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Most Overated Films Ever - NPO.

A Listmania! list by Mr Steve-O R Edwards (Maryland)
 
Face/Off [DVD] [1997]
1.  Face/Off [DVD] [1997] DVD ~ John Travolta
The list author says:
  "Preposterous premise"
2.99   Used & New from: 0.10
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Citizen Kane [DVD] [1942]
2.  Citizen Kane [DVD] [1942] DVD ~ Orson Welles
The list author says:
  "The Emporer has no clothes on!!!"
9.99   Used & New from: 0.35
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Piano [DVD]
3.  The Piano [DVD] DVD ~ Holly Hunter
The list author says:
  "Somebody wake me...."
8.99   Used & New from: 1.75
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

Out Of Africa [DVD] [1986]
4.  Out Of Africa [DVD] [1986] DVD ~ Meryl Streep
The list author says:
  "There's two hours of my life I'll never see again..."
4.69   Used & New from: 2.03
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Horse Whisperer [DVD] [1998]
5.  The Horse Whisperer [DVD] [1998] DVD ~ Robert Redford
The list author says:
  "15 minutes of story dragged out for what seemed an eternity. Thank goodness for Ben and Jerry."
4.00   Used & New from: 1.19
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (74 customer reviews)

The French Lieutenant's Woman [DVD] [1981]
6.  The French Lieutenant's Woman [DVD] [1981] DVD ~ Meryl Streep
The list author says:
  "Somebody push them both in the sea."
3.59   Used & New from: 0.88
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Gandhi [DVD] [1982]
7.  Gandhi [DVD] [1982] DVD ~ Ben Kingsley
The list author says:
  "Qualifies by having the most overated star and worst script for a potentially great story."
7.04   Used & New from: 0.75
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (100 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Patriot [DVD] [2001]
8.  The Patriot [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Mel Gibson
The list author says:
  "Oh, please."
3.77   Used & New from: 0.10
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (137 customer reviews)

U-571 [DVD] [2000]
9.  U-571 [DVD] [2000] DVD ~ Matthew McConaughey
The list author says:
  "Who ARE they kidding?"
1.95   Used & New from: 0.01
2.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

Gladiator (2000) - Two Disc Set [DVD]
10.  Gladiator (2000) - Two Disc Set [DVD] DVD ~ Russell Crowe
The list author says:
  "Ugly bloke, can't act. Perfect for the ladies."
2.95   Used & New from: 0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (580 customer reviews) | 15 customer discussions

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [DVD] [2001]
11.  Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Yun-Fat Chow
The list author says:
  "What was all THAT about?"
2.90   Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] [DVD]
12.  2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] [DVD] DVD ~ Keir Dullea
The list author says:
  "Kubrick, Shmubrick. Now, Barry Linden... that WAS a good film!"
3.86   Used & New from: 1.79
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (277 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Die Hard (Two Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1989]
13.  Die Hard (Two Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1989] DVD ~ Bruce Willis
The list author says:
  "Anything with Bruce Willis in a vest qualifies here."
18.98   Used & New from: 0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (97 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Leon [DVD] [1995]
14.  Leon [DVD] [1995] DVD ~ Jean Reno
The list author says:
  "ZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz!"
6.23   Used & New from: 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (284 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Titanic [1998] [DVD]
15.  Titanic [1998] [DVD] DVD ~ Leonardo DiCaprio
The list author says:
  "I guessed the ending."
3.59   Used & New from: 0.46
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (455 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Two Disc Theatrical Edition) [DVD] [2001]
16.  The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Two Disc Theatrical Edition) [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Elijah Wood
The list author says:
  "How many hours can you watch people WALK?"
3.65   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (355 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Two Disc Widescreen Edition) [DVD] [2001]
17.  Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Two Disc Widescreen Edition) [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Daniel Radcliffe
The list author says:
  "Oh, grow up!"
3.65   Used & New from: 0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

Moulin Rouge -- Two-Disc Set [DVD] [2001]
18.  Moulin Rouge -- Two-Disc Set [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Nicole Kidman
The list author says:
  "Should have cast Robbie Williams and Kylie Minougue. Nah, would have still been boring."
2.95   Used & New from: 0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (274 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Raising Arizona [1987] [DVD]
19.  Raising Arizona [1987] [DVD] DVD ~ Nicolas Cage
The list author says:
  "Cage, you pratt!"
3.56   Used & New from: 0.47
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Billy Elliot [DVD] [2000]
20.  Billy Elliot [DVD] [2000] DVD ~ Jamie Bell
The list author says:
  "Spare me!"
4.68   Used & New from: 0.93
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (136 customer reviews)

Jurassic Park / The Lost World (1993/97) [DVD]
21.  Jurassic Park / The Lost World (1993/97) [DVD] DVD ~ Sam Neill
The list author says:
  "Yeah, right!"
7.99   Used & New from: 0.75
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

American Beauty [DVD] [2000]
22.  American Beauty [DVD] [2000] DVD ~ Kevin Spacey
The list author says:
  "A film about a pervert. Oscars??? What about the Green Mile - what happened to that?"
3.45   Used & New from: 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (197 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Steel Magnolias [DVD] [1990]
23.  Steel Magnolias [DVD] [1990] DVD ~ Shirley MacLaine
The list author says:
  "Sorry, I can't even be bothered to comment."
3.95   Used & New from: 0.20
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

Ghost [DVD] [1990]
24.  Ghost [DVD] [1990] DVD ~ Patrick Swayze
The list author says:
  "He's BEHIND YOU!"
3.90   Used & New from: 0.72
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (180 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Dirty Dancing [DVD]
25.  Dirty Dancing [DVD] DVD ~ Patrick Swayze
The list author says:
  "Sorry, they only allow 25 - I'll have to stop here."
4.19   Used & New from: 0.36
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (306 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
die hard dvd 0 14 Feb 2014
Leon on DVD 0 22 Nov 2013
languages and subtitles 6 28 Oct 2012
Collection? Please help! 0 17 Sep 2012
subtitles 2 12 May 2012
Magazine articles written recently about the Titanic ignore the fact that it was so much less important than the Lusitania 0 12 Mar 2012
A book (Battle at Sea) showing the Lusitania as a more important event than The Titanic 1 10 Mar 2012
Does it still ship with a slip 1 5 Mar 2012
Gladiator remaster ? 2 6 Feb 2012
subtitles? 2 28 Dec 2011
Region Code? 4 17 Nov 2011
Subtitles for Lord of Ring Fellowship 0 19 Sep 2011
 
   

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Last updated: 10/11/2002
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