Overrated 'classics' on DVD

A Listmania! list by Mr. A. Whiteside "tonyjackie3" (uk)
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Friends - Season 1-10 Complete Collection (15th Anniversary) [DVD] [2004]
1.  Friends - Season 1-10 Complete Collection (15th Anniversary) [DVD] [2004] DVD ~ Jennifer Aniston
The list author says:
  "Pretty people sitting around sipping coffee. Someone speaks, the audience howl with laughter even though it isn't remotely funny."
£45.00   Used & New from: £38.73
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,001 customer reviews) | 24 customer discussions

The Sopranos - HBO Complete Season 1-6 [DVD] [2007]
2.  The Sopranos - HBO Complete Season 1-6 [DVD] [2007] DVD ~ James Gandolfini
The list author says:
  "I have tried, really I have, but this doesn't do a thing for me. The acting is iffy from a few character's as well."
£61.95   Used & New from: £41.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (622 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Papillon [DVD]
3.  Papillon [DVD] DVD ~ Steve McQueen
The list author says:
  "This has aged very badly. Average acting at best, lousy music and bizarre editing."
£9.27   Used & New from: £2.93
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (119 customer reviews)

Amadeus -- Director's Cut 2-Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1985]
4.  Amadeus -- Director's Cut 2-Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1985] DVD ~ F. Murray Abraham
The list author says:
  "Overlong and disappointing second time around. It's OK but boring in parts."
Used & New from: £1.34
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (212 customer reviews)

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Titanic [1998] [DVD]
5.  Titanic [1998] [DVD] DVD ~ Leonardo DiCaprio
The list author says:
  "It's not too bad a movie but it isn't even the best film about the Titanic disaster. That's 'A Night To Remember'."
£3.30   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (697 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Unforgiven - 10th Anniversary Edition [DVD] [1992]
6.  Unforgiven - 10th Anniversary Edition [DVD] [1992] DVD ~ Clint Eastwood
The list author says:
  "I'm a big admirer of Clint Eastwood but I find this to be overlong and ponderously slow in places. Sorry Clint."
Used & New from: £0.46
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (139 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Matrix [1999] [DVD]
7.  The Matrix [1999] [DVD] DVD ~ Matrix / Movie
The list author says:
  "Ground breaking special effects without question but this takes itself so seriously it's unintentionally hilarious."
£2.61   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (343 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [DVD] [2001]
8.  Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Yun-Fat Chow
The list author says:
  "I used to like this but parts of it now look pretty ridiculous."
£2.49   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (220 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Freaks [1932] [DVD]
9.  Freaks [1932] [DVD] DVD ~ Wallace Ford
The list author says:
  "I was disappointed with this. The acting is generally awful and the dialogue is difficult to understand at times. The last 10 minutes are good though."
£5.10   Used & New from: £2.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

The Blair Witch Project [DVD]
10.  The Blair Witch Project [DVD] DVD ~ Heather Donahue
The list author says:
  "It was different and deserves credit for that but the girl with the camera is just so irritating it puts me right off."
£5.45   Used & New from: £0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (274 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Dawn Of The Dead [1978] [1979] [DVD]
11.  Dawn Of The Dead [1978] [1979] [DVD] DVD ~ David Emge
The list author says:
  "Classic horror that simply looks awful now and isn't remotely frightening."
£18.50   Used & New from: £2.43
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (126 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Extras: the Complete Collection [DVD]
12.  Extras: the Complete Collection [DVD] DVD ~ Ricky Gervais
The list author says:
  "'Let's see how many A List actor's we can get to act really horrible'. Smug comedy and not very funny."
£8.40   Used & New from: £4.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince [DVD]
13.  Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince [DVD] DVD ~ Daniel Radcliffe
The list author says:
  "Extremely disapponting entry in the Harry Potter franchise. Far too much teenage angst and too much missing from the book."
£2.55   Used & New from: £0.08
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (639 customer reviews) | 24 customer discussions

Notorious [1946] [DVD]
14.  Notorious [1946] [DVD] DVD ~ Cary Grant
The list author says:
  "The great Alfred Hitchcock's most overrated movie. A great cast but not much happens really."
£4.29   Used & New from: £1.26
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

My Darling Clementine (Cinema Reserve  Edition) [DVD]
15.  My Darling Clementine (Cinema Reserve Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ Henry Fonda
The list author says:
  "It looks great but it is very slow and I think some characters are miscast."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

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Star Wars Trilogy: Episodes IV, V And VI [DVD]
16.  Star Wars Trilogy: Episodes IV, V And VI [DVD] DVD ~ Harrison Ford
The list author says:
  "Millions love this I know but it leaves me cold. I appreciate it's impact but it really isn't my thing at all."
Used & New from: £28.73
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (889 customer reviews) | 10 customer discussions

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Twilight [DVD]
17.  Twilight [DVD] DVD ~ Kristen Stewart
The list author says:
  "Impossibly pretty vampires and obviously aimed at a young market. Bring back Bela Lugosi!!."
£1.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (831 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The General [DVD]
18.  The General [DVD] DVD ~ Buster Keaton
The list author says:
  "Undoubtably clever but I found this to be relatively unfunny and even a bit too long."
£14.43   Used & New from: £5.90
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

The Player [DVD] [1992]
19.  The Player [DVD] [1992] DVD ~ Tim Robbins
The list author says:
  "Inside the movie business film that's way too clever for it's own good. Pompous and tedious."
Used & New from: £7.89
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Big Brother's Big DVD The Best Bits: 2000-2010
20.  Big Brother's Big DVD The Best Bits: 2000-2010 DVD ~ Marcus Bentley
The list author says:
  "Desperate wanabees in a dreadful programme. It's popularity continues to amaze me, awful."
£10.28   Used & New from: £0.01
2.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

X Factor - - The Greatest Auditions Ever [DVD]
21.  X Factor - - The Greatest Auditions Ever [DVD] DVD ~ Simon Cowell
The list author says:
  "Everything about this now feels fake. Hair extensions, teeth, botox & fake tan...and that's just the judges!!"
£2.75   Used & New from: £0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Forrest Gump (2 Disc Special Collector's Edition) [1994] [DVD]
22.  Forrest Gump (2 Disc Special Collector's Edition) [1994] [DVD] DVD ~ Tom Hanks
The list author says:
  "This movie is like a box of chocolates. Too much of it makes you sickly! Unconvincingly sentimental."
£3.99   Used & New from: £0.57
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (358 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

The Shining (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1980]
23.  The Shining (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1980] DVD ~ Jack Nicholson
The list author says:
  "Even the 'Here's Johnny' scene can't stop this from being an overlong bore."
£7.99   Used & New from: £0.30
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (296 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Inglourious Basterds [DVD] (2009)
24.  Inglourious Basterds [DVD] (2009) DVD ~ Brad Pitt
The list author says:
  "A great performance from Christoph Waltz can't save this from being a below average effort."
£3.86   Used & New from: £0.28
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (476 customer reviews) | 17 customer discussions

Independence Day (2-Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1996]
25.  Independence Day (2-Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1996] DVD ~ Will Smith
The list author says:
  "Overblown si-fi and Will Smith is very annoying in this."
£2.74   Used & New from: £0.13
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (231 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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