Movies that blew me away, Part 2

A Listmania! list by S. Moment "the hooded claw" (N. Yorks, UK)
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3 Women [DVD]
1.  3 Women [DVD] DVD ~ Shelley Duvall
The list author says:
  "Extraordinary, dream-like character piece by Robert Altman. Who knows what it all means - if anything - but the three women exchange identities through the course of the film."
£30.73   Used & New from: £9.99
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The Offence [DVD] [1972]
2.  The Offence [DVD] [1972] DVD ~ Sean Connery
The list author says:
  "Perhaps the best of several good movies Connery made with Sidney Lumet. Here, he plays a disturbed cop determined to nail a suspected paedophile (Ian Bannen). Excellent gritty drama."
£14.98   Used & New from: £5.24
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly - 2 Disc Special Edition [1966] [DVD]
3.  The Good, The Bad and The Ugly - 2 Disc Special Edition [1966] [DVD] DVD ~ Clint Eastwood
The list author says:
  "I first saw this on"Moviedrome" in the late '80s/early '90s. It was panned-and-scanned and cut to pieces but still magnificent. Now restored to its full glory."
£2.99   Used & New from: £0.08
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (205 customer reviews)

Out Of The Past [DVD]
4.  Out Of The Past [DVD] DVD ~ Kirk Douglas
The list author says:
  "Brilliant film noir featuring Robert Mitchum and a very young Kirk Douglas. Directed by Jacques Tourneur, who made a number of classic horror B-movies for producer Val Lewton in the 1940s."
£3.90   Used & New from: £2.50
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

Sunrise - Murnau - Masters of Cinema series [DVD]
5.  Sunrise - Murnau - Masters of Cinema series [DVD] DVD ~ George O'Brien
The list author says:
  "Beautiful silent movie by F.W. Murnau, who made the original "Nosferatu". A married man begins an affair with a cty girl who encourages him to murder his wife..."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Man From Laramie [DVD]
6.  The Man From Laramie [DVD] DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "One of the best in a series of westerns Jimmy Stewart made with Anthony Mann. He plays a mysterious stanger seeking those who sold a tribe of renegade Indians the rifles used to kill his brother."
£12.64   Used & New from: £2.51
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Paris, Texas [1984] [DVD]
7.  Paris, Texas [1984] [DVD] DVD ~ Harry Dean Stanton
The list author says:
  "Ever the supporting character actor, Harry Dean Stanton steps into the limelight and gives a magnificent performance as a disturbed refugee from an unhealthy marriage, piecing his life back together."
£14.95   Used & New from: £2.19
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Elephant Man [DVD]
8.  The Elephant Man [DVD] DVD ~ Anthony Hopkins
The list author says:
  "Lynch's weirder, more typical work is great on its own terms but this film serves as a reminder that he's capable of so much more. Sad, funny, moving, horrifying and uplifting."
£9.44   Used & New from: £1.12
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (103 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Sleuth [DVD] [1972]
9.  Sleuth [DVD] [1972] DVD ~ Laurence Olivier
The list author says:
  "A social climber (Michael Caine) is bedding a snobbish thriller-writer's (Laurence Olivier) wife. The two men begin a duellistic 'game' whose stakes become dangerous."
£22.99   Used & New from: £7.31
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Big Red One - The Reconstruction (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1980]
10.  The Big Red One - The Reconstruction (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1980] DVD ~ Lee Marvin
The list author says:
  "A film of stunning power marred at times by corn & cliché. A rare movie appearance sans light-saber by Mark Hamill and a late masterpiece for Lee Marvin."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Jaws (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD]
11.  Jaws (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ Roy Scheider
The list author says:
  "Along with "E.T." still Spielberg's best work, for all his striving towards more 'worthy' material of late. If only the lilo-victim's mother was a better actress..."Smile, you sonofabitch!""
£14.49   Used & New from: £0.79
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (452 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

An American Werewolf In London (Special Edition) [DVD]
12.  An American Werewolf In London (Special Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ David Naughton
The list author says:
  "Because of the inevitable shifts in tone a comedy-horror is the most difficult of genre movies to get right - witness "The Lost Boys", which is neither funny nor scary; this succeeds better than most."
£3.85   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (201 customer reviews)

Badlands [DVD] [1973]
13.  Badlands [DVD] [1973] DVD ~ Martin Sheen
The list author says:
  ""Natural Born Killers" for adults. Terrence Malick's stunning debut. Sissy Spacek's narration adds immeasurably, the matter-of-fact violence chills and the use of music is masterly."
£5.80   Used & New from: £0.87
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Fearless Vampire Killers [DVD] [1967]
14.  The Fearless Vampire Killers [DVD] [1967] DVD ~ Sharon Tate
The list author says:
  "An affectionate horror spoof by Polanski, scrappy but with much to recommend it, not least Alfie Bass' performance and Krzysztof Komeda's score, one of the greatest of all time in my opinion."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Sweet Smell Of Success [DVD]
15.  Sweet Smell Of Success [DVD] DVD ~ Burt Lancaster
The list author says:
  "Career-best work from Tony Curtis, Burt Lancaster and Ealing Studios veteran Alexander Mackendrick. A powerful newspaper columnist uses a slimy press agent to destroy his sister's love affair."
£4.99   Used & New from: £2.45
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

Kiss Me Deadly [DVD]
16.  Kiss Me Deadly [DVD] DVD ~ Ralph Meeker
The list author says:
  "Exceptionally brutal for its time. WARNING: The UK DVD promises both endings (upbeat & downbeat) but includes only the upbeat one, which is a shame since one imagines it was forced on the director."
£5.91   Used & New from: £2.84
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] [DVD]
17.  2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] [DVD] DVD ~ Keir Dullea
The list author says:
  "A staggering achievement when one condsiders Man hadn't stepped on the Moon when it was made. Despite its coldness, flashes of humour exist, for example the computer has the strongest personality."
£4.99   Used & New from: £2.19
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (442 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

The Private Life Of Sherlock Holmes [DVD]
18.  The Private Life Of Sherlock Holmes [DVD] DVD ~ Robert Stephens
The list author says:
  "Delightfully funny and surprisingly moving Holmes spoof by Billy Wilder. The film was famously edited down to 2 hours and cinephiles have been trying to track the missing components for years now."
£4.99   Used & New from: £3.59
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

Black Narcissus [1946] [DVD] [1998]
19.  Black Narcissus [1946] [DVD] [1998] DVD ~ Deborah Kerr
The list author says:
  "Visually stunning Powell & Pressburger melodrama, set in the Himalayas but filmed almost exclusively at Pinewood Studios. Katheen Byron is terrifying and unforgettable as the unhinged Sister Ruth."
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The Third Man: Special Edition [DVD] [1949]
20.  The Third Man: Special Edition [DVD] [1949] DVD ~ Orson Welles
The list author says:
  "Peerless British Film noir. Much has been written about how Orson Welles' Harry Lime steals the film with precious little time on-screen. Music, photography, performaces all marvellous."
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