THESE are the best Movies of all time !

A Listmania! list by C. Copp (Exeter, Devonshire, UK)
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Wild Bill [DVD] [1996]
1.  Wild Bill [DVD] [1996] DVD ~ Jeff Bridges
The list author says:
  "Excellent example of the revisionist "Western", dark and brooding, excellent acting by Bridges, not meant to be a history lesson, this is history reimagining, dream like direction by Walter Hill"
£5.99   Used & New from: £1.78
2.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

The 13th Warrior [DVD] [1999]
2.  The 13th Warrior [DVD] [1999] DVD ~ Antonio Banderas
The list author says:
  "This is a love it or loathe it movie, no inbetween, I loved it...atmospheric, rousing score, bravado direction by the Die Hard guy, great characters, thumpingly exciting story line, & Viking warriors!"
£3.78   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (93 customer reviews)

The Maltese Falcon [1941] [DVD]
3.  The Maltese Falcon [1941] [DVD] DVD ~ Humphrey Bogart
The list author says:
  ""You'll take it and you;ll like it!", what more is there to say, Bogie the good guy's bad guy, 1st class script and directtion, the pacing puts modern films to shame, hard boiled, tough, exciting,."
£5.82   Used & New from: £3.54
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

Dirty Harry (Deluxe Series) [DVD]
4.  Dirty Harry (Deluxe Series) [DVD] DVD ~ Clint Eastwood
The list author says:
  ""Dirty Harry" the thinking man's Fascist? Maybe, maybe not. Clint in his prime, young, good looking, tons of hair, the Lord Byron of the Magnum, still holds up well, except his pants are too short!"
£29.36
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Donnie Darko/Blue Velvet [DVD]
5.  Donnie Darko/Blue Velvet [DVD] DVD ~ Jake Gyllenhaal
The list author says:
  "An awesome debut, nothing else quite like it, except this is teamed with Blue Velvet, essential weirdness that bear comparisons, different but echoes of eachother  in eachother"
£12.96   Used & New from: £0.38

Winchester 73 [DVD]
6.  Winchester 73 [DVD] DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "Revenge westerns, James Stewart does man-on-the-edge to perfection, you can hear him ticking, the DVD is a God awfull transfer, awesomely poor, like a very old grainy photo, but a true classic."
£4.99   Used & New from: £1.63
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Third Man [DVD] [1949]
7.  The Third Man [DVD] [1949] DVD ~ Orson Welles
The list author says:
  "If you want atmosphere by the bucketload, this is it! Everything gels, the score, direction, script, Wells was never better, enigmatic, hero or villain?"
£7.91   Used & New from: £2.11
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (136 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Coogan's Bluff [DVD]
8.  Coogan's Bluff [DVD] DVD ~ Clint Eastwood
The list author says:
  "Aaaahhh, a young Clint, apres Spaghetti, this is still a "Western" though, in it's relocation of the seemingly innocent country deputy into the wild and wooly NY of 1968, another Dob Siegel corker."
£4.97   Used & New from: £0.24
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Firefly - The Complete Series [DVD] [2003]
9.  Firefly - The Complete Series [DVD] [2003] DVD ~ Nathan Fillion
The list author says:
  "Nope not a movie but a brilliant SF series, killed of by Fox TV, those dolts, it is so very cool, imaginative, quirky, oh and has a "western" theme, there's a pattern emerging here....."
£13.55   Used & New from: £4.23
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (986 customer reviews) | 14 customer discussions

Shaun of the Dead [DVD] [2004]
10.  Shaun of the Dead [DVD] [2004] DVD ~ Simon Pegg
The list author says:
  "Corking script, a zombie tribute movie, a spot the SF refrences, puke-a-long athon, who could see it and not laugh? The postal Reverand Ian Paisley probably.."
£3.10   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (301 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Bell, Book And Candle [DVD] [2002]
11.  Bell, Book And Candle [DVD] [2002] DVD ~ James Stewart
The list author says:
  "Bongo players, witches, siamese cats, James Stewart AND Kim Novak, this is the 1950s in all of it's garish glory, zany script, off kilter direction, Jack Lemmon as a hip warlock...great!"
£4.95   Used & New from: £3.52
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

