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Time's Movie List Meme (from impish1)

According to TIME magazine, here are the 100 movies of all-time. Turning this into one of those nasty LJ-meme's, bold the ones you have seen.

Finding Nemo (2003)
City of God (2002)
Talk to Her (2002)
The Lord of the Rings (2001-2003)
Kandahar (2001)
Ulysses' Gaze (1995)
Chungking Express (1994)
Drunken Master II (1994)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Farewell My Concubine (1993)
Schindler's List (1993)
Léolo (1992)
Unforgiven (1992)
Goodfellas (1990)
Miller's Crossing (1990)
The Decalogue (1989)
Nayakan (1987)
Wings of Desire (1987)
The Fly (1986)
The Singing Detective (1986)
Brazil (1985)
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Blade Runner (1982)
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980)
Mon oncle d'Amérique (1980)
Raging Bull (1980)
Star Wars (1977)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Chinatown (1974)
Day for Night (1973)
The Godfather, Parts I and II (1972, 1974)
Aguirre: the Wrath of God (1972)
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
A Touch of Zen (1971)
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Mouchette (1967)
Closely Watched Trains (1966)
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (1966)
Persona (1966)
Bande à part (1964)
Dr. Strangelove: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
A Hard Day's Night (1964)
Charade (1963)
8 1/2 (1963)
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Yojimbo (1961)
Psycho (1960)
The 400 Blows (1959)
Some Like It Hot (1959)
Pyaasa (1957)
Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
The Searchers (1956)
The Apu Trilogy (1955, 1956, 1959)
Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
On the Waterfront (1954)
Tokyo Story (1953)
Ugetsu (1953)
Ikiru (1952)
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
Umberto D (1952)
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
In A Lonely Place (1950)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
White Heat (1949)
Out of the Past (1947)
It's A Wonderful Life (1946)
Notorious (1946)
Children of Paradise (1945)
Detour (1945)
Double Indemnity (1944)
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)
Casablanca (1942)
Citizen Kane (1941)
The Lady Eve (1941)
His Girl Friday (1940)
Pinocchio (1940)
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
Ninotchka (1939)
Olympia, Parts 1 and 2 (1938)
The Awful Truth (1937)
Camille (1936)
The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936)
Dodsworth (1936)
Swing Time (1936)
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
It's A Gift (1934)
Baby Face (1933)
King Kong (1933)
City Lights (1931)
The Man With a Camera (1929)
The Crowd (1928)
The Last Command (1928)
Metropolis (1927)
Sunrise (1927)
Sherlock, Jr. (1924)

No Wizard of Oz? No Gone with the Wind? Weird list... only 14% for me. I really do want to see Metropolis.

Comments

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snakewich
Jun. 1st, 2005 05:57 pm (UTC)
That is kind of a surprising list. Sometimes I think only critics and film historians are asked to come up with these lists. I once watched a special about the 10 best commercials of all time and was also surprised by the results. They admitted the list was made by critics and historians. I think they made another special later taking web surveys of the public's favorites.

Which Metropolis do you want to see? The Fritz Lang Metropolis or do you want to catch the end of the Osamu Tezuka Metropolis? I have only heard about the Fritz Lang version. I kind of wonder if the anime was based upon Lang's version. I think it also includes a scientist making a robot based on somebody’s daughter. I would like to see the Fritz Lang Metropolis because it sounds interesting and I would like to compare the two versions.
mandydax
Jun. 1st, 2005 06:21 pm (UTC)
Yeah, I wouldn't mind seeing both.
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