Some of the Best Films Ever

A Listmania! list by "slystalker"
 
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Special Extended DVD Edition) [DVD] [2001]
1.  The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Special Extended DVD Edition) [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Elijah Wood
The list author says:
  "Doing the Impossible, bringing Tolkien to the screen"
£4.21   Used & New from: £0.71
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (385 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Henry V [DVD]
2.  Henry V [DVD] DVD ~ Kenneth Branagh
The list author says:
  "This only just beat Olivier's, not so much wartime propaganda"
£40.33   Used & New from: £7.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

In The Heat Of The Night [DVD] [1967]
3.  In The Heat Of The Night [DVD] [1967] DVD ~ Sidney Poitier
The list author says:
  "Not just a film about racism, the message is still relevant today"
£13.99   Used & New from: £2.32
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

Jaws (Anniversary Edition) [1976] [DVD]
4.  Jaws (Anniversary Edition) [1976] [DVD] DVD ~ Roy Scheider
The list author says:
  "Forget the plastic looking shark, Spielberg did"
£3.95   Used & New from: £0.97
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (320 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Die Hard (Two Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1989]
5.  Die Hard (Two Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1989] DVD ~ Bruce Willis
The list author says:
  "One day all action movies will be made this way"
£8.32   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Abyss (Two-Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1989]
6.  The Abyss (Two-Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [1989] DVD ~ Ed Harris
The list author says:
  "Great special effects and great acting only let down by a weak story line"
£14.99   Used & New from: £0.17
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (78 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [DVD] [2001]
7.  Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Yun-Fat Chow
The list author says:
  "Beautiful setting and characters, only Ang Lee could have done this"
£2.73   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (201 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Saving Private Ryan [DVD] [1998]
8.  Saving Private Ryan [DVD] [1998] DVD ~ Tom Hanks
The list author says:
  "Showing both the horror of war and the heroism of the combatants"
£3.00   Used & New from: £0.33
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (370 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Vertigo [DVD]
9.  Vertigo [DVD] DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "Someday all psychological thrillers will be made this way, also has one of the best movie soundtracks ever"
£4.87   Used & New from: £0.96
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (114 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Cool Hand Luke [VHS]
10.  Cool Hand Luke [VHS] VHS Paul Newman
The list author says:
  "Absolutely brilliant, this should be released on DVD"
£4.96   Used & New from: £0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

Star Wars Trilogy (Special Editions) [VHS] [1977]
11.  Star Wars Trilogy (Special Editions) [VHS] [1977] VHS Mark Hamill
The list author says:
  "The film that saved cinemas from closing in the 70's, another candidate for DVD release"
£8.00   Used & New from: £1.11
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (698 customer reviews)

Braveheart (2 Disc Special Edition) [1995] [DVD]
12.  Braveheart (2 Disc Special Edition) [1995] [DVD] DVD ~ Mel Gibson
The list author says:
  "The reason why Scotland now has its own parliament"
£3.08   Used & New from: £0.49
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (288 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Monsters, Inc. --Widescreen Two Disc Collector's Edition [DVD] [2002]
13.  Monsters, Inc. --Widescreen Two Disc Collector's Edition [DVD] [2002] DVD ~ Billy Crystal
The list author says:
  "All you need is imagination and a million pounds worth of computers"
£8.91   Used & New from: £2.05
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (370 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Leon [DVD] [1995]
14.  Leon [DVD] [1995] DVD ~ Jean Reno
The list author says:
  "No woman no children"
£2.75   Used & New from: £0.38
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (323 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Silence Of The Lambs [DVD] [1991]
15.  The Silence Of The Lambs [DVD] [1991] DVD ~ Jodie Foster
The list author says:
  "Proof you don't need lots of gore to create a truly frightening atmosphere"
£9.99   Used & New from: £0.78
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (148 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Jurassic Park [DVD] [1993]
16.  Jurassic Park [DVD] [1993] DVD ~ Sam Neill
The list author says:
  "Spielberg again this time the monster look real, really real."
£7.46   Used & New from: £0.82
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (162 customer reviews)

Some Like It Hot - Special Edition [DVD] [1959]
17.  Some Like It Hot - Special Edition [DVD] [1959] DVD ~ Marilyn Monroe
The list author says:
  "Almost perfect, but why does the DVD cost so much"
£6.51   Used & New from: £0.20
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (178 customer reviews)

Amadeus -- Director's Cut 2-Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1985]
18.  Amadeus -- Director's Cut 2-Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1985] DVD ~ F. Murray Abraham
The list author says:
  "The story may not be true but the film's a classic"
£14.99   Used & New from: £0.67
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (170 customer reviews)

Finding Forrester [DVD] [2001]
19.  Finding Forrester [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Sean Connery
The list author says:
  "Not an original format but still very convincingly done"
£12.99   Used & New from: £0.09
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

The Killing Fields [DVD]
20.  The Killing Fields [DVD] DVD ~ Sam Waterston
The list author says:
  "Haing S. Ngor deserved the Oscar for this"
£8.21   Used & New from: £0.08
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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