IYO: What 10 Films Must One See Before they Die?

Joined Dec 8, 2004
I know this will most likely turn into people's favorite 10 films, but it does not have to be. It could films that are not your favorite, but you liked forsome reason, were disturbed by, or provoked some deep thoughts.

1. Taxi Driver
2. The Shining
3. Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (w/ Gene Wilder)
4. Pieces of April
5. Requiem For A Dream
6. A Clockwork Orange
7. Crash
8. Le Ballon Rouge (aka The Red Balloon, I am sure Nters age 25+ remember seeing this in elementary school)
9. Rain Man
10. Malcolm X
Joined Mar 24, 2008
Havent seen these yet but i gotta check em out:

1. Citizen kane
2. Color Purple
3. Blade Runner
4. Dog Day Afternoon
5. The Wrestler
6. Deer Hunter
7. E.T
8. Original Star Wars Trilogy
9. Last Tango in Paris
10. Taxi Driver
Joined Sep 26, 2008
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]American Beauty[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]American Psycho[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]American History X[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]The Shawshank Redemption[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Trading Places[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Gladiator[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Cast Away[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Catch Me If You Can[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Casino[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]V for Vendetta[/color]
Joined Jul 14, 2007
I watch tons of movies, but there are so many I haven't seen yet that are real classics. Yet whenever I update my queue on Blockbuster I just draw a blankon movies
Joined Jun 4, 2007
Taxi Driver
The Good the bad and the ugly
Shawshank Redemption
Friday(or one of the friday series)
The Godfather (part II or !)
The Breakfast club
Ferris Bueler day off
The Goodfellas
Raiders of the lost Arc
Gone With the wind
Joined Apr 10, 2003
I'll try and add some that have not been mentioned:

Goodfellas (Casino is great too, Goodfellas came first and was better imo)
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Empire Strikes Back
The Godfather I & II
Apocalypse Now (first hour might be the greatest single hour in movie history)
Pulp Fiction


Joined Oct 13, 2008
Shindler's List
American History X
Kill Bill
Remember the Titans
Silence of the Lambs
The Dark Knight

Tropic Thunder
The Prestige
The Exorcist
Joined May 28, 2008
Cash Money Baller Blockin
Don't b a menace
Menace 2 society
Devil's Advocate
Paid In Full
American Gangsta
Killa season
Joined Aug 23, 2005
Tried to go with movies that had actual lessons...

Took me a while to order it. Took this mad serious...

1-Fight Club
2-Y Tu Mama Tambien
3-A Clockwork Orange
4-American Beauty
5-V for Vendetta
6-Taxi Driver
7-Shawshank Redemption
9-Requiem for a Dream
10-Forrest Gump
Joined Nov 11, 2007
Originally Posted by ProduccionFrescos

[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Do The Right Thing[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Jungle Fever[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]American History X[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]The Shawshank Redemption[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Forest Gump[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Pulp Fiction[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Carlito's Way[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Catch Me If You Can[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]Bill and Ted's Excellent adventure (BOTH)[/color]
[color= rgb(255, 0, 0)]V for Vendetta[/color]
and for honorable mention GRINDHOUSE
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