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Movies you will watch every time you stumble across them

Postby Kress » Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:51 am

So you're flipping through the channels, and come across a movie. Which ones do you watch no matter how many times you've seen it?

For me, Shawshank and Forrest Gump come to mind.
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Postby MJW » Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:54 am

Shawshank is maybe the gold standard.

For me:
Aliens
The Fugitive
The Rock

Those are probably my top three.
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Re: Movies you will watch every time you stumble across them

Postby Kress » Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:17 am

Embarrassingly enough, I get sucked in by Con Air, too.
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Postby RedLeader » Fri Jan 26, 2018 7:55 am

A Few Good Men
Godfathers I and/or II
And Pulp Fiction - no matter where I catch it.
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Postby Hit55 » Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:14 am

Only two I can think of off the top of my head at the moment (that haven't already actually been said):

Independence Day
Pirates of the Caribbean

But mostly Independence Day.
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Postby Hit55 » Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:25 am

...and Wrath of Khan.
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Postby acmillis » Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:47 am

Shawshank
The Sand Lot
A Bronx Tale
Casino
Half Baked
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Postby IchabodCrane84 » Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:47 am

Did Hard
Crimson Tide
And for whatever reason A League of Their Own
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Postby The Outsider » Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:55 am

Kress wrote:Embarrassingly enough, I get sucked in by Con Air, too.


Con Air is golden.

For me it's probably:
The Rock
Bad Boys
Army of Darkness
Any 007 film

Edit: How could I forget the cinematic masterpiece that is Demolition Man?
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Postby Zarniwoop » Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:59 am

Shawshank
Batman if it has Keaton or Bale
Caddyshack
Alien 1, 2, 3
Boondock Saints
Apocalypse Now
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Postby Mountaineer Buc » Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:30 am

Legend of Baggar Vance
Troy
Field of Dreams
LOTR
We were Soldiers
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Postby uscbucsfan » Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:54 am

I feel like the list is infinite depending on the mood, but some off the top of my head:

Troy
Tombstone
Gladiator
The Patriot
Predator
Alien
The Rock
X-men DOFP
John Wick
Man on Fire
Training Day
The Shank
Fight Club
Inglorious Bastards
Inception
Most Jean Claude Van Damme movies
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Postby real bucs fan » Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:57 am

Anything with Bruce Willis being a bad MF
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Postby Buc2 » Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:45 am

I'm sure there are more, but off the top of my head, here's a few...

Alien
Aliens
Patton
Jaws
ST: Wrath of Khan
ST: The Voyage Home
Goodfellas
M*A*S*H
Shawshank Redemption
Planet of the Apes (with Charlton Heston)
The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
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Postby EastBayBucsFan » Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:59 am

Scarface
Jaws
Silence of the Lambs
Apocalypse Now
Clockwork Orange
The Shining
Josey Wales
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Postby bahamian:bucfan » Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:36 pm

Scarface
Goodfellas
Face/off
Shawshank Redemption
Untouchables
Heat
50 First dates
Gladiator
Troy
Kill bill (vol 1& 2)
New Jack City
Love & Basketball
We Are Marshall
Training Day
Coming to America
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Postby nhbucsfan » Fri Jan 26, 2018 11:19 pm

Many of these already mentioned along with

Any Star Wars or Star Trek
The Green Mile
Pee Wee’s Big Adventure
The Longest Day

Any version of A Christmas Carol no matter what time of year
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Postby Crocaneers » Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:01 am

I may come back and edit ..

Armageddon
Shawshank
Tin Cup
Few Good Men
Field of Dreams
Twister
X-MEN First Class
Flatliners (doesn't come on often)
Bale Batman movies
Vacation
Elf (during the season)

I have a few I will plan around if I see them on, but won't watch of they are in the middle

Inception
A time to Kill
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Postby Phantom Phenom » Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:15 am

Frosty the snowman

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Postby uscbucsfan » Sat Jan 27, 2018 11:13 am

I thought Tombstone would gst more love. Outside of the horseback scene, the movie is packed with action, great quotes, and is an all time great movie IMO.
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Postby Buc2 » Sat Jan 27, 2018 11:56 am

uscbucsfan wrote:I thought Tombstone would gst more love. Outside of the horseback scene, the movie is packed with action, great quotes, and is an all time great movie IMO.

Tombstone was a good one, no doubt. So was 310 to Yuma with Russell Crowe and both True Grits.
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Postby Deja Entendu » Sat Jan 27, 2018 12:06 pm

I don't really flip through the channels any more, and haven't in a long time. If my TV is on here, it's either kids stuff or I'm watching with a purpose (a game or streaming a show or movie). But once upon a time:

Thirteen Days (I was enamored with JFK growing up)
Tommy Boy
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (one of my favorite films)
Dead Presidents

I left off many that were named already. But these are some others I'd always stumble upon and if I did I was locked in until it was done.
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Postby Buc2 » Sat Jan 27, 2018 12:09 pm

I don't channel flip either. But I do scroll through the channel guide sometimes. That's when I might see some movie that I really liked and tune in even if it's in the middle of it.
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Postby NYBF » Sat Jan 27, 2018 12:21 pm

There was a period of like 4 months where it seemed Casino Royale was on every day. And always different channels. I'd always flip to it. And it always seemed to be right around the casino scene. After a while my wife would get pissed off. Which led to me setting an alert for the movie whenever it was on.
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Postby Heidguy » Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:26 am

Hell yea to Con air, might watch it today for nostalgia! What yaw know about Big trouble in little China doh? My older sister and I have always loved that 1! Besides that,
Rocky 4
Independence day
Man on fire
Friday after next
Next Friday
Super troopers
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Postby PrimeMinister » Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:47 am

The Negotiator does it for me.

Also some of the others mentioned here like Shawshank.
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Postby terrytate » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:06 pm

Wait, people still flip channels and watch live tv?
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Postby NYBF » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:08 pm

I'd think watching a live movie would be pretty bad.
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Postby 2.0 » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:44 pm

Goodfellas
Back to the Future
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Postby Rocker » Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:41 pm

Any Star Wars movie not named The Phantom Menace.

Anything from the terribly bad Predator franchise. It's a weakness. Hold me?

Sandlot.

The Martian.

MCU movies.

Top Gun.
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