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I'm a compulsive list-maker. I should take meds for it, but I enjoy making lists too much.

Abre Los Ojos (Alejandro Amenabar)

La Battaglia Di Algeri (Gillo Pontecorvo)

Como Era Gostoso O Meu Frances (Nelson Pereira Dos Santos)

Diva (Jean-Jacques Beineix)

The Elephant Man (David Lynch)

Fanny Och Alexander (Ingmar Bergman)

The Gods Must Be Crazy (Jamie Uys)

Hong Gao Liang (Yimou Zang)

Insomnia (Erik Skjoldbjærg)

Jubei Ninpucho (Yoshiaki Kawajiri)

Koyaanisqatsi (Godfrey Reggio)

Laura, Les Ombres De L'Ete (David Hamilton)

Malizia (Salvatore Samperi)

Le Notti Di Cabiria (Federico Fellini)

Los Olvidados (Luis Buñuel)

Possession (Andrzej Zulawski)

Les Quatre Cents Coups (François Truffaut)

Der Riese (Michael Klier)

Solaris (Andrei Tarkovsky)

Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese)

Ustedes, Los Ricos (Ismael Rodríguez)

Videodrome (David Cronenberg)

Walkabout (Nicolas Roeg)

Xica Da Silva (Carlos Diegues)

The Year My Voice Broke (John Duigan)

Z (Constantin Costa-Gravas)

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I'm a compulsive list-maker. I should take meds for it, but I enjoy making lists too much.

Abre Los Ojos (Alejandro Amenabar)

La Battaglia Di Algeri (Gillo Pontecorvo)

Como Era Gostoso O Meu Frances (Nelson Pereira Dos Santos)

Diva (Jean-Jacques Beineix)

The Elephant Man (David Lynch)

Fanny Och Alexander (Ingmar Bergman)

The Gods Must Be Crazy (Jamie Uys)

Hong Gao Liang (Yimou Zang)

Insomnia (Erik Skjoldbjærg)

Jubei Ninpucho (Yoshiaki Kawajiri)

Koyaanisqatsi (Godfrey Reggio)

Laura, Les Ombres De L'Ete (David Hamilton)

Malizia (Salvatore Samperi)

Le Notti Di Cabiria (Federico Fellini)

Los Olvidados (Luis Buñuel)

Possession (Andrzej Zulawski)

Les Quatre Cents Coups (François Truffaut)

Der Riese (Michael Klier)

Solaris (Andrei Tarkovsky)

Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese)

Ustedes, Los Ricos (Ismael Rodríguez)

Videodrome (David Cronenberg)

Walkabout (Nicolas Roeg)

Xica Da Silva (Carlos Diegues)

The Year My Voice Broke (John Duigan)

Z (Constantin Costa-Gravas)

Why does my list ROCK so damn much?! :rockon: I've seen La Battaglia Di Algeri more than five times now that I had to end up forking over the cash to buy the movie so I could watch it some more. Talk about compulsory tendencies...

Here are a few moar of the good stuff:

Ascenseur Pour L'échafaud (Louis Malle)

Blue Velvet (David Lynch)

Casque D'Or (Jacques Becker)

Les Diaboliques (Henri-Georges Clouzot)

El Espiritu De La Colmena (Victor Erice)

Faces (John Cassavetes)

Gregory's Girl (Bill Forsyth)

Horí, Má Panenko (Milos Forman)

Innocence (Lucille Hadzihalilovic)

Jaws (Steven Spielberg)

Kenka Erejii (Seijun Suzuki)

The Loneliness Of The Long-Distance Runner (Tony Richardson)

M (Fritz Lang)

Naked Lunch (David Cronenberg)

Orphée (Jean Cocteau)

I Pugni In Tasca (Marco Bellocchio)

Querelle (R.W. Fassbinder)

The Red Shoes (Emeric Pressburger)

Der Siebente Kontinent (Michael Haneke)

Tampopo (Juzo Itami)

Urusei Yatsura 2: Byûtifuru Dorîmâ (Mamoru Oshii)

Vargtimmen (Ingmar Bergman)

Werckmeister Harmoniak (Bela Tarr)

Xanadu ;)

Les Yeux Sans Visage (Georges Franju)

Zerkalo (Andrei Tarkovsky)

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This is my list (my husband's would start with Apocolypse, Now and Reservoir Dogs...ugh):

(in no particular order)

Galaxy Quest

The Big Lebowski

High Fidelity

Pulp Fiction

Shawshank Redemption

Goodfellas

Oh Brother, Where Art Thou

Princess Bride

Spirited Away

East is East (I could watch this one every week, and still bust a gut laughing)

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I don't watch a lot of movies, but I'll give it a go, in no particular order.

Easy Rider

Withnail and I

Dazed And Confused

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Detroit Rock City

Some Like It Hot

The Year My Voice Broke

Wish You Were Here

Taxi Driver

Bad Boy Bubby

Clerks

Rivers Edge

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

The Wizard Of Oz! :)

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Yeah, I have to agree about Cuckoo's Nest, I love that one! A few other ones I really like are Fargo, Brazil, I <3 Huckabees, The Royal Tenenbaums, Waking Life, Little Miss Sunshine, The Departed, Pulp Fiction, and of course, my all time favorite, The Big Lebowski!

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In no particular order:

1. The Last Temptation of Christ

2. The Exorcist

3. The Wizard of Oz

4. Forrest Gump

5. Return of the Living Dead

6. Hellraiser

7. Good Fellas

8. Carlito's Way

9. To Live and Die in L.A.

10. Dr. Zhivago

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