Seven Brides For Seven Brothers [DVD] [1954]
12.  Seven Brides For Seven Brothers [DVD] [1954] DVD ~ Jane Powell
The list author says:
  "Watch your eyes, those technicolours are STRONG, rollicking, jumping, singing flat out, dancing, leaping, loving, be transported back to more innocent times, luscious and manly Howard Keel, superb."
£3.58   Used & New from: £0.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (150 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Casablanca -- Two Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1942]
13.  Casablanca -- Two Disc Special Edition [DVD] [1942] DVD ~ Humphrey Bogart
The list author says:
  "Humph again, bad guy/good guy/bad guy he alternates from one to t'other. Each shot is frameable, everyone should have a past like Rick, we'd all be the better for it, drink more, smoke more, don't cry"
£12.98   Used & New from: £0.43
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (210 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Odd Couple [DVD] [1967]
14.  The Odd Couple [DVD] [1967] DVD ~ Jack Lemmon
The list author says:
  "Dialogue at it's best, just sit back and listen, it's a movie about....Nothing. Sound familiar? Seinfeld echoes here! But better acting, better dialogue, just better really."
£12.98   Used & New from: £5.32
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (60 customer reviews)

Planes, Trains & Automobiles [1987] [DVD]
15.  Planes, Trains & Automobiles [1987] [DVD] DVD ~ Steve Martin
The list author says:
  "Candy & Martin in their primes, the road movie to end all road movies, Hughes piles on the ever more brilliantly funny hapennings alomg the way until the only suitable cheesey ending"
£3.99   Used & New from: £1.24
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (178 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Cowboy Bebop: Perfect Collection [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
16.  Cowboy Bebop: Perfect Collection [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Kôichi Yamadera
The list author says:
  "Again, not a movie, but a sassy, knowing, infectiously cool Space Western, again with the cowboy motif?! Awesome animation, hot sound track, a gem, a find, a keeper."
Used & New from: £28.92
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Tremors [DVD] [1990]
17.  Tremors [DVD] [1990] DVD ~ Kevin Bacon
The list author says:
  "Well one character does wear cowboy boots, this  is a hoot, likeable characters, great monster, the best of the franchise, a blend of schlock SF horror and 80s bravado, a come back to'er"
£3.60   Used & New from: £0.21
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (91 customer reviews)

Kiss Me Deadly [DVD]
18.  Kiss Me Deadly [DVD] DVD ~ Ralph Meeker
The list author says:
  "This is about as noire as it gets, turn out the lights, invite Jack Daniels; Jim Beam & Johnnie Walker 'round, and wallow in despair"
£6.01   Used & New from: £2.34
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Vikings [DVD] [1958]
19.  The Vikings [DVD] [1958] DVD ~ Kirk Douglas
The list author says:
  "Worth it for the climatic fight sequence at the end alone, but also for...more Vikings! You'll be doing the babaaabaaababababaaaaa horn sound in the shower evermore, wait until Kirk's boat docks.."
£5.08   Used & New from: £2.39
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

Barbarella [DVD] [1968]
20.  Barbarella [DVD] [1968] DVD ~ Jane Fonda
The list author says:
  "Vadim, the Gallic symbol, turned Jane Fonda into a space vamp, hubba hubba, the openning sequence will never leave your eyelids, cool SF , sexy & fun"
£4.41   Used & New from: £1.35
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

Manhunter [DVD] [1989] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
21.  Manhunter [DVD] [1989] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ William Petersen
The list author says:
  "The original and the best! Michael Mann's "lost" masterpiece, wrongly overshadowed by the trashy remake, William Petersen of CSI fame is the lead, hypnotic and more shocking than the remake"
£35.95   Used & New from: £6.14
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (97 customer reviews)

Falling Down [1992] [DVD] [1993]
22.  Falling Down [1992] [DVD] [1993] DVD ~ Michael Douglas
The list author says:
  "Full of memorable one-liners, Douglas's "everyman" slowly goes more bonkers, but his triumph is to retain our sympathy and understanding, burger slappers beware everywhere"
£2.73   Used & New from: £0.75
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews)

My Darling Clementine [DVD] [1946] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
23.  My Darling Clementine [DVD] [1946] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Henry Fonda
The list author says:
  "Arguably the "best" western ever made? Possibly? Fonda's coldness is perfect for the part, his still performance, his quiet menace, his deep gaze is perfect, myth made magic, brilliant!"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

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The Seven Year Itch [1955] (REGION 1) (NTSC) [DVD] [US Import]
24.  The Seven Year Itch [1955] (REGION 1) (NTSC) [DVD] [US Import] DVD ~ Marilyn Monroe
The list author says:
  "So very clever, just sit back, have a long cold drink ready, enjoy a hot New York visit with MM, she was never more delectable, mesmerising."
£19.94   Used & New from: £0.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Dr Strangelove [DVD] [1964] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
25.  Dr Strangelove [DVD] [1964] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Peter Sellers
The list author says:
  "Maybe it takes and American outside of America to tell us how it really is, just as frightening today as it was all those years ago, a seat gripper."
£6.36   Used & New from: £2.50
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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