Shawshank Redemption
 
I assume you mean movies that are less than 10 years old? My top ten would probably be:

1. City of God
2. Hotel Rwanda
3. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
4. Fargo
5. Donnie Darko
6. Amelie
7. American Beauty
8. I Heart Huckabees
9. Memento
10. Trainspotting
 
Last edited:
Deegan said:
The Godfather
The Deer Hunter
One flew over the Cookoo's nest
Once Upon a Time in America
Scarface
Goodfella's
2001 A space Odyssey
A Bronx Tale
A Star is Born
Shawshank Redemption


Buddy its ok....just put the crack pipe down and step back...
I saw the deer hunter at the drive in and I know it wasnt 10 years ago..:lol: :lol: :lol: late 70's
 
jallman said:
Dead Poet's Society
Fried Green Tomatoes
Saving Grace
Very Bad Things
Speedway Junkies
Get Real
The Shawshank Redemption
The Matrix
The Green Mile
The House of Sand and Fog

damn it Deegan you handed the crack pipe to jailman!
 
I missed them in the 70's dude, I was more concerned with kissing my first girlfriend. Sorry if I screwed your thread up, but in the last ten years, I could probably only give you five or six, and then I would be on teachers **** list again!
 
cherokee said:
damn it Deegan you handed the crack pipe to jailman!

The wording of your question is confusing.
 
cherokee said:
damn it Deegan you handed the crack pipe to jailman!

ok ok, dead poet's society is older than ten years...but I saw it in the last ten years. And I musta gave the crack pipe to you, because you missed my name entirely. its jaLLman...first initial, last name. :2wave:
 
Kandahar said:
I assume you mean movies that are less than 10 years old? My top ten would probably be:

1. City of God
2. Hotel Rwanda
3. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
4. Fargo
5. Donnie Darko
6. Amelie
7. American Beauty
8. I Heart Huckabees
9. Memento
10. Trainspotting



Hotel Rwanda was a good movie..Have you seen the Frontline's Ghost of Rwanda?
 
Deegan said:
I missed them in the 70's dude, I was more concerned with kissing my first girlfriend. Sorry if I screwed your thread up, but in the last ten years, I could probably only give you five or six, and then I would be on teachers **** list again!

Teacher? Dont worry about him we got your back!
The 70's was fun...ahhh..the joys of your 16 year old babysitter teaching you how to french kiss..Her name was janet...
 
In no particular order...some of my favs.

1. Lord of the Rings
2. Unforgiven
3. Pulp Fiction
4. Kill Bill
5. Spiderman
6. Hotel Rwanda
7. Fargo
8. Saving Private Ryan
9. Titanic
10. Schnidler's List
 
jallman said:
Dead Poet's Society
Fried Green Tomatoes
Saving Grace
Very Bad Things
Speedway Junkies
Get Real
The Shawshank Redemption
The Matrix
The Green Mile
The House of Sand and Fog

The House of Sand and Fog?? That movie made me depressed for three days, no kidding. It was great, but I never want to see it again. Too painful.
 
My top ten movies I've seen in the past ten years:

The Aviator
Kill Bill 2
Downfall
Passion of the Christ
Zoolander
Gangs of New York
Collaterial
Brotherhood of the Wolf
Snatch

Of course these are all just films from the past ten years. There are many older films that I like. I love the Superman films.
 
Last edited:
American Beauty (absolutely, hands down, number one)
The Big Lebowski
Sideways
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Lost in Translation
The Ladykillers
The Life Aquatic (I know, I know.....but I really liked it)
Three Kings
The Lord of the Rings trilogy (really, they're one movie)
Magnolia

off the top of my head.....I'd probably change some if I thought about it a little more
 
Deegan said:
and then I would be on teachers **** list again!

Damn, here I am, just scrolling around, trying to be a non-descript member, doing my best to avoid conflict...

cherokee said:
Teacher? Dont worry about him we got your back!

And then I find me mentioned twice. Can't we just all get along? So, cherokee, I guess you missed the one where my name shall be kept lowercase, I don't want to appear pompas.

No one escapes the **** list Deegan.

Don't worry about him?
 
teacher said:
Damn, here I am, just scrolling around, trying to be a non-descript member, doing my best to avoid conflict...



And then I find me mentioned twice. Can't we just all get along? So, cherokee, I guess you missed the one where my name shall be kept lowercase, I don't want to appear pompas.

No one escapes the **** list Deegan.

Don't worry about him?

We can't stop talking about you teacher, and you know you crushed my confidence so, that I can't even finish my tep ten list.:(
 
My top ten in no particular order (I'm not sure if some are older than 10 years though)

- half baked
- mi familia
- eurotrip
- Jackie Brown
- Joe Dirt
- what a girl wants
- the notebook
- white chicks
- big lebowski
- napolean dynomite
 
Gandhi - Best Acting, ever
Crash
Hotel Rwanda
Sin City
Pulp Fiction
Why We Fight
Traffic
Paradise Now
Payback
The Royal Tenenbaums
 
cherokee said:
Name your best 10...:lol:


In no particular order:

1. Lord of the Rings (all three)
2. Van Helsing
3. Harry Potter (all so far)
4. Underworld (Kate is so hott)
5. Swordfish
6. Oceans 11 & 12 (I know those are two movies)
7. Braveheart (I saw it within 10 years)
8. Spiderman
9. Collateral
10. Brother Bear!!!

I can go on, but there are all the categories to go through.
 
Trajan Octavian Titus said:
In no particular order:

Saving Private Ryan,
The Godfather,
Goodfellas,
Casino,
Resevoir Dogs,
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas,
Scarface,
Blues Brothers,
Animal House,
Fight Club

More then half those films are well over 10 years old. No fair! LOL
 
americanwoman said:
My top ten in no particular order (I'm not sure if some are older than 10 years though)

- half baked
- mi familia
- eurotrip
- Jackie Brown
- Joe Dirt
- what a girl wants
- the notebook
- white chicks
- big lebowski
- napolean dynomite

Napolean Dynamite, huh? I've heard this is a good film, but after about the first 30 minutes, I thought..."Why am I watching this crap?" LOL

Should I reconsider and give it another chance?

Whenever someone I don't know well recommends a film to me, here's the question I always like to ask....

"Did you think 'Porky's' ( Police Academy, or what-have-you) was a good film?"

If they say yes, then I know not to bother seeing a film they recommend! LOL!
 

Users who are viewing this thread

Back
Top Bottom