50 Films you should see before you die (part 1) -

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How Green Was My Valley [DVD] [1941]
1.  How Green Was My Valley [DVD] [1941] DVD ~ Walter Pidgeon
The list author says:
  "This Oscar winning movie is a great weepy even if it does romantasize Wales"
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Whistle Down The Wind [DVD]
2.  Whistle Down The Wind [DVD] DVD ~ Alan Bates
The list author says:
  "Hayley Mills gives star performance as does the 'Jesus' like Alan Bates."
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf [DVD] [1967] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
3.  Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf [DVD] [1967] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Elizabeth Taylor
The list author says:
  "An explosive performance by husband and wife team Burton & Taylor"
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Live And Let Die [DVD] [1973]
4.  Live And Let Die [DVD] [1973] DVD ~ Roger Moore
The list author says:
  "This is the ultimate Bond movie - Roger Moore's finest hour."
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Carry On Up The Khyber [DVD]
5.  Carry On Up The Khyber [DVD] DVD ~ Kenneth Williams
The list author says:
  "Love them or loathe them the Carry On's a part of British life - Kyber must be the King of the Carry On's"
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Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs [1937] [DVD] [1938]
6.  Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs [1937] [DVD] [1938] DVD ~ David Hand
The list author says:
  "This is Disney's first feature length animation and the best."
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The Sound Of Music [2 Disc 40th Anniversary Collector's Edition] [1965] [DVD]
7.  The Sound Of Music [2 Disc 40th Anniversary Collector's Edition] [1965] [DVD] DVD ~ Julie Andrews
The list author says:
  "Julie Andrews all singing and all dancing nun will be watched in years to come a timeless classic."
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Sunset Boulevard (Special Collector's Edition) [DVD] [1950]
8.  Sunset Boulevard (Special Collector's Edition) [DVD] [1950] DVD ~ William Holden
The list author says:
  "Gloria Swanson is magnificent as the ultimate Norma Desmond - and who can forget the immortal lines 'Mr De Mille I'm ready for my close up'"
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Flash Gordon (Silver Aniversary Edition)  [1980] [DVD]
9.  Flash Gordon (Silver Aniversary Edition) [1980] [DVD] DVD ~ Sam J. Jones
The list author says:
  "This surely must be the campest movie ever made - Brian Blessed is a pleasure to see him ham it up."
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Amadeus -- Director's Cut 2-Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1985]
10.  Amadeus -- Director's Cut 2-Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1985] DVD ~ F. Murray Abraham
The list author says:
  "This was a great film starring Tom Hulce as the man himself"
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Airplane! [DVD]
11.  Airplane! [DVD] DVD ~ Robert Hays
The list author says:
  "This zany film by the Zuker Brothers had me in fits all day."
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Ben Hur (4 Disc Special Edition) [1959] [DVD]
12.  Ben Hur (4 Disc Special Edition) [1959] [DVD] DVD ~ Charlton Heston
The list author says:
  "Charlton Heaston is supberb in this biblecal epic - an a great cameo by Oscar winning Hugh Griffiths."
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The Great Escape (Special Edition) [1963] [DVD]
13.  The Great Escape (Special Edition) [1963] [DVD] DVD ~ Steve McQueen
The list author says:
  "This is the penultamite war film - forget McQueen & Garner its Donald Pleasance & Attenborough who steal this film."
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Theatre Of Blood [DVD]
14.  Theatre Of Blood [DVD] DVD ~ Vincent Price
The list author says:
  "This is a Vincent Price classic - Camp beyond - Robert Morley is a treat - a cast to die for literally."
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The Wizard of Oz (2 Disc Special Edition) [1939] [DVD]
15.  The Wizard of Oz (2 Disc Special Edition) [1939] [DVD] DVD ~ Judy Garland
The list author says:
  "This timeless classic made over 60 years ago as fresh now as it was in 1938"
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12 Angry Men (1957) (Ws Sub) [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
16.  12 Angry Men (1957) (Ws Sub) [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Henry Fonda
The list author says:
  "This is just the best film ever ever made."
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Judgement at Nuremberg [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
17.  Judgement at Nuremberg [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Spencer Tracy
The list author says:
  "This film had a cast to die for and yet agian Judy Garland robbed of an Oscar."
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The Apartment [DVD]
18.  The Apartment [DVD] DVD ~ Jack Lemmon
The list author says:
  "Shirley MacLaine at her best"
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The Bride Of Frankenstein [DVD]
19.  The Bride Of Frankenstein [DVD] DVD ~ Boris Karloff
The list author says:
  "James Whales sequal to Frankenstein is 10 times better and the performances from both Elsa Lancaster and Ernest Theisger are fab."
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Sunshine Boys [DVD] [1976] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
20.  Sunshine Boys [DVD] [1976] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Walter Matthau
The list author says:
  "This Neil Simon film must be the funniest film ever - George Burns on top form, but Walter Matthau steals the show."
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The Producers (Special Edition) [DVD] [1967]
21.  The Producers (Special Edition) [DVD] [1967] DVD ~ Zero Mostel
The list author says:
  "This Mel Brooks cult movie is a classic now turned into a stage musical - Zero Mostel is just fab."
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The Rocky Horror Picture Show (2 Disc Special Edition) [1975] [DVD]
22.  The Rocky Horror Picture Show (2 Disc Special Edition) [1975] [DVD] DVD ~ Tim Curry
The list author says:
  "This cult camp classic is a must see."
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Young Frankenstein [DVD] [1975]
23.  Young Frankenstein [DVD] [1975] DVD ~ Gene Wilder
The list author says:
  "Written by Gene Wilder, Produced by Mel Brookes and featuring Marty Feldman this was sure to be a hit."
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And Then There Were None [DVD]
24.  And Then There Were None [DVD] DVD ~ Barry Fitzgerald
The list author says:
  "This Agatha Christie tale as been made into a film more than any others, but this is the original Barry Fitzgerald is a gem as always."
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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) [DVD]
25.  The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) [DVD] DVD ~ Terence Stamp
The list author says:
  "This film starring Guy Pearce & Terence Stamp is an Ozzie classiv"
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